Movie Review: Satyameva Jayate

In Milap Zaveri's "Satyameva Jayate" (Truth alone triumphs), a young woman lectures a smug politician over the misrepresentation of India’s national flag. "Just as this flag is upside down, people like you should be hanged upside down," she declare.....»»

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Movie Review: Gold

In a scene from Reema Kagti's "Gold", Mouni Roy, who plays the protagonist's wife, is making lunch for 20 hockey players. In between furiously chopping vegetables and instructing helpers to work faster, she says "I am not prepping for lunch, I am pre.....»»

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Forget online serials, Eros’ streaming unit bets on Bollywood movies

If Netflix has “Sacred Games” and Amazon Prime “Inside Edge”, Eros Now points to its huge Hindi film library to sway India’s perennial Bollywood fans as the battle hots up in the country’s online streaming market......»»

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Movie Review: Mulk

If there is one thing Anubhav Sinha’s “Mulk” (Nation) gets right, it is the message. The manner of delivery might be deemed a tad simplistic, and the tone bombastic, but the film is clear about what it wants to say. And it today’s times, it i.....»»

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Movie Review: Karwaan

After "Qarib Qarib Singlle" (2017) and "Piku" (2015), Irrfan Khan hits the road again in Akarsh Khurana's "Karwaan" (Caravan), this time on a jaunt through picturesque fields and palm-fringed roads in southern India. He's the bystander, much like in.....»»

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Movie Review: Fanney Khan

Atul Manjrekar’s “Fanney Khan” is a part-comedy, part-sentimental tale about a doting father who is willing to go to any lengths to further his daughter’s career......»»

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Interview: Filmmaker Abhinay Deo on docu-fiction and the importance of cricket

For someone who started off making television commercials, Abhinay Deo’s foray into movies has yielded a great variety of films. From his debut “Delhi Belly”, a dark comedy that won critical acclaim, to directing the first two seasons of the In.....»»

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Filmmaker Abhinay Deo on docu-fiction and the importance of cricket

For someone who started off making television commercials, Abhinay Deo’s foray into movies has yielded a great variety of films. From his debut “Delhi Belly”, a dark comedy that won critical acclaim, to directing the first two seasons of the In.....»»

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Movie Review: Dhadak

In one of the early conversations between the lovers in Shashank Khaitan's "Dhadak", Parthavi (Janhvi Kapoor) tells Madhukar (Ishaan Khatter) he’ll have to prepare meals when they get married. "And put a little less ghee on the rotis. I want to sta.....»»

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Q&A: Shashank Khaitan on "Dhadak" not being a replica of "Sairat"

Film-maker Shashank Khaitan knew there would be no pleasing everyone when he decided to remake "Sairat", the biggest hit in Marathi cinema. The 36-year-old director said he was braced for criticism and it didn’t deter him from making the film he wa.....»»

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Movie Review: Soorma

Shaad Ali's "Soorma" (Warrior), based on hockey player Sandeep Singh's life does one thing right. Its makers picked the right story, one replete with sports movie tropes of highs and lows, triumphs and let-downs......»»

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Netflix taken to court in India over portrayal of former PM Rajiv Gandhi

A politician has taken streaming giant Netflix to court, asking that it delete "offensive scenes" and derogatory remarks about former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi in its first Indian original series......»»

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Interview: Janhvi Kapoor on "Dhadak" and dealing with negativity

Janhvi Kapoor's Bollywood debut is highly anticipated even by the standard for children of movie stars in the Hindi film industry. Her mother, actress Sridevi’s sudden death in February also piqued interest in the 21-year-old, who plays the lead in.....»»

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Interview: Diljit Dosanjh on "Soorma"

Diljit Dosanjh is a huge star in his native Punjab. The singer and actor also has a sporadic presence in Bollywood – he appeared in Abhishek Chaubey’s “Udta Punjab” in 2016 and in Anshai Lal’s “Phillauri” in 2017. This year, he plays th.....»»

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"Sacred Games" marks Netflix debut into Indian original series

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Netflix's first Indian original series makes its debut on Friday, the first of a slate of new shows aimed at the vast Bollywood entertainment market......»»

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Netflix looks to India as content export hub

The Indian film industry, best known for its song-and-dance sequences and over-the-top melodrama, has the potential to emerge as a global content exporter for Netflix, a top company official said......»»

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Netflix turns to Bollywood to script India growth story

(Reuters) - Netflix Inc premiered its first original series in India in a sheen of Bollywood glitter on Wednesday, upping the stakes in its battle with streaming rival Amazon Prime for a chunk of the country's more than 1 billion potential viewers......»»

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Bollywood"s Sonali Bendre battling cancer

Bollywood actor Sonali Bendre said on Wednesday she has been diagnosed with "high-grade cancer"......»»

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Movie Review: Sanju

For all the assurances from director Rajkumar Hirani that his biopic on Sanjay Dutt was not an attempt to redeem the troubled Bollywood actor, the first few minutes of "Sanju" dispel any such illusions......»»

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Q&A: Rajkumar Hirani on "Sanju" and the making of a biopic

Rajkumar Hirani is the Bollywood film-maker with the Midas touch. Each of the four films he directed over the past decade and a half broke box-office records and won critical acclaim......»»

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