Dayamayee -- a frail, quivering and feverish Sharmila Tagore-- is hunched overa smattering of puja paraphernalia in the courtyard of an old Bengal mansion,with a thick, limp tuberose garland slung around her neck.
If you're looking to watch a bone-chillingly scary movie, Netflix is your one-stop shop for all things spooky, gory, and gruesome. From psychological thrillers like The Perfection to goosebumps-worthy ghost stories like Insidious, there's not one movie on this list that won't scare you to your core. With terrifyingly twisted storylines to real-life terrors, this selection will make watching movies a whole new horror. Get ready for a chilling night in, because these films were made to spook you long after the credits finish rolling. - Additional reporting by Lauren Harano Related: 25 New and Returning Netflix Series Worth Staying Indoors For This July
* Actor Arjun Kapoor has always been the one to make experimental choices in his films, from his debut Ishaqzaade to India’s Most Wanted. His choices reflect in his home decor and artwork too. The actor lives with his sister Anshula Kapoor, in his aesthetic Mumbai apartment. * On his birthday, here’s a glimpse of his spacious home, a peek into the off-screen life of the actor.
Netflix is here to bring the laughs with women-led TV shows that are as LOL-worthy as they get. From dark comedies like Bonding to dramedies like Atypical and classic comedies we know and love like New Girl and Parks and Rec, funny ladies rule the episodic offerings on the streaming service, and we are here for it. So grab your popcorn and a boozy beverage and settle in for the night with women like Zooey Deschanel, Amy Schumer, and Gina Rodriguez. Chances are, once you get a taste for these hysterical shows, you'll want to binge them all! - Additional reporting by Stacey Nguyen and Macy Cate Williams Related: Little Fires Everywhere Is Basically a Walking Ad For the '90s, and We Freakin' Love It
Netflix's library includes a wide variety of Netflix original movies based on books, ranging from adaptations of memoirs and other nonfiction to YA, horror, and other genre fiction. Adapting a book into a movie comes with a big set of challenges, but these Netflix originals each find their own unique ways to translate from the page to the screen. Still, part of the fun of watching a movie adapted from a book is getting to read the book, watch the movie, and compare the two versions. If you're looking for something new to add to your Netflix queue as well as your reading list, check out these 25 titles - there's sure to be something that's just what you're looking for!
Netflix is notorious for being a hub of true-crime content, housing everything from Wild Wild Country to Making a Murderer. However, not all of its shows about con artists and murderers strictly follow the nonfiction documentary format. If you're into a great story arc and fleshed-out characters, there are plenty of dramatized true-crime TV shows on the streaming service. After all, who can resist Toni Collette playing a whip-smart detective on Unbelievable or Sarah Paulson portraying one of America's most famous prosecutors on The People v. O.J. Simpson? There's a whole world of well-written dramas to enjoy, so here's our roundup of nondocumentary true-crime shows you can watch right now on Netflix!
Recently the makers of the James Bond movie No Time to Die took to Twitter to announce that they have decided to postpone the release of the film from April to November.
If you think documentaries are boring, then you're definitely not watching the right ones. Yes, documentaries are educational, but the right ones can also be incredibly entertaining. From stories about cunning wine fraudsters and detrimental data hacks to disastrous music festivals, documentaries can be just as exciting as fictional films - and sometimes even more so, since you know the events are real. If you're looking to learn something new this year, or you simply want to hear a wild story on your next movie night, read on to check out the best documentaries we streamed on Netflix in 2019. Related: This Netflix Documentary Explores the Sh*tshow That Was Fyre Festival
This year, we saw impressive performances by actresses like Bhumi Pednekar, Alia Bhatt, Yami Gautam and Priyank Chopra among others.
So many new Netflix original TV series debuted in 2019 that it would truly be impossible to watch them all (unless you never leave your house again, which we wouldn't recommend). Naturally, there are some standouts among the dozens of new series, so rather than working your way down the list, we're got some shows that you should really prioritize. From dark thrillers to kinky romps, a few new series have really pushed the envelope when it comes to originality, diversity, and incredible storytelling, and we can only hope to see a second season of them all. Please, Netflix? Note that we've included miniseries, as they traditionally fall within the television umbrella! - Additional reporting by Maggie Panos Related: There Are So Many Original Movies Hitting Netflix in 2020 - Here's What You Can Expect
2019 is almost over and it has been a year of some really wonderful and well-crafted performances in Bollywood. Let’s decode who are those few performances who were world-class but a bit underrated. Read on… Sushant Singh Rajput In Sochiriya : The true winner in Sonchiriya when it came to performances has to be Sushant Singh […]The post Summing Up 2019 : Here Are The Most Underrated Performances Of 2019 appeared first on Popdiaries.
The 2010s changed television forever. We live in a post-TV era where TV continues to peak or has already peaked, depending on whom you ask.
Why shouldn't a film like Kabir Singh exist when it represents more than 70 to 80 per cent of urban India, says director Anurag Kashyap who believes it is important to make people uncomfortable rather than stay politically correct in cinema. There has always been a debate around the role or responsibility of artistes and whether they should bear accountability for the art they put out but Kashyap says one cannot enforce the existence of one kind of cinema.
A treasure trove of cinematic kisses and grand gestures, the 2010s have been a glamorous era for the beloved romantic comedy. This decade has been a candy store of offerings when it comes to stories about love, layering the classic charms of the genre with complex characters and situations. It swept rom-com connoisseurs away with an impressive range - a rewind of the last ten years shows everything from raunchy, star-studded blockbusters like Trainwreck to warm, underrated indie films like Obvious Child. It's also been an incredibly inclusive time for performers of color, who light up the screen in movies like Crazy Rich Asians, Someone Great, and The Big Sick. So hold off on watching When Harry Met Sally for the hundredth time - we've compiled a list of the very best, heart-meltiest romantic comedies from the 2010s!
Deepika Padukone is a bonafide trailblazer. From being a stellar actor to venturing her talent into being a producer, Deepika is juggling many hats. Read on… Deepika Padukone has always been vocal about her experience with depression and the actor has constantly endeavored to destigmatize the topic of mental illness. The Live Love Laugh […]The post ”Winter Edit" of Deepika Padukone's closet for a cause launches tomorrow! appeared first on Popdiaries.
In the eighth edition of the series 'Character Spotlight', we revisit the character Nandini, played by Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's award-winning film Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam.
Production for Fast and Furious 9 began in June, and it already looks like one hell of a ride. The plot for the next installment is still unknown, but if the previous movies have taught us anything, it's that we can expect the film to be set in an international location, have lots of crazy car chases, and crack a few jokes about Roman Pierce's big head. Of course, Vin Diesel, Tyrese, Michelle Rodriguez, and Jordana Brewster will all be returning, but a new member has just been added to the family! As we wait for production to officially begin, here's everything we know about Fast and Furious 9. Related: How Well Do You Know the Fast and Furious Films? Take Our Quiz to Find Out