Mother India

  • Holi looks much better in Bollywood, than it does in real life 16-03-2014 02:17 PM

    New Delhi: Holi, while a great mating ritual for some and a special festive time for others, has been one of the favourite festivals of Bollywood. Beautiful people prancing around in white clothes, the heroine giving "come hither" look to the hero, the hero coming and playfully smearing colour on...
  • Has the quintessential Bollywood mother changed for the better? 17-02-2014 10:53 AM

    New Delhi: Right from the golden age of Bollywood - (late forties early fifties till the late eighties), the screen mothers were a critical and intrinsic component of most Bollywood movies. Family fare, Romance, Comedy, even in the violence-prone products of Salim-Javed (courtesy the Angry Young Man) the mother-son relationship...
  • The Good Road: The reasons behind its selection as India's Oscar entry 22-09-2013 10:42 AM

    New Delhi: Gyan Correa's debut Gujarati movie 'The Good Road', a lost-and-found story of a small boy, was today nominated as India's official entry at next year's Oscars in the Best Foreign Film category. National award-winning 'The Good Road' saw off strong competition from films like 'The Lunchbox', 'Bhaag Milkha...
  • No one can dare to remake 'Mother India': Vidya Balan 08-04-2013 04:24 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Vidya Balan, who has posed as veteran actress Nargis from 'Mother India' for a magazine, says no one would ever dare to remake the classic. Vidya posed as 'Mother India' on the cover of Cine Blitz magazine to celebrate 100 years of cinema. She unveiled the cover of...
  • Bollywood Blockbusters: 'Mother India' 26-10-2011 12:57 PM

    'Mother India' was the first Indian film which was nominated for the Oscars. ...
  • History of nationalism in Indian cinema 26-01-2011 08:38 AM

    New Delhi: Nationalism in Hindi cinema has come a long way since the 1940s and 50s. Film's like 'Naya Daur' and 'Anand Math' during the era carried the message of patriotism with the dreams and hopes of building a new India. Though nation building was the mission, freedom struggle provided...
  • Reliving 50 yrs of 'golden' cinema 26-04-2007 01:28 AM

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  • Hussain lands Delhi cops in trouble 13-02-2007 11:46 PM

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  • Give M F Hussain the Bharat Ratna 03-12-2006 02:23 PM

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