Categories
Movies

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

For the past couple of years I was waiting to see how Peter Jackson treated The Hobbit. His Lord of the Rings trilogy was a treat to watch, and although many plots of the book were left out, the trilogy remains one of my favorite. The Hobbit on the other hand is much smaller, and […]

Categories
Movies

Transcendence

I am a geek. In that aspect I share Sheldon’s quest for learning when the technological Singularity is going to be achieved. If I have lost you, then perhaps you need to watch this clip from The Big Bang Theory (Season 4)

Categories
Funny Movies

Inception of Inception

Was Golmaal the original the movie which sparked off Inception? Don’t believe me?

Categories
Business 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 […]

Categories
Movies

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 […]

Categories
Movies

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 […]

Categories
foo Movies Social

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 […]