In the insanely romantic Aru Valley near Pahalgam in Kashmir, Imtiaz Ali reflects on an old flame he’s been nurturing for more than a decade... his upcoming film, Highway, featuring Randeep Hooda and Alia Bhatt. Soumita Sengupta shares her experiences on the sets:
The word ‘picturesque’ doesn’t come close ...
Director Imtiaz Ali's much-awaited next film Highway will hit the theatres on December 13, 2013. The film features Alia Bhatt and Randeep Hooda in the lead and is about the journey that two young people undertake while travelling through six Indian states. After Rockstar, this is Ali's second outing ...
As surprising as it sounds, six big films all set to go on the floors very soon don’t have an actress finalised so far. Yes, the movies we are talking about feature big actors. There’s no actress finalised for – Shah Rukh Khan’s Happy New Year, Akshay Kumar’s remake of ...
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Tagged Ajay Devgn, Akshay Kumar, Happy New Year, Hrithik Roshan, Imtiaz Ali, Kick, Prabhudheva, Ramanna, Ranbir Kapoor, Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, Siddhi, Tamil
We were the first to break the news that Saif Ali Khan’s company would produce Kareena Kapoor’s cousin Armaan Jain’s debut film as an actor but now everyone wants to know who will be paired opposite the lad. The film is being directed by Imtiaz Ali’s brother Arif and Imtiaz ...
Yash Raj Films’ next venture under the Y-Films banner, Mere Dad Ki Maruti (MDKM) is all set to release on March 15, 2013. The film features Saqib Saleem, Rhea Chakraborty and Ram Kapoor. Saleem had earlier made his debut with Mujhse Fraaandship Karoge under the same banner.
The film is an outrageous comedy set against the ...
Imtiaz Ali, who is known for making one film at a time, has not one but two films up his sleeve. He wanted Ranbir Kapoor for his next but the latter has already allotted dates to Abhinav Kashyap and Anurag Kashyap, back to back.
That’s why Ali decided to ...
Anushka Sharma is one of the few lucky actresses to have made their debut under the Yash Raj banner. But her luckiest moment was when Yash Chopra cast her in Jab Tak Hai Jaan. This fulfilled her dream to be directed by the legendary director himself. In conversation with Anushka ...
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Tagged actress, Aditya Chopra, Anurag Kashyap, Anushka Sharma, Director, film, Heroine, Imtiaz Ali, Katrina Kaif, movie, Producer, Raju Hirani, Shah Rukh Khan, Soumita Sengupta, SRK, Yash Chopra, Yash ji
We all know that all the Khans work only with actresses who give them bulk dates because they work on only one film at a time. It seems Ranbir Kapoor is also following suit.
His last film Barfi! took way too long to complete because, although Kapoor was working ...
Shabana Azmi’s NGO, Mijwan Welfare Society, hosted a fashion show on September 3 at a suburban five star hotel in Mumbai. The highlight of the show was that Mijwan’s female population had their craftsmanship showcased on ramp, by leading models and top celebrities, through Manish Malhotra’s designs. He has translated ...
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Tagged 2012, Chitrangada Singh, Fashion Show, Imran Khan, Imtiaz Ali, Malaika Arora Khan, Mijwan, Prabhudheva, Priyanka Chopra, Shabana Azmi, Sonakshi Sinha
It may have disappointed with its collections but Gangs Of Wasseypur (GOW) is a very real film about very real people. But there’s one ‘character’ the film has catapulted into the limelight who off-screen. And that’s writer Zeishan Quadri, who has already started working on his next. “I have three ...
A private screening of Anuragh Kahsyap's Gangs Of Wasseypur II (GOW II) was held by director Imtiaz Ali at a suburban theatre in Mumbai. Friends of the director like Ranbir Kapoor, Deepika Padukone and Anushka Sharma were spotted at the screening.
They rocked when they worked together in Rockstar, and they’re ready to rock and roll once again. Yes, Imtiaz Ali will be directing Ranbir Kapoor in his next film, again. The said film will be produced by none other than Sajid Nadiadwala. Ali was signed by Nadiadwala a few years ...
Ever since Illuminati Films has announced their plan to produce Homi Adjania’s next, there’s been talk that it would be a dark movie just like his first film, Being Cyrus.
But wait! A handful of people who have watched the film say this one is completely different from Adjania’s ...
Children's Film Society of India's (CFSI) film Gattu, directed by Rajan Khosa had a special screening recently at Pixion in Mumbai. Nandita Das the Chairperson of CFSI attended the screening along with other directors like Imtiaz Ali and Amol Gupte.
The 13th chapter of the FICCI Frames was held in Mumbai recently. The three-day business convention on the media and entertainment industry witnessed a sharp focus on digitisation. This year, Prithviraj Chavan, Chief Minister of Maharashtra, came forth to inaugurate the annual summit. The inaugural session was also addressed by ...
Om Books International, in association with Hyphen Films, released Nasreen Munni Kabir’s 'The Dialogue of Devdas: Bimal Roy's Immortal Classic'. The book was released by Shah Rukh Khan in the presence of the late Bimal Roy’s Family and publisher, Om Books International, Ajay Mago.
Did it? Didn’t it? Well, as anticipated, Ranbir Kapoor’s Rockstar has created a record for the actor, making it his biggest-ever solo opener to date. The film, directed by Imtiaz Ali, clocked around Rs 11 crore on its opening day and it continues to rock the box office.
First Day First Show collections of Rockstar in Gorakhpur
Jublee was 5,338 against the capacity of 21,500
Vijay 18,690 against capacity of 22,889
SRS was 8945 against the capacity of 17540
SRS was 18,866 against capacity of29,025
SRS was 21,768 against capacity of 29.025
First Day First Show Collections of Rockstar in Agra are:
Shree was 22,000 against the capacity of 25,961
Jwala was 2,500 against the capacity of 26,000
Sanjay was 8,000 against the capacity of 25,000
Panna was 5,000 against the capacity of 15,000
TDI was 22,425 against the capacity of 34,500
First Day First Show Collections of Rascals in Varanasi are:
I P Sigra was 9,726 against the capacity of 33,815
JHV was 12,366 against the capacity of 31,054
I P Vijaya was 8,004 against the capacity of 20,700
PDR was 6,450 against the capacity of 19,500
First Day First Show Collections of Rascals in Delhi
Shiela was 22,000 against the capacity of 69,096
Delite was 33,000 against the capacity of 65,000
Liberty was 29,000 against the capacity of 65,000
Vishal was 48,000 against the capacity of 98,000
Regal was 18,000 against the capacity of ...
First Day First Show Collections of Rockstar in Allahabad are:
Payal was 19,110 against the capacity of 22,000
Chandralok was 8,647 against the capacity of 23,229
Sangeet was 8,101 against the capacity of 22,220
Avtaar was 6,718 against the capacity of 14,964
PVR was 13,130 against the capacity ...
First Day First Show Collections of Rockstar in Nashik are
Cinemax was 8,421 against the capacity of 24,060
City Centre was 4,315 against the capacity of 16,278
Divya was 2,338 against the capacity of 6,455
Fame was 12,905 against the capacity of 19,855
Regimentle was 6,116 against the ...
First Day First Show Collections of Rockstar in Sholapur are:
Prabhat was 14,950 against the capacity of 29,885
Big was 15,000 against the capacity of 24,000
Chitra was 21,650 against the capacity of 33,000
First Day First Show Collections of Rockstar in Akola are:
Big was 11,960 against the capacity of 18,400
Vasant was 12,100 against the capacity of 22,000
First Day First Show Collections of Rockstar in Amravati
E- Orbit was 16,830 against the capacity of 30,600
Big was 18,525 against the capacity of 28,500
Chitra was 9,000 against the capacity of 20,000
First Day First Show Collections of Rockstar in Nagpur
Cinemax was 32,912 against the capacity of 34,000 - Screen 1
Cinemax was 37,015 against the capacity of 37,015 - Screen 2
Cinemax was 39,283 against the capacity of 42,000 - Screen 3
Liberty was 30,000 against the ...
First Day First Show Collections of Rascals in Bikaner
Suraj was 9,460 against the capacity of 60,000
Cinemagic was 50,650 against the capacity of 56,644
First Day First Show Collections Of Rockstar in Ajmer
Glitz was 27,450 against the capacity of 66,600
Maya Mandir was 19,400 against the capacity of 37,780
Mridang was 9,670 against the capacity of 36,380
First Day First Show Collections Of Rockstar in Jodhpur
Nasrani was 9,800 against the capacity of 82,000
E-City was 37,000 against the capacity of 53,000 - 1st Show
E-City was 27,000 against the capacity of 53,000 - 2nd Show
New Kohinoor was 26,500 against the capacity of 43,000
Satyam was ...