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Remembering Om Puri!

Throwback to when Cine blitz spoke to India's most versatile actor. No ‘ardh satya’; just the real picture, warts and all. Rubina P. Banerjee can’t help but marvel at Om Puri’s unguarded honesty ...
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Faces of Infidelity

MUNMUN GHOSH revisits some of the most fascinating, enduring Hindi films on the subject and dwells on the insights these offer on the workings of the human psyche and changing dynamics of marriages.     A ...
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Top 5 Bollywood Songs of Rekha

  Bollywood’s biggest diva, Rekha, along with churning out numerous super hit films, has a catalogue of smash hit songs to go with them! DESIblitz looks at this superstar’s top five songs! ‘I...
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Yash Chopra: His Passion, His Power

The Yash ‘Raj’ Possibly the most powerful person in the contemporary Hindi commercial film industry, Yash Chopra was a leading figure in the movie business as a director and producer, an “icon of I...
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Family Affair

Salim-Javed, the very popular screenplay writer team are unassuming, open-hearted people with none of the filmi nakhras about them, thankfully! They came from Indore and Lucknow respectively with no intenti...
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Sanjay-Aishwarya Explosion!!!

It’s November 1993 and Cine Blitz brings together macho star Sanjay Dutt and the dewy fresh Aishwarya Rai who is yet to make her film debut… and watches as the sparks fly! Cine Blitz: Sanjay, when we...
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’83 has been a year…

From the Cine Blitz archives of December 1983, a blow­-by-blow account by Dinesh Raheja of all those extremely interesting behind the scene incidents. See what hit the headlines this month, 30 years ago! ...
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Our Farooqh

In the film, LISTEN…AMAYA, Farooque converses with an old watch-smith as he photographs him and asks the wise old man how he could tell the right time, seated as he was amidst so many clocks and watches. ...