Ragini MMS poster

Review: Ragini MMS (2011)

Horror movies are particularly difficult to analyze. They often punish vices like premarital sex, but also often present a young woman who is resourceful and brave. But her reward, that is her life, is because […]

Rang De Basanti movie poster

Review: Rang de Basanti (2006)

Quick review: rang de Basanti is a beautiful, moving film about how easy it can be to ignore the past and the importance of revolution. Only watch it if you are in the mood to […]

Anushka Sharma in Jab Harry Met Sejal

Fanfic Friday: Jab Harry Met Sejal

Okay, this is more of a fan canon than a fan fiction. Harry enjoys reconnecting with his family, friends, and village. Sejal enjoys his joy and happiness, and is welcomed by the community. But she […]

“Laila Main Laila” (Raees, 2017)

What do item numbers do best? Push boundaries. Combine styles. The music is an updated version of “Laila O Laila” from 1980’s Qurbani. The music is a bit faster, more electronic and processed (the original […]

Jab Harry Met Sejal poster

Review: Jab Harry Met Sejal (2017)

A few hours before watching Jab Harry Met Sejal, I happened to watch the 2017 live-action Ghost in the Shell. As that movie ends, a voiceover tells us, “Our memories don’t define us. Our actions […]

Fanfic Friday: Magic the Gathering

My fancast for Magic: The Gathering.  (Check out my Bollywood Cube here and here.) Rani Mukerji as Liliana Vess Ranbir Kapoor as Jace Beleran Alia Bhatt as Nissa Revane Kangana Ranaut as Chandra Nalaar Ranveer […]

Variety: Priyanka Chopra Developing Comedy Series About Bollywood Star at ABC

Hell yeah! ABC is developing a comedy series about a former Bollywood star executive produced by Priyanka Chopra, Variety has learned exclusively. The currently untitled single-camera series would follow a former Bollywood star who settles down in the suburbs […]