articles by Mahesh Bhat

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Last days of Rex: As curtains come down on Bengaluru's iconic theatre, patrons attend final shows

On 30 December 2018, I spent an afternoon photographing at Rex Theatre on Brigade Road, Bengaluru. I had seen many movies there. (I had missed photographing the Plaza Theatre before it shut down few years ago.) Rex was full of nostalgia seekers, there to see the last shows.