Posted by: Jonathan Caswell | December 1, 2011

HINDI FILMS


HINDI FILMS

Hindi films such classics are

Influence both near and far…

This film industry

Of quaint mimicry

Where lavish production is star.

Twentieth century Bollywood

Newer entertainment withstood…

For the longest time

The “R” rated kind,

To focus on stories so good.

JOHN. JANI. JANARDHAN, came,

(English: John, Johnny, Johnathan by name)…

A star three men played,

Father/sons portrayed,

Cemented his long-running fame.*

Consider a plot line enamora,**

A male party crasher with camera…

That the heroine chases

From “just female” places,

While he captures her dancing ephemora.

NAGINA, with Rishi Kapoor, ***

A mythical “snake lady” tour…

Sridevi, the lead

Was a lady indeed,

A dance and song flick for the mature.

Amrish Puri, head snake charmer,

Has evil intent to harm her…

The climactic scene

With his henchmen mean,

She nearly does buy out the farmer.

The India film’s boy versus girl

Celebrates what goes ’round the world

With song and dance

Giving love a chance,

Keeping private when lovers’ toes curled!

—Jonathan Caswell

NOTES   *South India superstar, Rajnikanth, played the father and his two sons  in the 1984 movie, JOHN, JANI. JANARDHAN…a remake of the 1982 movie, MOONDRU  MUGAN.

                **This movie title escapes me.  It is somewhere on YOUTUBE, at least that particular musical number.

              ***NAGINA is also mostly available in portions on YOUTUBE, where I saw it.


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