Monojit Lahiri

Censor the Censor

Media commentators concede that the Film Industry and Censor Board, historically, has always had differing views on screening content.

1000 Cheers for DDLJ

Even after 20 years DDLJ continues to engage, entertain, enthrall and energize zillion of fans worldwide.

Mind the [Wage] Gap

Gender inequality has been the source of debate and discussion for decades in sports, entertainment and the corporate world.

Back Again

It is the bonding, trust, understanding and total surrender of the stars to the director’s magic touch that usually results in the success of the film.

What’s Age Got to Do With It?

Why are age-challenged pairings not found weird, unreal or totally corny and dismissed when in real life, this kind of pairing — at least in India — would be frowned upon.

Blast From The Past

Can Sushmita Sen regain her universe with her new, ambitious comeback film?

Bolly Babes Turn Kill Billis

It has been reported that some of the established male chauvinists in the industry are not too kicked about “glam, hot, gorgeous Bollywood heroines kicking ass

What Happened to Great Filmi Dialogues

Have chalu and chatpata one-liners replaced the earlier gems

Net Detox

Is the Bangalore clinic only the first volley in the drive to help harassed parents get their young net-junkies back on track?

Bollywood’s Affair with Shakespeare

In India, Shakespeare was first attempted on the screen in Khoon-e-Nahak (Murder Most Foul)

Lights! Camera! Goal!

As celebrities and business honchos storm the auctions, will football in India get a new kick?

Phirangi Bollywood Bimbos

They seem to be "here today, gone today" eye-candy, seductive time-pass distractions for a constituency who, once the movie is over and the phirang bimbos exit, are happy to relapse into contented amnesia.

The Curious Case of Katrina Kaif

Here is a star who is the definitive outsider, can’t speak proper Hindi, can’t really act and yet has socked the box office, hearts of audiences and advertisers and remains the most googled

Uncle Sam V Uncle Shyam

Being a celeb in Politics is no guarantee on transporting the voting public to a never-neverland-of-happy-ever-after.

Hotter Than Romance

Bromances are tough nuts to crack providing filmmakers a real challenge.

Is Bollywood a Global Force?

Even after 68 years of Independence, Indian movie buffs are still looking West for approval.

Reel Politics

Bollywood’s political films fail to make the cut.

Death By Twitter

Social networking in these insatiable, exhibitionistic, let-it-all-hangout-times.

Party Time For The Three Khans

In year 2014, the buzz is that the three trail-blazing musketeers of B-town, the Khans, are going political.

Do Beauty & Brains Mix?

Beauty acts as a double edged sword.

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