The contemporary connect of books and films

While classics will always be in demand, filmmakers are increasingly looking at today's stories for movie adaptations.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: dnaindiaAug 12th, 2017

Q&A: Devashish Makhija on "Ajji" and urban privilege

Former journalist Devashish Makhija makes short films, writes children’s books and has written the script for several movies. His latest full-length feature, “Ajji” (Grandmother), is the dark tale of an old woman who sets out to avenge the rape.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: reutersOct 18th, 2017

2019: Bollywood books release dates in advance

Ajay Devgn who has around a dozen films in hand, decides to release one on the same date. Mind boggling isn't it?.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: dnaindiaOct 14th, 2017

Lucknow Central movie review: Farhan Akhtar’s band-drama fails to hit the right notes

We certainly need more such stories but yes, they need to be told better too Films that are based on real-life stories have a better connect with the audience. Farhan Akhtar’s Lucknow Central promises to be an account of a real-life story w.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: bollywoodlifeSep 14th, 2017

Priyanka Chopra"s secret "passion project"

Besides the five Indian films that are playing at the Toronto International Film Festival this year -- a rather large collection at an international film festival, says Aseem Chhabra -- there are more films with an Indian connect......»»

Category: bollywoodSource: rediffSep 12th, 2017

The contemporary connect: From Saif Ali Khan"s "Sacred Games" to Alia Bhatt"s "Calling Sehmat" adaptation

While classics will always be in demand, filmmakers are increasingly looking at today's stories for movie adaptations......»»

Category: bollywoodSource: dnaindiaAug 13th, 2017

This is the thing Shah Rukh Khan and Imtiaz Ali were worried about

Imtiaz Ali and Shah Rukh Khan have the same goal Continue reading ... Imtiaz Ali’s is known for his intense films that connect to the audience. But this is the first time that Imitaz is to collaborate with superstar Shah Rukh Khan and the fil.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: filmfareJul 31st, 2017

Guess who? This actress had a big showdown with her international agents as she"s not getting big Hollywood offers

Her first film was a big dud, while her contemporary, or biggest competition, has been making waves and has signed two films......»»

Category: bollywoodSource: dnaindiaJul 27th, 2017

After Toilet: Ek Prem Katha, Bhumi Hopes To Do More Content Driven Films

The actress says the movies now have an instant connect with the audience. The post After Toilet: Ek Prem Katha, Bhumi Hopes To Do More Content Driven Films appeared first on Koimoi. Actress Bhumi Pednekar, who is gearing up for the release of h.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: loimoiSep 21st, 2017

Priyanka Chopra’s mother Madhu Chopra on Rabindranath tagore kiss controversy in their film: We haven’t created this story, there are books on the subject

Priyanka Chopra's maiden Bengali production venture in trouble... Priyanka Chopra turned producer with a twist as instead of producing a Hindi film, she chose to back regional films. After producing films in Bhojpuri, Punjabi, Marathi and Sikki.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: bollywoodlifeJul 6th, 2017

Varun Dhawan: Proud to endorse Made in India through "Sui Dhaaga"

Actors Varun Dhawan and Anushka Sharma are joining hands for the first time in Yash Raj Films produced Sui Dhaaga Made in India a story of self reliance aimed to connect with every Indian Actors Varun Dhawan and Anushka Sharma are joining han.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: indiaglitzJul 22nd, 2017

Want to choreograph a song for Sanjay Bhansali: Shakti Mohan

Popular contemporary dancer Shakti Mohan says her dream is to choreograph songs featured in the films directed by National award winner Sanjay Leela Bhansali......»»

Category: bollywoodSource: dnaindiaJun 26th, 2017

Books that inspired films

Books that inspired films.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: msnindiaJun 18th, 2017

Mohit Suri: I Want To Keep The Emotional Quotient High In My Films

Mohit Suri: I consciously launch one new music person with my every film as they connect to today’s generation. The post Mohit Suri: I Want To Keep The Emotional Quotient High In My Films appeared first on Koimoi. The director of films like Aa.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: loimoiMay 18th, 2017

Arjun Kapoor: Never read a Chetan Bhagat book

Attach Main Entertaiment Image:  Arjun-Kapoor-And-Chetan-Bhagat.jpg Bollywood actor Arjun Kapoor has been a part of films based on author Chetan Bhagat's novels twice. But he says he never read the books and inst.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: pinkvillaMay 8th, 2017

Special Feature : Contemporary heroines who are having long career in films

Special Feature : Contemporary heroines who are having long career in films.....»»

Category: tollywoodSource: 123teluguMay 7th, 2017

Avatar sequels: James Cameron finally books dates for four films starting December 2020

Avatar sequels: James Cameron finally books dates for four films starting December 2020.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: screenindiaJun 6th, 2017

Politics no longer taboo in Bollywood films: Kabir Khan

Politics is no longer seen as a taboo in Hindi movies, holds director Kabir Khan, many of whose films deal with thorny, contemporary issues.The director of the upcoming film "Tubelight" stresses that it is important for him to give a societal context.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: deccanheraldApr 18th, 2017

Politics no longer taboo in Bollywood films: Kabir Khan

Politics is no longer seen as a taboo in Hindi movies, holds director Kabir Khan, many of whose films deal with thorny, contemporary issues......»»

Category: bollywoodSource: dnaindiaApr 18th, 2017

Nikhil Keshava Teaser Crosses The Mark

The hot blooded action thriller Keshava teaser released couple of days ago to overwhelming response. It clocked 1 Million views Nikhil Siddharth is selective of films. Unlike his contemporary heroes, Nikhil is picking different subject for each.....»»

Category: tollywoodSource: teluguoneMar 27th, 2017

Dulquer Salman"s new Tamil movie with a Vijay-Vikram connect

The leading young hero of Malayalam films Dulquer Salman has also given two hits in Tamil Vaai Moodi Pesavum and Mani Ratnams OK Kanmani The leading young hero of Malayalam films, Dulquer Salman has also given two hits in Tamil, 'Vaai.....»»

Category: kollywoodSource: indiaglitzMar 8th, 2017