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Saturday, November 30, 2013
Meet the British actors who play pivotal roles in Ramanujan, a biopic on the mathematical genius
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Saturday, October 19, 2013
I had to understand Shahid Azmi’s thought process, not just his likes and dislikes, says Rajkumar Yadav, talking about his resolute portrayal of the slain lawyer and human rights activist in ‘Shahid’ »
Tuesday, October 15, 2013
Cinema Director Hansal Mehta, the maker of Shahid, says that cinema can never change people »
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October 15, 2013
He has very unconventional looks. He is tall, lean and looks like the boy next door. Yet, he dreams big and is willing to take on challenging roles. Today, he is in the news for his role as...
August 31, 2013
Life stories of legends always fascinate. The writer takes a look at the biopics in the making
August 15, 2013
After a long sabbatical, Ketan Mehta is back with the tale of Dashrath Manjhi, the man who moved a mountain for his love
July 16, 2013
Film star Priyanka Chopra has started acting in a yet-to-be-named film on the life of Mary Kom, the international woman boxer from Manipur who has been bringing laurels to the country from competi...
May 2, 2013
Celluloid Man is a wakeup call to preserve and archive films. Director Shivendra Singh Dungarpur tells it as the story of P.K. Nair, founder of the National Film Archive of India
February 4, 2013
The trilingual is likely to hit the screens next week »
July 12, 2012
Ketan Mehta’s controversial Ravi Varma biopic was screened recently at ‘Cinema Diverse’ held in Bangkok. »
February 17, 2011
The real-life success story of JK Rowling, author of hit wizard series ‘Harry Potter’, is all set to be turned into a movie.
The film will trace the 45-year-old British wri...
April 10, 2010
Advocates, students of Madurai Law College and social activists took to the streets staging a protest demanding the immediate release of ‘Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar,' a film on the life and time...
December 1, 2009
Sir Ben Kingsley, who shot to fame with his role in Richard Attenborough’s Film ‘Gandhi’, is in Goa to take part in IFFI, which began on November 23.
September 15, 2013
Imagine putting out a Facebook message and getting help with costumes. Well, Suhasini Maniratnam did just that for her role in the upcoming biopic on Ramanujan. Lakshmi Krupa talks to the actor »
August 30, 2013
The new biopic on Steve Jobs is a safe movie, doing nothing terribly right or majorly wrong. Unlike, say, ‘The Paperboy’
July 31, 2013
As much as filmmakers are keen on making films based on inspirational people, actors are also eager to appear in such movies.
May 16, 2013
In times when the fight against corruption has become a fad for a section of middle class India, “Gour Hari Dastaan” captures the silent struggle of a freedom fighter after Independence
February 11, 2013
Has a script on Princess Niloufer of the Ottoman empire
November 5, 2012
An upcoming documentary offers rare insights into the life of S. Rajam,musician and artist
February 26, 2011
There is something about boxing — that gladiatorial battle, the blood, the screaming crowds seems to address some primeval need in us. And boxing films (well made ones) bring it all to...
September 4, 2010
A television serial on the life of Narayana Guru, a social reformer who lived between 1855 and 1928, is being filmed here.According to a press release by the producers of the serial, Ashok G...
December 14, 2009
Robert Downey Jr. is an actor at the top of his game — already a big-screen superhero, now an iconic super-sleuth.He’s also surprisingly open about his self-doubt.A chari...
November 25, 2009
The craft of Krishna Bhanji, better known as Sir Ben Kingsley has had strong roots in India. His portryal of the father of the nation swept the sub-continent off its feet. He's comning back now, to play another legend - Shah Jahan.
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