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A.K Hangal’s performance unmatched: Gowarikar


August 26th, 2012 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 26 (IANS) Filmmaker Ashutosh Gowarikar, who worked with A.K. Hangal in the 2001 film "Lagaan", says that he will always be remembered for his "unmatched performance" and ... Read more...

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For me, he was ‘Humble saab’: Subhash Ghai


August 26th, 2012 - 5:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 26 (IANS) Filmmaker Subhash Ghai, who worked with A.K. Hangal in movies like including "Krodhi" and "Khalnayak", says he was a disciplined actor and thorough gentleman who ... Read more...

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A.K. Hangal’s condition very critical


August 24th, 2012 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 24 (IANS) The condition of veteran actor A.K. Hangal, admitted to the Asha Parekh Hospital here last week, is quite critical, his son said Friday."Right now my father's ... Read more...

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Showing ‘Joker’ in space part of promotional strategy


July 31st, 2012 - 3:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 31 (IANS) Choreographer-turned-director Farah Khan clarifies that makers of "Joker" planned to show the fantasy adventure on the space station as part of a promotional strategy and ... Read more...

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Javed-Rahman combination best, says Shabana Azmi


February 17th, 2012 - 2:54 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 17 (IANS) Actress and social activist Shabana Azmi feels that when it comes to music, the combination of her lyricist husband Javed Akhtar and composer A.R. Rahman ... Read more...

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‘Dhobi Ghat’ out of BAFTA race


January 17th, 2012 - 8:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) Kiran Rao's directorial debut "Dhobi Ghat" featured in the BAFTA Longlist in Film Not in the English Language category, but it has failed to ... Read more...

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Is ‘Blue Mountain’ a throwback to Lata-Vani Jayaram saga?


January 11th, 2012 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, Jan 11 (IANS) Director Suman Ganguli is all set to shoot Gracy Singh-starrer "Blue Mountain", which is reportedly inspired by singer Vani Jayaram who once alleged that none other ... Read more...

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Aamir, Kiran blessed with a son


December 5th, 2011 - 3:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) Bollywood couple Aamir Khan and Kiran Rao have been blessed with a son, who was born through IVF to a surrogate mother at a ... Read more...

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‘DAM999′ screenplay in Oscar library


November 2nd, 2011 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 2 (IANS) The screenplay of "DAM999", a film about the 1975 Banqiao dam disaster in China that killed around 250,000 people, has found a place in the ... Read more...

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Aamir appeals to Anna to end fast


August 27th, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 27 (IANS) Bollywood star Aamir Khan Saturday urged Anna Hazare to end his fast for a strong anti-corruption legislation, saying the 74-year-old was needed for future ... Read more...

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‘Potta Potti’ funny, but not engaging (IANS Tamil Film Review)


August 6th, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Potta Potti"; Cast: Sadagopan Ramesh, Harini, Mayilsami, R. Sivam, 'Avatar' Ganesh and Umar; Director: Yuvaraj; Producer: V. Muraliraman; Music: Aruldev; Cinematography: Gopi Amarnath; Rating: ** "Potta Potti" ... Read more...

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Linc ventures into entertainment


August 4th, 2011 - 12:36 am ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Aug 3 (IANS) Major pen producer Linc has widened its reach to venture into entertainment business with its first film "Shakal Pe Mat Ja" scheduled to release Sep ... Read more...

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The year Aamir, Farhan changed Bollywood creativity


July 26th, 2011 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 26 (IANS) The year was 2001 and "Lagaan" and "Dil Chahta Hai" landed in the theatres like a breath of fresh air. The forces behind the ... Read more...

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RGV compares Aamir to god! (Movie Snippets)


July 6th, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma says he might not believe in god, but might soon start believing in actor-producer Aamir Khan! RGV is quite in ... Read more...

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Aamir Khan goes bold with ‘Delhi Belly’ (IANS Preview)


June 28th, 2011 - 11:08 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) Mr Perfectionist Aamir Khan is known for making family entertainers a la "Lagaan" and "Taare Zameen Par". The actor has, however, gone ... Read more...

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Aamir celebrates a decade of ‘Lagaan’ in style


June 16th, 2011 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 16 (IANS) When sports-themed period film "Lagaan" released in 2001, it created a rage and now after a decade, Bollywood actor Aamir Khan celebrated the film's 10 ... Read more...

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Bollywood actor Aamir Khan celebrates 47th birthday


March 14th, 2011 - 7:54 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Mar 14(ANI): Bollywood actor and producer Aamir Khan celebrated his 47th birthday with fans and media-persons here on Monday.The actor received several gifts from his fans including a huge replica ... Read more...

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Looking forward to the day when Salman gets married: Aamir


March 14th, 2011 - 4:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 14 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan, who turned 46 Monday, says he wants his friend and co-star Salman Khan to get married soon."I am looking forward to ... Read more...

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Honoured to be part of Berlin film festival jury: Aamir


February 3rd, 2011 - 1:17 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 2 (IANS) Superstar Aamir Khan Wednesday said that he was honoured to be part of the jury of the Berlin International Film Festival. "I am looking forward to be ... Read more...

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Aamir Khan Voices That He Still Finds It Hard To Enact Roles And That No Role Can Be …


January 28th, 2011 - 2:31 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Aamir Khan, who is one of the illustrious ‘perfectionist’ actors of the Hindi film industry, has, over the years, displayed his skillful enactment of dissimilar characters such as that of ... Read more...

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‘Dhobi Ghat’ makes it official - Aamir Khan is different!


January 22nd, 2011 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Arpana New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) What does it take to be different - instinct, guts, conviction? Actor-director-producer Aamir Khan shows he has it all in abundance with his off-beat production ... Read more...

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Big B to narrate again for Aamir


December 30th, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) He lent his voice for Aamir Khan's first production "Lagaan" and now taking forward his newly-found fondness for the Bollywood perfectionist, Amitabh Bachchan has loaned his ... Read more...

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Could Farah Khan’s “Tees Maar Khan” Con The Audiences Into The Theatres?


December 27th, 2010 - 5:13 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
saw Farah churn out a brilliant mix of old school Bollywood with a dash of masala.Farah Khan misses her much-deserved hat-trick with the box office dude, Tees Maar Khan. Despite ... Read more...

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Neil lives up Christmas spirit (Movie Snippets)


December 21st, 2010 - 4:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 21 (IANS) Bollywood actor Neil Nitin Mukesh says he loves the festive season and is living up the Christmas spirit at his home in Mumbai."My most favorite time ... Read more...

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Aamir Khan Trusts Farhan Akhtar’s Sibling Zoya


December 20th, 2010 - 11:58 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
But Aamir has worked with Zoya while she was on Dil Chahta Hai with Farhan. Reema Kagti’s also been a part of Aamir Khan’s career when she worked as assistant director ... Read more...

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Advani praises ‘Khelein…’ for educating people about Chittagong uprising


December 17th, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 17 (IANS) Watching Ashutosh Gowariker's "Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey", based on the Chittagong Uprising of 1930, was a revelation for senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader L.K. ... Read more...

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Does The ‘Indian Poverty’ Theme Will Only Take ‘Peepli Live’ To The Oscars?


December 13th, 2010 - 7:55 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Mother India was India’s first nomination for Academy Awards for ‘Best Foreign Language Film’ in 1958. The film starring Nargis, Sunil Dutt and Rajendra Kumar, was also based on rural India ... Read more...

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‘Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey’: rare, precious movie on nationalism (IANS Film Review; Rating: ****)


December 3rd, 2010 - 1:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Film: "Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Se"; Director: Ashutosh Gowariker; Cast: Abhishek Bachchan, Deepika Padukone, Sikandar Kher, Vishakha Singh; Rating: ****There's ongoing sense of serenity compounded by a feeling ... Read more...

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Robert Downey Jr Admires Aamir Khan’s Style Of Work


November 6th, 2010 - 2:17 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
November 6, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Aamir Khan is one of the biggest stars of the Indian film industry. Although Aamir has not bagged any major Hollywood projects yet, it seems that he ... Read more...

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PM, Sonia present 25th Indira Gandhi Award to Rahman, Ramkrishna Ashram


October 31st, 2010 - 10:40 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct.31 (ANI): Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Congress President Sonia Gandhi presented the 25th Indira Gandhi Award for National Integration to Music composer A R Rahman and Ramkrishna Mission ... Read more...

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‘Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey’ Music Launched


October 29th, 2010 - 11:59 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 29, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The music of Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey was launched in a suburban hotel tonight among a lot of paaparazi and the cast and crew of ... Read more...

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John Travolta feels Hollywood needs Bollywood


October 14th, 2010 - 1:36 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Oct 14 (ANI): Hollywood star John Travolta, who was recently in Mumbai (India), was quoted in the India's media as saying that Hollywood needed Bollywood more than the other ... Read more...

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Abhi On Facebook As Masterda Surya Sen


August 18th, 2010 - 9:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 18, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Ashutosh Gowarikar's upcoming directorial venture Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey is a historical treat from his stable to his countrymen. The current year will end with ... Read more...

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Glimpses Of Kiran Rao’s Dhobi Ghat


August 17th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 17, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Aamir Khan is always up with something unique that entertains the audience in true sense. The veteran actor, who has been on a roll with a ... Read more...

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‘Peepli Live’ becomes the fastest ever hit


August 17th, 2010 - 1:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 17, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): 'Peepli Live' has done better than expected. While it was predicted that the film would take a 40%-50% start on Friday, the fact is that it ... Read more...

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