Opinion

Opinion

Read the opinion pieces by the authors of Galaxy Lollywood.

Dark skinned male actors talk about discrimination in the Pakistani industry

Desis' obsession with gora rang is no new news. We have all grown up in a society where a girl's worth is judged based...

Why do we use the term ‘Kanjar’ for celebrities?

Throughout our lives, we have all come across instances where things as trivial as nose rings are frowned upon, due to the negative cultural...

In Focus: Pakistani cinema’s first global box office star Humayun Saeed

The revival of the Pakistani Film Industry which began a few years back finally seems to be picking up the momentum. Yes, the situation is far...

Here is a complete timeline of the Ko Ko Korina Kontroversy!

Pakistani Twitter aka the hub of all things phada witnessed one of its ugliest showdowns in the history of showdowns when Coke Studio dropped...

‘Sorry’: Another ‘Cake’ in the making or just another glorified telefilm?

Before Cake came out earlier this year, we were a bit skeptical about its audience reception. We argued that Pakistani cinema is at a...

Do Pakistani Cinemas need films like ‘Cake’?

  I'm sure 'Cake' is a great film. If the trailer was anything to go by, then this beautifully shot film with strong performances is definitely one of...

Style File: Top 5 ‘Yay’ and ‘Nay’ looks from the 17th Lux Style Awards...

The 17th Lux Style Awards 2018 took place in Lahore last week and left us dismayed. Be it the poor execution of a theme that...

Pakistan’s Censor Boards have officially lost it!

As a cinema lover who enjoys watching films on the silver screen, just like they were meant to be seen, I am enraged. Enraged because...

‘Gluco Allahyar and the Legend of Markhor’ is a wholesome entertainer for kids

The children’s cinema is an exciting addition to the avenues of entertainment for kids in Pakistan. As the local film industry is growing, more...

Nominations for the 17th Annual Lux Style Awards are out!

  Pakistan's oldest and most prestigious award show is back with its seventeenth season and the nominations were just made public today via a post...