Chashme Baddoor

  • Ali Zafar: I want to balance myself between work and family 19-06-2013 06:52 PM

    Mumbai: Pakistani actor Ali Zafar doesn't believe in being overworked as he loves to spend quality time with family. "I am very happy with the kind of scripts that I am getting right now, but more than that I am happy that I am distributing a lot of time to...
  • Fortunate that I'm not from filmy background: Divyendu Sharma 16-06-2013 05:24 PM

    Mumbai: There is a deluge of newcomers into filmdom and 'Pyaar Ka Punchnama' fame Divyendu Sharma does not feel the heat of the competition as he thinks that there are enough directors and banners for everyone. "I don't really think about the competition. I just want to do good work....
  • Box Office success is crucial for actors: Divyendu Sharma 04-06-2013 10:41 AM

    Mumbai: Actor Divyendu Sharma of 'Chashme Baddoor' fame feels that commercial success is important for actors as it gives producers confidence to invest in them. 'Chashme Baddoor', directed by David Dhawan, was the remake of 1981 hit romcom of the same name, wherein three bachelors vie to get attention of...
  • Divyendu Sharma bags his first solo lead in 'Zaleem Dilli' 20-05-2013 04:47 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Divyendu Sharma, who is riding high on the success of 'Chashme Baddoor', has bagged his first solo lead role in 'Zaleem Dilli'. The film will mark the directorial debut of Dubai-raised filmmaker Japinder Kaur. The 30-year-old actor made his Bollywood debut with 2011 hit film 'Pyar Ka Punchnama'....
  • Siddharth's upcoming film titled as 'Kaaviya Thalavian' 08-05-2013 02:59 PM

    The year is busy for Siddharth, the actor has starred in Hindi film 'Chashme Baddoor' Tamil film 'Udhayam NH4' and this time the actor is all set to entrall his fans with a period film to be directed by Vasantha Balan. This will be a bilingual film to be made...
  • Ali Zafar: Actors don't get typecast in Bollywood 29-04-2013 03:48 PM

    Mumbai: Actor-singer Ali Zafar, who began his Bollywood journey with comedy film 'Tere Bin Laden', feels that actors don't get typecast in the Hindi film industry. "I don't think actors get typecast in Bollywood. If you keep yourself open to various types of roles and genres, people will eventually get...
  • I would like to work in more Bollywood movies: Taapsee Pannu 15-04-2013 07:44 PM

    Actress Taapsee Pannu joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on her movie 'Chashme Baddoor'. Q. Why are you people bringing the olde movies again and again.Is there a lucidity of original ideas in Indian cinema? Asked by: prathap A. It's a tried and tested funda which can work if remixed...
  • Filmi Fiscal: David Dhawan's 'Chashme Baddoor' rakes in Rs 22.6 cr in 4 days 10-04-2013 09:01 PM

    After commercial success with films like 'Heyy Baby', 'Housefull' and 'Housefull 2', filmmaker Sajid Khan had big expectations from his latest, the remake of 'Himmatwala'. Well that remake bombed. ...
  • Siddharth: 'Chashme Baddoor' was like a holiday for me 09-04-2013 11:04 AM

    New Delhi: Siddharth has done only three Hindi films in an acting career spanning over ten years. He was liked by the audience in 'Rang De Basanti' and 'Striker'. He has played Jai Lakhanpal in David Dhawan's 'Chashme Baddoor'. He talks about his chemistry with David Dhawan and the experience...
  • Remake trend will continue, unless audiences reject it: Mayank Shekhar 08-04-2013 05:24 PM

    How does the 'Chashme Buddoor' of 1981 and the 'Chashme Baddoor' of 2013 stack up against one another? Film critic Mayank Shekhar shared his perspective in an interaction with IBNLive readers. Q. Do you think bigger stars could have helped the new 'Chashme Baddoor'? Asked by: Sufi from Roadies A....
  • Taapse Pannu: I was the fourth boy in 'Chashme Baddoor' 08-04-2013 04:50 PM

    New Delhi: Taapsee Pannu was a popular name in the Southern film industry even before debuting in Hindi with David Dhawan's 'Chashme Baddoor'. She talks about the importance of working in different languages and her rapport with fellow actors in the film. Q: How layered is your character in 'Chashme...
  • 'Chashme Badddor' earns Rs 4.75 cr on the 1st day 07-04-2013 02:41 PM

    New Delhi: Indian cinema, in its 100 years' legacy, witnessed for the first time, the digitally restored version of Sai Paranjpye's 1981 'Chashme Buddoor', and its new-age remake, David Dhawan's 'Chashme Baddoor' this week. The latter seems to be doing better business, but the former seems to be setting pace...
  • My 'Chashme Baddoor' is not what Paranjpye made: Dhawan 07-04-2013 12:12 PM

    Mumbai: Rubbishing reports that Sai Paranjpye is upset about the remake of her 'Chashme Buddoor', David Dhawan says he has done nothing that would offend the director of the old classic. "How can she be upset without seeing my 'Chashme Baddoor'? I have not taken anything from her film except...
  • Chashme Baddoor: I approach comedy through drama, says Divyendu 06-04-2013 02:17 PM

    New Delhi: Luv Ranjan's 'Pyaar Ka Punchnama' provided Divyendu Sharma the desired platform in the Hindi film industry. He plays Omi in David Dhawan's 'Chashme Baddoor'. Divyendu opens up about his methods and relationship with David Dhawan during a candid conversation. Q: The character of Liquid gave you a footing...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Chashme Baddoor', 'The Call' 06-04-2013 01:00 PM

    Like a battering ram, David Dhawan's puerile and frenzied remake, 'Chashme Baddoor', shatters and mauls your memories of Sai Paranjpye's charming original. The new 'Chashme Baddoor' does no justice to 1981 film, but it's not unwatchable either. 'The Call', starring Halle Berry, gets straight down to business. It's a promising...
  • Chashme Baddoor: 15 'kameena' wisecracks from the film 06-04-2013 10:23 AM

    New Delhi: Here is a list of 15 wisecracks from David Dhawan's 'Chashme Baddoor' that will have you in splits. 1: What's a kiss? Divyendu explains the mechanics of a kiss to a nervous Ali Zafar about to experience his first lip-lock: Yeh woh chumbakiya padarth hai jisse bak bak...
  • Devendu Sharma: Women still love me despite of women offensive roles 05-04-2013 11:30 PM

    David dhawan's remake of the cult classic 'Chashme Budoor' released this Friday and the cast of the film was in the capital for some last minute promotions. Sidharth and Devendu sharma talk about how they have been birds looking for prey in the film. Devendu Sharma tells about how women...
  • 'Chashme Baddoor' review: The remake mauls your memory of original 05-04-2013 10:43 PM

    Cast: Ali Zafar, Siddharth, Divyendu Sharma, Taapsee Pannu Director: David Dhawan Like a battering ram, David Dhawan's puerile and frenzied remake, 'Chashme Baddoor', shatters and mauls your memories of Sai Paranjpye's charming original. Light-hearted humour and innocent romance makes way for sexist jokes and cheesy puns and the merits of...
  • Write your review: 'Chashme Baddoor'

    Rajeev Masand says 'Chashme Baddoor' mauls your memory of the original. What do you say? Write your own review and win prizes. ...
  • Why the leading men of 'Chashme Baddoor' make better standup comedians than actors 05-04-2013 07:17 PM

    New Delhi: If you keep aside the fact that David Dhawan dared to remake a film that is considered a cult classic, 'Chashme Baddoor' can manage to tickle your funny bone. While the maker completely rips of the innocence that was associated to the original film and infuses slapstick humour...
  • 'Chashme Baddoor': Lead pair fly to Dubai for promotions 05-04-2013 01:09 PM

    To promote the film, as well as for its world premiere, the lead characters of the Hindi flick 'Chashme Baddoor', Taapsee and Siddharth will be flying to Dubai. The film, directed by David Dhawan, is a reinterpretation of the 'Chashme Buddoor' (Hindi), released in 1981. This movie is Taapsee's debut...
  • Chashme Baddoor: I never wanted to act, says Taapsee 05-04-2013 11:35 AM

    New Delhi: Actress Taapsee Pannu, who is making her Bollywood debut with veteran filmmaker David Dhawan's 'Chashme Baddoor', says she couldn't have asked for a better break in the Hindi film industry. The Delhi-based girl, who started her career with Telugu and Tamil films, will be seen opposite actors Rishi...
  • Friday releases: 'Chashme Baddoor', 'Rise of the Zombie' releases 05-04-2013 10:18 AM

    For the first time, a digitally restored version of the original film and its remake - 'Chashme Baddoor' - are hitting screens on the same day. Also, India's first zombie film 'Rise of the Zombie' will be released today. ...
  • 'Chashme Baddoor' Tweet Review: First day, first show 05-04-2013 10:15 AM

    New Delhi: Buddy films always strike a chord among cine goers. And Sai Paranjpye's 1981 'Chashme Buddoor' had all the right ingredients to make it to classic's list. Light hearted comedy, innocence of the lead pair made the film an unforgettable one. Remaking a film which is still well etched...
  • How the new 'Chashme Baddoor' killed the classic 'Chamko' scene 05-04-2013 08:09 AM

    New Delhi: Her hair neatly plaited at the back, an eager, young Deepti Naval enters the bachelor pad of Farooq Sheikh to sell a packet of detergent powder. She has a daily quota of 20 house visits to register at the company that sells the 'Chamko' detergent powder and Sheikh's...
  • Chashme Baddoor: 10 things to expect from the film 04-04-2013 03:45 PM

    New Delhi: Sai Paranjpye's 1981 film 'Chashme Buddoor' is among those films which established rom-com as a sought after genre in the Hindi film industry. So, when David Dhawan announced that he is going to remake the cult-classic with new actors, it was seen as a risky decision. However, David...
  • Chashme Baddoor: Comedy emerges out of tragedy, says Ali Zafar 04-04-2013 01:59 PM

    New Delhi: Ali Zafar has done only three films in Bollywood so far, but he is said to be one of the dark horses of the Hindi film industry. He is all set to reprise Farooq Shaikh's character from the original 'Chashme Buddoor' in David Dhawan's 'Chashme Baddoor'. He talks...
  • Farooque Sheikh, Deepti Naval on new 'Chashme Baddoor' 01-04-2013 03:53 PM

    Directed by David Dhawan, the 2013 'Chashme Baddoor' is a light-hearted drama. ...