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The #MainBhiChowkidar slogan effectively kills Rahul Gandhi’s ‘chowkidar chor hai’ (the watchman himself is a thief) jibe that the Congress president has relentlessly propagated as the party’s signature slogan.
Milan Talkies movie review: Tigmanshu Dhulia recasts DDLJ as a tribute to Bollywood and social rebellion
Milan Talkies is lots of fun, but there is so much more to it than meets the eye
Tigmanshu Dhulia on making Milan Talkies after years of delay, and why he's happy about surge of small town stories
Tigmanshu Dhulia also plays Ali Fazal's father in Milan Talkies. "But unlike Zero, in this film, I play a nice father," says the director-actor.
This week releases, Photograph and Hamid among others, are off-beat films relying strong on emotions.
In an earlier interaction, Milan Talkies director Tigmanshu Dhulia had referred to blockbuster comedy Total Dhamaal as "filth and trash".
"I learnt from Tigmanshu Dhulia that as Bollywood actors, you have to be a little more eloquent and demonstrative than the actors in the West," says Ali Fazal.
Shraddha Srinath on her Bollywood debut in Tigmanshu Dhulia’s Milan Talkies, and working with Nani in Jersey
Shraddha Srinath, who began her career in Kannada cinema with U Turn, is all set to make her debut in Hindi and Telugu cinema this year.
Ashutosh Rana on Sonchiriya, Milan Talkies, and working with younger stars like Ranveer, Ali Fazal, Taapsee
Ashutosh Rana opens up on how Sonchiriya featured his most intense character since Sangharsh and collaborating with Tigmanshu Dhulia on Milan Talkies
Ali Fazal will be seen next in Tigmanshu Dhulia's Milan Talkies, which released in cinemas on 15 March.
Tigmanshu Dhulia on success of Total Dhamaal: Audience's taste deteriorating, trash films earn Rs 200 cr
Filmmaker Tigmanshu Dhulia says it is too soon to jump the gun and say that the times have completely changed.
Tigmanshu Dhulia on failure of Zero: Had Sholay released today, even that classic would've got trolled on Twitter
Tigmanshu Dhulia and Swara Bhasker claim that though Zero had its fair share or mistakes, they got amplified way too much because of the Twitter trolling.
"Piracy happens from Pakistan, so we should never release our film there regardless of any reason," says Tigmanshu Dhulia, reacting to the Pulwama attacks.
Milan Talkies trailer celebrates charm of single screens through Ali Fazal, Shraddha Srinath's whirlwind romance
Milan Talkies trailer has a dramatic opening with Ali Fazal mouthing dialogues like Dilip Kumar
Milan Talkies first look poster, featuring Ali Fazal and Shraddha Srinath, is a nod to charm of single screen cinema
Milan Talkies also stars Reecha Sinha, Ashutosh Rana, Sanjay Mishra and Sikandar Kher, who will playing the main antagonist in the film.
Milan Talkies, which was earlier set for a 18 January release, will now hit the theatres on 15 March.
"It was his fervour to do more than just acting that I’m just inspired by," says Ali Fazal on Guru Dutt.
Ali Fazal, Freida Pinto to be part of IFFM panel discussion on being non-American actors in the West
Freida Pinto will also attend the Australian premiere of her film Love Sonia while Ali Fazal has been elected as the jury member for the Short Film Awards category at the festival
Apart from Zero, Tigmanshu Dhulia's upcoming project includes Milan Talkies
Milan Talkies is a love story set in the backdrop of old world charm of single-screen cinemas
Tigmanshu Dhulia ropes in Sikander Kher to play villain in Ali Fazal, Shraddha Srinath-starrer Milan Talkies
After playing a terrorist in Anil Kapoor's show 24, Sikander Kher will now play the baddie in Tigmanshu Dhulia's Milan Talkies.