Subhash K Jha

Brutally Basic Bollywood

Subhash K Jha is a film critic and movie expert.

Atal Bihari Vajpayee loved Bollywood. Who would play him in biopic?

The two senior-most and most venerated leaders of the Bharatiya Janata Party, Atal Bihari Vajpayee and LK Advani, shared a common trait: their love for the arts and cinema.

Aug 19, 2018 - 04:25 PM IST
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Is Salman Khan our Tom Cruise?

Is Salman Khan our Tom Cruise?

Tom Cruise is 4 years older than Salman Khan, but look at the stunts he performs, Oh Maa! Look at the warmth and humility he conveys in his persona.

Aug 11, 2018 - 10:53 PM IST
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Will Vishwaroopam 2 be Kamal Haasan's last film? Maybe not

I've known the enterprising Mr Kamal Haasan for 18 years now. We've faced some choppy weather in our relationship, brought on, I might add, by his unforeseen shift into a sultry withdrawal.

Aug 11, 2018 - 02:06 PM IST
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What is that accent, Shahid?

What is that accent, Shahid?

New Delhi From what I gather the Toilet Ek Prem Katha director Shree Narayan Singh's new film Batti Gul Meter Chalu is about power theft in the mofussil areas.

Aug 11, 2018 - 12:24 AM IST
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Hey Kareena-Saif, having Taimur in public domain is your choice

Hey Kareena-Saif, having Taimur in public domain is your choice

New Delhi: Kareena Kapoor Khan and Saif Ali Khan are often heard expressing concern about over-exposure of their son Tamiur -- not yet two -- in the media.

Aug 4, 2018 - 01:52 PM IST
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Karwaan movie review: Film takes us on a journey of life, death

Karwaan movie review: Film takes us on a journey of life, death

Film: Karwaan Director: Akarsh Khurana Cast: Irrfan Khan, Dulquer Salman and Mithila Palkar  Rating: ***1/2

Aug 3, 2018 - 06:54 AM IST
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Bollywood's patriotic formula is stale and boring, it is time to reinvent it

What happened to all the great patriotic films that would light up our movie theatres every year, and not only for Republic Day and Independence Day?

Aug 3, 2018 - 09:54 PM IST
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Aishwarya-Abhishek Bachchan marriage is rock solid, malicious rumours are from so-called 'friends'

If you are part of the entertainment business you know stories nowadays are made, and made up, on the basis of pictures randomly snapped at airports and outside restaurants.

Jul 26, 2018 - 09:36 PM IST
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Happy birthday, Priyanka Chopra. Sorry I betrayed you - by Subhash K Jha

In July, India's best entertainment export since Satyajit Ray - and I say this without an iota of irony - Priyanka Chopra, is going to be 36.

Jul 18, 2018 - 11:24 AM IST
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No common ground between 'Chak De! India', 'Soorma' except hockey: Shaad Ali

No common ground between 'Chak De! India', 'Soorma' except hockey: Shaad Ali

Mumbai: Comparisons with the popular hockey film "Chak De! India" are odious, but inevitable for "Soorma", a biopic on the life of hockey legend Sandeep Singh.

Jul 11, 2018 - 02:14 PM IST
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