villains

‘Shiva’ - an ordinary affair (Kannada Movie Review)


August 25th, 2012 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Shiva"; Producer: K.P.Srikanth, Kantharaj; Director: Om Prakash Rao; Cast: Shivarajkumar, Ragini, Ravishankar, Ravi Kale, Rangayana Raghu, Gurudatt, Shobharaj, Bullet Prakash; Music: Guru Kiran; Camera: Sathya Hegde; Rating: **Director Om Prakash ... Read more...

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TV show ‘CID’ could soon be a film


May 30th, 2012 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 30 (IANS) Indian television's longest running detective show "CID" might soon be a film, says producer B.P. Singh, promising more action, a unique storyline and different styling with ... Read more...

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Mexican actress prefers characters who take a stand


April 20th, 2012 - 10:53 am ICT by IANS
Miami, April 20 (IANS/EFE) Mexico's Ana Brenda Contreras says the character she plays in a TV series is the strongest of her career so far.The 26-year-old actress portrays protagonist Ana ... Read more...

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Bollywood now more professional, but impersonal: Anupam Kher (Interview)


April 11th, 2012 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 11 (IANS) He has been part of the film industry for almost three decades. Veteran actor Anupam Kher says that there was a lot of togetherness ... Read more...

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Philip Madoc dies at the age of 77 years


March 6th, 2012 - 12:40 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Mar 5 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Actor Philip Madoc has passed away at the age of 77 years. The Welsh actor reportedly passed away after a short illness. His agent told the Associated ... Read more...

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‘Contraband’-predictable fun while it lasts


January 28th, 2012 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Contraband"; Actors: Mark Wahlberg, Giovanni Ribisi, Kate Beckinsale; Director: Baltasar Kormakur; Rating: ***There are films made on predictable scripts. Yet their execution often raises their quality a few notches and ... Read more...

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‘Nandeeswarudu’ - extremely violent, bad remake (Telugu Movie Review)


January 22nd, 2012 - 5:20 pm ICT by IANS
Producer: Kota Gangadhar; Cast: Cast: Taraka Ratna, Sheena, Jagapathi Babu, Suman, Seetha, Ajay, Rajeev Kanakala; Director: Anji Sreenu; Music: Parthasarathy, Rating: *1/2Ratna's new film "Nandeeswarudu" is a bad remake of Kannada ... Read more...

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BJP should have acted wisely, responsibly: Khurshid


December 30th, 2011 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 30 (IANS) Accusing the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of acting arrogantly during the debate in the Rajya Sabha on the Lokpal bill a day earlier, Law ... Read more...

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It’s one of the greatest highs to play a villain: SRK


December 19th, 2011 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 19 (IANS) Shah Rukh Khan, who played anti-hero in the beginning of his career, returns in a negative role in his forthcoming movie "Don 2: The King ... Read more...

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There are no villains: Manoj Bajpayee


December 9th, 2011 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Dec 9 (IANS) Actor Manoj Bajpayee, known for his versatility, has portrayed a character inspired by myhtological demon king Raavan in his next film "Lanka". But he says he ... Read more...

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Heartbreak at Eden as Sachin misses elusive 100th ton


November 14th, 2011 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 14 (IANS) West Indies players Devendra Bishoo and Marlon Samuels Monday turned villains for the Eden Gardens crowd which had begun to swell hoping Indian little master ... Read more...

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Film villains mirror socio-political scene: Rakeysh Mehra


September 26th, 2011 - 4:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 26 (IANS) Filmmaker and scriptwriter Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra of "Rang De Basanti" fame says the history of Indian cinema shows villains were the greatest mirrors of ... Read more...

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Emma Stone prefers spiderman over other super heroes


August 1st, 2011 - 7:46 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 1 (IANS) American actress Emma Stone prefers the 'boy next door' image of Spiderman over other super heroes like batman and Superman.Stone, who will play Peter Parker's love ... Read more...

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When Indian team turned from villains to heroes


July 31st, 2011 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
Nottingham, July 31 (IANS) They were the villains of the piece on a day of high drama and suspense Sunday, but within minutes the Indian team and captain Mahendra Singh ... Read more...

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Big B on playing ‘Bbuddah…’ and becoming a granddad


June 26th, 2011 - 10:58 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 26 (IANS) Set to become a grandfather soon, Amitabh Bachchan says it was wonderful to enact a flamboyant character in "Bbuddah...Hoga Tera Baap" at this stage in ... Read more...

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Villain roles require less acting: Liz Hurley


April 18th, 2011 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
Wellington, April 18 (ANI): Elizabeth Hurley, who plays a bad character in the new 'Wonder Woman' TV series, has said that "less acting is required" when she plays the villain.The actress-turned-fashion designer ... Read more...

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Iran building ‘anti-terror’ fence on Pakistan border


April 15th, 2011 - 9:57 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Iran is building a fence on its border with Pakistan to keep out terrorists, Defence Minister Ahmad Vahidi has said.The barrier is being built on ... Read more...

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Director Rajashekhar’s ‘Shravana’ a let down (Kannada Movie Review)


March 13th, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
Film: "Shravana"; Cast: Vijaya Raghavendra, Gayathri Iyer, Bhuvan, Sandeep, Bank Janardhan, Chidanand and others; Director: B.S. Rajashekhar; Producer: Rto Shivanna; Camera: K.Vasudev; Music Director: Karthick Bhoopathy; Rating: *Vijaya Raghavendra starrer "Shravana" ... Read more...

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Publishers have right to protect their territory (Comment)


March 11th, 2011 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
The proposed copyright amendment bill, 2010, contains a proviso stating that "a copy of a work published in any country outside India with the permission of the author of the work ... Read more...

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TDP Telangana legislators back million march


March 8th, 2011 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, March 8 (IANS) Telangana leaders of the opposition Telugu Desam Party (TDP) Tuesday declared their support to the million march to Hyderabad on March 10 to demand a ... Read more...

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Fans treatment of Clarke ‘un-Australian’: Hogg


January 31st, 2011 - 12:40 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 31 (ANI): Former Australian cricketer Rodney Hogg has termed the fans who booed stand-in captain Michael Clarke as "un-Australian".Clarke's was welcomed to a smattering of applause; punctuated with derisive ... Read more...

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Robin Williams in ‘Dark Knight Rises’


January 31st, 2011 - 12:34 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 30 (IANS) Actor Robin Williams is likely to play Batman nemesis Hugo Strange in "Dark Knight Rises".Strange is one of Batman's first recurring villains in the comic books. He ... Read more...

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“Archer” Season 2 Premieres On FX Network


January 28th, 2011 - 8:11 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 28, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Ever since the popular animated show of FX network, "Archer" went off air, after its season one, that concluded on March 18, 2010, people have been ... Read more...

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Garfield expected ‘The Social Network’ to be dull


January 24th, 2011 - 12:55 am ICT by IANS
London, Jan 23 (IANS) "The Social Network" actor Andrew Garfield has admitted he didn't think the film would be very exciting until he read the script.The 27-year-old who portrays ousted Facebook ... Read more...

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Andrew Garfield didn’t expect ‘The Social Network’ to be exciting at first


January 23rd, 2011 - 4:21 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 23 (ANI): 'The Social Network' star Andrew Garfield has admitted he didn't think it would be an exciting movie until he read the script.The 27-year-old actor, who plays the ... Read more...

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Two mn crimes go unreported every year in Britain


January 22nd, 2011 - 5:15 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 22 (IANS) Around two million offences in Britain every year are not even reported to police because people feel it is a "waste of time".Policemen also "screen out" half of ... Read more...

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Comic book superhero Captain America combats suicide in new issue


January 13th, 2011 - 6:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 13 (ANI): Comic book superhero Captain America has faced his biggest foe yet - suicide.The 11-page story, 'Captain America: A Little Help', published by Marvel Entertainment, has been written by ... Read more...

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Superman Is Now Virtual With Customized Super Heroes


January 12th, 2011 - 8:31 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Jan 12, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Sony Online Entertainment has recently launched DC Universe online, its very first MMO based video gaming, inspired from Superman Movie and several other DC comic characters. ... Read more...

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Toonpur Ka Superrhero Movie Review: An Unfunny Cartoon!


December 24th, 2010 - 7:31 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Film : Toonpur Ka SuperrheroDirector: Kireet KhuranaCast: Ajay Devgan, Kajol, TanujaRating: **1/2Expectations from the Ajay Devgan – Kajol starrer animation flick was high, but it failed to impress the masses ... Read more...

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Spiderman Falls 30 Feet Into Pit Below


December 22nd, 2010 - 1:04 am ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Dec 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) After already facing delays and extreme expenses, the Broadway production of 'Spiderman: Turn Off The Dark' has ran into another, very frightening setback, when the stunt actor playing ... Read more...

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Campbell Scott To Play Spider-Man’s Dad In 2012 Reboot


December 5th, 2010 - 12:27 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Dec 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The cast of Columbia Pictures' new "Spider-Man" movie has been unveiled. The cast has sparked news by roping in Campbell Scott to play Spider-Man alias ... Read more...

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I don’t identify with my ‘Break Ke Baad’ character: Deepika Padukone (Interview)


November 26th, 2010 - 8:46 am ICT by IANS
By Dibyojyoti Baksi Mumbai, Nov 26 (IANS) Deepika Padukone is very sensitive when it comes to relationships and so she couldn't connect to her character in the forthcoming film "Break Ke Baad". ... Read more...

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I always try to create interesting onscreen couples: Kunal Kohli


November 25th, 2010 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
By Dibyojyoti Baksi Mumbai, Nov 25 (IANS) Kunal Kohli says he roped in Imran Khan and Deepika Padukone for his first production venture "Break Ke Baad" because he believes in making interesting ... Read more...

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Anil Kapoor Turns Villain, Goes Bald For ‘Power’


November 25th, 2010 - 1:11 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
 The 50-year-old actor played the role of a ‘tapori’ in Tezaab and his character in Taal had a negative shade, but in Power we will see him turning into a complete ... Read more...

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‘Action Replayy’ - back to the future of Bollywood (IANS Movie Review)


November 5th, 2010 - 3:07 pm ICT by IANS
By Satyen K. Bordoloi Film: "Action Replayy"; Cast: Aishwarya Rai, Akshay Kumar, Aditya Roy Kapoor; Director: Vipul Amrutlal Shah; Rating: **Hollywood and Bollywood, despite similarities in their names, hardly have anything in ... Read more...

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