SOUNDCHECK: TRULY, MADLY, DEEPLY

SOUNDCHECK: TRULY, MADLY, DEEPLY

Maanu is head-over-heels in love in Pyaar Hai Asli, a song he has collaborated on with Hasan Raheem and Talal Qureshi
Published 22 May, 2022 12:08pm
STREAMING: INSIDE THE BUBBLE

STREAMING: INSIDE THE BUBBLE

In Radhe Shyam, trending up and down in Pakistan’s Netflix’s top-10 chart, Vikramaditya (Prabhas), a prodigious palmist who...
Published 22 May, 2022 12:03pm
THE GRAPEVINE

THE GRAPEVINE

Aijazz Aslam was on a chat show with his wife when the host asked him to name a showbiz celeb who has ‘attitude problems’.
Published 22 May, 2022 11:58am
THE ICON REVIEW: RISHTAY, RUN AWAY

THE ICON REVIEW: RISHTAY, RUN AWAY

Rishtay suffers from creative and technical flaws, amateur performances, uneven screenplay and shoddy direction
Published 22 May, 2022 11:43am

THE TUBE

Just when you think Pakistani dramas are sinking into mediocrity, along comes a wonderful surprise such as Habs, reminding us...
Published 22 May, 2022 11:39am
SPOTLIGHT: MEET MS. MARVEL FROM PAKISTAN

SPOTLIGHT: MEET MS. MARVEL FROM PAKISTAN

Ms Marvel is not just about cheering for a brown-skinned super-heroine; it’s about representing a culture and country to the world
Published 22 May, 2022 11:33am
WIDE ANGLE: SAVILE ROW

WIDE ANGLE: SAVILE ROW

A new Netflix documentary fails to address the role institutions play in masking abuse, such as that of Jimmy Savile
Published 22 May, 2022 11:24am
STREAMING: A COP OUT

STREAMING: A COP OUT

For a film centred on horrific depravities, Thar is quite sheepish about most scenes of violence
Published 15 May, 2022 11:10am
THE GRAPEVINE

THE GRAPEVINE

Former actress and now writer Twinkle Khanna, wife of Bollywood bigwig Akshay Kumar, is riding the wave of success in a big way.
Published 15 May, 2022 11:05am
CINEMASCOPE: STRANGE NEW WORLDS

CINEMASCOPE: STRANGE NEW WORLDS

Almost anyone, even if they do not know the bare essentials of Marvel film-verse’s back-history, can enjoy Dr. Strange in the
Published 15 May, 2022 10:48am
THE TUBE

THE TUBE

Underneath the soapy style and low production values, this is actually a well-plotted drama with believable, layered characters.
Published 15 May, 2022 10:41am
THE ICON INTERVIEW: GOING WITH THE FLOW

THE ICON INTERVIEW: GOING WITH THE FLOW

Faisal Kapadia recently released his first song as a solo artist, after the disbanding of Strings. It reminded people of what they
Published 08 May, 2022 10:00am
THE GRAPEVINE

THE GRAPEVINE

Bollywood starlet Ananya Pandey is fast becoming a sought-after actress. She is the proud daughter of actor Chunky Pandey.
Published 08 May, 2022 10:31am
THE TUBE

THE TUBE

This rom-com is more comedy than romance, but it’s not a bad trade-off to enjoy a lot of easy laughs and one-liners set in the...
Published 08 May, 2022 10:58am
WIDE ANGLE: TAKING THE EDGE OFF WAR

WIDE ANGLE: TAKING THE EDGE OFF WAR

While Munich — The Edge of War does a commendable job of writing women into historical drama, it glosses over the significant...
Published 08 May, 2022 11:19am