Subhash K Jha
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Rocky Handsome trailer: This is John Abraham's 'Welcome Back' to action

In Rocky Handsome, the action seems to govern the emotions, spinning a lean mean saga .

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Zubaan review: Vicky Kaushal's powerful performance drives this portrait of self-discovery

For those who thought Vicky Kaushal’s Masaan act last year was just a one-off flash in the pan affair, Zubaan is an eye-opener.

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Aligarh proves how homophobic Indians really are

The amount of backlash Aligarh is receiving from homophobic groups is reminiscent of similar treatment towards films such as Deepa Mehta's Fire.

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'Tere Bin Laden: Dead or Alive' review: Laden with the burden of being funny, this one s(t)inks

In Tere Bin Laden: Dead or Alive the actors are all blessed with good comic timing but the jokes are not aimed well enough

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Sanjay Leela Bhansali turns 52: Here's a look at the exquisite tapestry of his cinema

The author gives you a rare insight into each of the films, Sanjay Leela Bhansali has offered to date

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May the best Khan win: Shah Rukh Khan pits 'Raees' with Salman Khan's 'Sultan' this Eid

It seems Shah Rukh Khan has learnt no lessons from his debacle last Christmas when he chose to release Dilwale with Bajirao Mastani.

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Loveshhuda review: This forced, cringe-inducing 'rom-com' will put you off love forever

Girish Taurani tries hard to be Mumbai’s Justin Timberlake in Loveshhuda. Instead he ends up being the poor man’s Ayushman Khurrana

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Guru Dutt's 'Pyaasa' completes 58 years: Mala Sinha's character in this classic was ahead of her time

Mala Sinha’s Meena in Pyaasa is one of the most complex female protagonists in Hindi cinema.

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Watch: This short film on AIDS dares to take a lighter side

"A rough-edged but well-intended new short-film on AIDS awareness entitled (aids+b)2 caught my attention"

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'Mere paas Ma hai': What's next for Tabu after playing mother to Katrina in 'Fitoor'?

When playing the cold-hearted Beghun in Fitoor, we realize what a heavy price Tabu has paid for being a formidable actress.

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A downward spiral: How crucial is Fitoor to Katrina Kaif’s career?

A film likes Fitoor demands a strong performance and Katrina's act will be viewed with a magnifying glass.

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More power to Divya Khosla Kumar: 'Sanam Re' is a celebration of mainstream women directors

Sanam Re needs to make a relatively small amount at the box-office to be considered a profit earner. And therein lies Divya Kumar Khosla intelligence.

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Fitoor Review: What the Dickens? Aditya Roy Kapur, Katrina star in a beautiful but disappointing adaptation

Fitoor is one of the most disappointing literary adaptations ever attempted in Indian cinema.

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Watch: 'Kapoor & Sons' trailer is as star-studded as K3G, but funnier, edgier

The author hopes that Kapoor & Sons doesn’t squander the opportunity to play up its astonishing star cast in exchange of a mundane love triangle

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Bhuj ado about nothing: Shah Rukh, Aamir should focus on their films, not tolerance levels

All three Khans have pulled up their socks in 2016. Shah Rukh Khan in Fan and Raees. Ditto Salman in Sultan and Aamir in Dangal.

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She's back! Parineeti Chopra turns singer to announce her next film, 'Meri Pyaari Bindu'

Parineeti Chopra returns to the big screen after a year with Meri Pyaari Bindu, co-starring Ayushmann Khurrana.

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Not just Waris Ahluwalia: Irrfan Khan, Kabir Khan and Kamal Haasan have also faced airport racism

While Waris Ahluwalia is in the news for being barred from a flight for wearing a turban, Irrfan Khan, Kabir Khan and Kamal Haasan have gone through this before.

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'Sanam Re' vs 'Fitoor': Will you watch a breezy rom-com or an intense love story this Valentine's day?

Both Abhishek Kapoor’s Fitoor and Divya Khosla Kumar’s Sanam Re are love stories shot extensively in the snow.

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Filmfare awards: How could Anil Kapoor possibly win best supporting actor over Nawazuddin?

To nominate Nawazuddin in the ‘supporting’ category was itself a travesty of creative justice for the Filmfare awards.