Abhishek Bachchan

May 2011

Game (2011) – Review

By |May 16th, 2011|

When it comes to films starring Abhishek Bachchan, one is somewhat wary. Often times it’s because despite the hype, many (if not most) of AB Junior’s films turn out to be duds. For every Yuva or Guru, there is a Raavan, Bus Itna Sa […]

Dum Maro Dum (2011) – Review

By |May 15th, 2011|

“Goa meri jaan, jannat ki shaan,” are the opening lines of Dum Maro Dum and the opening scenes of the movie show you Goa like you haven’t probably ever seen before.  The first few scenes tell you that this movie is going to have […]

June 2010

Raavan (2010)

By |June 28th, 2010|

Bollywood’s giving us quite the fill of Sanskrit literature: first, it was modern-day Mahabharata with Rajneeti, and this Friday saw the Hindu version of Darth Vader/Joker from Dark Knight/Hannibal Lector/you get the drift, Raavan [from Ramayana] being immortalized in a celluloid saga. The result? […]

January 2010

Paa (2009)

By |January 5th, 2010|

A film where Vidya Balan looks good and Amitabh is not ‘Amitabh’ sounds almost too good to be true, but such a film has finally been made.

Any character Amitabh has played in over three decades has veered on a spectrum between Anthony and Narayan […]