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Theatre History: October 2011

Midnight Run (1988) – Review

My love for action-comedies reached its fever pitch on a summer late night when I accidentally tripped over this boisterously funny classic from the 80s and felt thoroughly exhilarated as the end credits rolled by. What more could a movie offer, I thought.  What more than make you sit for…

Seven Things I learned from 7 Aum Arivu

That it is miraculously possible that the maniacal lorry drivers and auto drivers who never even matter other vehicles around them can spot a man standing in a corner and then get hypnotized by his eyes, which seem to be virtually buried in his face. That Shruthi Hassan’s wooden acting and…

Skybreaker – Reader’s Choice Award!

Friends, I am so thrilled to say that my short story Skybreaker posted here has won the Reader’s Choice Award in the contest held by The Banyan Trees magazine. I am thankful to all my friends and readers who read the story, voted, and spread the word in such great…

Skybreaker – Shortlisted!

Friends, I am so glad to say that my short story Skybreaker posted here has been shortlisted for the finals in the contest held by the online magazine The Banyan Trees.  The polls for the Reader’s Choice award is available at http://thebanyantrees.com/?page_id=1573 . And voting can…