Javed Akhtar Day! Trishul, My Favorite Salim-Javed Script

It was Javed’s birthday yesterday, and I am traveling, so I am going to repost a couple of my old favorite Salim-Javed reviews. Starting with this one, which did not turn out to be the best film but is my favorite of their scripts.

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Silly Sunday/Shahrukh Summer Discussion Post: Which Classic Film Do We Most Want to See Him Remake?

Do you realize this entire weekend has been Shahrukh-less? That cannot stand! I must throw something together!

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Amma Nanna O Tamila Ammayi: My Least Favorite Puri Jagannadh Movie (So Far)

I’m pretty sure this is my first Ravi Teja movie, so I can’t make any judgement there.  But it’s my fourth or fifth Puri Jagannadh movie, and I can tell you, in terms of direction, it is not as good as it could be.  I’m missing the clever little touches and sense of humor about the plot.  And I am really really missing the lighter touch with the male-female romance.

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