MOVIE

  • IBNLive Movie Awards 2015: Nominees for Best Male Debut 4 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...
  • 'Cinderella' review: Kenneth Branagh delivers a full carnival-style orgy of colorful gowns, pirouetting princesses 6 days ago

    Director: Kenneth Branagh Cast: Lily James, Richard Madden, Cate Blanchett, Stellan Skarsgård, Holliday Grainger, Derek Jacobi, Helena Bonham Carter Encouraged no doubt by the enormous success of Tim Burton's Alice in Wonderland, and Maleficent, the revisionist take on Sleeping Beauty that starred Angelina Jolie as the misunderstood witch, Disney gives another one...
  • 'The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel' review: It packs in more than it can comfortably handle in its two-hour running time 6 days ago

    Director: John Madden Cast: Judi Dench, Maggie Smith, Bill Nighy, Dev Patel, Celia Imrie, Penelope Wilton, Ronald Pickup, David Strathairn, Richard Gere You have to hand it to them; they didn't lie when they titled it 'The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel'. This sequel to 2012's surprise hit, about a group of...
  • 'Hunterrr' review: It's promising but ultimately disappointing 6 days ago

    Director: Hashvardhan Kulkarni Cast: Gulshan Devaiah, Radhika Apte More than a few young men will likely recognize themselves in snatches from the growing up years of Mandar Ponkshe, the protagonist of 'Hunterrr'. Skipping class to sneak into an adult film, gathering with friends outside a girls' school during lunch break, brushing up...
  • Angry Birds maker Rovio bets hope on animated movie project as revenue falls March 19, 2015

    Helsinki: Finnish mobile games maker Rovio pinned its hopes on Thursday on a costly 3D movie project helping it return to growth, after a 73 per cent profit drop gave the latest sign its mainstay Angry Birds brand is losing appeal. A decline in its business licensing the Angry Birds brand...
  • 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...
  • 'Chappie' review: It's derivative not fun March 13, 2015

    Director: Neill Blomkamp Cast: Sharlto Copley, Dev Patel, Watkin Tudor Jones, Yolandi Visser, Jose Pablo Cantillo, Sigourney Weaver, Hugh Jackman 'District 9' and 'Elysium' director Neill Blomkamp's latest film 'Chappie' has a distinctly recycled feel to it. I spent most of the film's running time picking out all the references to other...
  • 'Focus' review: A large part of the film you have a good time March 13, 2015

    Director: Glenn Ficarra, John Requa Cast: Will Smith, Margot Robbie, Rodrigo Santoro Will Smith's greatest strength as a movie star has always been his consummate charm, even if it did fail him in his last starring role, in the deathly dull sci-fi stinker After Earth. Thankfully, Big Willie brings his A-game to...
  • 'NH10' review: It's often terrifying on this highway, but you'll be glad you were there for the ride March 13, 2015

    Director: Navdeep Singh Cast: Anushka Sharma, Neil Bhoopalam 'NH10', directed by Navdeep Singh, is about a road trip that goes horribly wrong when a young married couple crosses paths with a gang of ruthless killers on the national highway. It's a standard genre movie on the surface, and Singh does 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...
  • Sony plans US launch of its video-streaming service later this year: Report March 13, 2015

    New York: Sony Corp is planning the U.S. rollout of its long-anticipated video-streaming product later this year, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal on Wednesday. Sony Computer Entertainment President Andrew House said in an interview with the Journal that PlayStation Vue will launch within two weeks in New...
  • Why every Emraan Hashmi movie is the same March 10, 2015

    Emraan Hashmi's new movie 'Mr X' is soon to be released and the theatrical trailer looks superbly stupid. Not only is it a blatant rip-off of the mega Hollywood flop 'Hollow Man', but has, like any Bollywood movie, drowned it in self-righteousness. And while without a doubt, it looks like...
  • These DC Comics covers based on iconic movie posters are just epic March 8, 2015

    DC Comics pays homage to classic Warner Bros. movie posters with their new movie-themed variant DC Comics covers. From 'The Mask' to 'Free Willy', each of them are so well done and kind of makes me want to spend a fortune on buying them all! ...
  • Watch: Breaking stereotypes, Bollywood movies now depicting women characters differently March 8, 2015

    The Bollywood which is often accused of propogating cliches, are now depicting women characters differently. From Tabu, Rani Mukherji to Priyanka Chopra, actresses are now seen moving away from romantic-drama roles . ...
  • Now Showing: Rajeev Masand reviews 'Against The Sun' and 'Coffee Bloom' March 7, 2015

    In this episode of Now Showing, CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews 'Against The Sun' and 'Coffee Bloom'. ...
  • Turning Point: Masand in conversation with Sharat Katariya March 7, 2015

    CNN IBN Movies Editor Rajeev Masand talks to Bollywood director Sharat Katariya about a film that changed his life and inspired him to become a director. ...
  • 'Coffee Bloom' review: A weak brew having ingredients of a good drama March 7, 2015

    Director: Manu Warrier Cast: Arjun Mathur, Sugandha Garg, Mohan Kapur It's not often that a man gets closure in his life and in relationships through coffee, but Dev Anand Cariappa, the tortured protagonist of 'Coffee Bloom' somehow manages this feat. Directed by debutante Manu Warrier, the film is set in the plantations...
  • This guy recreates famous movie scenes with an iPhone and they are unbelievably cool March 5, 2015

    Everyone has hobbies and some of them turn out to be amazing and unique. Instagram uses FrancoisDourlen has a unique hobby like that.He recreates famous movie scenes with his iPhone and they are amazing. Star Wars, Pirates of the Caribbean, Lord of the Rings and so many more. And each...
  • US teacher jailed for showing school class violent movie March 5, 2015

    Columbus: A former teacher convicted of showing a movie including graphic sex and violence to a high school class was sentenced to 90 days in jail. Sheila Kearns, a substitute teacher who was convicted in January of four felony counts, apologized in court, saying she hadn't watched the movie before...
  • Irrfan breaks the fatigue of a shoot with his sudden urge to fly kites or a game of cricket: Tillotama Shome on her 'Qissa' co-star March 5, 2015

    New Delhi: The dark yet lyrical world that director Anup Singh created in 'Qissa' attracted Tillotama Shome to come onboard for the critically acclaimed Punjabi film, set in the post-Partition era. As someone who has built a career out of playing unique and memorable characters be it in 'Monsoon Wedding',...
  • A retirement home recreated famous movie posters for their 2015 calendar and it is both adorable and hillarious March 2, 2015

    Just because they are old and live in a retirement home, does not mean that they don't get to have fun. Because these oldies are clearly rocking it better than us. Recreating iconic movie posters for a calendar is as awesome as it is ingenious as it is adorable.From 'Star...
  • IAF officer Sanjay Patil turns writer; pens the script for a Marathi film March 1, 2015

    Mumbai: A senior officer of the Indian Air Force (IAF) has penned script of a Marathi film that deals with travails of parents who make sacrifices to ensure their children have good upbringing and quality education, and support them in realising their dreams in life. "The film, 'Manatlya Unhat', is inspired...
  • 'Kingsman: The Secret Service' review: The film is a spectacle of cartoon violence and irreverent humor February 27, 2015

    Director: Matthew Vaughn Cast: Colin Firth, Taron Egerton, Samuel L. Jackson Kingsman: The Secret Service is a spectacle of cartoon violence and irreverent humor; it's exactly the sort of wildly entertaining experience that we go to the movies for. This cheeky send-up of classic James Bond films cements director Matthew Vaughn's reputation...
  • 'Ab Tak Chhappan 2' review: The film is an entirely pointless sequel February 27, 2015

    Director: Ejaz Gulab Cast: Vikram Gokhale, Govind Namdeo, Gul Panag, Nana Patekar, Ashutosh Rana Ab Tak Chhappan 2 is an entirely pointless sequel, a film that has frankly no business to exist. It has neither plot nor relevance, and even at a running time of 1 hour and 41 minutes, it feels...
  • 'Dum Laga Ke Haisha' review: It's a charming film that you really shouldn't miss February 27, 2015

    Director: Sharat Kataria Cast: Ayushmann Khurrana, Sanjay Mishra, Bhumi Pednekar, Vidushi Mehra The title Dum Laga Ke Haisha has a nice ring to it. These words, commonly chanted when doing any kind of physically strenuous work, evoke an affectionate nostalgia for a time gone by a time before mobile phones took over...