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Ban Indian films, demands Pakistan daily

October 7th, 2011 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 7 (IANS) A leading Pakistani newspaper Friday sought a ban on Indian films, warning this was the only way to help the local cinema "develop and thrive". The ... Read more...

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Russell Brand wants to star in ‘Rock of Ages’

March 10th, 2011 - 8:42 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Mar 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Internet reports have linked actor Russell Brand to the upcoming movie ‘Rock of Ages.’ Tom Cruise and Julianne Hough have all been confirmed in the film’s ... Read more...

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Bengali cinema going for classy foreign locales

February 13th, 2011 - 1:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Pradipta Tapadar Kolkata, Feb 13 (IANS) Exotic tourist spots of Southeast Asian countries are fast turning into favourite shooting destinations for Bengali cinema, thanks to cheaper costs.Shooting on the alluring sea beaches ... Read more...

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‘Waiting for Superman’ documentary upsets parents no end

September 27th, 2010 - 8:43 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Sep 27 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Many movie directors seem to be interested in showing the American educational system on film with the release of Waiting for Superman on Friday, and three other ... Read more...

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Veteran Lyricist Gulzar Hospitalized

September 4th, 2010 - 11:29 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Veteran lyricist, poet and director Gulzar is not keeping well and has been hospitalized. He has been suffering from high fever since last two days and was diagnosed with malaria.Doctors have ... Read more...

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Iran stops film director from travelling to Berlinale

February 17th, 2010 - 7:08 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, Feb 17 (DPA) Iranian authorities have refused to give permission to one of the nation's leading leading movie directors to leave the nation to be an honorary guest at this year's ... Read more...

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Stylists have designs on Bollywood - as directors

December 20th, 2009 - 1:42 pm ICT by IANS
By Shilpa Raina New Delhi, Dec 20 (IANS) Ace stylists like Sabysachi Mukherjee and Manish Malhotra are eyeing Bollywood with plans to direct movies on romance, art and more. Though their numbers are ... Read more...

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Rahman to be felicitated by south Indian musicians’ union

February 25th, 2009 - 12:16 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Feb 25 (IANS) Over 1,500 members of the Cine Musicians' Union (CMU) here will be among the first to felicitate Oscar-winner A.R. Rahman upon his return to the country on March ... Read more...

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Movie directors deny celebrating Prabhakaran birthday

November 28th, 2008 - 4:52 pm ICT by IANS
Chennai, Nov 28 (IANS) Tamil film director Ameer said Friday that allegations that he and a friend hosted a party to celebrate Tamil Tigers chief Velupillai Prabhakaran's birthday were "baseless"."Both Seeman and ... Read more...

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