Chances are that you are still reeling under some of the most preposterous, literally out of this world, action sequences in Vin Diesel's Fast And Furious 7. If you enjoyed them, here's what we have to say: Bollywood's been there, done that years ago. Just that what we do is never flashed around the world, and neither do we get the eyeballs!
Did you find any difference?You smirked when Sunny Deol pulled out a handpump in Gadar, but clapped when The Rock tore apart his hand-plaster in Furious 7.
The trouble is, we can't ever accept somebody as Indian as Sunny Deol to do things which are only meant for Hollywood wrestlers.Here is more. Our mutants are better than theirs. They can’t and don’t love in LA. But our’s are always ready to shed some tears and even break into a jig every now and then. We treat them equally, you see.
There are very few people in India who would actually understand the nonsense behind all the killings in Kill Bill 1 & 2, but that’s a cult film, and our very Action Jackson is loathsome. Why this partiality?Kill Bill 1
And, before you connect this debate with Rajinikanth, allow us to tell you this: We don’t talk about him. He is above any such debate.And, just for the sake of giving you an idea about how evolved we were and we are, here’s a video that would tell you that laptops were invented in India centuries before the West thought of it.