Netflix List for July: A Good Shahrukh Film, a Rom-Com Classic, and a Perfect Malayalam Film Arrive

Time for a Netflix update!  Which I only do once a month or so, so it’s not up to the minute accurate.  But hopefully I make up for that with the descriptions I give them.  (Accessbollywood.net does the real work of keeping this list updated, you should definitely absolutely subscribe to them for your day to day updates.)

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Happy Fat Tuesday! Songs for Bodily Indulgences, Food and Otherwise

Happy Fat Tuesday!  I just waited in line for 20 minutes to buy Pazckis and by the time I got to the front, I decided to just get a full dozen because I had earned them.  This is supposed to be the day we gorge ourselves after all.  And to help us all get into that mood, FOOD SONGS!  And also other songs, but they are hiding under the respectable food ones.

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New Podcast! On Angamaly Diaries, With MovieMavenGal!

As you know if you regularly read the blog, moviemavengal who comments here and has her own blog, is my friend “real” life as well as online.  We saw Angamaly Diaries together (her review is here), and last night we got together over Skype to talk about it and recorded our conversation.

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Angamaly Diaries: Lijo Jose Pellissery Finds his Place Besides Orson Welles and Martin Scorsese

That headline isn’t hyperbole.  There’s one sequence in this film, way at the end, which should be shown in film classes right along Welles and Scorsese from now on.  It’s an amazing technical achievement, but you don’t even notice that, because it is such an amazing artistic achievement at the same time. (Very very long and detailed SPOILER review here)

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