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

How <em>Secret Superstar</em> beat <em>Star Wars</em> in China

There is talk about 'cultural connect' and the 'warmth of storytelling' in Indian films vis-a-vis the spectacle and scale that Hollywood specialises in......»»

Category: tvSource: rediffMar 21st, 2018

Rakul trying hard to regain lost craze, creates an app

Rakul has now come up with an app of her own. She said this app will help her connect directly with fans and fans can get direct information about her movies and photos through this app. Rakul has no films on her hand, at present. Though she is busy.....»»

Category: tollywoodSource: sifyMar 21st, 2018

Padmaavat co-producer and Viacom 18 Motion Pictures COO Ajit Andhare: If our audience don’t connect to the story, the film fails

Padmaavat co-producer doesn't believe budgets have anything to do with a film's outcome at the box office. The controversy faced by “Padmaavat” has not deterred banner Viacom18 Motion Pictures, its co-producers, from making films on.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: bollywoodlifeMar 7th, 2018

The rights to Ashwin Sanghiâs The Krishna Key bought by Eros

The book joins the list of several contemporary novels to be adapted into films Continue reading ... Eros International announced today that they have bought the rights to bestselling novel The Krishna Key written by Ashwin Sanghi. The book follows t.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: filmfareFeb 20th, 2018

Rakul Preet to romance Ajay Devgn in Luv Ranjan’s next

New Delhi, Rakul Preet, the actress known for her South India films, will next be... more » New Delhi, Rakul Preet, the actress known for her South India films, will next be seen romancing Ajay Devgn in Luv Ranjan’s next contemporary.....»»

Category: Source: centralchronicleJan 19th, 2018

‘Gang’ Reminded Me Of My Life Before Films : Suriya

Suriya is thrilled to have acted in a film like ‘Gang’, which, he says, helped him connect with his roots. Directed by Vignesh Shivan, the film has been produced by Gnanavel Raja and it’ll be released by UV Creations in Telugu. Appa.....»»

Category: tollywoodSource: 123teluguJan 8th, 2018

Hello Is A Major Milestone In Anup Rubens’ Career

Anup Rubens has finally joined the elite league of music directors in contemporary Telugu cinema who have 50 films to their credit. Interestingly, his upcoming film ‘Hello’ is the 50th film in his career. After starting his journey as a m.....»»

Category: tollywoodSource: 123teluguMar 1st, 2018

Salman Khan To Launch Manushi Chhillar In One Of His Films?

Manushi also said she loves to read books. She would like to work with Aamir Khan. The post Salman Khan To Launch Manushi Chhillar In One Of His Films? appeared first on Koimoi. The godfather of many, Salman Khan, might launch the Miss World Ma.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: loimoiNov 29th, 2017

Megastar Wishes Actress For Crossing A Milestone

Megastar Chiranjeevi wished actress Raai Laxmi for crossing a major milestone in her career. She is now one among the very few actresses in contemporary cinema to have acted in 50 films, and interestingly, her 50th film, Julie 2 will also mark her de.....»»

Category: tollywoodSource: 123teluguNov 22nd, 2017

John Abraham and Sanjay Dutt join Housefull 4

New actors join Housefull 4 cast. Housefull 4 books Diwali 2019 to take over box office and we are pretty sure the Trade can’t be happier. Such films always work on Diwali and after witnessing Golmaal Again‘s historic run, it won̵.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: bollywoodlifeOct 28th, 2017

Aamir Khan: When I say emotional connect in the films, I don"t mean crying

Attach Main Entertaiment Image:  AamirKhan -rying.jpg Aamir Khan's last outing Secret Superstar is high on emotional content. In the film, Zaira Wasim plays Insia, an aspiring singer, and a teenager who wants to.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: pinkvillaOct 27th, 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: filmfareJan 18th, 2018

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