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A brief summary of June 2015

I watched Mithun Chakraborty’s 1982 Hindi film Disco Dancer. Epic songs! Guitar-phobia! Very funny. I was interested to see Buster Keaton’s 1923 American silent film Our Hospitality because S. S. Rajamouli’s Maryada Ramanna (2010) is a remake of it. The

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A brief summary of April–mid-May 2015

Bollywood expedition update I continued my Hindi adventures with a 7.5 hours long Dhoom marathon. I liked the third part the most. Abhishek looks just like young Amitabh! I also finally watched 7 Khoon Maaf and My Name Is Khan.

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Best of 2014

Movies that released in 2014 Best Film (Tamil): Jigarthanda Best Film (Telugu): Manam Second Best Film (Telugu): 1: Nenokkadine Best Action Film: Action Jackson Best Star Cast: Yevadu Best Comedian: Brahmanandam in Race Gurram Best Song: “Engae Pogudho Vaanam” by

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Preethse: A Violent Love Story!

WP • LB What kind of movie advertises itself as “A Violent Love Story”?! Oh, it’s an Upendra movie, I should have guessed. Upendra is famous for this kind of stuff. Preethse (“Love Me”), a 2000 Kannada movie, is actually

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Upcoming movies

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