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Noble intentions, great performances, but underwhelming watch

DNMUM392856 | 7/21/2017 | Author : Harshada Rege | WC :362

Movie Review

Lipstick Under My Burkha ***
Cast: Ratna Pathak Shah, Konkona Sensharma, Plabita Borthakur, Aahana Kumra, Vikrant Massey
Director: Alankrita Shrivastava

What it’s about: Lipstick Under My Burkha is about four women from Bhopal who are struggling to find and express their voice, in a world hell-bent on muting them. There’s Rehana (Plabita Borthakur), a college student and wannabe musician who is forced to work at her family’s tailoring shop, Leela (Aahana Kumra) is engaged to a boy selected by her mother, and is dating a photographer. Shireen (Konkona Sensharma) is a burkha-clad saleswoman who is treated as little more than a sex toy by her husband. The fourth, and probably the most fascinating character, is that
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Museums that celebrate failure, bad art, and toilets
DNMUM410524 | 3/25/2018 12:00:00 AM | Author : Melissa D’Costa D’Silva | WC :537

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Sid approached for Anees Bazmee’s next
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DNMUM410527 | 3/25/2018 12:00:00 AM | Author : After Hrs Correspondent | WC :100

Actress Swapna Khanna and her actor-cum-show-producer husband Raman Khanna are currently touring the United Kingdom with their Bollywood show. And in their bid to get footfalls, they have dedicated the shows to the memory of Sridevi. According to a s
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