The Last Action Heroes

Jai Arjun Singh

A Hindi film buff from America punches his way into the fan club of Bollywood action movies

Dadasaheb Phalke Awardee

Shashi Kapoor, the latest recipient of the award, will always be remembered for his eclectic choice of films

The gatherings of the season

From travel and movies to books and food, a collection of all things cool this summer

Ticket to Pollywood

Why mass entertainment is a perfect training ground for a career in politics

Coming Soon: Satya 7

On Ram Gopal Varma’s propensity to leech on his own earlier movies

There’s a Scramble for Screens Out There

The more screens an exhibitor has, the greater its bargaining power with Bollywood

A Student of Life

Mira Nair speaks of being a child of the street, her need for a talisman film while she is shooting, and of the perversity of item numbers

Making Celluloid from Cellulose

The difficult and often distortive experiment of making movies of books

Clothes Tell Their Stories

An exhibition of Hollywood costumes brings the movies we loved back to life

And the Oscar Doesn’t Go to…

Barfi! The debate over India’s official pick for the Academy Awards is not as clear cut as it seems


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