Ranjib Mazumder

Articles By Ranjib Mazumder

Year 2014 of movies: The Good, The Bad and The Ridiculous

Year 2014 - sift through the movie moments that linger and the ones we want to banish.

The Dirty hit picture

Is Hindi cinema finally embracing its sexual side as a top star endorses a condom brand and kissing becomes the new hugging

Sunny Leone’s ‘Ragini MMS 2’ introduces new trend of ‘horrrex’ films in India?

Is Hindi cinema finally embracing its sexual side as a top star endorses a condom brand and kissing becomes the new hugging.

Bringing Up Baby

Director Nitin Kakkar recounts the tale of making and releasing his National Award winning debut Filmistaan.

India saw a record breaking opening of ‘The Amazing Spider-Man 2’

With the record breaking opening of The Amazing Spider-Man 2 in India, has Bollywood started feeling the heat?

On the sets: With Apurva Asrani

Film editor Apurva Asrani talks about his journey into the films and choices that have shaped him as an individual.

Sidharth Malhotra, Anushka Sharma in ‘Priceless’ remake

Bollywood is experiencing a flood of official remakes all of a sudden. Is this a change in mindset or is it the fear of being caught?

Swara Bhaskar: I always knew I would never be launched with Salman Khan

Swara Bhaskar on her career post Raanjhanaa’s Bindiya and her insecurities and struggles.

‘Ram-Leela’ actor Gulshan Devaiah plays a sex addict in ‘Hunter’

Actor Gulshan Devaiah on playing a sex addict in Hunter.

I prefer human dramas, can’t connect with or understand sci-fi: ‘Queen’ writer Parvez Shaikh

Parveez Shaikh, co-writer of Queen on his affinity for real stories, aversion for sci-fi and his misunderstood debut.

Celebrating the 20th anniversary of Aamir, Salman’s madcap ‘Andaz Apna Apna’

The film is 20 years old, still it effortlessly finds its way into one’s daily life.

Saqib Saleem on the happiness of not being a star son

Saqib Saleem refreshingly belongs to the new breed of actors who understands that the medium of filmmaking is owned by the director.

Haider,Happy New Year: Movies to watch out for in year 2014

Haider,Happy New Year,PK - PLAY looks ahead for the movies to watch out for in year 2014.

Spare us in 2014: Film trends we would not like to see this year

We already know what’s in store for us with the expected releases in 2014.

Raanjhanaa,The Lunchbox: Bollywood’s 2013 refresher course

It was a year of great learning. Here's what Ranjib Mazumder learnt at the movies

Out of Africa

It takes the highest budget in Bengali cinema to bring Bibhutibhushan Bandyopadhyay’s novel,Chander Pahar,to the big screen

From Ramp to Boot Camp

Nisha Pahuja’s documentary The World Before Her catches Indian women in a study of contradictions

Mahanagar@ 50

Mahanagar (The Big City) — Satyajit Ray’s insightful and intimate portrait of a lower middle-class family in the ‘50s Calcutta — turns 50. We celebrate the masterpiece with a filmmaker,a writer and the actress who brought alive the classic

Talking Numbers

Gossip is passe. It’s the box-office collection that has taken over as the topic to discuss and tweet about

People are discussing Chennai Express more than the soaring onion prices

Chennai Express and its stupendous box-office numbers are something everyone wants to know.