• Quiz | Happy Birthday Bindu: How Well Do You Know Her Songs?
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    Quiz | Happy Birthday Bindu: How Well Do You Know Her Songs?

    With her fabulous and flamboyant persona, Bindu became one of Bollywood’s most love-to-hate vamps. It is impossible to imagine the Hindi film scene minus the actress’ colourful performances as the villain’s moll, an errant bahu, and later as a bossy mother-in-law.

  • 7 Film Facts about Sonakshi's Mom Poonam Sinha on Her Political Debut
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    7 Film Facts about Sonakshi's Mom Poonam Sinha on Her Political Debut

    Poonam Sinha, actor-politician Shatrughan Sinha’s wife and actress Sonakshi Sinha’s mother, joined the Samajwadi party today in Lucknow.

  • In Remembrance: 10 Anand Bakshi Songs You May Have Overlooked
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    In Remembrance: 10 Anand Bakshi Songs You May Have Overlooked

    One of Hindi cinema’s most loved lyricists, Anand Bakshi's glorious career spanned four decades and over 3500 songs.

  • Is comedy gasping for breath in Bollywood?
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    Is comedy gasping for breath in Bollywood?

    Make no mistake! The decline of comedy in Hindi cinema began well and truly before a certain Sajid Khan of #MeToo infamy came on the scene. Much before he defiled our sensitivities with the Housefull series close to a decade ago, Hindi movies had plumbed the depths by attempting to evoke laughter around a character’s appearance and speech. Coming to the Housefull series, the first instalment was supposedly based on the Tamil hit Kaathala Kaathala, made by master craftsman Singeetham Srinivasa Rao, the maker of India’s first silent movie in color and the man who converted a full-size actor into a dwarf without the use of computer graphics.