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  • IBNLive Movie Awards 2015: Nominees for Best Male Debut 3 days ago

    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 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...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards 2015: Nominees for Best Costume Design 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 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 Actress 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 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...
  • I can't be compared to Benedict Cumberbatch in 'Sherlock', they do things at a larger scale, says 'PI Private Investigator' actor Mrinal Dutt January 30, 2015

    Mrinal Dutt went to Mumbai about four years ago. It was not very difficult for this young guy to find work as a model initially. He got to play cameos in generic TV serials and was quite clearly happy to do them. He landed a role in the youthful series...
  • Supriya Pathak will soon start shooting for 'All Is Well': Umesh Shukla January 5, 2015

    Mumbai: Umesh Shukla's 'All Is Well' seems to be back on track. Veteran actress Supriya Pathak will soon start shooting for the movie, the director has said. "Supriya Pathak is on board, and she will start shooting for the film soon," Shukla told IANS. The movie had been left in the lurch...
  • 'Ugly' tweet review: It has a compelling story but makes you a tad bit uncomfortable December 26, 2014

    New Delhi: Anurag Kashyap always makes his viewers think. His latest- 'Ugly' is a gritty thriller narrating a story of upmanship of two men in search of their daughter. Featuring Ronit Roy, Tejaswini Kolhapure and Rahut Bhat, the story is of cat and mouse chase in search of a missing child....
  • Online retailer HomeShop18 stops selling books online November 1, 2014

    New Delhi: In what comes as a surprise, e-commerce major HomeShop18 has stopped selling books online. The company has issued a notice announcing that it will no longer be selling books on the site. The notice, however, states no reason as to why the company has discontinued the books section. The...
  • Law commission begins review of the death penalty: Is it time to abolish it now? August 25, 2014

    The Law Commission has begun a review of the death penalty. The Commission has issued a public consultation paper on capital punishment with a detailed questionnaire open to the public to send in their views. ...
  • Poll: Law Commission begins review of death penalty. Is it time to abolish it now? August 25, 2014

    New Delhi: The Law Commission has begun a review of the death penalty. The Commission has issued a public consultation paper on capital punishment with a detailed questionnaire open to the public to send in their views. The move comes after the Supreme Court commuted death sentences of 19 people recently. Besides...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Shreya Ghoshal voted best female singer, Arijit Singh best male singer for 'Aashiqui 2' April 23, 2014

    New Delhi:Shreya Ghoshal and Arijit Singh topped an IBNLive cinema poll to be crowned the Best female and male of 2013, signifying the impact which the film left on the music connoisseurs. In response to an IBNLive poll we conducted earlier this year, we asked our audience to vote for...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Best Editing award for Arif Sheikh for his work in 'D Day' April 23, 2014

    Remember the bomb blast scene in 'D- Day'? The one in which the camera captures the shot from a third person's perspective where the impact of the blast is felt in an eerie soundless shot. That was editor Arif Sheikh's work and his work was voted as the best in...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: 'Maazii' voted as the Best Independent Film of 2013 April 23, 2014

    The Hindi film industry was never known for organised filmmaking, but over the years the scenario has changed a lot. Now, the industry has tilted more in favour of people who have big pockets. The process of filmmaking has become less important than its publicity drive and big studios are...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Mithoon, Ankit Tiwari and Jeet Ganguly voted best music director for 'Aashiqui 2' April 23, 2014

    New Delhi: Bollywood is known for its 'naach and gaana' and the music directors definitely did not disappoint music lovers in 2013. While some gave the fans some quirky songs to shake a leg on, while others touched the hearts with some soulful music and lyrics. 'Aashiqui 2' songs became...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Shreya Ghosal voted best playback singer (female) of 2013 April 23, 2014

    New Delhi: Songs are an integral part of films and 2013 was no different. If male singers took the nation by storm with some of the songs, even female singers were not left far behind in soothing the hearts and souls of many fans. She enticed us with her splendid...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Arijit Singh voted best male playback singer of 2013 April 23, 2014

    New Delhi: The promos of the film might be the first interaction with the audiences but it is always the songs that catch with the fans the most. Even if the film works or fails at the box office, the songs stay with the fans for the longest time. And,...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Kamaljeet Negi's work in 'Madras Cafe' get Best Cinematography April 23, 2014

    Kamaljit Negi's grim and striking visuals in Shoojit Sircar's 'Madras Café' has got the nod of the readers in Best Cinematography category. 'Madras Cafe' got 28.79% votes while Mahendra Shetty's work in 'Lootera' was a close second with 25.76% votes. John Abraham and Shoojit Sircar decided to make a...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: 'Dhoom 3' gets highest votes in Best Sound Designing category April 23, 2014

    The year 2013 saw a mixed bag of successful popular and art house cinema. Sound designers are still to get their due in the Hindi film industry, but with the rise of Resul Pookutty at international level Bollywood filmmakers have started to take this department seriously. From among the top...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Team 'Kai Po Che' gets the nod for Best Screenplay April 23, 2014

    Gujarat and its culture came alive in Abhishek Kapoor's 'Kai Po Che' and got the nod from the readers for its detailed screenplay. With 45% votes, Pubali Chaudhari, Supratik Sen, Abhishek Kapoor and Chetan Bhagat were adjudged as the big winners in the Screenplay category for the film 'Kai Po...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: 'Goliyon Ki Rasleela - Ram Leela' gets highest votes in Best Production Design category April 23, 2014

    Production designing is one area of filmmaking that often goes unnoticed, but you can't expect a good film without the help of this department. In response to IBNLive poll, the readers gave maximum votes 41.59% to Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Goliyon ki Rasleela - Ram Leela'. The majestic and grand...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Maxima Basu-Anju Modi voted Best Costume for 'Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram Leela' April 23, 2014

    2013 saw a range of colourful ghaghras in Ram Leela, the simple chiffon sarees in Lootera, an interesting fusion in Matru ki Bijlee ka Mandola and the Bhaag Milkha Bhaag costumes that revived the memories of yesteryears. All these graceful and lavish outfits set the trend for the rest of...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Supriya Pathak voted best actress in a supporting role April 22, 2014

    New Delhi: Bollywood films might revolve around the lead hero and the heroine, but at times it's their onscreen mothers, friends and sisters who steal the show with their nuanced performances. They might not be the central character but they definitely make many sit upright and take notice of them....
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Prithviraj voted best actor in a supporting role for 'Aurangzeb' April 22, 2014

    New Delhi: They might not be the central focus of the film, but actors who play the supporting roles in films provide a backbone to the story. Most of the time, the lead characters hog the limelight but these actors still manage to turn heads with their striking, 'hatke' performances. And...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Aamir Khan voted best actor in negative role for 'Dhoom 3' April 22, 2014

    2013 saw some really interesting performances by popular actors who were roped in by the filmmakers to play negative roles. But it was Aamir Khan who won the poll with 51.6% votes. Only an actor of his caliber can prove that a film can be never complete unless there is...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Varun Sharma voted best actor in comic role for 'Fukrey' April 22, 2014

    Yes, the results are in, and as expected, the readers have chosen Varun Sharma of 'Fukrey' with 30.63% votes as the winner of the IBN Live Movie Award for Best Actor is a comic role. Very few actors fit into the character so well that people remember them just as...