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James Bond actor Sir Sean Connery (90) passes away

31 Oct 2020

James Bond actor Sir Sean Connery (90) passes away

The indefatigable universe of secret agent James Bond has just lost the biggest luminary of the franchise ever.

Major Hindi films are re-releasing, as cinemas open doors again

16 Oct 2020

Major Hindi films are re-releasing, as cinemas open doors again

Cinema lovers, rejoice!

Cineworld declares UK, US theaters to close; '007' postponement reason

11 Oct 2020

Cineworld declares UK, US theaters to close; '007' postponement reason

Britain's biggest and the world's second-largest cinema chain, Cineworld, is closing down operations in the UK and major US markets temporarily.

50% occupancy, staggered show-timings: SOPs for re-opening cinema halls released

06 Oct 2020

50% occupancy, staggered show-timings: SOPs for re-opening cinema halls released

Shut since March as a part of coronavirus-linked restrictions, cinema halls across India will re-open from October 15. And, on Tuesday, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar released Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) for the same.

Entertainment round-up: Abhijeet Bhattacharya's son is COVID-19 positive, and more

23 Jul 2020

Entertainment round-up: Abhijeet Bhattacharya's son is COVID-19 positive, and more

In the world of entertainment, news on Thursday was unwittingly about celebrities' COVID-19 test results. Singer Abhijeet Bhattacharya's son tested positive, while megastar Amitabh Bachchan busted a fake news report claiming he "recovered" from the disease.

COVID-19 and films: How the pandemic is changing cinema

04 Jun 2020

COVID-19 and films: How the pandemic is changing cinema

They say films are a reflection of the society.

Academy's decision to present cinematography award off-air faces severe criticism

13 Feb 2019

Academy's decision to present cinematography award off-air faces severe criticism

Oscars 2019 is going to take a break from tradition by not having any host, and by presenting four award categories during commercial breaks.