Ghosts

  • British man, 24, fined for pretending to be a ghost, waving his arms and shouting 'wooooo' at mourners at cemetery August 8, 2014

    London: Ghost busted! A man has been arrested and fined in the UK for pretending to be a ghost by waving his arms and shouting "wooooo" at mourners at a cemetery. Anthony Stallard, 24, had been kicking a football around in a Kingston Cemetery in Portsmouth with a friend, while also...
  • Watch: This spooky video captures a petrifying moment when a 'ghost' appeared in a haunted pub in Britain July 15, 2014

    A tourist was shooting a video outside one of the haunted pubs of Britain. The 763-year-old Ye Olde Man and Scythe pub in Britain is believed to be among the most haunted pubs in the country. The Portuguese tourist was talking about a 'crazy cider' the pub is known for...
  • Not comfortable doing intimate scenes, wearing skimpy clothes: Meera Chopra April 1, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Meera Chopra, seen in 'Gang Of Ghosts', is not ready to shoot intimate scenes for the screen and she says she has restrained herself from taking up any film offers which require her to go beyond her comfort zone. "I am not comfortable doing intimate scenes. I am not...
  • Rolls-Royce to launch Ghost Series II in India by November March 30, 2014

    The Rolls-Royce Ghost series II was showcased at the recently concluded Geneva Motor Show. The new Ghost will be launched in the UK by mid-2014 and in the Indian market by November. The new model does not have major exterior changes and has little to distinguish on the outside from the...
  • Meera Chopra on the failure of 'Gang of Ghosts': In an ensemble cast, loss is borne by all March 23, 2014

    Mumbai: Southern actress Meera Chopra, who teamed up with a host of actors in her Bollywood debut 'Gang Of Ghosts', says there is an advantage of working in a multi-starrer - the onus is on everyone if the movie doesn't work. Released Friday, the comedy revolves around ghosts. It has been...
  • 'Gang of Ghosts' review: Easy steps to ruin a potentially good film March 22, 2014

    How to ruin a potential cult film. Take a super hit regional film. Copy it word by word, scene by scene. Put dollops of Bollywood commercial elements in it. Completely misinterpret each and every point of the original script and just do a token service to some burning issues of...
  • 'Gang of Ghosts' Tweet Review: The satire lacks the required humour March 21, 2014

    If its anything like the original, Satish Kaushik's 'Gang of Ghosts' is going to be a movie worth watching. An official remake of Bengali hit film 'Bhooter Bhabishyat', the film is a satire and has the Sharman Joshi, Mahie Gill and Anupam Kher playing important roles. The film talks about...
  • Gang Of Ghosts: A comedy is never complete without a tragic element, says Satish Kaushik March 21, 2014

    New Delhi: What happens when you put personalities from different time periods together? And what if they are not even alive? The upcoming film 'Gang of Ghosts', adapted from the hit Bengali film 'Bhooter Bhabishyat' promises to deal with this subject in a hilarious manner. In the city to promote the...
  • 'Gang of Ghosts' trailer: Will Anupam Kher-Rajpal Yadav's comic timing make the film an instant hit? March 17, 2014

    'Gang of Ghosts', directed by Satish Kaushik, is a remake of Bengali blockbuster 'Bhooter Bhabishyat'. The story revolves around a haunted house which is being pulled down and being replaced by a swanky shopping mall. But the ghosts in the house, who all belong to different eras, consider it their...
  • Gang of Ghosts: Audiences will fall in love with ghosts, says Mahie Gill March 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Mahie Gill says after watching her forthcoming film "Gang of Ghosts", the audience will fall in love with spirits. 'Gang of Ghosts', directed by Satish Kaushik, is a remake of Bengali blockbuster 'Bhooter Bhabishyat'. It is slated to release March 21. "...I am sure after watching the film, the audience...
  • Priyanka is close but I don't have an emotional connect with Parineeti: Meera Chopra March 12, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Meera Chopra has said her actress cousin Priyanka Chopra always ready to help her in her Bollywood career and she shares "emotional bonding" with her. Meera revealed that she was close to Priyanka but not to her another cousin actress Parineeti. Ever since Meera, who has acted...
  • Chilling CCTV footage shows ghost-like figure inside one of UK's oldest pubs, camera stops recording at 6:18 am February 18, 2014

    Actual CCTV footage recorded at the 'Ye Olde Man and Scythe' pub in Bolton, the fourth oldest pub in Britain which dates back to 1251, showed a shadowy figure flitting back and forth at the bar area. The footage was recorded on the night of February 14, 2014. Management discovered...
  • I don't worry about the box office numbers, says Mahie Gill February 18, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Mahie Gill, known for her bold avatar in films like "Dev D", "Saheb, Biwi aur Gangster" and "Not A Love Story", stays unfazed by box office collections of her movies. The actress says that as the films she does are not big budget projects, she is not worried about...
  • 'Gang of Ghosts' trailer crosses two lakh views on YouTube February 16, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Satish Kaushik's forthcoming movie 'Gang of Ghosts' has got over two million hits on video-sharing website YouTube. The first trailer of the movie was launched on YouTube Feb 11. "'Gang of Ghosts' trailer crosses two lakh hits today (Sunday)...Good natured, cultured bhoots (ghosts) are going to be seen in theatres...
  • Tom Cruise sued for $1 billion over the originality of 'Mission Impossible 4' February 6, 2014

    Los Angeles: Hollywood actor Tom Cruise has been sued for $1 billion by screenwriter Timothy Patrick McLanahan for the script of 2011 movie 'Mission Impossible - Ghost Protocol'. McLanahan filed legal documents in December claiming the script of the movie came from his script 'Head On'. Paramount Pictures is also named...
  • Patrick Swayze, Demi Moore's 'Ghost' to be adapted for television November 14, 2013

    London: Supernatural romantic film 'Ghost' is all set to be revived into a television series by Paramount TV. The company's newly launched TV division has tapped Oscar winner Akiva Goldsman and Jeff Pinkner to co-write a pilot for the series based on the 1990 hit film of the same name,...
  • 'Call of Duty: Ghosts' video game passes $1 bn in sales to retailers November 7, 2013

    San Francisco: Activision Blizzard Inc's latest title from its blockbuster "Call of Duty" video game franchise surpassed $1 billion in sell-in sales - the number of copies shipped to retailers - a day after its launch, the company said on Wednesday. Activision shares were relatively unchanged at $16.54 in afternoon-trading...
  • I would love to do a biopic on some sportsperson: Mahie Gill October 21, 2013

    Chandigarh: New benchmarks are set and a few stereotypes are broken with each character that Mahie Gill plays in a movie. The actor, who rose to fame with her performance as 'Paro' in 'Dev D' is ready to experiment more and grab any opportunity that allows her to try something...
  • Snapshot: Doesn't Meera Chopra remind you of cousin Priyanka Chopra? October 17, 2013

    One glance at upcoming actress Meera Chopra and you think of her famous cousin Priyanka Chopra. The Delhi girl, who is a third cousin of Priyanka and Parineeti is all set to make her Bollywood debut in Satish Kuashik's 'Gangs of Ghost'. The film also features Mahie Gill and Sharman...
  • Paoli Dam to do item number in Satish Kaushik's next September 24, 2013

    Mumbai: After her sensational debut in Bollywood with 'Hate Story', actress Paoli Dam is all set to do an item number in Satish Kaushik's 'Gang of Ghost'. The film is Hindi remake of hit Bengali horror comedy 'Bhooter Bhabishyat'. "Paoli is doing an rocking song in 'Gang of Ghost'.. She...
  • Satish Kaushik shoots with Anupam Kher for 'Gang of Ghost' September 11, 2013

    Mumbai: The last schedule of Satish Kaushik's 'Gang of Ghost' commenced on Tuesday. The director will shoot with veteran actor Anupam Kher, who plays the ghost of a mill owner. "Last schedule of 'Gang Of Ghosts' starts today. Shooting my friend Anupam Kher who plays the ghost of Gendamal Hemraj, a...
  • Actor-filmmaker Satish Kaushik turns lyricist for 'Gang of Ghosts' September 4, 2013

    Mumbai: Besides donning the director's hat and writing the dialogues for his upcoming film 'Gang of Ghosts', actor-filmmaker Satish Kaushik has also penned the lyrics of a song for the film. The 57-year-old bought the rights of a Bengali song from the film 'Bhooter Bhabishyat', and adapted it into Hindi with...
  • 'Empty cities' emerging in China, warns top official August 10, 2013

    Beijing: In a grim warning against rapid urbanisation in China, a top development official has said that reckless expansion of cities has turned many of them into ghost towns with no occupants in sight. Qiao Runling, deputy director of the China Centre for Urban Development, said local governments had relied on...
  • Mahie Gill emulates Meena Kumari in 'Gangs of Ghosts' July 23, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Mahie Gill has sought inspiration from legendary actress Meena Kumari for a song in her upcoming film 'Gang of Ghosts'. The song 'Nahi Dungi, Nahi Dungi, Dil mera fokat mein nahi dungi' is inspired by the tragedy queen. "I am a huge Meena Kumari fan so it was a great...
  • Bouncers protecting celebrities is a funny concept: Anupam Kher June 2, 2013

    Mumbai: The trend of bouncers surrounding celebrities when they make a public appearance is a "funny" concept, says Anupam Kher and adds that they "deprive you of love and warmth from people". The 58-year-old was performing his autobiographical play 'Kucch Bhi Ho Sakta Hai' in the capital and he was surrounded...
  • Japan: Delay in PM moving into residence revives talk of ghosts May 25, 2013

    Tokyo: A delay in Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his wife moving into their official residence, the site of past assassinations, has revived talk of ghosts in the corridors, prompting the government to deny any knowledge of hauntings. Abe has not moved into the prime minister's official residence for...
  • Snapshot: Anupam Kher's new look in 'Gang of Ghosts' May 23, 2013

    New Delhi: Actor Anupam Kher has tweeted a photo from the sets of director Satish Kaushik's 'Gang of Ghosts'. The film also has Sharman Joshi and Parambrata Chatterjee. 'Gang of Ghosts' is the Hindi remake of superhit Bengali film 'Bhooter Bhabishyat'. ...
  • I do limited films because script is important to me: Mahie May 4, 2013

    Mumbai: Mahie Gill, who will next be seen in Satish Kaushik's comedy 'Gang of Ghosts', says films like 'Chillar Party' should be made as audiences are ready to enjoy new kind of cinema. Co-directed by Nitesh Tiwari and Vikas Bahl, 'Chillar Party' won the 2011 National Film Award for Best Children's...
  • Career advice from sister Priyanka? Thanks, but no thanks, says Meera May 3, 2013

    Mumbai: Priyanka Chopra's cousin Meera, who is making her Bollywood debut with Satish Kaushik's directorial venture 'Gang Of Ghosts', says she idolises her star cousin, but doesn't need tips from her. National Award-winning actress Priyanka made her debut in Bollywood with the 2003 film 'The Hero: Love Story of a Spy'...