Movies

Bollywood films head for Cannes Film Market

MUMBAI: This year‘s Cannes Film Festival, due to be held from 13 to 24 May, will have hordes of Bollywood films to be showcased.

Films like Aladin, Kites and What‘s your Rashee are among the prominent ones to be showcased at the Cannes Film Market.

Eros is promoting Saif Ali Khan‘s first home production Love Aajkal and Amitabh Bachchan


starrer Aladin. Both the films are Eros co-productions and the company is distributing them worldwide.

UTV Motion Pictures will unveil its slate for 2009-10 to international distributors. What‘s Your Rashee, directed by Ashutosh Gowariker with Priyanka Chopra and Harman Baweja in lead roles, is a romantic comedy which will see Priyanka playing 12 roles.

Other UTV films include the animated features Arjun - The Warrior Prince directed by Arnab Chaudhari and Alibaba and the 41 thieves directed by Soumitra Ranade. Other films from the UTV stable include Paan Singh Tomar, directed by Tigmanshu Dhulia, a biopic with Imran Khan and Mahie Gill in the lead roles.

Big Pictures will unveil the first look of ‘Kites‘ starring Hrithik Roshan, Barbara Mori and Kangana Ranaut and 17 of its art house films directed by Rituparno Ghosh and Amol Palekar among others.

Aage Se Right, directed by Indrajit Nattoji with Shreyas Talpade and Kay Kay Menon in the lead roles, Hook Ya Crook directed by David Dhawan with John Abraham and Genelia D‘Souza and Main Aur Mrs Khann directed by Prem Soni starring Salman Khan and Kareena Kapoor, will also be shown on the occasion.
Kaminey, directed by Vishal Bharadwaj starring Priyanka Chopra and Shahid Kapur, Rajneeti directed by Prakash Jha, Dharma Productions‘ Wake up Sid directed by Ayan Mukherjee starring Ranbir Kapoor, Konkana Sen Sharma and Rensil D‘Silva‘s untitled venture with Kareena Kapoor and Saif Ali Khan will also be showcased at the Film Market.

Apart from marketing its forthcoming films, UTV is also focusing on non-traditional European, South East Asian and Latin American markets for their earlier films like Jodhaa Akbar, Taare Zameen Par, Swades, Delhi 6, Dev D, Rang De Basanti, A Wednesday, Welcome to Sajjanpur and Fashion.

Latest Reads

http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/04/28/bhaubali2.jpg?itok=VlaAyJ5-
Baahubali 2: The Conclusion -- Spectacular!

Baahubali 2: The Conclusion is a sort of prequel as well as the sequel to the earlier film, Baahubali: The Beginning, the epic fiction fantasy. In that, this film lets the viewer into some of the unrevealed parts of the earlier saga including the general curiosity about, why did Katappa kill...

Movies Hindi
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/04/29/Cinepolis.jpg?itok=PlmuJC3p
With Ghaziabad multiplex, Cinepolis crosses 300 screens

NEW DELHI: With the opening of the 10-screen multiplex in Ghaziabad, Cinépolis crossed the 300 milestone India, with the total screen count now standing at 303 screens. Caiming to be India’s first International and the world’s fourth largest movie theatre circuit, Cinépolis has opened the ten...

Movies Hindi
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/04/28/miraj.jpg?itok=jpDicZzx
Miraj Cinemas adds four multiplexes in 15 days, inches closer to '100' plan

Miraj Cinemas has strengthened its position in Punjab, Gujarat and Delhi NCR by adding four multiplexes with 13 screens in a record time of just 15 days. With this addition, Miraj Cinemas has now secured 77 screens across India.

Movies Hindi
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/04/26/Cannes_1.jpg?itok=wnOU24ow
Cannes jury to have nine members headed by Pedro Almodovar

NEW DELHI: The renowned American actor and producer Will Smith and famous French composer Gabriel Yared are among the members of the jury for the 70th Festival de Cannes under the presidency of Spanish director, screenwriter and producer Pedro Almodóvar. The Jury will be made up of eight key...

Movies International
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/04/24/noor%20%281%29.jpg?itok=QoA11S32
Sequels & the need to cash in on previous successes

The film industry is going through its worst period in a long time. Nothing seems to be working as film after films flop losing almost total investments. This, when private investors are staging a comeback to invest in film distribution business as the big houses have curtailed their activities.

Movies Hindi
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/04/24/newton.jpg?itok=pk4idYkH
Newton wins HK jury prize for intelligent presentation of political situation

MUMBAI: After impressing the audience and critics alike at the 67th Berlin International Film Festival 2017 where Newton made its world premiere and also won the CICAE Art Cinema Award, Drishyam Film’s upcoming film is now making waves at its Asia premiere in Hong Kong. The film produced by Manish...

Movies International
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/04/22/Payal-Kapadia_0.jpg?itok=RVfBiQVY
Cannes: Thurman to preside over Un Certain Regard Jury, Indian 'Afternoon Clouds' in shortlist

American actress Uma Thurman will preside over the Un Certain Regard jury of the 69th Cannes Film Festival next month.

Movies International
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/04/21/noor%20%281%29.jpg?itok=AsY_F_na
Noor...Insipid...

Noor is based on a book by the Pakistani journalist- writer Saba Imtiaz, ‘Karachi, You Are Killing Me!’ The book in itself does not really tell a story, it is more like a diary of a journalist of day-to-day experiences and adventures along with a bit of her personal life.

Movies Hindi
http://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/drupal7.indiantelevision.co.in/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2017/04/19/Macbeth.jpg?itok=MgGdmOj-
Macbeth on 23 April: Sony Le Plex HD remembers the Bard

MUMBAI: “Be not afraid of greatness: some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them,” said Shakespeare (the Bard of Avon). Legends never die. One such legend is William Shakespeare. An English poet, playwright, and actor, he passed away 400 years ago, but his...

Movies Hollywood

Latest News

Load More

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories