A Quiet Place

SCREAM - this is what you expect in any horror film. People scream when they get scared, people scream when they see a ghost or a spirit, but not in this film. For the first 5-7mins into the film, you sit clueless about what is happening and why is nobody speaking anything. But with just … Continue reading A Quiet Place

Boot Polish

The era of the 50's was when the Hindi film industry began to gain momentum with some legendary film-makers like Guru Dutt, K.A Abbas and Raj Khosla among others, and also with some great artists including Raj Kapoor, Dev Anand, Waheeda Rehman and Nargis. When it comes to a sibling relationship, we have known to … Continue reading Boot Polish

Mother India

Mother India - a 1957 film, directed by Mehboob Khan and starring Nargis, Sunil Dutt, Rajendra Kumar, and Raaj Kumar, is a story about a woman Radha who in absence of her husband manages to raise her kids. Despite being poor and alone, she faces all the problems with utmost courage. The name of the movie was selected to counter American author Katherine … Continue reading Mother India