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Articles labelled ‘films’

  • Film Review: Shame

    Often nightmarish, Shame can be best described as a story about neurosis and dysfunction.
  • When John Met Sherlock

    What is really interesting is how much further Sherlock goes than the original stories in developing the characters of the two protagonists.
  • Sexperts and Dog Funerals

    An exclusive interview with Yuki Ellias, lead actress of the refreshingly quirky indie film Love You to Death.
  • Cinephilia: Albert Pinto’s Wrath

    Maybe Albert is not so angry after all. Maybe he’s just irritated, or insecure, or jaded.
  • Tall, Dark, and Dangerous

    As The Dark Knight Rises approaches, we ask ourselves why women find Batman to be the most desirable of all superheroes.
  • Q Fest 2011: Being Seen, Being Heard

    The two-day L.G.B.T. festival coordinated by Open Space is back in Pune and takes place over this weekend (Dec. 10-11). Details inside.
  • Cinephilia: No Orchids for Miss Blandish

    This isn’t the kind of bad film that has become everyone's punching bag over time. Far more humiliatingly, it has just been ignored.
  • Cinephilia: Guide

    A film that was daring enough to traverse conventional boundaries and present to its viewers a slice of life of a maladjusted lover.
  • Cinephilia: Rear Window

    On why Alfred Hitchcock’s celebrated Rear Window is not just a thriller.
  • Film Review: Noukadubi

    If you are a connoisseur of films that leave a lingering aftertaste like gourmet French wine, watch Rituparno Ghosh's Noukadubi.
  • Film Review: John & Jane

    Ashim Ahluwalia's disturbing film is about a different kind of imperialism: a psychological one.
  • Made in Bollywood

    We might as well take pride in our cute little obsession instead of trying to pretend it doesn’t exist.

The City Speaks #16

By Jai Undurti and Harsho Mohan Chattoraj