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Surkh Jora: Episode 9-10

The drama has taken a slow pace. Abeha is dead and Roman is in coma for three episodes now. Zimil, Abeha’s twin is the only hope in saving Roman because he reacted to her voice but she thinks Roman is a murderer and police has ruled out it as a suicide.   96 more words

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Mera Naam Yousuf Hai ~ Episode 17 Review

That we live in a patriarchal society is old news…. that its not just the men but women too are equally complicit in perpetuating and preserving what is essentially a self-serving system is an open secret… what is perhaps not quite as easily understood is how and why we are so deeply invested in this very problematic way of thinking. 1,418 more words

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Mera Naam Yousuf Hai ~ Episodes 15-16 Review

The question most often asked of victims of domestic violence is WHY?

Why did you put up with abuse for so long? Why did you not try to get away? 977 more words

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Surkh Jora: Episode 7-8

Why does this drama air once a week, WHY? Though I don’t watch it like that, I watch two episodes together so my wait is more painful. 409 more words

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Alphabet Soup ~ The ABC's of Pakistani Dramas ~ VIII

When you meet someone for the first time there is an initial awkwardness: Kya boloonkya na boloon… agar kaha tau bura tau nahin lag jayega… 847 more words

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Surkh Jora: Episode 5-6

Why does Abeha want to stay with a person who is insane? Like why girl, do you have a wish for domestic violence or something? Finally, we know why Roman is crazy but no idea why Anaya is cuckoo when she is the one who was a two timer. 385 more words

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Mera Naam Yousuf Hai ~ Episodes 8-14 ~ Overview

In my last post on Mera Naam Yousuf Hai I had commented on the real-world social implications of Khalil ur Rehman Qamar’s filmi glorification of a roadside romeo’s infatuation as a spiritual love story, and had highlighted the negative impact of such representations. 2,191 more words

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