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Chashme Buddoor movie review: Takes you back to the era of innocence
The idea of releasing the original Chashme Buddoor (1981) alongside its remake is original!
Audiences, who perhaps were not even born when Farooque Sheikh and Deepti Naval captivated a whole generation of moviegoers with their unaffected camaraderie, get a chance to see why the movies in the 1970s and 1980s by Hrishikesh Mukherjee, Basu Chatterjee and Sai Paranjpye were considered heartwarming windows into the soul of the middle-class. Click here to read more
Watch video: How was Chashme Buddoor restored?
Here’s how the 1981 comedy found its way back to the theatres
As the original Chashme Buddoor hits the screens tomorrow (alongside David Dhawan’s new age version Chashme Baddoor, ofcourse), a whole new generation will get a chance to discover this cult comedy. Click here to read more
Why did the Chashme Baddoor stars visit a college?
Director David Dhawan took his team – Siddharth, Divyendu and Taapsee – out to a suburban college in Mumbai. Find out what awaited the stars there…
In what can be called a student-friendly marketing move to promote his forthcoming release Chashme Baddoor, filmmaker David Dhawan took the stars of the movie – Siddharth, Divyendu Sharma and Taapsee Pannu – to Mumbai’s Mithibai College yesterday. Click here to read more
Chashme Baddoor cast meets Farooq Shaikh who starred in the original 1981 comedy
The young team was taken by surprise when they bumped into the actor at a suburban hotel
Ali Zafar, Siddharth, Divyendu Sharma and Taapsee Pannu will be seen stepping into the shoes of Farooq Shaikh, Ravi Baswani, Rakesh Bedi and Deepti Naval respectively in the remake of Sai Paranjape’s 1981 cult comedy Chashme Buddoor. Click here to read more
Santosh Sivan’s ‘Urumi’ to open IFFI’s Indian Panorama
Cineswami takes a look at the film’s to be screened at the International Film Festival of India in Goa
Santosh Sivan’s magnum opus Urumi starring Malayalam heartthrob Prithviraj, Pradhu Deva, Vidya Balan, Genelia D’Souza and Arya will open the Indian Panorama section of this year’s International Film Festival of India in Goa. The jury headed by Sai Paranjpye has chosen 23 films out of a total of 118 eligible entries.
Bollywood is represented with Parvin Dabas’ Sahi Dhande Galat Bande, Tigmanshu Dhulia’s Shagird and Zoya Akhtar’s Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara Click here to read more