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Anurag Basu plans English ‘Barfi!’


September 19th, 2012 - 2:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) After treating Hindi-viewing audiences to "Barfi!", director Anurag Basu plans to cook up an English version of the movie for non-Hindi audiences. He says "Barfi!" is ... Read more...

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Box office savours sweetness of Anurag Basu’s ‘Barfi!’


September 14th, 2012 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 14 (IANS) It is not a conventional subject, it is without the typical box- office success formula and the protagonist has no dialogues -- still Ranbir Kapoor ... Read more...

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‘Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close’ tugs at the heartstrings (IANS Movie Review)


March 4th, 2012 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close"; Cast: Thomas Horn, Tom Hanks, Sandra Bullock, Max von Sydow; Director: Stephen Daldry; Rating: *** 1/2Only a parent of a child we call ... Read more...

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‘Nammanna Don’ - touching, yet entertaining movie (Kannada Movie Review)


February 18th, 2012 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Nammanna Don"; Cast: Ramesh Arvind, Mona Parasher, Santhini, Raju Thalikote, Neenasam Achyutha, M.S. Umesh, Rajendra, and Karanth; Producer; Ravi Joshi; Screenplay Writer-Director: Ramesh Arvind; Composer: Mathews Manu; Camera: Krishna Kumar; ... Read more...

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Let music do the talking this Valentine’s Day


February 11th, 2012 - 11:15 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 11 (IANS) Want to woo your Valentine? Try dedicating a romantic song to him or her in filmy style. IANS makes it a little easier for ... Read more...

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‘KBC 5′ ends, leaves behind poignant memories


November 18th, 2011 - 12:15 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) "Kaun Banega Crorepati 5" saw a bevy of stars, but it was the common man's dreams, desires, aspirations and emotions that took centrestage and ... Read more...

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Beauty And The Beast (3D): Traditional animation marries 3D (IANS Film Review; Rating:****)


September 25th, 2010 - 7:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Satyen K. Bordoloi Film: "Beauty And The Beast (3D)"; Directors: Gary Trousdale, Kirk Wise; Cast: Paige O'Hara, Robby Benson, Richard White; Rating: **** It is an eternal fairy tale that has had ... Read more...

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Classical music stirs vegetative patients’ souls just as healthy people


July 3rd, 2010 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 3 (ANI): It is said 'music pulls the heartstrings of listeners', and a new study has proven it right by claiming that playing classical music to vegetative patients could change ... Read more...

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Composer Hanif Shaikh impresses with ‘Paathshaala’ album (IANS Music Review)


March 23rd, 2010 - 9:14 am ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher Film:"Paathshaala"; Music Director: Hanif Shaikh; Lyricist: Hanif Sheikh; Singers: Salim Merchant, Vishal Dadlani, Lucky Ali, Tulsi Kumar, Hanif Sheikh and Kailash Kher; Rating:***There is nothing over the top and experimental ... Read more...

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‘Dildaara’ an impressive film by newcomers (Kannada Movie Review)


March 21st, 2010 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
By V.S. Rajapur Film: "Dildaara"; Cast: Aman, Nishma Chengappa, Rangayana Raghu and others; Producer: Aman; Director: Amar; Camera: Thoranagatte Ravikiran; Music Director: Praveen D. Rao; Rating: ***Surprise of surprises. Here comes ... Read more...

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‘Kaisi hai ye’ shines in ‘Karthik Calling Karthik’ (IANS Music Review)


January 21st, 2010 - 9:22 am ICT by IANS
By Ruchika Kher Film: "Karthik Calling Karthik"; Music Director: Shankar Mahadevan-Ehsaan Noorani-Loy Mendonca; Lyricist: Javed Akhtar; Singers: Loy, Shankar, Clinton Cerejo, Malika Singh, KK, Kailash Kher, Alyssa Mendonsa, Suraj Jagan and Caralisa Monteiro ... Read more...

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“Prayers For Bobby”- Might Win at the Emmys


June 24th, 2009 - 8:04 pm ICT by GD
The Emmys should be aware not to downplay "Prayers for Bobby".This telefilm is based upon the real story of a conservative mother paying a horrible price for damning her gay son ... Read more...

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Peter Andre wants a ‘quickie divorce’ from Jordan


May 25th, 2009 - 1:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 25 (ANI): Oz musician Peter Andre has revealed that he wants a "quickie divorce" from his estranged wife Jordan, despite the latter's constant pleas to reconcile.Though Jordan begged Peter to ... Read more...

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