CULT FILMS

  • 'Sholay 3D' earns Rs 3.75 cr in two days January 5, 2014

    Not too many takers? Well, the release of the muchanticipated film 'Sholay 3D' hasn't opened with a bang! The 3D version of Bollywood cult classic 'Sholay', which hit the big screen on January 3, has earned Rs 3.75 cr crore on the first two days. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted...
  • Relive the cult classic 'Sholay' January 4, 2014

    Director Ramesh Sippy's 'Sholay' is probably the most cherished film in the history of Indian cinema. Each and every character of the film has become legendary now. They have been copied and reproduced on screen several times, but their original charm is still intact. The film was first released in...
  • 'Manorama', 'No Smoking': Cult films of future? January 17, 2013

    New Delhi: What defines the genre of cult cinema? Does the subcultural appeal of once neglected films explain their snowballing into mainstream behemoths? Experts will tell you that cult emerges out of a closed group of fan base that elevates a niche film to greatness through sustained promotion, repeated viewings,...