KANNADA MOVIES

  • Kannada journalist Ganesh Kasargod launches his book May 31, 2013

    Ganesh Kasargod, eminent journalist from Sandalwood cinema has launched a book titled as '100 films and 100 memories' in Kannada 'Nooru Chitragalu Nooraru Nenapugalu'. The book was released recently and has garnered a positive response. It was launched at KH Kala Soudha, adjacent to Sri Ramananjeya Hill in Hanumanthanagar,...
  • Kannada film 'Myna' completes 100 days May 31, 2013

    It seems Kannada director Nagashekhar has a formula for hit films. The director makes a hattrick with 'Myna' his third film in a row to complete 100 days in cinemas. The director is noted for films such as 'Aramane' and 'Sanju Weds Geeta' that successfully completed 100 days respectively. Kannada...
  • Kannada film 'Madarangi' passes with U/A certificate May 2, 2013

    Kannada film 'Madarangi' has been passed with U/A certificate by the regional censor board. 'Madarangi' from Krishna Talkies is produced by Nagappa featuring his son Sunil Krishna. The actor is already is already making news on the social media. The song 'Darling Darling' has been lauded by the audience and the...
  • Kannada actor Dr Rajakumar's 85th birth anniversary today April 24, 2013

    It was the 85th birth anniversary of Dadasaheb Phalke award winner Dr Rajakumar today. There was a festive mood at Dr Rajakumar memorial in Kanteerava studios as the family members of Dr Rajakumar and his fans visited the Dr Raj Memorial. As the fans celebrated the birth anniversary of Dr Rajakumar...
  • I had to forego four films for 'Bachchan': Parul Yadav March 27, 2013

    Chennai: For her role in upcoming Kannada revenge saga 'Bachchan', in which she sports three different looks, actress Parul Yadav had to forego four films. However, she has no regrets. "I know it was a hard decision to make, but my producer was very particular that I dedicate myself completely to...
  • Kannada film 'V' to feature Ragini in a special song March 25, 2013

    Ragini is among the leading ladies of the Sandalwood cinema with a series of hit films and some pivotal performances in Malayalam films, the actress made an appearence for the a song in 'V'(Victory) sign film. The song was shot on four different sets namely water, fire, sand and lights Ragini...
  • Kannada actor Prajwal Devraj to star in 'Savaal' March 3, 2013

    Kannada actor Prajwal is currently shooting for a film 'Savaal'. The film is produced by Sri Thirumala Movie makers. Though his last film did not work well, yet, there is no holding back for the actor. His latest film 'Ziddhi' is ready incing for a release, while his another film 'Dil...
  • 'Drama': Kannada movie completes its 100 days March 3, 2013

    Kannada movie 'Drama' starring Ambarish, Yash, Radhika and Pandit produced by Yogaraj Movies has procured the 100 days label in continuation theatre Menaka on March 1, 2013. The film is an out and out comedy directed by Yogaraj Bhat has been a commercial success. The film is produced by...
  • Kannada film 'Vayyara Vayyari Vavyara' is a musical March 2, 2013

    During the initial era of Doordarshan there were 'Geetha Chitra' (storyboard)for programmes, they were replaced by video and developed and this phenomenon is still followed in music channels. A group of friends from Dakshin Kannada - Jayanth Achar, Roop Kumar Katil, Nevil Dengura have joined hands for a unique venture...
  • Kannada movie 'Sorry Kane' to star Charan Raj March 2, 2013

    The Kannada actor of South film 'Prathighatana' Charan Raj is back again with the film 'Sorry Kane' a romantic entertainer under the banner of Director Dream Creations. Actor Charan Raj, who is noted for his villainous roles. The actor has done it all from playing the lead as well...
  • Kannada review: 'Rajani Kantha' lacks narration March 2, 2013

    Kannada film 'Rajani Kantha' with the name of Tamil super star Rajinikanth is a below average film. The story fails to hold audiences attention. The dialogues are loosely structured and do not deliver any meaning. The director of the film Pradeep Raj who rose to fame with his last film 'Kirataka'...
  • Tamil movie 'Ethir Neechal' to be released in April March 2, 2013

    'Ethir Neechal' is a much awaited upcoming film under the banner of Dhanush's 'Wunderban Films' which will be Dhanush's maiden venture into Production. The film stars Sivakarthikeyan and Priya Anand in lead roles directed by debutant director Senthil who was formerly an assistant of Director Vetrimaaran. The film produced under the...
  • Puneeth Rajkumar on his stardom and father's legacy September 12, 2012

    Youngest son of Kannada superstar Dr Rajkumar talks about his journey and his father's legacy in the film industry. ...
  • Shivaraj Kumar's family goes charitable on his birthday August 2, 2012

    Though Shivarajkumar's 50th birthday celebration continues the whole month, coming August will see a different take. The Rajkumar's family will be coming together for a social cause. A committee has been formed under 'Shivarajkumar Suvarana Mahotsava Abhinandana Samithi' with KP Shrikanth being the President and MS Ramesh, the head of...
  • Nikitha had received full payment, says Akshay August 1, 2012

    Actress Nikitha Thukral's latest Kannada flick 'Gauri Puthra' may have been totally rejected by the Kannada film audience in its first of its release, but some how the actress has also been in news for wrong reasons. Nikitha has been in news for many controversies including when she was unfairly banned...
  • 'The show extended my confidence level' says puneeth August 1, 2012

    The reality show 'Kannadadha Kotyadhipathi', starrer Puneeth RajaKumar has come to an end. The show was telecasted in Suvarana satellite channel. The Season comprised 80 episodes, and got good TRP. For Puneeth, show was more about acquiring knowledge, earning good money and getting affection from the people of...
  • Vinod Prabhakar suffers injury while shooting August 1, 2012

    Kannada cinema action hero, Vinod Prabhakar got injured while shooting an action sequence on july 31. During an iron rod fight, Prabhakars left eye was hit by one of the poles. Incident took place at Sapota Garden at Banglore, were he was shooting for...
  • Veteran Kannada actor Umesh is living in poverty July 31, 2012

    All veteran actors today are living in pitiable condition. Some of them have reserve funds sensing such dangers. Most actors of in Kannada cinema are hardly paid for roles and succumb to poverty. Veteran comedian MS Umesh, with 50 years in the industry, is asking for job to support his...
  • B K Srinivas tastes success with 'Bhagirathi' July 31, 2012

    At last Benkosri alias BK Srinivas has found success for his offbeat film 'Bhagirathi' in Kannada cinema. Producer Srinivas spent as much on his offbeat folktale as he usually spends on his commercial films. 'Bhagirathi' has been directed by Baraguru Ramachandrappa. Ramachandrappa, known for quality films in Kannada, is taking his...
  • Kannada Review: 'Shakti' is a powerless film January 8, 2012

    Hyderabad: Film: 'Shakti' Cast: Malashri, Avinash, Radhika Gandhi, Kiran Srinivas, Soujanya, Sharat Lohitashva, Manoj, Ashish Vidyarthi, Hema Chaudhary, Sayyaji Shindhe, Sadhu Kokila and Kurigalu Pratap; StoryScreenplay writerDirector: Anil Kumar; Producer: Ramu; Composer: Vardhan; Camera: K. Rajesh Rating: ** Malashri, known as Lady Amithabh in the Kannada film industry, is the saving grace...
  • Kannada Review: Dhan Dhana Dhan a tedious film June 27, 2011

    Hyderabad: Film: 'Dhan Dhana Dhan'; Cast: Prem, Sharmila Mandre, Aadi Lokesh, Ravishankar, Swasthick Shankar and Harish Rai; Direction: Ramanath Rigvedhi; Producer Wasim; Music Director: Sai Karthik; Camera: Mohan; Rating: * 'Dhan Dhana Dhan'is a remake of David Dhawan directed Hindi comedy 'Hum Kisise Kum Nahin' (HKKN), which had Amitabh Bachchan, Ajay...
  • Kannada Review: Refreshing movie I'm Sorry...' June 20, 2011

    Film: 'I'm Sorry Mathe Banni Preethsona' ; Cast: Prem, Karishma Tanna, Tabala Naani and Sanjjana; Director: Ravindra; Rating: *** 1/2 Debutant director Ravindra has done a neat job in 'I'm Sorry Mathe Banni Preethsona', about feelings like suspicion, trust, sanctity and compulsions in the relationship of a happily married couple. It...
  • Kannada Review: 'Oscar' insipid, boring June 20, 2011

    New Delhi: Film: 'Oscar' (Kannada); Cast: Ashok Kumar, Priyanka Bulgannanavar, Priyanka Gowda, Raju Thalikote, Rajendra Karanth and Sangeetha Shetty ; Producer: Shivu Belawadi; Director: Krishna; Camera: Naveen Suvarna; Music Director: Abhiman Roy; Rating: ** Krishna makes his directorial debut with 'Oscar', a film which cannot be slotted in any genre....
  • Kannada Review: Bettada Jeeva raises awareness June 20, 2011

    New Delhi: Film: 'Bettada Jeeva'; Cast: Daththathreya, Rameshwari Varma, Suchayeendra Prasad, Director: P. Sheshadri; Producer: Basanth Kumar Patil; Music Director: Manohar; Camera: Ananth Urs: Rating: **** Bettada Jeeva is based on Jnanpith awardee K. Shivaram Karanth's novel, which was considered a literary classic. The novel, which became a byword for a...
  • Rajnikant's plea: politics must not split artists March 3, 2009

    Bangalore: Tamil superstar Rajnikant has endorsed his colleague Kamal Haasan's view that art and politics should not be mixed and urged politicians to not create divisions between artists of Tamil Nadu and Karnataka. "Please don't divide us and don't bring politics into cinema," Rajnikant said Monday at a felicitation function organised...