Screening of Oscar titled movies in city

All of this year’s Oscar awarded movies are hitting at the screens from today in the city, as the Alamgir Kabir Film Centre organises a film festival to host the movies at its auditorium in the Science Laboratory Road. The screening will be held at 6:00pm.
The organisers will screen today, the biggest blockbuster of Hollywood-Bollywood combination, ‘Slumdog Millionaire’, (120 minutes, 2008) directed by Danny Boyle that took to the red carpets of Oscar. The film bagging eight Oscar awards will remain on the screen tomorrow as

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A look at Mithun Chakraborty’s character in CC2C

By Bollywood Hungama News Network
While Akshay Kumar and Deepika Padukone are going all out to promote their latest flick Chandni Chowk To China, let’s not forget that the film has yet another veteran actor in an important role. Yes Ladies and Gentleman…we are talking about none other than Mithun Chakraborty.
While Mithun has been seen here and there in the promos of the film, not much is known about his character. We quizzed director Nikhil Advani about Mithun da’s role in the film. “Mithun da has a very important role in the film. He plays Akshay’s foster parent. Akshay calls him

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Delhi to China

By Abdulla Mahmood
The New Year in Bollywood has kicked off with an action-packed comic rollercoaster ride.
Chandni Chowk To China (CC2C) has been awaited for many reasons – it stars box office darling Akshay Kumar and the happening Deepika Padukone for the first-time; it is the first big-budget Bollywood kung fu comedy; it marks the Bollywood debut of legendary Chinese actor Gordon Liu (of Kill Bill fame); it is directed by Nikhil Advani of Kal Ho Na Ho fame and it is backed by Hollywood giant Warner Bros. With so many high points, it’s not surprising that CC2C is considered

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Aamir’s Taare Zameen Par out of Oscar race

While A R Rahman dazzled the world by winning the first Golden Globe for India, Aamir Khan’s much hyped directorial debut couldn’t make it beyond the initial round of screening of nominees for the Oscars in the Best Foreign Language Film category.
Out of the sixty-five films that had originally qualified in the category, nine films will advance to the next round of voting in the category for the 81st Academy Awards. Unfortunatley for India, these nine names do not include Aamir Khan’s Taare Zameen Par.
The list includes, the acclaimed Israeli documentary Waltz with Bashir, which

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Karan Johar praises Shilpa Shetty’s bikini act

Spicezee Bureau. Mumbai, Oct 29: Shilpa Shetty’s ever-so-perfect vital stats have seen many of her Bollywood contemporaries go green with envy and rarely do any of them get generous with compliments for this long legged lass. Nevertheless, men have often gone gaga over her perfect curves and the latest one, who seems to be smitten … Read more