Sunday, Nov 27, 2022

danny boyle


When Ang Lee threw shade at Slumdog Millionaire, said, 'It is unfair to show darker side of India'

October 23, 2022 8:24 am

Life of Pi director Ang Lee said in an old interview that he wanted to show the 'real India' in the film, and appeared to take a dig at Danny Boyle's Slumdog Millionaire, which was accused of being poverty porn.

When Amitabh Bachchan had to apologise to Danny Boyle after blogging about Slumdog Millionaire's controversial portrayal of India

October 20, 2022 8:04 am

Without even appearing in the film, Amitabh Bachchan has many connections to Slumdog Millionaire. But did you know that he once had to apologise to Danny Boyle after being accused of badmouthing the film?

Aitraaz's one-take song featuring Akshay Kumar, Priyanka Chopra impressed Danny Boyle: 'He saw this and contacted...'

September 18, 2022 9:04 am

Abbas-Mustan recalled how they shot a one-take song for the Akshay Kumar-Priyanka Chopra-starrer Aitraaz. The song even impressed Danny Boyle.

Gauahar Khan says she lost Slumdog Millionaire role because she was 'too good-looking', claims Danny Boyle called her a 'fantastic actor'

July 01, 2022 11:55 am

Gauahar Khan said in an interview that Danny Boyle was impressed with her auditions for Slumdog Millionaire, but couldn't cast her in the film because she didn't look like someone from the slums. He also could not believe that she has trained in India.

Yesterday movie review: A breezy watch

July 12, 2019 4:19 pm

Yesterday movie review: Richard Curtis and co-writer Jack Barth keep the film light, easy and fun, with of course great music to keep it all rolling.

Yesterday director Danny Boyle: Where better to go for a love story than The Beatles?

July 12, 2019 11:23 am

Danny Boyle directed Yesterday releases in India on July 12. The film stars Himesh Patel, Lily James, Ed Sheeran and Kate McKinnon.

The long and winding road to Yesterday, a film full of Beatles music

June 29, 2019 8:09 pm

Yesterday is not a biography of the Fab Four; it is a fanciful tribute to their work and its lasting power, and while it burnishes their reputation, it is also a project that helps new versions of their music reach audiences that have become overly accustomed to the original recordings.

I am not cut out for franchise films: Danny Boyle

June 19, 2019 1:30 pm

Danny Boyle had in August last year dropped out of Bond 25 along with his frequent collaborator, screenwriter John Hodge over "creative differences" with the producers.

Flashback Friday: When Shah Rukh Khan refused to do Danny Boyle's Slumdog Millionaire

February 15, 2019 6:42 pm

Director Danny Boyle had initially offered the role of quiz master Prem Kumar to Shah Rukh Khan, played by Anil Kapoor later. Here is the entire story.

Yesterday trailer: Danny Boyle's next is about a world without The Beatles

February 14, 2019 5:19 pm

The lead role of Jack Malik is being played by Himesh Patel. The film also stars Lily James and Kate McKinnon. We can also see cameos by Ed Sheeran and James Corden in the trailer.