Image courtesy Roopkar Cine Enterprise

Eva Asao: In memoriam

Nov 20, 2013 1 Comment by

Image courtesy Roopkar Cine Enterprise
On the 25th death anniversary of Eva Asao we pay our respects to this mesmerizing beauty of Assamese cinema.

Did you know?
Bimal Roy had offered her the lead role in ‘Sujata’, a role that would fetch Nutan a national award later
Was offered roles by Gurudutt and Kishore Kumar too.
Winner of the [...]

Assamese Cinema, Cinema, Recent, The People
Jnanada Kakati

Jnanada Kakati

Nov 12, 2012 1 Comment by

There was not much in terms of conversation between actress Jyanada Kakati and her mother when she was offered her first film role in 1947. Her mother simply told her to pack and leave and to never come back. [...]

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Abdul Majid

Nov 06, 2012 1 Comment by

The tag of a ‘villain’ doesn't bother Abdul Majid but he thinks people are afraid of him. It happened one afternoon on some nameless day in the early nineties. Abdul Majid was shopping in Fancy Bazaar with his family [...]

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Umesh Chandra Dev Choudhury

The Last Warrior

Aug 10, 2012 1 Comment by

“Give me a gun and I shall once again kill the corrupt. I am old but not old enough to be unable to shed my blood for the sake of my country”, says the 95 year old man. No, the person in front of me is not suffering from delusions [...]

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Mridula Barooah

Jun 21, 2012 6 Comments by

Mridula Barooah – the name evokes a vivid image of an alluringly beautiful village girl, the kind that you read about in story books and the girl every man fancies to take home to their mother. Setting many a heart aflutter with her looks [...]

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