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Maruti wraps up shooting for ‘Bus Stand’


September 1st, 2012 - 10:53 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Sep 1 (IANS) Director Maruti has finished shooting for his second Telugu film "Bus Stop" and will very soon begin work post-production. The audio of the film will be ... Read more...

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Focussing on quality films with right budget: Abhishek Bachchan (Interview)


July 25th, 2012 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 25 (IANS) It takes a good business sense for an actor to become a good producer. A perfect example is set by Abhishek Bachchan who believes in ... Read more...

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Girls more responsible than boys: ‘Challo Driver’ actor-director


July 21st, 2012 - 8:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Watching a girl driving a man in a car left Vickrant Mahajan with a unique story idea for a Bollywood film. The result? "Challo Driver".His ... Read more...

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Aamir praises ‘Malegaon Ka Superman’ (Movie Snippets)


June 30th, 2012 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 30 (IANS) Bollyood's Mr Perfectionist Aamir Khan is all praise for new film "Malegaon Ka Superman" and is even suggesting his fans to go and watch it."Saw ... Read more...

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‘Supermen of Malegaon’ - poignant, hilarious ode to filmmaking (IANS Movie Review)


June 29th, 2012 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Supermen of Malegaon"; Cast: Sheikh Nasir, Akram Khan, Shafique and Farogh Jafri; Director: Faiza Ahmad Khan; Rating: 4.5/5There is global cinema and national cinema. In a country like India, ... Read more...

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Film journalist B.K. Karanjia, former NFDC chairman, dead (Lead)


June 23rd, 2012 - 11:00 am ICT by IANS
Pune, June 23 (IANS) Burjor K. Karanjia, renowned film journalist and former chairman of National Films Development Corporation (NFDC), popularly known as 'BK', died here, a family friend said. He ... Read more...

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Film journalist B K Karanjia, former NFDC chairman, dead


June 23rd, 2012 - 10:49 am ICT by IANS
Pune, June 23 (IANS) Burjor K Karanjia, renowned film journalist and former chairman of National Films Development Corporation (NFDC), popularly known as 'BK', died here, a family friend said. He ... Read more...

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Canadian killer warned British tabloid in email sent from Holland


June 2nd, 2012 - 3:42 am ICT by BNO News
OTTAWA, ONTARIO (BNO NEWS) -- A Canadian man suspected of killing a man and mailing parts of his victim's body to the headquarters of political parties in Ottawa is believed to have ... Read more...

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‘The Forest’ terrorises despite the cliche (IANS MOvie Review)


May 11th, 2012 - 6:03 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "The Forest"; Cast: Nandana Sen, Jaaved Jaaferi and Ankur Vikal; Director: Ashvin Kumar; Rating: ***Charlie Chaplin once said, "All I need to make a comedy is a park, a policeman ... Read more...

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Excessive publicity fatal for low budget movies: Mahadevan


May 10th, 2012 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, May 10 (IANS) Director Anant Mahadevan's next directorial venture is "Life Is Good", which was written by late Sujeet Sen. He is keen to take it to the larger ... Read more...

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Aniston house-hunting next to Brangelina pad


May 2nd, 2012 - 10:23 am ICT by IANS
London, May 2 (IANS) Actress Jennifer Aniston is reportedly looking for a house in South West London, not too far from the home of Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie.The ... Read more...

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‘Love Lies and Seeta’ to release May 4


April 6th, 2012 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) "Love Lies and Seeta", a low budget, urban romantic comedy, is set to hit theatres May 4.Made at a shoestring budget of Rs.15 million, the ... Read more...

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John Abraham, Kunaal Roy Kapoor in ‘Kala Ghoda’


April 1st, 2012 - 1:26 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) After "Force", there's some more action up the sleeves of Bollywood heartthrob John Abraham. The actor has once again signed up to play a cop ... Read more...

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Shonali Bose focuses lens on taboo subject - again


March 20th, 2012 - 1:45 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 20 (IANS) Once bitten twice shy is a proverb you cannot apply to filmmaker Shonali Bose. For the second time in her life, she is trying to make ... Read more...

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Dev Patel isn’t comfortable with big roles


February 26th, 2012 - 2:23 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Feb 26 (IANS) Actor Dev Patel isn't comfortable playing a lead in a big-budget movie and would prefer be a part of an ensemble cast in a ... Read more...

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Now filmmakers free to make genre-based movies: Goldie Behl


February 11th, 2012 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 11 (IANS) Goldie Behl, who is gearing up for the release of his next production "London, Paris, New York", says filmmakers are under no pressure nowadays to ... Read more...

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May take up singing in future: Juhi


January 31st, 2012 - 2:43 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Jan 31 (IANS) Juhi Chawla, who off and on appears on the small and big screen, says she plans to take singing seriously in the near future."I have been ... Read more...

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Guaranteed a laugh, or money back!


December 12th, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 12 (IANS) Watch it. If you like it, you pay for it. If you don't, you get your money back! That's the offer made by an India-born doctor, ... Read more...

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India prepares for the F1 after-parties


October 25th, 2011 - 4:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 25 (IANS) Lavish settings, aerial acts, multicuisine platter, free-flowing drinks, livewire music and, of course, international pop star Lady Gaga...actor-businessman Arjun Rampal who will host the F1 ... Read more...

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Now, camp in a tent if you are in Goa for IFFI


October 4th, 2011 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, Oct 4 (IANS) If you haven't booked rooms in a cramped hotel already, delegates and film enthusiasts queuing up for the 42nd International Film Festival of India (IFFI) can ... Read more...

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I stay away from formulas: Nagesh Kukunoor (Interview)


October 1st, 2011 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) Filmmaker Nagesh Kukunoor believes in "reinventing" and "rethinking". He says he tries to stay away from formulas and has just made his first love ... Read more...

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Fan impresses Anushka with gold bracelet! (Movie Snippets)


August 26th, 2011 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 26 (IANS) It had to be no less than gold for his golden girl! When Nayab Shaikh, a 21-year-old fan of Anushka Sharma, met his favourite ... Read more...

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Andy Garcia feels duty to help young actors


August 18th, 2011 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 18 (IANS/EFE) Andy Garcia feels it is his duty to support the young generation of Latino actors who are getting started in the film industry, a commitment ... Read more...

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Telugu film ‘Vanaja’ housefull at Locarno fest


August 7th, 2011 - 12:11 am ICT by IANS
Locarno (Switzerland), Aug 6 (IANS) After travelling to 32 film festivals, Telugu film "Vanaja", a tale of a 15-year-old girl's dream of becoming a world class Kuchipudi dancer, was screened ... Read more...

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With newcomers aboard, ‘Love Express’ not chugging along (IANS Movie Review - Rating: **)


June 10th, 2011 - 3:44 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Love Express"; Cast: Sahil Mehta, Vikas Katya, Mannat Rav, Priyum Galav, Om Puri; Director: Sunny Bhambani; Rating: **God and Subhash Ghai know that the film industry needs new talent. ... Read more...

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Goa on course to get two golf courses


May 8th, 2011 - 4:55 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, May 8 (IANS) In a bid to attract high-spending tourists to the state, the Goa tourism department is considering the development of two full-fledged golf courses in north Goa, ... Read more...

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‘Chattam’ is passable (Telugu Movie Review)


March 27th, 2011 - 3:51 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Chattam"; Cast: Jagapathi Babu, Vimala Raman, Ashish Vidyarthi, Rao Ramesh, Jeeva and others; Screenplaywriter-Director: P.A. Arun Prasad; Producer: Natti Kumar; Music Director: Sreelekha; Rating: **Jagapathi Babu-starer "Chattam" does not have ... Read more...

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Corey Haim’s last movie gets a wide release


March 9th, 2011 - 9:13 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Mar 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Corey Haim died untimely last year but that has not stopped the latest movie of the star from coming out.The last movie that Haim worked on ... Read more...

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‘Last Tango in Paris’ actress Maria Schneider dies aged 58


February 4th, 2011 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 4 (ANI): French actress Maria Schneider, best known for playing Marlon Brando's lover in 'Last Tango in Paris', has passed away in Paris after a long illness. She was 58.Schneider ... Read more...

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British-made movie ‘Slackistan’ banned in Pakistan


January 28th, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 28 (ANI): A British-made movie 'Slackistan' has been banned in Pakistan due to its content.The movie, which is about young people living in Islamabad, has been banned because of ... Read more...

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Team Hispania have high hopes with Karthikeyan


January 12th, 2011 - 8:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 12 (IANS) Formula One Hispania Racing Team (HRT) are confident of a turnaround in their fortunes this season with India's Narain Karthikeyan at the wheel.Team Principal Colin Kolles, who ... Read more...

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Turning 30!!!: A Journey Into The Woman’s Mind


January 11th, 2011 - 8:59 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
A low budget film produced by Prakash Jha and made by the debutant director and Jha’s longtime assistant Alankrita Srivastav. The film stars Gul Panag in the lead with Purab Kohli, ... Read more...

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Former Bond girl Gemma Arterton up for BAFTA Rising Star Award


January 11th, 2011 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 11 (ANI): Gemma Arterton, who appeared in 2008 Bond film 'Quantum of Solace', is up for this year's BAFTA Rising Star award.Film critic and Bafta member Mark Kermode said that ... Read more...

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Rogen amazed to manage $120 mn for ‘The Green Hornet’


January 10th, 2011 - 5:56 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 10 (IANS) Actor Seth Rogen, who is usually associated with low-budget comic movies, says he was amazed to have managed a huge $120 million budget for his upcoming film "The ... Read more...

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17th Star Screen Awards 2011 Is Back Again


January 7th, 2011 - 7:16 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
by popular choice. Katrina Kaif was voted as the best actress by popular choice. Vidya Balan made it as the best actress for her power packed performances in Ishqiya. The ... Read more...

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