Notice to film board on refusal of certificate to 'En Dino Muzaffarnagar'

 The Delhi High Court Tuesday asked the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) and the Film Certification Appellate Tribunal (FCAT) to respond on a plea challenging the refusal to grant certificate to the film "En Dino Muzaffarnagar", on the grounds that the film has the potential of creating communal disharmony.

Timing of Rang Rasiya's release couldn't have got better: Ketan Mehta
Timing of Rang Rasiya's release couldn't have got better: Ketan Mehta

Director Ketan Mehta, whose upcoming film 'Rang Rasiya' will finally hit screens this week after delay of over half a decade, feels that the timing of the movie hitting the theatres could not have been more perfect.

'Creature 3D' certified UA, Bipasha hopes kids enjoy it
'Creature 3D' certified UA, Bipasha hopes kids enjoy it

 Bollywood actress Bipasha Basu is happy that her film "Creature 3D" has been granted a UA certificate so that children can watch the entertainer under parental guidance.

Censor Board should be consistent: Deepika Padukone
Censor Board should be consistent: Deepika Padukone

Deepika Padukone's dialogue 'I am a virgin' in her upcoming quirky comedy 'Finding Fanny' has not gone down well with the Censor Board which has objected to the use of the 'virgin' word and has asked the film's makers to replace it.

Demand to remove 'virgin' from film invalid: Deepika Padukone
Demand to remove 'virgin' from film invalid: Deepika Padukone

The Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) has objected to the use of the word "virgin" in one of the dialogues of ‘Finding Fanny’. The film's lead actress Deepika Padukone slams the censor board saying its guidelines are inconsistent.

Will soon reconstitute Censor Board: I&B min

With its CEO having been arrested by CBI on graft charges, the government on Tuesday said it will soon reconstitute the Censor Board.

Children should not see violence: Aamir Khan
Children should not see violence: Aamir Khan

Aamir Khan has praised Rani Mukerji's latest release ‘Mardaani’, but says that the film has violence and children shouldn't be exposed to such things.

`Virgin` word dropped from `Finding Fanny`
`Virgin` word dropped from `Finding Fanny`

The filmmakers and Censor Board have often stood at loggerheads with each other, whenever there exists a conflict of creative thoughts between the two. 

Don`t write films keeping censor board in mind: Zeishan

Writer Zeishan Quadri, who is debuting as a director with crime-based movie "Meeruthiya Gangsters", says he doesn`t write films keeping the censor board in mind.

Censor board CEO held in bribery case

Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) CEO Rakesh Kumar was arrested Monday in a bribery case, the CBI said.

Censor board CEO held in bribery case

Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) CEO Rakesh Kumar was arrested Monday in a bribery case, the CBI said.

I`m glad Censor board didn`t ban `Miss Lovely`: Director

Filmmaker Ashim Ahluwalia is happy that the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) has let his film `Miss Lovely`, which explores the world of sleazy C-grade Indian movies, release with a few cuts and an `A` certificate, in the country.

Kukunoor`s `Lakshmi` was wrapped within Rs.5 crore

Filmmaker Nagesh Kukunoor, known for making sensible films on a moderate budget, continues the trend with `Lakshmi`, about human trafficking and child prostitution.

`Lakshmi` story needed to be told: Shefali Shah

Actress Shefali Shah, who will be seen playing a prostitute in director Nagesh Kukunoor`s `Lakshmi`, says the film`s story is such that it has to be told.

Terrific if Salman Khan endorses `Lakshmi`: Nagesh Kukunoor

Filmmaker Nagesh Kukunoor says if Bollywood star Salman Khan will endorse his next film `Lakshmi`, it will be `terrific` for the cause highlighted in the movie.

Be fair to my `Lakshmi`, Kukunoor urges censor board

Filmmaker Nagesh Kukunoor wants the Censor Board to see his film `Lakshmi`, based on human trafficking and child prostitution, in the context in which it has been made.

Committee on making Cinematograph Act robust submits report

An empowered committee set up to suggest means to make the Cinematograh Act robust today submitted it report to the government with recommendations on certification, portrayal of women and communal harmony.

Censor board orders change in `Shahid` dialogue

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Stay on `Grand Masti`s release in Punjab, Haryana lifted

Just two days after it stayed the release of Hindi film `Grand Masti` in cinema theatres in Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh, the Punjab and Haryana High Court Thursday lifted the order.

Ban on films poses problems for actors: Vivek Oberoi

Actor Vivek Oberoi says a ban or stay should not be imposed on a film once it is cleared by the Central Board of Film Certification because it translates into trouble for filmmakers as well as actors.