From Aishwarya Rai’s Provoked to Sridevi’s Mom; here's cinema’s tryst with portraying rape
Cinema in any language, has dabbled with the horrific reality of rape, the aching aftermath, and the shocking shame it carries along. Films like Mom, Provoked, and more recently Siya, deal with it.
How the Bangla rock movement evolved to become a self sustaining industry, thriving on talent, experimentation
In the early 2000s, Bangla band music grew and spread at an extraordinary pace and replaced film music as the most popular form of musical entertainment. The youth, especially, were totally captivated by it.
From underground to mainstream: How the Bangla rock movement attained validation on home turf
The bands simultaneously rebelled against the established system and painted honest pictures of a changing urban society.
Evolution of Bangla rock music: How the underground cultural movement changed Bengal's musical landscape
Despite their constantly evolving sound that does not shy away from experimenting, Bangla rock music has been suffering on account of a severe lack of funds, and an audience overtly exposed to film music on television and FM radio.
Bhoomi movie review: Jayam Ravi's film is a potpourri of ill-researched ideas punctuated with loud screams
Bhoomi doesn’t give you a moment to breathe or even feel what just hit you.
Pongal, Makar Sakranti, Lohri 2021: Master, Tandav, WandaVision, Bhoomi — films to catch during this festive week
From Vijay's Master in Tamil, Saif Ali Khan's Tandav in Hindi and WandaVision on Disney+ Hotstar, here's the list of films and shows you can watch during the festive week.
Jayam Ravi's Bhoomi skips theatrical release to directly premiere on Disney+ Hotstar on Pongal 2021
Directed by Lakshman, Bhoomi also stars Nidhhi Agerwal, Sakshi Dwivedi, Ronit Roy, Saranya Ponvannan in pivotal roles.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Kollywood faces unprecedented economic, social challenges once lockdown lifts
Once private finances dry up in Kollywood, the number of film productions will reduce drastically, with no guarantee of a theatrical release.
Sanjay Dutt's next project to be a musical-comedy scripted by writer-duo Sajid-Farhad
Sanjay Dutt's next film will be a musical comedy, and is being written by writer-duo of Dhamaal, Golmaal Returns and Housefull 2 — Sajid-Farhad.
Hangout: Aditi Rao Hydari discusses working with Mani Ratnam; her film Bhoomi with Sanjay Dutt and more
Aditi Rao Hydari on Firstpost's show Hangout as she discusses working with Mani Ratnam and Karthi in Kaatru Veliyidai; her film Bhoomi starring Sanjay Dutt who plays her father in the film; and more.
Sanjay Dutt confirms opting out of Omung Kumar's The Good Maharaja; Is legal hurdle to blame?
The heirs of the Gujarat king, on whose life Omung Kumar was planning to make The Good Maharaja with Sanjay Dutt, had sent a legal notice to the filmmaker.
Sanjay Dutt opts out of Malang; Director Omung Kumar says 'we are looking for younger actors'
The news comes days after reports of Sanjay Dutt walking out of Omung Kumar's The Good Maharaja following the Bhoomi debacle.
Sanjay Dutt reportedly opts out of Omang Kumar's next The Good Maharaja: After effect of Bhoomi?
Looks like the fact that Bhoomi failed the box office didn't go down well with Sanjay Dutt.
Newton opening week box office collection: Rajkummar Rao's film stands at Rs 11.83 cr
Rajkummar Rao's black comedy Newton got a much-needed push on Saturday after it was announced as India's official entry for the 90th Academy Awards.
Bhoomi, Haseena Parkar, Newton, Jai Lava Kusa box office report: NTR Jr's film crosses 75 cr worldwide
Newton is quickly racing ahead of its competitors while Bhoomi and Haseena Parkar are beginning to falter. Jai Lava Kusa has been the big winner this week.
From Piku to Bhoomi, a look at some of the best father-daughter relationships on screen
Be it Anupam Kher and Pooja Bhatt in 1989's Daddy or Sanjay Dutt and Aditi Rao Hydari in 2017's Bhoomi, Bollywood has seen some of the most endearing father-daughter relationships on celluloid.
Bhoomi, Haseena Parkar, Newton box office collection: Sanjay Dutt-starrer leads on opening day
While Sanjay Dutt-Aditi Rao Hydari-starrer Bhoomi made Rs 2.25 crore, Haseena Parkar, starring Shraddha Kapoor, earned Rs 1.50 crore on their first day at box-office.
Bhoomi movie review: Sanjay Dutt pulls off age-appropriate, impactful role in this flawed film
Sanjay Dutt’s performance is affecting, and when he’s vengeful, you feel his pain. However, Bhoomi stumbles often owing to its dependence on heightened melodrama.
Bhoomi, Haseena Parkar, Newton, Kingsman: The Golden Circle — Know Your Releases
Sanjay Dutt's Bhoomi, Haseena Parkar starring Shraddha Kapoor, Rajkummar Rao's Newton, Kingsman: The Golden Circle - Know Your Releases
Bhoomi: Aditi Rao Hydari, Sharad Kelkar dive in a pool to shoot an underwater sequence
Bhoomi features Sanjay Dutt and Aditi Rao Hydari playing a father and a daughter in the film, while Sharad Kelkar will be seen in a negative role.