Category Archive: The 7 th art

Los secretos de sus ojos aka The Secret in Their Eyes (2009) Argentina

Juan Jose Campanella, director of 17 episodes of ‘Law & Order: Special Victims Unit‘ and five episodes of ‘House,’ bagged the Oscar for ‘The Secret in Their Eyes‘ taking most critics and the… Continue reading

(Untitled) 2009 USA

I had been wanting to see this for such a long time, and I am glad I finally did! Two great performances by Adam Goldberg and Marley Shelton swimming about in the world… Continue reading

Maria Larssons eviga ögonblick aka Everlasting Moments (2008) Sweden

                 BASED ON A TRUE STORY          Maja Oman’s memoir about her mother, Maria Larsson (in real life, about the director’s wife’s grandfather’s sister, Maria), and about growing up during the turn of the… Continue reading

Mere Mehboob (1963) India

               Lyrics: Shakeel Badayuni शकील बदायुनी, شکیل بدایونی                  Music: Naushad नौशाद अली, نوشاد علی                  Playback: Mohd. Rafi मोहम्मद रफ़ी, محمد رفیع                  Poetry and music like this confirm that there is beauty and it’s worth living for.                  This song unlocks the… Continue reading

Mother (2009) S. Korea

A smart movie.

गरम हवा garam hawa 1973

This is one of those movies that I saw when I was a kid and one that never left me. What I remember most about it was the fine language, its reality appeal… Continue reading