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ROTI, KAPADA aur MAKAAN (1974)

If there was one filmmaker who could make engaging patriotic films which had huge entertainment value and who did more to bring out one’s patriotic side then 100 documentaries it was “Mr. Bharat” – Manoj Kumar.

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NASEEB (1981)

Manmohan Desai, born February 26th 1937 in then Bombay, was considered the ultimate emperor of the so called “masala movie genre”.  In the article about the 1977 all time classic “AMAR AKBAR ANTHONY” I tried t...

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QAYAMAT SE QAYAMAT TAK (1988)

There are hit movies, super hit movies, good movies, block busters… but once in a while comes a movie (a love story) that changes the entire movie scene...

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MADHU’S CHOICE – THE HOLI EDITION

On 25th February 2018 a special programme was broadcast on ” YAADEIN- A Walk Through Memory Lane”  on SunriseFM (The Netherlands). A special programme regarding “holi”...

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HUM SAATH SAATH HAIN (1999)

” HUM SAATH SAATH HAIN” (1999) was the third collaboration between actor Salman Khan and producer/director Sooraj Barjatya at that time (Maine Pyar Kiya -1989-  and Hum Aapke Hain Kaun -1994 being the previous ...

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AMAR AKBAR ANTHONY (1977)

Though certain sections of the media and some self proclaimed elite viewers look down on the so called ” masala-entertainers”  it is a fact that the biggest hits produced in India till date are the ” masala-mov...

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Mr. India (1987)

Some artists are such masters at their craft and leave such a lasting impression that they become part of our lives. Through their work  (songs/films) they comfort us when we feel down and out...

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Sholay (1975)

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So when I started writing this blog it took me all of my willpower NOT to start with “Sholay”. But recently I spoke to 2 persons who confessed not to have seen the movie ever...

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Anand (1971)

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Hrishikesh Mukherjee was a director who told very simple stories in a very entertaining way...

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