25 Lata Mangeshkar love songs that immortalize Yash Chopra!

He is the doyen of Bollywood romance. She is the first lady of Hindi film music. He lent character to Swiss Alps and chiffon sarees. She taught a hundred leading ladies to emote. Together they made romantic songs that transcended generations, rewrote Bollywood history. Today, every film produced under Yash Raj Films banner opens with her timeless voice. The […]

Oppam (ഒപ്പം) – An archaic thriller that is moderately engaging!

Priyadarshan is one filmmaker who tasted creditable success, across genres and languages. The director is back with his Onam bonanza – a racy thriller Oppam starring his agent of fortune, Mohanlal. Given the director’s proven expertise in the genre, one expects a thrilling ride. So, does Oppam click? It does… to a great extent. […]

“Kareeb”… Because there’s great beauty in simplicity!

Vidhu Vinod Chopra’s Kareeb released in July 1998. Based on a story penned by Chopra’s mother-in-law Kamna Chandra, the film is about two simple individuals in love. Simplicity is the catchword for Kareeb. It is a tale of simpletons. Their tribulations aren’t larger than life. The surroundings, the music, the production […]