It's fitting that in his 50th year in the industry, Amitabh Bachchan has been selected for the highest honour in Indian cinema – the Dadasaheb Phalke award.
Most of the world know Rekha as Amitabh Bachchan’s life-long lover (thanks to the rumours and their chemistry in ‘Silsila’, ‘Muqaddar Ka Sikandar’, Mr Natwarlal’ to name a few). In this cult movie, Rekha plays Zohra, who silently loves ill-fated Sikandar (Amitabh Bachchan) and watches him die.
Ahead of War's release, we take a look at Bollywood's most wonderful and wackiest spy films.
Bollywood and its films have churned out some epic romances, and amazing jodis who have captivated us with their chemistry on screen. While some have successfully carried these romances off-screen as well, others have not, and this has sometimes come in the way of their acting together. While the golden jodis of the yesteryears, like Waheeda Rahman – Guru Dutt, Rekha – Amitabh Bachchan and Madhubala – Dev Anand continue to remain ever green, there are a number of other adorable and hot couples whose onscreen chemistry we would love to see again. We take a look at 10 such Bollywood couples:
A significant piece of news about a proposed rupees 600 cr live-version Ramayana rumoured to be helmed by Nitish Tiwari with Hrithik Roshan and Deepika Padukone as the celestial leads could finally shake things up.
Horror in Hindi cinema is synonymous with the Ramsay Brothers. This phenomenal, homegrown empire run by seven brothers has created cult classics like Do Gaz Zameen Ke Neeche (1972), Purana Mandir (1984), Saamri (1985), Veerana (1988) and many more. While the direction in most Ramsay films was handled by Shyam Ramsay and his brother Tulsi – who passed away last year – the rest of the brothers took care of production, sound design, screenplay and cinematography etc.
After the phenomenal success of ‘Dangal’, Nitesh Tiwari is back with ‘Chhichhore’, a tale about friendship and the halcyon days of college, that is supposed to leave us with a longing and a lump in the throat.
As we begin our I-Day special series, here's a quiz about some noted and little-known films based around the freedom movement. Let's find out how well you remember them.
On National Sunglasses Day, we list out the classy, flashy, and quirky eyewear that have jazzed up Bollywood's style quotient over the years.
Amrish Puri took all the ridiculous and ribald roles that Bollywood offered, and turned them into something that's exclusively him.
Harmonium-playing street singer as love guru, a sad piano song, and life lessons in a wistful violin number – we look at the contribution of various musical instruments in Bollywood.
Superstar Shah Rukh Khan had a special guest, American talk show host David Letterman, along with him as he greeted a sea of fans outside his residence on Eid on Wednesday.
The skull cap-clad terrorist is our favorite trope these days, but we need more than cursory bomb blasts and eerie Arabian muzak to make a film watchable.
Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor have been dating for a while and their marriage rumours have been in the buzz since then. The latest one being that Alia and Ranbir, who are on a vacation in Lake Como, Italy, are also getting married there, secretly. While Alia’s mother, Soni Razdan, have called these rumours ‘baseless’, we really hope that this hit real-life jodi ties the knot soon.