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‘The Jungle Book‘ in Hindi, Ketan Mehta’s evergreen ‘Holi’, and more.

It’s time to press rewind on the last seven days.

Is it time for James Bond to hang up his sharp suit?

Daniel Craig’s Bond movies have attempted a reboot, yet the old fixtures remain even as other spy franchises have expended the genre’s themes. Read more here.

Film school: Sai Paranjpye’s ‘Sparsh’ is a must-see for anyone interested in inclusive education

The 1980 movie stands alone in its portrayal of an entire institution for the differently abled. Read more here.

Angry students, clueless teachers and the colour red: Ketan Mehta’s ‘Holi’

The 1984 movie, based on the Mahesh Elkunchwar play, resonates with the situation across college campuses in the country. Read more here.

‘The Jungle Book’ in Hindi is Hollywood’s latest attempt to go local

The practice of dubbing big-budget Hollywood films in Indian languages gets a celebrity twist in the April release. Read more here.

If these videos are anything to go by, Vijayakanth is already the TN CM

As the action hero and politician readies for a bigger role in state politics, a look at his screen achievements. Read more here.

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