World Theater Day: Let’s Put on a SHOW!

Thanks to Amitji, I just learned this is “World Theater Day”.  Which seems like as good an excuse as any to do a light songs post.  So, let’s look at movie songs that take place within a theater!

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Happy Birthday Salman! Here are the most important reasons I love you!

1 through 40 are important too, but these are my top eleven. (UPDATE: These are mostly the same as in 2015, with a few tweaks.  And of course a new one added!)

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Happy Birthday Himesh Reshammiya! My 4th Favorite Music Director!

That sounds bad, just calling him my 4th favorite!  But he should be flattered, he comes after Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy, AR Rahman, and Vishal-Shekhar.  And right before Pritam.  And today he is 43, so I get to put up all my favorite songs and reasons I love him!  25 in all, for the age he was when he wrote his first hit song.

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Watching Khoobsurat after Neerja

I watched Khoobsurat for the 4th time last night (I missed it in theaters, but have seen it 4 times on DVD after a friend told me I HAD to watch it).  It’s just as good as it ever was, but it’s also a whole different experience watching it having just seen Neerja.  In all sorts of ways.

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Prem Ratan Dhan Payo: 3 and 1/2th Watch! Still Good!

I saw Prem Ratan Dhan Payo in theaters twice and bought it on DVD the day it came out, but I’ve only watched it 1 and a half times since it left theaters (the half is because my sister already watched the first half while I was at work, and then we watched the end together).  But you know, I think I may like it even more on DVD than I did on the big screen.

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