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Join hosts Matt Bowes and Erin Fraser for a bi-weekly podcast that explores the wonderful world of Hindi Cinema through the lens of two Canadian cinephiles! Part of the Alberta Podcast Network powered by ATB.

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    • Film Reviews

Join hosts Matt Bowes and Erin Fraser for a bi-weekly podcast that explores the wonderful world of Hindi Cinema through the lens of two Canadian cinephiles! Part of the Alberta Podcast Network powered by ATB.

    93: Bachchan ‘71 & ‘72

    93: Bachchan ‘71 & ‘72

    We return to our long abandoned series on Amitabh Bachchan series and discuss two of his earliest films, before he made it big. 
    Show Notes:
    Thank you sohaz (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fchartable.com%2Fpodcasts%2Fbollywood-is-for-lovers%2Freviews%2F0gTKb1XW&t=OTVmZTM3MmQwM2NkMTVmNjJjNjQ4YzFkMWQ4MjVjMWIzOWJmNTQyMyxSaWFXajl6cQ%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F190906274161%2Fepisode-93-bachchan-71-72&m=1) !
    Our previous Bachchan episodes (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Faudioboom.com%2Fplaylists%2F4619698-the-bachchan-series&t=ZjMyNDBmMGQ1NzAzNTViY2JjNGRiNGI0ZDRhN2MwOGFjMmI4YWM3OSxSaWFXajl6cQ%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F190906274161%2Fepisode-93-bachchan-71-72&m=1)
    It’s been two years
    The 65th Filmfare Awards (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fen.wikipedia.org%2Fwiki%2F65th_Filmfare_Awards&t=ZDVmNzg4ODExZjBmNjhjNTY4OGNjYWY1M2JjYzhkNDNjYTI0M2ZmYixSaWFXajl6cQ%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F190906274161%2Fepisode-93-bachchan-71-72&m=1)
    Saat Hindustani (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fen.wikipedia.org%2Fwiki%2FSaat_Hindustani&t=NjMwMzhiNmJkODg3ZWUzMDA2ZmM2OTU2YjRlYzJmMTkyM2JhZDU0MixSaWFXajl6cQ%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F190906274161%2Fepisode-93-bachchan-71-72&m=1)
    Bhuvan Shome (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fen.wikipedia.org%2Fwiki%2FBhuvan_Shome&t=NWIwOTVhYjAwMDIyMjAyZjQwNWQyMmFiMDI5ZjAxNmY2YWExMjg4MyxSaWFXajl6cQ%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F190906274161%2Fepisode-93-bachchan-71-72&m=1) and Bombay Talkie (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fen.wikipedia.org%2Fwiki%2FBombay_Talkie&t=MjY3NTczMzliMDRjYTRhOTZjY2Q5YTJhYWY3MjNkYjk5YjgxZTc5MCxSaWFXajl6cQ%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F190906274161%2Fepisode-93-bachchan-71-72&m=1)
    (INTERVAL (“O Maheki Maheki Thandi Hawa (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fyoutu.be%2FX5RREfhP2qo&t=NzhmMTEzZjg2MWEzMDU3YzAxM2JlZjEzNDdhNzZkNzhkZjI5NjliNCxSaWFXajl6cQ%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F190906274161%2Fepisode-93-bachchan-71-72&m=1) ” from Bombay to Goa)
    Anand (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fen.wikipedia.org%2Fwiki%2FAnand_%281971_film%29&t=ZWY3NGJkMTdjNTUyOTExY2IxODE1NWNiOTdjYmE4MGMwYzQxM2Q5ZSxSaWFXajl6cQ%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F190906274161%2Fepisode-93-bachchan-71-72&m=1)
    Not enough book fair?
    Rajesh Khanna (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fen.wikipedia.org%2Fwiki%2FRajesh_Khanna&t=MzBjMjJlMjY0YWYwNTY3MjYxZjQ3NDdhNWNjOWYyODc3OTA3MmIyZSxSaWFXajl6cQ%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F190906274161%2Fepisode-93-bachchan-71-72&m=1)
    Patch Adams (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fen.wikipedia.org%2Fwiki%2FPatch_Adams_%28film%29&t=NzQwMWEzYjNlODA3YmQ3MzViZjY4MmZjYjNiMGFkODY3MDFmNDYwNyxSaWFXajl6cQ%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F190906274161%2Fepisode-93-bachchan-71-72&m=1) and Awakenings (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fen.wikipedia.org%2Fwiki%2FAwakenings&t=OWExN2EzNGRjMDg5NzI4YjViMTk2ZTcwM2MzY2E1ODJmNDcwZGM1NSxSaWFXajl6cQ%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F190906274161%2Fepisode-93-bachchan-71-72&m=1)
    Portrayal of the health care system 
    Bombay to Goa (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fen.wikipedia.org%2Fwiki%2FBombay_to_Goa&t=ODNhZDQ4OWM0YzkxMDQzOWM1YWQzZDJiNzFiNjY1Njk4ODlkN2QwMSxSaWFXa

    • 1 hr 3 min
    92: Stories We Tell: Bombay Talkies, Lust Stories, & Ghost Stories

    92: Stories We Tell: Bombay Talkies, Lust Stories, & Ghost Stories

    Three movies, four directors, twelve stories. We dive into three anthology films that each explore a different theme: cinema, sex, and horror. 
    Show Notes:
    Thank you cj12947$$ (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fchartable.com%2Fpodcasts%2Fbollywood-is-for-lovers%2Freviews%2F9eTb22bM&t=ODk5MzAwMDU4MGI5N2RlMjRiZTU3OGZhNzQ4MjIzZjIzOTkyYmFjMSxXQ2xTWHRLMg%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F190673638031%2Fepisode-92-stories-we-tell-bombay-talkies-lust&m=1) !
    Shorts (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fen.wikipedia.org%2Fwiki%2FShort_film&t=NDg3ZDFjZWI4NzgyMDRlYzJkOWMxNTEyYTU4NGZjOGE4Yjg3MzcyZCxXQ2xTWHRLMg%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F190673638031%2Fepisode-92-stories-we-tell-bombay-talkies-lust&m=1) and anthology films (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fen.wikipedia.org%2Fwiki%2FAnthology_film&t=NTRlMTNhOWMzY2NhNmM2YjcyMTk1Yjk0NzhkMmUyYzA2ZjA0N2Y2ZSxXQ2xTWHRLMg%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F190673638031%2Fepisode-92-stories-we-tell-bombay-talkies-lust&m=1)
    X: Past Is Present (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fen.wikipedia.org%2Fwiki%2FX%3A_Past_Is_Present&t=YWU4Y2Y3NTQzZTBjMDk0MGQ0OWY4MWRmM2JjMWQwNjZiNjk1ZmQyMixXQ2xTWHRLMg%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F190673638031%2Fepisode-92-stories-we-tell-bombay-talkies-lust&m=1)
    Coen Brothers’ “World Cinema (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fyoutu.be%2FYg2_ZhAMTh0&t=ZjdkNTk2M2FmMjY0N2IwZTQ4NzUwN2E5NmUxN2Y5NzM1MzdhZDI1MCxXQ2xTWHRLMg%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F190673638031%2Fepisode-92-stories-we-tell-bombay-talkies-lust&m=1) ” from Chacun son cinema (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fen.wikipedia.org%2Fwiki%2FTo_Each_His_Own_Cinema&t=MjkxZGU1ZmE3ZTBlYzUxYjliNjdmNmFkNjJmMmQyYTNjODYyMDY4NSxXQ2xTWHRLMg%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F190673638031%2Fepisode-92-stories-we-tell-bombay-talkies-lust&m=1)
    Trevor Anderson (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.trevorandersonfilms.com%2F&t=MTFjYjFkMTlmNmNjMzExNmU0Yjg0MmEwNTE2YjUxOTViNTkwNThhNyxXQ2xTWHRLMg%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F190673638031%2Fepisode-92-stories-we-tell-bombay-talkies-lust&m=1) and Matthew Rankin (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fvimeo.com%2Frankino&t=ZGQzMjA3YTJiZWYzZjQxY2UyZWFiNTA0OThjNTA4MTU0NDRmYTI5YyxXQ2xTWHRLMg%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F190673638031%2Fepisode-92-stories-we-tell-bombay-talkies-lust&m=1)
    Guy Maddin’s “The Heart Of The World (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fvimeo.com%2F115997353&t=NDExNzM4ZWM3OWZhNTRiOWRlMWRjMTU3MTY2MzYyMGU0OWUwMTU3YyxXQ2xTWHRLMg%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F190673638031%2Fepisode-92-stories-we-tell-bombay-talkies-lust&m=1) ”
    Bombay Talkies (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fen.wikipedia.org%2Fwiki%2FBombay_Talkies_%28film%29&t=M2RjNWYwYzFjMjQzZWUyYjc2MGQ2NWQyMjFhYTk3M2I1MDllNDEyNSxXQ2xTWHRLMg%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F190673638031%2Fepisode-92-stories-we-tell-bombay-talkies-lust&m=1)
    Ekstra (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fen.wikipedia.org%2Fwiki%2FEkstra&t=OTBiMDYzOTU1NmM0NDc3ZDhlNDgyYTliNTQzN2RmYjVkOTJkNjUwMixXQ2xTWHRLMg%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F190673638031%2Fepisode-92-stories-we-tell-bombay-talkies-lust&m=1)
    “Apna Bombay Talkies (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2F

    • 1 hr 18 min
    91: 2019 Year End Review

    91: 2019 Year End Review

    Buckle up, it’s going to be a long one as we discuss the most notable Bollywood films of the back half of 2019, from July to December.
    Show Notes:
    Article 15 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Article_15_(film)) , again, Photograph (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Photograph_(film)) , Super 30 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Super_30_(film)) , Judgementall Hai Kya (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Judgementall_Hai_Kya) , Khandaani Shafakhana (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Khandaani_Shafakhana) , Jabariya Jodi (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jabariya_Jodi) , Batla House (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Batla_House) , Mission Mangal (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mission_Mangal) , Chhichhore (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chhichhore) , Dream Girl (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dream_Girl_(2019_film)) , Section 375 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Section_375) , The Zoya Factor (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Zoya_Factor_(film)) , Prassthanam (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prassthanam) , War (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/War_(2019_film))
    (INTERVAL (“Ghungroo (https://youtu.be/qFkNATtc3mc) ” from War)
    The Sky Is Pink (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Sky_Is_Pink) , Laal Kaptaan (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Laal_Kaptaan) , Saand Ki Aankh (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saand_Ki_Aankh) , Made In China (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Made_in_China_(2019_film)) . Drive (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Drive_(2019_film)) , Commando 3 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Commando_3_(film)) , Panipat (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Panipat_(film)) , (Marjaavaan (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marjaavaan) ), Pati Patni Aur Woh (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pati_Patni_Aur_Woh_(2019_film)) , Mardaani 2 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mardaani_2) , The Body (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Body_(2019_film)) , Dabangg 3 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dabangg_3) , Good Newwz (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Good_Newwz)
    NEXT TIME: anthology films
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    • 2 hrs 30 min
    90: Dabangg 3 makes Dabangg 2 look like Dabangg

    90: Dabangg 3 makes Dabangg 2 look like Dabangg

    Chulbul Pandey is back, and this time he’s out for revenge...like he always is. With Dabangg 3 now playing in theatres, we discuss all three films in Salman Khan’s problematic action-comedy series. 
    Show Notes:
    “India: Intimations of an Ending (https://www.thenation.com/article/arundhati-roy-assam-modi/) ” by Arundhati Roy
    Dabangg (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dabangg)
    Yakuza (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yakuza_(series))
    Erin’s ongoing issues with cop movies, police violence, and the long walk to fascism
    Songs: “Hudd Hudd Dabangg (https://youtu.be/yG1K5YzmmBA) ,”“Tere Mast Mast Do Nain (https://youtu.be/oyLVu753XJw) ,” “Munni Badnaam Hui (https://youtu.be/Jn5hsfbhWx4) ,” and “Humka Peeni Hai (https://youtu.be/DXa4ArvAB90) ”
    (INTERVAL (“Fevicol Se (https://youtu.be/zE7Pwgl6sLA) ” from Dabangg 2)
    Dabangg 2 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dabangg_2)
    Why are women constantly being killed or put in danger in these films?
    Songs: “Dagabaaz Re Dabangg (https://youtu.be/0KozfDYK1EU) ” and “Pandey Jee Seeti (https://youtu.be/gSaaNGMPl_g) ”
    Dabangg 3 (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dabangg_3)
    T-Series and ringtones (https://www.bloomberg.com/news/features/2019-11-14/how-t-series-beat-pewdiepie-to-be-world-s-biggest-youtube-channel)
    Character actor Nawab Shah (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nawab_Shah_(actor))
    Songs: “Hud Hud (https://youtu.be/fTlzZfvq_SE) ,” “Habibi Ke Nain (https://youtu.be/RZFlsGTz7tY) ,” “Yu Karke (https://youtu.be/k7MxjHLFBFU) ,” and “Munna Badnaam Hua (https://youtu.be/ldAgG1M4qZg) ”
    NEXT TIME: Our 2019 year end review
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    Find us on Apple Podcasts (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fitunes.apple.com%2Fca%2Fpodcast%2Fbollywood-is-for-lovers%2Fid1036988030%3Fmt%3D2&t=ZjgzNGMxZjg3M2QxMzExOWNjZmEwNDNlYTI5MjQwZTc4ZTQ5YTdlOCxmQndaMG5Bbg%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F171952253521%2Fepisode-59-the-queen-of-hearts-rani-mukerji&m=1) ! and Stitcher (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.stitcher.com%2Fpodcast%2Fmatt-bowes%2Fbollywood-is-for-lovers&t=N2Y5OGM5NjA3NTNjMzIxOGViYmRlYzBiNWU2M2QxYmFiMjVlZWY3ZixKY0ptWWNPWA%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F175489644186%2Fepisode-65-anushka-sharmas-clean-slate-nh10&m=1) ! and audioBoom (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Faudioboom.com%2Fchannel%2Fbollywood-is-for-lovers&t=ZjA1YzM0NDg0NzE2MTU0MWQ2MWRlMjlmNDRmNzhlNWM3OThhNmVjMCxKY0ptWWNPWA%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F175489644186%2Fepisode-65-anushka-sharmas-clean-slate-nh10&m=1) ! and iHeartRadio (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.iheart.com%2Fpodcast%2F270-Bollywood-is-For-Lovers-28344928%2F&t=ZjVlNDM2ZGExNTUxZTgyMzNjOTM2NGQ2YTk5NjIyZTI0ZDA3YmE4NSxKY0ptWWNPWA%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F175489644186%2Fepisode-65-anushka-sharmas-clean-slate-nh10&m=1) ! and Spotify (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A

    • 1 hr 16 min
    89: Live. Die. Repeat: Ra.One and Game Over with Ben Gelinas

    89: Live. Die. Repeat: Ra.One and Game Over with Ben Gelinas

    Fire up the PS4, in this episode we’re joined by game developer Ben Gelinas to discuss a pair of films about video games intruding on the real world. 
    Show Notes:
    Welcome Ben Gelinas (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Ftwitter.com%2Fbengelinas&t=NGVlMDYxN2RlZmU3ODQxMmEwNWFiZWM5MWUzOGJlYzkzMzBhMmJlNCx2TE94V2Rndw%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F189585383906%2Fepisode-89-live-die-repeat-raone-and-game&m=1) !
    Speed Dating For Ghosts (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Ft.co%2Fw8V8ZNHYTQ%3Famp%3D1&t=Njg0YWUxZjhlOGJhOTc0MDhmYWI5YmNhNDhjZTY4YmZjYjUxNTEyYix2TE94V2Rndw%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F189585383906%2Fepisode-89-live-die-repeat-raone-and-game&m=1)
    Ra.One (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fen.wikipedia.org%2Fwiki%2FRa.One&t=MWZlYmYxOTY4ZGM1OWJkOWI5OGJlZGY4M2Y0MjcwMDIwMTllZjY4Yix2TE94V2Rndw%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F189585383906%2Fepisode-89-live-die-repeat-raone-and-game&m=1)
    Pour one out for Akashi (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fen.wikipedia.org%2Fwiki%2FTom_Wu&t=NzQwYzBmYmMwOGU0NDc4YjAyN2IwYjRlZTNiYjRmNTFkMWVkZmMxYix2TE94V2Rndw%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F189585383906%2Fepisode-89-live-die-repeat-raone-and-game&m=1)
    But is this an accurate portrayal of game development?
    The Japanese Enthiran/Robot (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fyoutu.be%2FIaxEryBR4-w&t=ZjQ2MGI5ZGQ4YmE4YzIxNWVjY2JjNTQ3NjI0NTFhN2I3YmViNzU1Nyx2TE94V2Rndw%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F189585383906%2Fepisode-89-live-die-repeat-raone-and-game&m=1) trailer 
    Did Shah Rukh Khan invent twerking: “Criminal (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fyoutu.be%2FVIV3nS7KRok&t=ZmViZGE1NmQ2ZTI2YTZiNjkyOWRkMTc3ODcxYzc5ZDVkNGViMTFkNCx2TE94V2Rndw%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F189585383906%2Fepisode-89-live-die-repeat-raone-and-game&m=1) ”
    (INTERVAL (“Chammak Challo (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fyoutu.be%2FM4EZHGFK-1c&t=ZTNmYmQ5MThmNDA2ODJkNjJiY2Y1NWY3YWM5YWZkMWY5NDViMWRmOSx2TE94V2Rndw%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F189585383906%2Fepisode-89-live-die-repeat-raone-and-game&m=1) ” from Ra.One)
    Game Over (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fen.wikipedia.org%2Fwiki%2FGame_Over_%282019_film%29&t=YjNmZmIzZjc0OGM2ZTkyNjBmMGMzYTBiMjYxZmEwODk5Y2FiOTZmOCx2TE94V2Rndw%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F189585383906%2Fepisode-89-live-die-repeat-raone-and-game&m=1) (CW: violence against women, sexual assault)
    Giallo films (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fen.wikipedia.org%2Fwiki%2FGiallo&t=ZjUwMTdhMzNlMWVkMDIwN2U2ODU3YmViM2I0MjI4ODAwN2RjYWM5Mix2TE94V2Rndw%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F189585383906%2Fepisode-89-live-die-repeat-raone-and-game&m=1)
    Surprise, this is the most accurate gamedev movie?
    The Last House on the Left (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fen.wikipedia.org%2Fwiki%2FThe_Last_House_on_the_Left_%281972_film%29&t=OTIwOTQ1YzMzNDQ2YmRhNTZhNmQxZTFkNjQ2MzM4ZjIzZTI2ODdmMSx2TE94V2Rndw%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F189585383906%2Fepisode-89-live-die-repeat-raone-and-game&m=1)
    SPOILER ZONE for Game Over (1:13:08 till end)
    NEXT TIME: The Dabangg series 
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    • 1 hr 39 min
    88: Playing With The Past: Gandhi and Rang De Basanti

    88: Playing With The Past: Gandhi and Rang De Basanti

    In an effort to engage more with 20th Century Indian history, we play a board game about the Indian Independence movement and discuss Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra’s 2006 film Rang De Basanti.
    Show Notes:
    Welcome Torrey Dance!
    If you’d like to skip the board game talk, jump to 48:21
    What we were taught about the decolonization of India (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fen.wikipedia.org%2Fwiki%2FIndian_independence_movement&t=ZWJjNGFiOWM2ZDJmODAzNzY2YmZjZWZlYzA1ZDYyZDZhMWNiYWJiMixLSUg0WmY1Tw%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F189315153191%2Fepisode-88-playing-with-the-past-gandhi-and&m=1)
    Gandhi: The Decolonization of British India, 1917-1947 (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.gmtgames.com%2Fp-630-gandhi-the-decolonization-of-british-india-19171947.aspx&t=MDc5MTVmNzE1YjMwMDNjNTU3YzczZGIzYmZiZDVhYjkwOWIzNjUxYSxLSUg0WmY1Tw%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F189315153191%2Fepisode-88-playing-with-the-past-gandhi-and&m=1)
    COIN Series (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.wargamer.com%2Farticles%2Ffour-player-coin-op%2F&t=YjAxZGQ0ZjZlMDE1YmY4OGQ2NGM3NGIwYTMyYmJkNGY4ZDFlN2RmNCxLSUg0WmY1Tw%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F189315153191%2Fepisode-88-playing-with-the-past-gandhi-and&m=1)
    (INTERVAL (“Rang De Basanti (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fyoutu.be%2Fc769V25pX08&t=Njk0YTVhMjdmMTZmZjI2YzVkMjg0ZWE2YjFmZjRjMGQyOTZmMmU3YyxLSUg0WmY1Tw%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F189315153191%2Fepisode-88-playing-with-the-past-gandhi-and&m=1) ” from Rang De Basanti)
    Rang De Basanti (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fen.wikipedia.org%2Fwiki%2FRang_De_Basanti&t=ZDFkOWNjNzRjMGQxNDM1Mzg0ZDgxMjU2YWE4Y2Q4MmNiZjJhY2FlYyxLSUg0WmY1Tw%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F189315153191%2Fepisode-88-playing-with-the-past-gandhi-and&m=1)
    Awards aspirations
    Indian revolutionaries (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fen.wikipedia.org%2Fwiki%2FRevolutionary_movement_for_Indian_independence%23Notable_revolutionaries&t=MDBjMmY1N2UyNTRkZjZkYjJlNWQxMzM1NWI3MTdhMzYxYjc2ODc0MSxLSUg0WmY1Tw%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F189315153191%2Fepisode-88-playing-with-the-past-gandhi-and&m=1)
    New Kings of the World by Fatima Bhutto (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Ftwitter.com%2Ffbhutto&t=Zjg2Y2I0NTEyNWJmNjkwNGVhODI3YjAyNGEyMTM0M2YxN2UzNTA0NSxLSUg0WmY1Tw%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F189315153191%2Fepisode-88-playing-with-the-past-gandhi-and&m=1)
    Arranged! (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=http%3A%2F%2Fnashra.co%2Fstore%2Farranged&t=YzM3YjcyNTVlYTk1ODljOWRmOWNiOTdkNWFiNDJlNzVlZWUyNzM3NyxLSUg0WmY1Tw%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F189315153191%2Fepisode-88-playing-with-the-past-gandhi-and&m=1) and SHASN (https://t.umblr.com/redirect?z=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.kickstarter.com%2Fprojects%2Fzainmemon%2Fshasn-the-political-strategy-board-game-break-ks&t=YTdhZDkyNzY3NTlmNTk4ZGM0ZTJjY2FkOTlmYmFjZWY2ODYyZjg5MSxLSUg0WmY1Tw%3D%3D&b=t%3AkP3Y7y6o3K6ErDt0IV7Cnw&p=https%3A%2F%2Fbollywoodisforlovers.tumblr.com%2Fpost%2F189315153191%2Fepisode-88-playing-with-the-past-gandhi-and&m=1)
    NEXT TIME: Ra. One and Game Over
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    • 1 hr 42 min

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