Just Married Please Excuse

2017-11-11T00:38:37+00:00 Tags: , , , , |

To be honest, enjoying reading modern Indian writers is a bit of a rarity for me. Whisking aside books that have made a big impact worldwide like The God of Small Things, Interpreter of Maladies, Midnight's Children, The Inheritance of Loss to name a few, I do not enjoy picking up an Indian author. Maybe

Best Eateries for Bookworms – III

2017-11-11T00:38:38+00:00 Tags: , |

It has been ages since I have picked up the Best Eateries for Bookworms series. You can read the last two instalments here – Best Eateries for Bookworms – I Best Eateries for Bookworms – II In the last few years, I have read some brilliant books. I have branched out my interests into fantasy

Ek Main Aur Ekk Tu & Dinner table discussions

2017-11-11T00:38:51+00:00 Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Who could have thought that Ek Main Aur Ekk Tu will spark off dazzling dinner table debates at home? I saw the movie with mom, dad, sis and Geet (yeah! Polly has been rechristened Geet. It was long overdue). Although the movie was above average, it broke many boundaries around how girls are expected to

Love Aaj Kal – Movie Review

2017-11-11T00:38:53+00:00 Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

I don't know if it was because I was Bollywood starved from the last six months or if it was because the movie was really good, the fact remains that I immensely enjoyed the movie. The Aaj and Kal of it (no spoilers) Jai(Saif Ali Khan) and Meera(Deepika Padukone) are a modern day couple living

Dostana – Movie Review

2017-11-11T00:39:02+00:00 Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

I think I am getting old, because the people around me were laughing and enjoying the movie while I was yawning like a hippopotamus(I almost took a nap in the second half). Is this what happens when you are exposed to world cinema and have a yardstick to compare? Or am I seriously getting old!!!