He's been variously described as the John Williams of India and the Mozart of Madras; he has sold more than 100 million albums, comprising scores from more than 50 movies; and helmers Spike Lee and…
Madhu Jain's "The Kapoors: The First Family of Indian Cinema" is a good read for anyone interested in Bollywood, the Hindi-language film industry. The Kapoors, beginning with patriarch Prithviraj…
Bollywood this week is drying out from heavy monsoon rains that delayed production on pics including "Kabhi alvida naa kehana" (Never Say Goodbye), "Rocky: The Rebel" and "Jaaneman."
While studios have been investing in Bollywood productions, an Indian conglom is dipping its toe into the Hollywood film pool. Adlabs has pacted with Ashok Amritraj's Hyde Park Entertainment for a…
The 85th season kickoff of the Hollywood Bowl opened Friday with harmony and ended with a bang, provided by fireworks.
Despite five Indian states banning "The Da Vinci Code," pic unspooled to full houses in the state with the largest Christian population in India on Friday.
Multiplexes were the first to blink. Yashraj Films has signed a deal with four major plexes in Mumbai and Delhi agreeing to a higher cut of revs from today's release of "Fanaa."
Aamir Khan starrer "Fanaa" opened Tuesday in the state of Gujarat, 11 days late, after India's Supreme Court ordered police protection for exhibs intimidated by threats from protesters angered by the…
Bollywood, famed for fantasy tales in which characters live in improbable mansions, dance and sing like they're in "West Side Story" and fight dozens of villains with their bare hands, is exploring a…
It's been said there are only seven plots in the world. Certainly it sometimess seems as if there are only seven in all of Indian cinema. The basic Bollywood film must have a love story, drama…
WHAT: Opening night of Oscar Wilde's "Salome," starring Al Pacino, on April 27.