Film (India)

Bollywood's take on Shakespeare is still one of the best adaptations out there

Dear filmmakers: If you're going to remake an old story, you better damn well do it right.<p>That isn't a targeted statement so much as a PSA (though it stings freshly of ABC's abominable <i>Dirty Dancing</i>), and a direct product of the fact that I was spoiled in 2006 by <i>Omkara</i>, an Indian film version of</i> …

Indian Cinema

Shabana Azmi showers words of praises on Shah Rukh Khan's daughter Suhana

Veteran actress Shabana Azmi has predicted that superstar Shah Rukh Khan's daughter, Suhana Khan, will be a "good" actor. The 66-year-old actress …

Bollywood

Katrina has an interesting name for Salman's nephews as she works out with them

<b>Mumbai:</b> After a period of lull, Katrina Kaif is back, and back with a bang!<p>The actress has bounced back in style from the twin failures of ‘Fitoor’ …

Bollywood

Irshad Kamil talks about his work as a lyricist in films such as Dear Maya and Sultan

The lyricist has two back-to-back releases, ‘Sachin: A Billion Dreams’ and ‘Dear Maya’, after his solo project ‘Sultan’ in 2016.<p>Lyricist Irshad Kamil …

Bollywood

Why they don't make actors like Rajinikanth and Kamal Hassan anymore

1960. A 4-year boy-wonder overtook the lead actors in a black and white film, resulting in a runaway super-hit, <i>Kalathur Kannamma</i>.<p>1975. A cameo …

Bollywood

a collection of live performance documents of ustad ali akbar khan

Because my devotion to Indian Classical music is well expressed, and I own a reasonably sprawling collection of these sounds, I am often asked by …

Bollywood

'Dangal' Overtakes 'Baahubali 2' While Sachin Tendulkar Biopic Wins The Duel With 'Pirates 5'

Aamir Khan’s <i>Dangal</i> raced past <i>Baahubali: The Conclusion</i> on Sunday to rank as the highest-earning Indian release of all time worldwide.<p>The true-life sports drama directed by Nitesh Tiwari seized the crown from SS Rajamouli’s action drama fantasy thanks to a phenomenal run in China, where <i>Baahubali 2</i> …

Bollywood

THIS picture of Aishwarya Rai Bachchan's mother's birthday has gone VIRAL!

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan's mother Vrinda Rai turned a year older on May 23 and she returned home from Cannes just in time to celebrate her mother's …

Bollywood

Godha movie review: A Malayalam Dangal filled with warmth but lacking muscle

A village playground in Kerala was director Ranjan Pramod’s playing field in the sweetly evocative Rakshadhikari Baiju Oppu released this April. The …

Bollywood

WHOAA!! Amitabh Bachchan now has 27 million Twitter followers!

Bollywood's superstar Amitabh Bachchan has now joined the list of A-listers who have crossed the 27-million-followers' mark on Twitter. The elated …

Bollywood

Would love to do more Indian films: Shenaz Treasury

Shenaz Treasury, whose last major Bollywood outing was Delhi Belly in 2011, says she would love to do more Indian films.<p>Shenaz, fondly remembered as …

Bollywood

WATCH: Guess what Priyanka Chopra HATES while she's on a plane?

Priyanka Chopra appeared on James Corden's talk show, The Late Late Show With James Corden sometime back, to promote her Hollywood debut movie …

Bollywood

Launching new faces to FEAR of flying: 8 Revelations Karan Johar made in his birthday Facebook live!

Karan Johar celebrated his 45th birthday on May 25 in many ways, including a lavish birthday party with around 180 people invited and his very first …

Bollywood

Indian talent continues to be approached for Pakistani TV, films

Kareena Kapoor is the face of designer Faraz Manan lawn in Pakistan<br>Nawazuddin Siddiqui's recent appearance on Pakistan television, in a series of …

Bollywood

Cannes 2017: Sonam Kapoor slams website for 'fake' story on cold war with Deepika Padukone

<i>Cannes 2017: Sonam Kapoor slams website for 'fake' story on cold war with Deepika Padukone</i><p>At the Cannes Film Festival 2017, Sonam Kapoor, Aishwarya …

Bollywood

Nach Baliye 8: Dipika-Shoaib get lowest scores in Episode 15

After all the <i>Nach Baliye 8</i> contestants danced to '<i>Tukur Tukur'</i>, the episode with the ‘<i>Kabab mein haddi</i>’ or '<i>Teen ka tadka</i>' theme began with a …

Bollywood

Poll: Will Priyanka Chopra's 'Baywatch' do BETTER business than Deepika Padukone's 'xXx3'? Vote NOW!

Priyanka Chopra and Deepika Padukone have always been pitted against each other, especially since both these B-Town beauties are trying to set their …

Bollywood

SPOTTED: Hrithik Roshan goes for a movie with ex wife Sussanne and kids, check pic

Hrithik Roshan took his ex-wife Sussanne Khan and sons out for a movie at PVR Juhu in Mumbai last night. It has been three years since their divorce …

Bollywood

Sarabhai Vs Sarabhai Take 2' to 'Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon 3: It's the season of sequels

World over shows run in seasons, but here the concept is still alien, at least for fiction shows. There are exceptions like 24, but it’s adapted from …

Bollywood

Sushant Singh Rajput: What reason can I give myself to be arrogant?

<b>Sushant Singh Rajput</b><p>After a successful stint on television, Sushant Singh Rajput made a smooth transition to films with the 2013 hit Kai Po Che! A …

Bollywood

A short history of Tamil cinema’s fascination with Burma

Rajkumar Periasamy’s ‘Rangoon’ is the latest movie to explore the links between the southern city and its Eastern counterpart.<p>Burma is now Myanmar, …

Tamil Cinema

How Box Office Numbers For Biggest Hit in Bollywood Changed Over Last 20 Years

Indian film industry has always operated on collection figures but a movie is considered a hit only if it is able to make certain numbers.While …

Bollywood

Kaala: Meet Vinci Raj, the designer behind Rajinikanth's next film posters

When I called Vinci Raj, the designer who made the first two posters of Rajinikanth's <i>Kaala</i> that were released on Thursday evening, he was travelling …

Bollywood

This is how Shah Rukh Khan THANKED fans for their LOVE for AbRam on his birthday!

AbRam, the youngest and cutest son of Bollywood's superstar Shah Rukh Khan, turns four today. His delighted father thanked all his fans for loving …

Bollywood

We Tried Decoding The Genres Of Bollywood Films Turns Out, It Wasn’t That Difficult

<b>Films are a medium of telling stories. Of course, there are some which are just meant for the sole purpose of entertainment (read: the Housefulls and</b> …

Bollywood

Interview with Fawzia Mirza, director of Shabana Azmi starrer Signature Move

Actor and writer Fawzia Mirza stars alongside the thespian in the inaugural film at the Kashish queer festival in Mumbai.<p>“We all take different paths …

Bollywood

Priyanka Chopra first LIKES and then UN-LIKES tweet on Shah Rukh Khan

Ever since Priyanka Chopra who came on the Hollywood chat show, Dirty Laundry, revealed that she still uses her ex-boyfriend's brown jacket, there's …

Bollywood

Lollywood music special: Yes Meri No Teri from CHeeta Chaalbaaz

The musical collective Tafo borrows a few notes and ideas from RD Burman for the movie ‘Cheeta Chaalbaaz’.<p>By the mid-1970s, Pakistan was one of the …

Bollywood

19 ADORABLE moments of Prince AbRam that you CAN'T AFFORD to MISS!

AbRam, Shah Rukh Khan's adorable youngest son, is celebrating his 4th birthday today along with loads of Shah Rukh's fans. Fondly called Prince …

Bollywood

Heard this? Karan Johar wants Katrina Kaif and Salman Khan for his next

Buzz is Karan Johar wants to cast Katrina Kaif and Salman Khan in his next film.<p>Says a source, “While KJo’s next directorial will be with Ranbir …

Bollywood