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Jul 17, 2019
The Red Sea Diving Resort trailer: Chris Evans plays undercover agent leading a rescue mission in Netflix filmInspired by the book 'Mossad Exodus' by Gad Shimron, The Red Sea Diving Resort is set in the '80s and bought to screen by Israeli director Gideon Raff.
May 09, 2019
Peter Sellers' The Party is the go-to movie for expressing anger over brownface: Is the ire warranted?I don’t really understand why Peter Sellers felt the need to darken his face for the role in The Party. While I don’t think it makes him look Indian, it certainly makes him look greasy and a little blotchy, unless the belief at the time was that Indians, as an entire race, were a greasy and blotchy people | Kuzhali Manickavel writes in her monthly column 'Allegedly Problematic'
Nov 08, 2018
Operation Finale movie review: A film about a high-stakes secret operation is curiously lacking in dreadAlthough it deals with a fantastic subject, boasts of a superb cast, and makes an honest attempt to tell a remarkable story, Operation Finale ends up delivering a rather uninspired two hours
Jul 29, 2018
Scarlett Johansson's Rub and Tug row reveals Hollywood's problematic streak with straight-washing and whitewashingFor both Hollywood and Bollywood, nearly all of the casting decisions centre on the ‘star’ factor and that is why Johnny Depp plays Tonto or Priyanka Chopra plays Mary Kom as it helps the film attract a wider audience.
Jul 17, 2018
Release date for Ben Kingsley's historical spy thriller Operation Finale advanced to 29 AugustOperation Finale is about the hunt and capture of the notorious Nazi war criminal Adolf Eichmann in Argentina in the '60s.
Jan 30, 2018
Mahatma Gandhi on screen: Tracing the portrayal of 'father of the nation' in Indian films, beyond Ben KingsleyPlaying Gandhi on film or the stage has come a long way.
Oct 02, 2017
Gandhi Jayanti: Lage Raho Munna Bhai, Gandhi My Father — how Bapu was immortalised on screenOn Mahatma Gandhi's 148th birth anniversary, a look at films that presented a look into his life and how influential his ideologies were
Apr 13, 2017
Jallianwala Bagh massacre: 98 years later, a look at films, books, music that documented it3 April 1919, marked the day of one of the worst political acts of violence we have ever seen — the Jallianwala Bagh massacre
Oct 02, 2016
On Gandhi Jayanti, a screen and stage guide to Mahatma Gandhi's life and timesFrom the film Gandhi starring Oscar winning actor Ben Kingsley to Lage Raho Munnabhai, filmmakers and playwrights have always been fascinated by the Mahatma.
May 06, 2016
Last week in TV: 'Hannibal', Mario Puzo's 'Omerta', 'The Punisher', Woody Allen and more'Hannibal', Mario Puzo's 'Omerta', 'The Punisher', Woody Allen and more in this week's TV wrap-up.