India has never had a strong independent film culture: Yeh Ballet director Sooni Taraporevala

I could not have asked for anyone better — in terms of acting, dancing or the hard work they put in. Yeh Ballet, Sooni Taraporevala’s second outing as a director, after Little Zizou (2008), is based on one such true story. Why have so few Indian movies made the cut? It was coincidental. What was…


Berlin International Film Festival: In Between Conversations

Bad tales. Based on the real-life story of a celebrated photographer who allows himself to be persuaded to document evidence of a greedy, powerful corporation in Japan which is contaminating the environment by untreated chemicals, Minamata, directed by Andrew Levitas, is not a particularly good film. All three encounters follow one after another. He works…


Thappad box office prediction: Taapsee Pannu film to face no competition from Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan and Bhoot

So, both of them will pull people to theaters.” While there is no other big film releasing along with Thappad, the movie buffs have previous week’s Bhoot: The Haunted Ship and Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan to choose from. Now it remains to be seen how the audience will accept the film.” But, Thappad targets a…


Shah Rukh Khan: Way forward for any country is by educating itself more

“I am a big believer in education. “Related to the fact, is of course, education of women, empowering women, to look after themselves to look after their families… If you are able to empower them with education, the world goes even further forward,” the actor added. 📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. Shah…


Ala Vaikunthapurramloo now available on Netflix and Sun NXT

The movie is also available to watch on Sun NXT, the online video streaming platform owned and operated by Sun TV Network Limited. Indianexpress.com’s Manoj Kumar R gave the film three stars. The main pleasures of Ala Vaikunthapurramuloo are not unravelling of the secrets that the characters are determined to carry to their graves. By:…


Rajinikanth’s Into the Wild episode to air on March 23

Premieres 23 March at 8 PM, only on Discovery #ThalaivaOnDiscovery.” Not too long ago, a motion poster of the episode was shared by the makers. Into The Wild with Bear Grylls marks the television debut of Rajinikanth. But in the wild everything is different… It was so fun to spend time with the legend and…


Steven Spielberg quits Indiana Jones 5, James Mangold in talks to helm film

Indiana Jones 5 was originally scheduled to be released on July 19, 2019 when it was announced in 2016. The filming was going to start this summer, and it is not clear if this development will throw a wrench into the process. Variety further reported that the decision was Spielberg’s who thought it best to…


Better Call Saul Season 5 first impression: Bob Odenkirk’s Jimmy McGill continues to break bad

None of his actions seemed far-fetched, including the time when he tried to poison a child. While Breaking Bad was an explosion and much faster-paced, Better Call Saul is a tragedy playing out in slow-motion. While Mike offed a kind, innocent man at the orders of Gus Fring, Jimmy completed his transformation into Saul Goodman…


Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters recites Aamir Aziz’s Sab Yaad Rakha Jayega

We will speak so loudly that even the deaf will hear. Killers, we will become ghosts and write of your killings, with all the evidence. Pink Floyd co-founder and guitarist Roger Waters was recently captured on camera reading activist and poet Aamir Aziz’s poem ‘Sab Yaad Rakha Jayega.’ The musician was speaking at a London…


Onward director Dan Scanlon: Tom Holland has an infectious charm and sincerity

📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. The younger brother Ian (voice by Tom Holland) is something of an introvert. The rest of the film is about the brothers going on a quest to find the rest of him. By: Entertainment Desk | New Delhi | Published: February 27, 2020 12:56:58 pm Onward will…


Macaulay Culkin joins cast of American Horror Story season 10

Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and stay updated with the latest headlines For all the latest Entertainment News, download Indian Express App. 📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. “#AHSSeason10,” Murphy captioned the post. Murphy took to Instagram to share the ensemble cast list in the form of short videos showing waves…


AR Rahman on 99 Songs: It’s an art to balance between creative and commercial

As a producer, AR Rahman had to strike a balance between art and commerce. In a statement, Rahman said, “I feel like I have been reborn since the time I have decided to turn producer. Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and stay updated with the latest headlines For all the latest Entertainment News,…


Music composer Arjun Janya hospitalised

He added, “That’s when we suspected that he might be developing cardio problem. Follow us on Facebook | Twitter | Telegram | Helo | Pinterest | Tumblr | TikTok for all things Entertainment 📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. “On Sunday, he came to me with abdominal pain, loose motion, headache, body ache,…


Knives Out director Rian Johnson reveals Apple’s ‘no iPhone for villain’ policy

Johnson said, “I don’t know if I should say this or not. In a video interview with Vanity Fair, Johnson discussed a scene from his recent murder mystery, Knives Out. Follow us on Facebook | Twitter | Telegram | Helo | Pinterest | Tumblr | TikTok for all things Entertainment 📣 The Indian Express is…


Cobra: What we know about Vikram-starrer so far

By: Entertainment Desk | New Delhi | Published: February 27, 2020 2:55:14 pm Vikram plays the lead role in Cobra. He has previously helmed Demonte Colony (2015) and Imaikkaa Nodigal (2018). I may not be the person I am talking to you. Here’s what we know about Cobra so far. But hey, I am. Just…