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By Meena Iyer Until very recently, it was terribly infra dig to be a film scribe. And one doesn't have to be Einstein to figure why anyone associated with Tinselville was treated like an outcaste.
By LAURA CAPITANO The first time I saw the term "Bollywood" in print, I thought it was a big ol' typo. No sir, it's really the term for the Hindi branch of India's cinematic tree.
Twentieth Century Fox ventures into Asia LOS ANGELES, Sept. 10 (Xinhua) -- Twentieth Century Fox said Wednesday it has established a studio in India, heralding its venture into Asia.
By Joan Dupont The Toronto festival has always been rich ground for films from India.
MUMBAI, India, September 4 /PRNewswire/ -- PERCEPT PICTURE COMPANY has made Indian cinema proud by creating a significant impact at the TORONTO INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL 2008. The Toronto Film Festival ranks among the most prestigious international film festivals in the world.
AN ERDINGTON Bollywood dance club has honoured one of its students after she became a dancing star in her own right. Angela Whitehead, aged 53, has won the Student of the Year award for the second year running at Hina and Company Bollywood dance classes.
By SANAT SAVANAL Not long ago, Bollywood films always came up with tried and tested music. Now, with the boom in Indipop, times have surely changed. Some Indipop stars like Kunal Ganjawala, Vasundhara Das, Lucky Ali and others have blown us away with unforgettable songs.
By Manish Gajjar GOD TUSSI GREAT HO (12A) VERDICT: ***** DIRECTOR: Rumi Jeffrey STARRING: Amitabh Bachchan, Anupam Kher, Salman Khan, Sohail Khan, Priyanka Chopra, Manisha Koirala, Satish Kaushik THE PLOT: Arun Pajapati, an out of luck television reporter has reached the end of his tether.
By Kaveree Bamzai Anyone find anything odd in Bollywood celebrating its recent "Hollywood " coups? Happy because it got Snoop Dogg, a man well known for running into trouble for possession of marijuana and guns, and for having been a professional pimp for two years, to sing a song for Singh is Kinng? Over the moon that Kareena Kapoor was made an offer to act in a film directed by Daniel Silverman who, according to her over-heated publicity machine, directed The Devil Wears Prada and The...
By SHARIN WADER Rajnikanth and Kamal Hassan can fight for their share of the Chennai pie, but in Kochi, there is nobody to challenge Mohan Lal. In this backwater city of Kerala, the Southie superstar is King.
- An uxorious, effeminate, or spiritless man.
- A timorous, cowardly fellow.