Second Coming

Bhakti Shringarpure

Inspirations, adaptations or mutations? Does it matter?

Found in Translation

The art of setting the box office alight by adapting Hollywood films to the Indian idiom

King Lear in India

Everyone is a villain in this novel adaptation


A disaster both from Mani Ratnam’s side as well as the lead actors’ interpretation of their characters.

Bum Bum Bole

The gifted Darsheel Safary apart, Iranian minimalism just can’t be stretched to Indian melodrama.

Alice in Wonderland

Alice’s adventures aren’t nearly as insane as they ought to be in Tim Burton’s hands.

Sushi Goes Desi

Its creator in Japan had always envisioned sushi as fast food, to be savoured even by the road side. Here is what it is doing on Indian streets


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