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Reverse Gear

Hindi filmmakers are reversing the remake trend by finding a market for their films in the South Up until a few months ago, it was raining South remakes in Bollywood. As soon as Hindi filmmakers received a whiff of a South blockbuster, it was lapped up by producers immediately. ...
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“Your approach to a film defines its genre, not vice versa”

Raj Kumar Gupta is excited about his upcoming release, Ghanchakkar. In a candid chat with the Box Office India team, Gupta shares his perspective on filmmaking, his plans to turn producer and a whole lot more BOI: What was the idea behind making Ghanchakkar? Raj Kumar Gupta (RKG): ...
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Aamir To Be Remade In Tamil

UTV has licensed its 2008 film Aamir written and directed by Raj Kumar Gupta for a Tamil remake to Shoundaryan Pictures owned by Vidyal Raju. The Tamil version will be directed by debutant Anand Krishna. The leading role essayed by Rajeev Khandelwal in the original will be reprised by Vidarth ...
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Winning Trio

She’s been hitting them out of the ball park, in quick succession. He too has been dubbed a ‘hit machine’. And the director is all set to do a hat trick, with two successful films behind him, Aamir and No One Killed Jessica. The heroine is Vidya Balan, the hero ...
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Something About Aamir’s Satyamev Jayate

A source from the unit of Aamir Khan’s show Satyamev Jayate tells us that the upcoming episode will focus on child abuse. The issue-based show will feature gay rights activist Harish Iyer, who has two critically-acclaimed movies (Amen and I Am – Abhimanyu) based on him. Iyer, himself a ...
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BIG Magic Launches

BIG Magic, a channel from the Reliance Broadcast Network stable has announced a special weekend programming Superhit Cinema, which will showcase some of the best Bollywood films, hand-picked from the library of UTV Motion Pictures. Superhit Cinema will be showcased from Friday to Sunday at 4 pm and 8.30 ...
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Colour Me Pretty

Digital Intermediate technology transformed the world of motion pictures from a sequence of colour reels to a rich and nuanced visual experience. Go Tech explains What’s common between films like Kaante, Zinda, Musafir, Sarkar, Nishabd, Aamir and Dum Maaro Dum? Or for that matter, the vibrant and colour-rich Yash ...
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UTV Signs Emraan Hashmi For Ghanchakkar

UTV Motion Pictures has signed actor Emraan Hashmi for Ghanchakkar to be directed by Rajkumar Gupta. This is Emraan Hashmi’s first film with UTV Motion Pictures and Rajkumar Gupta’s third after Aamir and No One Killed Jessica. After Aamir, Dev D and Udaan music composer Amit Trivedi will compose the ...
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Director’s Special

Style without substance doesn’t sell films. A director’s work is his calling card Director’ is the first card that is opened by the media when a film is being made because writers-directors are the ones making the film. Today, producers have scripts in hand that they want to convert ...
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‘Salman Is No 1 At Ticket Window’ – Aamir Khan

He's known to be impeccably professional - and honest too. Yes, Aamir Khan has doffed his hat to Bhai, admitting on record that Salman Khan is No 1 at the ticket counter. Aamir said this at the music launch of Tigmanshu Dhulia’s Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster. Apologising to the ...
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Salman-Aamir Connection

It is well known that Aamir Khan and Salman Khan are thick friends. In fact the latter curbed on his drinking habit on former’s advise. Now this time Salman has been a source of inspiration for Aamir. Apparently, Aamir Khan is mighty impressed with the poster’s of Salman Khan’s Ek ...
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The Pasha Of Promotion

Mirror, mirror on the wall, which star is the most marketing savvy of them all? It’s a toss-up between Shah Rukh Khan and Aamir Khan when you quiz the trade about who’s the most market savvy and who knows how to promote and market his film to the fullest. ...
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