Badla! Surprisingly solid little movie. Not groundbreaking, but well-made! Worth remembering as part of 2019Continue reading
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NRI Week: Badla, an NRI Thriller
Yaaay, Badla is on Netflix!!!! And perfectly timed for NRI week, so I even have an excuse to combine and repost my two reviews from the theatrical release.Continue reading
Global Box Office: Kesari Ke-Sucks
That title is a bit harsh. More accurate would be “Kesari Ke-Disappoints Based on Past Performance of Similar Films Although in Isolation it Appears to Be Doing Quite Well”. But that’s not as snappy. (figures from bollywoodhungama)Continue reading
Global Box Office Report: Badla, Red Chillies Gets Its Revenge on the Nay-Sayers!
Oh shoot, I failed at a clever title. Oh well, there’s always next week. Something about playing Holi with money or something, that will work. (as always, figures from bollywoodhungama)Continue reading
Hindi Film 101: Red Chillies and a New Way of Reaching the Overseas Audience
This is fun! Kind of a “state of the studio” post, looking at where Red Chillies came from and where it is now, post the release of Badla.Continue reading
Box Office Report: Badla Does Blockbuster!
I took a little box office vacation the past several weeks, but obviously I had to come back to see how SRK’s new movie did!!!! (data from bollywoodhungama here) This is a pretty light post, because I am planning and writing a more in depth discussion of SRK and Red Chillies to go up separately.Continue reading
Discussion Post, “Unplugged” Episodes With SRK and Amitabh for Badla
I thought I didn’t have a lot to say about these, but now all three are out, and I know a lot of you have watched them, I thought I might as well put up a space for us to talk about them. And then I turned out to have A LOT to say after all!Continue reading
Badla Review (SPOILERS): All About the Mahabharata (do not read this review if you can possibly see the movie, really you will regret it, save yourself)
Yaaaay, a good movie! I love when I can review a good movie instead of complaining about a bad one. This isn’t, like “brilliant perfect best ever” movie. But it is very well-made and generally solid. If you like kind of mystery thriller movies. Oh, and AVOID SPOILERS. Don’t read this review if you have any chance of watching this movie, read this review instead.Continue reading