Reluctant Fundamentalist

  • Behind 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist' 19-05-2013 05:06 PM

    'The Reluctant Fundamentalist' tries to explore the plight of an educated Pakistani man working in Wall Street. ...
  • 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist' review: It's a new Pakistan 18-05-2013 10:56 AM

    New Delhi: It's a story that we have heard before. Perhaps different versions, but the milieu has been the same- of that of the plight of innocent south Asians in US post 9/11. Mira Nair's latest 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist' tries to explore the plight of an educated Pakistani man working...
  • My new film's a coming-of-age story in a complex world: Mira Nair 17-05-2013 06:24 PM

    Acclaimed filmmaker Mira Nair's 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist' is based on a novel of the same name by Mohsin Hamid, and stars Riz Ahmed and Kate Hudson in the pivotal roles. Shabana Azmi and Om Puri will also be seen in the film. The film is about the meteoric rise and...
  • Friday releases: 'Aurangzeb', The Great Gatsby' hit the screens 17-05-2013 10:41 AM

    Actor Arjun Kapoor's second movie 'Aurangzeb', where he plays a double role, released on Friday. The film also stars Rishi Kapoor and southern star Prithviraj. Another movie which hits the screens on Friday is 'The Great Gatsby'. It is a 3D adaptation of F Scott Fitzgerald's novel of the same...
  • Friday Release: Mira Nair's 'Reluctant Fundamentalist' 16-05-2013 04:20 PM

    New Delhi: Acclaimed filmmaker Mira Nair's 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist' is hitting the Indian screens on Friday, May 17. The film is based on a novel of the same name by Mohsin Hamid, and stars Riz Ahmed and Kate Hudson in the pivotal roles. Shabana Azmi and Om Puri will also...
  • Made 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist' for young generation: Nair 14-05-2013 03:46 PM

    New Delhi: Mira Nair, who is equally at home directing stories from the sub-continent and from Hollywood, has merged both the worlds in 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist', a coming-of-age story where she deals with questions of identity and belonging. The director, who has previously helmed films like 'Salaam Bombay', 'Mississippi Masaala',...
  • Mira Nair to receive German Film Award for Peace 12-05-2013 01:40 PM

    Mumbai: Director Mira Nair will receive German Film Award for Peace, The Bridge 2013, for her movie 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist'. The 55-year-old will be honoured with the award on July 4 at Cuvillies Theatre, Munich for her outstanding film and direction, said a statement. The Prime Minister of Bavaria, the...
  • 'Reluctant Fundamentalist' will spur dialogue: Nair 26-04-2013 04:30 PM

    Washington: Acclaimed Indian director Mira Nair is hopeful that her new thriller 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist' would spur a dialogue between two worlds depicted in it particularly in the context of the Boston Marathon bombings. Based on the novel of the same name by Pakistani writer Mohsin Hamid, the film tells...
  • Minorities are being frightened and terrified in Pakistan: Mohsin Hamid 12-04-2013 01:39 PM

    Pakistani Author Mohsin Hamid, whose new book 'How to Get Filthy Rich in Rising Asia' recently released and who is working with Mira Nair on her movie based on his book 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist', spoke to CNN-IBN's Suhasini Haidar about living in Pakistan. He said, "Minorities are being targeted in...
  • The Reluctant Fundamentalist: Kate Hudson was the 1st choice 04-04-2013 06:20 PM

    Los Angeles: Filmmaker Mira Nair says actress Kate Hudson was her first choice to play Erica in 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist'. "We really fell in love with each other. We hung out for hours, which is something I never do. And then we went through many others and Kate kept sending...
  • I almost gave up on 'Reluctant Fundamentalist': Mira Nair 24-03-2013 05:35 PM

    London: Indian American filmmaker Mira Nair has revealed how a funding crunch almost drove her to abandon her latest project 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist'. "This film was so difficult to make financially that I almost gave up, something I hardly ever do. It was my son Zohran and husband Mahmood who...
  • India visit a memorable experience for Naomi Watts 19-12-2012 06:37 PM

    Los Angeles: Actress Naomi Watts, who has got her first Golden Globe nomination for 'The Impossible', not only enjoyed sightseeing and shopping during her India visit, but was also impressed by the "strength and determination" of HIV mothers whom she met in the capital. She visited the country with her...
  • 'Reluctant Fundamentalist' to be released in India in April 2013 04-12-2012 10:18 AM

    New Delhi: Mira Nair's much-anticipated film 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist', based on Mohsin Hamid's novel, will hit Indian screens in April 2013. To be distributed in India by PVR, the film has been already doing the rounds of festival circuits. Recently it was the closing film of the 43rd International film...
  • IFFI 2012: Over 160 films to be screened 20-11-2012 11:23 AM

    Panaji: Over 160 films from over 70 different countries will be screened at the 43rd International Film Festival of India (IFFI), which rolls out the red carpet along the banks of the beautiful Mandovi river, Tuesday. Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar will inaugurate the festival Tuesday evening, which is being held...
  • IFFI 2012: Akshay Kumar to inaugurate the festival 20-11-2012 11:02 AM

    Panaji: The 43rd edition of IFFI will kickstart today with Akshay Kumar flagging off the cinematic extravaganza that will showcase 100-year-old journey of Indian cinema besides screening of nationally and internationally acclaimed movies. 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist', a book adaptation of Pakistani author Mohsin Hamid's celebrated novel of the same name,...
  • Ranbir didn't fit the bill as 'The Reluctant...' lead: Mira Nair 20-11-2012 10:49 AM

    Internationally acclaimed director Mira Nair's 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist,' opened the fourth Doha Tribeca Film Festival over the weekend. ...
  • Mira Nair's 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist' at Tribeca festival 20-11-2012 10:33 AM

    The Doha Tribeca film festival kickstarted with Mira Nair's latest offering 'The Reluctant Fundamentalist. The film is her most ambitious project yet. ...
  • IFFI to pay tribute to Dadasaheb Phalke 09-11-2012 05:35 PM

    New Delhi: The 43rd international film festival is celebrating 100 years of cinema by staging a 20-minute dialogue between Dadasaheb Phalke and his wife Savitri. Made by Phalke's grand niece, the play throws light on what inspired Phalke to make India's first full-length feature film 'Raja Harishchandra' in 1913. "We...
  • Ranbir, not Shahid in fray for role in Mira Nair's next 30-11-2010 06:51 PM

    Panaji: US-based Indian filmmaker Mira Nair says she in talks with Bollywood heartthrob Ranbir Kapoor for the role of Changez in her film The Reluctant Fundamentalist. "I am in touch with Ranbir for the role, but there are three other actors who are also in contention," she said, dismissing media...
  • Mira Nair to film The Reluctant Fundamentalist 13-12-2007 01:49 AM

    Colombo: Sri Lankan spin legend Muttiah Muralitharan, who is going to play his last World Cup, has unflinching faith in his teammates to repeat the 1996 World Cup-winning feat as the strong sub-continental contenders try to get match-fit in their warm-up game against Netherlands here on Saturday. For a nation...
  • Book review: Reluctant Fundamentalist 17-05-2007 03:04 PM

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  • Talking with novelist Mohsin Hamid 10-05-2007 02:55 AM

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