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  • Prasoon Joshi calls his special poem for Dilip Kumar his 'tribute to the legend' 10-06-2014 06:31 PM

    Mumbai: Celebrated writer-lyricist Prasoon Joshi, who penned a special poem for the launch of Dilip Kumar's autobiography, says it was his way of paying tribute to the living legend. The autobiography, "The Substance and The Shadow" compiled by Udaya Tara Nayar, was launched at a glittering ceremony here Monday evening....
  • Dilip Kumar's autobiography narrates details of his career, marriage and 'bitter break-up' with Madhubala 02-06-2014 02:18 PM

    Mumbai: Thespian actor Dilip Kumar narrates in detail his wedding to yesteryear Bollywood hearthrob Saira Banu in an autobiography set for launch in Mumbai on June 7. Numerous unknown aspects of the life and times of the cinematic legend, who began as a "diffident novice" in Hindi cinema in the...
  • Keira Knightley is tired of playing tragic roles 22-01-2014 04:05 PM

    London: Actress Keira Knightley says she's so tired of her characters dying in her previous movies that she decided to take a 'fun' part in 'Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit'. The 28-year-old chose to appear in the action film because it was different from some of her recent roles, reports femalefirst.co.uk....
  • Watch: Fatima Bhutto on her new book 'The shadow of the crescent moon' 02-11-2013 03:33 PM

    Pakistani writer Fatima Bhutto released her book and spoke on Pakistan and terrorism. Bhutto released 'The shadow of the crescent moon' in Delhi recently. Speaking on the border tensions between India and Pakistan notwithstanding, Bhutto said that people of the two countries desire peace and they should not be divided....
  • 'Bionic man' makes debut at Washington's Air and Space Museum 18-10-2013 10:36 AM

    Washington: A first-ever walking, talking "bionic man" built entirely out of synthetic body parts made his Washington debut on Thursday. The robot with a human face unveiled at the Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum was built by London's Shadow Robot Co to showcase medical breakthroughs in bionic body parts...
  • Watch: Modi remains culpable for 2002 Gujarat riots, says Amitav Ghosh 16-09-2013 11:46 PM

    Indian author Amitav Ghosh said Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi remains culpable for 2002 riots as it happened on his watch. As Modi is nominated as BJP's prime ministerial candidate, Amitav said for a man having such a past to occupy the highest post would be deeply destabilizing. He was...
  • When Mahatma Gandhi helped lovers get married 14-06-2013 11:42 AM

    New Delhi: Although much is known about Mahatma Gandhi, there is always a new story waiting to be uncovered. In the book 'In The Shadow Of Freedom', Laxmi Tendulkar Dhaul narrates her parents' (Ayi Tendulkar and Indumati) love story, a story that features Mahatma Gandhi and a who's who of...
  • Srikanth talks of deathly experince during 'Shadow' 18-10-2012 06:06 PM

    It was a month ago that Srikanth narrowly escaped the jaws of death. The makers of 'Shadow' seemed to have thought of keeping it a secret affair. Now in Hyderabad, Srikanth has spoken about it on his Twitter page. Saying that he had a close shave when he was shooting...
  • Video: First look of action-thriller 'Shadow' 02-10-2012 01:44 PM

    Directed by Meher Ramesh, 'Shadow'stars Venkatesh and Tapsee in lead roles. It is produced by Paruchuri Kireeti under United Movies banner. The film also sees Srikanth playing an important role.Its music is being composed by S Thaman. ...
  • Taapsee Pannu is excited to work with Ajith 08-09-2012 06:58 PM

    Even though she has films like 'Gundello Godari' and 'Shadow' in her kitty, Taapsee Pannu is in a state of thrill and happiness, because she is all set to join the sets of Ajith's next film, which is being helmed by Vishnuvardhan. The actress will shoot for the film from...
  • NTR's 'Baadshah' teaser to be released on Sept 24 07-09-2012 07:29 PM

    Bandla Ganesh has decided to release the first teaser of 'Baadshah' on September 24, on the birthday of Sreenu Vaitla. Made at a huge cost, the NTR starrer is, in the words of its producer, the costliest Telugu movie ever. Since the budget is higher than that of 'Magadheera', expectations...
  • It's action time for Venkatesh and Aditya Pancholi 16-07-2012 11:00 AM

    The team of 'Shadow' is currently in Malaysia to shoot for action scenes on the main cast. Meher Ramesh is going to be direct Venkatesh, Aditya Pancholi, Rahul Dev and Srikanth in this schedule. Crucial and modish action sequences will be shot in a wide range of attractive backdrops. The...
  • Actress Tapasee Pannu on her Bollywood debut 20-06-2012 12:03 PM

    Both Bollywood and regional Indian cinema, have been to some extent, male-centric. Male actors, more often than not, bear the responsibility of the entire movie on their shoulders with the female actors providing a refreshing break. Telugu cinema is flooded with Mumbai actresses in spite of abundance of talent in...
  • Special sets for 'Shadow' at Ramoji Film City 08-06-2012 02:21 PM

    In 'Shadow', Venkatesh is playing a distinctive character. From what the makers have let out, he is seen in the role of a dreaded don, whose day begins and ends with settlements and, sometimes, even gun battles. The city lives in his subjugation. He may be an all-powerful thug, but...
  • Friday Release: Charlize Theron in 'Snow White' 31-05-2012 04:25 PM

    Los Angeles: Charlize Theron's evil queen costumes for 'Snow White and the Huntsman' called for hundreds of hand-cut rooster feathers, thousands of iridescent beetle wings from Thailand and one particularly imposing crown. The outfits, some of which are on view at an LA pop-up gallery ahead of the film's June...
  • Preview: Charlize Theron returns with 'Snow White' 30-05-2012 04:57 PM

    Los Angeles: Charlize Theron's evil queen costumes for 'Snow White and the Huntsman' called for hundreds of hand-cut rooster feathers, thousands of iridescent beetle wings from Thailand and one particularly imposing crown. The outfits, some of which are on view at an LA pop-up gallery ahead of the film's June...
  • 'The Avengers' crosses $1 billion mark 17-05-2012 10:43 AM

    Los Angeles: 'The Avengers' followed a record-shattering $200 million opening with another Hollywood high " a $100 million-plus second weekend. The superhero tale took in $103.1 million to remain the No. 1 film and lift its domestic take to $373.1 million after just 10 days. With nearly $630 million more...
  • 'The Avengers' may become the biggest hit ever 16-05-2012 02:53 PM

    New Delhi: 'The Avengers,' the smash hit movie about Marvel superheroes who team up to save the Earth, crushed competitors for a second weekend with a record $103.2 million in U.S. and Canadian ticket sales and was poised to top $1 billion worldwide. After posting the highest domestic box office...
  • Capsule review of four new Hollywood films 12-05-2012 03:56 PM

    New Delhi: Dark Shadows: Tim Burton and Johnny Depp are snuggled warmly in their comfort zone in this chilly horror-comedy, their eighth collaboration as director and star, respectively, and their weakest by far. You don't need to know a thing about the 'Dark Shadows' TV series that provides the inspiration....
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Ishaqzaade' and more 12-05-2012 11:05 AM

    This week Rajeev Masand reviews 'Ishaqzaade', 'Dangerous Ishq', 'The Forest', 'Dark Shadows' and 'The Raid'. ...
  • Masand: 'Dark Shadows' does little justice 12-05-2012 12:04 AM

    Cast: Johnny Depp, Michelle Pfeiffer, Eva Green Director: Tim Burton 'Dark Shadows', the eighth collaboration between filmmaker Tim Burton and Johnny Depp, is part comedy and part horror. But in all honesty the film does little justice to either genre. Based on a popular American soap opera from the 60s...