Miss Lovely

  • Award-winning Bengali film 'Phoring' selected for LA film festival 07-04-2014 05:50 PM

    Kolkata: Bengali film 'Phoring', which was screened in the IFFI-2013, has been selected for the Los Angeles Film Festival of independent experimental Indian films. The film, which deals with a boy stepping into his adulthood and the attendant questions that appear in his mind, will be screened on April 12...
  • Woman puts up 300 posters in New York subway to find missing love 12-02-2014 06:59 PM

    With Valentine's Day round the corner, a woman has put up 300 posters all across New York's subway stations looking for a man she fell in love with while riding on a train. A chance encounter in the city's subway motivated Maria Vila to find love that went missing and...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Miss Lovely' and 'American Hustle' 18-01-2014 05:56 PM

    CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews 'Miss Lovely' and 'American Hustle'. He also talks to actor Salman Khan about his upcoming 'Jai Ho'. ...
  • 'Miss Lovely' review: It's an unconventional watch, recreating the sleazy side of Mumbai with seedy characters 18-01-2014 11:21 AM

    Cast: Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Anil George Director: Ashim Ahluwalia Director Ashim Ahluwalia's Miss Lovely is set in the Hindi movie business of the eighties...but not the one that features the Khans or the Kapoors. These are the C-grade horror and sex movies, a thriving industry of its own. The film opens...
  • 'Miss Lovely' Tweet Review: First day, first show 17-01-2014 10:05 AM

    New Delhi: After receiving appreciation at several film festivals, 'Miss Lovely' has finally released in India. Directed by Ashim Ahluwalia, the film features Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Anil George and Niharika Singh in the lead roles. The film is the story about two brothers who are involved in the business of C-grade...
  • Miss Lovely: Do you want to know the reality of C-grade films? 16-01-2014 05:49 PM

    New Delhi: After Madhuri Dixit-starrer 'Dedh Ishqiya', small budget films - Nawazuddin Siddiqui-starrer 'Miss Lovely', 'Karle Pyaar Karle' and 'Parathe Wali Gali' - will try to lure movie buffs this weekend. Out of the three, director Ashim Ahluwalia's 'Miss Lovely', based on the reality of the C-grade film industry in...
  • Small releases to crowd box office this Friday 14-01-2014 04:48 PM

    New Delhi: After Madhuri Dixit-starrer 'Dedh Ishqiya', small budget films - Nawazuddin Siddiqui-starrer 'Miss Lovely', 'Karle Pyaar Karle' and 'Parathe Wali Gali' - will try to lure movie buffs this weekend. Out of the three, director Ashim Ahluwalia's 'Miss Lovely', based on the reality of the C-grade film industry in...
  • 'Miss Lovely' to be released in India with an 'A' certificate 12-01-2014 02:21 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Ashim Ahluwalia's internationally acclaimed 'Miss Lovely' is set to be released in India with an 'A' certificate, but without major changes in the content as the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) has passed the film with only four cuts. The Censor Board originally proposed 157 cuts which...
  • It's brave to make a film like 'Miss Lovely': Niharika Singh 11-01-2014 04:22 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Niharika Singh, who will be seen in forthcoming film 'Miss Lovely', set in the lower depths of Mumbai's C-grade film industry, says it's 'brave' of director Ashim Ahluwalia to make such a movie. In fact, she herself was warned by her friends not to do the movie. "When...
  • I was never friends with Irrfan but there's no rivalry: Nawazuddin 07-01-2014 04:11 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui has denied reports of a cold war with his 'The Lunchbox' co-star Irrfan Khan, saying that there is no rivalry between them. The duo apparently stayed together in a one-room apartment in their struggling days. But once Irrfan rose to prominence, he and Nawaz drifted apart....
  • 'Miss Lovely', 'Gangs...' set a stage for Hindi films at Cannes: Nawazuddin 06-01-2014 04:33 PM

    Mumbai: Nawazuddin Siddiqui credits his films 'Miss Lovely' and 'Gangs of Wasseypur' for putting Hindi films on a higher pedestal at the Cannes International Film Festival and says that post their screenings movie aficionados have started taking them seriously. 'Miss Lovely', which competed in the Un Certain Regard section at...
  • 'Miss Lovely' to be released in India with 400 prints 04-01-2014 10:14 AM

    New Delhi: 'Miss Lovely', starring Nawazuddin Siddiqui, will be released this month in India with 400 prints. The film is about two brothers, Vicky and Sonu Duggal (Anil George and Nawazuddin) who are struggling to produce illegal sex-horror films in the mid 1980s, and their mutually destructive relationship with a...
  • 'Miss Lovely' has footage from C-grade films 27-12-2013 06:18 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Ashim Ahluwalia, whose internationally acclaimed 'Miss Lovely' is set to hit the Indian screens with an A-certificate, has used the actual footage from C-grade films in the movie as he feels it was not possible to create the 'wildness and sleaziness of the original films'. Set in 1980s...
  • Miss Lovely: Witness the world of adult films in the new trailer 25-12-2013 12:04 PM

    New Delhi: The makers of 'Miss Lovely' have released a new trailer of the film. Directed by Ashim Ahluwalia, the film features Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Niharika Singh in the lead roles. It also features Anil George in an important role. The film is scheduled to hit the screens on January...
  • I'm glad Censor board didn't ban 'Miss Lovely': Director 18-12-2013 04:10 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Ashim Ahluwalia is happy that the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) has let his film 'Miss Lovely', which explores the world of sleazy C-grade Indian movies, release with a few cuts and an 'A' certificate, in the country. It is indeed an 'adult film', says Ahluwalia. "The...
  • Ashim Ahluwalia's 'Miss Lovely' set for its India release 24-11-2013 11:40 AM

    Panaji: Ashim Ahluwalia's 'Miss Lovely' is set for release in India, a report said Sunday. This will be done through start-up theatrical distributor Easel Films and Eagle Movies in January, Screen At Film Bazaar said. "We hope to release across 200-300 screens," distribution executive Abhishek Gautam was quoted as saying....
  • The 11 Indian Indies to look forward to in 2013 21-12-2012 01:55 PM

    New Delhi: 2012 was widely considered as the year of the revival of the India Independent Film Industry. In the year 2013, we will have to make sure that the Indian Independent cinema movement is taken forward with the same zeal with which it was started. But how do we...
  • Mumbai Film Festival celebrates spirit of cinema 26-10-2012 03:40 PM

    Mumbai: An assortment of screenings, world premiers, tributes, discussions, celebrations, press conferences and interactions - the 14th Mumbai Film Festival offered something for everyone and celebrated the spirit of cinema in its true sense. The festival, which ended Thursday, saw the screening of 230 films from around the world with...
  • 'Miss Lovely' wins best film at Mumbai film fest 26-10-2012 11:37 AM

    Mumbai: Director Ashim Ahluwalia's 'Miss Lovely' was named the best film in the 'India Gold' category of the 14th Mumbai Film Festival. It also won 'Reliance Media Works CreaTech (Creativity & Technology) Award' as the eight-day cine extragvanza concluded Thursday here. While Hansal Mehta's 'Shahid' was the runner-up in the...