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7 reasons why Batman is The Batman

Harsh Chaturvedi

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Throughout the comic history, there have been several superheroes and villains with tremendous amount of power
and expertise but no one matches the likes of the caped crusader we all know and love. And this monologue indeed means business “I am Batman”. Here are 7 reasons why Batman is the most epic superhero of all
times:-

PEAK STRENGTH

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Though Batman doesn’t possess any sort of superhuman powers or abilities, it’s his peak strength which enables him to fight off waves after waves of countless enemies. His ability in close hand to hand combat enables him to survive against all odds.

ALTERNATE VERSIONS

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Batman has not only entertained the readers with his fancy gadgets and fighting skills but several alternate versions across the multiverse have been equally instrumental in cementing his place in comic history’s golden throne.
Bonus fact: In Flash Point Paradox, Bruce Wayne dies and the mantle of responsibility shifts towards Thomas Wayne’s shoulders…and this version of Batman uses guns.. Spooky indeed!

CONTINGENCY PLAN

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Batman is the only superhero who knows all the weaknesses of his allies from the Justice League. In trying to build a contingency plan to thwart the ambitions of a rogue Justice League, the caped crusader recorded a series of audio files which consisted of a detailed account on how to stop a rogue Justice League. Now that’s some futuristic planning!

YELLOW CORPS?

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Batman indeed strikes fear into the hearts of his enemies when he is seen lurking in the shadows of the crime filled streets of Gotham City. And this particular trait is what fascinates every reader, ally and of course his enemies. The infamous Yellow Lantern Corps, yes the villains from the Green Lantern universe, caught attention of Batman and the Yellow Ring chose none other than Batman from Earth. Damn he’s such a badass!

DOPE TEST FAILURE

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Batman has an immense willpower which makes him literally invincible no matter who stands in front of him. But physical strength matters as well…. So to increase his strength he once chose to take steroids, the results…….. He became immensely strong and aggressive which was beneficial to his crime fighting career, but it started to control him and in turn made him a drug addict. Eventually Batman locked himself and detoxicated himself which did work out pretty well.

THE FAMILY

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Batman has a vast array of gadgets and cars, not to mention he has tons of cash which already is a plus point, but above all he has his own family which is totally dedicated towards crime fighting. From Night Wing to Robin and all the way to Red Hood, hell even Batwomen have been in his team. Other superheroes have their different versions in different timelines but Batman has his own vigilante family which gives him an edge.

BATMAN- GOD KILLER

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Although Batman has his fair share of achievements from the past but the one which stands out above all is his victory against the Apokolipsian Drakseid. Batman hasn’t just defeated him once but twice. His first encounter saw
him shooting the Apokolipsian with a God Killer gun (the first time he used a gun in his crime fighting career) and he achieved the same fate again by using the Hellbat armour while the Justice League was in shambles. He’s just so
good!

In this world where people have always been hungry for power, Batman has always been there to symbolize humanity. Ans he still continues to inspire us all that “we’re all capable of doing more than we think of”, and that’s why he is my favourite superhero, what about y’all!?

They say to feel something, you need to be there. Well in his case, he feels it well enough inside his grey matter. Versed in wars and thriller genres he can manage to portrayal of a soldier, a psychopath, and all the way back to a common guy who fights his inner demons every second. Get him in the mood and he'll spin a verse no matter what the circumstances might be because writing is his drug, which he doesn't want to escape.

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Happy Birthday to the living legend, the Angry Young Man : Mr. Amitabh Bachchan

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To Mr. Bachchan,

Sir, 11th October is not just a date but a festival for all of your fans around the globe. Everyone knows you as the Angry Young Man, the Anthony from Amar Akbar Anthony and many such names that are a true reflection of your hard work and success. For the world you might be all of these characters first but for me, you are an inspiration, a living legend. Since the moment I have begun watching films, your persona has had a huge impact on me as a person. I remember watching Anand for the first time and realizing that your on screen presence was my off screen happiness. Sir, you for me are someone who inspires me to keep moving for life is fullof ups and downs.

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I have my own way to cherish 11th October by watching all your movies on TV that are telecasted. From Sharaabi to Baghban, KhudaGawah to Paa and many more movies that have a special place in my heart. Your every character has a story to tell and very easily connects with my soul. I’ve admired you on that chair of Kaun Banega Crorepati and at the same time danced to the beats of Badumba song. I’ve laughed my heart out in SattepeSattaand cried every time you shed a tear on screen.

I remember as a child I always complained, why Mr. Bachchan has to die in the climax of most of his films? Those climax scenes of Sholay, Paa, 102 Not Out have all made me feel so sad. I’ve grown up watching your films and adoring your dialogues. From “Hum Jahan Khade ho Jaate Hain Line Wahin se Shuru Ho Jaatihai to KabhiKabhi Mere DilmeinKhayalAata Hai”, they have been my favorite. From Rang Barse to Main YahanTuWahan, your voice has always been so connective and mesmerizing. Meeting you in person and being able to express what you are to me is my dream. To witness your charismatic persona, to hear those dialogues live is my dream.

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Your movies are an eternal part of my life. Baghban has made me realize not just what family means but also the essence of true love. Mohabatein has made me witness the strong man whose ethics are his priority. Sharaabi has taught me to stay grounded no matter how rich you are. Paa, 102 Not Out taught me to live life to the fullest. While we see you work, we realize there is no end to legendary art and talent. Your work is eternal and so is your personality. The industry is blessed to have you as someone whose admiration for anything or anyone is a blessing for them.

No award or honor is greater than the honor of being a living legend and yet so grounded and humble. I heard someone saying that you are just 36 years for you had a rebirth after the accident in Coolie. I was not even born then but every time I see you sir, I thank God for making me so lucky to watch you. On this birthday of yours, I wish you all the happiness, success and health. May you continue to work and may we meet soon someday sir. For me you are no less than a teacher, a guide and a man of honor.

For me, Mr. Amitabh Bachchan is not just an actor but a feeling of respect, honor and purity. Your journey will continue to motivate me to be a person who gained respect through his unique work and humble gestures. I’ll continue to try my luck in KBC and all other ways in the hope to meet you sir. Words will always seem less for me to describe your importance in my life. I know one thing for sure that if I meet you someday, I’ll just cry out of happiness. My words will have no way to come out expect my eyes. Happiest Birthday Sir !

With best wishes,

Your greatest fan!

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LATA JI: RULING HEARTS SINCE 1942

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Lata Mangeshkar is perhaps, the living legend who needs no explanation. The singing legend has at all times proven herself at tests of time. Her decent and down to Earth approach towards the people around her has garnered her the praise of all the top charts in the music industry.

The journey of this melodic diva started on a rough note but with time she proved herself as the ace among all. Here are a few essential facts about the legendary playback singer which the fans might not be familiar with:-

Age is not a barrier for Lata ji:-

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Lata Ji’s stunning voice and her expertise with scale modulation hasn’t aged yet, given the fact that her age as of now is 88. Born on 28th September 1929, her music career has given her numerous chances to prove her mettle and boy has she delivered! Her age hasn’t, in any manner, restricted her singing talent. Well, this honour is quite rare!

THE ‘LATA’PLAYLIST:-

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While Lata Ji has had a fair share of chart topping numbers all these years, Her numerous array of songs has given her a record as well. Yes 25,000 songs doesn’t seem to be much………or does it?! Now these numbers span across over 36 regional languages out of which 5025 have been sung in Hindi. Now that’s quite the number we all need to be genuinely famous!

NOTABLE ALLIANCES:-

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Lata Ji’s voice wasn’t the clichéd one, her character also enabled other singers from different periods of time to collaborate with her. Her notable duets with famous singers like Asha Bhosle, Mohammad Rafi, Kishore Kumar, Mukesh, Suraiya, Manna Dey and even next generation playback singers like Sonu Nigam, Kumar Sanu, Roop Kumar Rathore and all the way to Udit Narayan were all masterpieces in their own right. Wonder she always knows how to steal the show on her own!

AWARDS:-

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It wouldn’t be a wise thing if I would prefer not to mention the awards this diva has earned over her lifelong career in the music industry. Such abundance of talent can hardly go unsung. Now, to mention a few of these wouldn’t be wise as well so here is a list of all the accolades Lata Ji has been awarded till date:-

1 Filmfare lifetime achievement award

2 Filmfare special awards

4 Filmfare awards for best female playback singer

12 Bengal Film Journalists’ Association Award

3 National Film Awards

HONOURS:-

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The list doesn’t end there! Lata Ji’s list of honours has its fair share of entries. It seems as if she has always been the award magnet or in other words, the awards always walk behind her like a shadow. Such is her talent.

Padma Bhushan (1969)

Dadasaheb Phalke Award (1989)

Rajiv Gandhi Sadbhavna Award (1999)

Padma Vibhushan (1999)

Legion Of Honour (2007)

And probably the most prestigious Bharat Ratna (2001)

She’s just so awesome!

OTHER CAREER:-

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Singing was never the only option this legendary diva would’ve settled with, her immense expertise also gave her a chance in making new music. Yes, Lata Ji has also been instrumental as a music director in her career.

With the seed of genesis sown way back in 1955 for Marathi films, her role as a music director gave her another accolade from the Maharashtra Government. And that’s not all, till now she has 4 films under her banner as well. You guessed it, she has been a producer as well! Wonder what else has been left unattended in the Bollywood industry!!!

 

Lata Mangeshkar isn’t just an elite member of the music industry but she is also the pinnacle of refined music which has been revolving around several generations. Heck even little kids from this era know what a legend she is. And just like everyone, even my own parents say this out aloud “Lata Ji isn’t just a great singer, she is an institution herself!” and I guess that’s what we all would agree upon………right!

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Devanand : Funny, romantic and absolutely irresistible!

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Life is too short. I don’t have time to speak slowly. -Dev Anand

On 26 September 1923 when Pishori Lal Anand had a son, little did he know that his son will become a legendary actor, writer, director, and producer of Indian Cinema. Dev Anand, is considered one of the most versatile actor with films that won him accolades all over the world. His style of acting is still considered his signature. His, movies are an inspirations to the youth of today and generations of past.

During his struggling days, Dev Anand used to work as a clerk to make end’s meet.

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Ashok Kumar was the one who gave Dev Anand his first movie hit.

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Dev Anand was once ‘banned’ from wearing black suits.

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Dev Anand’s first love was Suraiya, the beautiful singing superstar with whom he did seven films .

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Dev Anand, Dilip Kumar and Raj Kapoor were the trio of stars who ruled Indian cinema in the 50s and 60s.

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Dev Anand’s film ‘Guide’ was the first international collaboration of Indian cinema.

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