The Fangirl’s Movie Review: The Shadow

Director Zhang Yimou released a new movie and I had to check it out. Come find out if I enjoyed the action wuxia movie, The Shadow, and whether you should watch it when it comes out on Netflix next week.

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Fangirl Indian Movie Review: Padmaavat

It’s the dog days of summer and the temperature where I live is creeping very close to 100 degrees. So I’ve been staying inside watching dramas and movies, as well as doing a bit of blogging. I have a backlog of kdramas to catch up on, but I keep getting tempted by shows outside of Korea and the U.S. The epic Indian historical movie Padmaavat popped up as a recommendation on Amazon Prime and I clicked play.

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Fangirl Movie Review: Indian Jane Austen- Bride and Prejudice

This was the very first Indian themed movie I watched. Yes, it’s in English, so it’s not really an Indian language film, but it is the film that inspired me to go looking for Indian language films to watch. This is also one of those movies I watch about once a year. It’s one of those films you have to share with someone, so I normally watch this with my sister-in-law. It’s now a tradition to make our daughters sit down and enjoy this movie with us.

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Fangirl Movie Review: Indian Jane Austen, Kandukondain Kandukondain (Sense and Sensibility)

After Kmuse and I did our last Indian movie review, I started thinking about some of the Indian movies I watched years ago. I’m a huge Jane Austen fan and in my search for all things Austen, I found a few Indian adaptations. Kandukondain Kandukondain is the Indian version of Sense and Sensibility and it stars my #1 girl crush Aishwarya Rai Bachchan.

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