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'I Love NY': This New Year is outdated

‘I Love NY’: This New Year is outdated

‘I Love NY’: This New Year is outdated

Film: “I Love NY”; Language: Hindi; Cast: Sunny Deol, KanganaRanaut, Prem Chopra, Tannishtha Chatterjee, NavinChowdhry; Directors: Radhika Rao and Vinay Sapru; Rating: ** A commitment phobic bachelor, Randhir Singh (Sunny Deol) who is a banker in Chicago, is fed up of his humdrum life and decides to settle down in matrimony with Riya (Tannishtha Chatterjee),

Never a dull moment in ‘Vicky Donor’

“Vicky Donor” is an original and thoroughly engaging Bollywood comedy. The director of this movie has picked up a pertinent issue and converted it into a perky precocious and endearing romantic comedy. Indeed “Vicky Donor” is suffused with delectable plus points, not the least of them being debutant Ayushmann Khurana who seems to be born

Farah delighted to be one of 100 most promising directors

Choreographer-filmmaker Farah Khan cannot believe she has been handpicked as one of the 100 most promising emerging new directorial talent in the world in a film anthology entitled “Take 100: The Future Of Film: 100 New Directors”. “I am just toooo toooo happy. In our country, we don’t value talent until it gets endorsed from

‘Murder2’ is dark & Vile: Jacqueline Fernandez

After working in two light hearted affairs ”Aladin”, ”Jaane Kahan Se Aayi Hai” and an item number (Dhanno), Bollywood actress Jacqueline Fernandez is now stepping onto the darker side with ”Murder 2”. Working with the Bhatts for the first time in the sequel to the 2004 film, Jacqueline has steered clear from being her bubbly

Aamir Khan goes bold with ‘Delhi Belly’

Mr Perfectionist Aamir Khan is known for making family entertainers a la “Lagaan” and “Taare Zameen Par”. The actor has, however, gone in for an image change this time with the bold “Delhi Belly” that releases this Friday alongside Amitabh Bachchan’s “Bbuddah…Hoga Teraa Baap”. The film, made at a budget of approximately Rs.30 crore, is

Lack of freshness in ‘Always Kabhi Kabhi’ album (Music Review)

Film: “Always Kabhi Kabhi”; Music Directors: Pritam Chakroborty, Ashish Rego and Shree D; Singers: Bhaven Dhanak, Sanah Moidutty, Harmeet Singh, Benny Dayal, Apeksha Dandekar, Roshan Abbas, Suhail Kaul, Ishq Bector, Sunidhi Chauhan, Shaan, Aditi Singh Sharma, Naresh Iyer, Shefali Alvaris, Shafqat Amanat Ali, KK, Anupam Amod and Vinnie Hutton; Rating: **1/2 With “Always Kabhi Kabhi”,

‘Kashmakash’ mundane remake of Tagore novel (Movie Review – Rating: ***)

Film: “Kashmakash”; Cast: Prosenjit, Jishu Sengupta, Raima Sen, Riya Sen; Director: Rituparno Ghosh; Rating; *** How does one go about adapting a popular Rabindranath Tagore novel that’s filled with melodramatic coincidences without making it look like a distant cousin of a Hindi potboiler written by Gulshan Nanda rather than Tagore? Ghosh has earlier done a