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by Vishaal S Shah
on Jan 28th, 2009

Flickboxing : The War of the Movies

Flick BoxingCome Friday and every movie buff is anxious to catch the next new release at the multiplex. Are you the kind to rush in first day first show? Or would you rather wait for the reviews before you opt to watch? Are you the kind who has an opinion on every film and loves to debate on which movie was better? Then here’s a great way for you to thrash it out. Online.

Flickboxing is an out and out ‘movie vs movie website’ started for two sole purposes – one to let people discuss movies through a fun filled community space, and two to enable a scientific analysis of movie ratings to make it more genuine.

We have designed this website around the above two aspects. Preparing a free-for-all battle ground for all ardent movie buffs. With the help of technology we have combined fun with ease of use to create a young and dynamic portal that bubbles with action.

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by Vishaal S Shah
on Jan 28th, 2009

What is Blog?

What is Blog?

A blog is a website in which items are posted on a regular basis and displayed in reverse chronological order. The term blog is a shortened form of weblog or web log. Authoring a blog, maintaining a blog or adding an article to an existing blog is called “blogging”. A person who posts these entries is called a “blogger”. A blog comprises text, hypertext, images, and links (to other web pages and to video, audio and other files). Blogs use a conversational style of documentation.

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by Vishaal S Shah
on Jan 28th, 2009

Will the Slumdog Millionaire win again?

Slumdog MillionaireThe world is talking about it. The critics are raving by it. And the Oscar award jury 2008 has set its eyes on it.

Danny Boyle’s movie Slumdog Millionaire has been sweeping away a lot of awards this season. And putting India in the spotlight with its heartbreaking yet exhilarating tale of an orphan who rises from rags to riches on the strength of his lively intelligence.

Just like the city Mumbai in which this story is set, the movie brims and overflows at a breathless pace telling the story of Jamal, a poor, bright-eyed, mischievous youth and his even more boisterous older brother, Salim. In a horrifying turn of events, the two youngsters’ lives change in front of their eyes when their mother is killed during a riot. Alone, they turn to the streets, becoming “slumdogs.? A ray of sunshine comes into their lives when they befriend another orphan, the feisty young girl Latika, and soon the three are inseparable. Adventure follows as the trio strives to survive the cutthroat life of contemporary India. But do they last together?

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