The huge loss of life caused by the earthquake in Nepal has sparked an outpouring of sympathy from the film industry. The film community in India, which is geographically and culturally closest to…
Amitabh Bachchan and Deepika Padukone-starring father and daughter tale "Piku" is set to get global distribution.
Turns out Indians were not all that interested in “Sholay 3D” as the box office after four days in Indian theaters reached 63 million rupees ($1.01 million) from 1,000 screens. Theaters were at…
Hindi blockbuster "Sholay" is prepping a bigscreen comeback in a 3D format next year. With leads Dharmendra and Amitabh Bachchan agreeing to promote it, the 1975 classic will be reissued in January…
Bollywood actress Jiah Khan has been found dead at her home in Mumbai, police said Tuesday.
Maverick Indian helmer Rituparno Ghosh, who had success on the international festival circuit with such pics as "Chokher bali" (A Passion Play), died May 30 in Kolkata of a heart attack. He was 49…
An underwhelming omnibus pic that offers a tribute to 100 years of Indian cinema.
It comes as little surprise that the Aussie auteur behind the gaudy, more-is-more spectacles "Moulin Rouge" and "Australia" has delivered a "Gatsby" less in the spirit of F. Scott Fitzgerald's novel…
As with all such carte-blanche extravaganzas (increasingly rare in this cautious Hollywood age), it exudes an undeniable fascination — at least for a while.
Anurag Kashyap's "Gangs of Wasseypur" will open the Indian Film Festival of Los Angeles and Deepa Mehta's "Midnight's Children," will feature as the closing night film. Both filmmakers will attend to…