Disney is making a bold move in India next year, releasing three high-profile Bollywood movies under its own label in a territory that has been notoriously tough for U.S. studios to crack.
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Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone are ill matched in this overworked comedy/romance/actioner.
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…
Chopra won the Miss World pageant in 2000, and became a Bollywood actor, like her compatriot, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. The 31-year-old has 45 films to her credit.
A close-knit trio of young men determined to turn their passion for cricket into a viable business find their efforts derailed and their destinies altered by murderous religious violence in Abhishek…
LONDON -- Helmer Anurag Basu's Hindi-lingo pic "Barfi" is the Film Federation of India's entry for consideration in Oscar's foreign language category.
The romantic misadventures of a mischievous deaf-mute occasion a series of CGI-enhanced silent-film gags in Anurag Basu's whimsical comedy "Barfi!"
More a mashup of production numbers than a docu, pic shows little direction from co-helmers Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra and Jeff Zimbalist but lots of editing (Zimbalist's other hat).
A shamelessly manipulative Bollywood meller that's opulently decorated and luxuriously photographed but rarely rings true emotionally.
As India's multiplex scene exploded, a new player was emerging in the showbiz scene.
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