KAMINEY

  • Shahid Kapoor: I hope Vishal Bhardwaj casts me in his next film and I hope that film is 'Kaminey 2' September 25, 2014

    Mumbai: Shahid Kapoor's "Haider" with Vishal Bhardwaj is ready to come out, but that is not enough for the actor. His wish is that the filmmaker should make "Kaminey 2" with him. While reports are doing the round that Shahid is, in fact, already a part of "Kaminey 2", the actor...
  • After 'Haider', Shahid Kapoor to work with Vishal Bhardwaj in 'Maha Kaminey' April 19, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Shahid Kapoor is all set to star in Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Maha Kaminey', which is the sequel to his 2009 hit film 'Kaminey'. 'Kaminey' had Shahid, Priyanka Chopra and Amol Gupte in lead roles. The film was produced by UTV Motion Pictures. The film was set against the backdrop of...
  • Vishal Bhardwaj has given me the best character of my life: Shahid November 23, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Shahid Kapoor, who is teaming up with 'Kaminey' director Vishal Bhardwaj yet again, says the new movie, 'Haider', has given him a chance to explore a new space. Talking about 'Haider', Shahid said: "It's awesome. I love working with Vishal sir as he has given me the best character...
  • Shahid Kapoor: You can never know that a film will surely do well September 15, 2013

    New Delhi: After completing a decade in Bollywood, actor Shahid Kapoor is happy with the way his career has shaped, but regrets not doing enough films in the past ten years. The 32-year-old actor made his acting debut in 2003 with the college drama Ishq Vishk and has so far starred...
  • No set formula for success in Bollywood: Karan Kundra August 24, 2013

    New Delhi: TV star Karan Kundra is making his Bollywood debut with Vikram Bhatt's 'Horror Story' and the actor says he is happy to have an unconventional film as his launch pad. Kundra, who rose to fame with romantic soap opera 'Kitani Mohobbat Hai', believes an actor should be judged...
  • I am ready to do Malayalam films: Shajith Koyeri September 19, 2012

    Anurag Basu's 'Barfi' carries a pinch of freshness in each frame. The movie, where Ranbir Kapoor plays a deaf and mute guy, has its sound designed by Shajith Koyeri, a Keralite. Considered as one of the best sound designers in Bollywood, the Punnolborn National Award winning sound designer has worked...
  • Friday Release: Soft romantic 'Teri Meri Kahaani' June 21, 2012

    New Delhi: Though the team of 'Teri Meri Kahaani' has not left any stone unturned to promote their film, its biggest challenge will be the release of 'Gangs of Wasseypur' on the same day. 'Gangs of Wasseypur' has been acclaimed at various film festivals across the globe, but 'Teri Meri...
  • Have never made films for audiences: Bharadwaj November 25, 2011

    Panaji: The Hindi filmmakers today said that while they want to be true and innovative to their craft, box office dynamics cannot be ignored while making a movie. "I have never made films for audiences. I did them for myself. I wish some of my films recovered costs for the...
  • Chocolate boy to gentleman: Shahid's journey September 25, 2011

    New Delhi: Auditions, rejections...Shahid Kapoor rewinds to life 10 years back when he was just one among the thousands vying to find a place in Bollywood. And an actor father was no bonus, says the 30yearold, whose progression from a chocolate boy hero to a mature actor is subtly reflected...
  • Bond set to return to India after 3 decades June 22, 2011

    November will see the return of James Bond to India after three decades, with Daniel Craig shooting for the new Bond film at a sprawling studio in Karjat. ...
  • I've taken a risk...: Vishal Bhardwaj February 18, 2011

    Director Vishal Bhardwaj admits Indian cinema is maleoriented and that he has taken a risk by making 7 Khoon Maaf, which revolves around a woman. But he he says he couldn't resist the temptation to bring Ruskin Bond's story on the big screen as it is. "Women are a depressed part...
  • PREVIEW: ShahidAnushka in Badmaash Company May 3, 2010

    Remember Shahid Kapoor doing con jobs in Vishal Bhardwaj's hit Kaminey? The actor does the same, but in a more sophisticated avatar, in Badmaash Company releasing Friday. Produced and distributed by Yash Raj Films, the movie is actor Parmeet Sethi's directorial debut. Shahid has teamed up with Anushka Sharma in the...
  • Who are B'wood's Best Supporting Actors? April 24, 2010

    In Quentin Tarantino's Inglourious Basterds, audiences had a feeling that Christoph Waltz as Colonel Hans Landa overshadowed lead actor Brad Pitt. It was no surprise then, that the Austrian actor won the Best Supporting Actor Oscar for 2010. He did not forget to mention in his acceptance speech that without...
  • 'Saat Khoon Maaf' will be unique: Priyanka April 8, 2010

    Priyanka Chopra has just started shooting for director Vishal Bhardwaj's Saat Khoon Maaf and says it will be a different movie. "It's too early to speak about Saat Khoon Maaf but it will be a very unique film for sure," Priyanka told reporters in Mumbai on Tuesday after launching the denim...
  • 'Esha Deol is misunderstood by everyone' March 31, 2010

    We all know him for his performance oriented role of Mikhail in Kaminey. This actor has travelled a path that many aspiring actors would think twice before walking on. IBNMovies chats with Chandan Roy Sanyal who has just returned from a month long shoot. His next flick is produced by...
  • Kaminey bags maximum Filmfare nominations February 11, 2010

    New Delhi: Even though Aamir Khan's comedydrama 3 Idiots was the biggest hit of 2009, filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj's crime caper Kaminey has surpassed it in bagging the maximum nominations for the 55th Idea Filmfare Awards. 3 Idiots, starring Aamir, R Madhavan, Sharman Joshi and Kareena Kapoor, was highly appreciated by viewers...
  • Watch: Bollywood hits and flops of 2009 December 30, 2009

    Mumbai: Kurbaan, Main Aur Mrs Khanna, Blue, London Dreams, Chandni Chowk to China, and Delhi 6 are some movies that have been 2009's biggest turkeys. ...
  • Fine art of film appreciation and Mumbai Film Festival October 29, 2009

    Mumbai: After having won critical acclaim for his role as Bhope Bhau in the recent release Kaminey, actor and writer Amole Gupte is now training a bunch of youngsters on the finer nuances of film appreciation for the forthcoming Mumbai Film Festival. He is joined by noted German crictic Daniel...
  • Dev D fame Kalki on films, her dream roles October 27, 2009

    New Delhi: The 11th Osian Cinefan Film Festival kickstarted over the weekend in the Capital with a ceremony to honour Oscarwinning lyricist Gulzar with the Lifetime Achievement Award. Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit and filmmaker Vishal Bharadwaj were also present on the occasion. This year the focus of the festival has...
  • Kaminey was the toughest role of my life: Shahid September 19, 2009

    Shahid Kapur on his journey from the chocolate boy image to his tough look. ...
  • Kaminey was my litmus test, says Shahid September 7, 2009

    Mumbai: Audiences and critics can't stop raving about Shahid Kapur's performance in Kaminey, but the 28yearold actor says doing the dark thriller was a "litmus test" as his wellwishers felt breaking away from his lover boy image may ruin his career. "The fact is that mass as well as niche audiences...
  • PostKaminey, Shahid charges Rs 15 cr per film September 2, 2009

    Director Subhash Ghai is reportedly upset with Shahid Kapur as the actor has asked for Rs 15 crore to do a film with him. Shahid, who was once a dance extra in Ghai's Taal, is on cloud nine after the success of his recent release Kaminey and is not ready...
  • Bollywood on selfhealing path with four hits August 25, 2009

    New Delhi: Energetic openings to Bollywood's four recent releases, New York, Kambakkht Ishq, Love Aaj Kal and Kaminey, have succeeded in perking up the business. Wounded by a long strike earlier this year, the film industry is perhaps on a selfhealing path now, say trade pundits. The twomonthlong standoff between...
  • BO report: Shadow, Sikandar fail to attract crowd August 25, 2009

    Both the new releases of the week Piyush Jha's Sikandar and Rohit Nayyar's Shadow opened poorly at the box office. While Kaminey, which had a great first week, the film's collections saw a drop in big city multiplexes and a huge fall at other places over the second weekend....
  • Jagannath body files FIR against Kaminey makers August 25, 2009

    Bhubaneswar: A first information report (FIR) was filed on Monday against the director and producer of Kaminey for allegedly denigrating Lord Jagannath in the film. The FIR has been filed by Jagannath Sena Sangathan at a police station in Puri alleging that Lord Jagannath has been shown in poor light in...
  • Filmi Fiscal: Sikandar not a crowd puller August 25, 2009

    This weeks release is a film called Sikandar. Sikandar stars two child artists. Parzan Dastur of Kuch Kuch Hota Hai fame and Ayesha Kapoor who played the young Rani Mukherjee in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Black. The film reflects the problems in Kashmir and shows how young children sometimes used in...
  • I thought Kaminey offer's a crank call: Amol Gupte August 24, 2009

    Mumbai: Amol Gupte has received praise for his performance as a Maharashtrian mafioso in Vishal Bharadwaj's recently released dark thriller Kaminey, but when the writerdirector was first approached for the role he thought someone was playing a prank on him. "I thought it was a crank call. A man named Honey...
  • Kaminey not an abuse, it's an endearment: Gulzar August 22, 2009

    Mumbai: Many felt the title of Vishal Bharadwaj's latest hit Kaminey was odd. But lyricist Gulzar says that far from being abusive, it is a term of endearment. In fact, his old associate and friend Om Puri actually comes to Gulzar's home, has his favourite snacks and waits to hear the...
  • Insurance firms help film producers cover up losses August 19, 2009

    Mumbai: New releases Life Partner and Kaminey didnt do any business in Mumbai and Pune over the weekends as all the multiplexes and theatres were shut due to swine flu scare. But still the producers dont seem to have suffered much of a loss. The practice of insuring films has...