Thursday, Sep 29, 2022



Indian Matchmaking Season 2 first impression: Sima Taparia’s ‘demanding’ clients still don’t want to ‘compromise’

August 10, 2022 9:30 pm

It would be reductive to call Indian Matchmaking a 'guilty pleasure' as it casually glorifies toxic practices that Indians have been conditioned to follow for decades, even centuries.

‘We should let our storytellers tell the stories that they want to tell freely’

February 14, 2022 12:01 am

Siddharth Roy Kapur, who is the president of Producers Guild of India, believes that while the health crisis has hit the film exhibition sector, it has pushed the video streaming platforms to play a bigger role in the entertainment business.

In India, streaming service subscribers find 60% of paid content irrelevant: Accenture report

January 27, 2022 1:58 pm

According to the India statistics, nearly seven out of 10 subscribers to multiple streaming services expressed frustration with their viewing experiences.

Court summons Netflix documentary makers and producer for defamation complaint filed by Sahara

October 14, 2021 4:10 am

The documentary series, produced by Netflix, chronicles the early lives and rise of Sahara Group Chairman Subrata Roy Sahara and fellow fallen tycoons Vijay Mallya and Nirav Modi.

Marianne and Leonard: Words of Love resets the line between the artiste and the muse

August 13, 2021 8:04 pm

In Marianne and Leonard: Words of Love -- a deeply intimate, revelatory documentary on the couple -- Nick Broomfield maps a decade-long relationship that lasted a lifetime

Satyajit Ray: Some books by the master filmmaker that you can read

June 24, 2021 3:04 pm

Before you dive into Netflix's Ray, here are some stories by the auteur that you can read

Pieces Of A Woman: A definitive portrait of living through grief

January 10, 2021 6:52 pm

Pieces Of A Woman, which has its roots in Mundruczó and Kata Wéber’s personal tragedy of losing a child during pregnancy (Wéber has written the screenplay), is at its core a definitive portrait of a woman afflicted with an unspeakable loss

The Fabulous Lives Of Bollywood Wives: Lot of guilt, not much pleasure

December 05, 2020 12:09 am

The Fabulous Lives Of Bollywood Wives is too guarded to be flamboyant and too cagey to be outrightly callous.

What is Manu Joseph's novel Serious Men about?

September 29, 2020 5:24 pm

Manu Joseph's Serious Men has been adapted into a film, and will be available to watch on Netflix on October 2

Tigertail: Alan Yang’s film explores the price of the American Dream

April 29, 2020 4:45 pm

Titled Family Movie during conception, Tigertail is Alan Yang’s ode to his father. The latter (who did the voiceover for the beginning and the end) had immigrated to the Bronx from central Taiwan in the 70s much like the protagonist.


Enola Holmes streaming on Netflix; check out these books on the latest Holmes in town

September 30, 2020 1:00 pm

Written by Nancy Springer, the series (six books in total) is fun, intriguing and finally give us a female detective we deserve