Monthly Archives: August 2011

Aaja Nachle, 2007

Directed by Anil Mehta, Story by Aditya Chopra It is clear that this film is solely a Madhuri Dixit vehicle, and by vehicle I mean advertising bicycle cart that she rides while shouting through a megaphone, twirling her so-2008 neck … Continue reading

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Om Shanti Om, 2007

Directed, screenplay, and story by Farrah Khan Isn’t it fun to hang out with a friend and talk entirely in in-joke-speak? And isn’t it equally as not-fun to hang out with two other friends that spend the whole conversation making … Continue reading

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Symphony Celestial: Kathak (2003)

Pali Chandra, Invis Multimedia Source: indiavideo’s YouTube account. This is part of a series of reviews for research into the dance of Bollywood films. Depending on where you live, it is highly likely that it is impossible for you to … Continue reading

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Understanding Bharatanatyam (1998)

Insight Media (click on Dance and then World Dance) Source: indiavideo’s YouTube account. This is not a clip from the video itself. This is part of a series of reviews for research into the dance of Bollywood films. Depending on … Continue reading

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Janavak: Folk Dances of India (2000)

Insight Media (click on Dance and then World Dance) Video source: darpanajanvak.blogspot.com. This is not a clip from the video itself. This is part of a series of reviews for research into the dance of Bollywood films. If you are … Continue reading

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