why has ertugrul Ghazi become the center of a wider debate in Pakistan ?
This is a no holds barred, authentic view of the movie industry . Full credit to Saqib Malik and his team for not whitewashing any character to make them more empathetic.
Isnt it time we called out Misogynist abuse ? Isnt it time men who call women whores to shut down debate took responsibility for their words ?
After having watched various “attempts “at making a movie from Pakistan, it’s almost a surprise when you come across the real thing: Load Wedding is the film you have been […]
“Abb tho burai khatam ho gaee na ? Logo kay Ikhlaqbhi bach gaaey Mashra ? Uss ka kiya huwa? Mashra teekh hogaya ? The ending to Urdu1’s drama […]
Padmavat is based on Sufi Poet Malik Mohammad Jayasi’s mediaeval poem, about the beautiful Sinhalese princess who becomes the wife of Raja Rattan Singh. When a disloyal Brahmin is thrown […]
It isn’t easy to make a movie in Pakistan, let alone a hit .The deck is stacked against movie makers, technical facilities for editing and sound are few ,purpose built […]
Arth is fantastic movie, with some great performances to bolster it. Making a film like Arth was a risk when Mahesh Bhatt made the original and it is still […]
Despite winning accolades for his work on award winning drama serials, director Mohammed Ehteshamuddin seems oddly surprised, “I started working on serials late in my career.” A soft-spoken man […]
Starring : Mahira Khan , Haroon Shahid , Zarrar Khan Directed and written by Shoaib Manzoor Verna has been getting mixed reviews and I had no particularly high hopes […]
There is something about reviewing and for that matter watching Baaghi that makes me feel as if I am shooting arrows in the dark. I personally dislike mazloom aurat stories […]
I am in two minds about this week’s finale: one part of me says it was fine, everything worked out well and it all fitted together , but the true […]
I was expecting fireworks this week but happily there weren’t any! I don’t think the plot needed to turn what is essentially a romance with a lot of life lessons […]
Film review by Javeria Ali Hashmi There are not many movies that can cajole and wriggle out our discontent with racism more strongly than Victoria and Abdul. The movie is […]
At this point Urdu 1’s drama Serial Baaghi should probably have been named meri mujbooriya instead. Despite the careful disclaimers at the beginning of each episode and the writers’ […]