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Kancha, Mogambo, Gabbar, Shakal…the greatest villains of Bollywood cinema

Kancha, Mogambo, Gabbar, Shakal…the greatest villains of Bollywood cinema

3 years ago 2
Bollywood's bad guys have better lines, better outfits, better babes, more gadgets and way more fun before they go out in the climax reel with a… Read Article ▶
Gali Gali Chor Hai Movie Review: The film is too limp to pack a punch

Gali Gali Chor Hai Movie Review: The film is too limp to pack a punch

3 years ago 1
Gali Gali Chor Hai had the potential to be passably engaging but it fails, says Anupama Chopra Gali Gali Chor Hai is a well-intentioned but… Read Article ▶
AGNEEPATH Movie Review: See it for Hrithik Roshan’s heartfelt performance

AGNEEPATH Movie Review: See it for Hrithik Roshan’s heartfelt performance

3 years ago 20
Hrithik convincingly plays superman with an everyman core, but the film disappoints! There are moments of great power in Agneepath. Debutant… Read Article ▶
GHOST Movie Review: Staggeringly shoddy!

GHOST Movie Review: Staggeringly shoddy!

3 years ago 0
Film critic Anupama Chopra reviews Shiney Ahuja's comeback film Ghost for BollywoodLife.com Ghost is a horror film so staggeringly shoddy that it… Read Article ▶
Vidya Balan in ‘The Dirty Picture’: Will Bollywood have more ‘real women’ like her?

Vidya Balan in ‘The Dirty Picture’: Will Bollywood have more ‘real women’ like her?

3 years ago 1
It's naive to believe that the success of The Dirty Picture will radically enhance female clout in the Hindi film industry Game-changer. That's the… Read Article ▶
Anurag Kashyap and Imtiaz Ali’s shared passion!

Anurag Kashyap and Imtiaz Ali’s shared passion!

3 years ago 0
Bollywood's filmmakers are collaborating more without feeling insecure, observes Anupama Chopra Two weeks ago, Imitiaz Ali sat down on the steps of… Read Article ▶
‘RA.One’ box office obsession: The danger of reducing movies to money

‘RA.One’ box office obsession: The danger of reducing movies to money

3 years ago 70
RA.One didn't break Bodyguard's opening day record, but it did set a new three-day benchmark, raking in Rs 60 crore in India The sound and fury… Read Article ▶
Dev Anand, Clint Eastwood, Woody Allen: Creativity knows no age

Dev Anand, Clint Eastwood, Woody Allen: Creativity knows no age

3 years ago 1
These men are so consumed by cinema that they refuse to notice that they are physically frail or that most of their contemporaries are… Read Article ▶
Salman Khan’s ‘Bodyguard’: An easy escape?

Salman Khan’s ‘Bodyguard’: An easy escape?

3 years ago 14
Is going to the movies the same as going to a nightclub? It's that time of the year again. A Salman Khan movie has been released and we are playing… Read Article ▶
Salman Khan: Bollywood’s rockstar

Salman Khan: Bollywood’s rockstar

3 years ago 40
What makes Salman Khan such a force to reckon with? Asks Anupama Chopra, in a column written just before the release of Bodyguard The week Bodyguard… Read Article ▶
My undying love affair

My undying love affair

3 years ago 0
Why, after so many years, am I so in Bollywood's thrall? It's the stories, really. The ones you never see turned into films Last week, a journalist… Read Article ▶
BOOK REVIEW: Anupama Chopra’s ‘First Day First Show’

BOOK REVIEW: Anupama Chopra’s ‘First Day First Show’

3 years ago 0
The author's knowledge and deep understanding of Hindi cinema reflects in her writings In her book on Shahrukh Khan - King of Bollywood: Shah Rukh… Read Article ▶
The audience is ‘Ready’

The audience is ‘Ready’

3 years ago 0
The august Cineswami was inspired to pen this piece after reading Anupama Chopra's excellent disquisition on how mainstream Bollywood audiences heap… Read Article ▶
Critical reclaim

Critical reclaim

3 years ago 2
True, some films we critics dislike go on to become box office smashes. But our job is to be concerned with the quality of a film, not the… Read Article ▶
Deepika: Booked and fit!

Deepika: Booked and fit!

3 years ago 7
She joins the bandwagon of actors promoting fitness books or DVDs Star value works for everything, from ads to box office collections. Now… Read Article ▶
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