Showing posts from February, 2014

Hyderabad –> Kolkata Express

My explorations of Bengali cinema have finally brought me to contemporary (as in, the last 7-8 years) popular films, and much to my ignorance-fueled shock I have found a ton of Telugu remakes. They often star one of two mononymically macho heroes. First, there's Jeet. I don't dislike Jeet, but he seems to have a slight permasnarl that isn't my cup of tea. a poster and song from the remake of  Business Man a fight scene from  Wanted  (confusingly to my Bolly-centric brain, this is the remake of  Athadu , not  Pokiri )   a clip from  Jor  ( Okkadu )  the trailer for  Awara  ( Krishna )  There's also Dev, whom the internet indicates is the pinnacle of perhaps slightly softer herogiri: muscles, looks, dancing, and smiling.*  poster and song from  Khoka Babu  ( Dhee ) a "making of" fight clip and a song I cannot stop watching from  Challenge 2  ( Dookudu ) a motorcycle/nunchaku/sound effect fight from Paglu  ( Devadasu) (not the De