Agneepath

  • Unintentionally hilarious Congress poster in UP appeals to 'maiyya' Sonia Gandhi to allow Priyanka to campaign, quotes 'Agneepath' May 19, 2014

    Congress party workers have put up this poster urging UPA chairman Sonia Gandhi to induct Priyanka Gandhi into party leadership in Allahabad. The bizarre reference to Sonia as 'maiyya' (mother) is nothing compared to the quote from Amitabh Bachchan's cult film Agneepath (1990). The poster is an appeal to Sonia...
  • Twitter users slam the new Censor Board CEO for his remarks on Bollywood January 16, 2014

    New Delhi: The newly appointed CEO of the Censor Board, Rakesh Kumar, is under attack from Twitter users for his remarks on the content of Bollywood films. In an interview given to Mumbai Mirror, Rakesh Kuamr questioned the content of films such as 'Agneepath', 'Dedh Ishqiya', 'Gangs of Wasseypur' and...
  • Priyanka most dangerous celebrity online: Survey September 25, 2013

    New Delhi: Actress Priyanka Chopra has been named as most dangerous celebrity online in a survey conducted by a cyber security system. Priyanka, who has been part of hit movies like 'Don', 'Agneepath' and 'Barfi!' has replaced IndoCanadian porn star Sunny Leone in this year's McAfee's Most Dangerous Celebrity survey, said...
  • How Bollywood celebrates Ganesh Chaturthi September 9, 2013

    Mumbai: Being one of the most important events in Maharashtra's festival calendar, Ganesh Chaturthi has found a significant space in Bollywood movies too. The 10-day festival, which begins today, has many hit numbers dedicated to it. The latest was from choreographer-director Remo D'Souza's directorial venture "Any Body Can Dance"....
  • Has Rakshabandhan lost its relevance in Hindi films? August 18, 2013

    New Delhi: 'Phoolon ka taaro ka/sabka kehna hai/ek hazaaron mein meri behna hai'. Once upon a time, Bollywood was replete with films and songs celebrating brothersister bond. The references now are only a few and subtle. Yes, there was a winner in the heartmelting brothersister camaraderie between Farhan Akhtar and Divya...
  • Hrithik Roshan to undergo a surgery for blood clotting July 7, 2013

    Mumbai: Hrithik Roshan, one of the reigning stars of the Hindi film industry, will undergo a brain surgery Sunday at Hinduja Hospital. Reportedly the actor's surgery will take place around 2 p.m. or 3 p.m. Hrithik's father, filmmaker Rakesh Roshan, told IANS: "It's a clot between brain and skull. So, basically it's...
  • Krrish 3: Hrithik plans for a huge publicity drive June 16, 2013

    New Delhi: Hrithik Roshan is likely to pull out all stops to promote his muchawaited film 'Krrish 3', the third part of the successful Bollywood superhero franchise, with the busy actor said to have kept aside an entire month to promote his home production across the world. The movie is scheduled...
  • Bollywood actress Kanika Tiwari makes her debut in Telugu films May 26, 2013

    Kanika Tiwari, who was last seen in Hritik Roshan starrer Hindi film 'Agneepath' has been roped for a Telugu film. The film will feature Prince as the hero in the film. Prince will be the hero in the film. Charith Ramesh is making his debut as a director in the film. The...
  • Ajay Devgn signs whopping Rs 400 crore deal: Reports March 6, 2013

    Ajay Devgn has reportedly clinched Rs 400 crore deal with Star India. ...
  • 'Agneepath' team reunites for a love story 'Shuddhi' March 5, 2013

    Mumbai: Bollywood star Hrithik Roshan, producer Karan Johar and director Karan Malhotra are teaming up again for a film post the success of 'Agneepath'. While 'Agneepath was a remake of 1991 movie of the same name, their next film,'Shuddhi', is based on an original story and will hit theatres on...
  • 'Barfi!' receives the maximum Filmfare nominations January 15, 2013

    Mumbai: Anurag Basu's 'Barfi!' has won maximum nominations, including for best film, best actor, best actress and best director, for the 58th Idea Filmfare Awards 2012. Yash Chopra's last directorial 'Jab Tak Hai Jaan' follows close behind. 'Barfi!', a heartwarming love story of a deafandmute man, essayed by Ranbir Kapoor, with...
  • Media spoils surprise element of Hrithik's birthday party January 11, 2013

    Mumbai: Hrithik Roshan, who last came at the beginning of 2012 riding high on the success of 'Agneepath', was overwhelmed when he was made to feel special on his 39th birthday Thursday. "Every birthday I don't expect to feel so important. Since my last film 'Agneepath' released a year back, I...
  • Kanika Tiwari of Agneepath' bags lead role in Tamil film December 24, 2012

    Bhopal: Kanika Tiwari, who had featured in Karan Johar's remake of 'Agneepath', has bagged the lead role in a Tamil film 'Avikumar'. The 17yearold class XII student in a local college had played Hrithik Roshan's sister in 'Agneepath', released earlier this year. Talking to PTI, Kanika said she would leave for Malaysia...
  • 'Agneepath' director's next is with Karan Johar November 14, 2012

    Mumbai: After his super hit directorial debut 'Agneepath', Karan Malhotra is busy scripting his second film with his wife and says that it will be an original film. "My film is in its scripting stage. We are on the verge of finishing the script. Me and my wife Ekta are...
  • Aamir to recreate Hotel Lido at 'Talaash' music launch October 12, 2012

    Aamir Khan has always adopted innovative ways to promote his new films and his upcoming film 'Talaash' is no different. The actor plans to recreate Hotel Lido from the movie as part of the music launch. According to sources, the entire venue of the music launch will look like Hotel Lido,...
  • 'OMG' does unprecedented business in New Zealand September 30, 2012

    New Delhi: It appears that the word of mouth publicity is working in favour of 'Oh My God'. The film is still keeping its pace at the box office. If trade analyst Taran Adarsh is to be believed then the film is doing unprecedented business in New Zealand. He tweets,...
  • Heroine: NGO asks director to obey smoking rules September 5, 2012

    New Delhi: An NGO working in the field of healthcare Tuesday asked Madhur Bhandarkar, the producer of Hindi movie 'Heroine', to comply with rules against showing smoking scenes on screen. Hriday (Health Related Information Dissemination Amongst Youth), which has been working in spreading message against tobacco usage, wrote to Bhandarkar after...
  • 'Ek Tha Tiger' earns Rs 137.15 crore in 7 days August 22, 2012

    New Delhi: It seems Salman Khan's latest flick 'Ek Tha Tiger' is a really strong contender to beat the box office record of Aamir Khan's '3 Idiots'. As per trade analyst Komal Nahta tweets, "ETT Day 7: Final figure - Rs. 16.31 crore. Total for 7 days - Rs. 137.15...
  • Karan Malhotra denies signing Kareena for his next August 18, 2012

    Mumbai: Director Karan Malhotra, who tasted success with Hrithik-Priyanka starrer 'Agneepath', says that he has not signed Kareena Kapoor for his next film. "I am still scripting. My wife Ekta Pathak Malhotra and I...we both are writing the script. She is helping me with the story. All I can say...
  • 'Ek Tha Tiger' will not be released in Pakistan August 17, 2012

    New Delhi: It's decided now. Salman Khan starrer 'Ek Tha Tiger' is not going to be released in Pakistan. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweets, "Breaking News: No release for #EkThaTiger in Pakistan." He further says that this latest development can result into a loss for the makers, "#EkThaTiger no release...
  • Boss: Akshay Kumar plays a kind hearted gangster August 5, 2012

    Mumbai: Just as Amitabh Bachchan turns 70 on October 11, Akshay Kumar will start the shooting of his next home production 'Boss'. It’s Akshay’s way of honouring the Big B. In 'Boss', Akshay plays a kind-hearted gangster, much like Amitabh’s role in 'Agneepath'. Says the source, “This is Akshay’s way of...
  • Sanjay Dutt, Bejoy Nambiar team up for thriller June 30, 2012

    Mumbai: After playing Kancha Cheena in Karan Johar's 'Agneepath', Sanjay Dutt seems to be on a roll, getting offers to play other villainous characters as well. Now for Bejoy Nambiar’s next film, starring Shahid Kapoor in the lead, Sanjay Dutt has been added to the cast in a negative role....
  • 2012: Bollywood packs a punch with raw action June 28, 2012

    New Delhi: Advanced technology can make actors fly in the air, jump down high-rises and do other dazzling, dangerous stunts. But it is the old Bollywood 'dhishoom, dhishoom' staple that really sets the viewer's adrenaline rushing - borne out by the success of 'Rowdy Rathore', another raw action entertainer that...
  • Box office report: Bollywood's big hits and disasters June 22, 2012

    The first half of 2012 has already given three new entries to Bollywood's Rs 100 crore club. The success of 'Agneepath', 'Housefull 2' and 'Rowdy Rathore' also helped Hrithik Roshan and Akshay Kumar regain their lost glory at the box-office. Despite receiving a thumbs down from most critics, all three...
  • 2012: Bollywood scores high in first six months June 20, 2012

    New Delhi: Six months down and Bollywood has enough reasons to smile. While three films have been safely ensconced in the 100 crore club, a number of small budget films with quirky scripts have also hit bull's eye. It's a good time to be in the industry. Stepping into a...
  • It's 'Wasseypur' vs 'Teri Meri Kahaani' on June 22 June 19, 2012

    Mumbai: Priyanka Chopra's 'Don 2: The King Is Back' and 'Agneepath' managed to mint over Rs 100 crore ($22 million) at the box office, but she hails the small budget wonders that have rocked the industry in recent times. "I am happy that two films of mine - 'Don 2' and...
  • BO: Can 'Rowdy Rathore' beat 'Agneepath'? June 6, 2012

    New Delhi: The buzz surrounding Akshay Kumar's 'Rowdy Rathore' has simply refused to die down. The film seems eager to enter the Rs 100 crore movie club. So far, the film has gathered Rs 65.92 crore at the box office. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweets, "RowdyRathore Fri 15.1 cr, Sat...
  • Is Bollywood running out of ideas? April 2, 2012

    When asked by critic Roger Ebert, no less, to clarify a 'blasphemous' rumour of acting in a remake of Orson Welles' 1949 classic 'The Third Man', Leonardo DiCaprio said exhaustedly, after a long, plausible explanation, 'The undertaking seems foolhardy.' But we are talking of Bollywood here, in which seldom a remake...