Not A Love Story

  • 'Bold' Mahie Gill not worried about typecasting February 26, 2012

    Mumbai: Mahie Gill picks bold roles, but being typecast in those characters is not something that the actress is worried about. She has featured in films like 'Dev D', 'Not A Love Story' and 'Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster', in all of which she shed her inhibitions. "I will not get typecast. I...
  • Shiva to NALS: Has RGV lost his 'Aag'? August 23, 2011

    New Delhi: Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma's brutal crime biopic Not A Love Story is a pale shadow of the director's strong narrative of systematic crime and his fascination with the underworld that goes back to his days of 'Shiva'. When he returns as producer with Shabri this week, one can...
  • Now Showing: Film reviews and first look of 'Force' August 20, 2011

    This week on Now Showing, Rajeev Masand reviews 'Not A Love Story', 'Chatur Singh Two Star', 'Bad Teacher', 'The Devil's Double' and 'Fright Night'. ...
  • Masand: 'Not A Love Story' not entirely unwatchable August 26, 2011

    Cast: Mahie gill, Deepak Dobhriyal Director: Ram Gopal Varma Sixteen years after making Rangeela, a film centered on a struggling actress and her fairytale rise to stardom, Ramgopal Varma gives us 'Not A Love Story', whose protagonist is also a wannabe star, but one who doesn't get a fairytale ending. Barring a...
  • Anna stir takes shine off packed movie weekend? August 19, 2011

    New Delhi: Social activist Anna Hazare's anti-corruption protests at New Delhi's Ramlila Maidan, that has galvanized civil society, may have taken the shine off an otherwise packed weekend with multiple big-budget international releases hitting the cinema theatres on Friday. While filming for his 'Not A Love Story', director Ram Gopal Varma...
  • Friday Releases: 'Not A Love Story', 'Chatur Singh Two Star' August 19, 2011

    It's a packed Friday at the Box Office this week. Ram Gopal Verma's thriller 'Not A Love Story' and Sanjay Dutt starrer 'Chatur Singh Two Star' will be released today. ...
  • RGV deserves standing ovation: Bhatt August 17, 2011

    New Delhi: Acclaimed filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt describes Ram Gopal Varma as a "man who has audacity", and says he should be given a standing ovation for making "Not A Love Story", which releases on Friday. "Ram Gopal Varma deserves a standing ovation for making an outstanding film, 'NOT A LOVE STORY'...
  • Not A Love Story: RGV wants Maria to see film August 16, 2011

    New Delhi: Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma, who had earlier refused to show his film "Not A Love Story" to Maria Susairaj, says he is now keen to screen it for the controversial Kannada actress. "I refused 2 shw Not a love story 2 Maria cos she ws threatening legal action bt...
  • I won't hesitate to give Maria a role: RGV August 13, 2011

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Ram Gopal Verma courted controversy when he expressed his desire to cast Maria Susairaj in his film and the director clarifies his point saying that he won't hesitate just because of what happened to the actress and that he finds trial by people outside the judiciary, juvenile. "If I've...
  • Film on Maria: Ram Gopal Varma sent legal notice August 6, 2011

    Mumbai: Convicted Kannada film actress Maria Susairaj, found guilty of disposing the body of television executive Neeraj Grover, has sent a legal notice to bollywood director Ram Gopal Varma saying that he did not have right to release a film based on her life without her consent. Maria has told Varma that...
  • Now Showing: Masand talks with team 'Not A Love Story' August 6, 2011

    This week on Now Showing, Rajeev Masand talks with Mahie Gill and Ram Gopal Varma on their upcoming movie 'Not A Love Story'. ...
  • I feel awkward doing intimate scenes: Mahie August 2, 2011

    Mumbai: With films trying to be more realistic, the depiction of affection is also getting bolder, says actress Mahie Gill, who has done intimate scenes in her debut movie "Dev D" and also in her forthcoming "Not A Love Story" but finds them difficult and awkward. "I feel awkward doing these...
  • It was difficult doing 'Not A Love Story': Gill July 21, 2011

    Mumbai: Actress Mahie Gill, who is playing the lead in Not A Love Story based on the gruesome murder of TV executive Neeraj Grover, revealed that it was very difficult for her to work on the film. "Not a Love Story", directed by Ram Gopal Varma is a crime thriller based...
  • RGV apologises to Mahie for intimate scenes July 21, 2011

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma's movie 'Not A Love Story' has a few intimate scenes. The director has now apologised to actress Mahie Gill for making her give those shots many times. "The film required some intimate scenes and I wanted Mahie to do them a couple of times to get...
  • RGV is a genius in cinema making: Dobriyal July 15, 2011

    Mumbai: Actor Deepak Dobriyal, who has acted for the first time with filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma in forthcoming film Not A Love Story, says the director is a genius when it comes to filmmaking. "He is an institute in himself when it comes to cinema. In fact, I feel every newcomer...
  • RGV lodges complaint against BJP youth activists July 5, 2011

    New Delhi: Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma has lodged a complaint against the Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha (BJYM) for threatening him after he expressed his desire to cast Kannada actress Maria Monica Susairaj, convicted for the murder of a television executive, in his next film inspired by the same case. "Just lodged...
  • Shiv Sena, MNS warn action if Maria cast in film July 4, 2011

    Mumbai: The cine-wings of Shiv Sena and Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) have warned the filmmakers and TV channels against casting Maria Susairaj, a convict in the 2008 Neeraj Grover murder case. Ram Gopal Varma, who has made a film 'Not A Love Story' on the gruesome incident, had said that he...
  • Sandeep Chowta and RGV join forces again July 1, 2011

    Mumbai: "It was just a long vacation." This is how composer Sandeep Chowta describes the long gap in working with filmmaker Ram Gopal Verma (RGV), for whom he has scored the background music in Not A Love Story after Company in 2002. "Our last film was Company. I have always been...
  • RGV's film is not about Neeraj Grover murder case May 6, 2011

    Director Ram Gopal Varma has denied reports that his Not A Love Story is based on the murder case of Neeraj Grover, creative director with the TV production house Synergy Adlabs who was killed in 2008, saying the matter is subjudice and it is not possible to make a film...