Paan Singh Tomar

  • Bullett Raja: 15 'Tamanche pe disco' dialogues 29-11-2013 10:23 AM

    New Delhi: Tigmanshu Dhulia gained a lot of prominence in the Hindi film industry with his critically and commercially acclaimed films such as 'Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster' and 'Paan Singh Tomar'. The filmmaker is known to have a good grip on UP's crime underbelly. From his first film 'Haasil' to...
  • Bihar-UP: Why doesn't Bollywood look beyond crime stories? 27-11-2013 10:03 AM

    New Delhi: UP and Bihar became the beneficiaries of paradigm shift in Bollywood during the 2000s. These apparently less sophisticated states were taken to the prominence by the filmmakers who hailed from the other side of North India. First, Delhi became the new Mumbai and then the story travelled towards...
  • Tigmanshu Dhulia feels a strong connect with Chambal 09-11-2013 02:18 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Tigmanshu Dhulia captured various aspects of the Chambal ravines for 'Paan Singh Tomar' and now for 'Bullett Raja'. He says he feels love for the location because of which he tries to fit it in every film. "I feel a strong connect with Chambal," Dhulia said in a...
  • Kannada film 'Bharath Stores' to be screened at IFFI - 2013 16-10-2013 05:16 PM

    New Delhi: While films like 'Ship Of Theseus', 'OMG - Oh My God!', 'Paan Singh Tomar' and 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' are among the 26 feature films which will be shown in the Panorama section of IFFI, a Kannada film has also be chosen. IFFI (International Film Festival of India), which...
  • Biopics 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag', 'Paan Singh' in IFFI Panorama 15-10-2013 12:07 PM

    New Delhi: Bollywood biopics 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' and 'Paan Singh Tomar' are among the 26 feature films and 16 non-feature films selected for IFFI's Indian Panorama section. Tigmanshu Dhulia's national-award-winning film, starring Irrfan, made it to the list by the virtue of a direct entry while a jury, headed by...
  • Ship Of Theseus: Can it be India's Oscar entry this year? 23-07-2013 12:06 PM

    New Delhi: The rave reviews that 'Ship Of Theseus' is getting, are not wrong or misdirected, neither they have originated from wrong interpretation of the subject. The critics are expected to be a lot who have at least basic exposure to the world cinema, but even the film doesn't contain...
  • Actor should be vulnerable before the camera: Irrfan 07-07-2013 04:04 PM

    Mumbai: While his acting skills have brought him appreciation from all quarters and also a national award, Irrfan Khan feels an actor should never be too sure of his work as it helps him better his craft. "Being an actor is also about being unsure of things that bring freshness...
  • Don't want to be highest paid actor, says Irrfan 29-06-2013 04:36 PM

    Mumbai: Irrfan loves his craft and aims to nurture his relationship with his fans by giving them "memorable films". As far as money is concerned, the Padma Shri winner's motto is to earn enough to enjoy life - and not to be the highest paid actor. "I don't look at...
  • Wish I had more turning points like 'Paan Singh Tomar': Irrfan 24-06-2013 01:55 PM

    Mumbai: Acclaimed actor Irrfan, who won a National Award for his performance in 'Paan Singh Tomar', says he hopes many more such "unique" projects come his way. "There have been few turning points (in my life) and 'Paan Singh Tomar' was one of them. It was made in a unique...
  • Anurag Basu's 'Barfi!' wins top honours at TOIFA 07-04-2013 05:02 PM

    Vancouver: The story of a deaf and mute boy, 'Barfi!' turned out to be the top winner at the maiden edition of the Times of India Film Awards (TOIFA) cornering the best film, best director, best actor and best actress trophies. At a glittering awards function Saturday, Anurag Basu picked...
  • First Look: Irrfan Khan in 'Paan Singh Tomar' 19-12-2011 07:21 PM

    New Delhi: With Irrfan Khan, Mahie Gill and Vipin Sharma in the lead roles, 'Paan Singh Tomar' is expected to be released in early 2012. The film is directed by Tigmanshu Dhulia of 'Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster' fame. 'Paan Singh Tomar' is based on the true story of a runner...
  • Irrfan wants to work with Danny Boyle 23-10-2010 03:35 PM

    Actor Irrfan Khan, who wowed the international audiences with his performances in 'A Mighty Heart' and 'Slumdog Millionaire', says he is lucky to have bagged good roles in foreign films and wants to work with director Danny Boyle again. "I find myself very fortunate. The kind of films I chose...