Are you tired of “issue-based” dramas? Had enough of women crying their eyes out? Fed up of heavy-duty sermons? Done with maar peet and cheekhna chilana? Looking for something lighthearted? […]
Shaukat is neither an Ashar nor a Wali and Hoor Shumail is no Khirad. They, along with Hero and Fatima bi, are very ordinary people leading very mundane lives. The darzi, the beauty parlor wali, the burqa clad muhalley bhar […]
Many new dramas starting after Eid – which ones are you planning to watch?
Given the prevailing state of affairs returning to a drama serial after ten weeks is almost unheard of these days, but dekh lein… That Pinjra has made its mark despite some major […]
Written by Qaisera Hayat and directed by Aehsun Talish, MD Productions’ new serial Alif Allah aur Insaan has the requisite bells and whistles but much has been lost in translation.
Seen any new serial that’s caught your interest? A gem from the past? Perhaps something so bad that it’s actually good? An ad that’s caught your fancy? A Lolly/Holly/Bollywood film that you would like to discuss? If you nodded yes to any one of these then you’re definitely among friends – right place, right time. Join in!
Friends, it’s that time of the week again. Time to think. Yes, think. A word not typically associated with desi dramas, magar kabhi kabhar thora kuch alag try karne mein kiya […]
With the basic story comfortably established it is now the characters’ turn to step up and take center stage. Jahanzeb, who had seemed relatively bland, when compared to the in-your-face […]
Be it Hollywood, Bollywood, or even apna TV wala Dramawood aaj kal it is all about remakes, remixes, revisits, redos. Gana ho ya koi kahani the same old is being served up with […]
Eight episodes in I am thoroughly enjoying the intelligent writing and eloquent narration of Pinjra. Imran Nazir’s story, given its basic premise – patriarchy, feudalism, panchayats, honor killings, blood feuds, bonded […]