EK DEEWANA THA music review: Steeped in passion and romance
AR Rahman weaves his magic yet again in a soundtrack infused with a love that’s not only passionate, but also spiritual
AR Rahman gave us the best music soundtrack of the year 2011 with Rockstar and though it’s too early to say this, Ek Deewana Tha might be the most romantic album of 2012….
While most songs on the album are remakes from the original Tamil movie Vinnaithandi Varuvaayaa, there are some songs like Kya mohabbat hai and Jessie’s been driving me crazy that are new compositions. Comparisons with the original are unavoidable, but Rahman has tried to give some fresh touches to each one of them. Click here to read more
Amy Jackson denies living in with Prateik
Amy who has been unclear about her relationship with Prateik comes clean post the release of their film
Prateik and Amy Jackson make an unconventionally perky pair not just on screen but off it too. The talk of their romantic link up has been grabbing the eyeballs for quite some time now. Reports about their live-in relationship had also surfaced when the couple’s film Ekk Deewana Tha was on the verge of its release. Apparently, the buzz was that Prateik had moved into Amy’s Bandra house after the duo bonded big time during their five-month long shoot. Click here to read more
Gautham Menon: I didn’t want to make ‘Ekk Deewana Tha’
The maker of superhit films in Tamil and Telugu finds himself at sea in Bollywood. He spoke about knowing the brickbats that await him post-release, reaching out to a larger audience and why he chose to walk out of Force
The interview was conducted a few minutes before the premiere of Ekk Deewana Tha (EDT), but Gautham Menon already knew the questions coming his way. In a candid conversation, he shared his apprehensions of remaking a cult film and his quest for a larger audience… Click here to read more
EKK DEEWANA THA: All you need to know about the movie
Find all the reviews, news, gossip, pictures, trailers and songs from Ekk Deewana Tha on this page
Ekk Deewana Tha revolves around Sachin (Prateik), a regular 22-year-old engineering graduate from a middle-class family in Mumbai, who is in love with cinema and wants to carve a niche for himself in filmdom. But it is not easy to fulfill his dream as he struggles to survive on his pocket money. While waiting for his big break, he meets Jessie (Amy Jackson) and instantly falls in love with her. Click here to read more
Is Prateik-Amy Jackson’s chemistry too hot to handle?
More than their on-screen chemistry in Ek Deewana Tha, Prateik and Amy Jackson’s romantic liaison in real life has become the hot topic of discussion. After the hullabaloo over the song Hosanna, the film is now under the Censor Board scanner for the steamy sequences between the lead couple
Prateik and Amy Jackson’s real life love equation trickled in on their reel life too and their passionate on screen romance has become a matter of concern for the makers of the film Ek Deewana Tha. Click here to read more
Prateik’s ‘Hosanna’ controversy refuses to die down
Controversy over the Ek Deewana Tha song, Hosanna refuses to die down as the makers of the film file a counter petition against the group that demanded a ban on the use of the word Hosanna
Ek Deewana Tha starring Prateik and Amy Jackson is creating news not just for its lead pair’s alleged romantic association in real life but also for another controversy which is refusing to die down. The film landed in trouble when a Catholic community, Catholic-Christian Secular Forum (CSF) was irked with the word ‘Hosanna’ in a song. The forum has shot off letters to authorities concerned including music composer AR Rahman demanding that the song be withdrawn. Click here to read more
AR Rahman is concerned about ‘Hosanna’ controversy
After running into controversy for usage of the word ‘Hosanna’ in a song for Prateik and Amy Jackson starrer Ek Deewana Tha, music maestro AR Rahman says he’s deeply concerned about the sentiments of those who appear to be hurt by the song. The word Hosanna means glory. It is a prayer in the Bible and is very sacred to Christians and Jews. The song is getting popular amongst the youth and Rahman is surprised with the objection raised against this romantic song. A certain sect from the Christian Secular Forum (CSF) is likely to take legal action if the song is not edited from the film. Click here to read more
Will AR Rahman have to face the music?
The Mozart of Madras gets into trouble for his recent rendition Hosanna…. from Gautham Vasudev Menon’s Ek Deewana Tha
The makers of the Hindi remake of super hit Tamil film, Vinnaithaandi Varuvaaya, seem to have landed in trouble with Catholic community, for using the word ‘Hosanna’ in a song. News is that the Catholic-Christian Secular Forum (CSF) is irked with the use of word ‘Hosanna‘ in the song. Click here to read more