Hindi Cinema

  • Aflatoon Aurat, Do Ladke Dono Kadke, Sipahi Ki Sajni: 115 totally hilarious film titles of all time 20-01-2014 03:01 PM

    You know it's not an ordinary day when you come across films named 'Aflatoon Aurat', 'Do Ladke Dono Kadke' and 'Sipahi Ki Sajni'. We salute the creative person who clearly went overboard naming these 115 films. The titles say it all. Here are the most entertaining film titles of all...
  • Watch: Journey of India's melodious voice Lata Mangeshkar 13-08-2013 12:10 PM

    Lata Mangeshkar has been the melodious voice for generations of heroines in Hindi cinema. In a career spanning over seven decades, with over 50,000 songs to her credit, her name is synonymous with Indian playback music. ...
  • Content, cast and packaging important for a film to be a hit: Khushboo 19-06-2013 06:06 PM

    'Theeya Velai Seiyyanum Kumaru' is a Tamil romantic comedy film directed by Sundar C and produced by Kushboo Sundar starring Siddharth, Hansika Motwani, Santhanam, Ganesh Venkatraman, Balaji, Vidyullekha Raman, Samantha Ruth Prabhu, Vishal Krishna, Mano Bala and Bosskey. Khushboo has played a cameo appearance in thirittu pasanga song, which marks...
  • Watch: Bollywood filmmakers speak on censorship 02-05-2013 07:00 PM

    Over the years film censorship in Hindi cinema has undergone many changes. As Bollywood celebrates 100 years of its inception, lets find out what is still taboo in films. ...
  • The legacy of Shamshad Begum

    Hindustani awaaz |  Rakhshanda Jalil
    There was a time in the history of Hindi cinema when the singer was the song, when the persona of the singer did not exist;...

  • PM condoles Dev Anand's death 04-12-2011 12:26 PM

    New Delhi: Describing Dev Anand as a great artiste, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Sunday said he was an embodiment of life long passion for acting and film-making. Joining millions of his fans in condoling his death, he said, "Dev Anand was a great artiste who entertained generations of cinema...
  • Bollywood blockbuster: Diwali Dhamaka special 25-10-2011 12:56 PM

    Watch the trials and struggles of K Asif's 'Mughal-e-Azam' before it hit the big screen. ...
  • What is wrong with Indian cinema?

    Fashion Flaneur |  Sharadiya Dasgupta
    I am seething. I have had to walk out of two movies midway in the past one week despite trying very, very hard to bear...

  • Shiva to NALS: Has RGV lost his 'Aag'? 23-08-2011 05:50 PM

    New Delhi: Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma's brutal crime biopic Not A Love Story is a pale shadow of the director's strong narrative of systematic crime and his fascination with the underworld that goes back to his days of 'Shiva'. When he returns as producer with Shabri this week, one can...
  • Bollywood Blockbusters: the history of Hindi films 01-11-2009 03:31 AM

    Sunday night show tells the story of India's greatest entertainer. ...
  • Marathi actor Nilu Phule dead 13-07-2009 10:43 AM

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