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Remembering legendary actor Amrish Puri on his birth anniversary: A look at his iconic dialogues
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Remembering legendary actor Amrish Puri on his birth anniversary: A look at his iconic dialogues

In 1970 that Amrish Puri got his first breakthrough in the film industry and since then there was no looking back for the actor. He went on to become one of the most renowned and credible villains in the history of Indian cinema.

35 years of Mr India: How Sridevi redefined a Hindi film heroine by using her comic prowess
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35 years of Mr India: How Sridevi redefined a Hindi film heroine by using her comic prowess

Mr India cleverly balances out the film’s angsty vigilantism arc by entrusting its heroine to form the film’s comic bone in equal capacity, if not more.

Flashback | With the demise of Amrish Puri, entire era of screen villainy came to an end
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Flashback | With the demise of Amrish Puri, entire era of screen villainy came to an end

Amrish Puri was a one-man army, ploughing easily from Shyam Benegal’s classy and raw Nishant to the out-and-out potboilers that he did through the 1980s and '90s.

On Amrish Puri's 89th birth anniversary, a look at his memorable roles, from Mogambo to Babuji in DDLJ
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On Amrish Puri's 89th birth anniversary, a look at his memorable roles, from Mogambo to Babuji in DDLJ

From a super villain to a protective father, Amrish Puri is remembered for portraying these two extreme spectrums of characters on screen.

Gadar: Ek Prem Katha turns 20; Sunny Deol, Anil Sharma express gratitude to fans on social media
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Gadar: Ek Prem Katha turns 20; Sunny Deol, Anil Sharma express gratitude to fans on social media

Sunny Deol on Gadar clocking 20 years: 'We made a film, you made it an event'

Anil Kapoor turns 64: Where to stream actor's must-watch films, from Mr India to Lamhe
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Anil Kapoor turns 64: Where to stream actor's must-watch films, from Mr India to Lamhe

Anil Kapoor, who turns 64 today, will be seen next in Netflix film AK vs AK and Jug Jugg Jeeyo.

Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge turns 25: On the act of looking back at tradition, love and rebellion
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Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge turns 25: On the act of looking back at tradition, love and rebellion

Aditya Chopra's iconic Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge turns 25 at a time when the world is as conflicted as it was when the film originally released — between the past and the future.

How Ketan Mehta’s Oh Darling Ye Hai India, released in 1995, predicted the future of Indian politics
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How Ketan Mehta’s Oh Darling Ye Hai India, released in 1995, predicted the future of Indian politics

Mehta’s absurdist reimagining of India, despite its flaws, holds a mirror to the future of politics and social freedom.

Yeh Saali Aashiqui trailer: Amrish Puri's grandson Vardhan makes film debut in this romantic thriller
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Yeh Saali Aashiqui trailer: Amrish Puri's grandson Vardhan makes film debut in this romantic thriller

Helmed by Cherag Ruparel, Yeh Saali Aashiqui, is produced by Dr Jayantilal Gada's PEN India Ltd and Rajeev Amrish Puri.

Vardhan Puri's debut film renamed to Yeh Saali Aashiqui after CBFC intervention, says producer
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Vardhan Puri's debut film renamed to Yeh Saali Aashiqui after CBFC intervention, says producer

Vardhan Puri will be paired opposite debutant Shivaleeka Oberoi in Yeh Saali Aashiqui.

Amrish Puri's grandson Vardhan to make Bollywood debut through Yeh Saali Aashiqui on 22 November
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Amrish Puri's grandson Vardhan to make Bollywood debut through Yeh Saali Aashiqui on 22 November

The launch film of Amrish Puri's grandson Vardhan will clash with Anees Bazmee's comedy ensemble Pagalpanti and Seema Pahwa's directorial debut.

Tridev turns 30: How Rajiv Rai's 1989 film revitalised the Bollywood multistarrer
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Tridev turns 30: How Rajiv Rai's 1989 film revitalised the Bollywood multistarrer

In Tridev, Rajiv Rai successful managed to pack in not just three leading men and women but a barrage of secondary and tertiary characters that never got the short end of the stick.

Amrish Puri commemorated by Google Doodle on legendary actor's 87th birth anniversary
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Amrish Puri commemorated by Google Doodle on legendary actor's 87th birth anniversary

Amrish Puri left a lasting impression with his villainous roles through the 1980s and 1990s.

Boney Kapoor confirms Mr. India sequel: 'After Sridevi, I have even more reason to make the film'
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Boney Kapoor confirms Mr. India sequel: 'After Sridevi, I have even more reason to make the film'

Boney Kapoor stated that Shekhar Kapur, Mr India's original director could always come on board for the new film as well

Anil Kapoor teases collaboration with Shekhar Kapur 31 years after Mr India: 'Hoping to create the same magic'
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Anil Kapoor teases collaboration with Shekhar Kapur 31 years after Mr India: 'Hoping to create the same magic'

Mr India, which released in 1987, featured Anil Kapoor, Amrish Puri, Sridevi and Satish Kaushik.

Game of Thrones' Night King, Avengers: Endgame's Thanos are the kind of super-villains Bollywood needs
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Game of Thrones' Night King, Avengers: Endgame's Thanos are the kind of super-villains Bollywood needs

The internet has used its imagination to make the two super-villains from Game of Thrones and Avengers clash. Bollywood could use some of that imagination.

Shabana Azmi shares throwback image on Twitter, featuring RD Burman, Rishi Kapoor, Ashok Kumar
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Shabana Azmi shares throwback image on Twitter, featuring RD Burman, Rishi Kapoor, Ashok Kumar

Shabana Azmi gave Twitterati a throwback of magnanimous proportions and a healthy dose of nostalgia with her post on 23 August.

Amrish Puri's grandson Vardhan to make his Bollywood debut in a Gone Girl-like romance thriller
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Amrish Puri's grandson Vardhan to make his Bollywood debut in a Gone Girl-like romance thriller

Vardhan Puri will become the latest star kid to join the Bollywood bandwagon with a Jayantilal Gada-produced romantic-thriller.