Seeing Double: Judwaa x2 with Asim Burney

Oct 09, 2017, 10:11 PM

We welcome Asim Burney of Upodcast ( to discuss David Dhawan’s hit 1997 comedy Judwaa and his recent remake Judwaa 2.

Show Notes:

Upodcast (

The London advantage

Interviewing Bollywood celebrities

A critic’s perspective versus a fan’s

Anupama Chopra ( and Baradwaj Rangan (

Carving out a space on the Internet

The difficulty in translating comedy

Episode 25 – Varun Dhawan, Bollywood’s Next Leading Man (

Everyone has a different idea of what’s funny

David Dhawan (

Aankhen ( and Partner (

Subtitling issues

(INTERVAL (“Oonchi Hai Building Lift Teri Bandh Hai” from Judwaa 2)

Judwaa (

Hello Brother ( and Twin Dragons (

Karisma Kapoor ( and Rambha (


The progression of Salman Khan

Cartoon logic

Songs: “Tan Tana Tan Tan Taara (,” “Duniya Mein Aaye (,” “Oonchi Hai Building (,” “Tera Aana Tera Jaana (,” “Tu Mere Dil Mein Bas Ja (,” and “East Or West India is the Best (”

Judwaa 2 (

Box office success

Bullying in Hindi films

Varun Dhawan impersonating others

BMX Bandits (

Laughter is contagious

Songs: “Chalti Hai Kya 9 Se 12 (,” “Duniya Mein Aaye Ho (,” “Aa Toh Sahii (,” and “Suno Ganpati Bappa Morya (”

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