Actor Vinod Khanna dies at 70 from cancer

Veteran Bollywood actor Vinod Khanna died on Thursday in a Mumbai hospital after a battle with cancer......»»

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Q&A: Saket Chaudhary on ‘Hindi Medium" and India"s education system

REUTERS - Filmmaker Saket Chaudhary, who has previously dealt with the funny side of romance and marriage, trains his comic lens on India's education system in his third film. The protagonist in "Hindi Medium" is a rich businessman whose daughter is.....»»

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Movie Review: Noor

Saba Imtiaz’s novel, “Karachi, You’re Killing Me!” is a breezy if superficial read - a Pakistani “Bridget Jones’s Diary” of sort that captures the misadventures of a blundering young journalist and her struggle to land the big story and.....»»

source: Reuterschannel: BollywoodApr 21st, 2017Related News

Movie Review: Maatr

Ashtar Sayed’s “Maatr” (Mother) is a regulation revenge thriller in which a school teacher sets out to avenge the rape and death of her teenage daughter......»»

source: Reuterschannel: BollywoodApr 21st, 2017Related News

Bollywood makes way for Hollywood releases in India

When “The Fate of the Furious” opened in India this month, the eighth installment of the blockbuster Hollywood franchise romped past the lone homegrown offering at the Easter weekend box office......»»

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Movie Review: Begum Jaan

REUTERS - Srijit Mukherji’s “Begum Jaan” is a Hindi remake of his earlier Bengali film “Rajkahini”, about a stubborn brothel keeper caught in the tumultuous aftermath of the partition of India in 1947. Vidya Balan plays the eponymous protag.....»»

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Q&A: Director Rajamouli on the making of "Baahubali"

Ask anyone associated with the “Baahubali” franchise why they chose to work on the film, and their answer is likely to be “because of S. S. Rajamouli.”.....»»

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India"s biggest film franchise "Baahubali 2" hot on Hollywood"s heels

HYDERABAD, India (Reuters) - Dozens of animators work into the night in India's southern city of Hyderabad, fuelled by caffeine and huddled over computer screens in a darkened studio to put the finishing touches on India's biggest and most ambitious.....»»

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Movie Review: Mukti Bhawan

REUTERS - In Shubhashish Bhutiani’s “Mukti Bhawan” (titled "Hotel Salvation" in English), death is a “prakriya” (process) that must be carried out like a transaction. Most of the characters in the film wait for the end - their own or their.....»»

source: Reuterschannel: BollywoodApr 7th, 2017Related News

Regional cinema overshadows Bollywood again at National Film Awards

Mumbai (Reuters) - A film about a young man suffering from depression and the good Samaritans who help him won the top honour at India’s National Film Awards on Friday......»»

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Movie Review: "Mukti Bhawan"

REUTERS - In Shubhashish Bhutiani’s “Mukti Bhawan” (titled "Hotel Salvation" in English), death is a “prakriya” (process) that must be carried out like a transaction. Most of the characters in the film wait for the end - their own or their.....»»

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Movie Review: Naam Shabana

REUTERS - If Shivam Nair's "Naam Shabana" is to be believed, India's top intelligence agency is more diligent about its recruitment process than it is about actually catching enemies of the state. Shabana (Taapsee Pannu) is tracked by "The Agency" fr.....»»

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Q&A: Shubhashish Bhutiani on ‘Mukti Bhawan’ and the funny side of waiting for death

Of the many things Varanasi is known for, so-called salvation homes that cater to the terminally ill best exemplify Hinduism’s holiest city. Drawing from the belief that people who die there allow their soul to escape a cycle of death and rebirth,.....»»

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Movie Review: Phillauri

Anshai Lal's "Phillauri" could have been two films, except for the ghost that glides in and out of the two stories. Tree-dwelling spirit Shashi (Anushka Sharma) -- dead for nearly 100 years -- finds herself in the middle of a big, fat Indian wedding......»»

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Movie Review - Trapped

REUTERS - The apartment in Vikramaditya Motwane’s “Trapped” is sparsely furnished. When the film’s protagonist, Shaurya (Rajkummar Rao), moves in on 12 hours’ notice, he brings his worldly belongings in a duffel bag, and finds just enough i.....»»

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Movie Review: Badrinath Ki Dulhaniya

REUTERS - The protagonist in Shashank Khaitan's "Badrinath ki Dulhaniya" is an unlikely hero and hard to like. Badrinath Bansal is a rich, spoilt brat who discovers he has a spine in the last five minutes of the film and stands up to his dictatorial.....»»

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Q&A: Vikramaditya Motwane on why Bollywood needs to take risks to make better films

Filmmaker Vikramaditya Motwane won accolades with his debut coming-of-age drama “Udaan” in 2010, and followed it up with period romance “Lootera” in 2013, which also got positive reviews. A cold email with the script for a thriller led to the.....»»

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Filmmaker Karan Johar becomes father to twins

Bollywood filmmaker Karan Johar said on Sunday that he has become a parent to twins via a surrogate......»»

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Bollywood"s latest villain: black money

REUTERS - A new Indian film that releases this Friday has a burly hero on a mission to destroy a dark evil. But instead of the usual corrupt politician or mafia don often seen in Bollywood, the villain is an elusive entity which is also being pursued.....»»

source: Reuterschannel: BollywoodMar 13th, 2017Related News

Movie Review: Commando 2 – The Black Money Trail

REUTERS - If there is one thing that exemplifies Deven Bhojani's sequel to the 2013 action film "Commando", it is the fleeting glimpse we get of a water bottle that the hero drinks, which is similar to the ones you find in corner shops. But in the mo.....»»

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