Luv Ranjan

  • Five films that showcase live-in relationship September 8, 2013

    New Delhi: Recently released 'Shuddh Desi Romance' is receiving praise from the critics and the spectators. Director Maneesh Sharma's film that stars Parineeti Chopra, Sushant Singh Rajput and Vaani Kapoor, is generating good revenue as well. The film is a humorous take on the young generation's mindset towards the institution...
  • I, Me Aur Main: 5 unconventional film endings I liked March 2, 2013

    New Delhi: Bollywood's popular stories might start with 'hate at first sight' and later move on to usual business, but filmmakers are gradually beginning to experiment, if within a set framework, with the retelling of the 'happily ever after' story book romance. In the end, love will not triumph every...
  • Akaash Vani: Can a 'Chandigarh ka launda' win hearts? January 24, 2013

    New Delhi: Kartik Tiwari was supposed to become an engineer but his passion for films steered him to Mumbai, the city of dreams. Director Luv Ranjan's 'Pyaar Ka Punchnama' turned out to be a surprise hit and Kartik gained fame for his frustrated speech in the film. His second film...
  • It's 'Race 2' vs 'Akaash Vani' on January 25 January 23, 2013

    Mumbai: Director Luv Ranjan's love story 'Akaash Vani' starring two not-so-popular faces will clash with Abbas-Mustan directed mega budget multistarrer 'Race 2' when it hits screens Jan 25. We have it from a very reliable source that 'Akaash Vani' producer Abhishek Pathak and director Ranjan took the decision to pitch their...
  • Nushrat: Changed my eating habits for 'Akaash Vani' January 23, 2013

    New Delhi: Nushrat Bharucha was noticed in 'Love Sex Aur Dhokha' but it was 'Pyaar Ka Punchnama' which earned her the spotlight. Director Luv Ranjan has featured Nushrat in his second film 'Akaash Vani' as well. In a candid conversation, Nushrat describes the kind of preparation she went through before...
  • Will 'Race 2' take the legacy of 'Race' forward? January 23, 2013

    New Delhi: The much-talked about mega-budget action-packed thriller 'Race 2' is coming out this Friday alongside small romantic film 'Akaash Vani'. If they don't whet your appetite, you can choose 3D-animation film 'Main Krishna Hoon' to satiate your cravings for movies. Sequel to the 2008 film, 'Race', Abbas-Mustan directed 'Race 2',...
  • Luv Ranjan: 'Akaash Vani' is about real life love January 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Luv Ranjan, who came into limelight with his 2011 sleeper hit 'Pyaar Ka Punchnama', said 'Akaash Vani' is for people who think that love stories don't have conflicts. 'Akaash Vani' has Kartik Tiwari and Nushrat in the lead roles. He explains the central theme of the film. "I have...
  • 'Akaash Vani' Music Review: The soundtrack is addictive January 18, 2013

    Music Director: Hitesh Sonik Lyricist: Luv Ranjan Singers: Vasuda Sharma, Neeti Mohan, Sunidhi Chauhan, Shalmali Kholgade, K.K., Shafqat Amanat Ali, Vishal Dadlani, Thomson Andrews and Nikhil D'Souza Rating: 4 out of 5 After riding high on the success of his highly popular sarcastic love tale 'Pyaar Ka Punchnama', writer-lyricist Luv Ranjan...
  • Akaash Vani: Watch the song 'Pad gaye tere pyar me' December 7, 2012

    New Delhi: The first song of 'Akaash Vani' is out now. The song is called 'Pad gaye ji tere pyar me' and features Kartik Tiwari and Nushrat Bharucha. The film has been directed by Luv Ranjan. ...
  • 'Akaash Vani' will make a mark as love story: Producer December 6, 2012

    Mumbai: 'Pyaar Ka Punchnama' fame producer Abhishek Pathak is back with his next production 'Akaash Vani'. He is confident the movie will make a mark as a love story just like 'Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge' and 'Dil To Pagal Hai'. "I would call 'Akaash Vani' a legend. Till now, we talk...
  • Akaash Vani: Watch the first trailer December 6, 2012

    New Delhi: Written and directed by Luv Ranjan, crazy romantic comedy 'Akaash Vani' will hit the screens on January 18, 2013. ...
  • Music Review: 'Bittoo Boss' songs have desi tadka March 29, 2012

    Film: 'Bittoo Boss'; Music Director: Raghav Sachar; Lyricists: Kumaar, Luv Ranjan, Aseem Ahmed Abbasi; Singers: Mika Singh, Raghav Sachar, Sonu Niigaam, Shahid Maliya, Master Saleem, Shreya Ghoshal, Tulsi Kumar, Natalie Di Luccio, Neeti Mohan; Rating: *** 1/2 Forget about DK Bose as Bittoo Boss is here to take over. Already, embroiled...
  • Focus back on b/w films; thank you 'Artist'! February 22, 2012

    New Delhi: The success of Hollywood film 'The Artist' has brought black and white films into the limelight again. Earlier it was Steven Spielberg who had made the Academy Award winning film 'Schindler's List' in 1993. Normally, Bollywood follows the popular Hollywood trends. So, will the Indian film industry also...
  • Masand: 'Pyaar ka Punchnama' is not funny May 27, 2011

    Cast: Raayo Bakhirta, Nushrat Bharucha, Sonali Sehgal, Ishitta Sharma, Divyendu Sharma, Kartikeya Tiwari Director: Luv Ranjan Disguised as a light-hearted comedy, 'Pyaar Ka Punchnama' is such a misogynistic film that you can't help but wonder if it was made by someone who's had his heart brutally stamped on by a woman. The...
  • Watch: Hit trailer of 'Pyaar Ka Punchnama' May 18, 2011

    New Delhi: When a film has dialogues espousing a union for jilted boys and frustrated lovers struggle to understand the ways of women, the film promises to be a riot of laughs. 'Pyar ka Punchnama' comes with the tags 'Fall out of love' and 'Love breathes its last May...