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MGR's birth centenary: Actor's political career an offshoot of films which dwelt on meticulously-crafted political image
Politics

MGR's birth centenary: Actor's political career an offshoot of films which dwelt on meticulously-crafted political image

In the birth centenary year of MGR, the former chief minister of Tamil Nadu, Firstpost looks back at what made him an icon.

Hollywood and the LGBT community: What the Russo Test tells us about award-winning films
Entertainment

Hollywood and the LGBT community: What the Russo Test tells us about award-winning films

Moonlight (2017) and The Imitation Game (2015) were the only two films among the 25 reviewed that passed the Russo Test

Post Facto - The Firstpost Quiz: How well do you know the glitzy and glamourous world of cinema?
Entertainment

Post Facto - The Firstpost Quiz: How well do you know the glitzy and glamourous world of cinema?

Welcome to the Post Facto, the weekly quiz designed to test your knowledge and teach you a bit about the world around you.

Tom Alter film The Black Cat set to release online on Children's Day
Entertainment

Tom Alter film The Black Cat set to release online on Children's Day

Alter, who passed away on 29 September at the age of 67, will be seen essaying the role of his real-life friend, Ruskin Bond in the film.

Genre of the Living Dead: How George Romero started a zombie epidemic in pop culture
Entertainment

Genre of the Living Dead: How George Romero started a zombie epidemic in pop culture

George Romero's enduring horror narrative infected a legion of imitators and improvisers proving that there's still plenty of life left in the zombie canon.

Indie filmmaker Ansh Ranvir Vohra's journey has taken him from Murshidabad to New York
Life

Indie filmmaker Ansh Ranvir Vohra's journey has taken him from Murshidabad to New York

Filmmaker Ansh Ranvir Vohra always wanted to be a story teller, from as far back as he remembers

68 percent Indians prefer to download music rather than stream: Survey
News & Analysis

68 percent Indians prefer to download music rather than stream: Survey

According to a report by Limelight Networks, Indians download music more often than they download applications.

Amblin', Duel and other lesser known movies made by Steven Spielberg
Entertainment

Amblin', Duel and other lesser known movies made by Steven Spielberg

Steven Spielberg’s E.T the Extra Terrestrial celebrated its 35th anniversary on 11 June, and even though the legendary director is known for multi-million dollar franchises like Indiana Jones and Jurassic Park, his directorial repertoire extends to much more than that.

101 Movietown: Meet stuntman and action director Parvez Shaikh who has worked in over 200 films
101 India

101 Movietown: Meet stuntman and action director Parvez Shaikh who has worked in over 200 films

MovieTown goes beyond the bright lights of Bollywood stardom and also looks at the men and women living and working at the periphery of the Hindi film industry : Animal trainers and fight masters, extras, imitators, and duplicates. Strugglers and misfits.

Row over screening Netflix films at Cannes stirs tough questions for the future of cinema
News & Analysis

Row over screening Netflix films at Cannes stirs tough questions for the future of cinema

The debate over screening Netflix movies at Cannes film festival has aggravated after the their movie 'Okja' was greeted to mixed response from critics

Cannes Film Festival 2017 might be the first and last for Netflix if it doesn't release its movies in cinema
News & Analysis

Cannes Film Festival 2017 might be the first and last for Netflix if it doesn't release its movies in cinema

Netflix will not be allowed to compete at the Cannes Film Festival after this year unless it changes its policy and gives its movies a cinema release.

BigFlix will increase its focus on Indian market after exploding 4G growth
News & Analysis

BigFlix will increase its focus on Indian market after exploding 4G growth

BigFlix, a subscription-led video on demand platform was launched in 2008, and claims to have 3.9 million registered users globally.

Netflix launches 'HERMES', an online subtitling and translation test to find better translators
News & Analysis

Netflix launches 'HERMES', an online subtitling and translation test to find better translators

To give local content a push globally, including in India, leading video streaming service Netflix on Friday introduced "HERMES", an online subtitling and translation test.

Movie ticket prices in Karnataka to be capped at Rs 200: How do other cities compare?
Entertainment

Movie ticket prices in Karnataka to be capped at Rs 200: How do other cities compare?

The upper limit for movie ticket prices in Karnataka will now be Rs 200.

International Women's Day 2017: IMDB introduces new 'F-rating' for female-centric films
Entertainment

International Women's Day 2017: IMDB introduces new 'F-rating' for female-centric films

IMDB's newest section F-rating will feature films that are driven by female characters, directed by women, and starring women.

Amazon Prime teams up with Cinestaan to stream independent films
News & Analysis

Amazon Prime teams up with Cinestaan to stream independent films

Amazon Prime Video has included three Indian independent films to its unlimited streaming of latest movies and TV shows, by collaborating with C International Sales, a subsidiary of Cinestaan Film Company.

Apple releases watchOS 3.2; adds Theater Mode and SiriKit
News & Analysis

Apple releases watchOS 3.2; adds Theater Mode and SiriKit

The update, watchOS 3.2 beta (14V52-5d) is available for Apple developers to check the latest features and upcoming code changes to update their apps.

First Lady: Anupama Chopra discusses Bollywood, wage disparity and more with Meghna Pant
Entertainment

First Lady: Anupama Chopra discusses Bollywood, wage disparity and more with Meghna Pant

“You have a generation of women who are no longer willing to just stay quiet,” Anupama Chopra says as she discusses the evolution of Bollywood over the years with Meghna Pant

From Blade Runner 2049 to The Dark Tower: 10 movies to watch out for in 2017
Entertainment

From Blade Runner 2049 to The Dark Tower: 10 movies to watch out for in 2017

From La La Land to Arrival, 2016 sprang quite a few surprises towards the end. And 2017 holds much promise too. From Danny Boyle to Ridley Scott, some of the best in the business are lined up for releases. And although we are sure there will be plenty more, here are some movies you should look out for.