Chashme Buddoor

  • Farooq was part of my career and life: Deepti Naval 29-12-2013 03:21 PM

    Mumbai: Veteran actress Deepti Naval says the late Farooq Sheikh -- the two were a popular pair in films -- was a constant part of her professional and personal lives. On Saturday Deepti woke up to the news that Farooq was no more. He died of cardiac arrest in Dubai...
  • Farooq was fantastic and deserved more work: MS Sathyu 29-12-2013 01:25 PM

    New Delhi: It was on "intuition" that M.S. Sathyu gave a big screen break to a young, innocent-looking Farooq Sheikh 40 years back in 'Garam Hawa'. His talent, says the filmmaker, was "fantastic". However, he rues that the late actor didn't get as much work as he truly deserved. Farooq's...
  • Farooq Sheikh's body to be brought back to India for funeral 29-12-2013 09:58 AM

    New Delhi: Veteran actor Farooq Sheikh died of heart attack in Dubai on Saturday morning. His body will be brought back to Mumbai today for his funeral after completing the formalities in Dubai. The Indian film industry mourned the death of veteran actor Farooq Sheikh. Many Bollywood actors and directors...
  • Farooq Sheikh dies of heart attack in Dubai 28-12-2013 10:40 PM

    Bollywood actor Farooq Sheikh died of heart attack in Dubai at the age of 65. He was best known for his contribution to parallel cinema in the 1970s and 1980s. Born on March 25, 1984 to Mustafa and Farida Sheikh in Gujarat's Baroda District, Farooq Sheikh was the eldest of...
  • Farooq Sheikh: The blue eyed boy of the parallel cinema movement 28-12-2013 05:21 PM

    Mumbai: With his boy-next-door persona and understated style, Farooq Sheikh made his entry into films at a time when the parallel art cinema was making its presence felt and he went on to work in some of the best movies of that era. Sheikh passed away in Dubai late last...
  • Veteran actor Farooq Sheikh dies of heart attack at the age of 65 28-12-2013 08:09 AM

    Dubai: Veteran actor Farooq Sheikh passed away late on Friday night in Dubai after suffering a sudden heart attack. Born on 25 March 1948, he died at the age of 65. His body will be brought to Mumbai later in the day after completing the formalities. Sheikh who is best...
  • Good, bad, invisible: Movies you watched, missed in March-April 18-11-2013 02:01 PM

    New Delhi: As the year 2013 nears its end, we give you an insight into Bollywood films - both the hits and misses at the box office. While many films were trashed by critics, there have been a few that proved lucky for the industry and raked in the moolah....
  • 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....
  • 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 Buddoor: Your guide to the popular brands of the 80s 06-04-2013 10:22 AM

    New Delhi: "Khushboodaar, jhaagwala Chamko. Istemal kijiye baar baar lagatar Chamko". Who can forget the popular Chamko scene from the 1981 cult film 'Chashme Buddoor' where a simple salesgirl Neha (Deepti Naval) steps into a bacherlor's pad and gives Siddharth (Farooque Sheikh) a demonstration of the new detergent powder. Such...
  • 'Chashme Buddoor' (1981) review: It's cinematic nostalgia at its best 05-04-2013 10:59 PM

    Cast: Farooq Shaikh, Deepti Naval, Rakesh Bedi, Ravi Baswani, Saeed Jaffrey Director: Sai Paranjpye If you've watched the original 'Chashme Buddoor', it's unlikely that you'll ever forget the characters of Omi and Jai (played by Rakesh Bedi and Ravi Baswani), two slackers who constantly bum cigarettes from Lalan Miyaan (Saeed...
  • Write your review: 'Chashme Buddoor'

    Rajeev Masand says 'Chashme Buddoor' is cinematic nostalgia at its best. What do you say? Write your own review and win prizes. ...
  • Publicity helps in the long run: David Dhawan 05-04-2013 07:24 PM

    Mumbai: David Dhawan's 'Chashme Buddoor' remake released Friday alongside the digitally restored version of the original, but the filmmaker is unfazed by the competition. He believes the simultaneous release would create curiosity among the audiences. "It's a good thing. Enjoy it in a good spirit, it's a new thing. It's...
  • Sai Paranjpye's 'Chashme Buddoor': Tweet Review 05-04-2013 06:13 PM

    New Delhi: Director Sai Paranjpye's hugely acclaimed film, 'Chashme Buddoor' is set to hit the screen yet again after a span of three decades. The film about friendship and innocent love has achieved the cult status over the years. And, the original pair Deepti Naval and Farooque Sheikh is back...
  • 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 Buddoor: Cherish the old world romance 04-04-2013 05:05 PM

    New Delhi: Director Sai Paranjpye's hugely acclaimed film of 1981, 'Chashme Buddoor' is also re-releasing alongwith David Dhawan's 'Chashme Baddoor'. Though the film is going to see a limited release under the PVR banner but it has created a good buzz among the film enthusiast. The film has been digitally...
  • Chashme Baddoor: Taapsee, Siddharth, Divyendu promote film in Mumbai 07-03-2013 06:30 PM

    'Chashme Baddoor' makers chose a college in Mumbai to promote their film. ...
  • Aman Ki Asha: Ali Zafar paired with Yami Gautam 15-11-2012 12:01 PM

    Mumbai: Pakistani singer-actor Ali Zafar is all set to star in romantic-comedy 'Aman Ki Asha' opposite actress Yami Gautam. The 32-year-old actor, who was last seen in romantic film 'London, Paris, New York', will also compose the music for director E Nivas's film. "My next feature, a rom com is...
  • Online hunt for 'Chashme Buddoor' remake title 12-12-2011 05:31 PM

    New Delhi: Filmmaker David Dhawan has launched an online hunt for an alternate title for the remake of 1981 classic 'Chashme Buddoor'. "David Dhawan is looking for an alternate title for 'Chashme Buddoor'. Send your title. If chosen you get Rs.25,000 and an invite to the premiere," actor Anupam Kher,...