Category: Movies

Bollywood doesnt know finance

In case if you have seen any of the following movies then you will agree with me that almost all the protagonists in Bollywood do not know what are the different debt instruments available in the market these days. Take the movie Om Jai Jagdish, or Hum Hain Rahi Pyaar Ke … or any movie where in the villain somehow...

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A Study in Pink

As a child, I was a fan of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and his novels. Aside from the Sherlock Holmes set of mysteries, Sir Doyle has also written thousands of short stories … the Black Panther being one of my favourite. Sherlock Holmes as always is a classic. The way in which he explained everything as it was so simple...

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Dune

This is by far one of my favorite sci-fi novel series. I have read Asimov, but Frank Herbert (and his son in later parts) have really put together an interesting universe with Dune. If you haven’t read the book, I highly recommend that you read the entire series. It was with great anticipation that I sat down to see the...

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Why this Kolaveri Di?

I am sure that by now most of you have heard of this song. If you haven’t yet heard the song, then do give this video a look-see – There is a huge hype around this song, for a multitude of reasons – It’s written and sung by the son-in-law of Rajnikanth The main keyword of the song, kolaveri actually...

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Singham

Yesterday was the world premier of the movie Singham, starring Ajay Devgan. World premier is just a euphemism to say that the distributors of the movie want to extract a bit more from television advertisements. The movie is definitely a non-stop entertaining watch, with eye-candy Kajal having some idiotic scenes, great action scenes and good sound tracks. A masala flick....

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Camelot

I am a huge fan of the legend of Merlin and King Arthur. In fact Merlin is one of my favorite mages, right up there with  Gandalf (of the LOTR fame), Jaina Proudmore (of the WoW fame) and Sabrina (of the Archies fame). Movies like the First Knight and King Arthur, have been made, but all of them have really...

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