My Brother Nikhil

Way before Sonam Kapoor played the lead role as a lesbian in Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga, and way before the cringe-worthy “gay movie” Dostana brought, there was My Brother…Nikhil, an adorable romance between two gay men, is directed by Onir. Starring Sanjay Suri, Purab Kohli, Victor Banerjee, and Juhi Chawla, the plot revolves around a young, talented boy who is tested positive for AIDS and how the world around him reacts to the situation.

Written and directed by Onir, the movie stars Sanjay Suri as Nikhil, a swimmer in Goa who grew up in a decent but subtly problematic family. His sister, played by Juhi Chawla, …… continue reading

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