Blogs, Lies & 3 Idiots

The title of this post is ‘loosely inspired’ from the movie ‘Sex, Lies & Videotape’ – just like 3 Idiots is ‘based on’ the novel Five-Point Someone by Chetan Bhagat. Film-makers love controversy around their movies. So do the audiences. We like to ‘talk about it!’ The recent altercations between Chetan Bhagat and Rajkumar Hirani feed fodder to the ‘controversy-mongering’ minds of ours. For the … Continue reading Blogs, Lies & 3 Idiots

MOVIE REVIEW: 3 Idiots – 3 Observations

There’s something about.. err.. Aamir (Mari?) .. I feel like reviewing every movie of his after I watch it. probably because of the amount of effort he has puts in behind making each of the movies. Since I started TalkingTails.in about 3 years ago (it has over 2,00,000 hits now!), Aamir Khan has 3 releases – this being the third – and I have reviewed … Continue reading MOVIE REVIEW: 3 Idiots – 3 Observations

Five Point Someone – the Play

A friend invited me to see the Madras Players’ Production of Chetan Bhagat’s Five Point Someone. The production was presented by Evam at IIM Calcutta’s annual cultural fest – Carpe-Diem. The story of 3 students – Ryan, Alok and Hari – at IIT Delhi was adapted wonderfully and as far as the story itself is concerned, I liked how everything falls into place and the … Continue reading Five Point Someone – the Play