I’m back with another blast from the past. (I wonder how many cliche’d phrases I can keep using to describe my old articles… hmm.) Wrote this one in 2005… the year my writing really flourished, and also happened to be the year right before the Indian Film Industry was pulled out of its slump in 2006… coincidence??
Author: Shah Shahid
Season Two of TRUE BLOOD amps up the adrenaline and over-all ‘WTF’ attitude of the show to levels never before seen with a unique and completely original story arc, that follows the whole town going bat shit, religious fanatics, orgies and wierd-ass moments… to name a few things from this season.
‘The Boondock Saints’ was a seminal film about vigilantism before it became a popular subject for films and TV.
NO ONE KILLED JESSICA is the story of how a girl was killed over a drink. Yes, she refused a drink to a drunken entitled club rat after hours, and was shot for it. What’s even more shocking: the film is based on the real life murder of Jessica Lall in 1999.
While reading ABRAHAM LINCOLN VAMPIRE HUNTER, you might actually be willing to believe that Abraham Lincoln really was a vampire hunter… if you thought vampires existed… and are stupid.
ACTION REPLAYY is more or less an Indianized version of the first BACK TO THE FUTURE movie, with some added masala, that still leaves a bad taste.
Prince Of Persia: The Sands Of Time is one of those movies that undermines its own story within its plot.