Year: 2022

Anatomy Of A Scandal: No Means No Is Just Another Scam To Blame Women

The recent show, Anatomy of a Scandal on Netflix based on a book by Sarah Vaughan raised some uncomfortable questions on consent.  I love watching limited series.   I have a short attention span and I find it hard to follow series with multiple seasons as I get bored soon.  I usually search for ‘limited series’. …

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The New Love

They were both wearing black from head to toe.  The guy looked very tall.  The girl was tall too.  She was wearing a black long dress with slits on the sides. Her hair was curly and long.  Her eye makeup was very heavy for her small eyes. But nonetheless it looked attractive. They started out …

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Jalsa: Gripping, Intriguing With Brilliant Performances – No Spoiler Review

Whenever I watched Hollywood movies with strong, female protagonists, I always felt sad that Bollywood does not do justice to older female actresses, and we are forced to watch the same old romance ****, cheap item numbers and some bullshit masala formula. When I watched actresses like Olivia Colman and Susan Sarandon not just carry …

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Raw Emotions On My Grandmother’s Birthday: The Black Hole and A Door

1st February 2021, my grandmather passed away.  I have blogged about her before.  Somehow, I feel the world has been crazy since then.  The second wave of covid happened. So many people died. Age or health had no connection, people just died.  The war started. And as insignificant as I may be in the grand …

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Doobe Doobe Had It Been A Theatre Release – Definitely Doobe!! Gehraiyaan – No Spoiler Review 

This will be a short and no spoiler review since I know most people may not have dared to watch this movie yet.  I was not brave enough myself but since I had just finished a hectic deadline,  I thought to treat (torture?) myself. Internet stopped working after the ‘twist’ and I strained my already …

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Impeachment: American Crime Story -Compelling, Gripping and Sad!

I was about 10 when the Clinton-Lewinsky scandal had surfaced to public knowledge.  I was living in Patna at that time.  I remember “it” because it was all over the news.  The newspapers in Hindi termed it as ‘Yaun Sambadh’.  I did not understand what it meant.  I assumed they meant ‘young’ and did not …

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