Daily Archives: September 20, 2014

Khoobsurat review: You have to love Fawad Khan in this reverse gender chick flick

Ladies, say a thanks to whatever number wave of feminism that we're currently riding because our time may well be here.After Bobby Jasoos, in which Ali Fazal showed up almost exclusively to walk in slow-mo and make the romantic side plot with the film's lead Vidya Balan crackle, we've got another film that's directed largely at making estrogen levels surge.

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Daawat-e-Ishq review: Aditya Roy Kapur, Parineeti Chopra’s film is so not delicious

But much worse than Faisal's take on Section 498A is Daawat-e-Ishq's ending, which has everything from ghastly action choreography -- clearly the one thing that Parineeti Chopra cannot do is do fight scenes -- to corny dialogues. Friends and fans of Faisal, just pretend the last 15 minutes of Daawat-e-Ishq never happened. To give you a fair sense, it's worse than the last 15 minutes in Ishaqzaade.

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From just another Chinese player to Grand Slam champion: The metamorphosis of Li Na

Tennis stars come in all shapes, sizes, and personalities. Some of them, like Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova, burst into the spotlight as teenagers and stay at the top of the sport throughout their careers. But there are others who come into their own on and off-the-court much later in their careers. And Li Na was one of them.

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