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Women Making Films: A Platform Linking Indian Women Filmmakers
Women Making Films - India is a group started by independent filmmaker Vaishnavi Sundar in 2015 to bring together the women in films.

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Suriya's 24 The Film: Review
Vikram K. Kumar's Suriy-starrer '24' gets its science jumbled and fails to entertain. A review.

Six Bollywood Films For The Cricket Crazy!
Hindi cinema's tryst with cricket explored in the wake of Azhar, Sachin: A Billion Dreams & M.S.Dhoni: The Untold Story through five films on the sport

Bollywood and Indian Cinema News and Reccomendations
Bollywood films and cinema in other Indian languages are growing in popularity. Get information about the latest film reviews, release dates, videos, trailers, photos, wallpapers, cast and crew, movie stills, photo gallery, posters, trivia, songs, story, movie synopsis and more on About.com's Bollywood and Indian Cinema site.

Film Reviews
An analysis of the film post its release

Five Upcoming Bollywood Sports Films 2016
Listing the slew of sports films releasing in Bollywood, namely, Dangal, Sachin: A Billion Dreams, M.S.Dhoni: The Untold Story, Azhar and Sultan.

Top Picks/Best of Lists
Best picks from different categories

All About
A summary of Indian Cinema's prime players.

Biography
Brief biography. Bollywood Movies & Indian Cinema.

Bollywood Actor Varun Dhawan Biography
The biography and filmography of Bollywood actor Varun Dhawan. Know more about his life, films, and more!

Top Ten Shah Rukh Khan Films Of All Time
Here is a list of top ten films of the Badshah of Bollywood, Shah Rukh Khan.

Top Ten Romantic Films in Bollywood for Valentine's Day
Get the popcorn ready, and let some of the best Bollywood love stories unfold this Valentine's Day through our top ten romantic movie picks!

Shah Rukh Khan's Fan Headed For a Hit: First Review
Fan, directed by Maneesh Sharma and starring Shah Rukh Khan, explores the dichotomy of fame: A Review.

The Ex-Story: Top Ten Bollywood Romances That Ended In Break-Ups!
Cupid struck these Bollywood stars only to end with a heartbreak! Here is a list of Top Ten Bollywood Romances That Ended In Break-Ups.

Top Ten Bollywood Star Couples Who Called It Quits!
The top ten stories of separations and divorces between Bollywood's A-list celebrity couples over the years.

Ki And Ka Makes You Rethink Gender Roles: A Review
R. Balki's Ki & Ka, starring Kareena Kapoor Khan and Arjun Kapoor, is a fun entertainer that makes you rethink gender roles.

Walking Through The Sets With Ki and Ka's Production Designer Rupin Suchak
An interview with Rupin Suchak, production designer of R.Balki's film Ki & Ka, releasing on April 1. Page 3.

Production Designer Rupin Suchak on Ki and Ka's Sets
An interview with Rupin Suchak, production designer of R.Balki's film Ki & Ka, releasing on April 1. Page 2.

Interview with Rupin Suchak, Production Designer - Ki and Ka
An interview with Rupin Suchak, production designer of R.Balki's film Ki & Ka, releasing on April 1.

About the Industry
News, developments and more. Bollywood Movies & Indian Cinema.

What's Happening?
All the latest news and happenings in tinseltown

63rd National Film Award Winners: Blockbusters Bag Top Honours
The complete 63rd National Film Award Winners list

Malayam film 'Kali' brings the rage: Review
Anger takes centre stage in the Malayalam film Kali, directed by Sameer Thahir and starring Dulquer Salmaan and Sai Pallavi. A review.

Bollywood's Flawed Family 'Kapoor and Sons': Review
Shakun Batra's Kapoor & Sons(Fawad Khan, Rishi Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, Siddharth Malhotra) is about a dysfunctional family's desire to click a group photo

Celebrating The Women Directors Who Rewrote Indian Film History
A look at some of the best women film directors from India whose films have added value to Indian cinema.

Films of Kamal Hassan That Definitely Deserved More
Kamal Hassan films that went unnoticed at the Box Office: Raja Paarvai, Mahanadi, Mumbai Express, Aalavandhan, Anbe Sivam, Hey Ram and Guna.

Film Festivals
Line up, Reviews, Etc. Bollywood Movies & Indian Cinema.

New and Upcoming Films
Films that are newly released or about to be released

Interview
Talk. Bollywood Movies & Indian Cinema.

Film Study
Analysis of films. Bollywood Movies & Indian Cinema.

Biography director writer producer Vikramaditya Motwane
A biography and filmography of director-writer-producer Vikramaditya Motwane; on his films, production company Phantom Films and more!

Himesh Reshammiya's Teraa Surroor: A Review
Teraa Surroor directed by Shawn Arranha, and starring Himesh Reshammiya and Farah Kairmaee is a torture-fest!

Movies Coming Soon in March 2016: Bollywood Film Release Dates
Expected Release Dates, Cast, Crew, Story and other information you wanted about Bollywood releases in March 2016.

On loev, love and other things: A conversation with Sudhanshu Saria
Sudhanshu Saria's interview on the Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival premiere of his Indie feature film Loev, starring Shiv Pandit & Dhruv Ganesh

Sudhanshu Saria's LOEV in official selection at the South by South West Film Festival (SXSW) 2016
Sudhanshu Saria's debut LOEV is the first Indian feature film to be selected at the South by South West Film Festival (SXSW) 2016.

On loev, love and other things: A conversation with Sudhanshu Saria - Part 2/2
Sudhanshu Saria's interview on the Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival premiere of his Indie feature film Loev, starring Shiv Pandit & Dhruv Ganesh

Crowdfunding - the new friend of the young Indian Filmmaker
On crowd funding for Indian films through Wishberry, Start51, Indiegogo, Catapoolt and social media sites.

Looking for Storytelling in Indian Cinema
On how native storytelling techniques are mostly absent in Bollywood and Indian cinema and how one hopes that changes soon.

Psychological disorders and conditions represented in Bollywood
Indian Cinema's portrayal of Borderline Personality Disorder, Schizophrenia, Dissociative Identity Disorder, Stockholm Syndrome & Anterograde amnesia.

Biography of Abhishek Bachchan
The life and filmography of Bollywood star Abhishek Bachchan, son of Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan, and husband of Aishwarya Rai Bachchan.

Arjun Kapoor Biography
The journey of Bollywood star Arjun Kapoor from an assistant director to an actor.

Bollywood Star Anushka Sharma Biography
An overview of the life and filmography of Bollywood star Anushka Sharma- from Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi to Dil Dhadakne Do.

Ten Bollywood Films To See Before You Die
A list of ten Bollywood films that you should not miss watching - from Mother India to Taare Zameen Par.

A look at the rains and how they play a part in Bollywood Cinema
The article chases the rain through its journey in Bollywood films, as a catalyst to induce a mood, situation or transformation.

Upcoming Films: Meghna Gulzar's Talvar Looks Promising
Meghna Gulzar's 'Talvar' is all set to reexamine the Aarushi Talwar-Hemraj murders on the big screen.

Bajirao Mastani Trailer Promises an Epic Historical Romance
The trailer of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Bajirao Mastani, starring Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone and Priyanka Chopra, promises a grand epic drama.

Review: Paayum Puli
A review of Paayum Puli, written and directed by Suseenthiran, and starring Vishal, Kajal Aggarwal, Samuthirakani, Anand Raj and Soori.

Review: Welcome Back
A review of Anees Bazmee's Welcome Back, starring John Abraham, Nana Patekar, Anil Kapoor, Shruti Hassan, Naseeruddin Shah, Shiney Ahuja and others

Review: Nikhil Advani's Hero
A review of 'Hero' directed by Nikhil Advani, starring Athiya Shetty and Sooraj Pancholi.

The Legends have Spoken!
First impressions on Superstar Rajinikanth-starrer upcoming Tamil drama Kabali and Ulaganayagan Kamal Hassan's Thoongavanam.

Meghna Gulzar's Talvar: Review
Meghna Gulzar's Talvar, starring Konkona Sen Sharma, Irrfan and Neeraj Kabi, digs the sword into your spirit and makes you demand for the truth.

Upcoming Bollywood Releases: October 2015
News on upcoming Bollywood Films 2015: Talvar, Singh is Bling, Jazbaa, Pyaar Ka Punchanama 2, M. S. Dhoni: The Untold Story, Shaandaar, Titli

Review: Jazbaa
A review of 'Jazbaa' directed by Sanjay Gupta, starring Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Irrfan.

Shaandaar: Review
A movie review of Shaandaar, directed by Vikas Bahl, starring Shahid Kapoor and Alia Bhatt.

10 Endrathukulla (Within the Count of Ten) : Review
Read the review of the Tamil film 10 endrathukulla, directed by Vijay Milton, starring Vikram and Samantha Ruth Prabhu.

India Gold Section at MAMI
A list of films playing at the India Gold Section at the 17th Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival.

Kamal Hassan's Thoongaa vanam : Review
An About.com review of 'Thoongaa Vanam' directed by Rajesh. M. Selva, starring Kamal Hassan and Trisha.

Here's why Prem Ratan Dhan Payo will be a hit despite its flaws
A review of 'Prem Ratan Dhan Payo' directed by Sooraj Barjatiya, starring Salman Khan and Sonam Kapoor, and why it is going to be a definite hit!

Lost Voice: Zubaan Review
Mozez Singh's Zubaan, starring Vicky Kaushal and Sarah Jane Dias releases on 4 March, 2016. Here is a review of the film.

The heart does not beat for Dil Dhadakne Do
A review of Zoya Akhtar's Dil Dhadakne Do, starring Anil Kapoor, Shefali Shah, Priyanka Chopra, Ranveer singh, Anushka Sharma, Farhan Akhtar.

Jai Gangaajal Review: The One Where Priyanka Chopra Lets Us Down
Jai Gangaajal, starring Prakash Jha and Priyanka Chopra, lacks any true meaning. Here's our review!

Priyanka Chopra in a Jenny Packham silver gown for the 2016 Vanity Fair Oscar Party Hosted by Graydon Carter.
Priyanka Chopra in a Jenny Packham silver gown for the 2016 Vanity Fair Oscar Party Hosted by Graydon Carter at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts in Beverly Hills, California. Page 6.

Priyanka Chopra in a Jenny Packham silver gown for the 2016 Vanity Fair Oscar Party Hosted by Graydon Carter.
Priyanka Chopra in a Jenny Packham silver gown for the 2016 Vanity Fair Oscar Party Hosted by Graydon Carter at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts in Beverly Hills, California. Page 7.

Priyanka Chopra in a Zuhair Murad Gown and Lorraine Schwartz jewellery
Priyanka Chopra in a Zuhair Murad Gown and Lorraine Schwartz jewellery at the 88th Annual Academy Awards ceremony. Page 3.

Priyanka Chopra's stunning $8 million worth Lorrains Schwartz Jewellery
Priyanka Chopra in a Zuhair Murad Gown and Lorraine Schwartz jewellery at the 88th Annual Academy Awards ceremony. Page 2.

Priyanka Chopra arrives at the 88th Annual Academy Awards ceremony
Priyanka Chopra in a Zuhair Murad Gown and Lorraine Schartz jewellery arrives at the 88th Annual Academy Awards ceremony

Priyanka Chopra and Liev Schreiber after presenting the award to Margaret Sixel
Priyanka Chopra and Liev Schreiber at the press room after presenting the Best Film Editing award to Margaret Sixel. Page 5.

Priyanka Chopra in a Zuhair Murad Gown and Lorraine Schwartz jewellery
Priyanka Chopra in a Zuhair Murad Gown and Lorraine Schwartz jewellery at the 88th Annual Academy Awards ceremony. Page 4.

Priyanka Chopra in a Jenny Packham silver gown for the 2016 Vanity Fair Oscar Party Hosted by Graydon Carter.
Priyanka Chopra in a Jenny Packham silver gown for the 2016 Vanity Fair Oscar Party Hosted by Graydon Carter at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts in Beverly Hills, California. Page 8.

Priyanka Chopra looks stunning in a Zuhair Murad at the Academy Awards
Chopra wore a Zuhair Murad gown and Lorraine Schwartz jewellery for the 88th Annual Academy Awards ceremony and followed it with a Jenny Packham gown for the 2016 Vanity Fair Oscar Party Hosted by Graydon Carter.

Manoj Bajpayee as Siras Haunts Us In Hansal Mehta's Aligarh: Film Review
Hansal Mehta's Aligarh is inspired by Shrinivas Ramchandra Siras' life and struggle. The film stars Manoj Bajpayee and Rajkumar Rao.

Neerja Review: Sonam Kapoor Disappoints In An Otherwise Emotional Tale
Ram Madhvani's Neerja, starring Sonam Kapoor, Shabana Azmi and Yogendra Tikku will make you cry!

Abhishek Kapoor's Fitoor Fulfils Very Few Expectations: A Review
Abhishek Kapoor's Fitoor, starring Aditya Roy Kapoor, Katrina Kaif and Tabu falls terribly short of the Dickensian tale it is inspired from.

Bangalore Naatkal is a lukewarm fare with a few striking highlights
What's good and bad about Bangalore Naatkal by Bommarillu Bhaskar,starring Arya, Sri Divya, Bobby Simha, Rana Daggubati, Laxmi Raai, Samantha and Parvathy.

Sudha Kongara's Saala Khadoos, Doesn't Knock You Out : Review
Saala Khadoos/Irudhi Suttru by Sudha Kongura, starring R.Madhavan and Ritika Singh, is a good game gone wrong.

Raja Krishna Menon's Airlift Is A Good Ride: A Review
The film 'Airlift' by Raja Krishna Menon, (starring Akshay Kumar and Nimrat Kaur) soars above the rest of Friday's releases - a review.

Bhupendra Chaubey's interview of Sunny Leone and Indian hypocrisy
Bhupendra Chaubey's interview of Sunny Leone is a horrible testimony to Indian hypocricy!

This Firefly Sparkles, Even If Only For A Bit: Jugni Film Review
Shefali Bhushan's debut film, Jugni, starring Sugandha Garg and Siddhant Behl is an enjoyable original tale for a perfect Friday night date.

Rebellious Flower : Film Review
A review of the film by Krishan Hooda, starring Prince Shah, Shashank Singh, Kirti Adarkar, Mantra Mughd and others, on the life of Osho Rajneesh.

Winner Predictions: the 61st Britannia Filmfare Awards
We put on our seer's caps and made predictions for who will win the awards at the 61st Britannia Filmfare Awards this year round.

Bollywood's favourite, the 61st Britannia Filmfare Awards nominations are out
The much-anticipated Filmfare Awards are here in their 61st avatar and the nominations are getting Bollywood excited!

A Realistic Film from the Indian Heartland : Chauranga, a Review
Chauranga directed by Bikas Ranjan Mishra, strikes the right chords. Starring Sanjay Suri, Tannishtha Chatterjee, Soham Maitra, here is a review of the film.

This Wazir Fails to Capture One's Heart
A review of Bejoy Nambiar's 'Wazir', starring Amitabh Bachchan, Farhan Akhtar, Aditi Rao Hydari, Neil Nitin Mukesh and John Abraham.

- By Category
An index of categories in the

Shah Rukh Khan's Upcoming Film releases in the New Year 2016-17
Bollywood's Badshah still rules the roost, despite Dilwale disappointing many. Find more about Shah Rukh Khan's line up of films in the new year 2016.

Top 10 Dance Duets and Face-offs in Indian Cinema
Indian films offer a lot in terms of dance. Here's a list of the top 10 best dance duets and face-offs to have scorched our cinema screens.

Dilwale Lacks Heart: Review
Rohit Shetty's Dilwale is totally avoidable, despite a star cast of Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol, Varun Dhawan and Kriti Sanon.

Bhansali's Bajirao Mastani is a Grand Spread: A Review
Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Bajirao Mastani is an opulent fest. Watch it for the sound performances from Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone and Priyanka Chopra.

Salman Khan Acquitted in the 2002 Hit and Run Case
Salman Khan gets acquitted of all charges in 2002 Hit and Run case. Here are all the facts and events associated with the case.

If Salman Khan is Not Guilty, Then Who Killed Noor Ullah?
Salman Khan gets acquitted in the 2002 Hit and Run Case. Here is a sarcastic piece on who could have been the real culprit - with evidence!

Why Imtiaz Ali's Tamasha is one of 2015's important Bollywood films
A review of Tamasha, a film by Imtiaz Ali, starring Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone

The 6 Bollywood films of Imtiaz Ali that you must watch
Read all about films made by director Imtiaz Ali: Tamasha, Highway, Rockstar, Love Aaj Kal, Jab We Met and Socha Na Tha.

Vetrimaaran proves his mettle yet again with Visaaranai
Attakathi Dinesh, Raj Pradeesh, Samuthira Kani and Aadukalam Murugadoss star in the gripping Visaaranai, a Tamil film by Vetrimaaran.

Of Angry Indian Goddesses, feminism and cinema
A review of Angry Indian Goddesses, by Pan Nalin starring Sandhya Mridul, Tannishtha Chatterjee, Sarah-Jane Dias, Anushka Manchanda, Amrit Maghera and Rajshri Deshpande.

What Wikipedia and IMDb Can't Tell You About 'Size Zero'
A review of Size Zero, a Telugu/Tamil bilingual film by Prakash Kovelamudi, starring Anushka Shetty, Arya and Sonal Chauhan.

MAMI 2015 - recap
A quick round up of tales about this year's Jio MAMI 17th Mumbai Film Festival 2015 that concluded recently

Special Activities at MAMI 2015
Get to know about all the exciting sessions at Jio MAMI 17th Mumbai Film Festival with Star India.

Movie Mela at MAMI 2015
Read all about the Movie Mela at the 17th Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival 2015 with Star Group

Movie Mela at MAMI 2015
Read all about the Movie Mela at the 17th Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival 2015 with Star Group

MAMI is here!
Read about the 17th Jio MAMI Mumbai Film Festival 2015 with Star India and register now for a week of great cinema.

Top 5 Highest-Grossing Bollywood Films
An article about the top five highest grossing Bollywood films based on estimated Box Office returns worldwide.

Coming Soon to Bollywood in 2015
A quick look at the exciting new films coming soon to Bollywood - Bajrangi Bhaijaan, Bangistan, Brothers, Wazir, Singh is Bling, Jazbaa and Dilwale

The Indian Cinema Fan
A look at the typical Indian Cinema Fan and their passion for all kinds of films from Bollywood, Kollywood, Tollywood and other industries across the country

The Common Denominators of Indian Cinema
Flashbacks, eroticism, imaginary sequences, remakes and more - a look at the common denominators that spread across Indian cinema.

Review: Masaan (Fly Away Solo)
A review of the Bollywood film Masaan by Neeraj Ghaywan, starring Richa Chadda, sanjay Mishra, Vicky Kaushal and Shweta Tripathi. Music by Indian Ocean.

The Many 'Drishyams' of Remakes in India
A review of the remakes that are flooding Bollywood and Indian Cinema - from Manichitratazhu to Drishyam and Brothers.

An Interview with Aditya Vikram Sengupta
An Interview with Aditya Vikram Sengupta on Asha Jaoar Majhe, Indian Cinema, Bollywood and more!

Kakka Muttai makes you take heart in Indian cinema again!
Kakka Muttai, directed by M.Manikandan, and produced by Dhanush and Vetrimaran, is a delightful tale of two kids and their wish for a pizza.

Visual Design in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Films
Sanjay Leela Bhansali unfailingly pays attention to details and ensures great art direction and high production value.

Things you did not know about Ranveer Singh
Fun facts about the heart-throb of India, Ranveer Singh.

Asha Jaoar Majhe - A 'labour of love', indeed!
A review of the Bengali film, Asha Jaoar Majhe, Labour of Love by Aditya Vikram Sengupta.

Piku: Good cinema is finally in motion!
A review of Shoojit Sircar's engaging comedy-drama 'Piku'

Roadside Romeo
The life of Romeo, his gang of dogs and his lady love Laila and how he teaches a lesson to the thug dog of the streets, Charlie Anna and his henchmen.

Do Dooni Chaar
A movie that deals with the everyday ordeals and aspirations of the middle-class Duggal family

Anaganaga O Dheerudu
A fantasy adventure that traces the journey of the blind warrior Yodha and the magical nine-year old Moksha

Zokkomon
The story of an orphan Kunal who becomes superhero Zokkomon

Khoobsurat
A quirky tale of how a free-spirited physiotherapist changes the outlook of a royal family that runs on discipline

ABCD 2
A dance-drama that follows a troupe's road to success and redemption

Upcoming Films
Diverse new themes and exciting star cast dot Disney's upcoming releases like Jagga Jasoos, Dangal and Mohenjo Daro.

Sole non-Hollywood Production House in India
Bollywood is the next biggest challenge for Walt Disney Studios as they are all set to dish out three new releases next year. Here's a look at the Disney journey in films, in India.

Inspector Vijay Khanna in Zanjeer
Amitabh Bachchan as the 'Angry Young Man' Inspector Vijay Khanna in Zanjeer

Bhaskor Bannerjee in Piku
Amitabh Bachchan as hypochondriac Bhaskor Bannerjee in Piku

Jai(Jaidev) in Sholay
Amitabh Bachchan as the brooding Jai in Sholay

Debraj Sahai in Black
Amitabh Bachchan as the eccentric teacher, Debraj Sahai, in Black

Auro in Paa
Amitabh Bachchan, as the 12-year old Auro in Paa

Buddhadev Gupta in Cheeni Kum
Amitabh Bachchan as the chef Buddhadev Gupta in Cheeni Kum

Vijay Verma in Deewar
Amitabh Bachchan as the agonized Vijay Verma in Deewar

Dr. Bhaskar Banerjee in Anand
Amitabh Bachchan as the cancer specialist Dr.Bhaskar Bannerjee in Anand

Subir Kumar in Abhimaan
Amitabh Bachchan as the jealous singer, Subir Kumar, in Abhimaan

Amit Malhotra in Silsila
Amitabh Bachchan as the conflicted lover, Amit Malhotra, in Silsila