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Fatima Awan

Fatima Awan has been a part of reviewit right from its inception. She feels very passionately about Pakistani dramas and loves discussing them to detail. If it wasn't for the play Durr-e-Shahwar she wouldn't have started writing!

Ranjha Ranjha Kardi Episode 25 Story Review – The ‘Escape’ Plan

Tonight’s episode of Ranjha Ranjha Kardi had yet another development which changed the course of the story altogether. It was truly disturbing watching Noori’s character take this turn. Noori had the same energy and drive tonight which it seemed had

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Aangan Episode 18 Story Review – Depressed & Disillusioned

The fact that this isn’t Mustafa Afridi’s original script reflects from every single scene of this drama. The writer has tried hard to stay true to the story of the novel and in doing so he has failed to explore

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Inkaar Episode 6 Story Review – Outstanding Performances

Brilliantly Executed The opening scenes of this episode were brilliantly executed; the powerful performances and hard-hitting dialogues made these scenes impactful. These scenes showed Kashif Nisar’s brilliance since he made sure that every single expression was captured and the viewers

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Ranjha Ranjha Kardi Episode 24 Story Review – The Blackmail

Tonight’s episode of Ranjha Ranjha Kardi covered how the relationship dynamics changed after Noori found out that Nusrat knew her background. It was difficult for Noori to comply yet she had no choice. Noori’s puzzled frame of mind, the affects

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Aangan Episode 17 Story Review – Lost Souls

Tonight’s episode of Aangan covered Azhar’s release, Jamil and Alia’s track and the change in Chammi’s character. All the characters in this drama can be termed as lost souls. There is barely any happiness in anyone’s life and even when

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Inkaar Episode 5 Story Review – Intriguing

Tonight’s episode of Inkaar covered the change in Hajra’s personality and her growing affection for Shayan. Rehan Chaudhry came back in Hajra’s life when she was finally strong enough to move on. Why didn’t Rehan Chaudhry try to get in

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Ranjha Ranjha Kardi Episode 23 Story Review – Unforgettable Journeys

Detailed, convincing, realistic, and unpredictable – this was yet another engaging episode of Ranjha Ranjha Kardi which covered all the tracks perfectly. All the characters except for Bhola and Komal are now completely involved in achieving their own ends. Their

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Anaa Episode 1 – 7 – An Overview

Writer: Samira Fazal Director – Shehzad Kashmiri Producer – MD Productions Schedule – Every Sunday 8pm HUM An over-inflated ego (Anaa) ruins relationships and keeps people from accepting their true feelings for each other. It makes it difficult for even

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Aangan Episode 16 Story Review – Another Love Story

Tonight’s episode of Aangan covered Jamil ‘bhaiya’s’ transition, Alia falling in love with Jamil and more of Chammi’s madness. Chammi’s scenes tonight provided much-needed comic relief. Sajal Aly completely owns this character; her expressions tonight were hilarious. Chammi and Jamil

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Inkaar Episode 4 Story Review – Love Is In The Air

Tonight’s episode of Inkaar was the best one so far because it had quite a few pleasant surprises. Most of the speculations regarding Shayan’s character proved to be wrong since he is as nice and genuine as he appears to

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Ranjha Ranjha Kardi Episode 22 Story Review – Exceptional

Tonight’s episode of Ranjha Ranjha Kardi was extremely enticing, fast-paced and brilliantly put together. This episode also had some of the most important developments as well as few of the best scenes we have seen so far. There are very

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Aangan Episode 15 – Story Review

Tonight’s episode of Aangan once again covered Chammi’s frustrations, anger and defiance, Jamil’s attempts to win Alia over, Azhar’s arrest and it also introduced Najma’s character after all these years. The visuals in this episode were stunning as usual, Ahad

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Inkaar Episode 3 Story Review – The Backstory

The backstory was revealed in this episode of Inkaar and Rehan Chaudhry’s character was finally introduced. The overall treatment given to this play is relatively slow and so far Hajra’s character is the most appealing aspect of every episode. Hajra’s

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Ranjha Ranjha Kardi Episode 21 Story Review – Survival Comes First

Contrary to everyone’s expectations, the focus tonight wasn’t on Bhola’s deteriorating health or Noori’s frame of mind but the focus quickly shifted to Noori and Sahir’s track. The issue of marital rape and Bhola beating up his wife was brushed

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Aangan Episode 14 Story Review – Meaningless and Pointless

Aangan continues to be repetitive, unimpressive and unconvincing. Even after all these weeks, there isn’t a single character which I can connect to and root for. Right from the first episode complete focus has been on visuals with the script

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Inkaar Episode 2 Story Review – Living In The Past

This second episode of Inkaar gave further insight into the main characters. Hajra’s character is intriguing, her thoughts are interesting and her track has a really gloomy feel to it. While on the one hand her thoughts are rather unconventional,

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Ranjha Ranjha Kardi Episode 20 Story Review – Shocking & Distressing

Tonight’s episode was extremely disturbing because things took a turn for the worse for Noori in particular. Whatever happened tonight was shocking as well as distressing. Noori and Bhola’s track went from being innocent and cute to ugly and dark.

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Aangan Episode 13 Story Review – Confusing

Tonight’s episode of Aangan focused a great deal on Jamil, Chammi and Alia’s love triangle. Mazhar has been locked away for 7 years and his wife continued to curse him. Alia kept on reminding herself as well as the viewers

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Dil Kya Kare Episode 10 Story Review – Slow-Paced

This latest episode of Dil Kya Kare was slow-paced as well as repetitive, it is definitely time to move things forward. This episode yet again showed how awkward Saadi and Arman felt around each other especially when Aiman was around.

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Inkaar Episode 1 Story Review – Heartbreak & Rejection

Written By: Zafar Mairaj Directed By: Kashif Nisar Produced By: MD Productions This drama has some of the most talented individuals from the drama industry associated with it therefore it is only natural for the viewers to have high expectations

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Ranjha Ranjha Kardi Episode 19 Story Review – The Awesomeness Continues

This was yet another thoroughly entertaining episode of Ranjha Ranjha Kardi filled with meaningful conversations. Apart from a screenplay which continues to be appealing and enticing even after 19 weeks, the dialogues have been written beautifully. These dialogues capture the

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Aangan Episode 12 Story Review – More Of The Same

Even though Chammi and Alia got plenty of screen time in this episode but unfortunately the lack of depth, detail, meaning and even flow is getting more conspicuous with every passing episode. The story jumps from one romantic track to

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Ranjha Ranjha Kardi Episode 18 Story Review – A Love Like No Other

I have to admit that this is not the kind of drama you can write about immediately after watching a new episode. This drama is truly spell-binding and it transports you to another world – the world of Bhola and

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Baba Jani Last Episode Story Review – Realizations & Apologies

A happy ending is always satisfying especially when it is well-deserved. Asfand’s character was the highlight of this drama throughout and this episode too belonged to him entirely. This episode however was not executed perfectly. Faiza Iftikhar always explores love

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Aangan Episode 11 Review – Together Again

This latest episode of Aangan had few of the most important developments yet it was not engaging or impactful enough. Many of the scenes and even the dialogues were disappointing, to say the least. The “hum yahan khana nahi, ghum

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Dil Kya Kare Episode 8 Story Review – Complications

This episode focused entirely on Saadi’s reaction after he found out that Arman was in love with Aiman. The story has become more serious since the relationships which were rather simple until the previous episode have become a lot more

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Ranjha Ranjha Kardi Episode 17 Story Review – The Best

This drama never disappoints, it actually gets more interesting and engaging with every passing episode. The phenomenal performances by all the actors involved and the realistic scenes transport you to another world. The beautifully etched-out, deep and layered characters which

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Baba Jani Episode 26 – Story Review

This latest episode of Baba Jani focused a great deal on making the viewers understand why Mehwish found it impossible to trust Asfand with her secret. Najiba finally got a reality check and although this alone is not going to

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Aangan Episode 10 Story Review – Tragic Endings

Tonight’s episode of Aangan was intense as well as engaging. Finally, this drama has picked up pace and even though there were plenty of tragedies in this episode but unlike before they actually had an impact. Some of the scenes

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Dil Kya Kare Episode 7 Story Review – Delightful

This was another cheerfully emotional episode of Dil Kya Kare. This drama continues to challenge stereotypes in more ways than one. Every character and situation is different from what the viewers usually see in dramas. This episode was perfectly paced

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Ranjha Ranjha Kardi Episode 16 Story Review – Meaningful & Poignant

Tonight’s episode of Ranjha Ranjha Kardi highlighted beautifully the challenges faced by both Noori and Bhola. These scenes were powerful and poignant. Even with all her strength and determination there were times when Noori found it difficult to fulfill the

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Aangan Episode 9 Story Review – Love and Betrayal

Tonight’s episode of Aangan was entertaining and somewhat emotional as well. All the tracks are finally moving forward now and the characters are more well-defined. Even though the story doesn’t move forward as smoothly as it should, some of the

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Dil Kya Kare Episode 6 Story Review – Going Strong

This episode of Dil Kya Kare was poignant and beautifully low-key as usual. This drama explores simple day-to-day relationships, unconditional love and heartbreak in the most subtle yet emotional manner. Mehreen Jabbar has given this drama the perfect treatment which

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Ranjha Ranjha Kardi Episode 15 Story Review – New Beginning

This was the kind of episode you watch with a smile on your face and a tear or two in your eyes. It was emotional as well as enjoyable. Noori has found a purpose in life and since she was

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Baba Jani Episode 24 Story Review – Different Shades Of Love

This latest episode of Baba Jani mainly focused on Najiba and Naila’s plan to create a rift between Nimra and Mehwish. There was some progress in Nimra and Umair’s track as well. Asfand continued to play referee in the most

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Aangan Episode 8 Story Review – Much Better

Tonight’s episode of Aangan was much more engaging because it focused on all the tracks instead of focusing on only one and there was considerable progress in the story. The first half was also emotional since it covered Safdar’s exit

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