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Slumdog Millionaire (2008) R 120min

January 7th, 2009 · 3 Comments

Slumdog Millionaire (2008)

Slumdog Millionaire is drama co-directed by brilliant directors Danny Boyle (Trainspotting, The Beach, 28 Days Later and more) and Loveleen Tandan (Vanity Fair, Monsoon Wedding etc.) based on Vikas Swarup’s novel with the same title. I had no idea what the movie [...]

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Seventh Horse of the Sun’s Chariot – Suraj Ka Satvan Ghoda (1993) 130 min

October 25th, 2007 · 1 Comment

Seventh Horse of the Sun’s Chariot – Suraj Ka Satvan Ghoda (1993)

Suraj Ka Satvan Ghoda (The Seventh Horse of The Sun’s Chariot) is considered one of the Art Film masterpieces by Shyam Benegal, an acclaimed Indian director. I saw it about 10 [...]

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Satya (1998) 2h 51min

October 19th, 2007 · 1 Comment

Good memorable gangster drama from Bollywood. Could’ve been shorter though..

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Zubeidaa (2001)

August 25th, 2007 · No Comments

Zubeidaa (2001)

Bollywood’s Shyam Benegal directed this low budget, but beautiful film. Although the film flopped on the big screen, mostly due to low profile of Shyam Benegal, it gained quite a cult when it was released on video.1951 (around the time of decolonization?). The [...]

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