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Indo-Americans urge Ang Lee to handle ‘Life of Pi’ with cultural sensitivity


October 31st, 2010 - 4:14 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Oct 31 (ANI): After speculations since 2009, Oscar winner Ang Lee (Brokeback Mountain) has reportedly finally given the go ahead signal on film adaptation of Yann Martel's fantasy "Life of ... Read more...

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Mani Ratnam to get 2010 Filmmaker Award at Venice (with images)


May 26th, 2010 - 10:38 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, May 26 (IANS) Hailing Mani Ratnam as "one of the great innovators in contemporary Indian cinema", the Venice International Film Festival will honour the director of "Raavan" with ... Read more...

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Hindus concerned over usage of Karma loosely in Hollywood


February 22nd, 2010 - 6:04 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 22 (ANI): Hindus have expressed concern over the usage of Hindu terminology loosely in Hollywood.'Karma' is becoming highly popular in Hollywood and other entertainment industries. In 2009 alone, ... Read more...

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Hindi film nominated for Oscar


February 4th, 2010 - 4:57 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 4 (ANI): A Hindi film has been nominated for the Oscars."Kavi", directed-produced-written by Gregg Helvey (Overexposed), has been nominated in "Short Film" (Live Action) category of 82nd Academy Awards. ... Read more...

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Baz Luhrmann, A.R. Rahman thinking of working together


February 1st, 2010 - 12:13 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Feb 1 (ANI): Oscar nominated Australian film director-actor-producer-writer Baz Luhrmann's dream is to make a movie in India, according to reports.During his recent India trip, he reportedly had lunch ... Read more...

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David Lynch to shoot film about TM guru Maharishi Mahesh Yogi in India


November 18th, 2009 - 5:24 pm ICT by ANI
Nevada (US), Nov 18 (ANI): Oscar nominated David Lynch will make a film about Transcendental Meditation (TM) guru Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, according to reports.He will reportedly visit India next month in this ... Read more...

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Naomi Campbell’s first Bollywood venture attacked by Hindus


July 24th, 2009 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 24 (ANI): Supermodel Naomi Campbell's first Bollywood film Karma, Confessions and Holi opened with dreadful reviews in India with Hindus branding the film "undignified disaster" and an "unholy mess". ... Read more...

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Naomi Campbell’s first Bollywood venture proved a disaster


July 23rd, 2009 - 1:48 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Supermodel Naomi Campbell's first Bollywood venture "Karma, Confessions and Holi" bombed badly at the box office. Critics and others described it as, "lacks everything a good movie consists of", "undignified", "disaster", "unholy ... Read more...

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