Stories By 'OBIE SHRESTHA'
I wasn’t always immune to the charms of Shah Rukh Khan. Having come of age in the 90s, right when Bollywood had entered the Khan Era, if I’d been asked to pick my favourite of the lot, it would invariably be SRK.
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At 55, the widowed Usha (Ratna Pathak-Shah) has morphed into one of those tough-as-nails matriarchs you mess with at your own peril.
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If you enjoyed Barfi! as much as I did, you’ll no doubt have been looking forward to the new Jagga Jasoos, a project that reunites director Anurag Basu and actor Ranbir Kapoor for the first time since their 2012 outing.
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It’s some time after the young Peter Parker aka Spider-Man (Tom Holland) had been called on to be part of that all-star superhero brawl in Berlin we were shown in Captain America: Civil War.
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Just when you thought the Transformers series had hit its lowest point with 2014’s Age of Extinction, where we were introduced, most memorably, to a band of rampaging dino-bots, turns out Michael Bay—that Grand Maester of noisy spectacle—had plans for the franchise to sink even lower. The newest installment, Transformers:
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Another Eid, and like clockwork, there’s another Salman Khan biggie out on screens. This time, the star has reteamed with director Kabir Khan—the man who had helmed two of the actor’s more recent hits in the form of 2012’s Ek Tha Tiger and 2015’s Bajrangi Bhaijaan—to bring to us the new Tubelight
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