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Isamu Hirabayashi’s Shell and Joint, playing at Dharamsala, is a fascinating look at life and death
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Isamu Hirabayashi’s Shell and Joint, playing at Dharamsala, is a fascinating look at life and death

Isamu Hirabayashi’s Japanese-Finnish feature debut Shell and Joint is playing at the Dharamshala International Film Festival.

William Blinn, screenwriter of Brian’s Song, Prince's film Purple Rain, passes away aged 83
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William Blinn, screenwriter of Brian’s Song, Prince's film Purple Rain, passes away aged 83

William Blinn had won Emmy and Peabody honours for the 1971 TV movie Brian’s Song, which dramatized the friendship of Chicago Bears players Brian Piccolo and Gale Sayers.

Neha Kakkar, Rohanpreet Singh share pictures from Haldi ceremony; Neena Gupta, Gauahar Khan congratulate couple
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Neha Kakkar, Rohanpreet Singh share pictures from Haldi ceremony; Neena Gupta, Gauahar Khan congratulate couple

Neha Kakkar and Rohanpreet Singh's wedding ceremony will take place in Delhi and the reception will take place in Mohali, Chandigarh.

Hansal Mehta on adapting real-life story for Scam 1992: I could relate to Harshad Mehta's aspirations
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Hansal Mehta on adapting real-life story for Scam 1992: I could relate to Harshad Mehta's aspirations

Hansal Mehta, who made his digital debut with SonyLIV series Scam 1992, says he treats "human nature in a holistic manner with empathy" while adapting real-life stories for screen.

William Blinn, screenwriter of Brian’s Song, Prince's film Purple Rain, passes away aged 83
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William Blinn, screenwriter of Brian’s Song, Prince's film Purple Rain, passes away aged 83

William Blinn had won Emmy and Peabody honours for the 1971 TV movie Brian’s Song, which dramatized the friendship of Chicago Bears players Brian Piccolo and Gale Sayers.

Soumitra Chatterjee's condition deteriorates; veteran actor not responding to treatment, says doctor
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Soumitra Chatterjee's condition deteriorates; veteran actor not responding to treatment, says doctor

'His platelet count has come down. We are trying to find out the reason for that. We will take some tough calls tomorrow,' Chatterjee's doctor said

Keerthy Suresh's Miss India trailer, unveiled by Netflix, sees actor take on the role of tea enterpreneur
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Keerthy Suresh's Miss India trailer, unveiled by Netflix, sees actor take on the role of tea enterpreneur

Miss India, "about a badass woman, chai, and dreams coming true," releases on Netflix on 4 November.

Disney+ Hotstar announces first slate of Tamil originals; line-up kicks off with Nayantharsa, RJ Balaji's Diwali release
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Disney+ Hotstar announces first slate of Tamil originals; line-up kicks off with Nayantharsa, RJ Balaji's Diwali release

Disney+ Hotstar's new slate of films and shows includes LIVE Telecast, featuring Kajal Aggarwal and Tamannaah Bhatia's November Story, among others.

Mirzapur season 2 leaked on Tamilrockers, Telegram hours after premiere on Amazon Prime Video
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Mirzapur season 2 leaked on Tamilrockers, Telegram hours after premiere on Amazon Prime Video

Reports state the leaked episodes are available in HD as well as in rip-cam versions on the piracy sites.

On Malaika Arora's 47th birthday, Arjun Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor Khan, sister Amrita wish actor
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On Malaika Arora's 47th birthday, Arjun Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor Khan, sister Amrita wish actor

Malaika Arora was also wished by India’s Best Dancer co-judge Geeta Kapoor, Karisma Kapoor and Shilpa Shetty Kundra, among others.

Mira Nair's Monsoon Wedding musical to premiere in India in November 2021, filmmaker announces at Busan Film Fest
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Mira Nair's Monsoon Wedding musical to premiere in India in November 2021, filmmaker announces at Busan Film Fest

The musical adaptation of Mira Nair's 2001 film Monsoon Wedding has 21 new songs composed by Vishal Bhardwaj

Emilia Clarke fought Game of Thrones showrunners over Daenerys Targaryen's depiction as 'cold, expressionless'
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Emilia Clarke fought Game of Thrones showrunners over Daenerys Targaryen's depiction as 'cold, expressionless'

On Emilia Clarke's birthday, taking a look at how the actress pushed back against Game of Thrones producers to 'infuse Daenerys Targaryen with some humanity'

As Mirzapur 2 drops on Amazon Prime Video India, here's a recap of Season 1
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As Mirzapur 2 drops on Amazon Prime Video India, here's a recap of Season 1

Mirzapur Season 2 dropped last night on Amazon Prime Video India.

Suriya's Soorarai Pottru, scheduled to release on 30 October on Amazon Prime Video, delayed over pending NOCs
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Suriya's Soorarai Pottru, scheduled to release on 30 October on Amazon Prime Video, delayed over pending NOCs

'We understand the wait is inevitable as this adverse time demands more focus on the nation and its priorities than anything else,' Suriya says.

Prabhas turns 41; Radhe Shyam actress Pooja Hegde, Baahubali co-star Rana Dagubbati extend wishes
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Prabhas turns 41; Radhe Shyam actress Pooja Hegde, Baahubali co-star Rana Dagubbati extend wishes

The makers of Prabhas' upcoming film Radhe Shyam will release the jukebox on 23 October, on the occasion of the actor's birthday

A Suitable Boy review: Mira Nair's marriage of the personal and the political is a patchy road to mild fulfilment
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A Suitable Boy review: Mira Nair's marriage of the personal and the political is a patchy road to mild fulfilment

Vikram Seth's 1993 book was both evocative and transportive. But Mira Nair's BBC adaptation gets only half the job done.

Aunty Sudha Aunty Radha review: Tanuja Chandra speaks volumes of sisterhood through 'a tale of two grannies'
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Aunty Sudha Aunty Radha review: Tanuja Chandra speaks volumes of sisterhood through 'a tale of two grannies'

Through her documentary Aunty Sudha Aunty Radha, Tanuja Chandra touches upon female coping, mortality, rural life, and dependence.

Leaving Neverland accuser's lawsuit against Michael Jackson's corporations dismissed in LA court
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Leaving Neverland accuser's lawsuit against Michael Jackson's corporations dismissed in LA court

The LA court judge says the accuser's lawsuit had not demonstrated that he had a relationship with the corporations that would have required them to protect him from Michael Jackson.

Over the Moon movie review: Netflix animated musical gets stuck in Disney-Pixar’s familiar orbit
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Over the Moon movie review: Netflix animated musical gets stuck in Disney-Pixar’s familiar orbit

Unlike Coco, Over the Moon is dwarfed by a sense of faux-authenticity, to present a version of China that Western audiences can more easily identify with.

Cinema-going culture will persist despite Covid 19 challenges, writes PVR CEO Gautam Dutta
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Cinema-going culture will persist despite Covid 19 challenges, writes PVR CEO Gautam Dutta

"The extinction of cinemas has been talked about for time immemorial and has been written about by experts during most important junctures. But we are certain that we will always be in the business of spreading happiness and creating special experiences," says PVR CEO Gautam Dutta.