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    Ashdoc's movie review---Kabir Singh

    Director Sandeep Reddy Vanga recreates his 2017 telgu hit movie 'Arjun Reddy' in hindi as 'Kabir Singh' with Shahid Kapoor in title role . He plays a house surgeon who has been a topper in medical college . But he suffers from a streak of uncontrollable temper . At the slightest provocation he...
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    Movies Ashdoc's Movie Review - Couple Of Old Movies I Saw On Dvd

    The black prince This movie is on the life of Maharaja Duleep Singh , the last Maharaja of the Sikhs and son of Maharaja Ranjit Singh---Lion of the Punjab . After the death of Maharaja Ranjit Singh , within ten years the Sikh empire is overrun by the British and Duleep who is just a child...
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    Movies Ashdoc's Movie Review - Couple Of Old Movies I Saw On Dvd

    Godfather part one Review has spoilers Godfather---I have read the novel several times many years ago , and the characters have been etched in my mind since then . The Godfather himself , his hot headed son Santino/Sonny and his mistress , his younger son Michael and his first wife Apollonia...
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    Movies Ashdoc's Movie Review - Couple Of Old Movies I Saw On Dvd

    Rang de basanti 'Mohe Rang de basanti' was a poem sung by some of the most heroic fighters who laid their lives in India's struggle for independence against British rule . It means ' Lets us give colour to this spring with the colour of sacrifice ' . In Britain one young woman named Sue is...
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    Ashdoc's movie review---PM Narendra Modi

    This movie is without question made for self promotion , and the election commission had to bar the release of the movie until the elections were over to prevent the movie from influencing the voters . It twists history in such a way that many events in India's history happen with Narendra Modi...
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    Hard Talk Bala Reincarnate...

    In reality Vajpayee had called Indira Gandhi as goddess Durga after India's victory in 71 war not 84 massacres . He in fact had saved some Sikh taxi drivers from rampaging mobs in 84 . Also Vajpayee was the one who published names of those killed in 84 , something that Congress was trying to...
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    Ashdoc's movie review---India's most wanted

    This movie is based on the capture of dreaded islamic terrorist Yasin Bhatkal , who was involved in bomb blasts in cities like Pune , Hyderabad , Ahmedabad and Delhi . It shows how real heroes who capture terrorists are ordinary people who are afraid of their wives and mothers , a far cry from...
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    Student of the year part 2

    Student of the year part 2 has a similar setting like part one---a posh college looking like something from a foreign country with westernised crowd and westernised lingo. Ordinary words like 'change' are to be upgraded to words like 'evolve' . The girls are wearing very short skirts and the...
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    Ashdoc's movie review---Blank

    Maybe the image of Sunny Deol fighting muslim terrorists in an action thriller could help boost his image for elections . After all , he is standing for elections in Gurdaspur on a nationalist ( BJP ) ticket and the movie has been released at the right time . He plays Mumbai ATS ( anti terrorism...
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    Kaagar ( Rebirth ) marathi movie

    The movie is set in the political heartland of Maharashtra---the sugarcane growing region of western Maharashtra . Many of the scenes occur among fields of sugarcane crops---the budding romance and lovemaking of the hero and heroine , political murder , and hiding of murderer among tall canes of...
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    The curse of the weeping woman

    This movie is based on the Mexican folklore of a woman called La Llorona ( played by Marisol Ramirez ) . In the seventeenth century a Mexican woman was deeply in love with her husband , with whom she had two children . But upon learning about his affair with another woman she killed his and her...
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    Ashdoc's movie review---The Tashkent files

    In 1965 , after the successful Indian resistance to Pakistani aggression a conference was organised in Tashkent in the erstwhile Soviet Union to broker peace between the two rivals . After the conference Indian prime minister Lal Bahadur Shastri suddenly died and the reason officially given was...
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    Romeo Akbar Walter

    This is an espionage thriller set during India's moment of triumph---the Bangladesh liberation war of 1971 . John Abraham plays Romeo Ali , son of a veteran of the 1962 war against China . Though he is a banker by profession , his father's patriotic reputation means that he is under the scanner...
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