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Vishal Bhardwaj is ecstatic as Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola gets U/A certificate from censor board

Vishal Bhardwaj is ecstatic as Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola gets U/A certificate from censor board

1 year ago 0
The filmmaker was miffed when his Anushka Sharma-Imran Khan-Pankaj Kapur-starrer received an A certificate. But no more! Last heard, Vishal Bhardwaj… Read Article ▶
Midnight’s Children cleared by Indian censor board

Midnight’s Children cleared by Indian censor board

1 year ago 0
Deepa Mehta's critically acclaimed and controversial film based on Salman Rushdie's book has finally been cleared by the CBFC without a single… Read Article ▶
Kamal Haasan’s birthday gift to fans: three-city launch of Vishwaroopam audio

Kamal Haasan’s birthday gift to fans: three-city launch of Vishwaroopam audio

2 years ago 0
The maestro actor-director will travel from Chennai to Coimbatore and Madurai in a chartered flight to launch the audio of his forthcoming film On… Read Article ▶
Kamal Haasan Vishwaroopam’s Hindi version gets ‘A’ certificate

Kamal Haasan Vishwaroopam’s Hindi version gets ‘A’ certificate

2 years ago 0
Kamal Haasan's Tamil spy thriller Vishwaroopam has been cleared by the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) with an UA certificate with minor… Read Article ▶
Prakash Jha’s Chakravyuh takes digs at the PM & Mahatma Gandhi – lands in fresh trouble

Prakash Jha’s Chakravyuh takes digs at the PM & Mahatma Gandhi – lands in fresh trouble

2 years ago 0
The filmmaker has been asked to make six cuts in his film for various objectionable portions After declaring Chakravyuh song Tata, Birla a 'personal… Read Article ▶
Chakravyuh song Tata, Birla is a ‘personal attack: Censor board

Chakravyuh song Tata, Birla is a ‘personal attack: Censor board

2 years ago 0
We wonder why filmmaker Prakash Jha's films always run in to some trouble or the other before their release. His latest film Chakravyuh, starring… Read Article ▶
Malayalam film Papilio Buddha in hot water over Gandhi slight

Malayalam film Papilio Buddha in hot water over Gandhi slight

2 years ago 0
The South Indian movie has been banned by the censor board for allegedly belittling the Mahatma Some 64 years after Nathuram Godse's bullets felled… Read Article ▶
Ranbir Kapoor’s Barfi! gets U-certificate. Was there ever a doubt?

Ranbir Kapoor’s Barfi! gets U-certificate. Was there ever a doubt?

2 years ago 0
Filmmaker Anurag Basu, whose earlier films were mostly A-rated, is excited that his film Barfi! has been rated with a generous 'U' by the censor… Read Article ▶
The Dirty Picture: ‘A’ film TV ban a body blow for Bollywood

The Dirty Picture: ‘A’ film TV ban a body blow for Bollywood

2 years ago 0
In his 100th column, Cineswami takes a look at how the censor board's rating system affects an adult film's chances of selling satellite rights From… Read Article ▶
Heroine makers move court on smoking scene rider

Heroine makers move court on smoking scene rider

2 years ago 0
It would kill the creativity of the film, feel  the producers of the Kareena Kapoor film The makers of Bollywood film Heroine, starring Kareena… Read Article ▶
43rd International Film festival of India (IFFI): Indian Panorama section to screen 47 films

43rd International Film festival of India (IFFI): Indian Panorama section to screen 47 films

2 years ago 0
As many as 47 films will be screened in the Indian Panorama section at the 43rd International Film festival of India (IFFI), which will be held in… Read Article ▶
Why is Pakistan blocking Salman Khan?

Why is Pakistan blocking Salman Khan?

2 years ago 2
Pakistan has warned its cable operators against screening promos of the upcoming Salman Khan-starrer Ek Tha Tiger, saying that the film is aimed at… Read Article ▶
59th National Film Awards: Our Vice President spouts clichés

59th National Film Awards: Our Vice President spouts clichés

2 years ago 0
What's the Vice of the Vice President? Being a politician, Shri M Hamid Ansari, is condemned to being a boring person, but at least he could have… Read Article ▶
India, the fascist state

India, the fascist state

3 years ago 1
Banning Aarakshan merely illustrates the fact that India is a democracy in name only and freedom of expression is a myth It is uncharitable for… Read Article ▶
Are we liberal enough for sex on screen?

Are we liberal enough for sex on screen?

3 years ago 3
If CBFC chief Leela Samson does push for it, the self-appointed moral guardians will emerge from the woodwork like termites, forgetting that we… Read Article ▶
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