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Zahra Mirza

The one who starts her reviews with 'Ohkay so'. ;)

Meer Abru Episode 5 & 6 Story Review – Well Executed

Opening Thoughts – Interesting & Happening: Ohkay so, it was yet another interesting & happening episode of Meer Abru. I like watching this drama for the fact that there are quite a lot of characters & at this stage things

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Do Bol Episode 17 & 18 Story Review – Simple Yet Interesting

Opening Thoughts – Simple Yet Interesting: Ohkay so, this episode of Do Bol focused more on Gaiti & the emotional struggle she was faced with. The way the writer has given an insight into all the characters is really amazing

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Do Bol Episode 15 & 16 Story Review – So Far So Good

Opening Thoughts – So Far So Good: Ohkay so, this episode of Do Bol was nice & took the story forward. It is interesting how minor details have been covered which makes this drama very real & easy to relate

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Cheekh Episode 15 Story Review – Half Hit, Half Miss

Opening Thoughts – Filler With A Bit of Important Details: Ohkay so, I hope this was probably the last filler episode of Cheekh that we saw this week, however I am glad that the story has finally moved to that

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Meer Abru Episode 1 to 4 – An Overview

Introductory Details: Ohkay so, the writing of Fareesa Afzal & Wasiq Ali, direction of Furqan Adam & production of Moomal & Momina Duraid Productions; Meer Abru is a recent Hum TV drama that has been airing since last 4 weeks. I

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Do Bol Episode 13 & 14 Story Review – Change of Dynamics

Opening Thoughts – Change of Dynamics: Ohkay so, this episode covered the change of dynamics between Gaiti & Badar where Gaiti couldn’t help but soften her heart for her husband as well as his family. I guess this decision of

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Do Bol Episode 11 & 12 Story Review – Brilliantly Executed Drama

Opening Thoughts – Realistic Approach: Ohkay so, this episode of Do Bol was yet again interesting & unfolded the events in a very simple manner. The best thing about dramas like Do Bol is that they show lives of the

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Cheekh Episode 14 Story Review – A Gripping Episode

Opening Thoughts – Intense & Gripping: Ohkay so, this was one intense & very gripping episode of Cheekh right from beginning till the end. As much as I appreciate the overall execution of this drama, I totally feel it is

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Do Bol Episode 9 & 10 Story Review – Simple & Sweet Drama

Opening Thoughts – Realistic & Simple: Ohkay so, this episode of Do Bol was super sweet. The fact that everything has been conveyed in simplest manner makes this drama a treat to tune to. There’s nothing overly dramatic or unrealistic

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Cheekh Episode 13 Story Review – Double Episodes Needed

Opening Thoughts – Double Episodes Please!!! Ohkay so, the reason why I am posting this review late is because I couldn’t watch this episode of Cheekh in one go. Yes, this episode was decent but then again, I found it

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Mere Humdam Episode 9 Story Review – Clichéd To The Core

Opening Thoughts – Clichéd To The Core: Ohkay so, this drama is filled with clichés & I am not sure what makes the drama-makers think that they can get away with all of this? What are they trying to achieve

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Do Bol Episode 7 & 8 Story Review – Treat To Watch

Opening Thoughts – Insight Into The Characters: Ohkay so, this episode of Do Bol was comparatively on the slower side but that was because they strategically showed the initial very crucial couple of days after Gaiti & Badar’s marriage. This

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Khud Parast Last Episode Story Review – Complete Ending

Opening Thoughts – Complete Ending: Ohkay so, the ending of Khud Parast was well-written & well-executed. The fact that they started wrapping the drama up in the previous episodes made it a lot more easier for them to give it

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Cheekh Episode 12 Story Review – Realistic Portrayal

Opening Thoughts – Intense & Interesting: Ohkay so, this episode of Cheekh was interesting & intense. It kept me engaged right from the beginning till the end. The previous episodes showed the battle between the two parties but now, it

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Do Bol Episode 5 & 6 – Simple Story Done Right

Opening Thoughts – Simple Story Done Right: Ohkay so, this episode of Do Bol was intense but still showed events unfolding in the most simplest of manner. This is what I like about Do Bol, even though it has its

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Khud Parast Episode 26 – Story Review

Opening Thoughts – Good Build Up: Ohkay so, this episode of Khud Parast started wrapping the drama up. I think Team Khud Parast deserves a credit for doing justice to every phase of the story that was being shown at

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Cheekh Episode 11 – Story Review

Opening Thoughts – Long Scenes: Ohkay so, this episode of Cheekh gave a new turn to the story, where the opponent is now going to get harrassed & this is just the beginning. Even though this episode was interesting but

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Mere Humdam Episode 7 – Story Review

Opening Thoughts – Nothing New: Ohkay so, the story of Mere Humdam has nothing new or good to offer. I waited for a few weeks to see if there’s any progress in the story before reviewing it because the previous

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Do Bol Episode 3 & 4 Story Review – Feel Good Drama

Opening Thoughts – Feel Good Drama: Ohkay so, this episode of Do Bol took the story forward in a convincing manner. So far, it can be said that the story of this drama is going to be pretty simple but

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Deedan Episode 22 – Story Review

Opening Thoughts – Bad Bad Drama: Ohkay so, it is a known fact by now that the story of Deedan is bad & the direction is even worse. Unfortunately, I have invested quite a lot of time in this drama,

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Khud Parast Episode 25 Story Review – Meaningful Conversations

Opening Thoughts – Good Episode After Weeks: Ohkay so, this episode of Khud Parast after a lot of episodes was really good. After quite a few weeks, I did actually feel that I was watching the same drama that I

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Cheekh Episode 10 Story Review – Brilliant Episode

Opening Thoughts: One Word – Brilliant: Ohkay so, it was a brilliant episode of Cheekh & it reminded me of those initial episodes which kept me engaged right from the beginning till the end. Finally the main phase of the

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Do Bol Episode 1 & 2 Story Review – A Convincing Start

Introductory Details: Ohkay so, written by Sarwat Nazeer, directed by Syed Wajahat Hussain & produced by Six Sigma & Next Level Entertainment; Do Bol is a drama that just commenced on ARY Digital & they will be airing double episodes

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Khud Parast Episode 24 Story Review – Inspired By Balaa?

Opening Thoughts – Inspired By Balaa? Ohkay so, to be completely honest; I struggled to watch & review this episode of Khud Parast because it has become quite stagnant & the story is not moving forward whatsoever. I think by

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Cheekh Episode 9 Story Review – No Developments

Opening Thoughts – Slow Episode: Ohkay so, this episode of Cheekh was slow too but then it is understandable that they are taking their time & showing everything that is going to finally convince Mannat to take a stand. Right

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Khud Parast Episode 23 – Story Review

Opening Thoughts – Build Up: Ohkay so, this episode of Khud Parast didn’t show any developments in the story but then again, it did have some kind of build up to the climax. Even though last few episodes have not

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Cheekh Episode 8 Story Review – Considerably Slow Episode

Opening Thoughts – A Slow Episode: Ohkay so, this episode of Cheekh was kind of slow. I guess before turning the tables completely, they are taking their sweet time elaborating the mindset of both Mannat & Wajih. While it was

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Mere Humdam Episode 3 & 4 – Story Review

Opening Thoughts – Been There, Seen That: Ohkay so, these two episodes of Mere Humdam took the story forward & shed a light on the villain of the story in a lot more detail. However, it won’t be wrong to

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Khud Parast Episode 22 Story Review – Stagnant

Opening Thoughts – Stagnant: Ohkay so, this episode of Khud Parast was slow. Ever since Hanan & Beenish have moved out, the pace of the drama has slowed down considerably & nothing has practically happened to take the story forward.

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Cheekh Episode 7 Story Review – Superbly Directed

Opening Thoughts – Superbly Directed Drama: Ohkay so, this episode of Cheekh was superbly directed. It focused more on everyone’s reactions as well as Mannat’s anguish when she felt being all alone with such a huge secret. So far the

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Koi Chand Rakh Last Episode – Story Review

Opening Thoughts – Good Ending: Ohkay so, this episode marked the end of Koi Chand Rakh & I am glad that it ended on this note, which obviously is the first time to have happened in any Pakistani drama in

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Khud Parast Episode 21 – Story Review

Opening Thoughts – Slow But Done Well: Ohkay so, nothing much actually happened in this episode of Khud Parast but then again, I didn’t have a hard time watching it because even such a slow episode was done well. This

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Cheekh Episode 6 Story Review – What An Epic Episode

Opening Thoughts – What An Epic Episode: Ohkay so, what an amazing, intense & perfectly executed episode of Cheekh. Team Cheekh should take a bow for giving us a gripping drama but for this episode in particular, Saba Qamar &

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Koi Chand Rakh Episode 27 – Story Review

Opening Thoughts – Bad Direction: Ohkay so, with this episode of Koi Chand Rakh, the story got wrapped up a bit & the base for finale was set. Honestly speaking, while watching this episode tonight, I actually wondered that may

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Tawaan Last Episode Story Review – Sweet Journey

Opening Thoughts – Bitter Sweet Feeling: Ohkay so, one of my favourite drama from the current lot came to an end tonight. To be honest, it’s a bitter-sweet feeling; sweet because of the note at which it ended & bitter

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Mere Humdam Episode 2 – Story Review

Opening Thoughts – Full of Clichés: Ohkay so, this episode of Mere Humdam was decent but still had quite a lot of clichés to its credit. I am only watching Mere Humdam because I want something less heavy & I

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