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Zarine Khan offered Hollywood film (Lead, Supersedes earlier story)


September 12th, 2012 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) Hollywood's calling Zarine Khan! The actress says she has been approached to be a part of author-turned-director Daniel Silva's "Chimera" but is still considering the ... Read more...

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Zarine Khan ponders Hollywood offer


September 12th, 2012 - 2:07 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 12 (IANS) Actress Zarine Khan has revealed of being approached to be a part of author-turned-director Daniel Silva's "Chimera", but she is still brooding over the offer."I ... Read more...

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I trained with rats for ‘Life of Pi’: DU student Suraj Sharma (Interview)


September 11th, 2012 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 11 (IANS) Training, training and training! Delhi University student Suraj Sharma swam for hours, worked on his body and his dialect and even had rats run all ... Read more...

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A ‘Kahaani’ of Indian bureaucracy, corruption, redemption (IANS Books, With Image)


May 15th, 2012 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) His surname inspired a key character in the hit Bollywood film "Kahaani". Now writer Amitabha Bagchi has knit a plot about Indian bureaucracy, corruption ... Read more...

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‘Lion King’ to be released in 3D


September 17th, 2011 - 12:15 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Sept 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Lion King is going back to the theaters 17 years after the movie became one of the highest earning movies of all time. The franchise is ... Read more...

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Anne Hathaway criticized for her accent in ‘One Day’


August 19th, 2011 - 9:54 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Aug 19 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Anne Hathaway has been criticized for her accent in the Lone Scherfig adaptation of David Nicholls bestselling novel “One Day.” Critics say the actress had an ... Read more...

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Lindsay Lohan loses her dream role


April 24th, 2011 - 1:48 am ICT by IANS
London, April 24 (IANS) Actress Lindsay Lohan has failed to win her dream role in Oliver Stone's new movie "Savages".Dailystar.co.uk reported that the troubled actress recently admitted she was ... Read more...

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John Travolta, Uma Thurman and Blake Lively to star in ‘Savages’


April 23rd, 2011 - 7:32 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 23 (ANI): Actors John Travolta, Uma Thurman and Blake Lively are reportedly in negotiations to join the cast of Oliver Stone's 'Savages', the drama based on Don Winslow's bestselling novel. ... Read more...

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Radcliffe’s musical receives mixed response


March 29th, 2011 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 29 (IANS) British actor Daniel Radcliffe's musical debut "How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying" received mixed reviews.The New York Times' chief theatre critic Ben Brantley gives ... Read more...

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I’m not doing ‘Midnight’s Children’: Nandita Das


February 24th, 2011 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Feb 25 (IANS) Nandita Das has opted out of old friend Deepa Mehta's "Midnight's Children" because she feels it would difficult for her to cope up with ... Read more...

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Andrew Garfield to star in ‘Back Roads’


February 11th, 2011 - 4:00 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 11 (IANS) Actor Andrew Garfield has been roped in to star in film adaptation of bestselling novel "Back Roads" alongside actress Jennifer Garner.The 27-year-old actor will play the role of ... Read more...

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‘Water For Elephants’ first glimpse out on internet


December 18th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Dec 18 (IANS) The trailer of actor Robert Pattinson's new movie "Water For Elephants" has been released on the internet, giving fans the first glimpse of the big screen adaptation of ... Read more...

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Deepak Chopra launches graphic novel on Buddha’s life


December 6th, 2010 - 10:51 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 6 (IANS) New age guru Deepak Chopra is all set to publish a graphic adaptation of his New York Times bestselling novel "Buddha: A Story of Enlightenment" in collaboration with ... Read more...

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Will Daniel Craig Play The Lead In The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo?


June 4th, 2010 - 4:38 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
June 4, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): British actor, Daniel Craig is busy talking to Sony about starring in the Hollywood adaptation of Swedish film The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo. As ... Read more...

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Ekta Kapoor has faith in me - Sarwar Ahuja


May 13th, 2010 - 7:14 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
May 13, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):Actor Sarwar Ahuja, who hails from Hyderabad and was the winner of Zee Cinestars Ki Khoj, has bagged a lead role in Zee TV's next thriller; ... Read more...

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The Lovely Bones: The Movie Bombs


January 17th, 2010 - 7:25 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Jan 17, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Directed by Peter Jackson, 'The Lovely Bones' was released internationally on January 15th and its reviews have been declared, with most people wanting to give it ... Read more...

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I used to often get punished in school: Aamir Khan


November 25th, 2009 - 7:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) He might be a superstar today, but Bollywood actor Aamir Khan has no qualms in admitting that he has undergone various punishments during his education days ... Read more...

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Sandra Bullock’s “The Blind Side” Trailer Premieres


August 4th, 2009 - 6:15 pm ICT by GD
The first theatrical trailers for the 20th Century Fox venture "The Blind Side" starring Sandra Bullock in the lead has premiered. The 2 minute long clip of the trailer mostly focuses on ... Read more...

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Steven Spielberg’s ‘Jaws’ was based on fact


July 26th, 2009 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 26 (ANI): The success of Steven Spielberg's 'Jaws' may have been put down to Peter Benchley's bestselling novel but the writer's brilliant horror-thriller was actually based on fact.Jaws grossed more ... Read more...

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Indian fans will enjoy ‘Angels & Demons’: Tom Hanks


May 3rd, 2009 - 10:10 am ICT by IANS
By Robin Bansal New Delhi, May 3 (IANS) Hollywood star Tom Hanks has promised his fans in India that his controversial "Angels & Demons" will live up to their expectations as they have ... Read more...

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Richard Jenkins, Julia Roberts to star in ‘Eat, Pray, Love’


April 16th, 2009 - 2:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 16 (ANI): Actor Richard Jenkins has been roped in to star opposite Julia Roberts in the new movie 'Eat, Pray, Love'.The 61-year-old star will help guide Roberts to spiritual enlightenment.According ... Read more...

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Vatican to boycott ‘Angels and Demons’


March 24th, 2009 - 12:14 am ICT by IANS
London, March 23 (IANS) The Vatican is reportedly planning to authorise a boycott of Ron Howard's upcoming movie "Angels & Demons", a prequel to his 2006 controversial hit "The Da Vinci Code". Directed ... Read more...

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‘The Reader’: Exceptional performances, rare film (IANS Film Review; Rating: ****)


March 6th, 2009 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Film: "The Reader"; Cast: Kate Winslet, Ralph Fiennes, David Kross; Directed: Stephen Daldry; Rating: ****It's not so much in the telling as it is in the feeling that "The ... Read more...

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‘Slumdog Oscaraire’ - perfect blend of Indian exotica and brilliant cinema


February 23rd, 2009 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 23 (IANS) After a breathless evening where it seemed that everything was indeed written, the combined toast of two filmmaking cultures, "Slumdog Millionaire", swept the 81st Academy Awards, winning eight ... Read more...

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Actor Fred Crane dies


August 24th, 2008 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Aug 24 (DPA) Fred Crane, the actor who wooed Scarlett O'Hara in the 1939 classic Gone With the Wind, has died at 90, family sources said.His fifth wife Terry said ... Read more...

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Cusack, Goodman join Fisher in Confessions of a Shopaholic


March 5th, 2008 - 5:26 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Mar 5 (ANI): Joan Cusack and John Goodman have signed on to join Isla Fisher in the cast of Confessions of a Shopaholic.The Touchstone Pictures' movie is based on the bestselling ... Read more...

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