The French Dispatch, Suraj Pe Mangal Bhari, Yeh Ballet, Most Eligible Bachelor: First looks this week
The French Dispatch is Wes Anderson's first live-action film since The Grand Budapest Hotel in 2014.
It often gets tough to keep track of all upcoming films and shows hitting cinemas and OTT platforms. Hence, we have scanned the internet to compile a list of all first look posters that released this week.
The French Dispatch
— The French Dispatch (@french_dispatch) February 11, 2020
The first official poster of Wes Anderson's post-World War II drama resembles a magazine cover, and features the illustrated versions of the star cast. Anderson's frequent collaborators Frances McDormand, Bill Murray, and Tilda Swinton are joined by Owen Wilson atop a bicycle, Benicio del Toro as an artist, Adrien Brody stashing cash in his briefcase, and Timothée Chalamet in a bathtub.
According to the official description, The French Dispatch is a "love letter to journalists set in an outpost of an American newspaper in a fictional 20th-century French city and brings to life a collection of stories published in The French Dispatch magazine.”
Suraj Pe Mangal Bhari
The first look of Diljit Dosanjh and Manoj Bajpayee-starrer Suraj Pe Mangal Bhari was released on 7 February. Directed by Abhishek Sharma (The Zoya Factor, Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran), the feature went on floors in January. The image features Dosanjh and Bajpayee stand in a train bogie, looking out. Also starring Fatima Sana Shaikh, the narrative of Suraj Pe Mangal Bhari revolves around marriages, and is shot in Mumbai, state reports.
Most Eligible Bachelor
Here goes the first of the seven steps of #MostEligibleBachelor. See you at the theatres this April #MEB#AlluAravind@hegdepooja#BommarilluBhaskar@GopiSundarOffl#PradeeshMVarma#BunnyVas#VasuVarma@GA2Officialpic.twitter.com/V7HTLf6ZyI
— Akhil Akkineni (@AkhilAkkineni8) February 8, 2020
After being a leading hero in films like Akhil (2015), Hello (2017), and Mr Majnu (2019), Akhil Akkineni will be seen next in Most Eligible Bachelor. Directed by Bommarilu Bhaskar, the film stars Pooja Hegde as the female lead. In the image, Akkineni can be seen crossing a New York City street barefoot. The film is slated to release sometime in April.
The first poster of Sooni Tarporevala's Netflix film features Manish Chuhan as Nishu and Achintya Bose as Asif. This coming-of-age tale follows these two dancers from Mumbai, who are eventually discovered and trained to become international ballet dancers. The film also stars Jim Sarbh and Julian Sands. Yeh Ballet is out on Netflix on 21 February.
Indian delegation includes Shekhar Kapur, A R Rahman, Prasoon Joshi, R Madhavan, Tamannaah Bhatia, Vani Tripathi, Pooja Hegde and folk artist Mame Khan
Manoj Bajpayee opened up on films doing businesses of 1000 crores and how no one is talking about the content or performances.
Anil Kapoor's quiet charisma and innate appeal keep the film going even when its writing enters shallow waters.