Nostalgia

Cult Comedies of Hindi Cinema

“Comedy is the art of making people laugh without making them puke,” said Steve Martin, the successful American comedian, actor, and playwright. Bollywood comedians from Mehmood to Shakti Kapoor to Johnny Lever, have spent all their lives to solve the mystery of what makes people “die, laughing”. Hindi cinema, over the decades, has produced some timeless…

An Ode to the ‘Firsts’ of Hindi Cinema

The very mention of the word ‘Bollywood’ evokes a billion thoughts – drama, romance, songs, cliché, Shah Rukh Khan, hysteria, and much more. In its 100+ years of existence, Bollywood has not just entertained and enthralled the cine goers but has also massively influenced lives and the society in general. In what we could like…

3 Bollywood Movies that got Sports Stars the Fame they deserved

Filmmakers can be inspired by anything and everything. Be it a random conversation with a girl in a bus (the character of Geet essayed by Kareena Kapoor Khan in Jab We Met was inspired by a girl whom Imtiaz Ali spoke to while traveling in a bus) or a novel – filmmakers always find a…

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…

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