Bhanu Athaiya won the Best Costume Design Oscar for her work in Richard Attenborough’s 1982 film Gandhi
Raghubir Yadav has made a habit of immaculately portraying the ordinary, from Peepli Live to Panchayat
In his vast career spanning decades, Raghubir Yadav’s portrayal of a harmless tyrannised man has charmed everyone.
TVF's Panchayat redeems the depiction of rural India by breaking out of the template perpetuated by the 1975 classic Sholay.
Coronavirus Outbreak: As lockdown extends, here are 10 sports movies to watch while you stay indoors
With India extending the country-wide lockdown due to coronavirus outbreak till 3 May, and in the continued absence of live sports in our lives, here is a list of 10 sports movies to keep our readers engaged.
On Aamir Khan's 55 birthday, listing 10 films I couldn't help loving, even as a non-fan of the accomplished actor
Growing up in the '90s, I had to show my loyalty towards only one star, and it was not Aamir Khan. But it could not stop me from loving the actor he is.
Ashutosh Gowariker on choosing historical war film Panipat as his next directorial: Tragic stories also need to be told
Ashutosh Gowariker defends comparison of Panipat to films like Bajirao Mastani and Padmaavat, and explains why he chose Arjun Kapoor and Kriti Sanon as leads.
Filmmaker Reema Kagti talks about the 'supernatural' element in her films, and why they often deal with the theme of coming to terms with loss.
Doosra director Abhinay Deo explains why Sourav Ganguly's 2002 shirt swinging moment goes far beyond cricket
Abhainay Deo has directed Doosra, a docu-fiction film that captures the societal impact of Sourav Ganguly swininging his shirt in the air in 2002.
Sarfarosh completes 20 years: Aamir Khan's performance showed early signs of a star craving to be an actor
Sarfarosh released at a time when Aamir Khan was undergoing a transformation from a young romantic hero to the more age-sensitive character actor as we know him today.
Aamir Khan says filmmaking does excite him, but currently he wants to focus on acting
With Thugs Of Hindostan, Bollywood showcases its penchant for glamour over authenticity in period dramas
When it comes to depicting historical characters and settings, mainstream Bollywood just cannot get their script right, as the latest biggie Thugs Of Hindostan proves yet again. The case is worse for fantasy and mythology flicks.
Javed Akhtar had previously worked with Ashutosh Gowariker in films such as Lagaan, Swades, Jodhaa Akbar and Mohenjo Daro
With a Bollywood film on Archie Comics in works, Firstpost looks bact at popular Hindi films on the lines of the Archie-Betty-Veronica love triangle.
AK Hangal, a Padma Bhushan awardee, passed away on 26 August, 2012 in utter penury without any proper medical treatment or care for a long time.
Shrivallabh Vyas survived a brain stroke and paralytic attack in 2008 and since then, he was bed ridden with the treatment underway
Amid Karni Sena's anti-Padmavati stance, a look at historical films that weren't censured for inaccuracy
There have been objections to historical inaccuracies in Hindi films in the past. But the opposition to Padmavati is unprecedented.
Lata Mangeshkar completes 75 years as a playback singer, while AR Rahman finishes 25 glorious years as a music composer in the Indian film industry.
Newton is as socially relevant as past films that have been nominated from India at the Oscars. At the same time, its tonality offers a refreshing change.
Aamir Khan's new distribution division under his banner Aamir Khan Productions will reportedly be headed by Prakhar Joshi
Dilwale Dlhania Le Jayenge to Rangeela, Lagaan, Dil Chahta Hai -- Shubhra Gupta picks out the 50 films she feels changed Bollywood, in this new book