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  • Lyricist-filmmaker Gulzar to be honoured with Dadasaheb Phalke award April 12, 2014

    Lyricist-filmmaker Gulzar, best known for penning memorable hits like 'Tujhse Naaraaz Nahi' and 'Tere Bina Zindagi Se' besides directing critically acclaimed films like 'Aandhi' and 'Mausam', was on Saturday chosen for the prestigious Dada Saheb Phalke award, the highest official recognition for film personalities in India. The 79-year-old writer, whose huge...
  • Sanjeev Kumar: The best mainstream hero Bollywood ever had November 6, 2012

    New Delhi: From playing Amitabh Bachchan's father in 'Trishul' to playing the husband of his former beloved Rekha in 'Silsila', Sanjeev Kumar is still remembered for playing a variety of roles on big screen. He is probably the best mainstream actor Bollywood has seen so far. The actor played romantic...
  • Barfi vs Hollywood: Homage, inspired or copied? September 19, 2012

    New Delhi: In ‘Barfi’, director Anurag Basu has come up with a film that has been liked by almost every quarter of the society. Ranbir’s Kapoor’s character seemed to be modelled on the lines of Charlie Chaplin’s on-screen avatars. Comparisons were inevitable, but the nuances that Ranbir infused in his...