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  • IBNLive Movie Awards: 'Filmistaan' director Nitin Kakkar voted as the Best Debut by a director 20 hours 34 minutes ago

    We are finally out with the list of winners for this year's IBNLive Movie Awards. Our readers voted for their favourites in different categories, while some of their choices were predictable, there were the others who had a surprise win. Here we recognise the true talents from the industry and...
  • Fares for BEST buses in Mumbai hiked with effect from today April 1, 2015

    Mumbai: The Brihanmumbai Electric Supply and Transport's (BEST) has decided to go ahead with the revision of all non-air conditioned and air conditioned buses from Wednesday. The daily bus ticket in Mumbai will be hiked by 1 and 5 rupees respectively. Commuters using the Bandra-Worli Sea Link in Mumbai will also...
  • Kalki Koechlin, Anurag Kashyap file for divorce March 31, 2015

    New Delhi: Actress Kalki Koechlin, who separated from her husband filmmaker Anurag Kashyap in 2013, has now filed for a divorce and expects to get it soon. Kalki Koechlin, who made her Bollywood debut in Kashyap's 2009 hit movie 'Dev D', tied the knot with him in 2011. In a recent...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards 2015: Nominees for Best Dialogue March 30, 2015

    There have been several discussions and heated debates about the most deserving films in 2014. The past year saw an interesting blend of films that won commercial success and critical acclaim. So while the big films got bigger, several offbeat projects also found several takers. In the second edition of...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards 2015: Nominees for Best Female Debut March 30, 2015

    There have been several discussions and heated debates about the most deserving films in 2014. The past year saw an interesting blend of films that won commercial success and critical acclaim. So while the big films got bigger, several offbeat projects also found several takers. In the second edition of...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards 2015: Nominees for Best Actor (Negative role) March 30, 2015

    There have been several discussions and heated debates about the most deserving films in 2014. The past year saw an interesting blend of films that won commercial success and critical acclaim. So while the big films got bigger, several offbeat projects also found several takers. In the second edition of...
  • World Cup: MS Dhoni's calmness will take India to the final, says best-friend March 25, 2015

    Wishing all the success to Team India ahead of the World Cup semi-final, Mahendra Singh Dhoni's best friend Amir Hashmi, who also plays in the domestic fold, thinks his playmate will add another silverware in India's cabinet for the second time. "I am very happy the way India have played in...
  • 'Chotushkone' is one of my well crafted films, quite proud of it: Srijit Mukherji on his National Award win March 25, 2015

    New Delhi: Having bagged three prestigious awards for his film 'Chotushkone', director Srijit Mukherji said the film was difficult to make but he is quite proud of it. "I knew the film was sent to the jury but the news of winning the Best Director award came out of the...
  • Vin Diesel: 'Furious 7' will win Best Picture March 25, 2015

    Los Angeles: Actor Vin Diesel, who is gearing up for his highly anticipated action thriller 'Furious 7', believes the tribute to the late Paul Walker should win the Best Picture award at next year's Oscars. "Universal is going to have the biggest movie in history with this movie. It will probably...
  • 'Court' gets feature film National Award, director 'hugely surprised' March 24, 2015

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Chaitanya Tamhane, whose film 'Court' was on Tuesday named the National Film Award winner in the best feature film category, was surprised at the news. "I didn't know National Award was getting announced today. It came as a big surprise for me and my entire team," Tamhane told IANS. "Our...
  • Sukhwinder Singh wins National Award for 'Bismil', says song deserved it March 24, 2015

    Mumbai: Singer Sukhwinder Singh was on Tuesday named for the National Film Award for best playback singing for the song 'Bismil' from 'Haider'. He's happy as he feels the track truly deserved the honour. "It's an amazing feeling. Vishal Bhardwaj is a fabulous person and a good musician. 'Bismil' deserves this...
  • Now Showing: Rajeev Masand reviews 'Hunterrr', 'The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel', and 'Cinderella' March 21, 2015

    In this episode of 'Now Showing', CNN-IBN's Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews Hashvardhan Kulkarni's 'Hunterrr' and two Hollywood releases 'The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel', and 'Cinderella'. ...
  • 'The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel' review: It packs in more than it can comfortably handle in its two-hour running time March 20, 2015

    Director: John Madden Cast: Judi Dench, Maggie Smith, Bill Nighy, Dev Patel, Celia Imrie, Penelope Wilton, Ronald Pickup, David Strathairn, Richard Gere You have to hand it to them; they didn't lie when they titled it 'The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel'. This sequel to 2012's surprise hit, about a group of...
  • Romance with Richard Gere is very mature in 'Marigold' sequel: Lillette Dubey March 20, 2015

    New Delhi: She was seen as a domineering mother in 'The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel' but for its sequel actress Lillete Dubey has shed her over-bearing image and will be seen romancing Hollywood heartthrob Richard Gere. The 61-year-old actress, however, says the romance between her character Mrs Kapoor and Gere in...
  • Tina Desai: My 'Marigold Hotel' co-stars Maggie Smith, Judi Dench defy the stereotype of old age March 20, 2015

    New Delhi: To get to work with masters like Maggie Smith, Judi Dench, Bill Nighy and Richard Gere is no laughing matter and Tina Desai knew it when she took on the role of 'Sunaina' in the first part of 'The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel'. Since then the actress has...
  • Lakme Fashion Week 2015, Day 1: Top 5 looks March 19, 2015

    While the showstealer on the first day was ace couturier Manish Malhotra, the other designers who impressed us with their creations on the ramp were Dhruv Kapoor, Surendri and Vaishali. Here are the Top 5 looks from Day 1 of the Lakme Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2015. Designer: Manish Malhotra Designer:...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards 2015: Nominees for Best Director March 18, 2015

    There have been several discussions and heated debates about the most deserving films in 2014. The past year saw an interesting blend of films that won commercial success and critical acclaim. So while the big films got bigger, several offbeat projects also found several takers. In the second edition of...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards 2015: Nominees for Best Supporting Actor (Male) March 17, 2015

    There have been several discussions and heated debates about the most deserving films in 2014. The past year saw an interesting blend of films that won commercial success and critical acclaim. So while the big films got bigger, several offbeat projects also found several takers. In the second edition of...
  • Experience overrides box office success: Tina Desai March 17, 2015

    Mumbai: Hollywood's 'The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel' collected an estimated $8.1 million in its opening weekend in the US, but Indian actress Tina Desai, who features in it, says the experience of working for such a film is far more important to her than its box office performance. Tina,...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards 2015: Nominees for Best Debut Director March 16, 2015

    There have been several discussions and heated debates about the most deserving films in 2014. The past year saw an interesting blend of films that won commercial success and critical acclaim. So while the big films got bigger, several offbeat projects also found several takers. In the second edition of...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards 2015: Nominees for Best Background Score March 15, 2015

    There have been several discussions and heated debates about the most deserving films in 2014. The past year saw an interesting blend of films that won commercial success and critical acclaim. So while the big films got bigger, several offbeat projects also found several takers. In the second edition of...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards 2015: Nominees for Best Female Playback Singer March 14, 2015

    In the second edition of IBNLive Movie Awards, we select nominees in various popular categories and allow our readers decide the outcome. Take our poll to vote and choose your favourite female singer of 2014. Here are the nominees in Best Female Playback Singer Kanika Kapoor for 'Baby Doll': Last year, a...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards 2015: Nominees for Best Film March 13, 2015

    There have been several discussions and heated debates about the most deserving films in 2014. The past year saw an interesting blend of films that won commercial success and critical acclaim. So while the big films got bigger, several offbeat projects also found several takers. In the second edition of...
  • Oscars 2015: Eddie Redmayne wins the Best Actor award for 'The Theory of Everything' February 23, 2015

    Los Angeles: Eddie Redmayne has won the Academy Award for best actor for "The Theory of Everything." Redmayne plays the real-life role of physicist Stephen Hawking, who was diagnosed with motor neuron disease at the age of 21. The actor has been praised for his skillful depiction of Hawking's gradual physical...
  • Why Patrica Arquette's Oscar acceptance speech got the loudest cheer including that of fellow nominee Meryl Streep February 23, 2015

    Actress Patricia Arquette, who won the award for the best supporting actress for 'Boyhood', at the 2015 Oscars gave one of the best acceptance speeches this year. In a very emotional moment, Arquette talked about wage equality and women's rights on the stage. Arquette's speech was received with a huge...
  • Oscars 2015: Patricia Arquette wins best supporting actress for 'Boyhood' February 23, 2015

    Los Angeles: Patricia Arquette has won the Academy Award for best supporting actress for 'Boyhood.' Arquette plays the mother of Ellar Coltrane's Mason in Richard Linklater's sweeping look at a boy's life, filmed over 12 years. It was the first Oscar for Arquette. She also won the Golden Globe in January. The other...
  • 'Ida' wins Oscar for best foreign language film February 23, 2015

    Los Angeles: The black-and-white Polish film "Ida" has won the Academy Award for best foreign language film. The win marks the first foreign language Oscar for Poland despite nine previous nominations and a rich history of filmmaking, including by renowned directors like Andrzej Wajda and Roman Polanski. But the tautly made...
  • Oscars 2015: JK Simmons wins best supporting actor for 'Whiplash' February 23, 2015

    Los Angeles: J.K. Simmons has won the Academy Award for best supporting actor for "Whiplash." Simmons plays a cruel jazz band instructor who berates and humiliates his students, including Miles Teller, who co-stars as an aspiring jazz drummer in Damien Chazelle's film. It was the first Oscar nomination for Simmons, 60, a...
  • Oscars 2015: Have a huge bias for 'Birdman', want it to win 'Best Picture' award, says Neha Dhupia February 23, 2015

    If the predictions are anything to go by, two films 'Boyhood' and 'Birdman' will illustrate Hollywood's starriest night of the year. Even though eight films nominated for the Best Picture also includes 'American Sniper', 'The Imitation Game', 'Selma', 'Theory of Everything', 'The Grand Budapest Hotel' and 'Whiplash', the battle between...