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Entertainment Writer & Movie Critic Shah Shahid (http://www.twitter.com/theshahshahid) is joined by a new guest every episode to compare a movie remake to its original source material. The remakes include Bollywood movies, comic book movies, TV shows, novels and other general adaptations, reboots and requels. Not to mention regular movie and TV series reviews as well.

Entertainment Writer & Movie Critic Shah Shahid (http://www.twitter.com/theshahshahid) is joined by a new guest every episode to compare a movie remake to its original source material. The remakes include Bollywood movies, comic book movies, TV shows, novels and other general adaptations, reboots and requels. Not to mention regular movie and TV series reviews as well.

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Entertainment Writer & Movie Critic Shah Shahid (http://www.twitter.com/theshahshahid) is joined by a new guest every episode to compare a movie remake to its original source material. The remakes include Bollywood movies, comic book movies, TV shows, novels and other general adaptations, reboots and requels. Not to mention regular movie and TV series reviews as well.

Language:

English


Episodes

66: Stranger Things Season 4 Volume 1: Spoiler Review

5/30/2022
Film and TV critic, Shah Shahid, provides his spoiler filled review of Stranger Things season 4, volume 1, now on Netflix. Deep dive with Shah as he takes a look at all the things that worked in this latest season of the Netflix hit original series. HIGHLIGHTS: 🕷 Shah's non-spoiler review here: https://blankpagebeatdown.com/stranger-things-season-4-volume-1/ 🕷 Shah takes a look back at what made Stranger Things work so well for Netflix. 🕷 Which actor stands out as the one who...

Duration:00:26:40

65: Into The Bolly-Woods: Netflix's Aranyak Spoiler Review

4/18/2022
Headline: Into The Woods: Netflix’s Aranyak Spoiler Review Host Shah Shahid focuses on one of 2021’s best original series, Aranyak. The original Indian series is all about a whodunnit-style thriller involving a murder in a small town. Shah breaks down the story, its depiction and just why he considered Aranyak to be one of the best new series of 2021. Find out in this episode of the Split Screen Podcast. HIGHLIGHTS: 🐅 Is Aranyak based on a book or an original idea? 🐅 The story...

Duration:00:18:34

64: The Fame Game Spoiler Review Ft. Jab We Pod

4/15/2022
On this episode of the Split Screen Podcast, host Shah Shahid is joined by the hosts of the brand new Bollywood Podcast, Jab We Pod. Rimjhim and Priley share their insights as the three review the brand new Bollywood Netflix series, The Fame Game. Being a show about a Bollywood celebrity, the series stars Madhuri Dixit, in her return to acting in a few years. But is The Fame Game worthy of her talent? Does the show work as a thriller set in the world of Bollywood’s star culture? The guests...

Duration:01:21:36

63: Sooryavanshi (2021) Spoiler Review

12/30/2021
The long delayed Sooryavanshi is finally out! Rohit Shetty’s latest instalment of his cop universe of movies, feels like a means to an end, setting up other films for the director. Shah reviews this one to see if it was worth the effort and the wait in this Sooryavanshi spoiler review. HIGHLIGHTS: 👮🏼‍♂️ Shah looks back on his history with Rohit Shetty movies. 👮🏼‍♂️ Why Sooryavanshi is unlike other Akshay Kumar movie. (That’s a bad thing.) 👮🏼‍♂️ Does this movie have a...

Duration:00:28:45

62: Dhamaka Spoiler Review

11/26/2021
Dhamaka is the latest Bollywood movie on Netflix. It’s an official remake of the 2013 Korean film, The Terror Live. However, it’s a baffling movie full of plot holes that don’t meet any expectations of a drama, or a thriller. Host Shah Shahid breaks down all the things that don’t work about the movie, and one positive thing. So check out Shah’s spoiler review of Dhamaka, on Netflix right now. HIGHLIGHTS: 💥 Shah provides a summary of Dhamaka. 💥 Shah’s remake reviews of The Man From...

Duration:00:28:36

61: League Of Legends' Arcane Act One Spoiler Review

11/7/2021
Entertainment Writer Shah Shahid reviews his latest obsession in the form of Netflix's brand new animated series, Arcane. The first act features the first three episodes of the nine-episode series. Shah's reviews a completely spoiler-filled gushing review of act one. Check out this new episode of the Split Screen Podcast featuring a review of Arcane. HIGHLIGHTS: https://comicyears.com/tv-shows/arcane-premiere-episode/https://comicyears.com/tv-shows/arcane-act-one-review/ FOLLOW THE...

Duration:00:20:08

60: The Harder They Fall Non-Spoiler Review

11/3/2021
Host and Movie Critic Shah Shahid reviews the latest Netflix original movie, The Harder They Fall. And how representation in this movie is such a big deal. This is a non-spoiler review. HIGHLIGHTS Comic Years Podcast coverage FOLLOW THE SHOW Subscribe to The Split Screen Podcast on Apple Podcasts or any of your favourite Podcasting platforms. Leave us a review and rating for more movie and TV reviews like this. Follow the Split Screen Podcast on Twitter...

Duration:00:16:03

59: The Reintroduction Of Shah Shahid

11/3/2021
After over a year of inactivity, Host and the least appealing part of The Split Screen Podcast, Shah Shahid, breaks down into a hot mess of self indulgent nonsense, in an attempt to restart the Podcast. It's funny. But also sad.

Duration:00:15:44

58: Review: The Fabulous Lives Of "Bollywood" Wives

12/15/2020
Shah Shahid (@theshahshahid) is joined on this episode by long time collaborator and basically honorary co-host, Samarpita Dutta and first time guest, Nim. Together they review the latest Netflix Bollywood reality series, The Fabulous Lives Of Bollywood Wives, as the ladies school Shah on, basically everything. HIGHLIGHTS: The Fabulous Lives Of Bollywood WivesWAGsThe Fabulous Lives Of Bollywood Wives WHERE TO FIND US: Follow the show on Twitter @splitscreen_pod. Follow Shah...

Duration:00:47:25

57: Deconstructing Amazon Prime's Made In Heaven

4/26/2019
Film Companion’s Suchin Mehrotra joins Shah Shahid to discuss the new Amazon Prime original Indian series, Made In Heaven, and breaks down the shows successes and failures. HIGHLIGHTS: Made In Heaven.InterviewMade In HeavenFilm Companion CONTACT INFO: Suchin’s articles and stories at Film Companion. Suchin’s Twitter: @suchin545 Follow the Podcast on Twitter: @splitscreen_pod Follow Shah Shahid on Twitter: @theshahshahid Want to be a guest on the show? Or for any other...

Duration:00:57:43

56: Movie Review: 'Captain Marvel'

3/10/2019
When a new Marvel Studios' movie releases, I, of course, have to be there front and center to watch the hell out of it. So here is my Movie Review of the first female superhero within the Marvel Cinematic Universe, 'Captain Marvel'. HIGHLIGHTS: * Who is [Captain Marvel](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Captain_Marvel_(Marvel_Comics))? * How does 'Captain Marvel' fit into the MCU? * How accessible is ['Captain Marvel'](https://www.imdb.com/title/tt4154664/) if you haven't seen many MCU movies? *...

Duration:00:20:36

55: Movie Review: The Inspirational 'Gully Boy'

2/23/2019
One of the year's best Bollywood movies comes to us in the form of Gully Boy, based on true stories of one man's aspirations to be more than they are. Check out my Movie Review on this episode. HIGHLIGHTS: [](https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2395469/) * [Gully Boy ](https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2395469/)is not [8 Mile.](https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0298203/) * Gully Boy is propped up by amazing performances and brilliant writing. * [Ranveer Singh](https://www.imdb.com/name/nm3828984/) you forget...

Duration:00:18:20

54: The Epic Titans TV Review

2/6/2019
DC Comics latest live action adaptation is the totally R-Rated Titans, which I totally watched and totally loved. So here is my Season 1 Review of Titans! HIGHLIGHTS: * Breaking down what the Titans were in comic books and how this adaptation happened. * How appropriate is Titans for kids, and who is the intended audience? * What is the premise behind [Titans](https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1043813/?ref_=nv_sr_1)? * How the marketing behind the series kind of screwed audience’s initial...

Duration:00:24:57

53: Remake Reviews: A Star Is Born. Repeatedly.

1/28/2019
I’m joined by Alisa Rivera to discuss one of the year's Oscar nominees, A Star Is Born, and it’s many remakes, even including a Bollywood version that is, interesting. I guess. HIGHLIGHTS: Check out Alisa on the January Bollywood News recap episode. Alisa and I have drastically different reactions to the 2018 version of A Star Is Born. Find out about ALL of Alisa’s issues with the Bradley Cooper & Lady Gaga starring version. I realize my own ignorance towards the misogyny of the story...

Duration:00:36:44

52: Rajkumar Hirani, Gully Boy, A Lesbian Love Story And The Problem With Favs

1/22/2019
Alisa Rivera returns to the show on this episode to recap the latest Bollywood news for January 2019, as we look at the latest #MeToo moment in Bollywood as well as the problem with ‘stanning’ favourites in the industry. We also gush about the Gully Boy & Ek Ladki Ko Dekha To Aisa Laga trailers. HIGHLIGHTS: * Our [last episode](https://blankpagebeatdown.com/split-screen-podcast-episode-51-the-bollywood-year-that-was-2018-ft-samarpita-dutta/) looked back at the #MeToo moments of Bollywood in...

Duration:00:42:40

51: Bollywood's Biggest Moments Of 2018

1/11/2019
On this first recording of 2019, we take a look back at the year that was in Bollywood in 2018, recounting the biggest moments, the most controversial scandals, the greatest and not so great movies, as well as which new movie star rocked the year. Join Samarpita Dutta and I as we look at the Bollywood year that was 2018. HIGHLIGHTS! I catch up with Sam about what she’s been upto the last few months. I ambush Sam with a special personal revelation and thank you. Listen to Sam on the [Pardesi...

Duration:01:36:26

50: To All The Robin Hoods We've Loved Before

1/4/2019
The always exceptional Allan Mott returns to Review the new Robin Hood (2018), as him and host Shah Shahid compare the new movie to all the greatest Robin Hood cinematic adventures that preceded this new incarnation. HIGHLIGHTS! Episode 24. 2018 Robin Hood Spoiler Warning Errol Flynn Robin & Marian. 2010 Robin Hood CONTACT INFO: Allan’s website: Vanity Fear Allan’s Twitter: @HouseofGlib Follow the Podcast on Twitter: @splitscreen_pod Follow Shah on...

Duration:01:12:38

49: The Bollywood Remake Of 'Chinatown'

11/9/2018
The co-host of [Bollywood Is For Lovers podcast](https://audioboom.com/channel/bollywood-is-for-lovers), [Matt Bowes](https://twitter.com/matt_bowes), joins Shah Shahid to compare the legendary Hollywood movie [Chinatown](https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0071315/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1), to its (apparent) Bollywood remake, [Manorama Six Feet](https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0920464/?ref_=nv_sr_1). We discuss how the remake modifies the pre-Los Angeles landscape into rural Indian setting while trying to...

Duration:01:25:16

48: Bollywood News Round-Up & Trailers For Sui Dhaaga, Manmarziyaan, Pataakha And More!

9/2/2018
On this episode of the Split Screen Podcast, host Shah Shahid is joined by Sal Salam for the monthly Bollywood news roundup, as well as looking at trailer for Bollywood movies releasing in September 2018. NEWS [Priyanka Chopra](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Priyanka_Chopra) + [Nick Jonas](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nick_Jonas)...

Duration:01:36:36

47: The Bollywood Remake Of She's The Man

8/18/2018
On this episode of the Split Screen Podcast, host Shah Shahid is joined by Katherine Filaseta (KayFil) to discuss the teenage rom-com She's The Man and compare it to its Bollywood Remake, Dil Bole Hadippa! HIGHLIGHTS! [KayFil’s](https://twitter.com/kay_fil) previous appearance on the Split Screen Podcast was to compare [Hamlet & Haider.](https://audioboom.com/posts/6862363-the-bollywood-remake-of-hamlet-and-for-some-reason-om-shanti-om) [](https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0454945/) [She's The...

Duration:00:58:05