Monthly Archives: July 2008

Pappu can fight saala

Pappu can fight saala Harneet Singh Posted online: Thursday, July 31, 2008 at 1512 hrs IST Bollywood scribes are already terming the recent spat between superstars Salman Khan and Shah Rukh Khan as the ‘story of the year.’ For the uninitiated (though with 24X7 electronic media carpet-bombing, they’re a rarity), it all happened at Katrina

Depp to be next Batman villain?

Would be a great choice IMO… Rediff Actor Johnny Depp [Images] is being tipped to be the next Batman villain, taking on the role of The Riddler. Movie bosses are convinced that they will be able to get Depp to take on the role, especially after The Dark Knight [Images] broke all records at the

This Diwali will be Akshay’s – CCTC will enjoy solo release

Link Those who have monitored Bollywood proceedings over the last few years will recall that the first major instance of a King Khan and Khiladi Kumar starrer releasing together was back in 2004. It was Yash Chopra’s VEER ZAARA against Subhash Ghai’s Abbas-Mustan directed, AITRAAZ. While VEER ZARA went on to become a super-hit, netting

An ‘Unforgettable’ Bollywood show in San Francisco!

An ‘Unforgettable’ Bollywood show in San Francisco! 30th July 2008 22.00 IST By Nitika Desai LINK The Oracle Arena in San Francisco was packed to the rafters as more than ten thousand fans crammed in for what was to be truly an ‘Unforgettable’ Bollywood experience. An unabated excitement filled the air as fans sauntered in

Katrina loved donning saris in Singh Is Kinng

Link Katrina Kaif, Bollywood’s new style icon who is usually seen in western clothes, has shot an entire song in saris for Singh Is Kinng. The actress says she loved the experience. “Director Anees Bazmi was very clear that he wanted me to have an Indian look for the song. And what could have made

Female Superstar, who?

Let’s take a look at her filmography: 1. Refugee 2. Mujhe kuchh kehna hai 3. Yaadein 4. Ajnabee 5. Asoka 6.K3G 7. Mujhse Dosti Karoge 8. Jeena Sirf Liye 9. Talaash 10. Khushi 11. Main Prem Ki Deewana Hoon 12. LoC Kargil 13. Chameli 14. Yuva 15.Dev 16. Fida 17. Aitraaz 18. Hulchul 19. Bewafa

‘Drona’ promos creating excitement

‘Drona’ promos creating excitement link So here it is. The promos of one of the most awaited movies have been released and it is looking just fabulous. The film lovers who have been hearing about this film for a long time have not being cheated. With a catchy and powerful name ‘Drona’, Abhishek Bachchan doing

GB reviews Tahalka

As always a superb review by GreatBong. While many experts have analyzed the phallic symbolism inherent in the name “Dong” ( Dong is frequently shown running his fingers rapidly on the strings of a sitar with lusty expressions while semi-clad women dance about him), most film critics agree that the more important subtext here is

Sarkar Raj – My Review

Wow…I haven’t seen a bollywood movie since like 2 months. I was really lucky to catch this one. When Ramu first announced that he was going to do a sequel to Sarkar…I was ok with that. Then when he announced that Ash was going to be part of it…I was like ok why not someone

Reassessing Javed as a script-writer

Let’s take close look at Javed’s track recoird as a solo scriptwriter: # Lakshya (2004) (dialogue) (screenplay) (story)# Armaan (2003) (dialogue) (screenplay) # Kabhi Na Kabhi (1998) (dialogue) (screenplay) (story) Prem (1995) (dialogue) (screenplay) (story) # Roop Ki Rani Choron Ka Raja (1993) (dialogue) (screenplay) (story)# Khel (1991) (dialogue) (screenplay) (story)# Jeevan Ek Sanghursh (1990)

Economic Times – Sarkar Raj is a Failure

ET MUMBAI: After the failure of Sarkar Raj and Contract (we’re not even bringing up Ram Gopal Varma Ki Aag), Ramu has devised a new way to promote his next film, Phoonk. This hardcore horror flick is set to release next month. And Ramu claims that Phoonk is the scariest of all his horror films.

The Influentials: People who impact Mumbai

They set the agenda: from policy to palate, business to cinema, and medicine to sports. They are the people who impact Mumbai. Into the third year of its running, DNA’s annual list of Influentials has become the touchstone of the city’s progress. Like last year, there are surprises this time too. For one, Shah Rukh

Music Review of ROCK ON!! By Aakash Gandhi

ROCK ON!! Music Review By Aakash Gandhi Source: Reviewer’s Rating:  7/10 Farhan Akhtar’s Excel Films is one of those rare production houses that seems to “get it” musically (DIL CHAHTA HAI, LAKSHYA, DON, HONEYMOON TRAVELS PVT. LTD). And for a fourth time, Farhan Akhtar joins hands with the musical trio of Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy to bring