There are movies that often scare the audience either with the music or with jump scares. Drawing examples from the movies Insedeous or The Conjuring, the audiences are now well aware of how a movie generally works. Filmmakers are becoming more and more mundane with the way they approach the movie. But, here is a movie that breaks all the odds and puts out a brilliant story with all the horror elements in place. RangiTaranga, a Kannada movie which released recently has won the hearts of a lot of people across the world. Not only does it capture the horror essence, but gives an innate feel. The new wave around it will leave you feeling haunted. The good part about the movie is that, it doesn’t stick to just one genre. The director, Anup Bhandari, has played with different genres to suit the screenplay and storyline. While the genre, horror, can sometimes backstab in the box office collection, Rangitaranaga gets a thumbs up from all the critics as well as from the audience.
Talented young director made his Bollywood debut long back but he has scored his first blockbuster with Aashiqui 2 and after that he has surprised everyone with Ek Villan which minted huge money at the box-office. Now he is back with his latest flick Hamari Adhuri Kahani and the movie is gearing up for release soon. Emraan Hashmi, Vidya Balan and Rajkumar Rao played the lead roles in this love story and the theatrical trailer of the movie has been released today. Emraan Hashmi who has been struggling for a right commercial hit from sometime is very confident on the movie. The theatrical trailer has been terrific and it clearly shows the magic of Mohit Suri. This painful love story has been penned by Mahesh Bhat and the dialogues have been written by Shagufta Rafiq. The movie is based on the love story of Mahesh Bhat’s parents which is quite surprising. The movie has completed the entire shoot and is now in post production. The movie has been produced by Mahesh Bhat and Mukesh Bhat on Vishesh Films along with Fox Star Studios. The run time of the film has been locked and is said to be 140 minutes. Hamari Adhuri Kahani will complete all the formalities and will release on June 12th all over the world.
Sexy actress Mallika Sherawat created sensation with her debut movie Murder which marked the entry of erotic films to Bollywood. She has done many glamorous roles in her career and is currently running low. Her recent flick Dirty Politics did not do well at the box-office. Mallika has recently revealed that she wants to be a part of Aamir Khan’s upcoming flick Dangal. She posted on her twitter page saying “Would love to be part of Dangal”. Mallika has no new movies in her kitty and she has been pinning hopes on the upcoming Aamir Khan’s flick. The news is that Mallika has been auditioned for the role of Aamir Khan’s wife in Dangal. The makers have not given any confirmation as of now about the movie and she has been eagerly waiting for the update. The pre production work of the movie has been wrapped up recently and the regular shoot of Dangal is expected to start from the third week of May. Aamir will be seen as a wrestler in the movie and he has made himself bulky for the film. Fatima Shaikh and Sanya Malhotra will play Aamir’s daughters in the movie and the makers have finalized them after a massive search. Nitesh Tiwari will direct the movie and more updates will be revealed soon.
Talented actor Arjun Kapoor made a promising debut with Ishaqzaade and he has done back to back movies. His films Gundey, 2 States and Finding Fanny have impressed the audience big time and he has received wide recognition all over. Though some of his movies like Aurangzeb and Tevar ended as debacles, Arjun has received decent response as an actor in Bollywood. After his last film Tevar ended as a flop, Arjun has taken gap from his busy schedule and spent some quality time with his family and friends. He is recently back to work and is currently listening to scripts. As per the latest update, award winning and critically acclaimed director R Balki who directed movies like Cheeni Kum, Paa and Shamitabh has narrated a script to Arjun recently. As per the update, Arjun has given his nod for the project which will be a love story with loads of entertainment. The pre production work of the movie is currently and the regular shoot of the movie will start from June. The movie will be produced by Boney Kapoor and R Balki. The other cast and crew are currently being finalized. More details to be revealed soon.
Sensational filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma is going to make his debut in Kannada film industry with “Killing Veerappan”. The film features Kannada super star son Shivrajkumar in the lead. The film will be launched in Bangalore on April 24 on occasion of late Rajkumar’s birth anniversary. Killing Veerappan’ film is based on the life of forest brigand Veerappan. Shiva Rajkumar is essaying the role of a police officer who leads the operation which results in the elimination of Veerappan. RGV revealed the first poster of the film recently and speaking to the media he said, “I have been immensely interested to do a film on Veerappan for years and I finally got the most perfect script, which I think will be the greatest portrayal of the phenomenon of Veerappan”. “The biggest hero for me is the man who killed the biggest villain Veerappan. So this is the actual untold and unknown true story of the man who killed Veerappan”, he added. It is a multilingual project and will also be made in Telugu, Tamil and Hindi. On April 24, the movie is going to compete with one more Kannada film featuring Rajkumar's son Puneeth Rajkumar and grandson Vinay Rajkumar.
Sushant Singh Rajput has been named as one of the promising actors after his recent releases PK and Detective Byomkesh Bakshy. He has completely shifted his focus to his next movie MS Dhoni : The Untold Story. The actor has been completely busy training himself for the movie and he has been taking time to shape himself for the character in the movie. While there is no update on the ambitious Shekhar Kapur directorial Paani which was supposed to be the star's next, Sushant has now signed a film producer Sajid Nadiadwala. Sources reveal that filmmaker Sajid Nadiadwala has roped in the young actor for one of his upcoming untitled projects after he was left impressed by his performance in Detective Byomkesh Bakshy. It is said to be a big budget romantic actioner and the details of the cast, director and modalities are being worked out. As of now, the final draft of the script is being finalized. Also, Sushant Singh Rajput will be seen doing a lot of action and hand-to-hand combats in the film for which he will undergo training. The actor will be travelling to USA after wrapping up Dhoni biopic to master the art of Krav Maga from some of the best experts in world.
Versatile Director Ram Gopal Varma has been an inspiration for many young aspirants all over the country and he has directed several blockbusters in his career in Telugu and Hindi. He is currently running in a bad phase as all his recent movies ended as debacles at the ticket window. He is currently busy with couple of telugu movies which are in final stages of shoot. The latest update is that Ram Gopal Varma has recently approached Big B Amitabh Bachchan and discussed about the possibilities of a project. Ram Gopal Varma has directed Amitabh in Sarkar which is a stupendous success and he later on received the same result with the sequel. The latest news say that RGV is busy preparing the third installment of the movie and he narrated a story line to Big B for which he has given his approval. If everything goes fine, the regular shoot of the film will start from June this year. RGV is also directing a movie titled Ek Affair with Sachin Joshi and Meera Chopra in the main leads and the film will be wrapped up in May. More updates to be revealed soon.
Bollywood Superstar Salman Khan is spending busy time shooting for back to back movies and for commercials for which he is endorsing. Along with these he is spending time for charity and for other private programs which is making his schedules hectic. He is currently shooting for his latest movie Bajrangi Bhaijaan in the direction of Kabir Khan and the last schedule of the movie started couple of days back in Kashmir. Some high voltage action sequences are being planned to be shot over there and the long schedule lasts for 40 days. As per the latest news, Salman has fell ill suddenly and the shoot of the movie has been interrupted. According to reports, due to an unexpected ear infection and sinusitis the ‘Kick’ actor was unable to shoot for two days. Salman began the shoot on Tuesday, and is on severe pain killers. Kareena Kapoor is the heroine in the movie and Nawazzudin Sidhiqui is playing the negative role in the film. The movie has been slated for release in June and the latest update says that Salman is recovering fast and will shoot back for the movie soon.
Bollywood’s Superstar Salman Khan has terrific craze all over and his movies minted huge money which made him the Superstar of Bollywood. He has been shooting for back to back movies currently however he has been into many controversies which left him in troubles. He has been the main accused in 2002 Hit and Run case for which the trail has been going on. After the prosecution and the defence concluded the arguments, the case has now come to an end after many twists and turns. Even Salman’s driver has revealed that he was driving the car during the accident and it was not Salman Khan. As per the latest news, the court has announced that the final verdict for the case will be revealed on May 6th. In another development, the court decided to hear on April 23 an application filed by activist Santosh Daundkar seeking action against police officials for perjury (giving false evidence) in the case. Daundkar had pleaded that police had brought a wrong set of doctors in this case to lead evidence and this not only vitiated the trial but also resulted into undue delay. This news has become a sensation and the whole Bollywood along with the country has been waiting for the verdict.
Some combinations bring up of lot of happiness and some of them bring lot of interest when the news spread out. Bollywood’s established actor Saif Ali Khan has changed his path and he has been signing different movies in his career right now. After a debacle like Happy Ending, Saif has recently wrapped up the shoot of Phantom which is an action entertainer directed by Kabir Khan and Katrina Kaif played the female lead. The movie has been aimed for release in August. As per the latest news, Saif Ali Khan has given his nod for his upcoming movie and Shahid Kapoor will play the other lead role in the movie which is very interesting. It’s already known that Saif Ali Khan’s wife Kareena Kapoor had a break up with Shahid Kapoor in the past however Saif has paired up with the young actor and the movie will be directed by Vishal Bharadwaj. This movie could either be an adaptation of Shakespeare’s King Lear or an intense love story. However, an official confirmation about the same is still awaited. Vishal Bharadwaj has also planned for the remake of ‘The Departed’ with Hrithik Roshan and Kangna Ranaut however the movie has been kept on hold as Hrithik and Kangna have been busy with their current commitments.
Bollywood’s Greek God Hrithik Roshan will sure be the first consideration for a Hollywood movie if asked. He looks ultra stylish and his screen presence has been terrific which made him one of the leading actors in the Indian cinema. He has scored massive hits with Krrish 3 and Bang Bang recently and has taken a huge gap before starting his next project. He has been injured while working out for his next project in the direction of Ashutosh Gowariker and the movie shoot has been delayed. The movie has been titled as Mohenjo Daro and Pooja Hegde is the heroine in the movie. The regular shoot of the film started recently and is made on a whopping budget. The movie is said to be a periodic drama which will release early next year. As per the latest news, Hrithik has given his approval for his Hollywood project and the regular shoot of the film will start next year. The discussions are in final stages and Hrithik revealed that it’s too early to talk about the movie. There are rumors that Hrithik has also signed a movie in the direction of AR Murugadoss who earlier directed Ghajini and Holiday. More details about the projects to be revealed soon.
Popular Still photographer Badri turns towards directional field with his upcoming film titled ‘1944’. The film has Naveen Krishna in lead role and the movie is completely based on a drama called ‘Rotti Runa’ by actor-writer N S Rao. The screenplay of the film is written by Badri himself and the film is completely about pre-independence. Paramesh (KR Pet) is the producer of the film under the banner Jai Bharathambe Movie makers. Hero Naveen Krishna will be playing lead role in the film along with Shruthi, Bhavya, Suchindra Prasad, M S Umesh and others. Rajesh Ramanath is the music director of the film. The film is likely to be on floors shortly.