Barfi in the thick of controversy

Even before the cast and crew of India’s entry for best foreign language film at next year’s Oscars “Barfi” could begin celebrating, the movie is in the thick of a controversy for allegedly copying scenes of foreign movies, including those featuring legendary Charlie Chaplin.
Since “Barfi” had hit screens two weeks ago, several videos have spread through social media

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“Barfi” set to go to the Oscars

Ranbir Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra-starrer Bollywood film “Barfi”, the love story of a deaf and mute boy set in the fairy-tale world of the 1970s Darjeeling Hills in West Bengal, has been chosen as India’s entry to the Oscars next year in the Best Foreign Language Film category.
The film, directed by Anurag Basu, was released in the first week of September this year and received

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