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  • Upendra's 'Brahma' gets U/A certificate February 1, 2014

    Superstar Upendra starrer 'Brahma - The Leader', which is all set to be released on February 7, has crossed its first hurdle and has managed to get U/A certificate. Directed by R Chandru, the bilingual film will be released simultaneously in Kannada and Telugu and will be dubbed in Tamil....
  • Red Carpet Reels back with Kokila Mohan's 'Nanthara' September 20, 2013

    New Delhi: Red Carpet Reels which had declared that 'Ashokavana' a few years ago in 2010, is back with a new title 'Nanthara', which stars Kokila Mohan and Dimple Chopda in lead roles. If reports are to be believed, the shoot of 'Nanthara' which has Murali, Suresh, Ravi as producers has...
  • Telugu review: 'Sukumarudu' is a melodramatic entertainer May 12, 2013

    Cast: Aadi Pudipeddi, Nisha Aggarwal, Sharada, G Krishna, Chandra Mohan, Bhavna Ruparel, Srinivasa Avasarala, Brahmanandam, Maruthi Rao, Raghu Babu, Jayaprakash Reddy, Rao Ramesh and Tanikella Bharani Director: G Ashok Rating: 2.5 out 5 Some films take time to strike a chord with the audience, but 'Sukumarudu', about greedy NRI protagonist, makes an...
  • Santosh Varun plays the lead in Kannada film 'Love Show' May 12, 2013

    Is 'Love' a show off?? Some are crazy about love, some go mad and some even lose their life for love. Realization of life is more important comes very late. Without coming before the media 'Love Show' has completed shooting and entered the dialogue recording stage. At Skyline Studio the talkie...
  • 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 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...
  • 'Ajith' is director Yuvan Shanker Raja's next March 10, 2013

    Using one of the latest cameras for an action film 'Ajith' is fast progressing with shoot. "The shoot has almost come to an end and we have used Vice Camera that gives 1000 frames for an action portion recently," says director Mahesh Babu. This 'Vice' camera is best for giving terrific...
  • 'Brindavana' completed a major part of its shooting March 10, 2013

    A film with a huge star cast named 'Brindavana', remake of the Telugu film 'Brindavanam' just completed a major schedule at Hyderabad recently. News is that a major schedule was shot along with stars like Darshan, Karthika Nayar, Saikumar recently. Directed by filmmaker K Madesh the camera is handled by Ramesh...
  • 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...
  • Kannada Review: 'Devrane' has a pragmatic approach February 18, 2013

    Cast: Ravishankar, Neethu, Tabala Nani, Sadhu Kokila, Raju Thalikote, Bullet Prakash; Director: Lucky Shankar Lucky Shankar's 'Devarane' is a sarcastic commentary on how innocent people are exploited by fake god man and politician nexus. It has its moments of entertainment mainly in the first half, but later the narration takes a...
  • 'Bangari' Review: This Kannada film is a tedious watch February 2, 2013

    Director: MA Chandru Cast: Yogish, Ragini Dwivedi, Sharath Lohithashwa, Kadal Dandapani, Ramesh Bhat, Sadhu Kokila, Swayamvara Chandru and Sathya Priya 'Bangari' was touted as the one of the costliest film of Yogish, whose on and off screen chemistry with the film's heroine, Ragini, has grabbed a lot of attention. Ragini, with her appearance...
  • Upendra releases Kannada film, 'Bangari' audio November 9, 2012

    Actor Upendra addressed the media at the audio release of 'Bangari' and wished success to producer Ellappa on his visit to KEB Engineers Association auditorium. Upendra, producer Ellappa and director Ma Chandru lighted the lamp and released the film's audio even before the full attendance. Film's actress Ragini also joined her...
  • 'Mr 420' Review: Not a good option for entertainment October 20, 2012

    Very ordinary theme and extremely outdated treatment is given to 'Mr 420' by director Pradeep Raj in his second film. It leaves a doubt that he has picked scenes from various films to make this film. The strong similarity is 'Rambo' in the first half. Second half of 'Mr 420'...
  • 'Anarkali' producer Rakesh Jain commits suicide August 30, 2012

    Producer Rakesh Kumar Jain, who launched his first Kannada film 'Anarkali' on June, 2011 under the direction of Sadhu Kokila, has left the team even before completion of the film by committing suicide. Rakesh Kumar Jain, 41, was a mine merchant and had a huge balance of more than Rs 20...
  • Rakesh Adiga to play the villain in 'Notorious' August 10, 2012

    Actor Rakesh Adiga is getting offers for the roles that are beyond his age. A sensible performance in 'Josh, produced SV Babu and directed by Shivamani has given Rakesh a solid position. And now he is quick to grab roles in Kannada cinema. Rakesh is a lead actor...
  • Kannada Review: 'Jaanu' is worth a watch June 3, 2012

    'Jaanu, directed by Preetham Gubbi of 'Maleyali Jotheyali' and 'Johnny Mera Naam' fame, was supposed to be an action entertainer. The presence of two young, talented artists had added expectations from the film, as did its song picturisations, which gave a boost in the hype around the film. Gubbi seems to...
  • Kannada Review: 'Breaking News' lacks creativity May 26, 2012

    When a proved director takes up a film, the expectations are high. After failure of 'Nooru Janmaku' Nagathihalli Chandrasekhar is on low key. He has not been able to come up from failure in the contents of 'Breaking News'. The selection of subject and its treatment is once again put...