As far as filmy formulas are concerned, feuding families opposed to love birds is one of Bollywood's oldest and most minted one. This week's release, Jai Mummy Di is centred around two warring moms whose kids fall in love. We take the opportunity to revisit some of the famous love stories that weathered against family enmity.
The massive outpour of both support as well as opposition against the government's new Citizenship Amendment Act brings to mind images from classic films and television series such as Garam Hava, Buniyaad, Tamas and Maachis.
Chhapaak is the first among many films lined up this year which will be headlined by women. Let us take a look at the women-centric films to watch out for in 2020, some of which are fictional while others are based on the lives of real women:
In the first month of the new millennium, Bollywood witnessed a phenomenon like none. Kaho Naa... Pyaar Hai, a love story with a sparkling soundtrack and featuring two fresh-faced debutants set the box office on fire. On its 20th anniversary, we look at some interesting trivia about the blockbuster movie.
Karan Arjun was the last hurrah of the 90s masala multi-starrers before Bollywood discovered a new language at the turn of the century. Here are some interesting facts about the reincarnation-revenge drama.
Sharp undercover agents, resolute housewives, and successful career women -- here are some of the most memorable performances from Bollywood’s leading ladies.
The invite was extended to all the B-town biggies including Kartik Aaryan, Ananya Panday, Kiara Advani, Aryan Khan and others. The celebs attended the big night to cheer for Janhvi Kapoor, Shobhita Dhulipala, Mrunal Thakur, Vijay Raaz and others.
Rappers, rockers, lovers, fighters, and good boys gone rogue — here are some of the most memorable performances of this decade.
Here are 10 movies from the makers of Hindi movies known majorly for the masala, that address the treats and crisis brought by prolonged usage of narcotics Devdas gets an urban, 21st century make-over in this Anurag Kashyap movie dives deep into the frenetic world of substance abuse. Abhay Deol is a typical macho lover that breaks down after his lover, Paro, marries a different man, and takes to drugs and alcohol.
Performances that paved the way for stardom, resurrected careers, and cemented legacy – we look back at Hindi cinema’s very best in the last 10 years.
The mega of all the megastars to have graced Indian cinema, Dilip Kumar turns 97 today. If we have missed, do share your favorite movie of this emblematic artist in the comment section below. Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay’s ultimate work of love and despair has seen many adaptations, but it is only Dilip Kumar who could stir up the vision of Chattapadyay on screen like no other actor before or after him. The audience of today may swoon over the Devdas essayed by Shah Rukh Khan, but Dilip Kumar’s Devdas, without the color and jazz of Bhansali, and with a storm of emotion evoked through his masterful acting chops, puts SRK’s rendition into its place.
Today we are covering Amar Upadhyay, the man who immortalized the iconic Mihir Virani. For the first time a TV serial had made it on the billboards of the city, and Amar Upadhyay was the leading man of that. Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi was the renaissance of Indian television.
Some bulked up, some toned down, some were subtle while some were striking -- let’s look at the year’s most successful onscreen transformations.