Dil Dhadakne Do: Why this Indian Critic’s ‘Heart Can’t Go On’!

Okay Spoiler alert: This is not exactly a ‘review’. In fact, it isn’t a review at all. Let’s just say it’s a perspective debate with one national review and an international one as the quantifying factors. So Zoya Akhtar’s latest offering is characteristically set among the uber rich, picking up the thread from Zindagi Na …

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‘Allen’bury Tales!

I recently rediscovered my love for Woody Allen. As his biographer John Baxter puts it,  Allen’s works are ‘self-absorbed’, and that is what fascinates me. One thing you know for sure is that the views and opinions he has on two of the most common yet ever-elusive life ‘hacks’- viz. love and sex - aren’t …

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