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We are Flo and Tanvi! Join us as we talk about Hindi movies aka Bollywood. Each season, we will talk about specific categories like Marital Dramas, Family Saga etc. We are not critics (thank god for that!), we pick a movie and talk about our favorite songs, favorite scenes, gossip and why we picked that movie for that category - All served with a side of nostalgia!

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We are Flo and Tanvi! Join us as we talk about Hindi movies aka Bollywood. Each season, we will talk about specific categories like Marital Dramas, Family Saga etc. We are not critics (thank god for that!), we pick a movie and talk about our favorite songs, favorite scenes, gossip and why we picked that movie for that category - All served with a side of nostalgia!

    7: S06E7: Don (1978) - Sexy, Angry Amitabh Bachchan

    7: S06E7: Don (1978) - Sexy, Angry Amitabh Bachchan

    Don is a 1978 Indian Hindi-language action thriller film written by Salim-Javed, produced by Nariman Irani, and directed by Chandra Barot. The film stars Amitabh Bachchan, Zeenat Aman, Pran, Iftekhar, Helen, Om Shivpuri, Satyen Kappu and Pinchoo Kapoor. Amitabh Bachchan plays a double role, as Bombay underworld boss, Don and his lookalike Vijay. The film's plot revolves around Vijay, a Bombay slum-dweller who resembles the powerful criminal and underworld boss Don, being asked by law enforcement officer DSP D'Silva (Iftekhar) to masquerade as Don, in order to act as an informant for the police and track down the root of the criminal organization. (Source:Wikipedia). You can listen and subscribe to our podcast on iTunes / Stitcher / TuneIn or on YouTube. You can also listen to this episode right here on this player below.
     
    Podcast Episode Summary:
    We talk about Farhan Aktar's Don 
    We talk about Amitabh Bachchan's characters in all of his movies smoking and drinking and wonder if cinema influences people
    We talk about the story behind the song paan banaras wale
    Quotables:
    I think this has been my least favourite movie so far - Tanvi
    I love Amitabh, clearly - flo
    I am singing for a change- Flo 
    I don't have a favourite scene - Tanvi

    • 34 min
    6: S06E6: Trishul (1978) - Sexy, Angry Amitabh Bachchan

    6: S06E6: Trishul (1978) - Sexy, Angry Amitabh Bachchan

    Our twitter friends, Manish joins us as we talk about Trishul (1978) . Trishul (English: Trident) is a 1978 Indian drama film, written by Salim-Javed, directed by Yash Chopra, and produced by Gulshan Rai. It features music by Mohammed Zahur Khayyam, with lyrics by Sahir Ludhianvi. When Raj's (Sanjeev Kumar) mother refuses to allow her son to marry Shanti, he obeys her wishes, and leaves her in spite of her pregnancy. Years later, Shanti's son Vijay (Amitabh Bachchan) returns to his father's family to avenge his mother. (Source:Imdb). You can listen and subscribe to our podcast on iTunes / Stitcher / TuneIn or on YouTube. You can also listen to this episode right here on this player below.
     
     
    Podcast Episode Summary:
    We talk about the differences and similarities between Trishul and Kabhie Kabhie
    We talk about songs 
    We talk about 70s fashion and how this movie's characters were beautifully dressed
    Quotables:
    Once the kid grew up and he became Amitabh Bachchan..the story strated moving forward - Flo
    Growing up , I only kne wYash chopra as the Love story guy - Manish
    It had a good balance between romance and family drama - Tanvi
     

    • 37 min
    5: S06E5: Kabhie Kabhie (1976) - Sexy, Angry Amitabh Bachchan

    5: S06E5: Kabhie Kabhie (1976) - Sexy, Angry Amitabh Bachchan

    Join us as we talk about KAbhie Kabhie (1976) . Kabhi Kabhie (English: Sometimes) is a 1976 Indian Hindi romantic drama film, produced and directed by Yash Chopra, starring an ensemble cast of Amitabh Bachchan, Raakhee, Shashi Kapoor, Waheeda Rehman, Rishi Kapoor, Neetu Singh and Simi Garewal. The film is about Kabhi Kabhie is a movie about the love story of generations and how a chain of events brings together old lovers as friends. (Source:Imdb). You can listen and subscribe to our podcast on iTunes / Stitcher / TuneIn or on YouTube. You can also listen to this episode right here on this player below.
     
     
    Podcast Episode Summary:
    We talk about the similarities between Silsila and Kabhie Kabhie
    We talk about all the shayari
    We talk about Rakhee's beauty and go on and on about Fashion in this movie
    Quotables:
     
    This is my favourite movies set in yash chopra world - Tanvi
    She is thinking of her past, as we all do at midnight - Flo
    I liked ALL the sarees in this movie and would wear them in a heartbeat - Flo 
    It says you can't have it all - Tanvi

    • 47 min
    4: S06E4: Sholay (1975) - Sexy, Angry Amitabh Bachchan

    4: S06E4: Sholay (1975) - Sexy, Angry Amitabh Bachchan

    Joining us today is our friend, Yamini. And we are talking about Sholay. Sholay (lit. Embers) is a 1975 Indian action-adventure film written by Salim-Javed (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salim-Javed) , directed by Ramesh Sippy (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ramesh_Sippy) , and produced by his father G. P. Sippy (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/G._P._Sippy) . The film is about two criminals, Veeru and Jai (played by Dharmendra (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dharmendra) and Amitabh Bachchan (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amitabh_Bachchan) respectively), hired by a retired police officer (Sanjeev Kumar (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sanjeev_Kumar) ) to capture the ruthless dacoit, Gabbar Singh (Amjad Khan (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amjad_Khan_(actor)) ). (Source:Wikipedia). You can listen and subscribe to our podcast on iTunes / Stitcher / TuneIn or on YouTube. You can also listen to this episode right here on this player below.
     
     
    Podcast Episode Summary:
    We talk about director Ramesh Sippy's perfectionism
    We give a special shout out to all the scenes that involve Amitabh and Jaya
    We talk about Gabbar Singh
    Quotables:
    As for the songs, there is nothing home to write about - Yamini
     
    I loved ALL the songs - Tanvi 
    That scene could easily be on my top 10 best scenes ever - Flo
     

    • 44 min
    3: S06E3: Deewar (1975) - Sexy, Angry Amitabh Bachchan

    3: S06E3: Deewar (1975) - Sexy, Angry Amitabh Bachchan

    Deewaar (lit. The Wall) is a 1975 Indian Hindi-language action drama film[4] (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deewaar#cite_note-5) [5] (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deewaar#cite_note-6) [6] (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deewaar#cite_note-7) written by Salim-Javed (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salim-Javed) , directed by Yash Chopra (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yash_Chopra) , and starring Shashi Kapoor (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shashi_Kapoor) , Amitabh Bachchan (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amitabh_Bachchan) , Nirupa Roy (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nirupa_Roy) , Neetu Singh (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Neetu_Singh) and Parveen Babi (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Parveen_Babi) . Reflecting the tumultuous socio-political climate of 1970s India, Deewaar tells the story of a pair of impoverished brothers who, after their family is betrayed by the misplaced idealism of their father, struggle to survive in the slums of Bombay, and eventually find themselves on opposing sides of the law. (Source:Wikipedia) You can listen and subscribe to our podcast on iTunes / Stitcher / TuneIn or on YouTube. You can also listen to this episode right here on this player below.
     
    Podcast Episode Summary:
    We talk about how the over-done memes and mimicries of these iconic scenes are actually SO powerful
    We talk about Amitabh's swag (obviously;))
    We talk about how secular India used to be (in movies and otherwise)
    Quotables:
    He deserves all of these accolades - Tanvi
    I think the villains were very well dressed - Tanvi
    There are these little scenes that stand out - Flo
    At least, let both of them go to school - Flo
     

    • 27 min
    2: S06E2: Namak Haraam (1973) - Sexy, Angry Amitabh Bachchan

    2: S06E2: Namak Haraam (1973) - Sexy, Angry Amitabh Bachchan

    Namak Haraam (English: Traitor) is a 1973 Indian Hindi-language drama film directed by Hrishikesh Mukherjee (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hrishikesh_Mukherjee) . The music is by R.D. Burman (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/R.D._Burman) , the screenplay by Gulzar (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gulzar_(lyricist)) , and lyrics by Anand Bakshi (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anand_Bakshi) . The film stars Rajesh Khanna (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rajesh_Khanna) and Amitabh Bachchan (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amitabh_Bachchan) . It also stars Rekha (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rekha) , Asrani (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Asrani) , Raza Murad (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Raza_Murad) , A.K. Hangal (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A.K._Hangal) , Simi Garewal (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Simi_Garewal) and Om Shivpuri (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Om_Shivpuri) . Two young men (Amitabh Bachchan and Rajesh Khanna) from very different backgrounds, one from a shanty house in a Delhi slum, the other from a very wealthy Calcutta family, forge a friendship which is then put to the ultimate test.
     
    Podcast Episode Summary:
    We talk about the placement of all the songs in this movie
    We talk about Hrishikesh Mukherjee's world of cinema
    We talk about the title of the movie
    Quotables:
    The world this was set in was so different form that of Zanjeer - Tanvi
    Why is capitalism so bad again? - Tanvi
    The movie was so tightly written, that I don;t have any specific favourite scenes - Flo
    At no point are you really irritated by Amitabh, maybe because he is hot? - Flo

    • 34 min

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