Articles by Abhishek Srivastava
Jul 15, 2019
National Film Archive of India director Prakash Magdum defends loss of Doordarshan footage, and other controversiesNational Film Archive of India, Pune has recently been under the fire for the loss and damage of the footage of classics.
Apr 10, 2019
Albert Pinto Ko Gussa Kyun Aata Hai: Nandita Das, Manav Kaul, Soumitra Ranade on their 'conceptual remake'Nandita Das on Albert Pinto Ko Gussa Kyun Aata Hai: The remake tackles contemporary issues with an entirely new story and the only thread that connects the two is ‘anger’.
Mar 12, 2019
With Badla, Bollywood filmmakers seem to have come a long way from blatantly plagiarising foreign classicsAs Badla, Sujoy Ghosh’s latest, film co-produced by SRK-owned Red Chillies Entertainment proves, buying the official rights for remakes is now the trend
Mar 03, 2019
Kartik Aaryan on Luka Chuppi and how Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety turned him into a household nameKartik Aaryan on Luka Chuppi: Every character in the movie harbours some agenda or the other, so you keep encountering one hilarious situation after another.
Feb 22, 2019
Ajay Devgn on reuniting with Indra Kumar after Ishq, and experimenting with VFX in Total DhamaalAjay Devgn talks about a myriad range of issues, from the rehashing of old Bollywood songs to whether he will do a film like Raincoat at this point of his career.
Feb 18, 2019
Madhuri Dixit on returning to comedy with Total Dhamaal, and reuniting with Anil Kapoor and Indra KumarMadhuri Dixit says while the audience has seen her and Anil Kapoor romance multiple times on screen, Total Dhamaal will witness them as a married couple on the brink of divorce.
Jan 21, 2019
Shakti Kapoor on reuniting with Govinda: Give him 10 roles in a film and he'll ensure they're all differentShakti Kapoor says his daughter Shraddha Kapoor and Alia Bhatt are the only current actresses who are as graceful as Madhubala and Meena Kumari.
Jan 19, 2019
From Sehar to Munnabhai MBBS, how the versatile Arshad Warsi became typecast into comedy rolesDespite having delivered knockout performances in films like Kabul Express and Shehar apart from the Dhamaal, Golmaal and Munnabhai franchises, Arshad Warsi's presence has been largely confined to comedy films.
Dec 22, 2018
Zero lacks Aanand L Rai's nuance, gives in to Shah Rukh Khan's massy cinematic visionArray
Nov 05, 2018
Thugs of Hindostan production designer on influences, and recreating India in Malta for Aamir Khan's filmArray