[See Bollywood Stories: Introduction first] This is meant to be a modern romantic comedy with the rather popular plot line of an NRI coming to India for an arranged marriage. The woman selected for him loves someone else. She tells him so in no uncertain terms. Of course, he falls in love with her. Yet, … Continue reading Bollywood Stories: Tanu Weds Manu
Other than re-watching old classics, I have not watched much Bollywood fare in the last 25+ years. Mostly, this is because I'm more a book person than a movie or TV person. I am equally not enamored of Hollywood hoopla though I do enjoy the old classics there too. This past year, though, I've tried to watch … Continue reading Bollywood Stories: Introduction
These days, when I look at working women across various walks of life (in India, particularly, but also elsewhere) and how they're trying to achieve some of the same things that their male counterparts are able to, this quote often comes to mind.