More stories

  • in ,

    Ghoomketu, Gulabo Sitabo officially move to direct-to-digital

    Since the past few weeks, there have been discussions going around about films which might skip theatrical releases and arrive directly on OTT, due to the coronavirus-induced lockdown. Due to the pandemic, the theatres have been shut and there doesn’t seem to be any clear answer on when it will be allowed to function. Even […] More

  • in

    Pink bags the National Award for the Best Film On Social Issues

    Rising Sun Films, the prolific production banner headed by Director Shoojit Sircar and Ronnie Lahiri, has once again struck gold at the National Film Awards . Their film ‘Pink’ (2016), the most talked about social thriller last year with a story that is both pertinent and resonant of contemporary times, has won the award for […] More

  • in

    “Prem Jomuna (Remix)” by DJ AKS is groovy!

    ::cck::1564::/cck:: ::fulltext:: REAKS Records presents the music video of “Prem Jomuna (Remix)” by DJ AKS featuring Jai Matt and Parvez. The Urban Bangla single is an eclectic musical blend of RnB/Pop and Bangla Folk instruments. Based in Dubai, DJ AKS who is known for his collaboration with DJ Suketu, has produced a number of hit […] More

  • in

    Bollywood Award shows are a joke!

    The season of awards in Bollywood is in full swing. It looks really idiotic when each award ceremony is differently awarding Best Actors, Best Actresses or Best Films. It looks a deceiving game of favouritism. The harsh reality is that the majority in the industry don’t take these award ceremonies seriously. Many top actors don’t […] More

  • in

    Top 10 Melodies of 2015

    Bollywood music has changed drastically over the last few years. The abundance of EDM and club numbers have dominated the music industry with some nonsensical lyrics. The less said, the better. The emphasis on creating tracks which will be popular in clubs was a trend until it got saturated with mediocre Bollywood numbers. 2015 revived […] More

  • in

    Deepika is overwhelmed with messages after the release of Bajirao Mastani’s teaser

    ::cck::933::/cck:: ::fulltext:: Deepika Padukone who is currently spending quality time with her family has her phone non-stop buzzing! The actress, who barely gets time with her family, usually disconnects from her work to be with family, is finding a hard time with her phone. Reason being, Deepika is getting constant congratulatory messages from all her […] More

  • in

    Tanu Weds Manu Returns is a Blockbuster!

    ::cck::851::/cck:: ::fulltext:: The loveable Tanu and Manu have done the unthinkable, and this time around they have Datto to thank as well. Together, the trio has managed to achieve a feat which wasn’t really on the cards for even their near and dear ones (read, director Aanand L Rai who has co-produced the film with […] More

  • in

    Piku Movie Review

    Apart from collaborating with Amitabh Bachchan on various television commercials, director Shoojit Sircar had also made a feature film ‘Shoebite’ (also known as ‘Johnny Mastana’) starring the legendary actor in the lead role. The film was supposed to be Sircar’s second directorial venture after ‘Yahaan’ but it never saw the light of the day. Shoojit […] More

  • in

    DJ AKS has two releases within a week

    ::cck::781::/cck:: ::fulltext:: The Official Piku Title Remix is the latest from DJ AKS in Bollywood. Composed by Anupam Roy, the remix is for Shameer Tandon. Piku deals with the relationship between a father (Amitabh Bachchan) and his daughter (Deepika Padukone). The movie also features Irrfan Khan, Moushumi Chatterjee and Jishu Sengupta in supporting roles. Directed […] More

  • in

    Piku Music Review

    ::cck::775::/cck:: ::fulltext:: The three films directed by Shoojit Sircar (not taking into account the unreleased ‘Shoebite’), ‘Yahaan’, ‘Vicky Donor’ and ‘Madras Café’ were not musicals but the director managed to make room for music in each of these films. ‘Madras Café’ was largely a songless thriller with just one song playing in the final reels […] More

  • in

    Irrfan and Deepika share great chemistry at Piku’s trailer launch

    ::cck::638::/cck:: ::fulltext:: Not very often do you see co-stars being colour coordinated at an event unless it’s planned. But the lead pair of Piku, Irrfan Khan and Deepika Paduokne were spotted colour coordinated at the films trailer launch event. A source close to the duo said, “It was just a mere coincidence and was not […] More