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Before Shooting For ‘Hungama 2’ Meezaan Jaffrey Was Adviced By Akshay Kumar To Follow Priyadarshan Blindly

Priyadarshan‘s comedy riot Hungama made the audience laugh out their lungs in 2003 and is repeatedly telecasted on many channels till date. This film showed Akshaye Khanna, Rimi Sen, Aftab Shivdasani and Paresh Rawal. This has been the most loved comic film till today. 17 years past this movie, the makers have announced the sequel of this movie titled Hungama…

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Centenary Of Indian Cinema

‘Devdas’ – India’s First Film To Be Adapted Maximum Times On Screen

In Hollywood, most of the films are adapted from the salable literary works of legendary authors. However, in India, the films made on the literary works of legendary authors have not been successful except few notable authors like R.K. Narayan’s The Guide made by Dev Anand but the author whose literary works has been adapted maximum times on-screen in different…

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Movies, Uncategorized

Bollywood’s Expensive Disasters

Although it’s said that content is king, there are times when even maverick filmmakers, superstars and stunning budgets fail to save a film from bombing at the box office. Despite trailers garnering immense publicity and hype signifying good buzz for the film, its eventual fate at the box office shows how marketing isn’t an assurance. Irrespective of the budget, star…

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IFH STORIES, Movies

Hindi Cinema’s Romantic Films

Hindi cinema’s genres are very loosely defined, with almost all films having a central romantic theme. It’s not just the romantic melodramas, the romcoms, the romantic action films… The typical story and structure of a Bollywood romance is that a beautiful man and woman meet, take some time to fall in love, then an unexpected crisis brings us to the…

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Movies, Music, TOP STORIES OF BOLLYWOOD

Top Directors of Bollywood

Bollywood has finally come of age. The epicentre of cinema in India has, for decades been stagnated by larger-than-life story-lines, over-the-top performances and exotic song and dance sequences. For long people thought that all you need to know for becoming a Bollywood actor was to sing and dance. Yes, the early years, up until the 50s, gave us some extraordinary…

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IFH STORIES, Movies

When Bollywood Inspired Hollywood

When Bollywood Inspired Hollywood Hindi filmmakers have always kept a meticulous eye on Hollywood and international films for drawing “inspiration” or getting an “idea” for their movies. Be it Hrithik Roshan and Katrina Kaif starrer Bang Bang which was an official remake of Knight And Day or director Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s film Black which had a plot similar to that…

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