Ban On Vishwaroopam

  • Rajinikanth to see Kamal's 'Vishwaroopam' today February 6, 2013

    Mumbai: They've always been the best of friends and the best of rivals. The two icons of Tamil cinema Kamal Haasan and Rajinikanth have always stood by each other. It, therefore, comes as no surprise to know that the latter would be watching the former's controversial 'Vishwaroopam' Wednesday. Said...
  • 'Vishwaroopam' is Kamal Haasan's best film as a director: Sreedhar Pillai February 4, 2013

    Senior film journalist Sreedhar Pillai joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the movie 'Vishwaroopam'. Q. What is the box office collection so far on the regions the movie has been released? Is it a hit in the Overseas, Kerala, Andhra and Karanataka markets? Asked by: Vasan A. It is doing extraordinary...
  • Allow 'Vishwaroopam' screening: Malaysia's ethnic Indian party January 31, 2013

    Kuala Lumpur: Malaysia's largest ethnic Indian political party MIC has asked the government to allow the screening of Kamal Haasan's controversyhit film Vishwaaroopam, stressing that the spy thriller was not against any religion. Haasan's film was removed from local cinemas a day after its release following a directive from the home...
  • Indians are ready for Vishwaroopam release, idiots aren't: Sudhish Kamath January 28, 2013

    Hindu's film critic Sudhish Kamath joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on what the Vishwaroopam controversy is about. Q. The film already got delayed much and heard that it got released in piracy also. Do you think the movie will have the grand opening which it deserves if it released tomorrow...
  • Vishwaroopam ban no doubt curbs the freedom of expression: Meenakshi Mahadevan January 25, 2013

    Is the ban on Vishwaroopam in Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh justified? CNNIBN's senior correspondent Meenakshi Mahadevan joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the issue. Q. What exactly there in the movie that is creating problem and one more isn't it fact that even media and...
  • Ban on 'Vishwaroopam' unfair, says film fraternity January 24, 2013

    Mumbai: The Tamil Nadu government's ban on actorfilmmaker Kamal Haasan's movie 'Vishwaroopam', following objections from Muslim organisations, has left industry members like Prakash Raj and Madhur Bhandarkar upset and angry. The movie was slated for release Friday. However, it has now been stalled for 15 days in Tamil Nadu after representatives...
  • Centre asks TN govt to reconsider ban on 'Vishwaroopam' January 24, 2013

    New Delhi: The Centre today asked Tamil Nadu government to reconsider its decision to ban the screening of Kamal Haasan's film 'Vishwaroopam' saying the Supreme Court had in a verdict held that the censor board's view on such matters was binding on all. "The Supreme Court of India in Prakash Jha's...