Kolkata: With a star-studded turnout, comprising the whose-who of Tollywood, ace director Srijit Mukherji's new film 'Hemlock Society', having a theme of suicide workshop but in effect celebrating life over death, was premiered at a city plex tonight.
"I had seen both the rushes and the movie after the editor's cut and I knew how it will mark a new phase in the annals of contemporary Bengali films," Tollywood superstar Prosenjit Chatterjee, who had featured in the two earlier works of the director, said before the show began.
"The film is unique in every sense.....the concept ....the treatment and yet sticking to a story line and executing that," film diva Moonmoon Sen said after the premier of 'Hemlock', produced by Venkatesh Films, was over.
'Kahaani' actor Indraneil Sengupta, who had featured in Srijit's first film 'Autograph' that had created box-office history, described the overall execution as 'brilliant'....more
11:08 AM, Jun 23, 2012
New Delhi: Bengali director Srijit Mukherji is returning to the silver screen after two successful films 'Autograph' and 'Baishe Shraban'. The subject of his latest film 'Hemlock Society' seems different, which explores the lives of people who want to commit suicide. Actually 'Hemlock Society' is an organisation that teaches people how to commit suicide in a unique way. The film showcases the lives of people, who under difficult circumstances, decide...
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New Delhi: Srijit Mukherji calls his 'Baishey Shrabon' a dark and violent thriller. Dark it is, but so stunningly dark. The way Kolkata streets melt in with Goutam Ghosh's poetry and then washes away with the rains that are so common to the city - leaves a little bit of Kolkata in every heart watching the movie. In the very first shot, the camera follows a serial killer navigating the...
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