Revolution 2020

  • Rajkumar Gupta to direct screen adaptation of 'Revolution 2020' 30-09-2013 02:51 PM

    Mumbai: After the phenomenal success of 'Kai Po Che', Disney UTV is producing a movie based on another of author Chetan Bhagat's bestsellers - 'Revolution 2020' - and has roped in Raj Kumar Gupta to direct the screen adaptation of the novel. Gupta made his directorial debut with the studio...
  • 5 literary works that should be adapted into Bollywood films 25-09-2013 06:05 PM

    New Delhi: From 'Guide' to 'Kai Po Che', there are several popular filmmakers in Bollywood who are increasingly banking upon literary works for both appreciation and monetary gains. For those who are still not convinced, should consider the box office success of films '3 Idiots', 'Lootera', 'Devdas' which validate how...
  • UTV bags film rights of Bhagat's Revolution 2020 16-11-2011 03:25 PM

    New Delhi: Chetan Bhagat's books have always found a fancy in Bollywood filmmakers and his latest bestseller Revolution 2020 will also be converted into a movie as the writer has tied up with UTV Motion Pictures for its big screen adaptation. UTV Motion Pictures has acquired the movie rights of...
  • Chetan Bhagat's 'Revolution 2020' disappoints 17-10-2011 11:41 AM

    "A girl's 'I'm Fine', especially with capital F, is like an 'icebergs ahead' sign for a ship." A languorous love story unfolds on the holy ghats of Varanasi, not unlike the pace of the river that flows through one of India's busiest temple towns which is the backdrop of bestselling...
  • My book is on corruption in education: Chetan 14-10-2011 10:08 AM

    Mumbai: Author Chetan Bhagat says the idea of his latest work 'Revolution 2020' emerged because of the rampant corruption in the education sector which affects millions of youth. "I am a motivation speaker now and travel around the country. As part of that, I visited several small colleges and noticed...
  • My book not inspired by Anna: Chetan Bhagat 09-10-2011 02:03 PM

    New Delhi: For author Chetan Bhagat, who has explored themes like love, life in call centres and higher education in his novels, the ability to pick the pulse of the youth makes a bestseller. Bhagat, in his fifth book "Revolution 2020" that was released on Saturday evening, tackles the issues...
  • I don't advertise my work loudly: Chetan Bhagat 08-10-2011 12:13 PM

    New Delhi: His books have invariably found a visual spin in Bollywood, but writer Chetan Bhagat, whose latest work 'Revolution 2020' has just hit the stands, says he isn't game to sit and script a film. The corporate executive-turned-author, who admits he has imbibed a lot from the late Apple...
  • 'Rascals' Chetan, Bhagat vs author Chetan Bhagat 05-10-2011 06:46 PM

    New Delhi: Call it a curious coincidence or an intentional publicity coup, but filmmaker David Dhawan's 'Rascals' is being released a day ahead of author Chetan Bhagat's much publicized launch of book 'Revolution 2020'. Here's the twist in the plot. The characters played by Sanjay Dutt and Ajay Devgn in...
  • Bhagat's 'pre-Revolution 2020' letter to fans 19-09-2011 04:04 PM

    New Delhi: Chetan Bhagat wrote a letter to his fans as his latest book 'Revolution 2020' is all set to release this October. With less than twenty days left for the release Bhagat reaches out to his fans saying he is vulnerable emotionally, and writing and expressing to his fans...
  • 'Revolution 2020' not political: Chetan Bhagat 06-09-2011 12:55 PM

    Mumbai: Chetan Bhagat's columns on education and corruption inspired him to write 'Revolution 2020', but the author clarifies that the book is not a political novel and that there is no political agenda either. "It isn't a political novel as such, and there is no political agenda either. However, when...
  • Chetan Bhagat's next novel 'Revolution 2020' 22-08-2011 12:40 PM

    New Delhi: 'Revolution 2020', the next Chetan Bhagat book hits bookstores this October. The bestselling author of Five Point Someone, One Night @ The Call Center, The Three Mistakes of My Life and 2 States, has been tweeting about his next book for the last few weeks. 'Revolution 2020' is...