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The Red Sea Diving Resort trailer: Chris Evans plays undercover agent leading a rescue mission  in Netflix film
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The Red Sea Diving Resort trailer: Chris Evans plays undercover agent leading a rescue mission in Netflix film

Inspired by the book 'Mossad Exodus' by Gad Shimron, The Red Sea Diving Resort is set in the '80s and bought to screen by Israeli director Gideon Raff.

Peter Sellers' The Party is the go-to movie for expressing anger over brownface: Is the ire warranted?
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Peter Sellers' The Party is the go-to movie for expressing anger over brownface: Is the ire warranted?

I don’t really understand why Peter Sellers felt the need to darken his face for the role in The Party. While I don’t think it makes him look Indian, it certainly makes him look greasy and a little blotchy, unless the belief at the time was that Indians, as an entire race, were a greasy and blotchy people | Kuzhali Manickavel writes in her monthly column 'Allegedly Problematic'

Operation Finale movie review: A film about a high-stakes secret operation is curiously lacking in dread
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Operation Finale movie review: A film about a high-stakes secret operation is curiously lacking in dread

Although it deals with a fantastic subject, boasts of a superb cast, and makes an honest attempt to tell a remarkable story, Operation Finale ends up delivering a rather uninspired two hours

Scarlett Johansson's Rub and Tug row reveals Hollywood's problematic streak with straight-washing and whitewashing
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Scarlett Johansson's Rub and Tug row reveals Hollywood's problematic streak with straight-washing and whitewashing

For both Hollywood and Bollywood, nearly all of the casting decisions centre on the ‘star’ factor and that is why Johnny Depp plays Tonto or Priyanka Chopra plays Mary Kom as it helps the film attract a wider audience.

Release date for Ben Kingsley's historical spy thriller Operation Finale advanced to 29 August
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Release date for Ben Kingsley's historical spy thriller Operation Finale advanced to 29 August

Operation Finale is about the hunt and capture of the notorious Nazi war criminal Adolf Eichmann in Argentina in the '60s.

Gandhi Jayanti: Lage Raho Munna Bhai, Gandhi My Father —  how Bapu was immortalised on screen
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Gandhi Jayanti: Lage Raho Munna Bhai, Gandhi My Father — how Bapu was immortalised on screen

On Mahatma Gandhi's 148th birth anniversary, a look at films that presented a look into his life and how influential his ideologies were

Jallianwala Bagh massacre: 98 years later, a look at films, books, music that documented it
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Jallianwala Bagh massacre: 98 years later, a look at films, books, music that documented it

3 April 1919, marked the day of one of the worst political acts of violence we have ever seen — the Jallianwala Bagh massacre

On Gandhi Jayanti, a screen and stage guide to Mahatma Gandhi's life and times
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On Gandhi Jayanti, a screen and stage guide to Mahatma Gandhi's life and times

From the film Gandhi starring Oscar winning actor Ben Kingsley to Lage Raho Munnabhai, filmmakers and playwrights have always been fascinated by the Mahatma.

Last week in TV: 'Hannibal', Mario Puzo's 'Omerta', 'The Punisher', Woody Allen and more
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Last week in TV: 'Hannibal', Mario Puzo's 'Omerta', 'The Punisher', Woody Allen and more

'Hannibal', Mario Puzo's 'Omerta', 'The Punisher', Woody Allen and more in this week's TV wrap-up.

Box office report: 'The Jungle Book' rakes in over Rs 20 cr in two days of release
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Box office report: 'The Jungle Book' rakes in over Rs 20 cr in two days of release

The Jungle Book has received an overwhelming response at the box office in India

'Jungle, Jungle Baat Chali Hai': Mowgli's old song revived for 'The Jungle Book' film
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'Jungle, Jungle Baat Chali Hai': Mowgli's old song revived for 'The Jungle Book' film

'Jungle, jungle pata chala hai, chaddi pehen ke phool khila hai' — the old Mowgli song has been revived for the new 'Jungle Book' film

Disney's 'The Jungle Book' to release in India a week before the US
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Disney's 'The Jungle Book' to release in India a week before the US

Disney's The Jungle Book, starring 12-year-old Indian-American Neel Sethi as Mowgli, has a special treat in store for Indian fans

Watch: Indo-American actor Neel Sethi shines as Mowgli in 'The Jungle Book' trailer
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Watch: Indo-American actor Neel Sethi shines as Mowgli in 'The Jungle Book' trailer

The trailer of The Jungle Book was released on Sunday during the Super Bowl broadcast

The Walk review: Joseph Gordon-Levitt is cute but the film is more Hollywood spectacle, less story
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The Walk review: Joseph Gordon-Levitt is cute but the film is more Hollywood spectacle, less story

The Walk is a Hollywoodised story for those who haven’t seen the documentary Man on Wire and the filmmakers have played it safe to deliver a short climactic spectacle, rather than a truly compelling story.

The Walk review: Joseph Gordon-Levitt stars in this film version of a far better Oscar-winning docu
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The Walk review: Joseph Gordon-Levitt stars in this film version of a far better Oscar-winning docu

Perhaps the most poignant part of The Walk is seeing the twin towers of New York standing, like sentinels in the Manhattan Skyline.

Jungle Book Trailer: The Disney classic gets an eerie but amazing makeover
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Jungle Book Trailer: The Disney classic gets an eerie but amazing makeover

We see glimpses of all our favorite characters: Bageera, Sher Khan and even an evil looking Chimpanzee in Jungle Book

What I learnt in Gandhi is paying off now: Ben Kingsley on playing a Sikh character in 'Learning to Drive'
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What I learnt in Gandhi is paying off now: Ben Kingsley on playing a Sikh character in 'Learning to Drive'

Ben Kingsley talked to Firstpost about how this is the first time in Hollywood history that a Sikh character has been placed in a leading role

Learning to Drive review: Ben Kingsley's moving avatar helps combat America's Sikh phobia
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Learning to Drive review: Ben Kingsley's moving avatar helps combat America's Sikh phobia

The film is as much about the universal themes of love and loss as it is about two different worlds.

Unbearable whiteness of Exodus: Race is still a blind spot for Hollywood
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Unbearable whiteness of Exodus: Race is still a blind spot for Hollywood

Exodus: Gods and Kings shows us that Hollywood is uncomfortable with issues of race and ethnicity.