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‘The Expendables 2′ - a nostalgia reloaded (IANS Movie Review)


August 25th, 2012 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Director: Simon West; Actors: Sylvester Stallone, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Bruce Willis, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Chuck Norris, Jason Stratham, Jet Lee; Rating: **1/2Right at the end of "Expendables", in a shot that ... Read more...

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‘Qasam Se Qasam Se’ - a promise failed badly


June 16th, 2012 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Qasam Se Qasam Se"; Cast: Azim Rizvi, Faith Mehra, Rakhi Sawant, Ashwin Kaushal and Satish Kaushik; Director: Ashfaque Makrani; Rating: *It's not every day that you get to see ... Read more...

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Fans will love watching Kareena in ‘Agent Vinod’: Saif


March 21st, 2012 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, March 21 (IANS) Saif Ali Khan says audiences should not come to see a real life couple together on-screen, but two actors in a film. He feels that ... Read more...

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‘Jodi Breakers’ is fun all the way


February 25th, 2012 - 12:46 am ICT by IANS
Film: "Jodi Breakers"; Cast: R. Madhavan, Bipasha Basu, Dipannati Sharma, Milind Soman, Helen; Director: Ashwini Chowdhary; Rating: ***Just when you think you've seen them all, from the hit jodis ... Read more...

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New directors, new ideas power Bengali cinema’s resurgence


February 19th, 2012 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 19 (IANS) A potent mix of sleek production, inspiration from literary works, sex and high quality music are behind a resurgent commercial Bengali cinema, which is again giving ... Read more...

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Sanjay Dutt caught between two cop-roles


November 5th, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Nov 5 (IANS) Sanjay Dutt has played a cop many times over. But this time it's different. In both Ram Gopal Varma's "Department" and Anand Kumar's "Zilla Ghaziabad" ... Read more...

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A heavyweight surname helps: Chirag Paswan


November 1st, 2011 - 7:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 1 (IANS) Newcomer Chirag Paswan, son of politician Ram Vilas Paswan, admits his strong backing helped him in getting an easy entry into tinsel town, but ... Read more...

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‘Oosaravelli’: Watch at your own risk (Telugu Film review)


October 8th, 2011 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Oosaravelli"; Producer: B.S.V.N.Prasad; Direction: Surender Reddy; Camera: Rasool Ellore; Music: Devi Sree Prasad; Cast: Jr NTR, Tamannaah, Prakash Raj, Payal Ghosh, Thanikella Bharani and others; Rating: **1/2.When a big star ... Read more...

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Victor Banerjeee signs Indian-American director’s debut film


July 6th, 2011 - 5:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) Veteran actor Victor Banerjee will play an intense role in Indian-American Amit Kumar's directorial debut "Blemished Light", which will deal with discrimination that happens in ... Read more...

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Interesting roles dried up, they’re coming now: Deepti Naval (Interview)


May 20th, 2011 - 1:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 20 (IANS) She has lived a creative life every step of the way. Painting, photography and storytelling have kept Deepti Naval busy after good acting offers dried up. ... Read more...

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K.L. Saigal, a musician of the masses (With Image)


April 7th, 2011 - 9:34 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 7 (IANS) Some voices refuse to fade from memory. Legendary musician K.L. Saigal, the musician of the masses and the enduring face of "Devdas" on the Hindi ... Read more...

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Is ‘Mean Girls 2′ A Clichéd Version Of The Original?


January 24th, 2011 - 12:03 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
. The sequel has everything between drama and flashing of monetary power. But the core of the original, how to handle social problems analytically is missing in it.The story is based ... Read more...

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Steven Tyler Of Aerosmith Marks The Rocking Beginning Of “American Idol” Season 10


January 21st, 2011 - 8:14 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The main USP of "American Idol" Season 10, that has enhanced the ratings of the show this time is Steven Tyler, the front-man of Aerosmith. Sources ... Read more...

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‘Mirpakaya’ typical Ravi Teja movie, but enjoyable (Telugu Movie Review)


January 16th, 2011 - 5:26 pm ICT by IANS
By V.S. Rajapur Film: "Mirpakaya"; Cast: Ravi Teja, Richa Gangopadhyay, Deeksha Sethu, Prakash Raj, Sunil, Kota, Ajay, Brahmaji, Naga Babu, Chandra Mohan and others; Director: Harish Shankar; Producer: Ramesh Puppala; Music Director: ... Read more...

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Former “Baywatch” Diva Nicole Eggert Gains Weight


January 10th, 2011 - 8:40 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The "Baywatch" diva gains weight! Nicole Eggert, the former "Baywatch" and "Charles in Charge" star is seen to appear in a spoof video where she shows ... Read more...

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Amala Paul And Oviya: Who Will Beat Whom In Kollywood?


December 7th, 2010 - 12:32 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
December 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Cat-fights and running the race for being on the top is a common thing in the film industry. The trend is very popular in Bollywood and now it has ... Read more...

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Is Robert Pattinson Best Dressed Or Does He Stink, The Answer Is Here


November 18th, 2010 - 3:29 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
 The vampire has grabbed the Best Actor and Best Dressed celeb award in the 1st ever BBC Radio Teen Awards. While his fiery screen presence in ‘Eclipse’ or ‘New Moon’ or ... Read more...

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Rakta Charitra Gets More Audience Attention Over Other Friday Releases


October 26th, 2010 - 4:58 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 26, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Finally Ram Gopal  Verma and Vivek Oberoi have something to smile about! The director - actor duo were both working hard for a hit for quite ... Read more...

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Sean Connery Absent From Court


October 16th, 2010 - 7:05 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
October 16, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Sean Connery, the former 007 star, who’s enthralled audiences with his amazing screen presence as James Bond, was absent from court on Friday, the 15th ... Read more...

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‘Brindavanam’ - a good treat for family audience (Telugu Film Review)


October 16th, 2010 - 6:24 pm ICT by IANS
By V.S. Rajapur Film: "Brindavanam"; Producer: Dil Raju; Director: Vamshi Paidpalli; Music: Thaman; Camera: Chota K. Naidu; Cast: Junior NTR, Kajal Agarwal, Samantha Ruth Prabhu, Prakash Raj, Srihari, Singeetham Sreenivasa Rao, Brahmanandam, Venu ... Read more...

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‘X Factor’ Song Choices Thrills Viewers


October 10th, 2010 - 7:23 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri After much wait and anticipation, the veils were taken off the reality show named 'X Factor' and the opening Live show enthralled the viewers. The song selection of the ... Read more...

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Watch ‘Mahesh Khaleeja’ for Mahesh Babu’s charisma (Telugu Film Review)


October 9th, 2010 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
By V.S. Rajapur Film: "Mahesh Khaleeja"; Writer-Director: Trivikram Sreenivas; Cast: Mahesh Babu, Anushka, Prakash Raj, Brahmanandam, Sunil, Ali and Dharmavarapu Subramanyam; Music: Mani Sharma; Rating: **1/2Mahesh Babu's new film "Mahesh Khaleeja", ... Read more...

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Aishwarya looks smashing in ‘Robot’: Big B


October 5th, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan is quite impressed with his daughter-in-law Aishwarya Rai's looks in "Robot" and describes her on-screen presence as "smashing".Director Shankar's bilingual film - ... Read more...

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Argentinian Actress Romina Yan Passes Away


September 29th, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar, Sep 29, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Argentinian actress Romina Yan suddenly expired on Sep 29, due to an unpredictable cardiac attack due to a brain aneurysm. She was only 36 year old ... Read more...

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Movie review - Dabangg (2010) by Joginder Tuteja


September 11th, 2010 - 12:17 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Rating: ***1/2September 11, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):Issme action bhi hai, emotion bhi hai, romance bhi hai, drama bhi hai. Issme Salman Hai. Yeh 'Dabangg' Hai. That's right, before the first decade of ... Read more...

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Why does Jennifer Aniston get high-profile movies?


August 26th, 2010 - 12:27 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 26, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):This question must have plagued movie buffs at some point of time or the other, but seriously, why does Jennifer Aniston keep getting so many good roles? ... Read more...

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As ‘Fear Factor’ host Priyanka has taken on a man’s job: Anjana Sukhani


August 19th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 19 (IANS) Anjana Sukhani, who participated in the first season of "Fear Factor - Khatron Ke Khiladi", heaps lavish praise on Priyanka Chopra - the host of third ... Read more...

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Actress Patricia Neal Dies Aged 84


August 10th, 2010 - 7:34 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Aug 10, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Oscar-winning actress Patricia Neal breathed her last on Sunday at her home in Edgartown, Massachusetts, on Martha's Vineyard. The renowned actress, who was 84 at the ... Read more...

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Movie Review: Tere Bin Laden(2010)


July 19th, 2010 - 11:47 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
Starring: Ali Zafar,Pradhuman Singh, Sugandha Garg, Piyush MishraWritten & Directed by Abhishek SharmaRating: ** ½July 19, 2010 (Sampurn Wire):Hear this. A small-time Pakistani reporter dreams of a bite ... Read more...

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‘Tere Bin Laden’- high on wit, but doesn’t make the cut (IANS Film Review; Rating:** 1/2)


July 17th, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Film: "Tere Bin Laden"; Director: Abhishek Sharma; Cast: Ali Zafar, Pradhuman Singh, Sugandha Garg, Piyush Mishra; Rating: ** 1/2Hear this. A small-time Pakistani reporter dreams of a bite from ... Read more...

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HBO Airs Michael Mann’s “Public Enemies”


July 11th, 2010 - 7:12 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri New York, July 11, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Michael Mann's gangster thriller "Public Enemies" was aired on HBO on July 10. The movie casts Johnny Depp and Christian Bale in the lead ... Read more...

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Chocolate boy to desi Corleone, Kapoor scion grows up


June 10th, 2010 - 9:11 am ICT by IANS
By Robin Bansal New Delhi, June 10 (IANS) He is being dubbed as the true Kapoor scion post- "Raajneeti". After playing a chocolate boy, a spoilt brat and a salesman, Ranbir Kapoor ... Read more...

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Robert Pattinson Surprises Fans By Visiting Their House Unexpectedly


May 9th, 2010 - 6:57 pm ICT by GD
By Ranjan Bhaduri Nashville, May 9, (THAINDIAN NEWS) There are millions of Twilight fans who can go to any length for having their heart throb, the gorgeous and hunky Robert Pattinson in their ... Read more...

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Katrina Kaif the “only” choice for Farah Khan’s Tees Maar Khan


April 12th, 2010 - 4:09 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 10, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): It is confirmed that Bollywood star Katrina Kaif was the first and only choice for Tees Maar Khan.Reveals a source," The lead role in the film ... Read more...

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British filmmakers to scout for actors in India


April 12th, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
By Radhika Bhirani New Delhi, April 12 (IANS) After "Slumdog Millionaire" the makers of another British film are headed to India to look for new South Asian faces for their venture and ... Read more...

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