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Dhoondte Reh Jaoge (2009) January 4, 2010 6:04 pm

Just when we begin to praise Bollywood for making alternative films, it throws a film like Dhoondte Reh Jaoge in our path making one feel either nervous for having cast...

Zinda Laash (1967) January 4, 2010 6:26 pm

In a day and age where even the mere mention of Lollywood elicits shudders of contempt, it is a relief to watch a resurrected classic Zinda Laash. Horror film buff...

Billu Barber (2009) January 4, 2010 6:48 pm

Billu Barber easily proves what you already know: Shah Rukh Khan has tremendous star appeal but when it comes to acting, he can easily be upstaged, in this case by...

8×10 Tasveer (2009) January 4, 2010 7:52 pm

Strictly (technically) speaking, 8×10 Tasveer is a milestone for Nagesh Kukunoor. As a storyteller, Kukunoor has tried changing his genre, stepping out of his comfort zone and right into the...

Videsh (2009) January 4, 2010 8:08 pm

Premiering to much critical acclaim at last year’s Toronto International Film Festival, Videsh/Heaven on Earth has been directed by Deepa Mehta, the woman at the helm of the acclaimed Fire-Earth-Water...

Dev D (2009) January 4, 2010 8:20 pm

Anurag Kashyap (Black Friday, No Smoking fame) is not the first filmmaker to make a movie on Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay’s famous novel Devdas. But he is certainly the only one...

Aa Dekhen Zara (2009) January 4, 2010 9:11 pm

Money is power. Power is seduction. It can seduce anyone, even the simplest of men. Can one cheat death? Can fate be fought? These are the questions that Aa Dekhen...

Little Zizou (2009) January 4, 2010 9:22 pm

Indian cinema has been making serious inroads and developments into unchartered territories without the stereotypical Bollywood masala in tow- so much so that now even the term ‘Bollywood’ has been...

Maula Jatt (1979) January 4, 2010 9:32 pm

There is no need to go into the story, a gandasa, a howling musical note, fits of staccato laughter and the dialogue are the only things you need to savour...

Kambakkht Ishq (2009) January 5, 2010 11:08 am

After a long tedious week, what one desperately needs is mindless entertainment. And this is precisely what Kambakkht Ishq promises and delivers: Bollywood masala coated in glam, tossed with idiotic...