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Saturday, August 24, 2019

‘Lipstick Under My Burkha’

‘Lipstick Under My Burkha’ definitely doesn’t talk about unfamiliar, unconventional women-oriented issues. Nor does it raise voice against something untrodden by the Indian society. It is another leaf in the tree of women empowerment after many of its kind...

Toilet-Ek Prem Katha

Twenty-one days at the theatres and still going strong!!! And no, it is not yet another run-of-the-mill story of woman empowerment. A film with an unusual approach with an even-more unusual title (that had the danger of not luring...

Khamosh Adalat Jaari Hai

‘Khamosh Adalat Jaari Hai’ (2016) by director Ritesh Menon is definitely not the first adaptation of Vijay Tendulkar’s Shantata! Court Chalu Ahe (1963), but can be considered one of the notable renditions among all its theatrical and cinematic versions....

The Lion King: A Toneless & Flat Revision That Nobody Wanted

For the last several years Disney has been producing live action remakes of its animated classics in the hopes of retelling the story through photorealistic visuals. The decision is understandable because by using the latest technological breakthroughs in computer-generated...

‘Kokoli’ Presses Panic Button On Climate Change

  Kokoli Sukhua (dry fish) is a delicacy in Odisha, more so in South Odisha. The film, Kokoli, is an audacious attempt to bring climate emergency to the fore. With a powerful script, the film tries to weave three sub...
hichki movie review

Rani Mukherjee Packs A Punch As Madamji In Hichki

If you are looking forward to a positive, optimistic weekend, Hichki is a must watch for inducing all those good vibes, and returning to your school benches and remembering your old teachers, school friends, and pranks of notorious ones! But Hichki is not...

Andhadhun: Accidents That Blind Your Belief

Bhubaneswar: A blind pianist Aakash, in a quaint arena of Pune, witnesses a murder. His conscience urges him to report the crime, but he is blind, so has he really witnessed the murder or there is more to it...

ଠକs Of Cinema

The Odia word thaka , meaning a crooked and deceitful person comes from the word “Thugee” or Thug. The Thugee cult were a notorious band of criminals residing in the jungles of Central India who were brought to fame...

2.0: The Return Of Chitti & A Perfect Recipe Of ‘Khichdi’

Bhubaneswar: In India, we have a quintessential dish made out of rice, lentils, spices and vegetables mixed together and despite all these put together, the taste lingers in the mouth for a while - minus the vegetable part for...

Mowgli – Legend Of The Jungle: A Tale Of The Real World

Bhubaneswar: Saturday morning saw a kick-start to Netflix's 'Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle' by Andy Serkis'. Hold your breath, for this Mowgli is not the innocent tale of Disney's old creation or the Jungle Book released in 2016. This...

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Odisha Govt Announces Major Reforms In Plus II Streams; Find Out

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha government has decided to bring about a series of reforms in the Plus II streams, which includes making 75 per cent...
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