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FRAMING MOVIES Take Nighteen: Dostana (2008)

Written by on July 19th, 2013

Kunal (John Abraham) and Sameer (Abhishek Bachchan) decide to play it gay to secure an apartment. However, the problem is that it’s not just the apartment that’s beautiful- their new flatmate Neha (Priyanka Chopra) is too. They both become smitten with Neha and fall head over heels in love with her. Neha begins to bond […]

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Critically Acclaimed Actor Irrfan Khan’s career to be in the spotlight at London Indian Film Festival

Written by on July 18th, 2013

Life of Pi. Paan Singh Tomar. The Namesake. Maqbool. From Hollywood to Bollywood, Irrfan Khan has grown from strength to strength. Born in Jaipur, Rajasthan, Irrfan made his critically acclaimed debut in Bollywood as a main lead actor in 2005 with Rog. Before this, he acted in numerous TV soaps such as Sparsh and Bharat […]

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Esteemed Director Adoor Gopalakrishnan to speak at London Indian Film Festival

Written by on July 14th, 2013

On the 19th of July 2013, Adoor Gopalakrishnan will be speaking about his work at the London Indian Film Festival. Gopalakrishnan is a pioneer in the world of South Asian film. His first film in 1972, Swayamvaram, had revolutionised Malayalam Cinema. It was through this film that the new wave cinema movement had begun in […]

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Bhaag Milkha Bhaag Movie Review

Written by on July 13th, 2013

Rakeysh Mehra’s Bhaag Milkha Bhaag is based on real life, legendary Indian athlete, Milkha Singh. This film portrays Singh’s sporting career and his emotional journey. In fact, what is made clear through the film is that both of these are entwined. What stands out is Milkha Singh’s perseverance and determination to win and be the […]

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Exclusive Video: Farhan Akhtar Talks to BollySpice!

Written by on July 9th, 2013

Rakeysh Mehra’s Bhaag Milkha Bhaag is now only days away from release! Being released on the 12th of July, Bhaag Milkha Bhaag is based on the legendary athlete Milkha Singh. Milkha Singh is known as ‘The Flying Sikh’. Singh has won 77 of the 80 races he competed in and has been awarded the Padma […]

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Farhan Akhtar talks Bhaag Milkha Bhaag: “I think there is something rare about this movie because Milkha Singh is a rare individual”

Written by on July 7th, 2013

With the release of Bhaag Milkha Bhaag just days away, anticipation is running high. Bhaag Milkha Bhaag is based on Milkha Singh, the legendary Indian athlete who is known as ‘The Flying Sikh’. Singh had lost his family to the Partition riots in India, 1947. The film is described as being about both the struggle […]

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Special Report: Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’s London Gala Red Carpet Event!

Written by on July 6th, 2013

On a warm, sunny London’s evening, the sound of the dhol resonated outside The Mayfair. The Red Carpet had been laid out ready to welcome Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’s cast, crew and some very special guests. Fans awaited eagerly to see the beautiful Sonam Kapoor and Farhan Akhtar, amongst others, step onto the carpet and make […]

Dhanush followed his heart

Written by on June 20th, 2013

Dhanush had gained overnight success in 2012 with his song ‘Kolaveri Di’ which he had both written and sung for the Tamil film ‘3’. Dhanush is not only a singer or an actor but a producer and a lyricist working in the Tamil film industry. He won the National Film Award for Best Actor for […]

To be or not to be? Hrithik confirmed not to play Hamlet after all!

Written by on May 19th, 2013

There has been a change of plans and a change of character for Hrithik Roshan. Previously the news was that Hrithik is set to play Hamlet in Tigmanshu Dhulia’s upcoming production. However, it has now been confirmed that Hrithik will not be playing Hamlet but will be donning an Uttar Pradesh accent for another film […]

Hrithik to play tragic prince ‘Hamlet’

Written by on May 12th, 2013

Paan Singh Tomar’s director Tigmanshu Dhulia has signed on Hrithik Roshan for his upcoming film. This film will be based on Shakespeare’s legendary play, ‘Hamlet’. Sources have revealed that “Tigmanshu and Hrithik have been holding meetings for a while now. Hrithik has loved the way Tigmanshu adapted Shakespeare’s Hamlet to fit into rural India…” Shakespeare’s […]

FRAMING MOVIES Take Three: Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam (1999)

Written by on April 30th, 2013

Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam begins as a love story between Sameer (Salman Khan) and Nandini (Aishwariya Rai Bachan). Sameer is an Indo-Italian with a passion to learn Indian Classical Music. Nandini’s father Pandit Darbar (Vikram Gokhale) is a renowned Indian Classical singer who agrees to teach Sameer. Sameer joins the family at their manor […]

Home Sweet Home: Vidya Balan decorates Ghanchakkar sets

Written by on April 22nd, 2013

Vidya Balan and Emraan Hashmi are playing the lead in UTV Motion Pictures upcoming production Ghanchakkar. Set for release on June 28th, the film has a unique and personal touch added by Vidya Balan. According to Hindustan Times, a source revealed that the film actually has Vidya Balan’s own personal belongings decorating the sets: “She […]

Vidya Balan’s next biopic based on MS Subbulaxmi?

Written by on February 11th, 2013

After the success of biopic The Dirty Picture (2011), Vidya Balan is set to star in another biopic. It is not clear who Balan will be playing, although according to The Hindustan Times, the actress confirmed that this film is definitely a biopic. It’s going to be directed by Rajiv Menon, the cinematographer of Bombay […]

“Emotion doesn’t come out in English dialogues” – Tigmanshu Dhulia

Written by on February 7th, 2013

Tigmanshu Dhulia, the screen play writer for Dil Se, is encouraging the use of Urdu in dialogues. Dhulia feels that film dialogues are just not getting to the heart of emotion anymore. He recently told the Times of India, “…Today, there is so much use of English language in films… (it seems) the writer doesn’t […]

Randeep and Saif quit

Written by on December 25th, 2012

In a recent interview with the Times of India, Saif Ali Khan spoke of his new perspective on life. The gym, reading a good book and having an early night are all part of Saif’s new regime. No smoking and drinking are also part of the list. Saif told TOI- ‘I have become an anti […]

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Dabangg 2: ‘You just can’t have action and more of action. None of it would hold if there is no emotion behind it’ – Arbaaz Khan

Written by on December 21st, 2012

Dabangg, which released in 2010, saw phenomenal success at both the box office and the awards ceremonies. With six awards under its belt at the 56th Filmfare Awards, its sequel Dabangg 2 has some big boots to fill. Being released on the 21st of December 2012, Dabangg 2 has the audience very high with anticipation. […]

Priyanka Chopra gets ready to rumble!

Written by on December 8th, 2012

Very soon on a screen near you, you will be watching Priyanka Chopra don a pair of boxing gloves as she gets inside a boxing ring for Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s next film – a biopic on Mary Kom. Mary Kom is the five times world boxing champion and Olympic 2012 bronze medallist. Chopra is playing […]

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“I have gone through a phase where I was called jinxed”- Anurag Kashyap

Written by on November 20th, 2012

An actor, a writer turned director, turned producer, Anurag Kashyap is the extraordinary jack of all trades. Kashyap has delivered poignant and successful films such as Gangs of Wasseypur, Black Friday and Dev D. However AKPL’s owner Kashyap, is a man who has struggled through some dire times. With two banned films, two shelved and […]

Divya Bharti’s life and tragic death to appear on the big screen

Written by on August 20th, 2012

At midnight, on the 5th of April 1993, Divya Bharti fell tragically to her death. Bharti, a 19 year old actress, fell five stories from her apartment in Mumbai. Was it an accident? Was it suicide? Was it murder? The circumstances of Bharti’s death remain, to this day, a mystery. A film is now being […]

Be careful what you bet for: Deepika loses a million Rupees

Written by on August 14th, 2012

Betting on anything that involves ‘Daaru (alcohol),’ especially if it is Desi (home grown Indian), is never a good idea. Deepika Padukone has recently lost a million Rupees for having made this folly. This all began when Padukone and Dinesh Vijan (Cocktail Producer) failed to see eye to eye when it came to ‘Daaru Desi’. […]

“Being a woman and an actress, it is very important for me to support a film like this.”- Tannishtha Chatterjee

Written by on August 12th, 2012

Ten million female fetuses are estimated to have been aborted over the past two decades in India according to ActionAid. 35 million females are also ‘missing’ according to the 2001 National Indian Census. Female feticide is an urgent and prevalent issue, and this horror does not only apply to India. Oxford University research based on […]

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