hollywood filmmaker

Cameron planning ‘Avatar’ prequel


September 10th, 2012 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 10 (IANS) Hollywood filmmaker James Cameron has revealed that he has plans to make a prequel to "Avatar", which will focus on "early expeditions of Pandora"."I haven't really ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Bollywood salutes ‘pure genius’ Tony Scott


August 20th, 2012 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 20 (IANS) "Pure genius" - that's how Bollywood celebrities like Karan Johar, Madhur Bhandarkar and Neha Dhupia remember Hollywood filmmaker Tony Scott, who ended his life by ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Customs release restored print of Uday Shankar’s ‘Kalpana’ (Lead)


July 30th, 2012 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 30 (IANS) After a delay of 25 days, the restored digital print of "Kalpana" - noted dancer Uday Shankar's 1948 film on experimental dance - was finally handed ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Customs release restored print of Uday Shankar’s ‘Kalpana’


July 30th, 2012 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 30 (IANS) After a delay of 25 days, the restored digital print of "Kalpana" - noted dancer Uday Shankar's 1948 film on experimental dance - was finally handed ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Fortunate to have two debut films: Huma Qureshi (Lead, Superseding earlier story)


July 23rd, 2012 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 23 (IANS) Model-turned actress Huma Qureshi says she feels blessed to have two debut films instead of one, thanks to Anurag Kashyap's two-part crime thriller "Gangs Of Wasseypur"."I ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Hollywood producer Richard Zanuck dies


July 14th, 2012 - 5:45 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, July 14 (IANS) Veteran Hollywood filmmaker Richard Zanuck has died following a heart attack at his Beverly Hills home.The 77-year-old died Friday, reports hollywood.com.Son of Darryl Zanuck, who ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘The Dark Knight Rises’ biggest story I’ve told: Christopher Nolan (Interview)


July 11th, 2012 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) "The Dark Knight Rises", the final part of his Batman trilogy, is the biggest story he has told so far, says maverick Hollywood filmmaker ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Spike Lee’s MJ documentary in post production


July 10th, 2012 - 10:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) Hollywood filmmaker Spike Lee's documentary on late King of Pop Michael Jackson is in the final stages of post production. The behind-the-scenes project focuses ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Brett Ratner wants to work with Hrithik again


April 21st, 2012 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 21 (IANS) Hollywood filmmaker Brett Ratner, who worked on Hrithik Roshan-starrer "Kites", has shown interest to work with Bollywood star once again as he finds him to be ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Carey Mulligan keen to adapt book into film


January 13th, 2012 - 9:01 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 13 (IANS) British actress Carey Mulligan is desperately looking for books to adapt for the big screen because she's struggling to find intriguing scripts in Hollywood.Filmmaker Steve MCQueen, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Stanley Kubrick made the first iPad, claims Samsung


August 24th, 2011 - 1:27 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Aug 24 (IANS) Hollywood filmmaker Stanley Kubrick designed the first ever iPad, and not Apple Inc, says rival company Samsung in a bizarre patent suit that cites the director's ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Hollywood director thought Buddha, Everest belonged to India


July 24th, 2011 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
Kathmandu, July 24 (IANS) What does Bollywood director Nikhil Advani have in common with Hollywood documentary maker Howard Worth? For starters, both thought the Buddha, the founder of Buddhism, ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Review Of Tees Maar Khan: Sheila Fails To Appease!


December 24th, 2010 - 4:50 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Tees Maar KhanDirector: Farah KhanCast: Akshay Kumar, Katrina Kaif, Akshaye KhannaRating: **1/2Farah Khan tried all the industrial tricks to give a real hit during the Christmas with the hit pair Akshay ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Cameron penning ‘Avatar’ Bible


December 21st, 2010 - 3:13 am ICT by IANS
London, Dec 21 (IANS) Acclaimed Hollywood filmmaker James Cameron is currently writing an "Avatar" Bible on which he will base the script for the sequel to his blockbuster 3D sci-fi epic adventure ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Bihar’s Super 30 impresses Hollywood’s James Cameron


December 14th, 2010 - 9:27 am ICT by IANS
Patna, Dec 14 (IANS) Hollywood filmmaker James Cameron was all ears when Anand Kumar, who founded Bihar's Super 30 free coaching centre for students, narrated the real life stories of hope that ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Mumbai Film Festival honours Oliver Stone at closing ceremony


October 29th, 2010 - 4:18 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Oct 29 (IANS) The eight-day gala affair at the 12th Mumbai Film Festival concluded Thursday night in a grand way with active participation from Bollywood and presence of legends like ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Rajnikanth’s ‘Endhiran’ In 3D Now


October 28th, 2010 - 4:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 28, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Following the footsteps of Hollywood filmmaker James Cameron, director Shankar has decided to re-release his recent release Endhiran with few additional sequences in 3D Format. The ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

I love the flexibility of Indian cinema: Oliver Stone


October 26th, 2010 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
By Satyen K. Bordoloi Mumbai, Oct 26 (IANS) Academy Award winning Hollywood filmmaker Oliver Stone, who is currently working on a 12-hour documentary on US history, Tuesday said that he loved the flexibility ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Clint Eastwood wants to direct films even after 100


October 25th, 2010 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 25 (IANS) Hollywood filmmaker Clint Eastwood has no plans to retire anytime soon and hopes to direct until 100. "I'm always sort of shocked when directors retire," express.co.uk quoted 80-year-old ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Get Ready For ‘HISSS’!!!


October 19th, 2010 - 11:40 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 19, 2010 (Showbiz PR Wire): Split Image Pictures brings, in association with Venus Records & Tapes; India's first ever creature - feature film with the most stunning, never-before seen effects!Come Friday, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Lies, vengeance and violence at box office this Friday (IANS Preview)


October 19th, 2010 - 10:15 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANS) Films depicting a compulsive liar and a snake woman's vengeance a la "Naagin" and a biopic on a slain factionist-turned political leader... take your pick from ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Get ready for ‘HISSS’!!!


September 28th, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
September 28, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Split Image Pictures brings, in association with Venus Records and Tapes; India's first ever creature - feature film with the most stunning, never-before seen effects!Come October, Mallika ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Haven’t cut Bruni from movie, says Allen


September 15th, 2010 - 3:30 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 15 (IANS) Ace Hollywood filmmaker Woody Allen has refuted reports he cut scenes featuring French first lady Carla Bruni from his upcoming film, insisting he's delighted with her work. The ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

All-women jury at 12th Mumbai film fest


September 1st, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 1 (IANS) The 12th Mumbai Film Festival boasts of all-women jury that is headed by Oscar winning Hollywood filmmaker Jane Campion and will include well-known names like Indian actress-director Suhasini ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘Avatar’ re-release fails at US box office


August 30th, 2010 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 30 (IANS) Acclaimed Hollywood filmmaker James Cameron's re-release of sci-fi epic movie "Avatar" has been reported a flop at the US box office at the weekend. The horror film "The ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

‘Avatar’ has footage which will never be seen: Cameron


August 28th, 2010 - 12:36 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 27 (IANS) Acclaimed Hollywood filmmaker James Cameron has revealed that there is some footage of his film "Avatar" that will never be seen by the audiences. The film, which broke box ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Woody Allen finds filming in New York expensive


August 25th, 2010 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 25 (IANS) Ace Hollywood filmmaker Woody Allen says he started shooting movies in European cities because he could not afford to do it any more in New York. However, the director, ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Spike Lee slams Obama for oil spill


August 24th, 2010 - 1:01 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 23 (IANS) Hollywood filmmaker Spike Lee has accused US President Barack Obama of an error of judgment for "trusting" bosses at oil giant BP to halt a potential environmental ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

James Cameron Wishes People To Explore Mars


August 19th, 2010 - 10:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 19, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The acclaimed filmmaker, James Cameron, is busy working in collaboration with NASA to build a 3D camera for adventures on Mars.The Hollywood filmmaker has plans to ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Cameron wants an era of just 3-D movies


August 19th, 2010 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 19 (IANS) Acclaimed Hollywood filmmaker James Cameron is keen to see a time when all films are released in 3-D. "I'm talking about a future when you don't have to put ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

James Cameron slams Hollywood for making inferior movies in 3D


August 15th, 2010 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 15 (ANI): Hollywood filmmaker James Cameron has slammed Hollywood for making inferior movies in 3D.Cameron's 3D movie 'Avatar' was the world's highest grossing movie that earned around 3 billion dollars ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Avatar would have been ‘terrible’ if it was live-action, says James Cameron


August 11th, 2010 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 11 (ANI): Hollywood filmmaker James Cameron thinks that his mega sci-fi hit movie 'Avatar' would have been a box office disaster if it was live-action.The 55-year-old director used motion-capture technology ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Mick Jagger ‘working on TV series with Martin Scorcese’


August 1st, 2010 - 3:34 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 01 (ANI): Rolling Stones lead singer Mick Jagger is working on a TV series with Hollywood filmmaker Martin Scorcese.The 67-year-old singer came up with the idea for the show that ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Spielberg doesn’t like overuse of special effects


July 11th, 2010 - 2:36 am ICT by IANS
London, July 11 (IANS) Hollywood filmmaker Steven Spielberg doesn't believe directors should use special effects unless it is relevant to the story of a film. The "Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

Nolan’s ‘Inception’ inspired from Bond series


July 10th, 2010 - 6:43 am ICT by IANS
London, July 10 (IANS) Hollywood filmmaker Christopher Nolan has credited the James Bond franchise with providing inspiration for his sci-fi thriller "Inception". The director grew up watching the superspy series and insists the ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

« Previous Entries

Subscribe