Madhur Bhandarkar

Rahul Gandhi's stand on 'Mersal' reeks of hypocrisy: Madhur Bhandarkar

Rahul Gandhi's stand on 'Mersal' reeks of hypocrisy: Madhur Bhandarkar

National Award-winning filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar on Saturday ridiculed Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi for supporting Tamil film `Mersal`.

Oct 21, 2017, 20:37 PM IST
Russians are crazy about me: Hema Malini

Russians are crazy about me: Hema Malini

Veteran actress and politician Hema Malini, who is here to receive an award for her contribution to cinema, is overwhelmed with the love she has received in Russia. She says people want to see her in part two of her memorable film Seeta Aur Geeta.

Oct 01, 2017, 12:04 PM IST
Indu Sarkar movie review: An astutely mounted propaganda film

Indu Sarkar movie review: An astutely mounted propaganda film

A political drama with a detailed disclaimer about hurting the sentiments of anyone, Madhur Bhandarkar's controversial "Indu Sarkar" is a cleverly plotted propaganda film.

Jul 28, 2017, 17:10 PM IST
Congress activists force cancellation of ''Indu Sarkar'' in Thane

Congress activists force cancellation of ''Indu Sarkar'' in Thane

Thane: A large number of protesting Congress workers on Friday stalled the matinee show of Madhur Bhandarkar's latest release "Indu Sarkar" at a multiplex in Thane.

Jul 28, 2017, 14:45 PM IST
Indu Sarkar: Woman claiming to be Sanjay Gandhi’s biological daughter moves SC seeking stay on film’s release

Indu Sarkar: Woman claiming to be Sanjay Gandhi’s biological daughter moves SC seeking stay on film’s release

The petitioner told SC that the movie, scheduled to be released on July 28, is allegedly full of 'concocted facts' and is 'totally derogatory'.

Jul 26, 2017, 11:32 AM IST
Madhur Bhandarkar relieved as 'Indu Sarkar' gets U/A certificate, 2 cuts

Madhur Bhandarkar relieved as 'Indu Sarkar' gets U/A certificate, 2 cuts

However, he is disappointed that nobody from the film fraternity raised their voice over the controversy around the movie.

Jul 25, 2017, 19:40 PM IST
Madhur Bhandarkar's 'Indu Sarkar' cleared by CBFC revising committee

Madhur Bhandarkar's 'Indu Sarkar' cleared by CBFC revising committee

Filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar said his film "Indu Sarkar", which earlier ran into trouble with the censor board, has been cleared by the revising committee with few cuts.

Jul 24, 2017, 20:17 PM IST
'Indu Sarkar' row: Bombay HC rejects petition to stay release of Madhur Bhandarkar's film

'Indu Sarkar' row: Bombay HC rejects petition to stay release of Madhur Bhandarkar's film

Finally, Bollywood filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar can breathe a sigh of relief. Bombay High Court on Monday reportedly rejected a petition to stay the release of his upcoming film 'Indu Sarkar'.

Jul 24, 2017, 16:27 PM IST
'Indu Sarkar' controversy: Madhur Bhandarkar provided security cover by Maharashtra government

'Indu Sarkar' controversy: Madhur Bhandarkar provided security cover by Maharashtra government

The development comes after Bhandarkar had to cancel the promotional events of his movie in Pune and Nagpur, fearing wrath of Congress workers who had gathered to protest the film's release.

Jul 17, 2017, 20:27 PM IST
Films are made of characters, not on one person: Kirti Kulhari

Films are made of characters, not on one person: Kirti Kulhari

Actress Kirti Kulhari, who shot to fame with megastar Amitabh Bachchan-led film "Pink", says movies are made of characters and not on just a single person, and so the contribution of all characters in the narrative makes the film interesting.

Jul 17, 2017, 17:43 PM IST
Indu Sarkar - Can I have my freedom of expression: Madhur Bhandarkar to Rahul Gandhi

Indu Sarkar - Can I have my freedom of expression: Madhur Bhandarkar to Rahul Gandhi

Bhandarkar also had to cancel the promotional activity of his forthcoming film ‘Indu Sarkar’ on Saturday in Pune after receiving threats from local Congress party workers. 

Jul 17, 2017, 11:53 AM IST
'Indu Sarkar' in controversy for the period it is set in: Bappi Lahiri

'Indu Sarkar' in controversy for the period it is set in: Bappi Lahiri

The upcoming film 'Indu Sarkar' has been the talk of the town since the time its trailer got released and now, after the Congress' recent protest against it, Bappi Lahiri has come out in support of director Madhur Bhandarkar.

Jul 16, 2017, 17:15 PM IST
Will put disclaimer on dramatised events in 'Indu Sarkar': Madhur Bhandarkar

Will put disclaimer on dramatised events in 'Indu Sarkar': Madhur Bhandarkar

Filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar on Wednesday said he will put a disclaimer in his forthcoming film "Indu Sarkar" about events being dramatised.

Jul 12, 2017, 19:10 PM IST
CBFC suggests 14 cuts to Madhur Bhandarkar's 'Indu Sarkar'

CBFC suggests 14 cuts to Madhur Bhandarkar's 'Indu Sarkar'

Filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar today said the censor board has asked for 14 cuts in his political drama "Indu Sarkar", which is set against the backdrop of Emergency.

Jul 11, 2017, 18:14 PM IST
'Indu Sarkar' trailer shocking, misleading, says Sanjay Gandhi's 'daughter'

'Indu Sarkar' trailer shocking, misleading, says Sanjay Gandhi's 'daughter'

A woman who claims to be Sanjay Gandhi's daughter on Monday alleged that the trailer of the movie "Indu Sarkar" is shocking.

Jul 11, 2017, 00:34 AM IST
Indu Sarkar - Let CBFC take a call: Madhur Bhandarkar tells Congress

Indu Sarkar - Let CBFC take a call: Madhur Bhandarkar tells Congress

‘Indu Sarkar’ is based on the Emergency in India and characters in the films are inspired by the late Prime Minister Indira Gandhi and her son Sanjay Gandhi.

Jul 07, 2017, 17:49 PM IST
‘Indu Sarkar’: Congress condemns 'false depictions' in Madhur Bhandarkar's film

‘Indu Sarkar’: Congress condemns 'false depictions' in Madhur Bhandarkar's film

Madhur Bhandarkar on Friday said he made ‘Indu Sarkar’ as it was important to tell about the Emergency to today's generation.

Jun 20, 2017, 08:01 AM IST
Madhur Bhandarkar dedicates award to Indian Armed Forces

Madhur Bhandarkar dedicates award to Indian Armed Forces

Filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar received the Bharat Gaurav Award here and dedicated it to India's "pride" - the Indian Armed Forces and their families.

Jun 10, 2017, 14:01 PM IST
Madhur Bhandarkar's 'Indu Sarkar': First look poster of Kirti Kulhari, Anupam Kher starrer out

Madhur Bhandarkar's 'Indu Sarkar': First look poster of Kirti Kulhari, Anupam Kher starrer out

In 'Indu Sarkar', Kirti will be seen playing the lead role. The movie also stars Neil Nitin Mukesh, Anupam Kher and Bengali actor Tota Roy Chowdhury. It will be releasing on July 28 this year.

Jun 05, 2017, 13:43 PM IST

Bhandarkar case: HC extends Preeti Jain's bail, admits appeal

On April 28 this year, a trial court here had convicted Jain and two others for conspiring to kill Bhandarkar and sentenced them to three years imprisonment.

May 22, 2017, 17:13 PM IST