Netflix loving: Disenchantment

1st September 2018 Shaheen Rajan 0

After tackling modern times with “The Simpsons” and the future with “Futurama,” producer Matt Groening steps into the past with “Disenchantment.” The animated fantasy series geared toward adults takes place in the crumbling medieval kingdom of Dreamland. It follows the misadventures of hard-drinking young princess Bean, her feisty elf companion Elfo […]

What’s on MTV Germany in August and September?

17th August 2018 Shaheen Rajan 0

Schools are open and time is just right for serious binge watching Mommies. If you are bored of Netflix and Amazon Prime (tall order, I know), you can tune in to MTV to indulge in some guilty pleasures. Here is what’s on TV in August and September, in case you […]

Movie Review: Teefa in Trouble

21st July 2018 Shaheen Rajan 0

I attended the premier of Teefa in Trouble at Nueplex Cinemas Karachi, organised by Lotus PR, in attendance of a number of celebrities and the cast – including Ali Zafar, Maya Ali, Javed Sheikh, Faisal Qureshi, Ahsan Rahim, Humayun Saeed, Sarwat Gilani, Sheheryar Munawar, Danyal Zafar, Ayesha Fazli, Saquib Malik, Asad […]

7 Din Mohabbat In - Mahira Khan and Sheheryar Munawar

Movie Review: 7 Din Mohabbat In

20th June 2018 Shaheen Rajan 0

I travelled almost 150 kilometers to watch 7 Din Mohabbat In, so you don’t have to if it’s not worth it. This is the first time that a Pakistani movie has been screened across Europe, thanks for Ishq Magazin; that alone is a commendable milestone for Pakistani films. Now on to the movie […]

Movie Review: Veere Di Wedding

5th June 2018 Shaheen Rajan 1

Please let it be known that I was really looking forward to Veere Di Wedding as I expected it to capture the essence of female friendship, mirror that particular kind of chemistry women share and be a feel-good flick. Did it meet my expectations? Let’s see. The basic premise of […]

I am a Pakistani and I watched Padman

12th February 2018 Shaheen Rajan 2

If you haven’t already heard, Pakistan’s Federal Censor Board (FCB) has banned the screening of Padman, on account of the subject being “taboo”, “sensitive” and “not acceptable yet in our society”. They reasoned that it is “against our traditions and culture”. It has been reported that some of the officials […]

Baywatch Europapremiere in Berlin

30th May 2017 Shaheen Rajan 0

Baywatch had its European premier at Berlin’s Sony Center, with a press conference headlined by Priyanka Chopra, Dwayne Johnson, Zac Effron and a few other members of the team. Some speculated that this special premier is a result of box office disappointment that the movie faced in the USA. Regardless […]