September 19, 2022 10:42 am
Sunny Deol spoke about how box-office numbers are unaffected by film reviews. The actor will next be seen in the movie Chup: Revenge of the Artist.
August 07, 2022 8:30 am
In today's installment of our weekly special, we look back at Geeta Dutt-crooned Jaane Kya Tune Kahi, from Guru Dutt directorial Pyaasa.
August 01, 2022 2:03 pm
On her birth anniversary, here is a look at the queer politics of Meena Kumari's star persona and two of her seminal performances - Kamal Amrohi's Pakeezah and Guru Dutt's Saheb Bibi Aur Ghulam.
July 10, 2022 8:57 am
On Guru Dutt's 97th birth anniversary, here's revisiting the time when Dutt felt like he had been let out of prison while making Pyaasa.
April 30, 2022 4:18 pm
Khinvraj Jangid writes: Filmmakers like Raj Kapoor and Guru Dutt who made films promoting egalitarianism, universalism and peace were agents of India's soft power
March 30, 2022 1:55 pm
Guru Dutt's son once recalled why his parents Guru Dutt and Geeta Dutt's marriage disintegrated.
September 24, 2021 4:04 pm
Discover restaurants that have survived the test of time, explore the legendary Dutt’s relationships with various filmmakers and poets or attend the Lonavala International Film Festival virtually
July 10, 2021 8:52 am
The maker of iconic Pyaasa and Kaagaz Ke Phool died when he was only 39. Though he made few films and according to many accounts, led a depressed life he continues to intrigue decades after his death.
July 09, 2021 10:03 am
Kaagaz Ke Phool was released during a period that many film historians call the ‘golden age of Indian cinema.’ Its plot gives a realistic picture of what the Indian film scene looked like back in the 1950s.
June 20, 2021 8:27 am
Starring Guru Dutt, Mala Sinha and Waheeda Rehman, Dutt's 1957 film Pyaasa examines the eternal question that humans have always had - 'What is the meaning of life?'.
July 06, 2022 1:15 pm
From Guru Dutt to Zoya Akhtar, Indian film-makers have never shied away from making sumptuous and personal odes to the circus of our film industry. Here are 10 must-see films about film-making.
April 02, 2016 7:36 am
Balika Vadhu actor Pratyusha Banerjee, Jiah Khan, Parveen Babi - Take a look at the actors who committed suicide.
December 11, 2015 9:04 am
There are some pairings in Hindi cinema including Shah Rukh Khan- Kajol, Salman Khan-Katrina Kaif, Dilip Kumar Madhubala, Hema Malini-Dharmendra, that struck a chord with audiences and stayed with them after all these years. Here’s a look at Bollywood's golden couples onscreen.
October 18, 2014 12:17 pm
We look at some yesteryear actors whose inspiring and controversial life can be put down to be made a movie.