Bollywood in America

I Hate Sridevi for Dying

I Hate Sridevi for Dying

Even as shock reverberated through the Bollywood community on the loss of the industry’s first lady superstar an anguished Ram Gopal Verma penned a moving condolence letter saying, “I HATE GOD FOR KILLING SRIDEVI AND I HATE SRIDEVI FOR DYING.”...
Winning Hearts at Warriors’ Bollywood Night

Winning Hearts at Warriors’ Bollywood Night

Ishita Bakshi and Muskan Bakshi, 9th graders from San Ramon, were smiling ear to ear as they strolled down Oracle arena corridor, resplendent in their dance costumes. Tonight was special. It was Bollywood night at the Warriors game, and Oracle arena was packed with...
Akshay Kumar Raises the Curtains: Pad Man

Akshay Kumar Raises the Curtains: Pad Man

On February 9 the ladies of the Bay, who had made a splash earlier when they went to watch the Padmavat dressed as Padmavatis, are heading to Cine Grand Fremont 7. Pad Man, releasing that day, aims to raise the curtain on all myths, taboos and beliefs around periods...
Scenes of the Fathers

Scenes of the Fathers

Title:  Growing Up Smith.   Director:  Frank Lotito.  Players: Jason Lee, Anjul Nigam, Poorna Jagannathan, Hillary Burton, Roni Akurati, Brighton Sharbino, Shobha Narayan.  English (with Hindi).  No sub-titles.  Theatrical release (Brittany House) For Smith Bhatnagar,...