Thriller

  • Keanu Reeves to star in Eli Roth's psychosexual thriller 'Knock Knock' 07-04-2014 10:31 AM

    Los Angeles: Actor Keanu Reeves has joined the cast of Eli Roth's upcoming psychosexual thriller 'Knock Knock'. The actor will star in the lead role and he will also serve as executive producer on the project, which enters production later this month, reports digitalspy.co.uk. According to Deadline, filming on the...
  • Emily Blunt to star in Denis Villeneuve's thriller, 'Sicario' 04-04-2014 10:35 AM

    Los Angeles: 'The Devil Wears Prada' star Emily Blunt is in talks to star in Denis Villeneuve's 'Sicario'. The 31-year-old actress is lining up to star in the action thriller, reported Variety. The film will centre around a cop from Tucson, Arizona, who teams up with two mercenaries to cross...
  • Second thriller due from JK Rowling alter ego Galbraith 18-02-2014 08:27 AM

    London: JK Rowling is back with a novel involving a writer whose acid-tipped pen may have led to murder. Publisher Little, Brown said on Monday that it is publishing a second book by Robert Galbraith, the 'Harry Potter' author's thriller-writing pseudonym. 'The Silkworm' sees the return of detective Cormoran Strike,...
  • 'Vishwaroopam 2' sneak peek: Kamal Haasan promises an action packed film 03-01-2014 03:50 PM

    New Delhi: Kamal Haasan, the director of 'Vishwaroopam 2', has released a video which features the high points during the shooting. The video suggests that the film will be high on action and full of daredevil stunts. The film also features Pooja Kumar and Waheeda Rehman in important roles. Take...
  • Taut, fast-paced, violent - Uninvited is not just an airport thriller 21-11-2013 01:13 PM

    The setup could be the premise for a modern sitcom: Our protagonist is Hesketh, a tall, dark, handsome social scientist with Asperger's Syndrome, who's recently parted ways with his "bi-curious" girlfriend Kaitlin after her affair with his female colleague Stephanie. The two remain closely connected by their mutual love for...
  • 'The Girl from Nongrim Hills' review: An 80 kmph ride through Shillong 21-10-2013 06:32 PM

    The barrel of a pistol stares at you and a girl with unkempt hair and piercing eyes has her fingers on the trigger. The cover of Ankush Saikia's 'The Girl from Nongrim Hills' sets the mood for what is to follow. A novel set in Shillong. And comparisons with Anjum...
  • Onayum Aatukuttiyum: Some films don't need heroes, songs, says Mysskin 25-09-2013 04:13 PM

    Chennai: Filmmaker Mysskin's Tamil crime-thriller 'Onayum Aatukuttiyum', which releases Friday, doesn't feature a hero, heroine and not even songs because he believes some story-driven films need not have all that. "Is there a hard and fast rule that every film should feature a hero, heroine and songs? When there is...
  • I did '6 Candles' for myself: Shaam Ibrahim 19-09-2013 04:17 PM

    Chennai: Shaam Ibrahim's much delayed Tamil thriller '6 Candles' will hit the screens Friday, and the actor says that he did the film to satisfy the actor in him and not for anybody else. He says he evolved as an actor in the process. "I'm eleven years old in the...
  • Piyush Jha's Compass Box Killer is a cracker of a thriller 31-07-2013 01:01 PM

    There are times when you just want to read a cracker of a thriller. With work taking its toll on me, I wanted to read something that really makes me sit straight and finish the book in a single go. Thanks to Piyush Jha's Compass Box Killer, I got what...
  • Irrfan, Huma and Shruti talk about 'D-Day' 16-07-2013 05:31 PM

    'D-Day' is a thriller and not a dark film, says actor Irrfan Khan. ...
  • My book 'Nine' is a mix of facts and fiction: Shobha Nihalani 09-07-2013 04:47 PM

    261 BC: After his bloody battle with Kalinga, the Mauryan emperor Ashoka, overcome with remorse, swore never to wage another war. And to make sure no one else did. His Navratnas - the Nine - zealously guarded their powers and knowledge, handing them down through millennia and generations to ensure...
  • I don't want to restrict myself to specific movie genres: Paoli Dam 13-06-2013 06:12 PM

    Vikram Bhatt's 'Ankur Arora Murder Case' is a medical thriller and is said to be based on a real-life incident where a boy dies on the operation table due to medical negligence. Actress Paoli Dam plays the role of a lawyer. The movie, starring KK Menon, Tisca Chopra, Paoli Dam...
  • Blood Red Sari will grip you from the very first page 18-04-2013 06:11 PM

    Whenever I see a book by Ashok Banker, I wonder how he manages to work on so many books at the same time. When I first got to know about Blood Red Sari, I had two latest releases by Ashok Banker on my shelf. From mythology to popular fiction, he...
  • Liam Neeson to star in thriller 'The All Nighter' 19-11-2012 01:21 PM

    London: 'Taken' star Liam Neeson is currently in negotiations to star in new thriller 'The All Nighter'. The 60-year-old actor has starred in a variety of hard-bitten crime thrillers in the latter part of his career. Neeson will once again be seen playing an ageing tough-guy in film, as a...
  • MJ's house contents sell for nearly $1M 19-12-2011 12:00 PM

    Beverly Hills, California: The contents of the home where Michael Jackson lived with his three children just before his death have sold for nearly $1 million at auction. Darren Julien, president of Julien's Auctions, was unable to provide a more specific figure as he continued to tally the totals Saturday...
  • Book extract: 'The Mine' by Arnab 'Great Bong' Ray 13-12-2011 04:47 PM

    'The Mine', written by popular blogger Arnab Ray of http://greatbong.net is a horror-psychological-thriller published by Westland. It will hit the stores on January 15, 2012. Here is an excerpt from the book: The Mine: Prologue Mother had always warned him of the dark. What she had forgotten was to tell...
  • Unseen MJ film valued at $6-8 mln goes unsold 27-11-2011 01:32 PM

    London: Previously unseen footage of Michael Jackson's 1993 'Dangerous' tour, which had been expected to fetch 4-5 million pounds ($6.2-7.8 million) failed to sell at auction in Britain on Saturday. "At this stage it has not sold," said a spokesman for The Fame Bureau auctioneers, who specialise in pop memorabilia....
  • Anurag Kashyap's next 'Michael' is a thriller 02-09-2011 11:47 AM

    Ribhu Dasgupta's directorial debut Michael will have its World Premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival 2011. Produced by Anurag Kashyap and starring Naseeruddin Shah, Michael is a psychological thriller set in Kolkata. Dasgupta tell us more about the film in an interview. What is Michael about? Michael is a...
  • 'The Company RED' is vicious yet humane 08-08-2011 12:00 PM

    Vicious yet humane, The Company RED is a dark thriller that unfolds many predictable sequences. However, despite its predictability, this fast paced high-octane fiction is bound to give you an adrenaline rush and leave the brain whirring. Shantanu Dhar weaving through the ornate, skilfully puppets his characters' mind to speak...
  • 'Thriller' jacket to go on tour for charity 20-07-2011 11:44 AM

    Austin: A famed red-and-black calfskin jacket Michael Jackson wore in the groundbreaking 'Thriller' music video is going on tour. The jacket's new owner, Texas commodities broker Milton Verret, said Tuesday he plans to take the classic clothing item around the world to raise money for charities that help sick children....
  • 'Girl with Dragon tattoo' to air on Indian TV 11-07-2011 05:56 PM

    New Delhi: The film based on Stieg Larsson's global bestseller 'The Girl with the Dragon tattoo' is scheduled to be aired for the first time on Indian television on HBO Wednesday, 13 Jul at 9 pm. The trilogy has had an unprecedented success in the literary world. It was a...
  • Writers unite for crime thriller 'No Rest For the Dead' 05-07-2011 03:32 PM

    London: In what its editor called a publishing first, 26 authors with combined sales of tens of millions of books have joined forces to write a single thriller called "No Rest For the Dead". Andrew Gulli, who runs Strand Magazine specialising in crime thrillers and mystery short stories, came up...
  • Jackson's 'Thriller' to be adapted into movie 29-10-2010 02:13 PM

    London: Late pop legend Michael Jackson's seminal music video for his 1982 hit song "Thriller" is set to get some Hollywood treatment. Filmmaker Kenny Ortega, who's previous credits have included directing High School Musical as well as being the man who oversaw preparations for Jackson's doomed "This Is It" tour,...
  • The Cult of the Osiris: James Bond meets Lara Croft 15-09-2010 10:08 PM

    Egyptian mythology has always been the premise for a lot of speculation. Add an unjustly discredited archaeologist and an ex-SAS soldier to the mix and you can get a book which could draw you in and drown you in its pages. The title seemed interesting enough for me to pick...
  • Which is your favourite Michael Jackson number?

    Choose your best MJ song on his first death anniversary on June 25. ...
  • Which Michael Jackson number is the best?

    Choose the King of Pop's best song on his first death anniversary (June 25). ...