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In Between Epic And Eternity

In Between Epic And Eternity

30 April, 2018 Prachi Pinglay-Plumber

Here in Mumbai, when Faezeh Jalali presents Shikhandi: The story of In-Betweens, the story becomes a brisk, pinching satire about punishing times, then and now.

Captain (Malayalam)

Captain (Malayalam)

05 March, 2018 Minu Ittyipe

This biopic of V.P. Sathyan, Kerala’s and India’s football team captain in the ’90s, injects a dose of adrenaline into the veins of a resurgent Kerala


A Grandiose Song For Gandhi

The musical moves from one milestone to the other interspersed with songs and commentary by Boman Irani as the voice of the British Raj.

To The Beats Of A Solo Performer

To The Beats Of A Solo Performer

13 March, 2017 Prachi Pinglay-Plumber

The story touches upon glamour and the cost it extracts. It's about crime, the afterlife and love...


Raees

Watching it as just a movie divorced from the reality around us, Raees offers as many moments of entertainment as tedium in the second half...

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30 January, 2017

On An Electric Cool Memory Ride

Prachi Pinglay-Plumber

Starring two maverick artists Niladri Kumar and Makrand Deshpande, Patni meddles with the consciousness of the audience...


05 December, 2016

When The Niffler Meets A No-Maj

Deepa Gahlot

The film will obviously appeal to those who liked the Potter sagas, and they get a chance to enter a whole new world of Rowling-created mythology.


28 November, 2016

Through A Funny-Poignant Masque

Dola Mitra

A delightful tale of love narrated to the audience in a ballad-like song sung by Jacob Rajan, the writer and sole actor


21 November, 2016

This Arcadian Adventure Isn’t A Literary Lapse

Prachi Pinglay-Plumber

The theatrical presentation of the writings of Stephen Leacock, the British-born, Canadian political scientist and humourist is entertaining and engaging.


24 October, 2016

Ramlila In Delhi

Vinod Nagpal

Theatre is far removed from today’s Ramlilas, which are closer to the television versions Ramayana.


17 October, 2016

M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story

Deepa Gahlot

Audiences have taken to it, because it combines two mass opiates—cricket and cinema


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10 October, 2016

Queen Of Katwe

Anirudh Bhattacharyya

Once upon a time, there was the Disney princess who has now been upstaged by a pauper–a 10-year-old chess prodigy from the slums of Kampala


03 October, 2016

Pink

Deepa Gahlot

Amitabh Bachchan holds the movie together with his piercing gaze and formidable presence


26 September, 2016

Lion

Anirudh Bhattacharyya

Could easily have transgressed into poverty porn territory, with a side of White Saviour Complex tossed in...


26 September, 2016

And Also

Mildly funny, pseudo-feminist, and not in the least offensive


19 September, 2016

Island City

Prachi Pinglay-Plumber

A very welcome, refreshing and poignant tale of Mumbai.


19 September, 2016

Saheb, Bibi, Golam

Dola Mitra

A spoof—if not a laugh riot—of everything from modern marriages to the police-politician nexus.


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12 September, 2016

Double Bill: Wada Chirebandi & Magna Talyakathi

Prachi Pinglay-Plumber

Constantly reminds the audience of the randomness of life and the inevitable, and random, tragedies that await you


Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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