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IN FOCUS: MUMBAI CINEMA

(by Anupama Chopra) Indians suffer from a particularly virulent case of movie madness. Their country produces the largest number of films in the world--800-odd a year. Of these, about 200 come from Bollywood, or the Hindi film industry based in Mumbai (formerly Bombay). Bollywood is a magical space, brimming with color, stars and songs. Bollywood films unapologetically mix genres, styles, ... more >