For Padmaavat, next challenge is movie hall owners

Padmaavat is helmed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali.

Brutally Basic Bollywood: Delusion of stardom is Bollywood's unspoken tragedy

Delivering even the slightest non-compliment could leave you marked out as 'the enemy'.

Brutally Basic Bollywood: Many movie stars don't want their daughters in Bollywood. Here is why

Even being the daughter of a major star can't save them from becoming victim to Bollywood's dark underbelly of misogyny and sexism.

Padmavat ready for release, but here is the toll it has taken on Sanjay Leela Bhansali

He hasn't been eating or sleeping properly. And he has started chain-smoking again.

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan's new son underlines importance of managing star-fan relationship

Fans earlier asked for autographs. But now, they want stars to pose till they get the perfect picture on their mobile phones.

Salman Khan, as I know him - by Subhash K Jha

Bollywood expert Subhash K Jha recalls his experiences with Salman Khan.

Brutally Basic Bollywood: 10 facts about Salman Khan that not everyone knows

Did you have any idea what he does with his birthday cake?

Brutally Basic Bollywood: You just cannot miss these top 10 performances of Indian cinema in 2017

These 10 stellar performances should have received more attention.

Brutally Basic Bollywood: The top 10 finest movies from India in 2017

2017 had a lot of surprises when it came to high-quality cinema. Here is your first, Newton is not on this list.

The dangerous pseudo-liberalism of Tiger Zinda Hai

The basic premise of the film is laughable and alarming.

Was 2017 one of Bollywood's worst years?

Chill-maar non-starters queued up to be disgraced at the box office this year.

Things are different for Virat Kohli-Anushka Sharma: Sharmila Tagore recalls her romance with Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi

Pre-booked telephone calls, hotel phone operators and a world without social media figure in Sharmila Tagore's recollection.

Brutally Basic Bollywood: In poll season, Bollywood films somehow not too hit by the election fever

In Bollywood, here's a look at films that caught the heat and excitement of the hustings

As Padmavati row rages, let's remember the film that had to be shot in secret

The filmmakers had to continue shooting in a different country.

10 facts you ought to know about Padmavati

Don't rage before you read this.

Padmavati controversy: A dream-fantasy that became the nation’s nightmare

Who started the fire?  Well, technically it’s that ingenious journalist who on that one bored afternoon some months ago, decided to write a desk piece on how Sanjay Leela Bhansali (SLB) has shot a dream sequence between Rani Padmavati and her invader and tormentor Alauddin Khilji.