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.

Vishal Bhardwaj now wants to adapt Shakespeare's comedies
Vishal Bhardwaj now wants to adapt Shakespeare's comedies

After completing the trilogy of William Shakespeare's tragedies, 'Haider' director Vishal Bhardwaj is keen to give a big screen spin to Bard's comedies.

I want to work with Vishal Bhardwaj: Kalki Koechlin
I want to work with Vishal Bhardwaj: Kalki Koechlin

Actress Kalki Koechlin, who has maintained a balance between art and commercial cinema, says she now wants to work with filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj.

Lahore HC dismisses petition to stop screening of 'Haider'
Lahore HC dismisses petition to stop screening of 'Haider'

A Pakistani court has dismissed a petition challenging the exhibition of Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Haider' in Pakistani cinemas.

Shraddha Kapoor grateful for `Haider` win at Rome Film Festival
Shraddha Kapoor grateful for `Haider` win at Rome Film Festival

It is a proud moment for the makers of `Haider` as it has been critically appreciated from people across the globe.

Shahid Kapoor, Vishal Bharadwaj attend 'Haider' screening at Rome Film Festival
Shahid Kapoor, Vishal Bharadwaj attend 'Haider' screening at Rome Film Festival

Actor Shahid Kapoor and filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj attended the screening of their latest venture 'Haider' at the 9th edition of Rome Film Festival, Italy.

Irrfan Khan to head Abu Dhabi film fest jury

Acclaimed actor Irrfan Khan will preside over the Narrative Feature Competition Jury at the forthcoming Abu Dhabi Film Festival (ADFF).

'Haider' crawls at Box Office, earns Rs 50 crores
'Haider' crawls at Box Office, earns Rs 50 crores

Despite great reviews from critics and audiences, Vishal Bharadwaj's 'Haider' has managed to crawl only towards Rs 50 crores.

Good content always finds viewers: Shahid Kapoor
Good content always finds viewers: Shahid Kapoor

Actor Shahid Kapoor's Kashmir based drama "Haider" has crossed the Rs. 50 crore mark at the box office and he says good content always find an audience.

Omar Abdullah denies he complained against 'Haider'
Omar Abdullah denies he complained against 'Haider'

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah has denied news reports about his complaint against Vishal Bhardwaj's ‘Haider’, saying he had not even watched the movie yet.

‘Haider’: Can’t express gratitude in words, says Shahid Kapoor
‘Haider’: Can’t express gratitude in words, says Shahid Kapoor

Shahid Kapoor is overwhelmed to have received such massive response to his latest- ‘Haider’- and especially his “career best” performance in the Vishal Bhardwaj film.

Tabu not on Twitter!
Tabu not on Twitter!

Social Media was abuzz with the news of actress Tabu’s presence on the micro-blogging site on Monday. But apparently, it wasn’t the actor’s original Twitter handle, but an impersonate account.

Tabu joins Twitter!
Tabu joins Twitter!

Talented actress Tabu, who is these days riding high on the success of her recently released film 'Haider', becomes the latest celebrity to join Twitter.

Karan Johar heaps praise on Shahid Kapoor, ‘Haider’
Karan Johar heaps praise on Shahid Kapoor, ‘Haider’

Vishal Bhardwaj has woven magic on celluloid once again. The ace filmmaker has helped Shahid deliver his career best performance in and as ‘Haider’.

Small wonder 'Haider' rides on word of mouth
Small wonder 'Haider' rides on word of mouth

It's a small film made with a lot of heart. Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Haider', his twist on William Shakespeare's tragic play 'Hamlet', is climbing up the Bollywood box office ladder thanks to a positive word of mouth, say experts. It has earned a cumulative of Rs.13.07 crore within two days of its release.

'Bang Bang!' outruns 'Haider' at box office
'Bang Bang!' outruns 'Haider' at box office

Despite being tagged as "mindless", "loud", "dumb", "pointless" and "exhausting", action thriller 'Bang Bang!' has emerged as a clear winner at the box office with business of Rs.27.54 crore on the first day with simultaneous release 'Haider' minting just Rs.6.14 crore.

Hrithik Roshan's 'Bang Bang' dare for 'Haider' Shahid Kapoor!
Hrithik Roshan's 'Bang Bang' dare for 'Haider' Shahid Kapoor!

On a day when the two superstars are clashing at the Box Office with their much awaited films, 'Haider' and 'Bang Bang', Hrithik Roshan has finally come up with a dare for Shahid Kapoor.

'Haider' tweet review
'Haider' tweet review

One of the most awaited films of the year 'Haider', starring Shahid and Shraddha Kapoor in lead roles has hit the silver screens today. Directed by ace filmmaker Vishal Bharadwaj 'Haider' is an adaptation of William Shakespeare's play 'Hamlet'.

Amitabh Bachchan calls ‘Haider’ a unique adaptation
Amitabh Bachchan calls ‘Haider’ a unique adaptation

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan recently watched Vishal Bharadwaj’s latest directorial “Haider” and has only good words to say about the adaptation of William Shakespeare's “Hamlet”.

I thank Vishal for letting Shahid play Hamlet: Pankaj Kapur
I thank Vishal for letting Shahid play Hamlet: Pankaj Kapur

 

Mumbai: Veteran actor Pankaj Kapur, who has frequently collaborated with Vishal Bhardwaj, says he cannot thank the director enough for casting his son Shahid Kapoor as Hamlet in his upcoming movie 'Haider', an adaptation of William Shakespeare's revenge tragedy.