• Must-watch quirky Bollywood movies of the decade

    Dedicated to all those who think Bollywood is just about elaborate songs and dancing around trees. Khosla Ka Ghosla (2006) Dibakar Banerjee’s Khosla Ka Ghosla has no eye-catchingly pretty leading ladies, no gorgeous landscapes and no catchy...

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    My Top 5 Movie Picks from the HKIFF

    There are few things more delightful than witnessing an honest piece of creative work enfolding before your eyes. I experienced that same delight not once, but on five different occasions over the past couple of weeks at...

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  • Jab Tak Hai Jaan: Reasons to Watch or Avoid

    This may not be recommended reading for Shahrukh Khan’s detractors. I have grown over the years to observe this strange phenomenon that hating the actor is somehow ipso facto evidence of a person’s elevated level of intellect....

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  • Durga Puja – The Hong Kong version

    Having spent a significantly high percentage of my life in the City of Joy, I had almost stopped classifying the Durga Pujas as a religious festival. For me, as I am sure for many other residents of...

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