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Explained: The hidden meaning and foreshadowing in Qala's songs
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Explained: The hidden meaning and foreshadowing in Qala's songs

In Qala's soundtrack, no lyric or verse is accidental. Music is a character in Qala which has a distinct identity of its own. There are times when it acts like an oracle prophesying future events.

Ex Stream Benefits: From Tanaav to My Policeman to Khakee, revisiting the best on OTT in the month that was
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Ex Stream Benefits: From Tanaav to My Policeman to Khakee, revisiting the best on OTT in the month that was

With a few exceptions, November was another disappointing month on the streaming platform. The new season of The Crown, coming as it did right after the Queen’s death, was a major letdown. Looking at the ones that make the cut…

Padavettu movie review: Nivin Pauly and the case of the vague wanderings
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Padavettu movie review: Nivin Pauly and the case of the vague wanderings

Nivin Pauly seems to be struggling with his instincts for the right writing married to the right director. Padavettu is the latest evidence of that.

Opinion| I Wish You Would: Trevor Noah brings schadenfreude to the stage in his comedy special
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Opinion| I Wish You Would: Trevor Noah brings schadenfreude to the stage in his comedy special

Comedians usually romanticize their growing-up years in their hometowns (or countries); in Noah’s case, it’s South Africa.

First Take: Mothers & missing daughters
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First Take: Mothers & missing daughters

I was clean-bowled by Topside. Its jittery, dizzying camerawork (Lowell A. Meyer) may leave the audience feeling queasy. But this immersive drama doesn’t deserve a detached viewing.

Bihar again as crime capital in Khakee, uplifted by a strong central performance by Avinash Tiwary
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Bihar again as crime capital in Khakee, uplifted by a strong central performance by Avinash Tiwary

The narrative is repeatedly massacre-prone. Bihar willy-nilly is rendered as a war zone with repetitive images of caste wars where dozens are mowed down in the name of class equality. None of the bloodbath sequences are epic in their seething exertions.

Khakee The Bihar Chapter review: Solid performances elevate a familiar narrative
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Khakee The Bihar Chapter review: Solid performances elevate a familiar narrative

Khakee: The Bihar Chapter feels familiar but is shouldered by some spectacular performances.

The Swimmers movie review: True refugee story regales with gripping drama but swims in shallow waters
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The Swimmers movie review: True refugee story regales with gripping drama but swims in shallow waters

The film is young adult-friendly and looks at refugee woes though it avoids a deep dive into issues at hand.

Lust Stories 2: Kajol, Angad Bedi, Tamannaah Bhatia, and Tillotama Shome on board for new season
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Lust Stories 2: Kajol, Angad Bedi, Tamannaah Bhatia, and Tillotama Shome on board for new season

A report by Pinkvilla says that considering the theme of the show, it's likely to have a release closest to Valentine's Day.

Salman Khan and Chiranjeevi's partnership deserved much better than Godfather
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Salman Khan and Chiranjeevi's partnership deserved much better than Godfather

In the initial footage of the second-half, Salman studio-rides a fancy mobike, studio-bombs a truck carrying illicit money. The entire action sequence reeks of phoney, juvenile special effects of the kind employed in Ekta Kapoor’s serials.

Future of love: At the dangerous intersection of longing, loneliness, politics and technology
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Future of love: At the dangerous intersection of longing, loneliness, politics and technology

The journey of human intimacy in the next four or five decades may decide the course of human history for centuries to come

Binge drinking, binge watching and the downward trajectory of Indian cinema
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Binge drinking, binge watching and the downward trajectory of Indian cinema

Rousing agitation, promoting extremism and pushing the toxic Leftist ideology by using cinema as a cloak was still nascent. That propaganda would come much later as we shall see

Here's why Irrfan Khan's son Babil could be the next promising debutant on the block!
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Here's why Irrfan Khan's son Babil could be the next promising debutant on the block!

The actor is set to give the audiences a very unique cinematic experience in the form of Qala that will soon stream on Netflix.

CAT Trailer: Randeep Hooda shines in a show that promises to be gritty and gripping
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CAT Trailer: Randeep Hooda shines in a show that promises to be gritty and gripping

CAT brings forth the story of Gurnaam Singh who is compelled to become a police informant once again in spite of donning a new identity and moving forward in life.

Qala Trailer: Irrfan Khan's son Babil Khan and Tripti Dimri shine in this psychological drama
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Qala Trailer: Irrfan Khan's son Babil Khan and Tripti Dimri shine in this psychological drama

While sharing the video, Netflix wrote in the caption, “The innocence in her voice is only matched by the pain in her eyes. We are already preparing ourselves to experience the rollercoaster of emotions that is Qala, come 1st December. Streaming only on Netflix.”

Sikandar Kher on Monica O My Darling and Uunchai: 'The whole combination will be right if mom has a release too'
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Sikandar Kher on Monica O My Darling and Uunchai: 'The whole combination will be right if mom has a release too'

Both Monica O My Darling and Uunchai are releasing today on November 11, and in an exclusive interview with Firstpost, Sikandar Kher opens up on the same, and working with Vasan Bala on the thriller that's all set to stream on Netflix. He also reveals which his favourite thrillers are.

Glass Onion- A Knives Out Mystery Trailer: Daniel Craig looks sensational in this promising thriller
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Glass Onion- A Knives Out Mystery Trailer: Daniel Craig looks sensational in this promising thriller

Talking about the experience, Daniel Craig mentions, "We had such an amazing cast in the last one and I didn’t know how we were going to top that, but we’ve equaled it."

Indian Predator: Murder in a Courtroom, a must-watch for true crime fans
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Indian Predator: Murder in a Courtroom, a must-watch for true crime fans

The new Netflix true crime docu-series does an admirable job of unravelling the strange and disturbing case of Akku Yadav, an accused in over 40 rapes and 3 murders, who was lynched to death by a mob of hundreds of women.

Weekend Binge: From Indian Predator to Flames Season 3, here's what to watch on OTT platforms this week
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Weekend Binge: From Indian Predator to Flames Season 3, here's what to watch on OTT platforms this week

You name a genre and we add it to the list. From crime to romance, from fantasy to adventure, the cinephiles are surely up for a ride this week.

Opinion| The Watcher: How a stalker’s obsession tears down a family
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Opinion| The Watcher: How a stalker’s obsession tears down a family

There’s something juicy about a true crime series in which the needle of suspicion moves from one character to the next.