UK government to review Queen's income

 The income of Queen Elizabeth II is set to be reviewed by Prime Minister David Cameron-led UK government after public funding of the royal household surged to 40 million pounds last year.

'P Se PM Tak' movie review: Long and uninspiring journey
'P Se PM Tak' movie review: Long and uninspiring journey

With a title like "P Se PM Tak", the end is predictable and a foregone conclusion. It is the journey that you think will be exciting and you wait with bated breath for the tale to unfold. But alas, it does not.

'Welcome 2 Karachi' review: Desi version of the Dumb and the Dumber
'Welcome 2 Karachi' review: Desi version of the Dumb and the Dumber

"Welcome 2 Karachi" aka welcome to mediocrity, lacklustre humour and uninspiring performances. Director Ashish R. Mohan's film isn't welcoming.

'Mad Max Road Fury' review - An epic chase
'Mad Max Road Fury' review - An epic chase

Fury Road" is an action packed, escapist road film. It is the fourth film by George Miller in the "Mad Max" series that comes exactly thirty years after the last one, "Beyond Thunderdome".

'Vai Raja Vai' review: Good effort gone awry
'Vai Raja Vai' review: Good effort gone awry

In "Vai Raja Vai", the lead actors are named after themselves. Gautham Karthik is Karthik, Priya Anand is Priya and Sathish is Sathish. We don't exactly understand why, but maybe Aishwarya felt it's a lot easier to connect with the characters if their names are already known to us.

'Avengers: Age Of Ultron' tweet review
'Avengers: Age Of Ultron' tweet review

One of the most awaited Hollywood films this year--Avengers: Age of Ultron has hit the Indian screens today. 

Life in the times of single screens

Cinema is so closely intertwined with life that one mirrors the other like a man peeping into a lake and seeing his reflection. Will the story of cinema be complete without the mention of cinema halls - the citadels where the magic unravels on the silver screen?

'Detective Byomkesh Bakshy!' tweet review
'Detective Byomkesh Bakshy!' tweet review

The Sushant Singh Rajput starrer crime thriller 'Detective Byomkesh Bakshy!' is set to release on the big screens today. Writer Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay's character of the detective has been moulded into Bollywood style by filmmaker Dibaker Banerjee. Aparna Mudi of Zee News Online is watching the movie. Take a look at the tweet review:

Critics' review important for Ganesh Acharya
Critics' review important for Ganesh Acharya

 Choreographer-actor Ganesh Acharya, who is busy promoting his new film "Hey Bro", says review by critics are valuable to him.

Detectives review video of Suge Knight's hit-and-run case
Detectives review video of Suge Knight's hit-and-run case

Detectives are reviewing a video related to Suge Knight's hit-and-run incident to help shed light on whether the music mogul was a murder or a victim in the case.

'Crazy Cukkad Family' review: Funny, but for the wrong reasons
'Crazy Cukkad Family' review: Funny, but for the wrong reasons

A comedy caper centred on cussed, crooked individuals out to outsmarting each other, when handled right, can yield an enjoyable genre film.

'Tevar' review: Watch it for `Superman` Arjun Kapoor!
'Tevar' review: Watch it for `Superman` Arjun Kapoor!

We have seen a lot of northern India and heard the dialect which strikes a hit note with the audiences, recently. Still, when you open your eyes to the world of Arjun Kapoor aka Pintoo in 'Tevar', there is something you feel for Agra and Mathura.

'Meaghamann' review- All guns blazing

Just like in the game of chess, how a move by your opponent might totally catch you off guard, the proceedings in Magilzh Thirumeni's impressive action film "Meaghamann" achieves that. Interestingly, most of the film's characters are inspired by chess pieces -- king, rook, bishop and pawn.

'Ugly' review: Anurag Kashyap's portrayal of the squalidity
'Ugly' review: Anurag Kashyap's portrayal of the squalidity

Unexpectedness is a given in Anurag Kashyap's world of the dreadful and the damned. "Ugly", his most sensitive film to date, comparable with perhaps "That Girl In Yellow Boots", begins with Tejaswini Kolhapure making a stunning comeback after years of uncertainty, contemplating death.

PCB to carry review of protective gear
PCB to carry review of protective gear

The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) is set to carry out its own review of the protective gear it provides to the national team players following the tragic death of Australian batsman Phil Hughes this week.

'Ungli' tweet review
'Ungli' tweet review

The 'Ungli' gang is coming today to help us fight the system and corrupt practices, but in their own ways.

'Garm Hawa' review: As timeless and relevant now as then
'Garm Hawa' review: As timeless and relevant now as then

Very few Indian films have had the enduring impact of M S Sathyu's "Garm Hawa". This is the kind of rare cinema that serves the very core purpose of art. And now this tale of imperishable resonance comes to us in a restored digitally mastered avatar.

Vijender backs Sarita, wants AIBA to review referees, judges
Vijender backs Sarita, wants AIBA to review referees, judges

As L Sarita Devi awaits "strict punishment" for refusing to accept her Asian Games medal after a controversial loss, the veteran has found support from the biggest name in Indian boxing, Vijender Singh, who feels the world body should review its officials' conduct instead of banning her.

'A Decent Arrangement' review: So still , so lifelike...so connetable
'A Decent Arrangement' review: So still , so lifelike...so connetable

For a large part of this brief film, nothing seems to be happening. At least, nothing that we can consider dramatic enough to be considered cinematic in the acceptable sense.

'Annabelle' review: A recycled jamboree of scare flicks
'Annabelle' review: A recycled jamboree of scare flicks

Director John R. Leonetti's "Annabelle" comes with the baggage of its predecessor "The Conjuring". It is the back-story of "that doll" which haunted its audiences.

Here we learn how the doll was christened "Annabelle" and initiated into the horror series.