Reema Kagti

  • Farhan Akhtar thanks 'Lakshya' crew for keeping its message relevant June 18, 2014

    Mumbai: Remembering "Lakshya", which released a decade ago on this day, filmmaker Farhan Akhtar Wednesday thanked his crew for keeping the film's "memory and message" alive. "10 years since Lakshya... an experience that will always remain close to my heart & a big shout out to all collaborators who worked as...
  • Mumbai no safe haven for women: B'wood actresses post gang-rape August 26, 2013

    Mumbai: Calling the recent gang-rape of a woman photojournalist in Mumbai a "wake-up call", Bollywood's actress brigade, including Shabana Azmi and Juhi Chawla have, said the city isn't safe anymore and that the incident has sent a "shock" down everyone's spine. Here's what they had to say: Shabana Azmi: This ghastly incident...
  • 100 Years of Indian Cinema: The first women directors March 31, 2013

    New Delhi: The Indian film industry has seen the emergence of some critically and commercially appreciated female directors in last some years but the film business more or less remains dominated by their male counterparts. However, the scenario is bound to change as the indomitable spirit of female members of...
  • I don't think I am a perfectionist: Aamir Khan March 31, 2013

    Mumbai: Aamir Khan, who played a cop struggling to cope with the death of his young son in 'Talaash', says the film was "emotionally exhaustive". "The role of 'Talaash' was tough. The loss of the son in the film was emotionally exhausting. I had to star shooting thinking something really...
  • Has woman power finally graced Bollywood? March 12, 2013

    New Delhi: Traditionally and historically, while women in Bollywood have been loved, adored and admired, it is the heroes who have always dominated the space. From the big three of the fifties (Dilip Kumar, Dev Anand, Raj Kapoor) to the big three of the day (Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan,...
  • Masand's Roundtable: Rajeev Masand talks to Bollywood's leading ladies March 8, 2013

    From actresses to directors of a kind and a producer with a first in her own right, Rajeev Masand brought together five women from the Hindi film industry for a very special chat. ...
  • Women's Day: Rajeev Masand in conversation with Bollywood's top ladies March 7, 2013

    From the new breed of actresses to directors of a kind, our entertainment editor Rajeev Masand spoke to five powerful and talented ladies of the film Industry. ...
  • Talaash: Aamir's film enters the Rs 100 cr club December 14, 2012

    New Delhi: Aamir Khan-starrer suspense thriller 'Taalash' has made it to the Rs 100 crore club. The film has raked in Rs 131.78 crore worldwide. The film, directed by Reema Kagti, and co-produced by Farhan Akhtar-Ritesh Sidhwani's Excel Entertaiment and Aamir Khan Productions, earned Rs.85.38 crore at the domestic box...
  • Reema Kagti: I am not trying to be different December 11, 2012

    Mumbai: Reema Kagti, who made her debut as a director with 'Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd.' in 2007, and has now helmed 'Talaash', says her choice of different subjects is not deliberate. "It's not like I am experimenting for experimenting sake. I think the story that I like leads me there....
  • Aamir brings credibility to his films: Farhan Akhtar December 11, 2012

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Farhan Akhtar believes superstar Aamir Khan's link with a supernatural thriller like 'Talaash' itself, spoke volumes about the film's content. "It automatically speaks something about the content of the film. He is someone who is known to attach himself to a film that has a serious story to...
  • Aamir Khan: 'Talaash' was a risky film to make December 5, 2012

    Mumbai: Bollywood star Aamir Khan knows his latest release 'Talaash' does not cater to a universal audience, but he is glad with the response it has received. "'Talaash' is not a universal film. There is a supernatural element in this film and it was a risky film to make. Around 80...
  • 'Talaash' earns Rs 47.1 crore in three days December 3, 2012

    New Delhi: Aamir Khan, who already has two Rs 100 crore club films under his kitty, seems to be on his way to make a hat trick with his suspense thriller 'Talaash'. The film, which hit the theatres last Friday, has already raked in Rs 47.1 crore by the end...
  • Star system has helped Bollywood flourish: Zoya December 3, 2012

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Zoya Akhtar strongly believes in Bollywood's star system and feels it has helped the industry build an identity in the map of world cinema. "Star system is important. If you see worldwide, India, Hollywood and China -- all these three (film) industries have a star system. Rest (of the...
  • 'Talaash' continues to rule the box office December 2, 2012

    New Delhi: It seems Aamir Khan is once again going to deliver a commercially successful film. His latest offering 'Talaash' is going strong at the box office. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweets, "INDIA: #Talaash *actuals* Fri Rs 14.52 cr, Sat Rs 16.37 cr. Total: Rs 30.89 cr nett." The film opened...
  • 'Talaash' is a brave film, says Kareena Kapoor December 2, 2012

    New Delhi: Director Reema Kagti's 'Talaash' is doing well at the box office. The film opened to mostly positive reviews and is receiving appreciation for its treatment. Kareena Kapoor plays the role of Rosy in the film. She talks about her role in 'Talaash', "The way Reema and Zoya have...
  • Saif loves Aamir's work, says Kareena Kapoor December 1, 2012

    New Delhi: Kareena Kapoor is yet to watch her own film 'Talaash' and is planning to catch the movie with husband Saif Ali Khan once he is free from his work commitments. The suspense thriller, also starring Aamir Khan and Rani Mukherji, opened to a good response this Friday. Kareena,...
  • 'Talaash' earns Rs 14.52 crore on the opening day December 1, 2012

    New Delhi: The box office report of 'Talaash' has started pouring in. Aamir Khan's film has collected around Rs 14.52 crore on its opening day, which is an excellent start for a film releasing on a non-holiday Friday. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweets, "INDIA: #Talaash Fri Rs 14.52 cr nett....
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Talaash' December 1, 2012

    This week, Rajeev Masand reviews Aamir Khan, Rani Mukherji and Kareena Kapoor starrer 'Talaash'. On the surface it's a juicy suspense, but 'Talaash' is as much about grief and surviving great loss. It's about relationships and love, and at the same time it's a story that questions your belief in...
  • 'Talaash' will lead the viewers to think: Kiran Rao December 1, 2012

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Kiran Rao is really happy with her husband Aamir Khan's latest film 'Talaash', saying it offers something for everyone. "Since I heard the script and we have been watching the shooting and now that we have watched the final cut of the film, we liked it. It is my...
  • Talaash: How to keep a secret in social media age December 1, 2012

    New Delhi: 'The butler is the killer' - the classic cliché of whodunit writing has plagued literature for decades. Let's face it, from the moment a gripping murder mystery opens to the house, we become obsessed with spotting the killer before anyone else. There's nothing more satisfying that a self...
  • Sneak Peek: Aamir Khan's 'Talaash' November 30, 2012

    Aamir Khan is back on the big screen after a gap of two years with Reema Kagti's 'Talaash'. ...
  • Talaash: Aamir set to take you on a thrilling ride November 29, 2012

    New Delhi: Over the years, Aamir Khan has built a reputation for himself as an actor who can provide entertaining and message oriented films. After some initial films of his career, Aamir started doing films that helped him in evolving as an actor. From 'Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak' to 'Dhobi...
  • Talaash: Aamir Khan bets on a non-holiday Friday November 28, 2012

    Mumbai: Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan, who is known for releasing his much-awaited films during the holiday season, is betting on a work-day Friday for the opening of his upcoming thriller 'Talaash'. 'Talaash', also starring Kareena Kapoor and Rani Mukherjee, is Khan's first big release after '3 Idiots' in 2009 and wife...
  • 'Talaash' is one of my most sensitive roles: Kareena November 27, 2012

    Mumbai: Kareena Kapoor played a sex worker in 'Chameli' and does so again for 'Talaash', a role she describes as amongst her most sensitive and powerful. "I play a prostitute, who is kind of an escort. It's a very deep character. I have hopefully achieved a sensitive performance. It's by...
  • 'Talaash' is an emotional story: Aamir Khan November 27, 2012

    Aamir Khan is back on the big screen. The actor who was last seen in 2010 in 'Dhobi Ghat' will return with 'Talaash' a suspense thriller. Better known as the perfectionist, Aamir Khan spent his weekend promoting 'Talaash' in Lucknow, Jalandhar and Jaipur. After keeping everyone in suspense over his film...
  • Would cut off my arms to work with Aamir: Kagti November 27, 2012

    Kolkata: Reema Kagti, the director of forthcoming movie 'Talaash' that sees Aamir Khan in the lead role, wants to work with him again and willing to cut of her hands for the purpose. "I would cut off my arms to work with him again. Both of us are very obsessive about...
  • Aamir Khan learns swimming for 'Talaash' November 26, 2012

    Mumbai: Superstar Aamir Khan took swimming lessons to prepare for a key scene in his upcoming thriller 'Talaash'. Aamir, 47, who did not know swimming at all, also learned underwater swimming, which is more difficult than the regular one, for his character of Inspector Surjan Singh Shekhawat. ...
  • Talaash: What to expect from Aamir Khan's thriller November 26, 2012

    New Delhi: After winning over audiences with his fun-loving and enduring character Rancho in 2009 film '3 idiots', actor Aamir Khan is set to take his fans on a thrilling trip with his next film 'Talaash', which is ready to hit the screens on Friday. Directed by Reema Kagti, the film...
  • Rani Mukerji: I am a learner in front of Aamir November 25, 2012

    Mumbai: Having been part of the film industry since 1995 and rendering memorable movies like 'Kuch Kuch Hota Hai', 'Yuva', 'Black' and 'No One Killed Jessica', actress Rani Mukerji says she treats herself as a learner in front of senior actors Aamir Khan and Shah Rukh Khan. Rani, 34, has done...
  • Aamir Khan: I have a story and hope to direct soon November 24, 2012

    Mumbai: After making a highly successful directorial debut with 'Taare Zameen Par', actor Aamir Khan is contemplating another stint behind the camera. His 2007 film 'Taare Zameen Par' received accolades from both critics and viewers. The 47-year-old actor had also worked as an assistant director for his filmmaker-uncle Nasir Hussain's...