Shahrukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Shekhar Kapur mourn the death of Philip Seymour Hoffman
Bollywood celebrities including Amitabh Bachchan, Shahrukh Khan, Mira Nair and Shekhar Kapur expressed shock over the sudden demise of Hollywood actor Philip Seymour Hoffman
Philip Seymour Hoffman, 46, widely known for his Oscar-winning role in ‘Capote’ and memorable performances in films like ‘The Master’, Moneyball’ and ‘The Hunger Games: Catching Fire’, was found dead in his New York Click here to read more
Brad Pitt comes to Mumbai!
The MAMI Film Festival will open with the Hollywood actor’s latest film, Moneyball
So the 13th annual Mumbai film festival (October 13-20) will open with Moneyball starring Brad Pitt and close with Dolphin Tale, starring Morgan Freeman. The move shows festival backer Reliance’s keen desire to get further into bed with Hollywood, though how a baseball themed film like Moneyball will fare with cricket-obsessed Indian delegates who are clueless (like most of the world) about the American sport is anybody’s guess. Cineswami’s guess is that they’ll hang around the opening speeches hoping that Pitt makes an appearance and then sneak off to the bar at the opening night gala party then minutes into the film. Click here to read more
‘Dookudu’ enters US charts!
While Bollywood movies frequently make it to the US charts, it’s a rare feat for a Telugu film to do so
American cinemagoers are finding themselves staring at a poster of an Indian hero in a black shirt, holding a pair of sunglasses for a film with a strange title – Dookudu! For that’s the film that is slowly becoming a rage among Indian cinemagoers in the US. Dookudu reportedly garnered USD 82,000 in its first three days in one multiplex in Virginia. Click here to read more