`Citylights` collects Rs. 3.57 crore in opening weekend

Hansal Mehta`s “Citylights” opened well at the box office, garnering strong business during its first weekend with Rs3.57 crore.

I believe in the numbers game: Rajkummar Rao

After impressing the audience with his work in films like `Kai Po Che` and `Shahid`, Rajkummar Rao has once again been applauded for his performance in his latest release `Citylights`. The National Award winning actor says that while he wants his films to be commercially successful, he also wants critical acclaim.

`CityLights` emotionally drained me: Rajkummar Rao

National-award-winning actor Rajkummar Rao found it emotionally draining to play the role of a migrant worker in Hansal Mehta`s `CityLights`.

Patralekhaa doesn`t mind doing bold roles

Patralekhaa doesn`t mind doing bold roles

I compete with myself, not with the Khans: Rajkummar Rao

I compete with myself, not with the Khans: Rajkummar Rao

Audience more important than Oscars, says Mahesh Bhatt

Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt says he makes films for the audience and not for the prestigious Academy Awards.

Got drunk for a scene in `Citylights` to look real: Rajkummar Rao

Actor Rajkummar Rao does not consume alcohol in real life but he got drunk for a scene in his upcoming film `Citylights` to bring credibility to his performance.

Hansal Mehta unveils 26-minute footage of `Citylights`

National Award winning director Hansal Mehta has readied his next film titled "Citylights" and he unveiled a 26-minute footage of the movie at an event here attended by Mahesh Bhatt, who is backing the film, and the cast.

`Citylights` not a festival film: Mahesh Bhatt

Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt, who is backing `Citylights`, a remake of "Metro Manila", says Hansal Mehta`s directorial venture should not be described as festival movie because it has all the elements of a commercial cinema.

Watch: Hansal Mehta`s `City Lights` trailer starring Rajkummar Rao

With `City Lights`, Mehta offers another gripping story about migration of a family to the glittering city of Mumbai.

`CityLights` to release on May 1

Hansal Mehta directed `CityLights`, which is the official remake of an award-winning British-Filipino film `Metro Manila`, is slated to release on May 1.

`City Lights` helped Hansal Mehta stay focused

Director Hansal Mehta, who recently criticised Central Board of Film Certification`s certification policy, says his new film `City Lights` has helped him to be a positive person.

`City Lights` enters last lap

The final schedule of Hansal Mehta`s next film "City Lights" will begin Saturday. The film is an official adaptation of Britain`s Oscar entry - `Metro Manila`.

Hansal Mehta begins shooting `Citylights` this month

Hansal Mehta, who is collaborating with Rajkumar Yadav again on `Citylights` after `Shahid`, is embarking on a week-long shooting schedule in Rajasthan this month.

`Metro Manila` dominates at British Independent Film Awards

UK`s Foreign Language Oscar entry, `Metro Manila` dominated the British Independent Film Awards, taking home three prizes, including Best Film.

Philippines: 11 die in storm

Eleven people were killed and over a million displaced as torrential rains caused flooding in large parts of Manila.

LA Galaxy thrash Philippine Azkal 6-1

The Los Angeles Galaxy football club defeated the Philippine Azkals 6-1 Saturday night in front of a packed crowd in Metro Manila here.