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5 Weddings Movie Review

5 Weddings: Indian weddings complete with singing and dancing of hijras

An American publication sends its Indo-American journalist on an assignment to India. The journo is tasked with writing an interesting feature on Indian weddings. 5 Weddings is an American based movie based on an India theme. Nargis Fakhri is playing the journo Shania Dhaliwal and in the supporting cast, there are Rajkummar Rao, Bo Derek and Candy Clark.

Story 

Shania Dhaliwal is in India to write a feature on Indian weddings. And she often needs help of apolice officer Harbhajan Singh (Rajkummar Rao) in her job. She has to travel a lot, meet people and attend weddings to get a first-hand account of wedding ceremonies in India. She writes extensively on the lavish spending on wedding dresses, venues, decoration and food and also on the unwanted guests, hijras. The story takes a serious turn when she decides to highlight the plight of the transgender community.

Highlights of the movie:

  • Dialogues in English-Hindi accent
  • Extensive coverage of weddings, rituals and cultures
  • Role of hijras in highlighted with a comic flavor

Rajkummar Rao and Nargis Fakhri 

Rajkummar Rao is a …

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Amitabh and Amir’s Thugs of Hindostan Movie Trailer

Thugs of Hindostan: Amitabh Bachchan gets a grand welcome by viewers

Amitabh Bachchan deserves the welcome he is honored with,in this trailer of the upcoming movie Thugs of Hindostan.

Watch Thugs of Hindostan Movie Trailer

 

Here comes the Commander of thugs, Khudabaksh 

The trailer starts with a very dark cloudy sky with silver lines and a falcon entering the sky and descending on a pirate ship. It is a vintage ship with high masts and thick ropes hanging from the masts and a large canon at the top. The falcon descends decently and sits on the cannon.

Khudabaksh 

Amitabh Bachchan as Khudabaksh is seen standing behind the canon. Clad in a classic pirate dress with a large sword in hand, he looks quite impressive. He looks determined in gray mustaches and beard. On the top right corner of the screen emerges his name Khudabaksh in silver color.

This 25-second trailer introduces the character the veteran actor is playing in the movie. And like a commander, he’s seen commanding a ship.

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Love Sonia Movie Review

Love Sonia: See the ugly face of Mumbai flesh trade from the eyes of Riya Sisodiya

Love Sonia is the story of two sisters that are more like brothers – resolute and caring. It is about a missing sister and the love of a sibling towards other. Sonia (Mrunal Thakur) and Preeti (Riya Sisodiya) are real sisters and daughters of a debt-ridden farmer father. Unaware of the plans of their father, the sisters are living a happy life until they see the ugly face of the world.

Love Sonia Story 

Shiva (Adil Hussain) father of Preeti and Sonia decides to sell Sonia to local moneylender Baldev Singh (Anupam Kher) and he knows Sonia would have to accept the decision. But Preeti decides to bring her sister back and leaves home to search for Sonia. Abducted and sold to a brothel, Preeti starts her journey to Mumbai as a prostitute but she remains undeterred throughout her journey.

Stars of Love Sonia 

A theme like Love Sonia needs seasoned actors that can bring the characters of flesh trade to life. Anupam Kher is the local moneylender that sells innocence village girls to brothels; Rajkummar Rao as NGO …