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Blood Simple: Anurag Kashyap’s Raman Raghav 2.0

Anurag Kashyap returns with Raman Raghav 2.0 after the much maligned, somewhat undeserved unmitigated disaster that was Bombay Velvet. In a lot of ways, the reaction to Bombay Velvet mirrored what happened with Raavan. A social media mob mentality took over and suddenly the movie was watched not for what it was but to simply… Continue reading Blood Simple: Anurag Kashyap’s Raman Raghav 2.0

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Fear and Harassment in Suburbia: Pawan Kripalani’s Phobia

Pawan Kripalani’s Phobia may tease you with cliches of the genre. There is an eerie silence that is built up to a shocker of a moment. The background score sometimes lends a helping hand to Kripalani. An apartment that boasts of a mysterious ex-occupant. There are mirrors, perfect and fractured, projecting the broken soul of… Continue reading Fear and Harassment in Suburbia: Pawan Kripalani’s Phobia