Choosing a handful of movies from a hundred years of filmmaking is not easy, but Deepa Mehta ("Midnight's Children") took a stab at it for Toronto's celebration of a centenary of Indian cinema, which…
SEOUL - The Busan film festival will open with dance drama "Vara: A Blessing," the third film by Buddhist monk Khyentse Norbu, and the first time that the South Korean festival has not opened with…
Italy and India share a film history dating back 89 years.
A cop and self-styled Robin Hood face off in a wild and brawny contest in Mani Ratnam's bullets-and-dance spectacle "Raavan."
For the first time in more than a decade, a Hindi film played in Cannes. Bollywood pics "My Name Is Khan" and "3 Idiots" have broken records at the box office. Warner's "Atithi tum kab jaoge?" and…
As Cannes winds down, the Venice Film Festival, which runs Sept. 1-11, looks set to have a strong Asian accent with John Woo's actioner "Reign of Assassins" and Johnny To's hitman thriller "Shares"…
Bollywood meets South India in "Saathiya," a Hindi remake of a Tamil B.O. hit. Paired with Vivek Oberoi ("Company") in a standard love story told in a slightly unstandard way, young actress Rani…
Inhabiting a stylistic space somewhere between the Hindi mainstream and artier New Indian Cinema, Tamil helmer Mani Ratnam comes up with another enjoyable melange of socially aware entertainment with…
Away-over-the-top eruption of action, music, romance and politics, the first Hindi feature from Mani Ratnam --- India's answer to John Woo, Oliver Stone and Douglas Sirk rolled into one --- is a…
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