Ohm Shanthi Oshaana Second Review: Puts the Focus On the Heroine For Once

Bangalore Days and Premam both got second reviews, might as well complete the trilogy and give OSO a second review too.  Also it will be a nice little stop gap until my new Malayalam review goes up on Monday, now that family time is over and I am a sad orphan again who can spend her weekends watching movies (now I hear my parents saying “Hey!  We live TWO MILES AWAY! She’s not an orphan!”).  Anyway, life is back to normal is what I am saying, and my family has shrunk back down to normal size and my free time has expanded.

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Sunday Speculative Post: Raabta Inspired Me! What Other Southern Films Could Be Not-Really-Remade

I don’t want to say that Raabta is better than Magadheera, or even as good.  But it is a very clever reimagining which takes the same story but replace the from the southern industry (comedy scenes, action scenes, stalking romance) with the strengths of the Hindi industry (clever dialogue, cutting edge international setting, slightly more complicated characters).  So, what other southern films could we do that with?  Not that we SHOULD do it, but that we could.

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Wednesday Watching Post! What Are You Reading and Watching and Thinking About This Week?

Hello all!  Time to chat about what we have been doing for the past few days.  And the next few days too, since you are welcome to come back and keep commenting every time you see something new that you like.  Until next Wednesday, when you can come comment on next Wednesday’s post!

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I Watched Another Malayalam Film! That Makes 3! Oh, and I LOVED it! (Spoilers for Ohm Shanti Oshana follow)

I have now seen 3 Malayalam films!  Tied with my 3 Telegu, but beating my 2 Tamil.  But if re-watching counts, Malayalam is going to double pretty soon.  Because I loooooooved this movie, and I will be watching it over and over and over again.

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