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Zahra Mirza

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

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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Deedan Episode 17 Story Review – Disgusting

Opening Thoughts – Poorly Written Drama: Ohkay so, the story of Deedan leaves me disgusted. There was a time that I tuned to it all hopeful that things might start working & the story might kick-start but I was left

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Khud Parast Episode 20 Story Review – Simply Superb

Opening Thoughts – Calm Before & After The Storm: Ohkay so, this episode of Khud Parast had this calm vibe to it, it was more like a calm before as well as after the storm. Everyone was picking up the

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Cheekh Episode 5 Story Review – Intelligently Tackled So Far

Opening Thoughts – Intense & Engaging: Ohkay so, this was yet another engaging & intense episode of Cheekh. After this episode I am even more excited to tune to Cheekh now because it seems that they are now taking the

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Koi Chand Rakh Episode 26 – Story Review

Opening Thoughts – I’m Baffled: Ohkay so, this episode of Koi Chand Rakh left me baffled, reason being the hero getting a clean chit for all of his wrongdoings & his 2nd wife being held responsible for him stuffing up?

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Tawaan Episode 29 Story Review – Emotional

Opening Thoughts – Intense & Emotional: Ohkay so, this episode of Tawaan was intense & emotional. It covered all the aspects of how a girl feels when she is emotionally deceived & betrayed. It was very convincingly shown that when

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Mere Humdam Episode 1 Story Review – A Decent Beginning

Introductory Details: Ohkay so, directed by Haseeb Ali, written by Seema Munaf & produced by Momina Duraid; Mere Humdam commenced last night on Hum TV. The first episode not only introduced the characters decently but also established the plot of

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Khud Parast Episode 19 Story Review – Perfectly Paced Drama

Opening Thoughts – Perfectly Paced: Ohkay so, this episode of Khud Parast was heavy but yes, it again had some amazing dialogues to its credit. I am also glad that in stead of showing Hanan living in depression, they chose

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Cheekh Episode 4 Story Review – So Far So Good

Opening Thoughts – Intelligently Tackled: Ohkay so, this episode of Cheekh slowly took the story forward without revealing much. So far, because the plot is so interesting, it sure is turning out to be a very engaging play. I must

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Koi Chand Rakh Episode 25 Story Review – Bunch of Bipolars

Opening Thoughts – Inka Sabun Slow Hai Kya? Ohkay so, this episode of Koi Chand Rakh seriously had me thinking ke in characters ka sabun slow hai kya? Why are all of them finding out the details & truth now

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Tawaan An Overview – A Feel-Good Drama

Introductory Details: Ohkay so, a Hum TV drama Tawaan is written by Rahat Jabeen, directed by Syed Wahab Jaffri & produced by Momina Duraid Productions & it happens to be one of my favorite dramas of recent times. Since I enjoy

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Deedan Episode 13 – 15 Story Review

Opening Thoughts – Disappointing: Ohkay so, it is a done deal that Deedan is not only a bad drama but it is a flop too & no wonder why it didn’t garner any attention or popularity despite having a strong

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Cheekh Episode 3 Story Review – Intelligently Handled So Far

Opening Thoughts – Intelligently Written: Ohkay so, the story of Cheekh is getting quite interesting. The fact that the writer for now is focusing on making either of the characters suspects is what is making it quite enticing & worthwhile.

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Khud Parast Episode 18 Story Review – Intense

Opening Thoughts – Diverse Dynamics: Ohkay so, this episode of Khud Parast was again intense & very well done. It showed the perspective of every single character which I liked – those who were in the favour of what Uswa

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Koi Chand Rakh Episode 24 Story Review – Surprisingly Good Episode

Opening Thoughts – Better Than Previous Episodes: Ohkay so, surprisingly even though I have no reason to feel this way but I found this episode of Koi Chand Rakh a lot better than the previous episodes & even I am

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Balaa Last Episode Story Review – Lame

Opening Thoughts – Lame & Unconvincing Ending: Ohkay so, last night Balaa came to an end. I did make up my mind that I’d watch the double episode in one go & review it right away but I dozed off

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Khud Parast Episode 17 Story Review – Intelligently Written Flawed Characters

Opening Thoughts – Intense: Ohkay so, this episode of Khud Parast was intense & done well. The way the story took a turn & the dynamics changed couldn’t have been shown more convincingly. I totally believe that the way the

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Cheekh Episode 2 Story Review – Convincing, Engaging & Well-Written

Opening Thoughts – Intelligently Written Episode: Ohkay so, this episode of Cheekh was well-executed & intelligently written. The initial two episodes have laid the foundation of the rest of the plot convincingly but then again, the thing I am most

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Koi Chand Rakh Episode 23 Story Review – Makeup Enthusiasts

Opening Thoughts – Clichéd: Ohkay so, this episode of Koi Chand Rakh was just alright but I couldn’t help rolling my eyes on the clichés that it promoted but there was a positive approach towards the birth of a baby

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Balaa Episode 37 & 38 Story Review – Better Late Than Never

Opening Thoughts – One Sided Match Again: Ohkay so, this episode of Balaa was definitely on a better note after a long long time but then, it will once again turn into a one-sided match with Taimoor winning this time

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Cheekh Episode 1 Story Review – Decent Introduction

Introduction: Ohkay so, the writing of Zanjabeel Asim Shah, direction of Bader Mehmood & production of Big Bang Production; Cheekh is a drama that has promised to raise the issue of not suffering in silence. As the drama will progress, it

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Khud Parast Episode 16 Story Review – Change of Dynamics

Opening Thoughts – Change of Dynamics: Ohkay so, this episode of Khud Parast was again intense but somewhat a reminder of all that has happened or has been happening in the drama so far. The story did not progress in

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Koi Chand Rakh Episode 22 Story Review – Much Needed Progress

Opening Thoughts – Much Needed Change of Scenario: Ohkay so, this episode of Koi Chand Rakh changed the scenario with people turning in favor of Rabail which definitely was nice to see probably for the first time ever since the

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Balaa Episode 35 & 36 – Story Review

Opening Thoughts – Full of Negativity: Ohkay so, this episode of Balaa was again disturbing. I think the writer has crossed all the limits of showing negativity & I find it funny that she has made one character so powerful

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Khud Parast Episode 14 & 15 Story Review – So Far So Good

Opening Thoughts – Still Going Strong: Ohkay so, this episode of Khud Parast was quite intense & filled with power-packed performances. The direction of Khud Parast continues to be strong & so is the story line. Even though the story

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Deedan Episode 12 – Story Review

Opening Thoughts – Disappointing: Ohkay so, it is amazing how this drama continues to disappoint week after week. The story of Deedan is not only poorly written but is quite bad. The characters have zero personalities & there’s nothing interesting

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Annoying Amman’s of Recent Pakistani Dramas

Mothers are such super strong beings that play a pivotal role in their children’s lives. Mothers shape the characters and personalities of their children and when it comes to supporting them, they do everything in their might to extend their

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Koi Chand Rakh Episode 21 Story Review – Boring

Opening Thoughts – Borinaga: Ohkay so, this episode of Koi Chand Rakh was absolutely boring. There was nothing special or new that happened in this episode. I think this is the kind of drama that the channel should air double

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Balaa Episode 33 & 34 Story Review – Change of Thought Process

Opening Thoughts – Some Change Finally: Ohkay so, this episode of Balaa focused on the change that the characters were going through. It seems the characters who were stuck in a rut have finally evolved & are now approaching things

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