Sudhir Mishra

  • Cinema reflects society, society rarely reflects cinema: Kajol 13-03-2014 11:51 AM

    Mumbai: Actress Kajol Wednesday attended a special session at the 15th edition of FICCI Frames 2014 and said it's unfair to say that one gets influenced by watching cinema. The star of films like 'Dushman' and 'Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge', was speaking on the ideas behind censorship guidelines. "My kids...
  • 'D Day to 'David': 10 films which deserved more appreciation at the box office 31-12-2013 03:48 PM

    Mumbai: Episodic film 'David' or heart-wrenching mother-daughter drama 'Mai' or rare medical thriller 'Ankur Arora Murder Case' are some of the cinematically superlative films, but they failed to click at the box office. Here is a list of 10 such films that deserved better viewership and appreciation than what they...
  • Kareena Kapoor: Want to work with Sudhir Mishra, Dibakar Banerjee 18-12-2013 03:48 PM

    Mumbai: With the signing of a film each with Dev Benegal and Rohit Shetty, actress Kareena Kapoor has embarked on a new phase in her career. She says she is now keen to create a balance in the nature of her films. "As a commercial actress, I've done it all....
  • Sudhir Mishra: What kind of male morons are we portraying in our cinema? 02-12-2013 09:34 AM

    Mumbai: "Where are the soft, slightly unsure men with doubt and longing in their hearts?" asks filmmaker Sudhir Mishra, who feels men are not portrayed appropriately in Indian cinema. Mishra, known for directing movies like 'Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi', 'Chameli', and 'Yeh Saali Zindagi', took to micro-blogging site Twitter to express...
  • Nikhil Advani didn't quit 'Mehrunissa' because of me: Chitrangada 30-10-2013 01:37 PM

    Mumbai: Putting an end to reports about director Nikhil Advani quitting 'Mehrunissa' because of her, actress Chitrangada Singh said "there's no truth in that article". "I saw that whole article and it was ridiculous. Nikhil gave me a call that morning and said, 'Chitrangada, looks like you are managing a...
  • 'Pehla Aap Janab' is a tribute to Lucknow: Sudhir Mishra 21-08-2013 03:50 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Sudhir Mishra says his production venture 'Pehle Aap Janab', all set to go on floors this year, will be a tribute to his home town. The film was earlier titled 'Mehrunissa', but now it has been renamed 'Pehle Aap Janab'. "The film is set in Lucknow and I...
  • 'Mehrunissa' reunites Big B, Rishi on screen after 22 years 11-08-2013 05:44 PM

    Mumbai: They were part of the cast of 'Delhi-6', however, the duo didn't have any scenes together. But Amitabh Bachchan and Rishi Kapoor will face each other on the big screen after 22 years to play friends, who have not spoken to each another for 25 years, in Sudhir Mishra's...
  • Big B to shoot for 'Mehrunnisa' in Lucknow 09-08-2013 10:19 AM

    Lucknow: Mega star Amitabh Bachchan would be shooting for Sudhir Mishra's next film 'Mehrunnisa' in the old city of the state capital, some time after Eid, sources said Friday. A lavish stage is being erected in the Chowk area for the shoot, which will see Big B, as Amitabh Bachchan...
  • Sudhir Mishra: Strong women in my films are inspired by LSR students 12-07-2013 12:02 AM

    New Delhi: The quintessential woman in Hindi films either uses her sexual appeal to step up the corporate ladder or finds contentment in playing the conventional roles - a docile daughter, a devoted wife and a caring mother. But director Sudhir Mishra makes a conscious attempt to give female characters...
  • Amit Sadh refuses to play young Rishi Kapoor in 'Mehrunissa' 17-06-2013 06:22 PM

    Mumbai: 'Kai Po Che!' actor Amit Sadh was reportedly roped in to play the younger version of Rishi Kapoor in the much-anticipated film 'Mehrunissa', but a source close to the young actor has denied the news. The project, based on the life of the 20th wife of Mughal emperor Jehangir,...
  • We only want glamorous actresses on-screen: Sudhir Mishra 29-04-2013 11:15 AM

    New Delhi: Director Sudhir Mishra, whose films 'Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi', 'Dharavi' and 'Chameli' saw women playing strong characters, feels actresses today are not chosen on the basis of their talent. Mishra's said actresses these days are just used for "glam quotient and sizzling item numbers". "I really miss those days...
  • I am quite a romantic, says Sudhir Mishra 23-04-2013 06:48 PM

    Mumbai: He may be making films on serious issues, but Sudhir Mishra confesses that unlike his movies, he is a romantic person in real life. "I am quite a romantic. I was also one of those studs who always falls in love," he told reporters here Monday at the music...
  • Watch: Arjun Rampal, Chitrangda on their upcoming movie 'Inkaar' 12-01-2013 03:54 PM

    The movie, which is directed by Sudhir Mishra, is set to hit theatres on January 18, 2013. ...