Love Story

  • 'Bollywood: The Greatest Love Story Ever Told' tells international movie buffs a lot about India, says film critic Klaus Eder 5 days ago

    Klaus Eder, general secretary of International Federation of Film Critics, who was also part of the jury of Ladakh International Film Festival (LIFF) 2014, isn't new to Bollywood. As he speaks to Divya Pal of IBNLive.com in Leh, he gives a lowdown on his favourite filmmakers and why his experience...
  • Paris-based filmmaker Vijay Singh to make a film on Indian soldiers' love stories from World War I July 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Heart-warming stories, including romantic ones, about Indian soldiers who fought in the First World War as part of the British Army, culled from archives and personal testimonies, feature in a new documentary. The upcoming feature-length film 'Mademoiselle France Pleure' (Miss France is in tears) attempts to piece together the...
  • Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's film 'Bollywood: The Greatest Love Story Ever Told' gets huge applause at LIFF June 28, 2014

    Ladakh: The third edition of Ladakh International Film Festival (LIFF) kicked off on June 27. The ongoing film festival not only offers an interesting mix of international and Indian films, but also saw the participation of several Bollywood stars on Day 1. Besides Govind Nihalani, who heads the jury of the...
  • Alia Bhatt-Arjun Kapoor's '2 States' collects Rs 38.06 crore in opening weekend April 21, 2014

    Mumbai: Abhishek Varman's debut directorial '2 States' managed to collect Rs.38.06 crore in its opening weekend. The audience is loving it for its slice-of-life portrayal of two lovers from different states of the country. While it made Rs.12.42 crore on its opening day April 18, '2 States' managed a business of...
  • Meet Vidya, Neha, Ananya, Priyanka: A complete guide to the absolutely terrific women in all of Chetan Bhagat's books April 15, 2014

    Delhi: Pretty, long hair, jhumkas, or sexy toes. The women character in author Chetan Bhagat's novels have always been feisty, interesting and independent. Most of his damsels have been vocal about their sexuality and have had a modern outlook towards life. Be it the the fashion designing student, the call centre...
  • I had decided that I would only take up challenging roles: Harman Baweja March 27, 2014

    Delhi: Dressed in blue jeans, white t-shirt and a jacket, actor Harman Baweja ran his fingers through his almost-handlebar mustache thoughtfully. Quiet and brooding, Baweja sat on the dais with actress-producer Shilpa Shetty and director Sanamjit Singh Talwar at the promotion of his upcoming film 'Dishkiyaoon'. Baweja, who plays the character...
  • Madonna to direct interracial romance 'Ade: A Love Story', tweets author Rebecca Walker March 26, 2014

    Los Angeles: Pop icon Madonna is set to direct the big screen adaptation of Rebecca Walker's debut novel "Ade: A Love Story". The "Like A Virgin" hitmaker, who made her directorial debut with 2008 film "Filth And Wisdom", will team up with the "Silver Linings Playbook" producer Bruce Cohen for the...
  • Ekta Kapoor is the guiding force in my life: Karan Patel December 3, 2013

    New Delhi: TV actor Karan Patel has teamed up with media mogul Ekta Kapoor again for new show 'Ye Hai Mohobbatein', which will see him playing a mature character. Karan, 30, who gained popularity in showbiz with Kapoor's shows like 'Kasturi', 'Kasamh Se' and 'Kkavyanjali', said she is a mentor. ...
  • Abbas to make a comeback in Mollywood with 'Love Story' October 29, 2013

    Tamil actor Abbas, who is known for his role in the Malayalam film 'Kannezhuthy Pottum Thottu', will yet again return to Mollywood with Prashanth Mambully's film 'Love Story'. The actor will play a negative character in 'Love Story' which tells the tale of a mute girl. According to a report published...
  • Kangana Ranaut: I share a strong connection with Bengal October 8, 2013

    Kolkata: Fasting for Navratri, actress Kangana Ranaut on Monday asserted that as a woman she connects with goddess Durga. And the relationship only deepens through her profession which sees her in a variety of roles. "When you play a character...being a woman... you have to understand the nine forms (of the...
  • Chandan Roy Sanyal describes 'Mango' as funny, absurd love story July 23, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Chandan Roy Sanyal, known for playing Shahid Kapoor's best friend in 'Kaminey', will be seen in Abbas Tyrewala's 'Mango' and says it is an absurd love story. Talking about the concept of the upcoming movie, Chandan told IANS: "'Mango' is a very absurd love story. It's a romantic comedy,...
  • I want to make a simple love story: Madhur Bhandarkar June 28, 2013

    Kolkata: Keen to foray into the romantic genre, National Award-winning director Madhur Bhandarkar Thursday revealed that he is thinking about making a "realistic and romantic" musical. "Definitely there is a musical, which is under consideration... it will be romantic and realistic. There is no confirmation yet... it is in the pipeline,"...
  • My book has humour, love and some violence: Rajesh Parameswaran June 10, 2013

    A Bengal tiger wakes up one morning realising he is ravenously in love. A pompous railway supervisor in a small Indian village bites off more than he can chew when a peculiar new clerk arrives on his doorstep. In another place and in another time, a secret agent who spends...
  • Bapsi Sidhwa proves love is anything but blind June 7, 2013

    Bapsi Sidhwa slips into several skins in this collection of short stories. A young Gujarati wife crossing continents and cultures to her new husband in the US, an American wife in Lahore seeking companionship - and perhaps more - from a Pakistani minister, a conservative Parsee mother trying to convince...
  • Love story 'La Vie d'Adele' wins top honour at Cannes May 26, 2013

    Cannes: Lesbian love story "La Vie d'Adele", by French director Abdellatif Kechiche, won the Cannes film festival's top honour, the Palme d'Or, on Sunday. "La Vie d'Adele - Chapitre 1 & 2" (Blue is the Warmest Colour) beat 19 other films in the main competition at the world's biggest film...
  • Is Kangna Ranaut the favourite moll in gangster films? May 7, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Kangna Ranaut has played various characters on the screen, but it seems she is getting more brownie points for playing a gangster's love interest in movies. She began her career by playing a criminal's girlfriend in 'Gangster-A Love story', which was a box office success. The underworld crime thriller...
  • Kannada film 'Madarangi' receives some great response April 21, 2013

    As 'Simple Ag Ondh Love Story' got some excellent response for the film the route is followed by others in this age of internet and new media. However, the current one is getting good mileage from trailers and songs is, 'Madarangi' of Krishna Talkies. The debut of actor in small screen...
  • Friday releases: 'Murder 3', 'Zero Dark thirty' February 15, 2013

    At theatres this weekend, Randeep Hooda takes on Vivek Oberoi. And from Hollywood we have the Oscar-nominated 'Zero Dark Thirty'. Mahesh Bhatt's nephew Vishesh Bhatt makes his directorial debut with 'Murder 3'. The third in the Murder series, this one's about a fashion photographer played by Randeep Hooda and his...
  • Manisha Koirala is nervous about first chemotherapy January 3, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Manisha Koirala, who recently underwent surgery for ovarian cancer, is nervous about her first chemotherapy session in New York Wednesday. But she says she is ready to face the challenge with courage. "Today is my first chemo... between being nervous of unknown and courage to face the challenge, I...
  • Margaret Atwood is my current literary goddess: Annie Zaidi December 14, 2012

    Annie Zaidi writes poetry, essays, fiction of varying lengths, and scripts for the stage and the screen. She is the author of 'Known Turf: Bantering with Bandits and Other True Tales', a collection of essays that was shortlisted for the Vodafone Crossword Book Award (non-fiction, 2011), and the co-author of...
  • Nagarjuna plays NRI in 'Love Story' December 5, 2012

    Director Dasarath is all set with 'Love Story' that stars King Nagarjuna as the hero. Produced by D Sivaprasad Reddy the shooting of the film was held some time ago in Europe and now the next schedule is planned in Bangkok. The film would have a 25 day...
  • 'Routine Love Story' Review: It's entertaining November 24, 2012

    In an honest effort, director Praveen Sattaru presents a love story, true to its title. It depicts that all love stories go through the same phase before eventually reaching the conclusion. Known for his offbeat presentation, Sattaru scores with his latest offering exclusively because he manages to weave a story,...
  • 'Routine Love Story' is my first commercial: Sundeep November 23, 2012

    When he starred in 'Sneha Geetham', nobody, including Sundeep Kishan himself, thought that a film like 'Prasthanam' would happen to him. Looking back at the films he has done, the young actor says that 'Routine Love Story' is the first film which is in the commercial format. Talking about his...
  • Nagarjuna to shoot in Switzerland for 'Love Story' September 16, 2012

    After shooting for some portions in Hyderabad, Nagarjuna and team whizzed off to Switzerland yesterday night to shoot for a crucial schedule in Zurich from September, 2012. In this schedule, which will be a long one, scenes will be shot on Nag and Nayan. Nag, who plays an NRI, sports a...
  • Naga Chaitanya likes Nagarjuna's trendy look September 15, 2012

    Naga Chaitanya has every reason to be green with envy about Nagarjuna's trendy look in 'Love Story'. Probably surprised at his father's youthful look, Chai said that he is happy to see his father to be rocking even in his 50s. Further, Chai says that he is listening to many scripts...
  • Taylor Swift's 'Never Ever' breaks chart record August 23, 2012

    Country star Taylor Swift's latest single made a record-breaking entry in Billboard Digital Songs chart, scoring the biggest digital sales week ever for a song by a female artist. Swift's song We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together, an infectious, punky country-pop anthem, quickly rose through the charts and gained strong...
  • 'Simple Agi' teaser crossed 1 lakh hits on YouTube August 4, 2012

    With social media fast becoming a platform for publicity, it is seen as a decider of the film's fate even before its release. The latest being the trailer of the film, 'Simple Agi Ondhu Love Story', which has caught all the attention. What was considered a simple trailer by director,...
  • Arvind Krishna to get engaged on August 1 July 31, 2012

    Arvind Krishna, the budding actor of 'It's My Love Story' and 'Rishi', is getting engaged to Deepika on August 1. The actor is the son of CVSK Sharma, who is an IAS officer. The tall and handsome star had given a mature and restrained performance in the February release, Rishi,...
  • Box office: Love stories no longer a success mantra July 4, 2012

    It seems that Bollywood love stories no longer attract the Indian audience as they used to. South inspired movies are the new trend in the Bollywood. ...