Manvi Sharma

5 Social Media Posts That Prove Anurag Kashyap is Indian Cinema’s Brand Ambassador

All of us have been privileged to witness Anurag Kashyap’s journey from a maverick young director to one of the greatest filmmakers in the history of Indian cinema. In fact, it is also the story of mainstream Bollywood’s evolution from its candy floss sensibilities to realistic, gritty human dramas. But Kashyap’s contribution to Indian cinema…

5 Bollywood Films That Dared to Break the Social Stereotype

Bollywood films, since time immemorial, have been under the hammer for promoting clichés, well, as an ardent lover of movies, I won’t dare to differ. But, for a person who has a knack for seeing movies beyond what is showcased on the screen, let me tell you before you think Bollywood and stereotypes are synonymous,…

Small Beginnings to Huge Successes – 4 Sleeper Hits of Bollywood

We live in a time when big-budget commercial cinema is what most actors and directors run after. It hardly takes any efforts for a masala movie with a popular star cast to become a huge box office success. This makes it all the more difficult for new entrants, may it be directors or actors, to…

From Best-Sellers to Blockbusters: Chetan Bhagat’s B-Town Journey

Say what you want about him, but there is no denying the fact that Chetan Bhagat is a man of many talents. Hailed by The New York Times as the best-selling English language novelist in Indian history, Bhagat has donned many hats with aplomb over the years – from writer to screenwriter, public speaker and…

The Rise and Fall of Sarkar – A Refresher

“Mujhe joh sahi lagta hai main karta hoon … woh chahe bhagwan ke khilaaf ho, samaaj ke khilaaf ho, police, kanoon … yah phir poore system ke khilaaf kyun na ho” – A deep-throated voice utters to his enemies without even an ounce of fear. No screaming! No violence! Just his voice shook up his…

Actors Who Just Don’t Seem To Age

Some actors seem to have taken Pablo Picasso’s quote ‘We don’t grow older, we grow riper,’ way too seriously. With a number of new entrants and young, talented faces in the Indian film industry, there are few yesteryear’s actors who are superstars in their own right, and still play lead or second lead roles but…

4 Things Baahubali 2: The Conclusion’s Collections Can Buy

The magnum opus called Baahubali 2: The Conclusion has taken the Indian film industry by storm and how, it has not just broken box office records but has set a benchmark for years to come. With collections totaling to more than 500 crores INR (Ok, don’t gasp in awe), here is a list of what…

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