Though Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle comes close on the heel of Disney’s The Jungle Book (2016), it holds its own because of Andy Serkis’s darker rendition.
As far as being faithful to the past goes, director Abhijeet Deshpande’s Ani… Dr Kashinath Ghanekar makes a decent debut.
With Thugs Of Hindostan, Bollywood showcases its penchant for glamour over authenticity in period dramas
When it comes to depicting historical characters and settings, mainstream Bollywood just cannot get their script right, as the latest biggie Thugs Of Hindostan proves yet again. The case is worse for fantasy and mythology flicks.
Regional literature finds new readers across India, thanks to excellent translations, a dedicated litfest
Readers of Indian English are beginning to wake up to the pleasures of regional literature, thanks to translators, publishers and literary foundations joining forces.