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Adulatory but insightful, Satyarth Nayak's biography of Sridevi goes deep into the world of the late superstar
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Adulatory but insightful, Satyarth Nayak's biography of Sridevi goes deep into the world of the late superstar

It's one thing to understand the impact Sridevi had as a screen icon, since she had arguably established herself as the top actress in three of India's major film industries — Tamil, Telugu, and Hindi — but to capture it on paper is a different ballgame. In Satyarth Nayak’s Sridevi: The Eternal Screen Goddess, the actor's all-round brilliance is meticulously encapsulated, bringing forth episodes from her life that reveal a great deal about the person she was.

Kabir Singh, Simmba have restarted the trend of South Indian remakes in Bollywood, after Wanted in 2009
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Kabir Singh, Simmba have restarted the trend of South Indian remakes in Bollywood, after Wanted in 2009

Leading film trade analysts weigh in on the traditional Bollywood trend of South Indian remakes, made popular by stars like Jeetendra and Aamir Khan.

Playlist: Sridevi's most memorable songs over the years, from 'Naino Me Sapna' to 'Navrai Majhi'
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Playlist: Sridevi's most memorable songs over the years, from 'Naino Me Sapna' to 'Navrai Majhi'

After Vyjayanthimala, Waheeda Rahman and Hema Malini, it was Sridevi who held the torch of dancing divas in Bollywood, high and bright.

Sridevi is Bollywood's irreplaceable superstar: Why there can never be anyone like the talented actor
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Sridevi is Bollywood's irreplaceable superstar: Why there can never be anyone like the talented actor

For millions across the globe, Sridevi was an actor who both defined and encapsulated the essence of cinema.

Aishwarya Rai steps into Nargis' shoes for Raat Aur Din remake: Why does Bollywood tamper with classics?
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Aishwarya Rai steps into Nargis' shoes for Raat Aur Din remake: Why does Bollywood tamper with classics?

The remake formula in Bollywood has scored more misses than hits. Why do filmmakers persist with reboots then?

Ittefaq, Judwaa 2 and the rise of remakes in Bollywood — reinvention or lack of ideas?
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Ittefaq, Judwaa 2 and the rise of remakes in Bollywood — reinvention or lack of ideas?

A good story retold well with a better viewing experience – isn’t that what every audience wants after all? Can this be expected from this week's release, Ittefaq?

Sajid Khan says he got carried away with success of Heyy Babyy, on Rajeev Masand's show
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Sajid Khan says he got carried away with success of Heyy Babyy, on Rajeev Masand's show

Sajid Khan appeared on Rajeev Masand's chat show in a subdued, almost meek form, and admitted to having gotten really carried away with the success of Heyy Babyy and Housefull

Film buff, con master, filmmaker: Meet Ram Gopal Varma through his book 'Guns and Thighs'
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Film buff, con master, filmmaker: Meet Ram Gopal Varma through his book 'Guns and Thighs'

'Rangeela' was the film that woke me up to the sensation called Ram Gopal Varma.

Boney Kapoor has no reason to be upset: Ram Gopal Varma on 'thunder thighs' remark
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Boney Kapoor has no reason to be upset: Ram Gopal Varma on 'thunder thighs' remark

Ram Gopal Varma defends himself against the outrage of Sridevi's fans in this interview.

Script, what script? Bollywood gets candid about 'inspiration' and imitation
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Script, what script? Bollywood gets candid about 'inspiration' and imitation

For decades, we've seen the industry get 'inspired' by others. Songs were copied, plots were borrowed, sequences were replicated, and it was done with an irreverent, gung-ho attitude.

Humshakals review: Sajid Khan has done worse, but Saif hits a new low
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Humshakals review: Sajid Khan has done worse, but Saif hits a new low

In comparison to the kind of humour Khan has subjected audiences to in the past, Humshakals is a (dare I say?) disappointingly inoffensive film.

Thank God Himmatwala failed, says Sajid Khan
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Thank God Himmatwala failed, says Sajid Khan

Director Sajid Khan is happy that his last directorial venture failed. His remake of Himmatwala, starring Ajay Devgan, tanked at the box office.

Flashback 2013: The best of the worst Bollywood releases
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Flashback 2013: The best of the worst Bollywood releases

Because these movies weren’t hand grenades; they were atom bombs whose detonations of dreadfulness created Hiroshima and Nagasaki-sized mushroom clouds in my cerebrum and caused permanent damage to my mental harmony. It's a countdown.

Ajay Devgn blames retro look for Himmatwala failure
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Ajay Devgn blames retro look for Himmatwala failure

Actor Ajay Devgn feels that the retro look in Himmatwala led to its box office failure.

One flop film doesn't affect you: Ajay Devgn
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One flop film doesn't affect you: Ajay Devgn

His last film Himmatwala bombed at the box office, but Ajay Devgn, who has been part of the industry for over two decades, says a flop can't take a toll on his career.

Are you a victim of the Sajid Khan syndrome?
Economy

Are you a victim of the Sajid Khan syndrome?

Sajid Khan may not offer too many lessons in his films but there's a lot we can learn from the failure of his latest venture 'Himmatwala'?

Your identity can't be success or failure: Sajid Khan
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Your identity can't be success or failure: Sajid Khan

As a child, Sajid Khan saw his father's journey from glory to gloom and admits it taught him not to get carried away by success or guided by fear of failure.

Himmatwala fails to impress, mints only Rs 31.14 cr on opening weekend
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Himmatwala fails to impress, mints only Rs 31.14 cr on opening weekend

Sajid Khan says he makes movies to entertain people — and it seems once again that he has achieved success in doing so with Himmatwala .

I am a spontaneous actor: Ajay Devgn
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I am a spontaneous actor: Ajay Devgn

From playing intense roles to doing 100-crore club commercial hits, Ajay Devgn has played a variety of roles in his two-decade-old career and the actor credits this success to his spontaneity as a performer.

Movie Review: Just say NO to Himmatwala
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Movie Review: Just say NO to Himmatwala

Sajid Khan cannot be serious about Himmatwala. Or is he? A spoof of the 1983 film might have worked. Instead he puts Ajay Devgn and a tiger in a film that's a montage of everything wrong with our movies from the 80s.