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Alia Bhatt completes a decade in film industry, promises “to be better, dream deeper
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Alia Bhatt completes a decade in film industry, promises “to be better, dream deeper"

Right from debuting as a student in Karan Johar’s Student Of The Year to being Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Gangubai Kathiawadi, Alia’s growth and progress has been witnessed by cinephiles across the globe.

10 years of Alia Bhatt: Celebrating Bollywood’s newest Midas
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10 years of Alia Bhatt: Celebrating Bollywood’s newest Midas

Let’s Talk About Women | This week, I celebrate the tour de force that is Alia Bhatt as she completes 10 years in movies.

Arjun Kapoor on Ek Villain Returns: Very validating it's my fifth biggest opener ever
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Arjun Kapoor on Ek Villain Returns: Very validating it's my fifth biggest opener ever

Arjun Kapoor is thrilled that Ek Villain Returns has opened well at the box-office and that he could contribute to a Hindi film’s opening at the counters.

Let's remember Shiv Kumar Subramaniam as a fine writer of seminal cinema, rather than just 'that 2 States actor'
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Let's remember Shiv Kumar Subramaniam as a fine writer of seminal cinema, rather than just 'that 2 States actor'

To reduce Parinda, Iss Raat Ki Subah Nahin, and Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi writer Shiv Kumar Subramaniam's work to "2 States actor" is similar to when publications referred to Girish Karnad as "Tiger Zinda Hai" actor.

Veteran actor-writer Shiv Kumar Subramaniam passes away; Hansal Mehta, Ashoke Pandit tweet condolences
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Veteran actor-writer Shiv Kumar Subramaniam passes away; Hansal Mehta, Ashoke Pandit tweet condolences

Shiv Kumar Subramaniam wrote the screenplay for movies like Parinda (1989), 1942: A Love Story (1994) and Hazaron Khwahishen Aisi (2003).

With Bhoot, Gunjan Saxena, Dostana 2 and Takht, Dharma Productions seems to be going through a revival
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With Bhoot, Gunjan Saxena, Dostana 2 and Takht, Dharma Productions seems to be going through a revival

Dharma Productions has gotten a new lease of life with Karan Johar encouraging genres like horror, biopic, and historicals.

From My Name Is Khan to Bajirao Mastani, ten films from the 2010s that could've benefited from a female perspective
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From My Name Is Khan to Bajirao Mastani, ten films from the 2010s that could've benefited from a female perspective

My Name Is Khan, Zindagi Milegi Na Dobara, and Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani are some films from this decade that should have given more prominence to their interesting female characters.

From Marriage Story to Made in Heaven, how mediators influenced rocky relationships on screen this year
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From Marriage Story to Made in Heaven, how mediators influenced rocky relationships on screen this year

Marriage mediators, ranging from divorce lawyers (Marriage Story) to wedding planners (Made in Heaven), had a field day on the small screen this year.

Before Student Of The Year 2, ranking directors who made their debut with Karan Johar's Dharma Productions
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Before Student Of The Year 2, ranking directors who made their debut with Karan Johar's Dharma Productions

Before Punit Malhotra's Student Of The Year 2 releases this Friday on 10 May, we rank all the directors who have made their first two films with Dharma Productions.

Telugu remake of 2 States to have Adivi Sesh, Shivani Rajasekhar in lead roles; shoot to begin in April
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Telugu remake of 2 States to have Adivi Sesh, Shivani Rajasekhar in lead roles; shoot to begin in April

The Telugu remake of Arjun Kapoor, Alia Bhatt starrer 2 States was officially launched in Hyderabad this weekend by eminent personalities from Tollywood.

Madhuri Dixit to replace Sridevi in 2 States director Abhishek Varman's next, confirms Janhvi Kapoor
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Madhuri Dixit to replace Sridevi in 2 States director Abhishek Varman's next, confirms Janhvi Kapoor

In October 2017, filmmaker Karan Johar announced he was reuniting with Abhishek Varman on a project that would be co-produced by Sajid Nadiadwala and will star Sridevi.

Rajat Kapoor to make his Telugu debut with remake of 2 States in the role of Bhagyashree's husband
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Rajat Kapoor to make his Telugu debut with remake of 2 States in the role of Bhagyashree's husband

Rajat Kapoor will paly Swaminathan — the father of leading lady Shivani whereas Bhagyashree plays her mother.

Bhagyashree will return to screen after two decades; Maine Pyar Kiya actress to play Revathy's part in Telugu remake of 2 States
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Bhagyashree will return to screen after two decades; Maine Pyar Kiya actress to play Revathy's part in Telugu remake of 2 States

Bhagyashree will play the mother of Shivani, daughter of popular Telugu actors Rajasekhar and Jeevitha, who will be paired opposite Adivi Sesh in the film.

Adivi Sesh, Shivani to star in Telugu remake of 2 States; film to be 'slightly peppier' than original
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Adivi Sesh, Shivani to star in Telugu remake of 2 States; film to be 'slightly peppier' than original

Adivi Sesh is all set to commence work on the Telugu remake of Arjun Kapoor and Alia Bhatt-starrer 2 States, which will mark the debut of Shivani

Mubarakan's The Goggle Song: Anil Kapoor is the definition of fun while others fade into background
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Mubarakan's The Goggle Song: Anil Kapoor is the definition of fun while others fade into background

The Goggle Song from Mubarakan sees Anil Kapoor bring the fun element once again, while the other actors fade into the distance

Arjun Kapoor on Half Girlfriend: 'I'm the quintessential Chetan Bhagat hero'
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Arjun Kapoor on Half Girlfriend: 'I'm the quintessential Chetan Bhagat hero'

In an exclusive and candid interview with Arjun Kapoor, he speaks about Chetan Bhagat's books, knowing his place in the film industry and how his characters have always been a priority.

From Half Girlfriend to 3 Idiots, Chetan Bhagat book adaptations ranked from best to worst
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From Half Girlfriend to 3 Idiots, Chetan Bhagat book adaptations ranked from best to worst

Of the seven novels Chetan Bhagat has written, five have been turned into films. Half Girlfriend is the latest film to be released.

Before Raees, here are five films that explore and are based in Gujarat
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Before Raees, here are five films that explore and are based in Gujarat

Raees explores all the nuances of Gujarat, from the vibrancy of its festivals to the dark world of illicit liquor that has plagued the state.

Why Alia Bhatt’s Filmfare Best Actress win for Udta Punjab is a great sign for Hindi cinema
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Why Alia Bhatt’s Filmfare Best Actress win for Udta Punjab is a great sign for Hindi cinema

Films are being made specifically keeping Alia Bhatt in mind. That can only augur well for a nation that’s starved of films that break the mould and bring forward what it’s really like to be a woman in India.

Amrita Singh walks out of Arjun Kapoor's 'Mubarakan', replaced by Rathna Pathak Shah
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Amrita Singh walks out of Arjun Kapoor's 'Mubarakan', replaced by Rathna Pathak Shah

Arjun Kapoor's 'Mubarakan' faced fresh trouble hours before the first shot as Amrita Singh walked out of the film only to be replaced by Rathna Pathak Shah.