I am participating in an MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) called, ‘The Future of Storytelling’ conducted by iversity, a diverse interdisciplinary team from Berlin, Germany. Anyone who wants to tell a good story (which is everyone) can participate and learn – see if you’d want to. This is my first assignment upon completing chapter 1.
Well, I have never done a movie review in this blog. So, I thought why not start? Before a couple of days, I had the opportunity to watch ‘Life of Pi (3D)’ in a theatre here in Chennai. I went to Sathyam, but since tickets were not available, I went to Sangam theatre. I am very choosy about the movies I watch, you see
Music piracy is very big in India today. People may not acknowledge music piracy as an issue but some day or the other they’ll have to accept that downloading songs for free and copying them from their friends mobile phones/memory cards is music piracy and get on with legitimate ways of doing things – buying songs. Continue reading →
‘It’s a Mad Mad Mad World’ is a darn funny movie released in 1963, written by William Rose/Tania Rose and directed by Stanley Kramer. It starts with a man recklessly driving and crashing near a highway and ‘divulging’ the secret of where a stolen trunk full of money is kept. The random group of strangers who get to know the secret try to come to an agreement on how to split the money among themselves. Since they cannot reach an agreement, the RACE to the TREASURE begins. Continue reading →
In this post I would like to present my choice for the Top 10 South Indian songs for August 2011. That means, all the songs selected here are taken from movies released in the month of August 2011.
South Indian Songs = Tamil Songs + Telugu Songs + Kannada Songs + Malayalam Songs.
I tried my best to listen to all the songs in Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam & Kannada from movies released in one month – August 2011. But since this is an enormous task and since some songs were not available to listen Online, I might have missed some songs from a few movies. Continue reading →
In this post, I am presenting my choice for the Top Ten Hindi Songs / Top Ten Bollywood Songs for August 2011. That means, all the below songs were selected from the movies released in August 2011.
Ok, I know some of my regular readers don’t have much time to listen to multiple songs. So, you can just listen to the first song/ fourth song / sixth song if you like peppy / fast paced songs; or listen to the second song/ fifth song/ eighth song if you like melodious songs; or listen to the third song / seventh song if you like medium paced and quality songs.
I am back with yet another Top 10 Hindi Songs list. How much ever regular readers might not like them, readers from search love them! This time I have selected the Top Ten Hindi movie songs from the month of July 2011. That means, all these songs are from movies released in a single month – July 2011.
I have tried my best to listen to all the Hindi movie songs released in July, to select the below mentioned songs. But do remember that the selection is mine and I don’t follow any scientific procedure or take any public poll to decide on the songs and their ratings. I go by my instinct and how much I like a certain song. Continue reading →
All the below mentioned songs were selected by me after listening to almost all the songs from the movies that were released in Tamil, Kannada, Telugu & Malayalam in the month of June 2011. It was very difficult to come up with the below mentioned positions for these Top 10 South Indian Songs countdown I have created, but I had to come up with some order.
So, though I have given some positions here, don’t strictly go by them. Remember that all these below songs are outstanding (that’s whey they have made it to this list) and even if you start listening from the tenth song, you’ll still like what you listen! Continue reading →
Here I come with yet another music post – My selection for Top 10 Bollywood (Hindi) Songs for the movies released in one month – June 2011.
As usual, the selection is my own and I might not have been able to listen to all the songs from movies released in June 2011. But I tried my best to listen to as many as possible and come up with an impartial countdown.
Songs countdown from No. 10 (meaning my tenth favorite song of the month) to No. 1 (meaning my most favorite song of the month). Continue reading →
For South Indian, I considered four languages – Tamil, Telugu, Kannada & Malayalam. All the songs mentioned below are from the movies released in one month – May 2011.
The selection is my own, and I tried my best to listen to most of the songs released in May 2011. But since I was not able to listen to certain songs online, I might not have included them. Continue reading →