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    Charulata to fourth industrial revolution era: cultural changes

    Sakib Rahman Siddique Shuvo | Updated at 12:00am on July 07, 2019

    Charulata is one of the masterpieces of Satyajit Ray. Ray’s wonderful making of the film creates the need in the audience to not only think...

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    Her: in search of love and purpose

    Arafat-Al-Yeasin | Updated at 12:00am on June 30, 2019

    On the fabric of artificial intelligence, director Spike Jonze sketches the story of ‘Her’ (2013). Theodore, the protagonist and a professional letter writer, longs for...

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    Norwegian Wood: one bright book of life

    Muhammad kamruzzamann | Updated at 12:00am on June 23, 2019

    Haruki Murakami’s Norwegian Wood (1987) is set in Tokyo of 1960, when like many other countries, students there were protesting at the established order of...

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    Magpie Murders: story within story

    Fahmida Mehreen | Updated at 12:00am on June 09, 2019

    Magpie Murders (2016) is a delight for classic murder mystery lovers like those who love Sherlock Holmes stories or Agatha Christie creations. The satisfaction of...

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    The Wife: tale of a wife

    Fahmida Mehreen | Updated at 12:00am on June 02, 2019

    The Wife (2018) is a tale of a woman who contributes significantly to her husband’s ascension to the apex of success. More importantly, the story...

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    The British ‘Bodyguard’

    RIasat Raihan | Updated at 12:00am on May 26, 2019

    The 2018 BBC One series Bodyguard tells the tale of one high profile security personnel who is assigned to protect a top ranking government official...

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    Love, Death & Robots: a Netflix original

    Farshid Rafiq | Updated at 12:00am on May 19, 2019

    The Netflix original production has invoked different kinds of thoughts, feelings and reactions among the audience because of its mind boggling story and play on...

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    On my block: a Netflix original

    Hiya Islam | Updated at 12:00am on May 12, 2019

    On My Block explores gang violence, parental issues, camaraderie, love and most importantly, faith. This show is sure to get you emotional on a number...

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    500 days of summer: an observation on relationship and growing up

    Arafat-al-Yeasin | Updated at 12:00am on May 05, 2019

    Directed by Marc Webb and released in 2009, ‘500 Days of Summer’ is a romantic movie that toys with the idea of true love that...

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    Unknotting ‘Hasina: A Daughter’s Tale’

    Nahid Riyasad | Updated at 12:00am on April 28, 2019

    After watching Hasina: A Daughter’s Tale, Nahid Riyasad reviews the movie for New Age Youth