To top
6 Sep

Coke Studio, the unexpected

Everyone has come to the conclusion by now that Coke Studio is going on a bit of an unpredictable and random tangent. There are hits and misses. Some things are working, by accident (Momina Mustehsan overshadowing Rahat Fateh Ali Khan is not something anyone could have imagined.) So of course, this episode also brought it's usual list of surprises. For starters, the biggest surprise turned out to be Mohsin Abbas Haider. Even though the song 'Uddi Ja' itself isn't much to write about, Mohsin has truly proven that he has a future in singing if his acting career slows down (which it probably won't, because Mohsin is all over our screens nowadays.) Jaffer Zaidi's compositions are turning out to be a...
Continue reading
2 Aug

Karachi Se Lahore: the light side of a challenging journey

  Karachi Se Lahore makes a brave attempt at a film that is driven by humour but stunted by lack of storyline.   As a film, Karachi Se Lahore works because of its humour.   Zaheem (Shahzad Shaikh) is portrayed as a loser of a struggling banker who is dumped by his girlfriend in favour of a secure life with a successful cousin. In an uncharacteristic show of backbone, egged on by his friends Sam (Ahmed Ali) and Moti (Yasir Hussain), he decides to take a trip to Lahore to stop her wedding. The films unravels as the road trip between both cities, in which they are accompanied by their neighbor Mariam (Ayesha Omar) and her brother Zeezu (Aasher Wajahat) whose father’s blue jeep they...
Continue reading
Subscribe to our weekly newsletter!

Enter your email address below.