Why Indian entertainment in the age of OTT continues to peddle regressive content as feminist dialogue
It is important to credit recreational entertainment for taking steps in the right direction. However, it is equally important to be critical of spaces that are propagating the same regressive narrative they claim to discredit.
Vidyut Jammwal objected to star hierarchy when he was not invited for the announcement of a few films, including his, at a Disney+ Hotstar virtual event.
Danish Sait, makers of French Biryani talk about taking their Bengaluru comedy to Amazon Prime Video
Danish Sait, the lead actor of French Biryani, talks about his viral lockdown series, and how his new film is all things Bengaluru.
COVID-19 aftermath: Funding divide among Indian startups makes survival difficult; while some bag millions, others struggle
Funding in Indian tech-led startups rose by 14 percent in the first quarter of 2020 as compared to the same period last year, yet only 16 percent startups and SMEs have cash to survive for more than three months, revealed a recent survey
Shoojit Sircar on Gulabo Sitabo going digital: 'It was not an easy decision but this is the way forward'
Shoojit Sircar discusses reuniting with Ayushmann Khurrana and Amitabh Bachchan, whether he is compromising with an OTT release, and the status of Sardar Udham Singh.
Kangana Ranaut's Thalaivi to release in cinemas instead of going straight to OTT platform, confirms actress
The cast of Thalaivi also includes Arvind Swamy as MGR, Priyamani as Sasikala, and Prakash Raj as Karunanidhi.
Coronavirus Outbreak: AMC, largest US movie theatre chain, warns it may not survive further film delays
AMC said if it’s not allowed to reopen its theatres due to the coronavirus pandemic, it will need more money, which it may not be able to borrow
Jyotika's Ponmagal Vandhal leaked online in HD by Tamilrockers ahead of premiere on Amazon Prime Video India
Ponmagal Vandhal, which sees Jyotika essaying the character of a lawyer, is the first mainstream Tamil film to have a direct OTT release.
Jyotika on taking Ponmagal Vandhal directly to Amazon Prime: OTT platforms 'give content-driven films a deserving audience'
In an exclusive, Jyotika defends the decision of her Tamil courtroom drama Ponmagal Vandhal skipping a theatrical release owing to the coronavirus outbreak.
Coronavirus outbreak may not erode movie superstardom in India, but change the definition as we know it today
With theatres shut for months, and audience warming up even more to streaming platforms, Bollywood superstars may have to straddle both worlds in a post-coronavirus universe.
From 13 Reasons Why Season 4 to Steve Carell's Space Force, a look at new trailers released by Netflix
Steve Carell has reunited with The Office creator Greg Daniels in the upcoming show Space Force, which is slated to debut on 29 May on Netflix
Major Indian films premiering on OTT platforms during Coronavirus outbreak could mean a paradigm shift for the movie business
Perhaps these summer releases on OTT platforms will provide an overview on the way forward for entertainment during Covid-19.
Movie theatres will never go out of fashion, but let's stop pretending it is the 'right' way to watch films
Theatres were never supposed to become harbingers of quality cinema. Cinema is strictly a demand-supply business.
Coronavirus Outbreak: With shows moved up in the calendar, OTT platforms are milking the most of lockdown
The lockdown in place because of the coronavirus outbreak has given a fillip to the OTT industry across the globe.
After INOX, PVR expresses 'disappointment' over films' digital release; Producers Guild of India defends decision
In an apparent reference to the decision of the makers of Gulabo Sitabo to release the film on a streaming platform, INOX had expressed 'extreme displeasure' over the move. PVR also followed suit.
Jyothika's Ponmangal Vandhal, Keerthy Suresh's Penguin, among others, to directly premiere on Amazon Prime Video
From Jyothika's Ponmangal Vandhal to Keerthy Suresh's Penguin, five South Indian movie titles will now have direct-to-digital premieres on Amazon Prime Video India.
Coronavirus Outbreak: INOX 'disappointed' at scheduled theatrical releases heading directly to OTT platforms
INOX said cinemas and content creators have always been into "mutually beneficial partnerships" where one's action provided fillip to another's revenues.
83: Ranveer Singh, Kabir Khan's postponed film won't release on OTT platform; makers still vying for theatrical release
83 also stars Harrdy Sandhu, Tahir Raj Bhasin, Jiiva, Saqib Saleem, Pankaj Tripathi among others.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Pon Magal Vandhal releases on OTT; TN theatre owners threaten to boycott Suriya, Jyothika's films
Initially slated to hit the screens on 27 March, Pon Magal Vandhal did not get released at the time owing to the coronavirus outbreak.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Filmmaker Arati Kadav says she's planning to release Cargo on OTT after lockdown
Arati Kadav is planning to release her film Cargo on a digital platform as the nationwide coronavirus lockdown poured water on her plans for a theatrical debut