Indie films are a fresh cinematic breeze. But to make them viable requires fiercely independent strategy.
Melody and harmony hold respective keys to music in East and West. Their confluence is an Indian master’s track.
The irresistible rise, and magnetic pull, of the Bollywood biopic
Bollywood awaits the launch of several star kids. How many of them will shine through?
A surge of young directors seems to have breached the walled city of cinema
A change in the culture and business of cinema means more Bollywood films are set and shot in small towns
Netflix has nearly zero Indian content. The rest at the online entertainment platform aren’t any better.
The incredible story of Shivaji Underground, its inspired, unschooled cast, superb mentors and bravura performances
Baahubali 2 is a global phenomenon. It might pump fresh ideas into the tired genre of Bollywood fantasies.
A number of mid-budget, women-centric Bollywood films released recently have failed commercially
Tall, taciturn, he rode his cougar-like beauty like the meanest gunslinger in B-town
A soon-to-arrive Sachin docu-pic has fans salivating, but they would be served well only if it documents the troughs in his career along with the celebrated peaks
Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui tallks about the processes that an actor must go through, his choices ranging from small films like Haramkhor to a lavish series with BBC...
Serene and combustible at once, free as well as adherent, of her illustrious lineage but wholly individual—dualities defined both the diva and her music
The youngest-ever director’s thrilling debut has made Rs 10 Cr in 100 days
The musical moves from one milestone to the other interspersed with songs and commentary by Boman Irani as the voice of the British Raj.