65Th National Awards: Vinod Khanna And Sridevi Honored Posthumously; Full List Of Winners

The most-prestigious and inclusive film award of the country, the National Award, just announced its list of winners for 2018 (rewarding outstanding accomplishment in the field of Indian cinema for the year, 2017). Both Vinod Khanna and Sridevi were honored posthumously – the former with the Dadasaheb Phalke Award for lifetime achievement while the latter […]

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Baahubali 2, Jolly Llb 2, And Newton To Be Screened At Iffi 2017

The 48th International Film Festival of India is around the corner, and as usual, the excitement is palpable. The selection of films to be screened at the festival is being finalized, with a good mix of mainstream and art cinema making the cut. Among mainstream movies, Baahubali 2 and Jolly LLB 2 have made the […]

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Newton Emerges Victorious Over Bhoomi And Haseena Parkar On Day 4 At Box Office

Newton, a Rajkummar Rao starrer film, came as a surprise package at the box office and raked in very good numbers over the weekend. On the other hand, Sanjay Dutt’s Bhoomi and Shraddha Kapoor’s Haseena Parkar proved to be complete duds as they failed to set the cash register ringing. On Monday, which is 4th […]

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Newton Leaves Behind Bhoomi And Haseena Parkar On Day 3 At The Box Office

Rajkummar Rao starrer Newton, which is the Indian entry to the Oscars this year, is having a unbelievably good run at the Box Office. The film opened to an average opening figure of 96 lakhs, but has been growing from strength to strength. On the other hand, Sanjay Dutt’s Bhoomi and Shraddha Kapoor’s Haseena Parkar […]

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Here’S Why Rajkummar Rao Starrer Newton Is The Perfect Choice For Oscar Awards

Cinema is not always about foolish masala entertainment and about crores it earns. For everyone to realize this fact, films like Newton should be made again and again. Rajkummar Rao starrer Newton, which is a political satire on elections in India, excels in every frame. A very carefully crafted, well-thought of and well researched script […]

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Newton Beats Haseena Parkar And Bhoomi On Day 2 At The Domestic Box Office

Indian audience is becoming more aware and discerning about the movies they watch, and Day 2 collections of this week’s Bollywood releases is the proof of that. On Friday, Sanjay Dutt’s Bhoomi, Shraddha Kapoor’s Haseena Parkar and Rajkummar Rao starrer Newton released. While Bhoomi opened across 1894 screens in India, it collected 2.25 cr on […]

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Newton Fares Better Than Bhoomi And Haseena Parkar At The Box Office

Last week, Farhan Akhtar starrer Lucknow Central and Kangana Ranaur Simran sank at the Box Office and looks like this week’s major releases, Sanjay Dutt’s comeback film Bhoomi and Shraddha Kapoor starrer Haseena Parkar, are headed the same way. Omung Kumar’s directorial, Bhoomi, is a rape revenge drama which stars Sanjay Dutt and Aditi Rao […]

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Rajkummar Rao Starrer Newton Is India’s Official Entry To The Oscar Awards

Newton is a black comedy film which comments on India’s election system. This political satire features Rajkummar Rao as a dutiful election officer determined to hold polls in a troubled part of Chhattisgarh. The film is released in theatres today and has garnered positive response from the critics. Rajkummar’s performance is being praised by everyone […]

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Newton Review: Noble Intentions That Are Lost In Translation

We keep talking about how Indian cinema needs new and fresh subjects, but one thing that remains constant is that the audience still goes to the theater to be entertained. You could have the most-enlightening or topical subject on your hand, but if it doesn’t entertain moviegoers or, at least, keep them hooked through an […]

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