Ace director Sanjay Leela Bhansali and superstar Salman Khan are coming toegther after 20 years for a movie titled ‘Inshallah’. The duo have made superlative movies such as ‘Khamoshi’ and ‘Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam’ in the past.
In his career spanning four decades, Anupam Kher has portrayed a range of roles with admirable finesse and ease. On his 64th birthday, let’s look at interesting facts pertaining to some of his iconic movies.
A post that is going viral on various social media platforms quotes Bollywood star Shah Rukh Khan as saying, “I’ll leave the country if Pakistanis artists are banned.” This has been shared on many Facebook pages, and by several users, and has also appeared on Twitter. The relations between India and Pakistan have deteriorated drastically ever since the Pulwama attack in which more than 40 CRPF jawans were killed. In the wake of the dreadful attack, All India Cine Workers Association announced a total ban on Pakistani actors and artists working in the Indian film industry on February 18, 2019.
One can suspend disbelief and forsake logic voluntarily if a screwball comedy has engaging screenplay, wacky characters and rip-roaring gags. In that regard, director Indra Kumar’s ‘Total Dhamaal’ should have been named ‘Partial Dhamaal’ because it provides everything – laughs to entertainment- in half measures.
‘Gully Boy’, a film directed by Zoya Akhtar, has hit the theatres on February 14, 2019, and is eliciting rave reviews from critics and viewers alike.
‘Uri: The Surgical Strike’ has hit the theatres on January 11, 2019. The movie stars Vicky Kaushal, Paresh Rawal, and Yami Gautam. It is directed by Aditya Dhar and produced by Ronnie Screwvala. Here are some prominent reactions from Twitter pertaining to the movie.
In the last season of ‘Koffee with Karan’, actor Kangana Ranaut sparked a row when she termed the host, Karan Johar, the ‘flag-bearer of nepotism’ in Bollywood. Since then, there has been a raging debate about nepotism in Bollywood. Recently, Salman produced a movie called ‘Love Yatri’ under his banner to launch his brother-in-law Ayush Sharma, who is the husband of Arpita Khan.
Shah Rukh Khan stareer ‘Zero’, directed by Aanand L Rai, has released on December 21, 2018. The movie was carrying high expectations as it is the first time Shah Rukh and Rai have collaborated for a movie. Its promos were quite well received and a couple ofsongs also caught up.
Amitabh Bachchan and Aamir Khan starrer ‘Thugs Of Hindostan’ released on Thursday amid much fanfare. The movie is directed by Vijay Krishna Acharya and produced by Yashraj. This is the first time Amitabh and Aamir are working together.
Here’s proof that, at times, perceptions can be stronger than reality. Did you know these movies were among the biggest hits of the year they were released in?