Monthly Archives: July 2007


July 2007

Tete a Tete

By | 2007-07-30T04:51:45+00:00 July 30th, 2007|Hmm|

Truman Capote's potrait by Henri Cartier Bresson    Pic courtesy : © Henri Cartier-Bresson/Magnum Photos “To photograph is to hold one's breath, when all faculties converge to capture fleeting reality. [...]

Arabikatha and Cuba Mukundan – Lal Jose delivers

By | 2017-08-25T23:56:06+00:00 July 27th, 2007|Movie Review, talkies|

Film makers often fear to touch the communists,(and most often it is for singing praises) - they fear to touch live issues too. Lal Jose does both. Cuba Mukundan, the central character played by Sreenivasan is, when you think about it, the "party" itself. With all that is right about it and many things that are outdated. Lal Jose shows the decay with deep sympathy, as a true artist and like the touching poem in the movie, finds light at the end of the tunnel.

National Highway I

By | 2007-07-21T22:21:00+00:00 July 21st, 2007|Hmm|

"The road was a ribbon of moonlight, over the purple moor." - Alfred NoyesThe road was a ribbon of moonlight, over the purple moor. Voices said, we all live in [...]

With balls and Without

By | 2007-07-19T13:56:56+00:00 July 19th, 2007|Uncategorized|

Sometimes I  get tired of this whole blog business, its the same stuff everywhere and millions of them (and net is so slow). The rightists, leftists, cookists, fundamentalists (with balls [...]

Mission 90 Days – FLAT

By | 2017-08-25T23:53:10+00:00 July 17th, 2007|Movie Review, talkies|

Mission 90 Days, In theatres. a Classic reaction, which sums it up -       "Worth! Worth" Me: "Is it!!" "Veruthu!Veruthu" Everyone has a right to self-indulgence, good film makers have done [...]

If Sharks were people

By | 2007-07-11T08:14:34+00:00 July 11th, 2007|Poetry|

-by Bertolt Brechtlink courtesy : "Quitsmoke" Mokashi "If sharks were people," his landlady's little daughter asked Mr. K, "would they be nicer to little fish?" "Of course", he said,"if sharks [...]

Bloody Mary – Sagarika’s Circus

By | 2007-07-11T02:39:23+00:00 July 10th, 2007|Uncategorized|

It is funny, the shallowness of our much touted journos. If it appears that I am highlighting a few flaws in an article without addressing the bigger question, it could [...]

Aap Ka Suroor

By | 2007-07-04T04:18:29+00:00 July 4th, 2007|talkies|

Warning via SMS......quite funny  Dear Policyholders, With the help of our past experiences and keeping in view the interests of our beloved policyholders, we inform you that "We will not [...]

A little sky, a little more light

By | 2010-08-05T02:41:04+00:00 July 1st, 2007|Hmm|

Ever heard this story? does it reverberate with some ancient, forgotten song; like this rain outside.Like a wafting streak of a lullaby, forgotten rain. A damp piece of soil somewhere, [...]