Welcome to An American’s Guide to Bollywood. We’re two Americans who love Indian movies and want to help others do the same. Each episode we review an Indian movie from an American perspective, tell you how accessible it is to a westerner, where you can watch it, and if you might like it.

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The Podcast

Episode 37: Bang Bang!

Hannah & Rose discuss the 2014 action comedy Bang Bang about an ordinary woman who gets involves with a charming thief. This film is directed by Siddharth Anand with songs by Vishal–Shekhar. It stars Hrithik Roshan and Katrina Kaif. Recommended for beginners. Rated for older children. Other names mentioned in the episode are Irrfan Khan, …

Episode 36: Kites

Hannah & Rose discuss the 2010 romance film Kites about a an Indian immigrant in Las Vegas who is a small-time hustler just trying to get by. This film is directed by Anurag Basu with songs by Rajesh Roshan. It stars Hrithik Roshan, Bárbara Mori, and Kangana Ranaut. Recommended for beginners. Rated for teens. Other …


Hannah & Rose are two sisters who are just as awesome as they sound. Hannah spends her days looking at trees and Rose spends her days looking at computer screen but they both spend their nights watching Indian movies. They can commonly be found in yarn shops, hanging off silks, and in fancy grocery stores but their natural habitat is the movie theater.

Hear more of Hannah & Rose at their other podcast More Is More.


Comments? Suggestions? Just seen an Indian movie you have to tell someone about? Tell us! E-mail us at moreismorepodcast@gmail.com.