Happy Valentine's Day from Albie Dog!!!!

Do you like cute dog photos? Do you like heart shaped cookies? I have a post for you!

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Valentine's Week of Sex: Aa Gale Lag Jaa, Peak Sharmila and Shashi Get Naked in a Cabin

Woo-hoo, first new review! Starting on top with arguably the two most attractive people in 1970s Hindi film, Sharmila and Shashi. Get them naked in a cabin, and you’ve really got something!

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Valentine's Festival of Romance Scheduling Rough Draft!!! Did Your Favorite Make it On the List? If Not, It Is Your Own Fault For Not Lobbying Enough

This is it! Last chance! Based on reader interest in these films, and suggestions put forth, and generally what I think I/you will like, this is my list of Romances for Valentine’s Week Festival. If you read this list and go “oh ick, I hate ——” or “oh man, she didn’t include my favorite movie —-!”, now is the time to speak up. (also, don’t panic, I decided to do a whole Ramesh Sippy Week in honor of Shimla Mirch)

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Two Crowdsource Requests: Movies for BollywoodNewbie to Watch on Her Plane Trip, and Romances for Valentine's Week

These are equally important questions and I don’t want you to be lazy and just do one or the other! So if you comment, you have to give at least one idea for BOTH! So it can be like 10 movies for BollywoodNewbie, and only 1 for Valentine’s, or vice versa, but at least try to cover both.

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Prepare for Valentine's Day! Here is a List of Movies for an Anti-Romance Marathon!!!!

The World says Valentine’s Day should be about hearts and love and candy. I reject The World! I’m a rebel! I say, celebrate anti-love and eat salty snacks alone in front of the TV! Join me, and use this list as viewing suggestions. The movies that make you think “I’m so glad I am single”. And yes, they are all about men sucking and girls being awesome. Whatever, boys can watch every other movie if they want to feel happy within themselves, it’s harder for women.

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Valentine’s Week Romance! Daawat E Ishq, Pari’s Other Overlooked Romance

I would say “why didn’t anyone tell me how good this movie is?”, but then there have been people screaming at me in the comments to watch it for months now, so I can’t really say that.  Anyway, it’s good!  Really good!  Running Shaadi good (my gold standard for overlooked brilliant little rom-coms).

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TGIT: Post-Valentine’s Blues, We Get a Bonus Photo Post This Week!!!!

I was going to do a bonus fanfic, but judging by view count, the TGIF posts are more popular, so I’m doing that instead.  And a nice Valentine’s one, for us to recover from all the romance and coupliness of yesterday.

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Starter Kit: Hindi Film Romance Through the Decades

I forgot about this post until reflects on life reminded me of it!  And now I think I will make it an annual tradition, to update and repost it on Valentine’s day.

Valentine’s Day!  Day of love!  And for that reason, a good day for a one of post just about love stories.  The two kinds of them, the socially relevant ones in which the romance is just a jumping off point for a broader social issue, and the fun fun fun ones that just make you smile.

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Wednesday Watching Post: What Are You Watching and Thinking and Reading on Valentine’s Day? And What is Your Favorite Valentine’s Day Romance Film?

Happy Wednesday!  And Happy Valentine’s Day!  I am going to celebrate by buying a special fancy flavored coffee instead of making my own at home and being cheap.

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Hindi Film 101 for Valentine’s: The Two Types of Indian Film Romances through the decades

(Yet another reposted post!  But it is one that really belongs in the Hindi Film 101 series, so this is just righting a wrong)

Valentine’s Day!  Day of love!  And for that reason, a good day for a one of post just about love stories.  The two kinds of them, the socially relevant ones in which the romance is just a jumping off point for a broader social issue, and the fun fun fun ones that just make you smile.

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