Not every woman can be a Khirad or a Kashaf or an Anmol , some are Fozia Batool . She is an unlikely heroine for an Urdu drama, not the […]
Mom ends with an undeniably cathartic resolution – if courts and laws can’t give us justice, at least our films can.
This review appears also appears in Dawn Images Hum Tv’s drama serial Sammi ends after 21 episodes with a lot of easy answers for some very difficult questions .Regular viewers […]
Bollywood’s legacy with English has a prickly past and is often seen as a key to a better future
“ Maa ney dhee ko bachaa liya aur bete ko jalney kay leeye chor deeya” – Waqas Jutt (Haris Waheed) rages at his mother, after she saves her daughter from […]
Hum Tv’s Sange Mar Mar ends with a finale as gripping and thought provoking as the entire serial , giving audiences a fine critique on the nature of revenge […]
Hum TV’s new drama Sammi starts off with a bang, turning what should have been the beginning of a fairytale romance into a nightmare scenario of tragedy and loss. After […]
In conversation with the Osman Khalid Butt and Ainy Jaffri about their movie releasing on Febuary 10th 2017 – An edited version will appear in Dawn print Newspaper The Pakistani […]
While we are often warned that past performance is not always a good indicator of future results, for the drama industry it is a gold standard. If a drama about […]
As a corollary , just look at the images used to advertise this serial centered on such a strong topic .It defies logic ! To their credit Pakistani dramas have […]
“Filmi “ style dramas have been in vogue for the past couple of seasons, but Hum Tv’s Sange Mar Mar bucks the trend, reminding us just how powerful subtlety and […]
As with any Karan Johar Movie, watching Ae dil Hai Mushkil requires us to surrender all the inconveniences of religion, family and tradition at the ticket booth. We know what […]
Director : Siraj Al Haq Writer : Faiza Iftikhar Producer Momina Duraid Who is the gypsy ? If you have ever wanted to escape the ordinary or to […]
For a drama based on the very sobering subject of child rape, Udaari managed to end on a surprisingly celebratory note. Defying the entire mazloom aurat stereotype that our TV […]
There is slow and there is somnambulistic and Sanam is (sleep) walking on the edge.
In an industry where 30 plus episodes for a successful serial are becoming the norm, Dillagi was one of those few serials that concentrated on quality rather than quantity and […]