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What a joke

After watching Slumdog Millionaire, I didn’t expect it to win the number of awards it did. But I did expect some slumdweller in some part of the country to object to the title of the film. I wasn’t disappointed.  On January 26, … Continue reading

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Block kiya jaye

  I suffered my first betrayal of friendship in 1998 when James Cameron whipped out his maudlin cinematic iceberg, Titanic. A teacher-friend who achieved demiurge status after introducing me and my classmates to Bergman and Bob Fosse, pissed on our … Continue reading

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