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British jail where prisoners enjoy adult DVDs

July 30th, 2012 - 6:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 30 (IANS) Movies that may simply be described as unsuitable for family viewing, for being amorous or too violent in nature, are being shown to inmates in a ... Read more...

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‘Aashiqui 2′ will be family film, promises Mahesh Bhatt

July 10th, 2012 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) The romance in "Aashiqui 2" will be "gentler" and the film will have a "U/A or U-certificate", says filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt, who has of late been ... Read more...

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Despite ‘Rakht Charitra 2′ debacle, Suriya ready to work with Varma

December 12th, 2010 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Dec 12 (IANS) Barely a week after the debacle of "Rakht Charitra", the indefatigable Ram Gopal Varma has decided to properly launch southern star Suriya with a ... Read more...

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‘Violent films, video games make teenagers aggressive’

October 19th, 2010 - 4:09 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 19 (IANS) Violent films and video games numb teenagers' brains, with repeated viewing making them less sensitive to aggression.Researchers say their brain scans are among the first hard physiological ... Read more...

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Violent TV or video games ‘promote aggressive behavior in teens’

October 19th, 2010 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 19 (ANI): A new research has shown that watching violent films, TV programmes or video games desensitises teenagers, blunts their emotional responses to aggression and potentially promotes aggressive attitudes and ... Read more...

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RGV: Rakta Charitra Will Be The Most Violent Film Ever

October 9th, 2010 - 1:06 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
October 9, 2010  (Sampurn Wire: Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma is going all gaga about his upcoming trilingual film Rakta Charitra, starring Vivek Oberoi in the lead role.RGV added that the film ... Read more...

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Smoking scenes to give film ‘A’ certificate

May 1st, 2010 - 4:49 am ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 30, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The Censor Board is speechless after a circular sent by the government announced that if a film features even a single smoking scene, it will land ... Read more...

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‘Baabarr’ is too violent to be entertaining (IANS Film Review; Rating **)

September 13th, 2009 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Film: "Baabarr"; Cast: Om Puri, Mithun Chakbraborty, Sushant Singh, Sohum Shah; Director: Ashu Trikha; Rating: **It's a brutal world out there. Welcome to the killing fields of Lucknow. ... Read more...

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I feel naked when people watch my movies: Tarantino

August 17th, 2009 - 10:11 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 17 (IANS) Hollywood director Quentin Tarantino says he feels naked when people watch his movies because the scripts of his movies are always "extremely personal". "If you know me and you ... Read more...

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Schwarzenegger films encourage violence among youngsters, says expert

March 25th, 2009 - 6:27 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 25 (ANI): The "hit first, ask questions later" attitude shown in Arnold Schwarzenegger''s movies is being aped by teenagers and feeding in to the knife crime epidemic, a leading ... Read more...

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Violent films making Indian teenagers aggressive: study

December 12th, 2008 - 10:47 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) Violent action films are making Indian teenagers more aggressive and some are even keeping weapons to satisfy their urge or to show off, says a new study ... Read more...

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Sir Roger Moore finds A View to a Kill too violent

November 25th, 2008 - 6:49 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Nov 25 (ANI): Former 007 Sir Roger Moore has admitted that he was not quite impressed by his last Bond franchise, because it was too violent.The 81-year-old actor starred as ... Read more...

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Increasing violence in Kannada films worries censor board

October 25th, 2008 - 10:44 am ICT by IANS
Bangalore, Oct 25 (IANS) An increase in the number of Kannada films glorifying violence is causing concern among censor board officials here who feel the continuing trend could lead to the downfall ... Read more...

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Violent films, TV shows diminish brains ability to control aggression

December 7th, 2007 - 3:43 pm ICT by admin
Washington, December 7 (ANI): Imaging brains to map any changes that may occur in the organ while watching violent television shows and films, neuroscientists have discovered that exposure to such productions can ... Read more...

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`Terminator’ Arnie gets tough with California’s gun lobby

November 14th, 2007 - 2:19 am ICT by admin

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