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Website to celebrate 100 years of Indian Cinema


July 12th, 2012 - 6:57 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, July 12 (IANS) The National Film Archive of India, a unit of the union information and broadcasting ministry, will Friday launch a website to celebrate 100 years of Indian ... Read more...

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Rohit open to ‘Bol Bachchan’ sequel


July 9th, 2012 - 2:53 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 9 (IANS) Director Rohit Shetty is overwhelmed with the response his comic caper "Bol Bachchan" is getting and is open to making a sequel."You want me to ... Read more...

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‘Bol Bachchan’: A modern day ‘Golmaal’


July 7th, 2012 - 12:45 am ICT by IANS
Film: "Bol Bachchan"; Starring: Ajay Devgn, Abhishek Bachchan, Asin, Prachi Desai, Krushna Abhishek, Archana Puransingh; Directed by Rohit Shetty; Rating:***Like that cute little boy who holds his father's face in ... Read more...

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Soha’s ‘Sahib…’ look modelled on Sharmila’s ‘Anupama’


February 22nd, 2012 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 22 (IANS) The "Saheb, Biwi aur Gangster" sequel has got more interesting - Soha Ali Khan joins the cast as Irrfan Khan's tormented wife. Her role would ... Read more...

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Anita Raj makes a comeback


November 30th, 2011 - 2:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 30 (IANS) It's the season of actresses making a comeback. After Raveena Tandon in "Buddha…Hoga Tera Baap" and Karisma Kapoor, who is returning with "Dangerous Ishq", it ... Read more...

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Vyjayanthimala is my role model: Hema Malini


September 19th, 2011 - 4:10 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) Actress Hema Malini said Vyjayanthimala has always been a "role model" and like an "elder sister" to her. The legendary actress who turned 75 Aug 13 ... Read more...

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‘Mere Brother Ki Dulhan’ - a twisted tale of love (IANS Preview)


September 7th, 2011 - 5:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) After receiving a positive response for his role in the adult comedy "Delhi Belly", actor Imran Khan returns to charm with his chocolate boy ... Read more...

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‘Mere Brother…’ inspired by matrimonial ads: Director


August 18th, 2011 - 9:19 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 18 (IANS) Matrimonial ads aren't exactly known for their creativity or their ability to entertain. For debutant director Ali Abbas Zafar, however, the ads in the classified pages ... Read more...

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I want to make an intense love story: Bhandarkar


February 19th, 2011 - 9:59 am ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Feb 19 (IANS) He admits women-centric films are his forte but Madhur Bhandarkar doesn't want to stick to one genre. After a comedy, the filmmaker now wants ... Read more...

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I’ve no energy to make films: Farooque Sheikh (Interview)


January 21st, 2011 - 9:46 am ICT by IANS
By Radhika Bhirani Mumbai, Jan 21 (IANS) His contemporaries like Naseeruddin Shah and Deepti Naval have branched out into filmmaking, but theatre veteran and movie actor Farooque Sheikh says he is content ... Read more...

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Hrishikesh Mukherjee’s ‘Chupke Chupke’ Remake Might Have Abhishek Bachchan And Bobby Deol


January 18th, 2011 - 6:24 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Timeless classics on celluloid have always been amongst the best pieces of cinema that have ever been churned out from Bollywood.However, a film like Hrishikesh Mukherjee’s Chupke Chupke which has ... Read more...

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Rahul, Nitish and Binayak should talk: Sudhir Mishra


January 6th, 2011 - 4:53 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Jan 6 (IANS) Sudhir Mishra, who is working on a film on Binayak Sen, is upset over the noted rights activist's life-imprisonment on sedition charges. Mishra feels ... Read more...

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Words From Gulzar’s Poetic Reservoir Are As Fresh As Dew Drops


August 19th, 2010 - 9:50 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 19, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Sampooran Singh Gulzar turns 75. Widely known as Gulzar saab, he is an all rounder – poet, writer, lyricist and filmmaker. The unparalleled wordsmith of Bollywood, ... Read more...

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Sajid Khan pays tribute to iconic directors of the 70’s and 80’s in Housefull


April 13th, 2010 - 6:09 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 13, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):Like in his previous blockbuster Heyy Babyy Sajid Khan is paying tribute this time around again in his forthcoming film Housefull to the iconic directors of the ... Read more...

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Sajid Khan dedicates ‘Housefull’ to seven directors


March 25th, 2010 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, March 25 (IANS) Sajid Khan is dedicating his second directorial venture "Housefull" to the seven filmmakers who have inspired him the most."It came to me in a ... Read more...

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‘Rann’, a razor-sharp biting look at the real world (IANS Movie Reiview)


January 28th, 2010 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Film: "Rann"; Cast: Amitabh Bachchan, Riteish Deshmukh, Sudeep, Paresh Rawal, Rajat Kapoor, Neetu Chandra, Gul Panag, Suchitra Krishnamurthy; Director: ... Read more...

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Sushmita shimmers, but ‘Dulha Mil Gaya’ is a mess (IANS Film Review; Rating:* 1/2)


January 9th, 2010 - 2:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Film: "Dulha Mil Gaya"; Cast: Sushmita Sen, Shah Rukh Khan, Fardeen Khan, Ishita Sharma; Director: Mudassar Aziz; Rating: * 1/2There is only one reason why this hideous satire ... Read more...

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Lara or Deepika - who has the better part in ‘Housefull’?


September 30th, 2009 - 7:20 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Sep 30 (IANS) Deeepika Padukone and Lara Dutta are shooting for Sajid Khan's "Housefull" at the moment and both believe they've the best role."The film has Deepika, ... Read more...

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South Indian star Trisha to debut in Bollywood with Priyan’s next


September 29th, 2009 - 4:41 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Director Priyadarshan is launching South Indian actress Trisha in Bollywood with his Akshay Kumar starrer Khatta Meetha. Trisha's role in the film will be more challenging than the roles that have ... Read more...

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Actress Leela Naidu is dead


July 28th, 2009 - 3:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 28 (IANS) Known as much for her roles in classics like "Anuradha" and "The Householder" as for her ageless elegance, Leela Naidu died here Tuesday after a prolonged illness. She ... Read more...

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Lets Kill Mumbai- Hrishikesh Mukherjee’s grand nephew all set!


July 20th, 2009 - 5:18 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Veteran director late googlegoogl's grand nephew Joydas Biswas is all set to invent his career in direction. The film produced by NRI Anupam Singh and Yasir Shah is titled Lets Kill ... Read more...

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Short-Kut, Sankat City, Kaminey - Bollywood gets bold with the name game


July 7th, 2009 - 7:44 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Indian cinema is well-known for its experimental nature. And if we look back at the recent innovations, crazy titles certainly need a mention. No matter whether the film clicked or bombed, ... Read more...

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Bollywood writers now rule the roost as directors too


April 29th, 2009 - 9:36 am ICT by IANS
By Robin Bansal New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) They have penned stories that have drawn crowds to theatres and dialogues that got etched in people's memory. Bollywood writers like Anurag Kashyap and ... Read more...

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Mandira Bedi at her best in ‘Meerabai Not Out’ (Film Review - Rating: ***)


December 5th, 2008 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Meerabai Not Out"; Cast: Mandira Bedi, Eijaz Khan, Anupam Kher, Mahesh Manjrekar and Anil Kumble; Director: Chandrakant Kulkarni; Rating: ***What do you say about a comedy that brings cricketer Anil Kumble ... Read more...

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Vinay Pathak is winner all the way in ‘Dasvidaniya’ (Film Review)


November 16th, 2008 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Dasvidaniya": Cast: Vinay Pathak, Neha Dhupia, Ranvir Shorey, Sarita Joshi and Gaurav Gera ; Director: Shashant Singh; Rating: ***There's something to be said about this sensitive slice-of-life cinema. And it's ... Read more...

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I always wanted authority over my film: Kunal Kohli (Interview)


May 26th, 2008 - 9:40 am ICT by admin
By Devapriyo Bhattacharjee Mumbai, May 26 (IANS) Despite coming from an average middle class family, Kunal Kohli carved a niche for himself in Bollywood and became the blue-eyed director of one of the ... Read more...

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‘Jannat’ an interesting mix of love, cricket, crime (Film Review)


May 17th, 2008 - 4:51 pm ICT by admin
By Subhash K. Jha Film: "Jannat"; Cast: Emran Hashmi, Sonal Chauhan, Samir Kochar, Javed Shaikh, Vishal Malhotra; Director: Kunal Deshmukh; Ratings: *** More, more, more...The motto of motorised materialism seems to have overtaken ... Read more...

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Madhya Pradesh to honour veteran star Manoj Kumar


February 16th, 2008 - 6:24 pm ICT by admin
Bhopal, Feb 16 (IANS) Veteran actor and director Manoj Kumar will be conferred the Kishore Kumar Award by the Madhya Pradesh government for his contribution to cinema. Besides, the government would confer ... Read more...

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