articles by Abhishek Srivastava

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Pal Pal Dil Ke Paas: Karan Deol, Sahher Bambba on their debut film, and the challenges they faced during shooting

Karan Deol and Sahher Bambba open up on the experience of shooting for Pal Pal Dil Ke Paas, and their Bollywood ambitions.

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Batla House director Nikkhil Advani, actress Mrunal Thakur on working with John Abraham in cop thriller

Nikkhil Advani talks about why he returns to the director's chair with John Abraham's Batla House, and Mouni Roy shares what it is like to share screen space with John.

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John Abraham on Batla House, Mission Mangal clash: Two credible films are releasing this Independence Day

Batla House is an opportunity for us to show the true side of a policeman, to show the true side of his sacrifice and what he does or not, says John Abraham

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National Film Archive of India director Prakash Magdum defends loss of Doordarshan footage, and other controversies

National Film Archive of India, Pune has recently been under the fire for the loss and damage of the footage of classics.

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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’.

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With Badla, Bollywood filmmakers seem to have come a long way from blatantly plagiarising foreign classics

As 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

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Kartik Aaryan on Luka Chuppi and how Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety turned him into a household name

Kartik Aaryan on Luka Chuppi: Every character in the movie harbours some agenda or the other, so you keep encountering one hilarious situation after another.

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Ajay Devgn on reuniting with Indra Kumar after Ishq, and experimenting with VFX in Total Dhamaal

Ajay 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.

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Madhuri Dixit on returning to comedy with Total Dhamaal, and reuniting with Anil Kapoor and Indra Kumar

Madhuri 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.

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Shakti Kapoor on reuniting with Govinda: Give him 10 roles in a film and he'll ensure they're all different

Shakti Kapoor says his daughter Shraddha Kapoor and Alia Bhatt are the only current actresses who are as graceful as Madhubala and Meena Kumari.

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From Sehar to Munnabhai MBBS, how the versatile Arshad Warsi became typecast into comedy roles

Despite 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.

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Parineeti Chopra on what she learnt from her Namaste England role, and working with Akshay Kumar, Ajay Devgn

Parineeti Chopra says while Golmaal Again provided her pan-Indian popularity, Meri Pyaari Bindu has blossomed as a late bloomer online and on satellite.

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Pradeep Sarkar on Helicopter Eela: To create what comes to your mind gives you a different high altogether

Helicopter Eela director opens up about his latest film, working with Kajol and Riddhi Sen and the #MeToo movement

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Shraddha Kapoor, Divyendu Sharma, director Shree Narayan Singh talk about Batti Gul Meter Chalu

Shree Narayan Singh's newly released social drama Batti Gul Meter Chalu stars Shahid Kapoor, Shraddha Kapoor and Divyendu Sharma.

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Yami Gautam on Batti Gul Meter Chalu, her favourite legal drama, and Bollywood's #MeToo moment

Yami Gautam is back after a break lasting more than a year and will be seen as an attorney in Shri Narayan Singh’s Batti Gul Meter Chalu

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Sonu Sood on JP Dutta's Paltan: The climax was so emotional, I cried without any glycerin

In Paltan, Sonu Sood plays the role of Major Bishan Singh, who after the Chinese incursion in 1967 earned the sobriquet of Tiger of Nathu La.

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JP Dutta on Paltan, why India has fewer war films than US, China and his stint at RK Studios

JP Dutta on Paltan: Subject matter of film was previously covered up due to political ramifications