Cinema

umair fazli

10 THINGS ABOUT UMAIR FAZLI

Umair Fazli, the director of the recent patriotic film Saya-e-Khudaye Zuljalal is one of the most talented men in the industry. From the new breed of film makers in Pakistan, Fazli has a clear vision for his future, and a…

Fawad Khan Ranbir Kpoor

MOVIE REVIEW: AE DIL HAI MUSHKIL

I read in an ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil review’ that the film does not face Fawad as the biggest threat to it’s success, rather it’s Karan Johar’s lack of depth, and staleness that will take it down. While everyone in Pakistan is…

Bilal Ashraf Armeena Khan Janaan

A GUIDE TO WATCHING JANAAN

Being part of the promotions as a stylist for Jannan meant months of coordination, planning and creating nearly 60 looks for Armeena Rana Khan, the female lead. This was the scale on which the film was promoted. Crazy right? Releasing…

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MOVIE REVIEW: SULTAN (SPOILER ALERT)

Let me start by saying, I have loved Salman Khan for as long as I can remember, in fact Sadaf, my best friend and partner here on the blog hates me for it! But it is a love I have…

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MOVIE REVIEW: CAPTAIN AMERICA CIVIL WAR

Within a month’s time 2 superhero movies came to screens from Hollywood. Both the plots revolved around 2 super heroes fighting each other! Batman Vs Superman and last weekend, Captain America Civil War. Both the movies were similar and different at…

Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy

SHARMEEN AND HER OSCAR

A lot has been written, said and debated upon for Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy’s (in)famous second at The Academy Awards. If the presenter trivializing the award category to a Honda Civic wasn’t enough, the disgruntled audiences back home too didn’t leave…

Fawad Khan Albela Rahi

FAWAD KHAN’S BIG ANNOUNCEMENT

Are you anxiously waiting for Fawad Khan’s next bollywood venture Kapoor and Sons? We have news for you… While our Desi boy makes a mark across the border he is returning to the Pakistani cinema with not one but two…

jawani phir nahi ani

BANGKOK AND BRAZEN BANTERS: JPNA

Jawani Phir Nahi Ani is all about name-dropping, blatant sponsorships, bikini-clad women and scanty outfits. But all this is whole-heartedly discounted over the fact that the film is a grand reality escape that every Pakistani needs in form of remarkable…

Manto Movie

Movie Review: Manto

On 18th January, 1955, Sadat Manto Hussain left thousands of masses at a disposal of paying tribute to him by walking in his funeral procession in Lahore. Sixty years later, Sarmad Sultan Khoosat, a veteran TV actor decided to pay…

Moor movie

MOVIE REVIEW: MOOR

Moor: the film, is in every sense of the frame a proverbial representation of slow and steady winning the race at the Pakistani box offices. In-spite of any glitz, glamour or hefty sponsors at its back, Moor: the film is…