Opinion

Opinion

Read the opinion pieces by the authors of Galaxy Lollywood.

Ranjha Ranjha Kardi shedding light on marital rape has people divided

Ranjha Ranjha Kardi is a drama that almost everyone has seen and even if they haven't, they're most likely familiar with the one of...

Pakistani movies need to move on from action, romance, and comedy genres

Ever since its inception, Pakistani cinema has mostly been known for movies in the action, romance, and comedy genre. Be it classics like Maula...

From the small screen to the silver screen: The journey of Zara Noor Abbas

Zara Noor Abbas is a name most people are familiar with. Daughter of the versatile, Asma Abbas, niece of the magnificent, Bushra Ansari, and...

Project Ghazi’s failure: What does it mean for the lead cast?

Pakistan’s first superhero flick - Project Ghazi - finally saw its much awaited and delayed release in the last week of March. The film's (un)fateful journey,...

The good, the bad and the ugly: It’s time we talked about the Pakistani...

Just like movies and television, live theatre has been a source of entertainment all around the world, including Pakistan. While cinema has been the...

Test screenings in Pakistan: Five leading filmmakers weigh in with their opinions

According to the Hollywood producer Tim Bevan, (known for films such as Bridget Jones's Diary, Darkest Hour, etc.), the goal of the film editing process...

What makes Azfar Jafri’s films the successes that they are?

Pakistani cinema, ever since its revival, has been on the lookout for good directors. Some have failed in the process while some have been...

Lux Style Awards 2019 nominations: Is the list really all that controversial?

Would it even be Lux Style Awards without controversies? The nominations for this year’s 18th Lux Style Awards, which will be held in July,...
Pakistani entertainment industry

Has the Pakistani entertainment industry lost its sense of humor?

The Pakistani film and drama industry is best known for the stereotypical content it produces, with the damsel in distress scenarios, family feuds, and...
laal

Here’s everything that made telefilm ‘Laal’ the success that it was

The whole country celebrated Pakistan Day with the usual zeal and vigor, the day before yesterday. Major cities were adorned with Pakistani flags and decorative...