Top Five Filmy Families of Bollywood

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In India, families seem to rule the roost – whether it is in politics, business or Bollywood. Each leader brings some more members of his family into his line of work. When we look around among the well known figures of Bollywood this fact of life is very much in evidence. Among the Kapoors four generations have been in the forefront among the actors, among the Roshans, we have … [Read more...]

Bollywood’s Moviestars Vs. Media’s News – Where Do We Draw The line?

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“The media's the most powerful entity on earth. They have the power to make the innocent guilty and to make the guilty innocent, and that's power. Because they control the minds of the masses.” - Malcolm X Films and film stars are an indispensable part of the Indian lifestyle.  If a corporate honcho parties with Shahrukh Khan, then  the village barber in the same city … [Read more...]

30 Best Bollywood Movies of the Last Decade – Part 1

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Bollywood. Could India have lived without it? I think not. It’s as much an integral part of Indian culture as is our religion and spirituality. Though it is notorious for coming up with some of the worst flicks ever, it is more renowned for coming up with some of the best masterpieces that cinema has seen.  From melodramatic plots to elaborate dance sequences, from mainstream … [Read more...]

Big B is one among the 25 Asian legends: CNN

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The Indian film industry is really going places in the international cinema these days. On the night followed by the Oscars a list of Top 25 Asian Actors was launched by CNN. It includes names from various parts of the world including countries like India, Pakistan, China, Cambodia, Japan, Korea, Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand. The Indian film industry has all the reasons … [Read more...]

Filmfare Awards 2010 Winners

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The 55th Filmfare Awards 2010 were recently organized at the Yash Raj Studios in Mumbai. The show was an out and out laugh riot with phenomenol comparing by Saif Ali Khan and SRK. The audiences rejoiced at the spectacular star studded night. ‘Firaaq’ bagged the critics’ award for best movie in the popular section while ‘3 Idiots’ rolled out all the rest. Amitabh Bachchan has … [Read more...]