POSTED BY Namrata Joshi ON Mar 29, 2013 AT 17:35 IST ,  Edited At: Mar 29, 2013 17:35 IST

 Ab Kya Rah Gaya Baaki?

The language a film speaks in reveals a lot about it and its maker. Here are a few lines from this week’s release Himmatwala. Without any comments!

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POSTED BY Namrata Joshi ON Mar 29, 2013 AT 17:35 IST, Edited At: Mar 29, 2013 17:35 IST
POSTED BY Namrata Joshi ON Jan 06, 2012 AT 18:11 IST ,  Edited At: Jan 06, 2012 18:11 IST

Abbas-Mustan have always left me wishing I was a Bollywood star. The duo make acting seem so darn easy. Wear leather. And glitter. Strike several poses. Walk in slow mo. Stare vacantly into the camera. Deliver lines impassively. Shake your bottom to some random song. Travel half the world for shooting all this. And get paid for it too.

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POSTED BY Namrata Joshi ON Jan 06, 2012 AT 18:11 IST, Edited At: Jan 06, 2012 18:11 IST
POSTED BY Namrata Joshi ON Feb 18, 2011 AT 03:09 IST ,  Edited At: Feb 18, 2011 03:09 IST

Ruskin Bond’s Susanna’s Seven Husbands is an intriguing tale of a rich woman whose seven husbands, most of them fortune hunters, die mysteriously, one by one. Speculation about her involvement in these deaths is offset by her many acts of kindness and charity. There’s another hint of a persuasive idea implicit in Bond’s short story: what does a woman really want? What does she look for in a man? What drives her love for him and her impatience and hatred against him? What makes her opt for and out of relationships?

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POSTED BY Namrata Joshi ON Feb 18, 2011 AT 03:09 IST, Edited At: Feb 18, 2011 03:09 IST
POSTED BY Namrata Joshi ON Feb 14, 2011 AT 23:14 IST ,  Edited At: Feb 14, 2011 23:14 IST

A clutch of my most favourite romantic lines from Hindi film songs…

What else is love but… Bawre se is jahan mein bawra ik saath ho; Is sayani bheed mein bas haathon mein tera haath ho

When a woman loves a man… Defined in Bandini... Kuchh kho diya hai pai ke, kuchh paa liya ganvaai ke; Kahaan le chala hai manava mohe baanvari banaai ke

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POSTED BY Namrata Joshi ON Dec 22, 2010 AT 02:48 IST ,  Edited At: Dec 22, 2010 02:48 IST
My most beloved melody this year: Shaam bhi koi
 
Another much-loved one: Cham cham
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POSTED BY Namrata Joshi ON Dec 22, 2010 AT 02:48 IST, Edited At: Dec 22, 2010 02:48 IST
     
 
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