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After Salman Khan’s Jai Ho, here’s another film Jai Ho, scripted and produced by AR Rahman!

2 years ago 2
The Mozart Of Madras has ventured into a new field… Two-time Academy Award-winning music composer AR Rahman is now donning a different hat and is working on his own screenplay after he felt challenged to try a genre different than music. Read Article ▶
Liar's dice, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Geetanjali Thapa, Geetu Mohandas, Oscars, Academy Award, National Award

10 things you didn’t know about Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s Oscar entry film Liar’s Dice-Watch trailer!

2 years ago 0
The film is India’s official entry to the 87th Academy Awards. Here are some unknown facts related to the film Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Geetanjali Thapa’s Liar’s Dice has become India’s official entry to the Oscars in the category of Best Foreign Language Film. Geethu Mohandas’ Hindi film Liar’s Dice, has been selected by a pre-appointed […] Read Article ▶
Liar's dice, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Geetanjali Thapa, Geetu Mohandas, Oscars, Academy Award, National Award

Nawazuddin Siddhiqui and Geetanjali Thapa’s Liar’s Dice gets selected for Oscars

2 years ago 0
Geethu Mohandas’ National Award winning film becomes India’s official entry to the 87th Academy Awards National Award winning Hindi film Liar’s Dice, starring acclaimed actors Geetanjali Thapa and Nawazuddin Siddiqui, has been zeroed in on as India’s entry for the best foreign film category at the 87th Academy Awards. Read Article ▶

Shah Rukh Khan remembers Devdas on the 12th anniversary of the film

2 years ago 0
Calling Devdas his most favourite film till date, superstar Shah Rukh Khan on Saturday thanked the cast and crew on the 12th anniversary of the film Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s magnum opus, which was released on July 12, 2002, starred Aishwarya Rai, Madhuri Dixit, Jackie Shroff besides the 48-year-old actor. Read Article ▶
Grace Of Monaco

Uday Chopra: Nicole Kidman wants to shoot in India

2 years ago 0
The Dhoom:3 star seems to be smitten by his Grace Of Monaco leading lady Uday Chopra has turned into a huge Nicole Kidman fan. Not because he is a Read Article ▶
Dadasaheb Phalke Award

After Jeetendra, now Gulzar to receive Dadasaheb Phalke award!

3 years ago 0
The famous lyricist, poet, author and filmmaker will also receive the highest cinema award this year Gulzar has been selected to get the 2013 Dadasaheb Phalke award. If we recall a few days back Jeetendra was also selected for the same award. The Dadsaheb Phalke award is India’s highest award for an individual for their […] Read Article ▶

Viacom18 to release Academy Award winners Russell Crowe and Jennifer Connelly’s film Noah in India!

3 years ago 0
Black Swan filmmaker Aronofsky has certainly left the audience looking forward to the grand cinematic experience Director Darren Aronofsky’s  Noah boasts of a stellar cast, comprising of Academy Award winners Russell Crowe and Jennifer Connelly as Noah and his wife, Naameh. It also features Oscar Award winner Anthony Hopkins and the Harry Potter actor, Emma […] Read Article ▶

Which relationship of Matthew McConaughey did his film Dallas Buyers Club affect?

3 years ago 0
McConaughey sees career reinvention as natural transition Matthew McConaughey, who has been associated with romantic-comedies for long, says he decided to play AIDS patient in Dallas Buyers Club because he wanted to ‘shake up’ his relationship with his ‘career’. He has received his first Oscar nomination for Dallas Buyers Club. Read Article ▶

Dallas Buyers Club and Non Stop to release along with Shaadi Ke Side Effects this Friday!

3 years ago 0
Apart from big Bollywood release there are some other interesting Hollywood and regional films that hit the theatres this Friday, here take a pick and decide which movie would you like to watch Vidya Balan- Farhan Akhtar starrer Shaadi Ke Side Effects hits the theatres this Friday, apart from this film there are other treats […] Read Article ▶

Oscar-winning actor Maximilian Schell passes away

3 years ago 0
Schell died after “a sudden and serious illness” Actor Maximilian Schell, who won an Academy Award for his performance in Judgment at Nuremburg, passed away Jan 31 in a hospital in Innsbruck, Austria, reports . He was 83. Read Article ▶

Oscar-winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman found dead in his New York apartment

3 years ago 0
Hoffman was found unconscious with a hypodermic needle in his arm late Sunday morning by a screenwriter in the bathroom of his apartment Oscar-winning US actor Philip Seymour Hoffman was found dead Sunday at his New York City apartment in Manhattan, Xinhua quoted a New York Police Department source as saying. Media reports that the 46-year-old […] Read Article ▶
Irrfan Khan

Irrfan Khan: Bollywood is known as ‘item number’ abroad

3 years ago 0
Indian cinema needs to speak a universal language and change the world’s perception about Bollywood being an item number, says Irrfan Khan, who has been in the news for his work in the highly acclaimed low-budget film- The Lunchbox. “We cannot continue being known as item number filmmakers. Bollywood is known as an item number, […] Read Article ▶

Indian cinema shouldn’t try to imitate Hollywood: Asghar Farhadi

3 years ago 0
The Iranian filmmaker, whose film The Past was screened at the 15th Mumbai Film Festival, says Indian films shouldn’t lose their originality Iranian filmmaker Asghar Farhadi, known for Oscar-winning film A Separation, Monday said that Indian cinema shouldn’t try to imitate Hollywood or European cinema, but continue catering to everybody. Read Article ▶

15th Mumbai Film Festival to celebrate real spirit of cinema

3 years ago 0
The renowned film fest begins October 17 and will go on till October 24, 2013 With over 200 films across nine sections from over 65 countries and an impressive lineup of academic events – the 15th Mumbai Film Festival (MFF) starting Thursday promises to not just entertain movie aficionados but celebrates the true spirit of […] Read Article ▶
Ray Dolby passes away: Resul Pookutty tweets about the audio pioneer's Indian connection

Ray Dolby passes away: What was the audio pioneer’s Indian connection?

3 years ago 0
Oscar Award-winning sound designer Resul Pookutty talked about it on Twitter Ray Dolby, owner of Dolby Laboratories, passed away at his home in San Francisco, Thursday. He was suffering from Alzheimer’s disease for several years. He was 80. Dolby is known for inventing the Dolby noise-reduction system and surround sound, a technology still used in […] Read Article ▶
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