Ready for a challenge? Instead of just letting you pick from all possible options, we are gonna do BRACKETS. So you HAVE to choose between the two I put head to head and then we keep narrowing it down. It will make more sense as we get into it.Continue reading
Tag Archives: Valentine’s Day
Happy Valentine’s Day! The Age Old Question, Amitabh and Hema or Shahrukh and Madhuri?
I can only think of two distinctively absolutely Valentine’s songs (although I am sure there are more that are not as famous). The question is, which brings you more joy?Continue reading
SRK is My Valentine!
SRK is my Valentine!!! And so I shall spend the day gazing at him gazing at me gazing at him.Continue reading
Happy Valentine’s Day! From Me and Albie Dog!!!!
Happy Valentine’s Day! By golly I am having an SRK and Valentine’s party, even if it is virtual. Every year for 10 years, I have had a Valentine’s and SRK party (sometimes it is 6 people and cake, sometimes it is me and a friend and a heart shaped pizza), and I am not giving up this year! This afternoon we are virtually watching the Letterman special and then talking about how he is the Perfect Man. The way the holiday should be celebrated.Continue reading
Valentine’s 90s Romance Week! What is Your Favorite 90s Romance, Indian and Non-Indian?
I am soooooooooooooo grumpy today. Cheer me up by reminding me about happy things of the past!!! Favorite rom-coms of the decade when I was a little kid.Continue reading
Wednesday Watching Post: What Are You Reading and Watching and Thinking and Listening To on VALENTINE’S WEEK???
Happy Wednesday!!! And happy 4 days to Valentine’s!!!! I may try to talk my parents into a heart shaped pizza to celebrate. And I will try very hard not to be sad that I am missing my annual SRK Valentine’s party for the first time in 10 years!!!!Continue reading
90s Week of Romance: Best Jodi! Aamir-Juhi, Kajol-Ajay, Kajol-SRK, SRK-Juhi, Madhuri-Salman, Madhuri-Anil, Karisma-Salman, Saif-Akshay, Govinda….?
I put in that Govinda one just to make Popka happy. But now she has to tell us who would be the Govinda jodi person, because I don’t know.Continue reading
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!Continue reading
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!Continue reading
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)Continue reading
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.Continue reading
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.Continue reading
Monday Morning Questions: What Do You Want to Ask Me the Last Week of January?
Happy Monday! I had a super productive weekend moving all my furniture around and doing a ton of laundry and buying groceries and I kind of didn’t want to come into work because I was so caught up in all my home stuff.Continue reading
Valentine’s Week of Romance! Thursday Telugu, Fidaa!
The last Thursday review! We had 96, OK Kanmani, and now Fidaa. So many attractive men from the southern states.Continue reading
Simple Ranking Post: Which Love Story Type Do You Like Best?
I know, the SRK ranking posts are well-nigh impossible. This is a simple one that came out of the discussions we are having on my earlier post about the DDLJ type of love story. It got me thinking about other kind of love stories and I am honestly curious which people like best.Continue reading
Valentine’s Week! Aiyyaa, in Which Prithviraj Makes Us All Go “AIYYAAAAAA!”
I’m including this on Wednesday Malayalam, because PRITHVIRAJ! In one of his greatest roles. Or at least most shirtless roles.Continue reading
Valentine’s Shahrukh Discussion Post: Rank SRK Romances!
I feel like I should throw a bone to my SRK readers. Plus, this is just a fun discussion topic!Continue reading
Wednesday Watching: What Are You Reading and Watching and Thinking and Listening to Valentine’s Week?
Happy Day before Valentine’s Day! And day after Lincoln’s Birthday!!!! Such a glorious celebratory week.Continue reading
Valentine’s Week Romance, Chalte Chalte, Shahrukh Finally Makes an Appearance!
Finally an SRK film! And also an older film, meaning before the past 10 years. Somehow I started off with a bunch of new stuff.Continue reading
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).Continue reading
Happy Valentine’s Week!!! What Are the Most Romantic Songs?
Oh boy, fun post! And one that I definitely need your help with, because there are just so many romantic songs out there.Continue reading
Valentine’s Week of Romance! Bareilly Ki Barfi, a New Different Kind of Romance
The sleeper hit of 2017, that would have been a straight up hit-hit in 2018. Great cast, great script, good songs but they were cut down too much.Continue reading
Monday Morning Questions: What Do You Want to Ask Me Gully Boy Week?
Happy Monday! I have such a fun busy week, supposed to see ELKDTAL with friends tonight or tomorrow, then on Weds. a friend I haven’t seen in a long time is coming over, Thurs. is my annual Valentine’s Party, and Friday is Gully Boy (yaaaay!).Continue reading
Silly Sunday: 14 Romances for Valentine’s Day, Part 2
Happy Valentine’s Week!!!!! I already did part one (here), and it got one pity comment from my sister and very few views, but I don’t care, this is my Valentine’s present to myself. So I’m doing Part 2 anyway!Continue reading
Silly Sunday: 14 Valentine’s Romances for Valentine’s Week!!!! Part 1
This seems like a thing that should exist, right? Romances that revolve around all the confusion of Valentine’s Day in India. And instead of getting sucked into just one story, I am going to quickly outline 14 different stories!Continue reading