Inspiration, Movie Talk

5 Inspirational Bollywood Movies to Turn Your Passion into Career

Bollywood Movies Inspiration

Are you the fussy parent who is losing sleep over your child’s career? Need some inspiration to encourage your kids to turn their passion into a career? Here are 5 Inspirational Bollywood movies to watch with your kid: 3 Idiots If you are one of those parents who want your son or daughter to become a

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Movie Talk

Movie Review: The Good Dinosaur

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It’s the back to school season after the winter break. So how was your holiday season? We love watching movies especially during the holiday season. Who doesn’t want to watch movies sitting cozily with popcorn either in theater or at home? As kiddo is ready to watch movies in theater we started to take him

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Movie Talk, Perspectives

Movie Review: The Hundred-Foot Journey

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This is my review of the movie “The Hundred-Foot Journey”. I was born and raised in India and have been living for a decade now in Australia. I have written about my confusion as Indian Born Confused Desi, and what I learn from the two cultures, Indian and Australian. Understanding the need to embrace different

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Gender Neutral Parenting, Movie Talk, Parenting, Perspectives

Let It Go…Let It Go

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Most of us out there are aware of this song from the recent Academy Award winning, animated feature film ‘Frozen’. My four and half year old is obsessed with it. She insists on watching Frozen everyday after returning from pre-school and last weekend she watched it five times. And the ‘Let It Go’ song is

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Movie Talk

Movie Review- Yellow

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Recently we saw the Marathi movie “Yellow”.  It was a beautiful, inspiring and touching movie.  Very well written and enacted with strong performances by all the actors.  The best part was that the role of the older Gauri, the main protagonist was played by the real Gauri on whose life the movie is based.  Wonderfully

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Movie Talk

Movie Review : 2 States

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I was curious to watch 2 states especially since I had read the book and between the 2 books of Chetan Bhagat I had read , it was the better one. I cannot comment on how close the movie is to the book since I don’t remember the book but I thought the movie was pretty

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Movie Talk, Parenting, Perspectives

Ted, a Far Cry from “Teboo”…

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Do you remember the first time you were handed a furry plush toy? The joy you experienced? The warm feeling of love for this new best friend? My first plush toy was a furry teddy bear. I named the teddy bear ‘Teboo’. Teboo was my best friend – we dined together, played together, slept together

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Movie Talk, Parenting, Perspectives, Working Moms

From Real to Reel and Back to Real…House Husbands

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‘House Husbands‘ is an all new Aussie drama on television that portrays ‘stay-at–home’ dads raising their kids. It’s a good show and what I like most is, that this is a true reflection of life in some of our households today. So, this show has taken real life and put it on reel. Awesome! Gone

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Movie Talk, Toddler

As A Mother, Why I like Dora The Explorer

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I am not a big fan of children watching TV. We have restricted viewing time for R but somehow she is up to date with all the latest cartoons and shows mainly due to discussion with her friends in the daycare and school. One of the programs she is updated about is Dora. Dora is

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Movie Talk

Movie Review : Frozen

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I have never taken R to a cinema hall and she is 5.5 years. I am not a big fan of children being taken to cinema halls mainly because of the loud noise levels as well as the effect the big screen movies can have on the kid’s eyes. Of course, I may be wrong

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Movie Talk

Movie Review : Invictus

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I guess, I must be the last person on earth to watch this movie, but what a movie! Wow! My cousin S made us watch this movie when we were at his place on the weekend after the Pune marathon. That was around the time Nelson Mandela had passed away. I was extremely upset with the

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Movie Talk, Perspectives

Five Movies From Hollywood That Inspire !

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I can safely assume that most of us watch movies. Some of us are movie buffs watching every movie that is released,some watch only blockbuster movies, some watch movies in which their favorite actors have a role to play and some watch only the movies,friends recommend. As I have met more people over the years,

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