Award shows are the new disease in B-town. Are they about recognizing and rewarding excellence … or exploiting opportunistic vested interests?
Is the Star-as-Bhand the new trip in B-town? Cheap or cool?
In new-age Bollywood, there is a hysterical drive to grab the janta’s attention, at any cost. How does it pan out?
Will No One Killed Jessica be the catalyst to spearhead a turnaround for this seemingly doomed, rejected and neglected genre?
Monojit Lahiri celebrates the mesmerizing magic and mystique of the red-hot “item” babe’s songs and reminds us that Munni has been badnaam forever.
Our guys and gals are just not cut out for Hollywood.
Have goodness and virtue been hijacked?
UP-Bihar is Bollywood’s new playground.
Super stars want some acting respect.
We may be about to get the answer to that pressing Bollywood question — does size matter?
It is reported that over a 100 small films, censor-approved and ready, are rotting in the cans with no takers
Who killed Kites and Raavana?
The idea that national cinema cannot be translated into a broader idiom for viewers around the world is misplaced.
Brett Ratner who remixed Kites for U.S. audiences, on Bollywood’s potential in the United States.
The pretentious hogwash of new cinema.
The answer lies with those you can’t see.
On the 22nd death anniversary of Raj Kapoor on June 2, Monojit Lahiri pays homage to India’s greatest showman.
Decoding the qualities that have made the Khans the hottest properties in tinsel town.
However all is not lost and Bollywood would do well to emulate the smart and profitable move of filmmaker Imtiaz Ali and producer Saif Ali Khan.
Amazing, new waves of revenue streams have suddenly gripped Bollywood.
Bollywood lifts shamelessly from Hollywood.
Is Bollywood misrepresenting the real India
Is the golden age of romance in Bollywood over?
Monojit Lahiri zeroes-in on a chilling new reality gripping B-town, where Voluntary Retirement Slips are being handed out to 30-plus starlets …
New investors and foreign audiences are game changers for Bollywood.
It has been said a zillion times, and yet, warrants repetition, that the world loves a lover! More so when hot reel life spills over to real life — or is it the other way around? Just how do off-screen romances fare on-screen?
When the going gets tough, do the tough really get going.
Waheeda Rehman in an expansive and sentimental mood relived memories of another day.
Without an Indian passport you can no longer represent your ancestral homeland in international sports events. A look at what this latest policy diktat from the Indian Government means for 20 million overseas Indians worldwide
Slumdog Millionaire is a brilliant, vile film that puts the pornography of poverty at the center of its universe.
Hollywood heads east to strike Bollywood gold.
It is important to remember that Amitabh is a star, despite the BBC poll of the Millennium that accuses him of being an actor.
On the auspicious occasion of the towry inferno's 66th birthday on Oct 11, we hit the rewind button to flashback on Amitabh Bachchan's four decades as Shahenshah of Bollywood!
Do the “Art-Wallahs” have a superiority complex, project “attitude” and believe they are God’s chosen ones to further the cause of meaningful cinema?
“My Life has been rich, exciting, colourful, fulfilling and multi-layered.”
In this exclusive interview, Gulzar airs his personal views on why poets need not always look and behave like love-lorn losers, why today's music and music-makers should not be summarily dismissed and why women film-makers have their own special space in Bollywood....
Lucky is the man who has not lived in someone else's Empire at some point in history.
No sex please, we are Indians!
Now you too can star in a blockbuster movie
A.R Rahman says his voice carries with it the fragrance of India's soil. The reclusive actor Amir Khan considers it to be the most complete