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10 dhaasu life lessons from Gangs of Wasseypur
A film that changed the dialogue of violence in Hindi cinema, Gangs of Wasseypur was Anurag Kashyap's Godfather. And like Francis Ford Coppola's epic, GoW left fans with a slew of dialogues that also served as life lessons. On the film's fourth anniversary, it is time to remember those lessons.
In the middle of evil, with Dibakar Banerjee
The radical filmmaker, who has been breaking rules as part of the nouveau brigade in Hindi cinema, has an honest, clear, unflattering view of the rising Indian middle class.
CBFC refuses certification to award winning Haraamkhor: Board ka badla?
The board has refused certification to the film on the grounds that it shows teachers in bad light. The co-producer of the film is a familiar antagonist, Anurag Kashyap.
Kriti Sanon clarifies about 'relationship' with Sushant Singh Rajput
The actress took to Twitter to deny rumours that she is dating her Raabta co-star.
Priyanka Chopra's fans find a heartwarming way to celebrate her birthday
The Mary Kom star's fans have already raised more than $1,000 for her favourite project, education of girls, on the internet. And plan to raise more.
10 baap dialogues for Father’s Day
Hindi cinema may be biased towards Maa, but it has not forgotten Daddy. From dialogues to tattoos, the film brigade has immortalised our fathers in so many ways. Here are 10 iconic dialogues that pay tribute to the big man in our lives. Happy Father's Day!
Karan Johar takes on Twitter trolls... gets trolled by SRK
The actor-director wrote a column on the endless abuse and trolling that comes his way through social media.
6 life lessons from Imtiaz Ali's films
Imtiaz Ali is a rare filmmaker who understands the pulse of the youth, their sense of adventure and romance. Naturally, the wild-haired romantic is one of the best directors of the modern love story. So, on his 45th birthday, we decided to share six lessons learnt from Imtiaz Ali's films. Hope we got them right.
Mohenjo Daro has its 'chosen one' – Pooja Hegde as Chaani
UTV released the first look poster of Pooja Hegde’s character in Ashutosh Gowariker’s next big release.
Shankar unveils Rajinikanth's look in Enthiran 2.0. Check it out!
The director tweeted an image of himself posing with the Tamil superstar.
Rajeev Khandelwal does a Jason Bourne in Fever trailer: Watch
The actor returns to the big screen after a long hiatus to play a contract killer who loses his memory in Rajeev Jhaveri's next.
Sikh body asks CBFC to delete Jacqueline Fernandez's 'kirpan' moves in Dishoom
The Delhi Sikh Gurudwara Management Committee has asked the CBFC to ban the song 'Ishaq Ka Marz' in the Varun Dhawan-John Abraham starrer, Dishoom.
Punjab based NGO seeks to ban Udta Punjab for showing the state in 'bad light'
A Punjab based NGO has sought to put the screenings of the controversial Udta Punjab on hold for projecting the agrarian state in a bad way.
Prem Dhawan: Dilip Kumar's unknown choreographer
The Padma Shri winning lyricist juggled multiple hats through his cinematic career, including that of a choreographer.
Varun Dhawan to play Dhyan Chand in upcoming biopic on the hockey legend
The Dishoom star will take on the role in the film set to be produced by Dharma Productions, Karan Johar's banner.
Vidya Balan signs on for biopic in Malayalam after her Marathi debut
The Te3n actress will be playing the role of poet Kamala Das in the soon-to-be announced film.
11 knockout blows delivered to CBFC by the Bombay High Court
The filmmakers of Udta Punjab and the Central Board of Film Certification met at the Bombay HC today over the decision to censor the film. The Court dealt some serious blows to CBFC's arguements.
Why Ali Abbas Zafar chose Anushka Sharma over Parineeti Chopra for Sultan
In an interview with a daily, the director confessed that Anushka was not the first choice to play Sultan's love interest in the film.
Bombay HC indicates that it will allow Udta Punjab to release with just one cut
The bench, headed by Justice Dharmadhikari, took CBFC to task for its objections and attempts at censoring the film. The final order will come on 13 June.
Watch: Priyanka Chopra jams with JLo, Cristiano Ronaldo, Enrique Iglesias in Red One's 'Don't You Need Somebody'
The actress lives it up by lip syncing to the delightful track by the Grammy winning producer