Begum Jaan: Is Bollywood trying too hard to jump on the feminist bandwagon?

Dialoguebaazi trumps clarity in this film, but it's heartening to see a mainstream movie make a statement about woman protagonists living on their own terms, never mind their profession......»»

Category: bollywoodSource: dnaindiaApr 21st, 2017

EXCLUSIVE: Vidya Balan: My body My rules.... tagline is true not just for Begum Jaan but for me too

Attach Main Entertaiment Image:  BegumJaanVidyaBalan.jpg If there is one actress who has lived her life on her own terms and is considered the torchbearer of women empowerment and the feminist wave in Bollywood,.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: pinkvillaApr 14th, 2017

After Priyanka Chopra and Deepika Padukone, Vidya Balan keen on doing a Hollywood film

Vidya Balan's upcoming Bollywood film Begum Jaan is up for an April 14, 2017 release... Vidya Balan is all set to return on the big screen with yet another hard hitting film, titled Begum Jaan. The film is up for an April 14, 2017 release. While.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: bollywoodlifeMar 9th, 2017

Hope I get to play the quintessential heroine: Gauahar

She has mostly done character roles in movies but actress Gauahar Khan hopes to play the classic Bollywood heroine soon.The actress is elated with the response that she received for her role as Rubina in the recently-released "Begum Jaan"."The respo.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: deccanheraldApr 21st, 2017

"Begum Jaan" fizzles at Box Office, collects 14.94 cr. in five days

has failed to impress the audiences with its hard-hitting story, as the movie has been seeing a decline in weekday?s box office collection......»»

Category: bollywoodSource: dnaindiaApr 19th, 2017

"Begum Jaan" earns Rs.3.94 crore

Taking criticisms headon filmmaker Srijit Mukherji recently said his debut Bollywood feature Begum Jaan has opened to Rs 394 crore as opposed to a lower industry expectation despite mixed reviews and releasing alongside the mammoth Hollywood franchis.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: indiaglitzApr 17th, 2017

Begum Jaan, Chameli, Mumtaz… on-screen prostitutes of Bollywood

A number of Bollywood actresses since the golden era have portrayed the role of a prostitute on the big screen......»»

Category: bollywoodSource: bollywoodmantraApr 16th, 2017

Movie Review: Begum Jaan

Quick take: Powerful ideas, inconsistent execution Continue reading ... Rating: 2.5 starsQuick take: Powerful ideas, inconsistent execution Begum Jaan has the sort of premise where you’d want to jump and celebrate the grit and determination of.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: filmfareApr 14th, 2017

Begum Jaan movie review: Vidya Balan"s fight to the finish makes for a compelling watch

Here's our review for the big Bollywood release this week, Vidya Balan-starrer Bagum Jaan......»»

Category: Source: indiatodayApr 14th, 2017

Begum Jaan Review | The Film Fails To Make An Impact With Its Story

Vidya Balan's bravado performance that is completely uninhibited and hard hitting The post Begum Jaan Review | The Film Fails To Make An Impact With Its Story appeared first on Koimoi. Rating: 2/5 Stars (Two and half stars) Star Cast: Vidya Bal.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: loimoiApr 14th, 2017

Before Vidya Balan, Kareena Kapoor, Madhuri Dixit and others floored us in sex worker roles

Bollywood actress Vidya Balan is set to entertain with another challenging role of a brothel's madam in her upcoming movie, Begum Jaan......»»

Category: bollywoodSource: ibtimesApr 13th, 2017

Begum Jaan Director Srijit Mukherji Not Afraid Of The Fate Of The Furious

Every film has its own destiny, says director Srijit Mukherji as he waits for the release of his first Hindi film Begum Jaan, a remake of his hard-hitting 2016 Bengali movie Rajkahini, which releases alongside the mammoth Hollywood franchise Fast & F.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: loimoiApr 13th, 2017

Begum Jaan review roundup: This is what Bollywood critics and celebrities have to say about Vidya Balan"s movie

Vidya Balan's movie Begum Jaan has received positive reviews from Bollywood critics and celebrities......»»

Category: bollywoodSource: ibtimesApr 13th, 2017

Before Begum Jaan"s Vidya Balan, Kareena Kapoor, Madhuri Dixit have nailed it in prostitute"s role on-screen

Bollywood actress Vidya Balan is set to entertain with another challenging role of a brothel's madam in her upcoming movie, Begum Jaan......»»

Category: bollywoodSource: ibtimesApr 13th, 2017

Bollywood Box Office Report Of The Week: 13th April 2017 - News

This week will witness the release of Mukesh Bhatt BEGUM JAAN, the award winning Konkona Sen Sharma............»»

Category: bollywoodSource: glamshamApr 13th, 2017

Lessons Kangana Ranaut needs to learn from "Begum Jaan" Vidya Balan if she wants to succeed in Bollywood

Vidya Balan outshined all the big male actors when she did The Dirty Picture and Kahaani. Similarly, Kangana Ranaut became the leading lady in Bollywood after Queen and Tanu Weds Manu Returns......»»

Category: bollywoodSource: ibtimesApr 12th, 2017

BEGUM JAAN, NAAM SHABANA & other inspiring female movie titles in Bollywood - News

There was an era wherein title of the films used to be based on the screen names of the female protagonists for instance...........»»

Category: bollywoodSource: glamshamApr 12th, 2017

Lessons Kangana Ranaut needs to learn from Begum Jaan Vidya Balan if she wants to succeed in Bollywood

Vidya Balan outshined all the big male actors when she did The Dirty Picture and Kahaani. Similarly, Kangana Ranaut became the leading lady in Bollywood after Queen and Tanu Weds Manu Returns......»»

Category: bollywoodSource: ibtimesApr 12th, 2017

When Begum Jaan Vidya Balan Met Begum Jaan Rituparna Sengupta

Rituparna Sengupta, who essayed Begum Jaan in Srijit Mukherji's Rajkahini, met and even posed sportingly with her Bollywood counterpart Vidya Balan The post When Begum Jaan Vidya Balan Met Begum Jaan Rituparna Sengupta appeared first on Koimoi......»»

Category: bollywoodSource: loimoiApr 11th, 2017

Begum Jaan actress Vidya Balan gears up to revive her career; but why did Bollywood"s great hope come unstuck?

Ahead of Begum Jaan's release, let us look at some of the reasons for Vidya Balan's box recent spate of office failures......»»

Category: bollywoodSource: ibtimesApr 11th, 2017

Photos: When Begum Jaan Vidya Balan met Rajkahini"s Rituparna Sengupta

Attach Main Entertaiment Image:  Vidya-Balan-Rituparna-Sengupta-Begum-Jaan1.jpg Vidya Balan's Begum Jaan is all set to release this week on April 14, 2017. From the hard-hitting trailer, dialogues to gut-wrenchin.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: pinkvillaApr 19th, 2017