Mohammad Kamran Jawaid

PRIME TIME: ART IMITATING LIFE?

Why is infidelity in marriage the theme du jour on television screens? Are unhappy, spiteful women with malicious intent Published Nov 17, 2019 08:22am

SPOTLIGHT: WILL LOVE CONQUER ALL?

Kaaf Kangna is a love story above everything else, and the film’s screenwriter, producer and director Khalil-ur-Rehman Published Oct 20, 2019 07:24am

SCREEN: RAMBO’S BATTLE FOR SURVIVAL

Every film in the Rambo franchise is governed by the need of the times. And as the latest instalment, Last Blood, shows Published Sep 29, 2019 07:47am

STREAMING: THE WEB WE WEAVE

While there is a lot of talk about producing web-exclusive series, there has yet to be a bona fide platform established Published Sep 01, 2019 08:47am

THE ICON REVIEW: ALL ABOUT HEER

Heer Maan Ja is quickie entertainment for the masses who don’t like to expend brain cells and a step up from the team’s Published Aug 25, 2019 08:10am

SPOTLIGHT: SHOW AND TELL

A new trend is emerging in Pakistani cinema: producers not holding a premiere of film for fear that negative early Published Aug 18, 2019 07:15am

THE ICON REVIEW: POETIC JUSTICE

In strong contrast to his earlier film release Kataksha, writer-director Abu Aleeha’s Tevar is an engaging, if Published Aug 04, 2019 07:08am

THE ICON REVIEW: ALL PAIN, NO GAIN

Roundabout is a stabbing reminder of ’90s Lollywood: bad amateur filmmaking that ran Pakistan’s film industry into the Published Aug 04, 2019 07:08am

SPOTLIGHT: MEET THE GAMBLERS

Director Asim Raza’s Parey Hut Love is a gamble — that he and his star team can make a mainstream film, even one with Published Aug 04, 2019 07:08am

SPOTLIGHT: TO LOVE AND BE LOVED

Director Mohammed Ehteshamuddin’s Superstar has a lot to say. But more than about stardom, it’s about about love Published Jul 28, 2019 09:00am