Category Archive: Bollywood Reviews

Piku (2015)

Piku (2015) A quirky take on the father-daughter relationship With a much leaner run time than your typical Bollywood entertainer, the new comedy-drama Piku takes a modern look at the desi father-daughter relationship,… Continue reading

Happy New Year (2014)

Happy New Year (2014) Back in 2007, Indian director Farah Khan surprised the world with the blockbuster, Om Shanti Om, a delightful tribute to the true taste of Bollywood. Now, seven years later,… Continue reading

Bang Bang! (2014)

Bang Bang! (2014) Part espionage thriller, part revenge drama, and part romantic comedy, Bang Bang! is the official Fox Star Studios Bollywood re-make of Knight and Day (2010), the mediocre Hollywood action/ adventure… Continue reading

Jab Tak Hai Jaan (2012)

Jab Tak Hai Jaan (2012) A Yash Chopra Romance Coinciding with the 50th anniversary of Yash Chopra’s career in Bollywood, Chopra’s swan song, the romance Jab Tak Hai Jaan, is a breath of… Continue reading

Dhoom (2004)

Dhoom (2004) Get off the road! Following a six-year lull, Dhoom — meaning noise or uproar — is Yash Raj Films’ first action flick since 1988’s Vijay; the picture engagingly fuses Hollywood’s popular… Continue reading

Gunday (2014)

Gunday (2014) The new Yash Raj Produced film Gunday is quite frankly a celebration of sculpted torsos, reminiscent of the hit 90’s television show Baywatch. Instead of running on sandy Los Angeles beaches… Continue reading

Dhoom: 3 (2013)

Dhoom 3 (2013)  After India’s answer to The Fast and the Furious (2001), Dhoom (2004) went on to become one of the highest grossing Hindi films of 2004 and the mega successful Dhoom:… Continue reading

Mere Brother Ki Dulhan (2011)

Mere Brother Ki Dulhan (2011) After several stints as an assistant director on other Yash Raj productions such as New York (2009) and Badmaa$h Company (2010), Ali Abbas Zafa’s directorial debut Mere Brother… Continue reading

Salaam Namaste (2005)

Salaam Namaste (2005) Let’s get to know each other It’s the twenty first century and one must accept the reality that East Indians have immigrated to many different parts of the world. One… Continue reading