2 Kapoors in 2 Weeks: How Bollywood ‘Hero’ is Undergoing a Quiet Revolution

The Rahuls and Kabirs are changing the way we perceive, identify and accept our heroes. Time to revamp the quizzes, revise the dialogues and brush up our dumb charade acting skills. May be?

Ki & Ka Movie Review: Great Idea, Patchy Film and a Brave Arjun Kapoor

Overall, Ki & Ka is not a great film but it hinges on a brave idea – like every R Balki film. Watch it for the affable Arjun Kapoor, some light-hearted, breezy romance but be ready to come out of the theater thinking – ‘if only…’

Ki & Ka Movie Review: Gender Dynamics for Dummies

The thing about R. Balki is that he is a truly gifted man. He has the talent to come up with the most unorthodox ideas, and present them in the most credible manner on celluloid. In his capacity as an ad filmmaker, it is safe to say that he is par none. After all, withContinue reading “Ki & Ka Movie Review: Gender Dynamics for Dummies”

Shamitabh (2015) Movie Review: Shhh… It’s Always Amitabh.

Language: Hindi | Running Time: 150 Minutes | Director: R Balki Amitabh Bachchan attired in a suit that has seen better days and a voice that sounds like scotch married marmalade, comes out with a philosophical outburst claiming whiskey runs without water but water cannot work without whiskey. You could close your eyes at thisContinue reading “Shamitabh (2015) Movie Review: Shhh… It’s Always Amitabh.”

Imaging Cinema 2014: Screenwriting and Filmmaking Workshop at IIT Madras

IIT Madras is presenting  Imaging Cinema 2014, a Screenwriting-cum-Filmmaking Workshop from 7-14 June. The focus is on various aspects of screenwriting. Sessions on screenwriting will be conducted by experienced resource persons. Special session on aspects of direction and screenwriters will be conducted by established names from Mumbai and South Indian cine industries. 

Anand Mara Nahin, Anand Marte Nahin: R.I.P Rajesh Khanna

Note– This happens to the 500th Post on MAM. We at MAM thank all our authors and readers for their support and look forward to your continued patronage. After moving in and out of the hospital in recent weeks Rajesh Khanna aka Kakaji finally passed away earlier today (18 July). Ever since the recent HavellsContinue reading “Anand Mara Nahin, Anand Marte Nahin: R.I.P Rajesh Khanna”

English Vinglish-Trailer

Ok for quite sometime we have all been hearing of Sridevi making a comeback with English Vinglish & finally the first look and teaser of the film is out. The film is directed by ad filmmaker Gauri Shinde & her husband R.Balki is one of the producers of the film ( the others being SunilContinue reading “English Vinglish-Trailer”