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Sholay’s runaway success over many years therefore can be directly attributed to its content. On the contrary, Baahubali 2’s instant success is a triumph of marketing that has created a herd mentality, making people flock to theatres like cattle.
Political language… is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidarity to pure wind… We have now sunk to a depth at which restatement of the obvious is the first duty of intelligent men.