The dichotomy between Priyanka Chopra and Om Puri's presence at Oscars 2017 is quite stark. While one was celebrated for making a red carpet appearance, the other is ignored for his artistic achievements.
Oscar 2017 shocker: La La Land may be a better movie, but Moonlight is a better story suited for our times.
Oscars 2017: At a time when a sudden change in atmosphere in the country is threatening the possibility of achieving a dream for many individuals, La La Land makes a point.
Lipstick Under My Burkha, like Angry Indian Goddesses (2015) and parts of Haraamkhor (2016), explores female desire, a wonder unheard of entirely in the Hindi film industry.
Kangana Ranaut always leaves us dumbstruck with her statements but let it be at the expense of people who are her own stature and not unsuspecting comics.
If not all, some credit goes to Akshay Kumar for levitating 'Jolly LLB 2' from a small-time film to a multiplex-entertainer.
Are our honorable democratic institutions and professional committees so weak that a few shots within a movie should worry them?
Is it our revered constitution or our goons who proffer rights upon the rest of us citizens?
Before Raees, there's no doubting Shah Rukh Khan's spot as a guarantor of success but if he has to catch up with other Khans, some reinvention and introspection would not hurt.
The challenge before Raees is to create sympathy for its protagonist. The trailer of Raees promises that film will be beautiful and magnificent. But what about the character? We hope that makers have that in mind as well.
And for the gay community, one of you is actually one of us… and isn’t that what the fight has been about? For now, the only three words we want to hear from him are, “I am Karan” and that, for anyone, should be enough!