Cocktail

  • 'Finding Fanny' tweet review: The film belongs to Naseeruddin Shah and Pankaj Kapoor, they are brilliant 5 days ago

    New Delhi: When you cast Pankaj Kapoor and Naseeruddin Shah in a film together, you know you can't go too wrong with script. Homi Adajania's latest film 'Finding Fanny' is a quirky tale of five oddballs who go on a road trip in search of a certain Fanny Fernandez. The...
  • A new cocktail calculator that tells alcohol content of your drink July 6, 2014

    Washington: Researchers have developed a new cocktail calculator that can help drinkers better understand the units of alcohol that they are consuming in different beverages. The calculator developed by The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) is supposed to be used as an educational guide only, and consumers should...
  • So you want to become a bartender? From 'Daiquiri' to 'Cement Mixer' - these are 50 exotic cocktail recipes of all time April 8, 2014

    From 'Daiquiri' to 'Cement Mixer' and 'Liquid Cocaine' - these are 50 exotic cocktail recipes of all time that you can make easily. ...
  • Film with repeat value a 100 crore film for me: Deepika Padukone January 5, 2014

    Actor Deepika Padokone who has had a series of successful films claims that for her a 100 crore film is only the one which has a repeat value. Padukone added that there is no easy way out and that one should be honest in everything that they do. She also...
  • Ready to welcome 2014 in style? Here is your party guide December 26, 2013

    2013 will soon be history. burrp! suggests a few snazzy ways to bid it a grand farewell and bring in 2014. With another New Year's Eve upon us, the glitziest parties and the flashiest bashes are outdoing each other in their attempt to throw the most happening farewell of 2013....
  • Crude device explodes outside Indian envoy's office in Bangladesh November 11, 2013

    Chittagong: A crude device exploded outside Indian Assistant High Commission office in Chittagong, Bangladesh on Monday. The incident happened after the office hours. Crude device also known as Cocktail was thrown on the guard hut outside the Indian envoy's office. No injuries have been reported in the incident. The Bangladesh...
  • Five films that showcase live-in relationship September 8, 2013

    New Delhi: Recently released 'Shuddh Desi Romance' is receiving praise from the critics and the spectators. Director Maneesh Sharma's film that stars Parineeti Chopra, Sushant Singh Rajput and Vaani Kapoor, is generating good revenue as well. The film is a humorous take on the young generation's mindset towards the institution...
  • Is Deepika Padukone Bollywood's new muse? July 11, 2013

    Deepika Padukone is the new chosen one of Bollywood. After hits like 'Cocktail' and 'Race 2', the model turned actress nailed it with her monster hit 'Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani'. She will be next seen in Rohit Shetty's 'Chennai Express'. ...
  • Chennai Express: In conversation with Deepika Padukone June 18, 2013

    First she got the nod from the critics for her performance in 'Cocktail' and now Deepika Padukone has got the box office figures to match her performance in 'Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani'. Deepika's 'Chennai Express' promo is out and she has received a lot of praise from the people. ...
  • Has woman power finally graced Bollywood? March 12, 2013

    New Delhi: Traditionally and historically, while women in Bollywood have been loved, adored and admired, it is the heroes who have always dominated the space. From the big three of the fifties (Dilip Kumar, Dev Anand, Raj Kapoor) to the big three of the day (Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan,...
  • Malayalam film 'Cocktail' to be remade into Tamil January 11, 2013

    Chennai: Critically acclaimed Malayalam film 'Cocktail' will be remade into Tamil with actress Radhika Apte among others comprising the cast. Producers Spellbound Films Inc said Telugu star Randhir and Apte have been roped in for the Tamil remake of the Malayalam original, which starred Jayasurya, Anoop Menon and Samvurtha Sunil,...
  • Deepika Padukone: I am very harsh on myself December 28, 2012

    New Delhi: Deepika Padukone may have chartered a successful Bollywood career for herself in a short span but the actress says she is rarely happy with her work. The 25-year-old says her self-criticism helps her do better with each film. "I am very harsh on myself. I am very rarely satisfied...
  • Race 2: I play an aggressive woman, says Deepika December 24, 2012

    Mumbai: Deepika Padukone, whose father was a badminton champion, uses the spirit of sportsmanship while working in filmdom and says she knows how to be competitive in a positive manner. One of the A-list actresses, she has some good projects in hand like 'Chennai Express' with Shah Rukh Khan and...
  • Deepika Padukone: I wish, I was part of 'Rockstar' December 23, 2012

    Mumbai: If Deepika Padukone is satisfied after doing romantic comedy 'Cocktail' in 2012, she wishes she had been part of the Ranbir Kapoor starrer 2011 musical hit 'Rockstar'. "I am more than happy I was part of 'Cocktail'. It was the most satisfying experience to do the film. The audience really...
  • Deepika: Glamorous roles too require acting talent December 10, 2012

    Mumbai: She has done glamorous as well as non-glamorous roles but Deepika Padukone feels sad when people think a glamorous role does not require hard work. "I think the role is more important. It is a misconception that a glamorous role doesn't require acting talent. It's a bit strange, because...
  • UK: Teen's stomach removed after nitrogen drink October 9, 2012

    London: A British teenager had her stomach removed to save her life after she drank a cocktail made with liquid nitrogen, which creates a smokey effect. Gaby Scanlon was celebrating her 18th birthday at a bar in Lancaster, the Daily Mail reported on Monday. After taking the cocktail, she developed severe...
  • Deconstructing Deepika: The Bollywood actress gets candid September 5, 2012

    Deepika Padukone talks about the variety of her roles in movies and her future projects. ...
  • Diana Penty demands Rs 2 crore for a TV ad August 25, 2012

    Mumbai: She may be just one-film old, but looks like Diana Penty has already decided to act pricey in the industry. No wonder that she demanded a bomb to endorse a hair care product. Not happy with her act, the company promptly dropped her like a piece of hot coal. Our...
  • Barfi!: Welcome back, Pritam Chakraborty August 22, 2012

    New Delhi: It seems music director Pritam Chakraborty has taken the plagiarism charges seriously. Now, he wants to reclaim his position as a talented and original composer. Listen to ‘Barfi’ songs if you don’t believe it. A new song of ‘Barfi’ called ‘Kyon’ has got good response after the lyricist of...
  • Randeep wants to become a sex symbol with 'Jism 2' August 2, 2012

    New Delhi: Randeep Hooda is the man of the moment. The actor has been seen in a lot of films lately including ‘Cocktail’ and ‘Jannat 2’. His new film ‘Jism 2’, in which he plays a dreaded assassin, is scheduled to be released on August 3. Randeep Hooda talks to...
  • Box office report: 'Kya Super Kool Hain Hum' vs 'Cocktail' July 31, 2012

    Take a look at the box office collection of 'Kya Super Kool Hain Hum' and 'Cocktail'. ...
  • Diana Penty is scared of Randeep Hooda July 28, 2012

    Mumbai: This actress is always quick to press the panic button. In fact Diana Penty has had a couple of episodes where she may have over-reacted a bit. As a first-time actor, it’s understandable that Diana may have had misgivings about facing the camera. But she apparently was also scared...
  • Saif in no mood to discuss his wedding date July 25, 2012

    Mumbai: Saif Ali Khan may be thousands of miles away from India currently, shooting for his next home production in Mauritius, but speculations around his marriage have reached him there too. However, basking in the glory of the success of 'Cocktail', he seems to be in no mood to discuss...
  • 'The Dark Knight Rises' conquers Box Office July 24, 2012

    Though the film released in just 600 screens in India, 'The Dark Knight Rises' collected Rs 5.1 crore on Friday, Rs 6.20 crore on Saturday and it's three-day weekend total stands at Rs 17 crore. ...
  • Deepika talks about 'Cocktail' and her upcoming films July 24, 2012

    Post her feisty role in 'Cocktail', Deepika Padukone says she is now working on 'Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani', 'Race 2' and 'Kochadaiyan' with Rajinikanth. ...
  • I didn't get a ticket to watch 'Cocktail': Deepika July 21, 2012

    Mumbai: When we finally managed to get through to Deepika Padukone’s cell, it was already 10 pm. Given that she had a hectic day in between shoots, it came as a pleasant surprise when Dippy’s voice came through from the other side, sounding fresh and chirpy. With her phone ringing...
  • Cocktail: Next entrant to the Rs 100 crore club? July 19, 2012

    New Delhi: In case of Bollywod, it seems what the critics say about a film doesn’t matter much for the audiences. Be it Salman Khan’s ‘Bodyguard’, Akshay Kumar’s ‘Housefull 2’ and ‘Rowdy Rathore’ or Saif Ali Khan’s latest film ‘Cocktail’, all of them got below average reviews. However, all these...
  • Kahaani to Cocktail: 5 disappointing film endings July 18, 2012

    New Delhi: A smart resolution is as much a part of a good film as the overall plot. It's that moment when you lean back in your seat as the lights come on and say "Damn! Didn't see that coming." The climax is what filmmakers offer you after two hours...
  • Playing Veronica was challenging in 'Cocktail': Deepika July 17, 2012

    Actress Deepika Padukone's sizzling Veronica act in 'Cocktail' is creating quite a buzz. ...