MOVIE

  • e Lounge: Importance of Rs 100 crore club in Bollywood Yesterday

    CNN-IBN's Sushant Mehta brings you all the news and scoops from the entertainment world. He also discusses the importance of Rs 100 crore club in Bollywood. ...
  • Mumbai Film Festival Diary 2014: On day 5, comedians talk about social media's cool new generation of stars in Alia and Parineeti 2 days ago

    Mumbai: The past few years, whenever I've attended the Mumbai Film Festival, I've watched most of my films on the weekends. Sundays, in particular, are extremely crowded, because there are many who buy a pass specifically for that day. This was evident to me at 1 am on Saturday when I...
  • 'What If' review: It's a pleasing watch with many charming moments 4 days ago

    Cast: Daniel Radcliffe and Zoe Kazan Directed by: Michael Dowse Twenty-five years since writer Nora Ephron and director Rob Reiner got us to ponder over that inevitable question - Can men and women ever just be friends without sex getting in the way? - comes What If. This enjoyable although far-from-groundbreaking...
  • 'Sex Tape' review: Overlong and unnecessary, the film will give you a headache 4 days ago

    Director: Jake Kasdan Cast:Jason Segel, Cameron Diaz, Rob Corddry Only weeks ago a bunch of female celebrities, including Oscar-winning actress Jennifer Lawrence, woke up to discover that their phones had been hacked and their most private pictures leaked on the Internet. Not surprisingly, a common reaction from those who commented on the...
  • 'Sonali Cable' review: The film has got its moments, but they're few and far between 4 days ago

    Cast: Rhea Chakraborty and Ali Fazal Directed by: Charudutt Acharya Leaping across rooftops (think Spider-man, but without the web-slinging abilities) to fix snapped wires and connections, linking the neighborhood through a maze of criss-crossing overhead cables, Sonali Tandel (Rhea Chakraborty), the protagonist of Sonali Cable, is a hard-working, self-made entrepreneur whose local...
  • 'Sex Tape' Tweet Review: The film is entertaining, courtesy its funny, witty and weird moments 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Bearing a pretty obvious and a clear-cut title, 'Sex Tape' is revolves around a young couple who've settled down in life. With a steady marriage and a couple of children later, Annie (Cameron Diaz) and Jay (Jason Segal) decide they need to spice up their life. That's when...
  • Watch: Quaint culinary adventures and a pani-puri bet makes 'Chilli Paneer' a cute love story October 12, 2014

    Ken Chang belongs to a well-respected business family in Singapore. Asha Rao is a successful art director in Mumbai. A chance encounter sets off a series of events that culminate in them discovering the purpose of their life - a journey they must take together.Directed by National Award-winning filmmaker Shivendra...
  • 10 logic-defying mistakes every horror film victim makes October 12, 2014

    How many times have you sat through a horror movie, hiding behind a pillow, KNOWING that the actor/actress is about to get smacked on the head? Probably a million times. While Hollywood as well as Bollywood are well-versed with making films that make your skin crawl, they always have stock characters...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Ekkees Toppon Ki Salaami' and 'Annabelle' October 11, 2014

    In this episode of Now Showing, CNN IBN Movies Editor Rajeev Masand reviews 'Ekkees Toppon Ki Salaami' and 'Annabelle'. ...
  • 'Annabelle' review: A spine-tingling horror movie despite an unconvincing climax October 10, 2014

    Director: John R Leonitti Cast: Ward Horton, Annabelle Wallis, Alfre Woodard The idea of an evil doll as a trigger for a horror story has been adequately exploited in Child's Play and its many Chucky sequels. In Annabelle the creepy possessed doll from last year's The Conjuring gets its own origin story. ...
  • 'Ekkees Toppon Ki Salaami' review: Well-intentioned message movie about the value of honesty October 10, 2014

    Director: Ravindra Gautam Cast: Anupam Kher, Neha Dhupia Buried beneath the farcical humor, melodramatic performances and manipulative tear-jerking in Ekkees Toppon Ki Salaami is a well-intentioned message movie about the value of honesty. The film is positioned as a satire about politics and corruption, and Rahil Qazi's script makes veiled references to...
  • Watch: Hrithik Roshan goes 'Bang Bang' October 8, 2014

    Actor Hrithik Roshan speaks to CNN-IBN about the success of his recently released movie 'Bang Bang'. ...
  • 'Bang Bang' review: The film isn't unwatchable but certainly tests your patience October 2, 2014

    Director: Siddharth Anand Cast: Katrina Kaif, Hrithik Roshan Bang Bang has two gorgeous leads, some eye-popping stunt scenes, a slew of beautiful locales, and pretty hummable music. It would take an especially awful script and a truly incompetent director to deliver an unwatchable film out of those ingredients. Within the first ten minutes...
  • 'Haider' review: Solid, well-acted movie that deserves your time October 2, 2014

    Director: Vishal Bhardwaj Cast: Tabu, Shahid Kapoor, Shraddha Kapoor, Kay Kay Menon, Kay Kay Menon There's a sweeping, operatic quality to Haider, director Vishal Bhardwaj's robust staging of Hamlet against the troubled landscape of Kashmir at the peak of militancy in the mid-nineties. The ongoing insurgency, which has pitted militants and separatists...
  • Amazon, Disney appear close to settling dispute over movies: Report October 1, 2014

    Amazon.com appears to be close to settling a nearly two-month dispute with Walt Disney Co during which Amazon stopped offering Disney DVDs for preorder, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday. Upcoming Disney DVD releases including "Guardians," "Maleficent," "Million Dollar Arm," "Planes: Fire and Rescue" and "The 100-Foot Journey" were back...
  • Has Rihanna been approached for the next Bond movie? September 29, 2014

    Los Angeles: Singer Rihanna has reportedly been approached for a cameo in the upcoming Bond film. The 'We found love' hitmaker is said to be excited to appear in the spy thriller, reports contactmusic.com. "Rihanna is a big fan of the Bond films and has always loved the idea of appearing in...
  • Watch films for entertainment, don't go into controversies: Kareena September 25, 2014

    Reacting to the United Nations' report claiming that Indian films objectify and stereotype heroines, actress Kareena Kapoor said, "I think you should watch films for entertainment, don't go into such controversies. We have had item numbers and saree clad girls from the beginning and earlier they were aesthetically shot, like...
  • 'DaawateIshq' review: The film is unmistakably bland September 19, 2014

    Cast: Aditya Roy Kapur, Parineeti Chopra Director: Habib Faisal Texture is everything, and writerdirector Habib Faisal is in on that secret. From the carpurchasing ambition of a middleclass school teacher's family in Do Dooni Chaar, to the rapidly expanding business plans of a pair of hardworking Janakpuri entrepreneurs in Band Baaja Baaraat...
  • 'Khoobsurat' review: For those seeking comfort in the familiar, it's a pretty satisfying watch September 19, 2014

    Cast: Sonam Kapoor, Fawad Khan and Ratna Pathak Director: Shashanka Ghosh The Disney logo at the start of Khoobsurat is a telling sign of what to expect from the film. This isn't so much a remake of the Hrishikesh Mukherjeedirected comedy starring Rekha, as it is a squeakyclean chickflick from the Mouse...
  • 'Creature 3D' review: The film fails spectacularly in getting the basics right September 12, 2014

    Cast: Bipasha Basu, Imran Abbas Naqvi Director: Vikram Bhatt Steven Spielberg famously explained that his decision to reveal as little of the shark as he possibly could, until one was twothirds into Jaws, helped escalate the audience's tension. After all, what really scares you is the stuff you can't see. Director Vikram...
  • 'Finding Fanny' review: Film starts off slowly but draws you into its drama September 12, 2014

    Cast: Naseeruddin Shah, Dimple Kapadia, Pankaj Kapur, Deepika Padukone, Arjun Kapoor Director: Homi Adajania Five restless Goans, a ratty ol' Dodge, and an unfortunate cat...that's all the ingredients director Homi Adajania employs to whip up the lighthearted souffl that is Finding Fanny. Sprinkled liberally with uproarious humor, the film makes some rather...
  • Snapshot: Grumpy Cat's Hollywood debut is here, and it's everything you wanted it to be September 12, 2014

    Take a bow, Tardar Sauce. The moroselooking feline meme sensation became quite a celebrity in 2012. Now, it is ready for its Hollywood debut. The film, titled, 'Grumpy Cat's Worst Christmas Ever' is now being shot. Will old Grumps live up to his name? Or will he actually get to...
  • National Awardwinning filmmaker Rajendra Talak wants people to discuss corruption openly, on public platforms September 9, 2014

    Panaji: Rajendra Talak, whose Marathi film 'A Rainy Day' was screened at the ongoing 'Jagran Film Festival', says he wants people to talk about the issue of corruption. "The movie is about the universal topic of corruption. I am happy that the festival will help people discuss the issue (with the...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Mary Kom' September 6, 2014

    In this episode of 'Now Showing', CNN IBN Movies Editor Rajeev Masand reviews Priyanka Choprastarrer Mary Kom. ...
  • 'Mary Kom' review: The film is watchable, but never great like it should've been September 5, 2014

    Cast: Priyanka Chopra Director: Omung Kumar In one scene in Mary Kom, Priyanka Chopra, playing the titular boxer, has just received a letter in the mail with promising news. Too excited to wait till her husband is out of the shower, she relays the information to him even as he cranks open...
  • e Lounge: Priyanka Chopra on 'Mary Kom' September 5, 2014

    Priyanka Chopra's 'Mary Kom' hits theatres across the country today. The actress who plays Olympic medallist boxer Mary Kom opens her heart on CNNIBN. ...
  • E Lounge Unwind: Tabu talks about ' Haider' September 4, 2014

    Speaking to CNNIBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand, Bollywood actress Tabu talks about her upcoming film 'Haider'. ...
  • Photos: These 30 Hollywood movie posters brilliantly redesigned in Bollywood's '80s style are the best you'll ever see! August 31, 2014

    Remember those huge posters of Bollywood movies you saw as a child outside movie theatres? The painted faces on the posters were such that it was tough to figure if it was Anil Kapoor or Sunny Deol! It was even tougher to figure what the movies were, especially when the...
  • 'Raja Natwarlal' review: Interesting story told predictably, it leaves you bored out of your mind August 29, 2014

    Star Cast: Emraan Hashmi, Humaima Mallick, Kay Kay, Paresh Rawal, Deepak Tijori, Mohammad Zeeshan Ayub Director: Kunal Deshmukh I can think of a few things one could do to bide 2 hours and 20 minutes. Like catch reruns of Modern Family on television, speedread the new Chetan Bhagat bestseller so you don't...
  • 'Step Up: All In' review: Too much plot and less dancing defeats the film's very purpose August 29, 2014

    Cast: Ryan Guzman, Briana Evigan, and Adam G Sevani Director: Trish Sie With Step Up: All In, we've arrived at the fifth installment in the dancemovie franchise, although let's face it they really keep making the same movie over and over again. Sure the faces change, and they move...