Nandini ramnath

The most rewarding cinema experiences are at film festivals, when one film flows into the next. Photo: GK Sivaprasad/via IIFK<br />
‘The Butler’, starring Forest Whitaker<br />

Domestic Turbulence

3 min read . 25 Nov 2013
All The President’s Men is about the Watergate scandal<br />

Power to the press

2 min read . 08 Nov 2013
The ‘Mad Max’ movies are about stunts and black humour<br />

Uneasy riders

3 min read . 28 Sep 2013
Mel Gibson in ‘The Year of Living Dangerously’<br />

Movers and fixers

3 min read . 14 Sep 2013
Sharmila Tagore in Satyajit Ray’s ‘Devi’<br />

Miracle workers

3 min read . 31 Aug 2013
Satyajit Ray depicts the decadence of the zamindar in ‘Jalsaghar’<br />
‘Y Tu Mamá También’,is about a journey of sexual discovery<br />

I am trying to seduce you

2 min read . 09 Jul 2013
The opening sequence of Akira Kurosawa’s Kagemusha, with three similar-looking men.<br />

Two hearts beat as one

3 min read . 25 May 2013
‘Tokyo Sonata’ is about the emotional meltdown of a family.<br />

Unemployment exchange

3 min read . 15 Apr 2013
‘Infernal Affairs’ (above) was remade as ‘The Departed’.<br />

Rebirth pangs

2 min read . 30 Mar 2013
Gary Oldman in Bram Stoker’s ‘Dracula’<br />

CINEMA CURRENT: Herd effect

3 min read . 16 Mar 2013
Akshay Kumar plays yet another khiladi<br />

Here we go again

2 min read . 07 Dec 2012
In Jab Tak Hai Jaan, Khan plays the hero who believes true love happens only once.<br />

Try a little ardour

2 min read . 23 Nov 2012
Graft is still a national worry.<br />

Side business

2 min read . 09 Nov 2012
Manoj Bajpai plays a Naxal leader in Prakash Jha’s Chakravyuh, releasing on 24 October<br />

Corporate communication

2 min read . 19 Oct 2012
A still from Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro.<br />

Mumbai Multiplex | Shootout in Mumbai

5 min read . 18 Oct 2012
From trailers, Jab Tak Hai Jaan looks like a tried-and-tested love triangle<br />

A tale of two trailers

2 min read . 28 Sep 2012