KUNG FU PANDA

  • 'The Croods' gets impressive opening in India April 24, 2013

    New Delhi: Director duo Chris Sanders and Kirk De Micco's 3D animation movie 'The Croods' has got an impressive start in India. The coproduction of Fox Star Studios and DreamWorks has earned Rs 4.31 crore since its release April 19. It has also become the 4th biggest animation opener of India joining...
  • Hollywood reacts to Michael Clarke Duncan's death September 4, 2012

    A sampling of the outpouring of love and memories from the Hollywood and sports worlds following the death of Michael Clarke Duncan, many of them on Twitter: "I am terribly saddened at the loss of Big Mike. He was the treasure we all discovered on the set of The Green...
  • Actor Michael Clarke Duncan dies at 54 September 4, 2012

    Los Angeles: Michael Clarke Duncan, the hulking, prolific character actor whose dozens of films included an Oscarnominated performance as a death row inmate in The Green Mile and such other box office hits as Armageddon, Planet of the Apes and Kung Fu Panda, is dead at age 54. Duncan died Monday...
  • Friday Release: 'Madagascar 3', revival of circus June 7, 2012

    New Delhi: Google 'Madagascar' and two of your top three results will not be the country that lies off the coast of southeast Africa, but the DreamWorks Animation movie franchise. The first two installments have earned more than $1.1 billion worldwide. The third, 'Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted,' opens in...
  • Oscar watch: 'Kung Fu Panda 2', 'Puss in Boots', 'Rango' February 11, 2012

    This week on Oscar watch, Rajeev Masand brings to Hollywood's best from the animated world. ...
  • Hollywood played safe with 27 sequels in 2011 December 28, 2011

    Hollywood broke its record in 2011 for most sequels released in a calendar year. ...
  • Hollywood tops Bollywood this week at Box Office June 1, 2011

    'Hangover 2' and 'Kung Fu Panda 2' steal the thunder at Box Office this week. ...
  • 'Hangover II' first comedy to touch $100 mn mark May 30, 2011

    Los Angeles: 'The Hangover II' is on its way to shatter numerous box office records by grossing USD 118.1 million in its first four days. It has become the first Rrated comedy to help fuel the best Memorial Day weekend in history at the domestic box office followed closely by another...
  • Now Showing: Catch the latest movie reviews May 28, 2011

    This week on 'Now Showing', Rajeev Masand reviews of 'Kung Fu Panda', 'Hangover II' and 'Something Borrowed'. ...
  • Masand: 'Kung Fu...' is a return to awesomeness May 27, 2011

    Cast: Jack Black, Gary Oldman, Angelina Jolie, Jackie Chan Director: Jennifer Yuh Jack Black returns as the voice of mighty martialarts panda Po in 'Kung Fu Panda 2', the sequel to that 2008 animated gem. After establishing himself as the Dragon Warrior by vanquishing the evil Tai Lung and retrieving the Dragon...
  • Friday Releases:'The Hangover Part 2' hits theatres May 27, 2011

    It seems to be the season of sequels with two big ones hitting theatres this Friday The Hangover Part 2 and Kung Fu Panda 2. ...
  • Masand's Verdict: Kung Fu Panda July 12, 2008

    Cast: Jack Black, Dustin Hoffman, Jackie Chan, Angelina Jolie and Lucy Liu Director: Mark Osborne, John Stevenson It's hard not to like Kung Fu Panda even though there have been many smarter animation films recently. It tells the story of an overweight panda Po (voiced by Jack Black) who works for his...
  • In Pics: Sanjay Dutt versus a panda and a superhero July 11, 2008

    A superhero with a drinking problem, a fat lazy Panda with aspirations of making it as a KungFu master and a love triangle, musical style here's what to expect from the movies releasing this Friday. ...
  • Watch out! Kung Fu Panda hits Indian theatres July 11, 2008

    Hollywood blockbuster premieres in Mumbai, floors kids ...
  • Kung Fu Panda premieres in LA, minus Jolie June 4, 2008

    New Delhi: Hollywood stars Dustin Hoffman, Lucy Liu and Michael Clarke Duncan walked the red carpet for the Los Angeles premiere of Kung Fu Panda on Sunday. And even as the Panda did the posing, it was star of the moment, Jack Black, who did all the kung fu. (With inputs...
  • Funny side of the 61st Cannes Film Festival May 17, 2008

    Mumbai: From Hollywood's star couple, Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, to Bollywood's star couple Aishwarya Rai and Abhishek Bachchan, the who's who of showbiz hit the red carpet on Thursday night for the premiere of Kung Fu Panda at Cannes. Also spotted on the red carpet were the film's stars Jack...
  • Cannes ahoy! AshAbhi to walk the red carpet again May 14, 2008

    New Delhi: The 61st Cannes International Film Festival opens on Wednesday and though no Indian film has made it to its competition category, a few Indian stars will be present for the festival and even fewer Indian films will be screened in the festival's noncompetition section. While Aishwarya Rai Bachchan,...
  • Cannes Diary: Festival to open with Blindness May 14, 2008

    13 May 2008, Tuesday 8.24PM, Palais Press Room After what seemed like a neverending journey one finally landed at the Cote d'Azur airport in Nice with all my bags in place (believe me, that's a huge achievement considering eight out of every ten people who attend Cannes each year will tell...
  • Watch Trailer: Kung Fu Panda January 20, 2008

    Po the Panda is the laziest animal in all of the Valley of Peace, but unwittingly becomes the chosen one when enemies threaten their way of life. ...