notes on Indian popular cinema
by Philip Lutgendorf
with additional contributions from Corey Creekmur


Hindi? Urdu? Hindustani? Hindi-Urdu?
The authors of this site sometimes receive requests from novice viewers who would like help in making initial selections from among the (now more than 100) films discussed here.  As it turns out, several years ago we were both asked to prepare “top ten” lists of Hindi films for the catalog of a film distributor.  Although we protested the imposs
Topics in Asian Cinema: Popular Hindi Cinema 048:106 (039:145, 008:127) University of Iowa Fall 2004