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US brewer sorry, says it’s renaming ‘Kali-Ma’ beer

May 15th, 2012 - 7:46 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 15 (IANS) A US brewer says it is "scrambling" to rename its new beer "Kali-ma", after the Hindu goddess Kali, following an outpouring of criticism from Hindus ... Read more...

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Ben Kingsley to act in film by Sri Lankan director

May 31st, 2011 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, May 31 (IANS) Oscar-winning actor Ben Kingsley would star in a movie made by Sri Lankan filmmaker Chandran Rutnam that would depict a terror attack on the capital ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka has best movie locales: journal

October 19th, 2010 - 2:15 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 19 (IANS) Sri Lanka has "great locations for filming", says The Location Guide, the film industry's bible for selectig movie and commercial production locales.The latest edition has a separate focus ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka woos Hollywood

September 19th, 2010 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 19 (IANS) With Tamil insurgents crushed after a quarter century of bloodshed, Sri Lanka is actively wooing Hollywood. "We are working to increase our visibility with producers and directors in Hollywood ... Read more...

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Vindu Bana Villain

November 23rd, 2009 - 2:30 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Who can ever forget the image of Shakaal, played by Kulbhushan Kharbanda stroking his baldhead, sitting in his swivel chair, surrounded by swimming sharks seen through the windows or Mola Ram, ... Read more...

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Nepal’s ‘Laurel-Hardy’ join protests against animal massacre

November 10th, 2009 - 4:15 pm ICT by IANS
By Sudeshna Sarkar Kathmandu, Nov 10 (IANS) Nepal's best-loved comedian duo, who have also become the voice of the fledgling republic's conscience, have joined the growing protests in Nepal against the horrific slaughter ... Read more...

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Harrison Ford to act in fifth ‘Indiana Jones’ movie?

September 15th, 2009 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 15 (IANS) It seems Hollywood actor Harrison Ford is not worried about his age. He is in talks to make a fifth "Indiana Jones" movie and plans to feature as ... Read more...

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Interesting Facts and Figures: Amrish Puri

April 28th, 2009 - 8:14 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Amrish Lal Puri (June 22, 1932 – January 12, 2005) was an iconic Indian actor who appeared primarily in negative roles in Hindi movies.His most remembered roles are Mogambo in ... Read more...

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‘Karzzz’ a kitschy homage to a far superior film (IANS Hindi Film Review - Rating: *1/2)

October 18th, 2008 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Karzzz"; Cast: Himesh Reshammiya, Urmila Matondkar, Danny Denzongpa, Gulshan Grover, Shweta Kumar, Dino Morea; Director: Satish Kaushik; Rating: * ½This is Indiana Jones and The Temple Of Dhoom. Creating dhoom in ... Read more...

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Batman Begins voted Best Prequel Of All Time

July 25th, 2008 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 25 (ANI): Batman Begins has been named as the Best Prequel Ever in the new poll.In a poll by cinema booking site Screenrush.co.uk, Christopher Nolan''s 2005 hit has ... Read more...

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Spielberg spread bugs in Britain for Indiana Jones

June 16th, 2008 - 1:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 16 (IANS) Hollywood director Steven Spielberg says he is responsible for the insects in the neighbourhood of Elstree Studios in Hertfordshire, Britain because they got there when he was filming ... Read more...

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Steven Spielberg refused to revive Indiana Jones for a fourth movie

May 17th, 2008 - 5:46 pm ICT by admin
Washington , May 17 (ANI): Ace director Steven Spielberg did not want to start a fourth Indiana Jones flick, as he believed that his ending to the Raiders Of The Lost ... Read more...

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Indiana Jones: A double dose of nostalgia

May 16th, 2008 - 10:05 am ICT by admin
By Andy Goldberg Los Angeles, May 16 (DPA) In the world of Indiana Jones, things may have been tough, but at least they were simple. The good guys were good, and the bad ... Read more...

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I’m not too old to play Indiana Jones: Ford

April 19th, 2008 - 1:29 pm ICT by admin
London, April 19 (IANS) Hollywood star Harrison Ford is rebuffing critics' claims that he is too old to play the adventurous archaeologist Indiana Jones in the upcoming film "Indiana Jones and the ... Read more...

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Manchester United medics once patched up Harrison Ford

March 27th, 2008 - 2:42 pm ICT by admin
London, Mar 27 (ANI): Manchester United medics are used to fixing up injuries of players such as Wayne Rooney and Cristiano Ronaldo. However, they once came to the rescue of a ... Read more...

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