India's Disney-UTV has pounced on the novel "Revolution 2020" by Chetan Bhagat, the top-selling author behind hit movies "3 Idiots" and the recent "Kai Po Che."
"Lee Daniels' The Butler" will open an impressive 220 picture lineup assembled by the Mumbai Film Festival (Oct. 17-24, 2013). Cash prizes are worth $220,000.
Exhibitors opted not to open John Abraham starrer “Madras Cafe” in several cities in India and the U.K. on Friday, fearing violence from activists protesting the film. Tamils who feel an affinity…
Bollywood pic “Madras Cafe,” which opens Friday, has run into trouble in the south Indian state of Tamilnadu from activists who oppose what they see as a skewed view of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil…
Sundance Selects has acquired U.S. rights to Claire Denis' family drama "Bastards," three months after its divisive premiere at the Cannes Film Festival.
Broadway is making an exploratory attempt at a digital cinema series, with stage-to-screen production company Broadway Worldwide pacting with distributor SpectiCast for a fall series of theatrical…
Bollywood, which has been trying to overcome its history of copying from the West, has pounced on composer Lalit Pandit, whose number “Love ki ghanti” for the film “Besharam” owes a lot to Italo tune…
Lionel Baier's period comedy delights in film history, but feels too forced and artificial in its striving for 1970s screwball vibe.
Bollywood star Salman Khan’s trial on a decade-old fatal hit-and-run case was postponed until Sept. 5 by a court in Mumbai. The delay was caused by a new judge, D.W. Deshpande, taking over the case…
The Norman Rockwell of movie advertising steps in front of the camera for a long-overdue celebration sure to delight fans and heighten awareness of his legacy.
Strong acting and occasional dives into deeper territory redeem this somewhat contrived chamber piece.