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Ford truck ‘touring talkies’

Ford truck ‘touring talkies’

Released in 2009, the movie titled ‘Road, Movie’ featured a vintage Ford truck in an important role. Directed by Dev Benegal, the movie, shooted in Rajasthan, depicts Vishnu (played by Abhay Deol) as a young man who is bored with life. To escape from his father’s hair oil business, he finds himself the 1.5-tonne Ford and volunteers to drive it[Read More…]

by October 24, 2019 Flashback
Tata 407 helps win the race

Tata 407 helps win the race

Marking a big turnaround for the Indian CV industry in 1986, the Tata 407 paved the way for modern and versatile CVs. It featured in the Hindi romantic comedy, ‘Hum Hai Rahi Pyaar Ke’ with actor Aamir Khan behind the wheel. A bachelor in charge of three mischievous kids left behind by his sister and her husband, Aamir is also[Read More…]

by July 4, 2019 Flashback
Tata Starbus plays cupid

Tata Starbus plays cupid

Abhimanyu Roy (played by Ayushmann Khurrana) is trying desperately to come out of the ‘writer’s block’ in the Hindi movie ‘Meri Pyaari Bindu’. Returning to his roots to write a classic old-fashioned love story, Abhimanyu has made little progress for the last three years. In fact, hardly any progress has been achieved. The ‘writer’s block’ is a girl named Bindu[Read More…]

by July 27, 2018 Flashback
Bajaj Tempo Matador F307 for ‘Margarita with a Straw’

Bajaj Tempo Matador F307 for ‘Margarita with a Straw’

Deeply moved and inspired by the cerebral palsy (a neurological disorder that impacts movement) of her cousin, Shonali Bose directed a remarkable movie ‘Margarita with A Straw’ in 2004. It starred Kalki Koechlin as the lead actor. Koechlin portrayed a teenager Laila, who despite her physical limitations is adventurous in her spirit. Brought up in a middle class family by[Read More…]

by June 24, 2018 Flashback