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IFFM 10th anniversary: Top 10 things to look forward to

You might have seen SRK wowing the audience and the media at the press conference yesterday, to kick off the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne 2019. In its 10th year, the festival, which will began...
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SBS TV’s The Hunting reiterates how unsafe we all are online

It’s being described as a show that should be seen by parents of all high school kids. SBS TV’s new four-part series The Hunting is based on the stresses and strains of late adolescence,...
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Independence Day countdown: The rise of the patriotic Bollywood movie

As we gear up for the upcoming Independence Day melas and look back at our own I-Day editions of the past several years, some of our team at Indian Link got understandably nostalgic about...
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Netflix’s ‘Typewriter’ is the perfect post-Stranger Things binge | Review

Series: Typewriter (Netflix) Cast: Purab Kohli, Palomi Ghosh, Samir Kochhar, Aarna Sharma Writer-director: Sujoy Ghosh Rating: ***  A typewriter is an obsolete instrument. Sort of like the typical miniseries on television which has now been taken over by the...
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‘Super 30’ review: An outstanding inspirational story of the underdog

Film: Super 30 Cast: Hrithik Roshan, Mrunal Thakur, Pankaj Tripathi, Aditya Shrivastava Director: Vikas Bahl Rating: **** 1/2 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QpvEWVVnICE Super 30 is a magnificent survivor of a film. It survives Hrithik Roshan's atrocious "Bihari" accent, probably picked from one...
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‘Bulbul Can Sing’ to open the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne

National Award winning Assamese filmmaker Rima Das' Bulbul Can Sing has been selected as the opening film of the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne, which will commence on August 8. Shah Rukh Khan, who's...

Yesterday review: This Beatles homage doesn’t come together

Movie: YESTERDAY Starring: Himesh Patel, Lily James, Ed Sheeran, Kate McKinnon Director: Danny Boyle Rating: ** (2 stars) It’s a surprise to know that Yesterday is penned by the same person who is responsible for the scripts of...
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Article 15 review: A must-see film, it’s what cinema is meant to be

Movie: Article 15 Starring: Ayushmann Khurrana, Manoj Pahwa, Kumud Mishra Director: Anubhav Sinha Rating: ****(4 stars) In one word, Article 15 is spellbinding. It is everything that cinema was always meant to be. Thought-provoking, questioning, disturbing and ultimately...
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Kabir Singh review: Rebel mix of Devdas, James Dean doesn’t disappoint

Film: Kabir Singh Writer-director: Sandeep Reddy Vanga Cast: Shahid Kapoor, Kiara Advani, Suresh Oberoi, Arjan Bajwa and Kamini Kaushal Rating:**** (4 stars) Remakes, more often than not, disappoint. This one doesn't. Kabir Singh doesn't quite better its precursor,...
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Leila review: a terrifying yet mesmerising vision of the future

LEILA (Netflix) Cast: Huma Qureshi, Siddharth, Rahul Khanna, Seema Biswas and Arif Zakaria Directors: Deepa Mehta, Shanker Raman and Pawan Kumar Rating: **** In the beginning there is the swimming pool. A splashy symbol of the upper crust's...