Aurangzeb

  • '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...
  • Swara Bhaskar to play an idealistic wife in 'Sabki Bajegi Band' 25-07-2013 10:30 AM

    Mumbai: Swara Bhaskar is on a roll since her brilliant performance in hit movie 'Raanjhanaa' and with three films - two comedies and a horror - in her kitty. "I have a film titled 'Sabki Bajegi Band', which is a comedy. Then there is Abbas Tyrewala's 'Mango', which is also...
  • 'Happy New Year' is a special film with situational comedy: Prithviraj 10-06-2013 06:06 PM

    Mumbai: Southern superstar Prithviraj Sukumaran, who is on cloud nine after receiving a positive response to his performance in 'Aurangzeb', is now set to try his hand at comedy with 'Happy New Year'. He says he excited about the project. "I am in a happy state right now as my...
  • Grateful to audience for accepting Sasheh: Salma Aagha 27-05-2013 05:37 PM

    Mumbai: Pakistani singer-actress Salma Aagha is happy that the audiences have accepted her daughter Sasheh Aagha, who made her Bollywood debut with Yash Raj Films' 'Aurangzeb'. "I appreciated Sasheh (and her work) in the film. Although in the film, her role was not much lengthy, but she was a solo...
  • Every actor dreams of taking double-role challenge: Arjun Kapoor 27-05-2013 03:48 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Arjun Kapoor got an opportunity to play a double-role in his only second film and the veritable newcomer says it is a challenge that any actor would love to take in his career. The 27-year-old entered filmdom as a ruffian in 'Ishaqzaade' and in his second venture 'Aurangzeb'...
  • Rishi Kapoor is a public property: Ranbir Kapoor 26-05-2013 01:31 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Ranbir Kapoor feels his father Rishi Kapoor is still energetic and excited about doing films. "Rishi Kapoor, apart from being my father, is a public property. He is amazing and my favourite actor. After having a career spanning 30 years it is like a new beginning as he...
  • Aurangzeb's box office run 22-05-2013 11:22 PM

    Arjun Kapoor's debut film Ishaqzaade was a bonafide hit and it worked as the perfect launch pad for the young actor. ...
  • 'Aurangzeb' collects Rs 12.86 crore in opening weekend 20-05-2013 03:31 PM

    New Delhi: After the success of 'Ishaqzaade', Arjun Kapoor's second film 'Aurangzeb' is also minting money at the box office. Directed by Atul Sabharwal, the film has been able to collect Rs 12.86 crore in its opening weekend. Trade Analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted, "#Aurangzeb collected Rs 12.08 cr to 12.33...
  • Ranbir has taken a road less travelled: Rishi Kapoor 20-05-2013 02:03 PM

    Mumbai: Rishi Kapoor admits that "films are our family business", is happy that his son Ranbir entered filmdom and praises him for taking an unconventional route to stardom without his help. Rishi told IANS: "I am very proud that my son is trying to keep the flag of the Kapoor's...
  • 5 reasons that make Rishi Kapoor the star of 'Aurangzeb' 19-05-2013 10:54 AM

    New Delhi: Atul Sabharwal's 'Aurangzeb' has opened to mostly positive reviews. 'Aurangzeb' saw Arjun Kapoor playing a gangster and his performance is praiseworthy but one man who steals the show in the film is Rishi Kapoor. The veteran can still give the youngsters a run for money when it comes...
  • 'Aurangzeb' collects Rs 3.75 crore on opening day 19-05-2013 10:04 AM

    New Delhi: Arjun Kapoor-starrer 'Aurangzeb' has drawn a decent response at the box office with an opening day collection of Rs.3.75 crore. The film, made on a budget of Rs.25 crore has managed good business in Delhi, Uttar Pradesh and East Punjab territory, said a statement. 'Aurangzeb', a film from...
  • I never want to repeat stuff, says Sasheh Agha 18-05-2013 08:42 AM

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Sasheh Aagha says her mother, veteran actress Salma Aagha, is like a friend to her, and that she often guides her in career decisions. "She is very supportive. She always guides me. She is like a friend in my life...She has always been there for me...(and she...
  • I don't want to do standard father's role: Rishi Kapoor 17-05-2013 02:27 PM

    Mumbai: The popular chocolate hero of the 1980s, Rishi Kapoor says he is "a competent actor" and would like to try out character roles and that he doesn't want to be typecast as a typical onscreen dad. He wowed everyone when he donned the garb of ruthless underworld lord Rauf...
  • Friday releases: 'Aurangzeb', The Great Gatsby' hit the screens 17-05-2013 10:41 AM

    Actor Arjun Kapoor's second movie 'Aurangzeb', where he plays a double role, released on Friday. The film also stars Rishi Kapoor and southern star Prithviraj. Another movie which hits the screens on Friday is 'The Great Gatsby'. It is a 3D adaptation of F Scott Fitzgerald's novel of the same...
  • 'Aurangzeb' Tweet Review: First day, first show 17-05-2013 09:58 AM

    New Delhi: After a satisfactory performance in 'Ishaqzaade', Arjun Kapoor is returning to silver screens with another crime saga 'Aurangzeb'. Directed by Atul Sabharwal, the film also features Sasheh Agha, Prithviraj Sukumaran, Rishi Kapoor, Jackie Shroff and Amrita Singh. 'Aurangzeb' revolves around a family which is infamous for their involvement...
  • Friday Release 'Aurangzeb': The man who wants too much 16-05-2013 03:20 PM

    New Delhi: After the success of 'Ishaqzaade', Arjun Kapoor is returning to the big screens with director Atul Sabharwal's 'Aurangzeb'. He is playing the characters of Ajay and Vishal in the film, while Sasheh Agha will be seen as the female lead. Prithviraj, Rishi Kapoor, Amrita Singh and Jackie Shroff...
  • Can now afford to slow down my career in south: Prithviraj 16-05-2013 11:45 AM

    New Delhi: After starring in more than 80 films in Malayalam, Tamil and Telegu in his 11 year long career, actor-producer Prithviraj Sukumaran feels he is now ina comfortable phase to take it easy in south. The 30-year-old actor, who made his Bollywood debut last year with 'Aiyyaa' opposite Rani...
  • Sasheh Aagha never felt helpless during the MMS scandal 15-05-2013 04:53 PM

    Mumbai: Pakistani actress Sasheh Aagha, making her Bollywood debut with 'Aurangzeb', was involved in an MMS scandal, but says it was not a difficult phase. In 2011 an MMS showing Sasheh with Bollywood actor Ruslaan Mumtaz went viral, but the actress says her name got falsely implicated. "It was not...
  • Was uncomfortable working with Prithviraj: Rishi Kapoor 10-05-2013 10:53 AM

    Mumbai: Noted actor Rishi Kapoor says he felt uncomfortable calling his co-star Prithviraj Sukumaran by his first name -- because it is the name of his grandfather, the yesteryear thespian Prithviraj Kapoor. "I was uncomfortable working with Prithviraj for the first two days as it was my grandfather's name. But...
  • Arjun Kapoor: Don't want to get trapped in stereotypes 10-05-2013 10:20 AM

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Arjun Kapoor does not want to be stereotyped and he is looking forward to playing different roles. "Action has been a part of my films and I hope people are liking it. I don't want to confine (myself) to do one thing. I want to do good...
  • Arjun Kapoor has the aura of a star like Big B: 'Aurangzeb' director 07-05-2013 12:07 PM

    Mumbai: Debutante director Atul Sabharwal is so impressed with his 'Aurangzeb' actor Arjun Kapoor that he has already planned a second movie with him. "He (Arjun) is my favourite actor. I find a rare quality in him... I feel he has a face that has a character and has the...
  • 'Aurangzeb' Music Review: Hear it for its interesting songs 05-05-2013 05:41 PM

    Music Directors: Amartya Rahut and Vipin Mishra Singers: Sasheh Agha, Ram Sampath, Keerthi Sagathia, K. Mohan, Marianne D'Cruz Aiman, Vipin Mishra. The music album of director Atul Sabharwal's debut movie 'Aurangzeb', a crime thriller, has five tracks and its four musical versions. The compositions are interesting and centred around power,...
  • Arjun Kapoor expert in shooting lovemaking scenes 05-05-2013 11:53 AM

    Mumbai: Actor Arjun Kapoor, who did an intimate scene in his debut film 'Ishqzaade', also shot a lovemaking scene for his forthcoming thriller 'Aurangzeb' and seems to have mastered the art of doing them. Directed by Atul Sabharwal, 'Aurangzeb' is about land mafia and features Arjun along with Prithviraj and...
  • Southern actor Prithviraj to direct a Hindi movie 23-04-2013 05:43 PM

    Mumbai: Southern superstar Prithviraj Sukumaran says he is all set to wield the megaphone for a Hindi film soon, but has no plans to produce. Gearing up for the release of his second Hindi movie 'Aurangzeb', after 'Aiyyaa', Prithviraj would like to go behind the camera. "Direction is definitely on...
  • Prithviraj not banking on physicality with 'Aurangazeb' 23-04-2013 01:05 PM

    Mumbai: Southern superstar Prithviraj Sukumaran, who debuted with 'Aiyyaa' in Bollywood, wants people to appreciate his acting skills in 'Aurangzeb', not his physical appearance, which was in focus in his first Hindi movie. "Unlike 'Aiyyaa', I am not banking on my physicality with 'Aurangazeb'. It's something else. More than people...
  • 'Aurangzeb': New actress Sasheh Agha turns singer for 'Barbaadiyaan' 22-04-2013 07:35 PM

    Mumbai: Sasheh, daughter of Pakistani actress Salma Agha, is making her acting debut with 'Aurangzeb' and now she sings a song 'Barbaadiyaan' in the movie. "I have learned singing from my mom and I don't plan to give it up because I am very passionate about it," said the newcomer...
  • 'Aurangzeb' not similar to 'Dabangg' or 'Rowdy Rathore': Prithviraj 22-04-2013 01:59 PM

    Mumbai: Southern actor Prithviraj, who plays a policeman in 'Aurangzeb,' says the movie is different from commercial cop films like 'Dabangg' and 'Rowdy Rathore'. "It's really not that kind of a film in the first place, it's not a 'Dabangg' or 'Rowdy Rathore'. It's a very real film and the...