Dostana | Has It Aged Well?
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This week on ‘Has It Aged Well?’ Abbas and Urjita are covering 2008’s ‘Dostana’. Joining us is comedian and podcaster Navin Noronha. Topics discussed include: The LGBTQ representation in Hindi films and whether or not it has improved since, Navin’s first viewing of the movie with his church group, why many perceived this as a “progressive” film back then, the Karan Johar enigma and what his stance seems to be on issues, John and Abhishek’s acting chops, also Piggy Chops, the fashion sense in the movie, Boman Irani’s Miranda Priestly turn, Kirron Kher’s iconic Punjabi mother, Lord Bobby showing up outta nowhere and much more.
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