Multiplex Cinema: Being Middlebrowbeaten

Posted: May 21st, 2016

Part of a new monthly column, ‘The Rachel Papers’, for OPEN Magazine.

‘MIDDLEBROW’ IS A putdown, a term deployed by cultural snobs, but it can be used usefully rather than pejoratively to look at the often ignored middle ground of Hindi cinema which lies somewhere between the highbrow art cinema and the lowbrow masala film.

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