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Cafe Madras rings in 75th anniversary with 1940 rates

The popular items on the menu in 1940 were idli, upma and the Madras Cafe filter coffee which has truly stood the test of time.

Bengali film industry improving, says Arijit Dutta

Actor Arijit Dutta says more Bengali films are being made now and there has been an improvement in the industry.


Shoojit Sircar honoured in hometown

Filmmaker Shoojit Sircar was honoured at the Sera Bangali 2014 event here with the best director award.

‘Madras Café’ sound designer on the art and craft of auditory imagery

National Award-winning sound engineer Bishwadeep Chatterjee on the art and craft of auditory imagery.

Amit Sadh's '10 Janpath', biopic on Kargil war hero shelved?

Amit Sadh reveals that he has no idea about the status of '10 Janpath'.

20th Annual Life OK Screen Awards/ Winners

Ramnath Goenka Memorial Award For Excellence in Cinema Madras Cafe With his first directorial Yahaan (2005), Shoojit Sircar inked his profile as a film-maker who believes in creating a healthy dialogue through the medium of cinema. While Yahaan dealt with Kashmiri insurgency, the film won the Indian Competition Special Jury Award at Osian’s Cinefan Festival […]


20th Annual Life OK Screen Awards/ Viewpoint

Noteworthy Chairman and Managing Director, The Express Group, Viveck Goenka, on the qualities that qualify a film for the Ramnath Goenka Memorial Award for Excellence in Cinema As all of you are aware, every year, the editors of The Express Group select one film for the Ramnath Goenka Memorial Award for Excellence in Cinema Award. […]

Hansal Mehta accuses censor board of double standards

Hansal Mehta has accused censor board of discrimination against his film.

'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' and 'Ram-Leela' dominate awards night

The latest heartthrob of India’s teens, Varun Dhawan, made an entry on a time machine.

The stories in nominations

The year 2013 saw the audience lapping up films of all scales and genres.