RAM GOPAL VARMA

  • Ram Gopal Varma is a mad man, says Karan Johar September 19, 2013

    Filmmakers Karan Johar and Ram Gopal Varma are known to take jibes at each other on Twitter every now and then. But this time Karan has gone a step further. In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN, he's accused RGV of trolling him on Twitter. "Ram Gopal Varma is the biggest...
  • Rajinikanth's 'Kochadaiyaan' to be released soon: Soundarya Rajinikanth March 6, 2013

    Rajinikanth's 'Kochadaiyaan' is set to release soon says debutant director and Rajni's daughter Soundarya Rajinikanth. Meanwhile, the core team of the film recently assembled for a screening. ...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'The Attacks of 26/11', 'I, Me Aur Main' March 2, 2013

    Rajeev Masand says most of the 26/11 incidents have been staged awkwardly and handled without much finesse in the movie. Kapil Sharma's 'I, Me Aur Main' tells the coming of age story of a 35-year-old. ...
  • Friday releases: 'The Attacks of 26/11', 'I, Me Aur Main' March 1, 2013

    The Hindi films releasing this Friday is John Abraham's romantic drama 'I, Me Aur Main' and Ram Gopal Varma's crime thriller 'The Attacks of 26/11'. The audiences can also treat themselves with Hollywood film, 'Jack the Giant Slayer'. ...
  • The Attacks of 26/11: In conversation with Nana Patekar, RGV February 27, 2013

    Nana Patekar will be seen playing Mumbai top-cop in RGV's 'The attacks of 26/11'. The actor was in the capital along with director Ram Gopal Varma for a special screening of the film. ...
  • Ram Gopal Varma's next is on 26/11 attacks November 28, 2012

    Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma says he has stuck to authentic facts for 'The Attacks of 26/11', his movie based on the 2008 Mumbai terror attack. A 15minute sequence from the movie was showcased here Friday. "As much as possible, I would say that it is a complete, true representation of what...
  • Horror genre returns to Bollywood with 'Aatma', 'Ragini MMS' sequel November 8, 2012

    Horror films have had their share of hits and misses at the box office, but looking at this year's success ratio of scary movies horror is here to stay. We take a look at some horror films that made a difference and the ones coming your way soon like...
  • Masand in conversation with Manisha Koirala, Ram Gopal Varma September 29, 2012

    Rajeev Masand speaks to actor Manisha Koirala and director Ram Gopal Varma about their next thriller 'Bhoot Returns'. 'Bhoot Returns' marks the comeback of actress Manisha Koirala in Bollywood. The film also features JD Chakravarthy, Madhu Shalini, and Alayana Sharma. It is due to release Oct 12....
  • Ram Gopal Varma talks about the camera work in 'Department' May 12, 2012

    Directed by Ram Gopal Varma, 'Department' stars Amitabh Bachchan, Rana Daggubati and Sanjay Dutt in the lead roles. ...
  • Malayalam star Mohanlal talks about his role in 'Tezz' April 17, 2012

    One of the biggest names in Malayalam cinema, Mohanlal will make a guest appearance in the Bollywood thriller, 'Tezz'. ...
  • Ram Gopal Varma to make film on 26/11 terror attacks December 16, 2011

    Ram Gopal Varma has tentatively titled his film '2611' but he is tightlipped about who he plans to cast for his new venture. ...
  • Now Showing: Masand talks with team 'Not A Love Story' August 6, 2011

    This week on Now Showing, Rajeev Masand talks with Mahie Gill and Ram Gopal Varma on their upcoming movie 'Not A Love Story'. ...
  • TDP workers protest against Rakta Charitra October 23, 2010

    Hyderabad: Telugu Desam Party workers wrecked cinema halls, resorted to violent protests and stalled the screening of Ram Gopal Varmas "Rakta Charitra" alleging that the film shows TDP founder NT Rama Rao in poor light. Shatrughan Sinha plays the role of NTR in the film. The protests have forced the filmmaker...
  • Aamir's starry party, Manisha's wedding June 22, 2010

    In our Bollybuzz section, we have all the action from Manisha Koirala's wedding in Kathmandu, why AR Rahman's Journey Home world Tour has been thrown offtrack, And a look at Aamir Khan's star studded party for an Oscar winning music composer. After Shah Rukh and Salman, it was Aamir's turn...
  • Big takes over as Editor in CNNIBN show January 28, 2010

    It was the Big switch of the day when Amitabh Bachchan took over as the editor for our special show The News With Big B here at CNNIBN. First up, was a quick meeting with the core editorial team to finalise the rundown for the bulletin. Mr Bachchan went...
  • Watch: RGV's Rann exposes media January 13, 2010

    Mumbai: Director Ram Gopal Verma's upcoming film Rann takes a critical view of contemporary media. ...
  • The impact of Satya, don of all gangster movies December 21, 2009

    Director, actors, and composer of Satya, arguably Bollywoods greatest movie on the Mumbai underworld, recall the story behind the gangsters they played on screen. ...
  • RGV's Agyaat on the lines of Blair Witch Project June 3, 2009

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma is ready to scare audiences yet again but this time he won't reveal who is spooking them out and that's why he has titled his next film, Agyaat. Shot in Sri Lanka's Sigriya Forest, this is a film on the lines of Blair Witch Project...
  • No political campaigning for me: Big B May 7, 2009

    Amitabh Bachchan was in the Capital on Wednesday promoting his latest film Rann. The star got talking about Politics. Big B swore never to return to politics in a candid interview. ...
  • Rock on and Phoonk make good money September 2, 2008

    Mumbai:Farhan Akhtar has added another feather to his cap. His role in his own directorial venture Rock On really rocks say critics and film buffs. And Farhan Akhtar has the box office figures to satisfy the trade pundits. This film has managed to woo the crowds in metros and with an...
  • Cyrus' scoop: how prez feted Olympic heroes August 31, 2008

    A busy news week for Cyrus again: Indias Olympic heroes return home but bureaucrats carry on with their working holiday in Beijing; Telugu superstar launches his party and his fans break into song and dance and finally Mamata Banerjee says my way on Singur or the highway. For the weeks...
  • Watch: Meet the Bachchans, Bollywood's ATeam June 3, 2008

    The Bachchans Amitabh, Abhishek and Aishwarya Rai along with filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma are going all out to promote their forthcoming film, Sarkar Raj. CNNIBN's Bhupendra Chaubey got them talking about life on and off the sets in our special The ATeam. Here's an excerpt. ...
  • Sneak peek: The big guns in Sarkar Raj June 3, 2008

    Here's a look at the film that is all set to hit theaters this weekend. ...
  • Phoonk, RGV's attempt at scaring his audience June 3, 2008

    Many people are excited about watching Ram Gopal Varmas Sarkar Raj starring the three Bachchans, Amitabh, Abhishek and Aishwarya. After Sarkar Raj, Ramu is getting ready with two more films, Contract and Phoonk, which are slated to release in July and August. While Contract explores the underworld's connection with terrorism,...
  • Watch: Bachchans walk barefoot to pray for Sarkar Raj May 28, 2008

    Amitabh, Abhishek and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan made yet another journey to the Siddhivinayak temple in Mumbai on Monday night. Once again they walked barefoot to the temple, but this time, to seek blessings for their upcoming release Sarkar Raj which is slated to release on June 6. ...
  • First Look: Ram Gopal Varma's Sarkar Raj May 14, 2008

    Mumbai: Ram Gopal Varma's Sarkar Raj starring the Bachchans including Amitabh, Abhishek and Aishwarya is slated to release on June 6. Here's a sneak peek. ...
  • Watch trailer: Big B in RGV's Sarkar Raj April 21, 2008

    After Nishabd and Ram Gopal Varma Ki Aag, Amitabh Bachchan and RGV team up again for Sarkar Raj, the sequel to 2005's Sarkar. Apart from Amitabh and Abhishek Bachhan, the film also stars Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. Here's a preview. ...
  • Watch: Ready, steady, Go with Ram Gopal Varma September 29, 2007

    After Ram Gopal Varma Ki Aag bombed at the box office, filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma is back with his latest production Go starring Nisha Kothari and Gautam. Let's go behind the scenes of this film's making. ...
  • estop: It's get, set, Go for RGV and Lara rules the roost September 12, 2007

    Ram Gopal Varma Factory lives up to its name quite literally and Lara Dutta rides a new wave of success. ...
  • Filmy Fiscal: RGV's Aag is stone cold at the BO September 4, 2007

    After all the hype Ram Gopal Varma Ki Aag turned out to be one of the biggest duds at the box office. Lets take a closer look at the ticket window business with Rohit Khilnani on Filmy Fiscal. ...