This is neither a review nor a recap of Teri Raza – I’m not qualified for either. A story as abstruse as this requires a viewer with a particular kind of […]
Watching this latest episode of Piyari Bitto I kept thinking if there was a case to be made for someone being too good for their own good. Shakira, for one, […]
Along with a useful insight into the manifold implications of normalized societal practices, this third episode of Piyari Bitto set forth a road map of what lies ahead for Shakira.
Right from the get go it was clear that Teri Raza was not going to set the world on fire. Nope, this was not the serial to watch if one […]
While we have seen plenty of love stories in the past, Teri Raza marks a new turn with its potrayal of the male lead. Imtiaz, despite his old-fashioned name, is a truly new age hero. He is not just charming and romantic …
Eight episodes in Teri Raza is fast losing track of the big picture, in fact had it not been for some very special Sarmad and Sanam moments I would have lost interest by now.
Marriages are hard. Arranged marriages that much more so. Forced and/or rushed arranged marriages the hardest. Ask Suhana and Imtiaz. Seven episodes in, what I am enjoying in Teri Raza […]
Let’s begin with a round of applause for Team Sadqay Tumhare … kudos to director Ehteshamuddin and his DOPs and his actors for translating the written word ever so exquisitely. That […]
Illusions ~ those sweet and not-so-sweet lies we tell to convince others of our happy, neat and perfect lives – [main] bohot khush hoon, wrote Kuku to Khurram… Delusions ~ those sweet and not-so-sweet […]
Up until yesterday every time I watched one of our mazloom surat aansoo bahati heroines, putting up with her abusive in-laws and/or living in abject misery with her naam nehad sar[ka]taj, I would always […]