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If Shah Rukh Khan was your professor….
Tue, Aug 01, 2017

If Shah Rukh Khan was your professor, he'd stay in touch with you. He'd share his contact details and ask you to tell him if you face any problem or just want to ring him and say hello. Years later, when you would be busy with your soul-crushing job, you will miss him and his words.

Game of Thrones season 7 episode 3: Here’s why Cersei is already a hero despite her growing evil
Mon, Jul 31, 2017

Game of Thrones season 7 episode 3: Jon Snow and Daenerys Targaryen can wait to find their heroism. But we just realised that Cersei may have been the hero and a true survivor of Game of Thrones all along. It just that, we didn't notice it while she wormed her way to retain the seat of power.

Game of Thrones Season 7 Episode 3 recap: Cersei takes revenge for daughter Myrcella’s death, Olenna Tyrell dies but with one last victory
Mon, Jul 31, 2017

Game of Thrones Season 7 Episode 3 recap: Jon Snow and Daenerys Targaryen finally meet. Cersei Lannister took the revenge of the death of her only daughter Myrcella. And Olenna Tyrell died but not without confessing to Jamie that she had killed king Joffrey. Here’s how things unfolded.

Dear Arjun Kapoor, please revisit these five films of Anil Kapoor who has outshined you in Mubarakan
Sun, Jul 30, 2017

Arjun Kapoor and Anil Kapoor belong to two different generations. They are bound to be different in terms of style. A look at Mubarakan will tell how desperately we need natural actors. Let's have a quick glance at some of the comedy films of Anil Kapoor where he didn't need chartbusters or swag to thrust his stardom on us.

Game of Thrones season 7 episode 2: Euron Greyjoy steals the show, Theon leaves us shocked and other top highlights
Tue, Jul 25, 2017

Game of Thrones season 7 episode 2: Besides one long scene at the end that comes as a surprise, the episode was more about mind games. It was also a commentary on politics and questioned the motive behind power. Here're the top highlights.

Kangana Ranaut just introduced five new ‘words’ to Bollywood, and ‘nepotism’ isn’t one of them
Sat, Jul 22, 2017

Kangana Ranaut open letter on nepotism: The actor has single-handedly taken this debate beyond nepotism and has introduced some new words to Bollywood. Here's a quick look at these new no-nonsense words that Bollywood will need some time to learn and bring into their daily vernacular:

Jab Harry Met Sejal trailer: Five reasons why this Shah Rukh Khan film is not another cringe-worthy romantic flick
Sat, Jul 22, 2017

Jab Harry Met Sejal trailer: If you haven't noticed the vacuum of romance in Hindi films lately, probably you were too busy. That's why Shah Rukh Khan and Anushka Sharma film is a relief amid a plethora of loud, tacky Bollywood romantic films. Here are five reasons why the film is not another regular romance.

Game of Thrones Season 7 Episode 1 highlights: Arya Stark to Daenerys Targaryen, 10 things that took our breath away
Mon, Jul 17, 2017

Game of Thrones Season 7 Episode 1 Highlights: The first episode belonged to the women of GoT. Arya, Sansa, Cersei, and Daenerys were, as usual, a delight to watch. If you have missed out on the first episode, don’t worry. We bring you the top 10 highlights of the show:

Jagga Jasoos box office collection day 3: Ranbir Kapoor film earns Rs 33.17 crores
Mon, Jul 17, 2017

Jagga Jasoos box office collection day 3: The film rides high on adventure and Disney's characteristic feel-good content. Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif's star power have propelled the film in right direction. The film has earned Rs 33.17 crores at the box office.

Was Game of Thrones always destined to become a safe, predictable and conventional show?
Sun, Jul 16, 2017

Like any other show, Game of Thrones has become more interested in manipulating audience rather than toying with storyline or characters. And it's also well-aware about our restlessness to know - who will sit on the Iron Throne. Will Game of Thrones season 7 surprise us?

Jagga Jasoos: Ranbir Kapoor film is a beautiful failure that Bollywood should commit more often
Sat, Jul 15, 2017

Jagga Jasoos: If you are someone who hopes to find a novel idea or at least an intention to attempt something new in a film but are continually disappointed by Bollywood's treatment, Jagga Jasoos doesn't leave you disappointed. It just leaves you a little dissatisfied.

Jagga Jasoos box office collection day 1: Ranbir Kapoor-Katrina Kaif film collects Rs 8.57 crore
Sat, Jul 15, 2017

Jagga Jasoos box office collection day 1: Ranbir Kapoor film opened to 25-30% occupancy in morning shows reflecting a decent start. However, the film has garnered positive feedback from kids. Made on a staggering budget of Rs 110 crore, the film will have to do really well to recover its production cost.

Game of Thrones season 6 recap: Feeling guilty of not remembering everything? Here’s all that happened
Thu, Jul 13, 2017

Game of Thrones season 6 recap: We have tried to sum up each episode in less than four sentences ( except the last episode). So by the time you have gone through this article, you are ready to dive into season 7 with a new-found confidence. So here’s a quick summary of last season.

Here’s why we prefer Ranbir Kapoor-Deepika Padukone’s sparkling chemistry over Ranbir Kapoor-Katrina Kaif’s cold vibes
Tue, Jul 11, 2017

All Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif have been able to do is confuse the audience with doling out small doses of their love-hate relationship. For one thing, they can't seem to decide their mind. Their new-found vibe suggests that they were forced to promote Jagga Jasoos.

On Guru Dutt’s birth anniversary: How a 1957 film ‘Pyaasa’ still speaks to you
Sun, Jul 09, 2017

On Guru Dutt’s birth anniversary: Long before La La Land and Rockstar, Guru Dutt's Pyaasa that's also listed in TIME's top 100 movies explored similar themes. The film is intellectually stimulating even today. Watching it in 2017 can be a tedious task, given the film's slow pace. But it's nevertheless impactful.

MOM box office collection day 2: Sridevi’s thriller saw a massive growth, collects Rs 5.08 cr
Sun, Jul 09, 2017

MOM box office collection day 2: Though initially Spider-man Homecoming trumped MOM on day 1 collections, looks like Sridevi's film is back on track as it saw a massive growth according to the multiplex bookings for Saturday and Sunday. The film collected Rs 5.08 crores on Saturday.

Boman Irani on Sanjay Dutt biopic: There are certain stories only Rajkumar Hirani can tell
Fri, Jul 07, 2017

Boman Irani has got a couple of projects lined up including Sanjay Dutt biopic starring Ranbir Kapoor. He will play a crucial role in John Abraham's Parmanu. Boman who has had a long association with Rajkumari Hirani spoke to indianexpress.com about his role. Below are some excerpts from the interview:

Jab Harry Met Sejal: We don’t mind seeing 51-year-old Shah Rukh Khan play a lover boy. Here is why
Tue, Jul 04, 2017

Jab Harry Met Sejal: It's not about Shah Rukh Khan not repeating his old antics that has made us sit and take notice. It is his new 'romantic' energy and tone in Jab Harry Met Sejal co-starring Anushka Sharma that has piqued our curiosity. Let's not raise our hopes just now.

Tubelight box office collection day 10: Salman Khan film collects Rs 110.07 crore
Mon, Jul 03, 2017

Tubelight box office collection day 10: Considering how Salman Khan's films perform during on Eid, distributors have paid a titanic sum for film's theatrical rights. Given film's average show at the box office, distributors will not be able to make the profit.

Guest Iin London actor Kartik Aaryan: It’s wrong to glamourise one’s struggle
Sun, Jul 02, 2017

Kartik Aaryan is gearing up for his latest release Guest Iin London co-starring Paresh Rawal. The actor who became an overnight sensation with his debut film Pyaar Ka Punchnama opened up about his life and career during a telephonic conversation with indianexpress.com.

Randeep Hooda on Faridabad lynching of teen: Mob violence is wrong but it should not be community coloured
Tue, Jun 27, 2017

Randeep Hooda was in the city to promote Kuldeep Ruhil's documentary film, Cheer Haran, which is based on Jat agitation in Haryana. Randeep who belongs to Haryana was asked to comment on an incident where a teenager was killed on a local train after he was allegedly called "beef-eater".

Daddy song Eid Mubarak: Arjun Rampal song keeps it real, watch video
Mon, Jun 26, 2017

Daddy song Eid Mubarak: Arjun Rampal's song is a refreshing take on how Muslim families in some cities celebrate the festival. Based on the life of gangster Arun Gawli, the film visits the underbelly of crime in Mumbai. The song also has a unique aesthetic quality to it.

Tubelight: Salman Khan tries to act but does he succeed?
Sat, Jun 24, 2017

Unfortunately, Tubelight doesn’t have many scenes that push Salman Khan to put his best show on the table. There are few scenes when the actor in Salman resurfaces and shines. A wafer-thin plot fails Salman Khan in Tubelight. Can he afford the risk again?

Tubelight box office collection day 1: Salman Khan film collects Rs 21.15 cr
Tue, Jun 27, 2017

Tubelight box office collection day 1: Salman Khan film might have not received the love of the critics as expected, it however opened to a positive response from fans across North India. The Kabir Khan film collected Rs 21.15 crore on Friday, with some areas registering as high as 60-70% occupancy in the morning shows.

Jagga Jasoos song Jhumritalaiyya: This Ranbir Kapoor, Katrina Kaif song is their best yet, watch video
Fri, Jun 23, 2017

Jagga Jasoos song Jhumritalaiyya: Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif are seen goofing around and you can smell attraction in the air. We see Ranbir and Katrina taking a journey together through the wild beauty that is Darjeeling. There is a charming innocence to their world.

Saqib Saleem’s short film Aamad is a tonic for those who never understood their strict fathers, watch video
Mon, Jun 19, 2017

Saqib Saleem's short film 'Aamad' celebrates Father's Day, apart from raising a lot of questions. It's not essentially about answering them, but the story of a reunion of a father and son which transcends beyond frail human bonding.

Bank Chor box office collection day 3: Riteish Deshmukh film collects Rs 4.34 crore
Mon, Jun 19, 2017

Bank Chor box office collection day 3: The audience which was expecting a light-hearted, comedy film from Bank Chor is visibly not interested as the film kept ticket buyers away during the first two days. Bank Chor couldn't add much to its kitty on Sunday as well.

Toilet Ek Prem Katha trailer breakdown: What saves Akshay Kumar film from becoming PM Modi’s Clean India advertisement?
Mon, Jun 12, 2017

Toilet Ek Prem Katha trailer breakdown: Even if the film does promote the campaign at some level, it should offer it without thrusting it in our face. How much Akshay Kumar film will turn out be an advertisement for PM Modi's pet project?

Who is Gal Gadot? A photo profile of real life Wonder Woman, from an army girl to Hollywood’s sweetheart
Mon, Jun 12, 2017

For Gal Gadot, playing Diana Prince in Wonder Woman was a sure shot ticket to fame and money and now she is a household name in America. Her personal life has taken the centre-stage and these small details about her life give us a glimpse on what make Gal a real life Wonder Woman.

Diljit Dosanjh on stereotyping of Punjabis in Bollywood: Everyone has a freedom to depict a subject
Sat, Jun 10, 2017

Diljit Dosanjh who will next be seen in a Punjabi film Super Singh seemed unaware of his new-found stardom during a media interaction here. Diljit thinks that his last film Phillauri was Anushka Sharma's film and he had a small role.

Raabta box office collection day 2: Sushant Singh Rajput film collects Rs 10.72 crore, to suffer due to India vs South Africa match today?
Mon, Jun 12, 2017

Raabta box office collection day 2: After receiving a lukewarm response on the first day, Sushant Singh Rajput and Kriti Sanon starrer is headed into choppy waters. The poorly-reviewed film failed to pick up on the first day and might not be able to form a positive public opinion in the coming days.

Wonder Woman: Gal Gadot, Chris Pine film is a great romance shrouded as superhero movie
Sat, Jun 10, 2017

Wonder Woman: The romance between Chris Pine and Gal Gadot harks back to the old school of Hollywood. There is a world of Casablanca, Roman Holiday and even a Pretty Woman you could easily stumble on in Wonder Woman.

Watch: Black Panther first trailer takes you to the intense, dark world of Wakanda
Sat, Jun 10, 2017

Black Panther first trailer: The trailer sets out with Everett K. Ross (Martin Freeman) and Ulysses Klaw (Andy Serkis) discussing the mysterious land of Wakanda. Ulysses Klaw, Avengers: Age of Ultron smuggler, enlightens Everett about Wakanda.

House of Cards season 5 review: The Underwoods are more powerful, but do we care anymore?
Sat, Jun 10, 2017

House of Cards season 5 review: Frank and Claire, during early seasons, were a joy to watch as writers didn’t shy from showing their vulnerabilities and strengths in the face of impending difficulties. With their acting talent, Kevin Spacey and Robin Wright hold your attention, but you know they can be better.

Munna Michael trailer watch video: It’s all about Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s ‘Gandi Baat’, Tiger Shroff’s ‘Michael’ act can wait
Mon, Jun 05, 2017

Munna Michael trailer: Of course, Tiger Shroff swags through the entire video, does his usual action, dance sequences with a bit of dialogue-baazi here and there, but Tiger will still have to learn how to be a show-stealer. It is Nawazuddin Siddiqui who lifts our hopes and saves this trailer.

Ram Gopal Varma’s short film Meri Beti Sunny Leone Banna Chaahti Hai explains why sexuality is one’s own property. Watch video
Sun, Jun 04, 2017

Ram Gopal Varma's first short film 'Meri Beti SUNNY LEONE Banna Chaahti Hai' sheds some new light on Sunny Leone and it isn't exactly a glorification. The short film which is out on YouTube deals with questions that some may find too uncomfortable.