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Nana ignores back pain, lifts Shreyas (Movie Snippets) (With Images)


August 15th, 2012 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) At 62, Nana Patekar has an undying spirit to give his best. The actor was suffering pain due to a back injury, but that didn't ... Read more...

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Filmmaking losing its iconic identity: Shekhar Kapur


August 1st, 2012 - 2:19 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 1 (IANS) Can you shoot a video on your phone? If yes, you're a filmmaker, says Shekhar Kapur, who feels technology has made filmmaking an easier form ... Read more...

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‘Use social meida to spread awareness about water conservation’


July 29th, 2012 - 6:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 29 (IANS) Filmmaker Shekhar Kapur, who is making a film on water scarcity with Hrithik Roshan in the lead, feels one awareness about the issue can ... Read more...

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Films have become marketing product: Shekhar Kapur


July 27th, 2012 - 4:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 27 (IANS) Filmmaker Shekhar Kapur is upset how marketing and box-office performance of a film are becoming the parameters of success rather than the film itself."It's sad that ... Read more...

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Shekhar Kapur not replacing Hrithik with Ranbir


July 17th, 2012 - 3:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 17 (IANS) Shekhar Kapur is surprised that his casual meeting with Ranbir Kapoor has sparked speculation that the actor will replace Hrithik Roshan in the filmmaker's ... Read more...

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Shirish Kunder praises Andrew Garfield (Movie Snippets)


July 2nd, 2012 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 2 (IANS) Filmmaker Shirish Kunder praises Andrew Garfield, who has replaced Tobey Maguire as Spiderman, saying he fits the bill in "The Amazing Spider-Man"."Andrew Garfield is definitely ... Read more...

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Can’t think ‘Mr.India 2′ without Amrish Puri: Shekhar Kapur (Movie Snippets)


June 23rd, 2012 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 23 (IANS) Remembering Bollywood's 'Mogambo' Amrish Puri on his 80th birth anniversary, acclaimed filmmaker Shekhar Kapur says he can't think of a sequel to "Mr.India" without the actor."Amrish ... Read more...

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‘English Vinglish’ written with Sridevi in mind: R.Balki


June 5th, 2012 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 5 (IANS) Actress Sridevi's comeback film "English Vinglish" was written with only her in mind, says producer R. Balki, whose wife Gauri Shinde has directed the movie."'English Vinglish' ... Read more...

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Sharman learns to toss egg omelette (Movie Snippets)


May 25th, 2012 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 25 (IANS) Actors often undertake diction lessons and special workshops to perfect their characters, but Sharman Joshi, who plays a single parent to a 10-year-old child in his ... Read more...

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Salim Khan likes ‘Vicky Donor’, gives his Filmfare trophy to Sircar


April 25th, 2012 - 9:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 25 (IANS) Director Shoojit Sircar, who is elated with the success of "Vicky Donor", has another reason to celebrate. Veteran Scriptwriter Salim Khan liked his film ... Read more...

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Indian film industry has withstood Hollywood storm: Javed Akhtar


April 25th, 2012 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 25 (IANS) Writer-lyricist Javed Akhtar, who has been part of the Indian film industry for more than four decades, says so far only Bollywood has not suffered at ... Read more...

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Khamkar retains Mr India title


April 21st, 2012 - 9:49 pm ICT by IANS
Pune, April 21 (IANS) Suhas Khamkar retained the Mr India title in the senior national body building championship here Saturday. For Khamkar, it was his third consecutive Mr India title. ... Read more...

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Bollywood more professional, but sans soul: Annu Kapoor


April 17th, 2012 - 2:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 17 (IANS) Annu Kapoor, who has dedicated over three decades of his life to showbiz, feels the Hindi film industry has become more professional over time, but ... Read more...

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Glorify film characters not Annu Kapoor’s style!


April 6th, 2012 - 6:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 6 (IANS) Actors generally love to talk about their character in the movies, but actor Annu Kapoor refrains from such activities. "Why glorify what you do in ... Read more...

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British model to woo Ravi Kissen in red sari (With Image)


March 30th, 2012 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 30 (IANS) British model Hazel is all set to woo Bhojpuri star Ravi Kissen in her traditional avatar in the movie "Jeena Hai Toh Thok Daal".The model, ... Read more...

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Mumbai film industry most hardworking: Sharat Saxena


March 19th, 2012 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) Well-known character actor Sharat Saxena, last seen in "Bodyguard" as Salman Khan's boss, says the Hindi film industry is the most hardwroking in a ... Read more...

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Shekhar Kapur wishes for Mr. India in cricket team


February 26th, 2012 - 6:23 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 26 (IANS) Internationally acclaimed filmmaker Shekhar Kapur was upset with the Indian cricket team's performance against Australia in Sydney Sunday and felt a Mr. India could have turned ... Read more...

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World realising importance of Indian audiences: Anil Kapoor


December 5th, 2011 - 5:50 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 5 (IANS) Actor Anil Kapoor, who plays an Indian business tycoon in "Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol", believes that the international film fraternity is gradually realising the importance ... Read more...

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Cinema now just a product: Shekhar Kapur


December 5th, 2011 - 3:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) Acclaimed filmmaker Shekhar Kapur hasn't directed a Hindi film since "Bandit Queen" in 1994, and he blames the increased focus on marketing cinema as a ... Read more...

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Young filmmakers should think internationally: Satish Kaushik


November 13th, 2011 - 8:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANS) Filmmaker Satish Kaushik is delighted that Indian cinema has expanded globally and advises young filmmakers to think internationally to tap bigger audiences."The world has become ... Read more...

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Shreyas shoots for item number with Chitrangada (Movie Snippets)


November 13th, 2011 - 2:41 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 13 (IANS) Actor Shreyas Talpade is excited about shooting for an item song with actress Chitrangada Singh in their new film "Joker"."Shooting tonight for 'Joker'...rapchik item ... Read more...

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Children’s films: Bollywood wakes up from its slumber (Nov 14 is Children’s Day)


November 12th, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) Once upon a time, films catering to children remained in the precincts of parallel and serious cinema in Bollywood. Over the years, the genre ... Read more...

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‘Tere Naam 2′ script will be ready soon: Satish Kaushik (Movie Snippets)


September 21st, 2011 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 21 (IANS) Actor-filmmaker Satish Kaushik says the script of the sequel to his 2003 Salman Khan-starrer hit movie "Tere Naam" will be locked soon."Already working on ... Read more...

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I’ll be co-producing all my own films with Sahara: Boney Kapoor


July 22nd, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 22 (IANS) Producer Boney Kapoor, who has joined the Sahara group of companies as a member of the board of directors, says that he will collaborate with the ... Read more...

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Normal for passion films like ‘Paani’ to take time: Shekhar Kapur


July 12th, 2011 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 12 (IANS) Internationally acclaimed filmmaker Shekhar Kapur, whose ambitious project "Paani" has been in the making for many years now, says it's easier to make sequels to ... Read more...

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Where’s Anil Kapoor in ‘Mission Impossible 4′ trailer, ask fans


July 1st, 2011 - 4:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) A lot has been written about Anil Kapoor's presence in one of the biggest Hollywood franchises, "Mission Impossible 4", but the his absence from ... Read more...

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SRK takes cue from Alfred Hitchcock for ‘RA.One’


June 2nd, 2011 - 12:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) "The more successful the villain, the more successful the picture" - it is these words by acclaimed filmmaker Alfred Hitchcock that inspired superstar Shah ... Read more...

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Movies, business, fitness, feminism on bookshelf (IANS Books This Week)


June 2nd, 2011 - 11:05 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) One of the best ways to chill out in summer is with a book and here is a pile that provokes and excites:1. "Flashback: My ... Read more...

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Hrithik perfects himself for TV role (Movie Snippets)


May 23rd, 2011 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 23 (IANS) Bollywood star Hrithik Roshan, who is set to judge dance reality show "Just Dance", is busy preparing himself by watching audition tapes over and ... Read more...

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Vijender Singh to enter ‘Roadies’ (TV Snippets)


April 13th, 2011 - 6:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) Boxing champion Vijender Singh is set to pack a deadly punch as he enters MTV Hero Honda "Roadies" this week.The task for this week gets ... Read more...

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Bob Christo played the quintessential Bollywood baddy (Obituary)


March 21st, 2011 - 7:08 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore/New Delhi, March 21 (IANS) You "hated" him but couldn't ignore him. Henchman, goon, fighter, gambler, bandit, hitman, gangster: Australian-born Bob Christo, who died Sunday, played all this and ... Read more...

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Veteran Bollywood actor Bob Christo passes away


March 21st, 2011 - 2:16 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Mar. 21 (ANI): Veteran Bollywood actor Bob Christo, who essayed the role of a villain in films of the eighties and nineties, passed away here on Sunday afternoon. He was ... Read more...

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Shekhar Kapur denies turning down Cruz’s offer


March 6th, 2011 - 3:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 6 (IANS) Indian filmmaker Shekhar Kapur, who made his mark in Hollywood with "Elizabeth", is surprised at the reports claiming that he refused to helm Spanish actress ... Read more...

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Sangram Singh of Maharashtra crowned Mr. India


February 21st, 2011 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Feb 21 (IANS) Sangram Singh of Pune bagged the 'Mr. India' title at the Bodybuilding Championship 2011 here.A total of 250 bodybuilders participated in the qualifying rounds held across the country, ... Read more...

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Aryan Vaid fights with wife in ‘Love Lock-Up’


February 16th, 2011 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) After Krushna Abhishek and Kashmera Shah, the next celebrity couple to enter the UTV Bindass' "Love Lockup" is model-turned-actor Aryan Vaid and his American wife Alexandra to ... Read more...

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