Why has Bollywood music lost its melody these days?

Answer by Raakhee V. Menon: Think of all the melody songs in Bollywood. Now think of the way they were picturised. What do you see? Scenic locales. Two people in love. Or somebody pining for a loved one. Dreams. And so on. Well, cinema was inspired by actual society back then. It was an exaggerated…

What is the most visually-stunning movie ever made?

Answer by Raakhee V. Menon: I guess it would come as no surprise if I were to nominate some of my most favorite movies ever in this answer. To set things straight, I’m a person who gives a LOT of importance to how something (and even someone, for that matter) is presented. I do appreciate…

Which female celebrities are particularly good with their makeup?

Answer by Raakhee V. Menon: My vote goes for the gorgeous Anushka Shetty. Whether it is a minimal make-up look or if she goes all out to get a medieval Indian queen’s royal look, Anushka (or her make-up artists) get it right every single time. She is not exactly lean and svelte, and hence it…

Is the Telugu movie Bahubali a real story from history?

Or Fantasy script created by Director Rajamouli Answer by Raakhee V. Menon: As per his own admission, the story of Baahubali is a work of fiction that took form in the mind of S.S. Rajamouli’s father K.V. Vijayendra Prasad. I had, however, come across the name of Mahishmati earlier. I have seen it mentioned in…

What is your favorite love scene in a movie?

My answer to What is your favorite love scene in a movie? Answer by Raakhee V. Menon: No second thoughts for sharing three of my all-time favorites here… Hannah: Take off your shirt. Jacob: Why? Hannah: Please can you take off your shirt, ’cause I can’t stop thinking, and then you just… Jacob: Okay, okay,…