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  • | December 6th, 2015

    Ram Gopal Varma says that casting Amitabh Bachchan in Aag and Nishabd was a mistake!

    Ram Gopal Varma says that casting Amitabh Bachchan in Aag and Nishabd was a mistake!

    Raqm Gopal Varma seems to be spilling a lot of beans lately! Click here to read more

  • | April 1st, 2015

    Akshay Kumar: Gabbar Is Back is not a remake of Sholay; RGV has done that once!

    Akshay Kumar: Gabbar Is Back is not a remake of Sholay; RGV has done that once!

    Is Akki taking a dig at Ram Gopal Varma? Or is it just sarcasm at his best from Khiladi Kumar? Read on to find out…
    Akshay Kumar is all set to be back with Gabbar Is Back this summer. The action packed avatar of the superstar is said to be fighting with vigilantes in the typical way, but with a different twist this time. Also with a name synonymous to the famous Gabbar Singh, people definitely wanted to know if the film is going to be a remake of the iconic Sholay in any manner. Click here to read more

  • | June 2nd, 2013

    Raj Kapoor’s 25th death anniversary: Imtiaz Ali says the legend deserved much more fame

    Raj Kapoor’s 25th death anniversary: Imtiaz Ali says the legend deserved much more fame

    The Rockstar director says that the young crop of filmmakers can never match up to the legend’s works
    Raj Kapoor passed away on June 2, 1988, and on the late actor-filmmaker’s 25th death anniversary, filmmaker Imtiaz Ali said that he was legendary and deserved much more fame than what he received.  Click here to read more

  • | March 18th, 2013

    Shashi Kapoor birthday special: A class apart

    Shashi Kapoor birthday special: A class apart

    The poster boy of Bollywood turns 75 today. We take a look at his contribution to the world of cinema
    Shashi Kapoor was born on March 18, 1938 to Ramsarni (Rama) Devi Kapoor and Prithviraj Kapoor. Click here to read more

  • | March 5th, 2013

    Satya 2: Is Ram Gopal Varma going to destroy his cult classic?

    Satya 2: Is Ram Gopal Varma going to destroy his cult classic?

    The trailer of Satya 2 shows that Ram Gopal Varma has not yet learned from his past mistakes
    Ram Gopal Varma is a brave man. Brave yet naïve – and we don’t mean that in a good way at all! And the fact that he is more egotistical than he is sensible has been why he has not heeded sound advice from well wishers, and his name as a top class director has topped the must-laugh-at list. Click here to read more

  • | March 19th, 2012

    Shashi Kapoor turns 74

    Shashi Kapoor turns 74

    Veteran actor Shashi Kapoor turned 74 Sunday. Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who worked with him in iconic films like Deewar and Namak Halaal, wished him good health and happiness. “Shashiji‘s birthday today…spent some of the most wonderful moments in films we did together…good health and happiness to him,” the 69-year-old Bachchan tweeted.
    Shashi Kapoor, who started his acting career as a child artiste with the film Aag, made a mark with his work in films like Jab Jab Phool Khile, Kanyadaan, Pyar Ka Mausam, Ek Shriman Ek Shrimati, Haseena Maan Jayegi and Sharmeelee. The ailing actor was last seen in public in a wheelchair at the prayer meet of his brother Shammi Kapoor, who passed away on August 14 last year.Click here to read more

  • | December 14th, 2011

    Remembering Raj Kapoor!

    Remembering Raj Kapoor!

    On this very day 87 yeas ago, Indian cinema’s greatest showman was born – Ranbir Raj Kapoor. We take a look at his life and times
    On December 14, 1924, Ranbir Raj Kapoor was born to Prithviraj Kapoor and Ramsarni Devi in Peshawar. Since his father was already popular in theatre and films, Raj Kapoor debuted with Inquilab (1935) at the age of 11. But he got his big break 12 years later in the movie Neel Kamal (1947) where he starred opposite Madhubala. By the time he turned 24, he had established his own banner – RK Films. The first movie under this banner was Aag. Raj is remembered as the ‘Charlie Chaplin of Indian cinema’ because he often portrayed a tramp-like figure in his movies. Click here to read more