PVR Pictures News
The Expendables 3 to release in Hindi as 14 Khiladi!
Sources suggests the title is an ode to the official Khiladi Akshay Kumar
The dubbed Hindi version of Hollywood ensemble actioner The Expendables 3 will be released as 14 Khiladi. Click here to read more
Sylvester Stallone asks: Kaise ho?
The Rambo actor speaks Hindi words in his new film Escape Plan
Hollywood actor Sylvester Stallone will be seen mouthing Hindi words in his forthcoming movie Escape Plan. The Rambo actor has used Hindi words like Kaise ho (How are you?), pyaar (love) and ziddi (stubborn) to communicate the plan to escape from the jail. Click here to read more
Mira Nair’s Salaam Bombay premiere: Revisiting a masterpiece!
Mira Nair held a special premiere of her 1988 film recently in Mumbai. The internationally-acclaimed filmmaker also released the trailer of her next venture, The Reluctant Fundamentalist
Considered one of the best movies ever made (and the New York Times made that claim, not us!), Mira Nair’s Salaam Bombay was premiered once again nearly 25 years after its first release. Click here to read more
Midnight’s Children to release on February 1 in India, with the correct Indian map, of course!
PVR Pictures is bringing the movie based on Salman Rushdie’s controversial novel to Indian theatres, and filmmaker Deepa Mehta assures audiences that she has replaced the incorrect Indian map shown in the film
Canada-based Indian filmmaker Deepa Mehta’s ambitious project Midnight’s Children – big screen adaptation of Salman Rushdie’s Booker Prize-winning controversial novel of the same name – is set to hit Indian screens February 1. PVR Pictures is releasing the movie that features actors Click here to read more
Mira Nair on The Reluctant Fundamentalist: I got inspired to make a story about modern Pakistan
The director hopes her film would help initiate a positive dialogue between India and Pakistan
Helming The Reluctant Fundamentalist, shot in India, Pakistan and the US, was not easy but the overall outcome is “quite beautiful”, says internationally acclaimed filmmaker Mira Nair Click here to read more
Midnight’s Children to premiere at International Film Festival of Kerala 2012
The film fest begins in Thiruvananthapuram on December 7
Deepa Mehta’s Midnight’s Children is set to premiere at International Film Festival of Kerala (IFFK) December 10. The film is an adaptation of Salman Rushdie’s novel of the same name and features Shriya Saran, Satya Bhabha, Soha Ali Khan, Siddharth, Click here to read more
Kundan Shah’s Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro to hit the screens again
The Naseeruddin Shah-Ravi Baswani starrer is being re-released by PVR for the younger generation
Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro is one of the few cult films that has stood the test of time. Kundan Shah’s satire continues to be one of the most popular films that is regularly revisited by film buffs. Click here to read more
Midnight’s Children movie reviews aren’t that great. Will you watch it in India?
Deepa Mehta’s Midnight’s Children finally gets an Indian distributor, but the international critics have panned it, says Cineswami
The film version of controversial author Salman Rushdie’s Booker of Booker-winning novel Midnight’s Children has finally found an Indian distributor. The film was a bit of a poisoned chalice for distributors in India thanks to both Rushdie and its director Deepa Mehta. A fatwa was issued against Rushdie after his 1988 novel The Satanic Verses was deemed to be offensive and blasphemous; and fundamentalists disrupted Deepa Mehta’s Varanasi shoot for Water for the same reason. Click here to read more
Aamir Khan to star in `3 Musketeers’ remake?
PVR Pictures is said to be in talks with Summit Entertainment for the remaking rights of The Three Musketeers in Hindi. It is the story of Porthos, Athos and Aramis who served the king of France as musketeers. After discovering an evil conspiracy to overthrow the king, the musketeers come across a young, aspiring hero, D’Artagnan, and take him under their wing. Together, the four embark on a mission to bust the plot that not only threatens the crown, but the future of Europe itself. PVR is considering the names of Aamir Khan and Priyanka Chopra to play prominent roles in the film. While Khan is being tipped to play the Duke of Buckingham, Chopra will play the role of Milady de Winter.
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