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  • Mumbai Film Festival Diary 2014: On day 5, comedians talk about social media's cool new generation of stars in Alia and Parineeti October 20, 2014

    Mumbai: The past few years, whenever I've attended the Mumbai Film Festival, I've watched most of my films on the weekends. Sundays, in particular, are extremely crowded, because there are many who buy a pass specifically for that day. This was evident to me at 1 am on Saturday when I...
  • 'The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel' trailer: Richard Gere joins the expat residents of the Indian retirement resort August 10, 2014

    The first trailer for director John Madden's sequel to the surprise 2012 boxoffice hit 'The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel' has been released. Simply titled 'The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel', the film promises more adventures with the expat residents of an Indian retirement resort. And we haven't even come to...
  • 'I, Frankenstein' review: The film is silly beyond belief January 31, 2014

    Cast: Aaron Eckhart, Bill Nighy, Miranda Otto, Yvonne Strahovski Director: Stuart Beattie The story of Frankenstein's monster has had many incarnations on screen, but perhaps none as clunky as I, Frankenstein, in which the stitchedup soulless creature is presented as a superhero of sorts. Aaron Eckhart stars as mad scientist Victor Frankenstein's...
  • 'About Time' review: It's a visually appealing film October 3, 2013

    Cast: Domhnall Gleeson, Rachel McAdams, Bill Nighy, Lindsay Duncan, Tom Hollander, Margot Robbie, Richard Cordery Director: Richard Curtis Rating: 2.5 out of 5 Set in a characteristically middleclass English milieu, 'About Time' is a scifi romantic comedy whose premise is very much on the lines of 'Back to the Future' or 'The Time...
  • Masand: 'The Best Exotic...' is worth a watch May 19, 2012

    Cast: Judi Dench, Bill Nighy, Maggie Smith Director: John Madden Seven British fogies find love, sex, jobs, and redemption, when they head to India in the predictable yet feelgood comedy 'The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel'. Directed by Shakespeare In Love's John Madden, the film boasts an ensemble of some of the finest...
  • Tweet Review: The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel May 18, 2012

    New Delhi: Director John Madden's comedy film 'The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel' is being released on May 18, 2012 in India. The film features many known actors like Dev Patel, Judi Dench, Bill Nighy, Tom Wilkinson, Penelope Wilton and others. The film revolves around seven British retirees who come to...
  • Friday Release: The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel May 17, 2012

    New Delhi: 'The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel' not only has a big name, but also has a long list of actors. The film features an ensemble cast that includes Judi Dench, Dev Patel, Celina Imrie, Bill Nighy, Ronald Pickup, Maggie Smith and Penelope Wilton. Directed by John Madden, the film is...
  • Masand: 'Arthur Christmas' is rollicking fun January 13, 2012

    Cast: James McAvoy, Jim Broadbent and Bill Nighy Directors: Sarah Smith, Barry Cook Whether you ever believed in Santa Claus or not, you'll find Arthur Christmas is a charming animation film about how Santa manages to deliver so many presents around the world in one single night. The movie suggests that...