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  • Making 3 green lights in a row, rapping perfectly with an Eminem song, or persuading the auto guy to 'go by the meter': 10 ways to find the 'Kick' in real life 5 days ago

    The world wide web is abuzz with people talking about Salman Khan's latest release 'Kick' today. Khan, who plays the role of an adrenaline junkie bent on finding a kick all things he does, has taken the help of multiple action, song, and dance sequences in the film. But for...
  • 125 years of Charlie Chaplin: These are 10, full length Chaplin movies on YouTube you need to watch to celebrate his genius April 16, 2014

    They foiled plots and cracked Nazi codes, but Britain's spies were unable to solve the mystery of Charlie Chaplin's birth. Although the entertainer is celebrated as one of London's most famous sons, declassified files reveal that Britain's MI5 domestic intelligence service found no records to back up Chaplin's claim that...
  • You're nothing to me until you're everything: Best Hollywood lines of the year February 28, 2014

    London: Amy Adams has been named the winner of a 'best movie line' title of the year for one of her dialogues in 'American Hustle'. The winning line is "You're nothing to me until you're everything" delivered by Adams, as con artist Sydney Prosser, to her lover (Christian Bale) in 'American...
  • Golden Globe Awards 2014: '12 Years A Slave' wins best drama January 13, 2014

    New Delhi: '12 Years a Slave' has won the Golden Globe for best picture, drama. '12 Years a Slave' is a 2013 British-American historical drama and an adaptation of the eponymous 1853 autobiography by Solomon Northup, a New York native who was kidnapped in Washington, D.C. in 1841 The other nominees Sunday...
  • 'Rush' nominated for four BAFTA awards January 8, 2014

    London: Biographical motorsports drama film Rush has been nominated for four British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) awards, including the Outstanding British Film category. The film is based on the famous rivalry of former Formula 1 World Champions Niki Lauda and James Hunt during the 1976 Grand Prix season. Daniel...
  • Aamir Khan endorses Amartya Sen's views on Khans and Indian media December 18, 2013

    Chennai: A day after Nobel laureate Amartya Sen reportedly said that Indian media was obsessed with three Khans of Bollywood and not on development and education, actor Aamir Khan today said he accepted that. "I think he (Amartya Sen) is accurate in saying that. I agree with him," Aamir Khan said...
  • ASI to decide soon if it will continue treasure hunt in Unnao November 11, 2013

    After nearly a month of unsuccessful gold hunt, the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) will take a decision in a day or two on whether to pull out or continue with the excavation in UP's Unnao district. "We have found some artefacts of archaeological importance from the excavation pits, but we...
  • Watch India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai November 1, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • UP: ASI may expand excavation area, site near the Ganges identified October 29, 2013

    Lucknow: After failing to find gold at the historic fort in Unnao, the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) has said that they are planning to expand the excavation area. The ASI has said that another site near the Ganges has been identified and a decision for excavation will be taken...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha's take on rising onion prices October 28, 2013

    This week on the show, Cyrus Broacha takes on the spiralling prices of onion, Sachin Tendulkar's farewell, and UP gold rush. He also speaks to Sharad Pawar on Onion prices and Cricket issues. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai October 22, 2013

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep sardesai on India at 9. ...
  • The great Indian gold rush: What is the real truth of Unnao? October 21, 2013

    Just days after mocking the Centre's decision to go ahead with the treasure hunt, Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi was forced to make a U-turn after Shoban Sarkar, the sadhu whose dream sparked off the gold rush, shot him an angry letter. ...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'The Lunchbox' and 'Phata Poster Nikhla Hero' September 21, 2013

    Catch the reviews of the movies that released this week - The Lunchbox, Phata Poster Nikhla Hero, Rush, and Fruitvale Station. ...
  • 'Rush' review: It's an exhilarating, yet a simple and old-fashioned tale September 30, 2013

    Cast: James Hunt, Niki Lauda Director: Ron Howard I wouldn't call myself a Formula One enthusiast, yet I thoroughly enjoyed Ron Howard's Rush, a compelling drama based on the real-life rivalry between racing legends James Hunt and Niki Lauda. Both men, poles apart in personality, famously set their sights on the...
  • Chris Hemsworth's personality impressed 'Rush' director September 11, 2013

    New Delhi: Actor Chris Hemsworth's body language convinced director Ron Howard that he is perfect to play one of the lead roles in forthcoming action thriller movie 'Rush'. Howard was earlier skeptical about casting Hemsworth as Formula One racer James Hunt but changed his mind later. "It was uncanny. Chris is...
  • Southern Railway announces 3 special trains to clear festival rush August 24, 2013

    Southern Railway has announced three special trains between Chennai-Mangalore, Nagercoil-Velankanni and Chennai-Nagercoil to clear the rush of passengers during Onam and Velankanni festival seasons. Chennai Central-Mangalore Junction spuerfast special would leave Chennai on September 14 and 29 at 9 PM and reach Mangalore at 12.45 PM the following day respectively, a...
  • Jackie Chan: I do stunts and risk my life for fans June 19, 2013

    New Delhi: Indian movie buffs have loved his action avatar for years, but Hollywood actor Jackie Chan, here for the inauguration of the China Film Festival on Tuesday, showed his jolly side much to the delight of the star-struck audience. He says he is growing old, but it's the audience's...
  • Unpredictable film titles that will leave you flummoxed March 15, 2013

    New Delhi: What was your reaction after hearing the name '3G' for the first time? Didn't you think that somebody is making a realistic film on the telecom scam? The promos suggested something else but you wouldn't believe till the film actually turns out to be a horror film. Therefore,...
  • Meteorite rush begins as Russian scientists find fragments February 18, 2013

    Moscow: A meteor that exploded over Russia's Ural mountains and sent fireballs blazing to earth has set off a rush to find fragments of the space rock which hunters hope could fetch thousands of dollars a piece. Friday's blast and ensuing shockwave shattered windows, injured almost 1,200 people and caused...
  • Conrad Palmisano's stunts in Mahesh Babu's next January 30, 2013

    Chennai: Hollywood stuntman Conrad Palmisano, known for coordinating stunts for film series like 'Rush Hour' and 'Lethal Weapon', has been roped in to choreograph stunts for upcoming, yet to be titled Telugu film of actor Mahesh Babu. "Since the film has high octane action sequences, Hollywood stuntman Conrad has been roped...
  • Kerala: Special railway counter for Sabarimala pilgrims November 19, 2012

    Thiruvananthapuram: Southern Railway has opened a reservation counter at Pampa on the foothills of Sabarimala to serve devotees visiting the hill shrine, where the annual pilgrim season is underway. A divisional railway release on Monday said the single window counter for ticket booking, cancellation and fare related enquiries would function from...
  • Emraan Hashmi: 'Rush' is a dying man's last wish October 29, 2012

    Mumbai: Emraan Hashmi's film 'Rush' released October 26 to a lukewarm response, but for the actor, it remains a special film. He says the movie is much more satisfying than his other hit films as he managed to fulfill the wish of its original director Shamin Desai, who died earlier...
  • 'Chakravyuh' earns Rs 9.44 crore in 4 days October 29, 2012

    New Delhi: This week viewers were spoilt for a choice as three films were releasing, but it seems they avoided coming out of their homes for these films. 'Chakravyuh', 'Ajab Gazabb Love' and 'Rush' appear to have failed in generating interest in the spectator's heart. Prakash Jha's 'Chakravyuh' is the top...
  • 'Rush' Review: The mediocre business of media October 27, 2012

    Cast: Emraan Hashmi, Sagarika Ghatge, Neha Dhupia, Aditya Pancholi Director: Shamin Desai Not many news editors would sing and dance in a bar after getting drunk like Samar Grover (Emraan Hashmi) of ‘Rush’, but then what’s the point of casting Emraan Hashmi as a failed crime reporter turned editor-in-chief. Director Shamin Desai’s...
  • Neha Dhupia: Hardest part is to seduce on screen October 26, 2012

    New Delhi: Actress Neha Dhupia, who will next be seen in 'Rush' opposite Emraan Hashmi as a scheming media tycoon, says playing a seductress onscreen is not easy. Dhupia has portrayed bold avatars in films like 'Julie' and 'Ek Chalis Ki Last Local' and 'Raat Gayi Baat Gayi?'. 'Rush', directed by...
  • 'Rush' Tweet Review: First day, first show October 26, 2012

    New Delhi: Directed by the late Shamin Desai, 'Rush' features Emraan Hashmi, Neha Dhupia, Sagarika Ghatge and Aditya Pancholi in the lead roles. Shamin Desai's wife Priyanka has completed the film. The basic storyline of the film revolves around a TV chat show host Samar Grover (Emraan) whose personal life...
  • Friday releases: 'Rush', 'Ajab Gazabb Love' November 1, 2012

    This Friday, two Bollywood films will be opening at the Box Office including Emraan Hashmi's 'Rush' and Jackky Bhagnani starrer 'Ajab Gazabb Love'. 'Rush' stars Emraan as Sam, a struggling news reporter keen to make it big in life. But when he takes on an assignment offered by a media...
  • Brainless to cover small celebrity issues: Emraan October 24, 2012

    Mumbai: Actor Emraan Hashmi plays a crime reporter in his forthcoming film 'Rush' and feels there is more important news out there than covering celebrity issues. "There is more important news out there. If you want to show breaking news - like a star slapping someone in a restaurant -...
  • 'Rush' Music Review: Pritam's songs are ordinary October 21, 2012

    Music Director: Pritam Lyricists: Sayeed Quadri, Kumaar, Ashish Pandit and Hard Kaur Singers: Shaan, Ash King, Rizwan-Muazzam, Jazzy B, Hard Kaur, Anupam Amod, Tulsi Kumar, Adnan Sami, Javed Bashir and Inderpreet Singh Rating: 2 out of 5 Expectations ride high in the music department of every film where Emraan Hashmi plays the lead. But...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'SOTY', 'Delhi Safari', 'Argo' October 20, 2012

    This week, Rajeev Masand reviews producer Karan Johar's 'Student of the Year' which has newbies including Aalia Bhatt, Varun Dhawan and Siddharth Malhotra. The film is set in a school. Too long by about twenty minutes, the film could’ve done with some tightening – perhaps the clunky treasure hunt sequence...