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

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

2 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 ▶
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?

2 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 ▶
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 ▶
Karisma, Madhuri, Sridevi: The comeback girls

Karisma, Madhuri, Sridevi: The comeback girls

3 years ago 4
Bollywood no longer sees a heroine's advancing years as a liability. This should let older actresses break the glamour mould and take on edgier… 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 ▶
Five of my favourites

Five of my favourites

3 years ago 1
There are some films that never leave you. Here is my selection of a few unforgettable ones In these troubled times, if you're looking for solace in… Read Article ▶
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