When Mallika Sherawat met Anupam Kher!
When Mallika Sherawat met Anupam Kher!

Bollywood bombshell Mallika Sherawat is known for her glamour and versatile roles in the industry.

Audiences can read through film publicity: Amitabh Bachchan
Audiences can read through film publicity: Amitabh Bachchan

Robust film promotions and elaborate publicity strategies are accepted ways of driving a movie to the audience, but the viewers are smart enough to "gauge" and "read through" it all, says megastar Amitabh Bachchan.

Indonesia, Malaysia to get taste of Indian cinema
Indonesia, Malaysia to get taste of Indian cinema

Showcasing the massive impact of Indian cinema and the country's digital prowess, an exhibition on films is travelling to Indonesia and Malaysia.

Only filmmakers, audience must decide films' content: Dibakar Banerjee
Only filmmakers, audience must decide films' content: Dibakar Banerjee

Dibakar Banerjee says that decisions regarding a movie's content should be left to the filmmakers and the audience, and that the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) should only be entrusted with certifying movies appropriately.

Amitabh Bachchan on mission to save cinematic marvels
Amitabh Bachchan on mission to save cinematic marvels

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says he feels privileged to be the face of an initiative by The Film Heritage Foundation and working towards saving cinematic marvels from getting lost with time.

Passion for acting saved me from casting couch: Vidya Balan
Passion for acting saved me from casting couch: Vidya Balan

Actress Vidya Balan says it is thanks to her passion for acting that she didn't fall prey to the casting couch in the Hindi film industry.

JIFF: Dilip Kumar gets 'Lifetime Achievement Award'
JIFF: Dilip Kumar gets 'Lifetime Achievement Award'

Padam Vibhushan and tragedy king of Bollywood Dilip Kumar was Sunday conferred 'Lifetime Achievement Award' for his contribution to Indian cinema.

SC raps Cine Costume & Make-up Artist Association for misconstruing verdict
SC raps Cine Costume & Make-up Artist Association for misconstruing verdict

The Supreme Court today rapped the Cine Costume and Make-up Artist Association (Mumbai) for "misconstruing" its judgement on female make-up artists that they will be registered only as female make-up artists but not as hair dressers.

Naidu, Telangana CM Rao condole death of Balachander

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, his Telangana counterpart K Chandrasekhar Rao, Union Minister Y S Chowdary and several other leaders and Telugu film personalities condoled the death of veteran film-maker K Balachander in Chennai today.

Film fraternity plunges into gloom over Balachander's death

The Indian film industry Tuesday plunged into gloom following the death of legendary Tamil filmmaker K. Balachander.

A New Year calendar with film posters of yesteryear
A New Year calendar with film posters of yesteryear

A 2015 calendar exhibiting never-before-seen posters of some of the first Indian films is scheduled to be launched by filmmaker Anurag Kashyap Monday.

Pakistani TV shows more realistic, says actor Mikaal Zulfiqar

Pakistani actor Mikaal Zulfiqar has confessed that feels Pakistani TV shows have a more realistic approach unlike Indian ones.

When will Indian cinema stop objectifying women?

We Indians are a hypocritical lot. At one end, we shout our hearts out for equal rights for women, we want to be respected and taken seriously but at the other end, we let the film industry define feminine stature.

Won't produce regional cinema: Karan Johar
Won't produce regional cinema: Karan Johar

Bollywood filmmaker Karan Johar said that regional cinema is not his cup of tea because he doesn't understand the dynamics involved in vernacular movies.

Filmmakers can't change society: Vishal Bhardwaj

 Director Vishal Bhardwaj says filmmakers express their experience on the big screen, but they can't transform society.

Aamir Khan, Deepika Padukone speak on changes in Indian cinema with KJo
Aamir Khan, Deepika Padukone speak on changes in Indian cinema with KJo

Actors Aamir Khan and Deepika Padukone along with filmmaker Karan Johar descended here Friday to speak about the changes in Indian cinema.

Why is Amitabh Bachchan being untruthful to himself?
Why is Amitabh Bachchan being untruthful to himself?

 Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says he is being untruthful to himself as he broke his promise by munching in on a chocolate.

Women in our films have moved away from stereotypes: Amitabh Bachchan
Women in our films have moved away from stereotypes: Amitabh Bachchan

Noting that the visual representation of women has changed dramatically over the past two decades, Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan Monday saluted the way contemporary Indian films portray multi-hued female characters which have moved away from the pre-set stereotypes of wife, vamp or the sacrificing mother.

Amitabh Bachchan evokes Rabindranath Tagore, reaches out to Bengal
Amitabh Bachchan evokes Rabindranath Tagore, reaches out to Bengal

Adored as the "son-in-law" of Bengal, Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan Monday struck a deep chord with the audience here twice invoking Rabindranath Tagore - the most revered name in this part of the world.

Shah Rukh Khan urges international filmmakers to experience Kolkata
Shah Rukh Khan urges international filmmakers to experience Kolkata

All keyed up for being present at the opening of the 20th Kolkata International film festival, Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan Monday urged Australian filmmaker Paul Cox and other international dignitaries to relish the experiences that Kolkata has to offer, including the variety of sweets.