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Sherdil: The Pilibhit Saga movie review: Pankaj Tripathi satire is mostly toothless
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Sherdil: The Pilibhit Saga movie review: Pankaj Tripathi satire is mostly toothless

Director Srijit Mukherji takes Sherdil's promising premise and suspends it mid-air like it is a wildlife documentary.

Father’s Day 2022: Bollywood celebrities remember the fondest memories with their father
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Father’s Day 2022: Bollywood celebrities remember the fondest memories with their father

This Father's day, Firstpost spoke to some of the known Bollywood personalities who shared their fondest memories with their father and how they inherited some of their traits.

Kabir Khan Director’s Cut: On Ranveer Singh, patriotism without chest-thumping in 83, the ‘Madrasi’ stereotype, and Bajrangi 2 
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Kabir Khan Director’s Cut: On Ranveer Singh, patriotism without chest-thumping in 83, the ‘Madrasi’ stereotype, and Bajrangi 2 

"You don’t need to always have a counterpoint or a villain to express your patriotism," says Kabir Khan.

Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari gets nostalgic as her directorial debut Nil Battey Sannata clocks 6 years
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Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari gets nostalgic as her directorial debut Nil Battey Sannata clocks 6 years

Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari's Nil Battey Sannata featured Swara Bhasker, Pankaj Tripathi and Ratna Pathak Shah in key roles.

Kabir Khan's '83' scores a big nominations at IIFA 2022
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Kabir Khan's '83' scores a big nominations at IIFA 2022

‘83' still spreading the sound of victory by scoring a big Nominations at IIFA 2022*

As Kaun Pravin Tambe releases, looking at actors who found success in their 40s
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As Kaun Pravin Tambe releases, looking at actors who found success in their 40s

From Boman Irani to Pankaj Tripathi, a list of actors made their debut in the industry late in life.

Bachchhan Paandey movie review: Akshay Kumar, Kriti Sanon film can't replicate the Machiavellian spirit of the original
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Bachchhan Paandey movie review: Akshay Kumar, Kriti Sanon film can't replicate the Machiavellian spirit of the original

Bachchhan Paandey tries to overcompensate for its lack of tonal loyalty to Jigarthanda by rushing through its key moments in the second half, hoping for the pace to make up for the punch — but it only feels like one last half-hearted attempt at redemption.

As Shankar Raman's sophomore feature Love Hostel releases, revisiting his assured debut in Gurgaon
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As Shankar Raman's sophomore feature Love Hostel releases, revisiting his assured debut in Gurgaon

Gurgaon, despite its dated sense of flashback, is a bonafide crime drama. It deserved more than scattered critical acclaim and throwbacks ahead of the director’s next film Love Hostel.

Dishonesty in Kabir Khan's 83 stems from its desperate need to cater to cricket fans of the 'Virat Kohli era'
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Dishonesty in Kabir Khan's 83 stems from its desperate need to cater to cricket fans of the 'Virat Kohli era'

83 seems to be made with such retrospective wisdom that it is the most damning quality of the film. It never fully embraces how these were just 14 clueless men with noble intentions.

How Kabir Khan, Ranveer Singh, and team 83 take me back to when I witnessed India's maiden cricket World Cup victory
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How Kabir Khan, Ranveer Singh, and team 83 take me back to when I witnessed India's maiden cricket World Cup victory

This script had been penned on lush English grass over a few dramatic weeks in the summer of 1983, when director Kabir Khan and I were both an impressionable 15.

83 movie review: Team Kabir Khan and Ranveer Singh bring the Cup home … again
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83 movie review: Team Kabir Khan and Ranveer Singh bring the Cup home … again

83 is a stirring reminder of a time when pride in a national team’s achievement united India and national pride had not yet been weaponised by the mob.

Pankaj Tripathi on ’83: We’ve recreated history, there were moments while shooting where we had goosebumps
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Pankaj Tripathi on ’83: We’ve recreated history, there were moments while shooting where we had goosebumps

Pankaj Tripathi, in an exclusive interview, talks about how he has managed to play the character of PR Man Singh in ‘83, his first day in Mumbai, the importance of playing a lead role, and much more. Excerpts from a conversation.

Bunty Aur Babli 2 movie review: Rani Mukerji, Saif Ali Khan can't pull off this heist
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Bunty Aur Babli 2 movie review: Rani Mukerji, Saif Ali Khan can't pull off this heist

Bunty Aur Babli 2 is not a sequel we didn't need. But it's a follow-up that needed much more.

Pankaj Tripathi to return in third instalment of Criminal Justice on Disney+ Hotstar
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Pankaj Tripathi to return in third instalment of Criminal Justice on Disney+ Hotstar

Pankaj Tripathi will reprise his role of lawyer Madhav Mishra in Criminal Justice 3

How Amit V Masurkar's Newton draws from the geography of Ramayana to tell the story of India's tribal heartland
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How Amit V Masurkar's Newton draws from the geography of Ramayana to tell the story of India's tribal heartland

The jungle depicted in Newton happens to be Dandakaranya – the Forest of Punishment – where Ram, Lakshman, and Sita spent their days in exile, before their paths crossed with Soorpanakha and Ravan, kicking off the fabled war in the Ramayana.

Indian Film Festival of Melbourne 2021: Anurag Basu wins best director for Ludo; Suriya, Vidya Balan bag acting honours
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Indian Film Festival of Melbourne 2021: Anurag Basu wins best director for Ludo; Suriya, Vidya Balan bag acting honours

IFFM also honoured Pankaj Tripathi with the diversity in cinema award, while actor Nimisha Sajayan received an honorary mention for her film The Great Indian Kitchen.

The Pankaj Tripathi interview | 'I must admit I've reached a burnout; I'm tired of acting and need a break'
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The Pankaj Tripathi interview | 'I must admit I've reached a burnout; I'm tired of acting and need a break'

Pankaj Tripathi discusses new film Mimi, working with Kriti Sanon in multiple projects including the upcoming Bachchan Pandey, and future films 83 and OMG 2.

Mimi movie review: Kriti Sanon plays a surrogate Mum peddling a conservative line on abortion
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Mimi movie review: Kriti Sanon plays a surrogate Mum peddling a conservative line on abortion

If it had been better written and directed, Mimi might have been considered dangerous anti-women propaganda. But it is too insubstantial to be debated.

The Kriti Sanon interview | 'With films like Mimi, I get more comfortable with the idea of growing as an actor'
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The Kriti Sanon interview | 'With films like Mimi, I get more comfortable with the idea of growing as an actor'

In an exclusive interview, Kriti Sanon discusses the leap she has taken as an actor in Mimi, collaborating again with Luka Chuppi director Laxman Utekar, and returning to the small-town template after her breakthrough Bareilly Ki Barfi.

Kriti Sanon's Mimi, Pa Ranjith's Sarpatta, Naomi Osaka documentary: Trailers This Week
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Kriti Sanon's Mimi, Pa Ranjith's Sarpatta, Naomi Osaka documentary: Trailers This Week

Bhuj: The Pride of India, also starring Sonakshi Sinha, Ammy Virk, Sanjay Dutt, and Pranita Subhash, will release on 13 August on Disney+Hotstar