Gujarati film-makers protest surcharge taken by theatre owners, seek govt intervention

The Gujarati film industry is growing, but it is not yet as established as Bengali, Marathi or South Indian film industries. Tickets for Gujarati films are anyway low compared to Hindi films. If this loot by theatre owners doesn’t stop, we’ll be left with no other option but to organise ourselves and start a movement…


TV Rewind | Girls: The show where all relationships were toxic

Patrick Wilson’s Joshua and Riz Ahmed’s Paul-Louis were memorable because their appearances added a lot to the episodes they featured in. Her friends Jessa, Marnie and Shoshanna and her on again-off again boyfriend Adam support her through many of her tantrums but their own lives are in such shambles that it turns into a case…


Wouldn’t be surprised if I go through ups and downs in my career again: Akshay Kumar

You have to bring such stories on the big screen but in a commercial way,” he said. “There was a perception that only men can be a scientist or engineer but I believe a woman can be an equally good scientist or engineer. I remember these words. His ardent fans have given him the sobriquet…


Secrets of the Bermuda Triangle review: This drab documentary series tries to demystify the legend

Still, one might find it intriguing if they are either new to the legend or are interested to know about explanations that do not include supernatural phenomena. It all sounds very thrilling to speculate about these things, but sadly enough the likely reason, as most people who have actually investigated have found, is that it…


Poetry documents the time during which it’s written: Gulzar

He added that the poetry from different parts of the country still shows that we continue to live in fragments. You can see these mood shifts. Advertising Speaking at the Media Rumble here Friday, the 84-year-old poet said that poetry reflects the mood of different parts of the country during different eras. “Going through their…


Oscar-winning documentary maker DA Pennebaker dies at 94

The minute people start to lose interest, that’s it.” Advertising Pennebaker parted from Drew in the mid-’60s and became a top filmmaker in his own right with the 1967 release Don’t Look Back, among the first rock documentaries to receive serious critical attention. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File) Donn Alan Pennebaker, whose father was a…


Was frustrated with the celebrity obsessed culture post Twilight, says Kristen Stewart

0 Comment(s) “I was finally given a chance to be looked at, not as this thing in this celebrity-obsessed culture that was like, ‘Oh, that’s the girl from Twilight’,” Stewart said. The actor will next star in Charlie’s Angel reboot, alongside Elizabeth Banks, Naomi Scott and Ella Balinska. I am in no way contrarian. “I…


Huge network of people allowed all that to go on: Sheryl Crow on Michael Jackson’s alleged abuse

“I think he actually did not know my name for quite a long while. It’s just tragic,” Crow said. ”I think that there were a lot of exceptions made because of the damage that (Jackson) … I mean, he didn’t intentionally project it, but it was part of his aura – this almost being untouchable…


Shah Rukh Khan to adapt Money Heist as a Bollywood film: Report

“I just felt that I should rather take time out, watch films, listen to stories and read more books. So I just want to spend more time with my family,” he said. The story in the first two parts is about a grand heist on the Royal Mint of Spain in which a team of…


Malaika Arora on her relationship with Arjun Kapoor: There is no marriage on the cards right now

Today, content is the king and there is such good content out there. “Honestly, woman should speak and why not? So, I am glad that I could do it. Advertising “I think happiness is a state of mind and yes, why go into histrionics. I don’t speak much (about personal life in public) but when…


Hobbs and Shaw dethrones The Lion King at the North American box office

0 Comment(s) Advertising Hobbs and Shaw is reportedly heading for a domestic opening weekend of around 60 million dollars, which is at par with Mission: Impossible — Fallout. Fast & Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw has the two different personalities coming together to fight against Idris Elba’s Brixton Lore, a former MI6 agent who has…


Chhichhore trailer: Shraddha-Sushant starrer promises a heartwarming tale of love and friendship

Tahir Raj Bhasin is the friend who believes in keeping promises and the one who leads the team in times of crisis. At the same time, he also got emotional towards the end of the trailer. Most importantly, it was a wonderful gesture that he gave us such a big surprise which shows he cares…


The Kapil Sharma Show preview: A musical night with Ustad Amjad Ali Khan and his sons Amaan and Ayaan

He will have a hearty laugh over how another American musician took a long time to tune his instrument and the audience started clapping believing he had already started to perform. Ayaan will share that it was their father’s blessings and training that they could reach great heights. Ustad Amjad Ali Khan will also talk…


Hobbs and Shaw has a Game of Thrones spoiler moment

Is he a part of the Fast and Furious franchise now? Also Read | Fast and Furious Presents Hobbs and Shaw post-credit scenes explained Advertising Locke is dispatching terrorists and calls up Luke to inform him about the existence of a new virus that they will presumably tackle in the sequel. Then, all of a…


Govinda hits back at trolls for laughing at his Avatar claims, says they have superiority complex

Govinda had claimed on Aap Ki Adalat that he had rejected Avatar as the director required him to shoot for around 410 days. Yeh galat hai. It’s not like meri aukat nahi hai. Advertising Govinda doubled down on his claims in an interview with Bombay Times. How can TV actors get into films?) This is…