In 2012, when Disney completed its $450 million buyout of Indian conglom UTV, there was concern in Indian filmmaking circles that the company's motion picture arm would abandon edgy pics like the…
Cannes Hindi-language players "Monsoon Shootout" and "Bombay Talkies" will bookend the London Indian Film Festival, which this year runs July 18-25. The U.K. premiere of Amit Kumar's "Monsoon…
In 1977, the world premiere of "The Chess Players" by Indian great Satyajit Ray at the London Film Festival was in danger of being canceled because the print wasn't subtitled. Lead Saeed Jaffrey…
Indian helmer Siddique delivers a middling melange of action, romance, music and slapstick in his hotly anticipated Hindi version of "Bodyguard," with macho megastar Salman Khan in the title role.
Indian film actor-writer-director Cochin Haneefa died in Chennai Tuesday following complications arising from a chronic liver ailment. He was 61.
The third remake of Malayalam superhit "Manichitrathazhu," psychodrama-cum-ghost story "Bhool bhulaiyaa" takes a while to get all its plates spinning but delivers solid entertainment in its second…
A gracefully simple tale of unrequited youthful love revisited in advanced middle age, first-time helmer G.R. Kannan's "Pilgrimage" translates veteran Malayalam scenarist, novelist and occasional…