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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!

'Sooryavanshi' and '83' all set for a theatrical release

30 Jun 2020

'Sooryavanshi' and '83' all set for a theatrical release

As movie theaters remain shuttered in wake of the coronavirus pandemic, a strange cat-and-mouse chase has ensued between cinema chains and digital streaming platforms.

'Laxmmi Bomb', 'Sadak 2' to release directly on streaming platforms?

14 Jun 2020

'Laxmmi Bomb', 'Sadak 2' to release directly on streaming platforms?

Even as part of lockdown restrictions have been lifted, the predicament for movie producers persists. This is so because theaters still remain indefinitely shuttered across the country.

'Gulabo Sitabo' writer Juhi Chaturvedi accused of plagiarism

07 Jun 2020

'Gulabo Sitabo' writer Juhi Chaturvedi accused of plagiarism

Screenwriter Juhi Chaturvedi has been accused of plagiarising the script of her upcoming movie Gulabo Sitabo.

'Gulabo Sitabo' trailer: Bachchan, Khurrana offer a wacky slice-of-life comedy

22 May 2020

'Gulabo Sitabo' trailer: Bachchan, Khurrana offer a wacky slice-of-life comedy

The first official trailer of Shoojit Sircar's highly-anticipated movie Gulabo Sitabo is here.

After 'Ghoomketu', Nawazuddin-starrer 'Bole Chudiyan' to also release digitally?

21 May 2020

After 'Ghoomketu', Nawazuddin-starrer 'Bole Chudiyan' to also release digitally?

As theaters across the country remain indefinitely shuttered in wake of the coronavirus pandemic, more and more producers are eyeing a direct-to-digital release for their films.

Film body seeks permission to resume post-production work

20 May 2020

Film body seeks permission to resume post-production work

As movie theaters remain shuttered and film shoots stalled due to the coronavirus pandemic, the predicament for producers continues.

Why are film producers and theaters at loggerheads?

15 May 2020

Why are film producers and theaters at loggerheads?

The film business, much like the entire world right now, is a hullabaloo of uncertainty and anxiety.

Theater owners angry over digital release of 'Gulabo Sitabo'

15 May 2020

Theater owners angry over digital release of 'Gulabo Sitabo'

As theaters remain indefinitely shuttered due to the coronavirus pandemic, producers are eyeing newer ways to keep their projects afloat.

Why Reliance Jio's First-Day-First-Show irks multiplex brands?

19 Aug 2019

Why Reliance Jio's First-Day-First-Show irks multiplex brands?

At RIL's 42nd AGM earlier this week, Mukesh Ambani made several announcements including one that has perturbed the cinema exhibition sector.

Online movie ticket-booking platforms cannot charge 'Internet Handling Fees': RBI

16 Mar 2019

Online movie ticket-booking platforms cannot charge 'Internet Handling Fees': RBI

Booking movie tickets has never been easier thanks to online movie ticket booking platforms. Everyone who has ever booked movie tickets online knows about "Internet Handling Fees" levied by every online ticketing platform.

#FinancialBytes: Popular personalized credit card options available in India

07 Feb 2019

#FinancialBytes: Popular personalized credit card options available in India

Credit cards are among the most widely-used cashless payment methods because of the convenience they offer.

#FinancialBytes: Credit-card options if your salary is below Rs. 40,000pm

25 Dec 2018

#FinancialBytes: Credit-card options if your salary is below Rs. 40,000pm

Credit cards have become an essential part of our lives today. People use credit cards for almost everything, including online/offline shopping, bill payments, travel purchases, etc.

#FinancialBytes: 5 best credit cards for students in India

19 Dec 2018

#FinancialBytes: 5 best credit cards for students in India

Credit cards have become an essential part of our lives today because of the convenience they offer.

After Maharashtra, Andhra now allows outside food in multiplexes

10 Aug 2018

After Maharashtra, Andhra now allows outside food in multiplexes

Less than a month after Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh is now allowing moviegoers to bring their own food into multiplexes.

'Panama Papers:The Aftermath' reveals 1.2mn fresh documents, including 12,000 Indians

21 Jun 2018

'Panama Papers:The Aftermath' reveals 1.2mn fresh documents, including 12,000 Indians

Two years after the scandalous Panama Papers leak, the whistleblowers, including the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) and Indian Express, have come up with a staggering 1.2mn fresh documents.

Amidst tension, Rajinikanth's 'Kaala' opens partially in Karnataka

08 Jun 2018

Amidst tension, Rajinikanth's 'Kaala' opens partially in Karnataka

Amidst tight police presence yesterday, dozens of theaters and six multiplexes in Bengaluru finally screened Tamil superstar Rajinikanth's latest multilingual film 'Kaala'.

Private financiers to production houses: Bollywood's evolving business model

01 Mar 2018

Private financiers to production houses: Bollywood's evolving business model

Multiplexes with plush recliners, differentially-priced tickets and popcorn priced over Rs. 200 - movie-watching in a theatre wasn't always like this.

Gurgaon's Ambience Mall "cancels" Padmaavat screening to mislead miscreants

27 Jan 2018

Gurgaon's Ambience Mall "cancels" Padmaavat screening to mislead miscreants

To mislead miscreants protesting against the release of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's film Padmaavat, Gurgaon's Ambience Mall recently pasted cancellation circulars of the movie at the mall.

OnePlus 5T launch: Here are specs, features, price!

16 Nov 2017

OnePlus 5T launch: Here are specs, features, price!

OnePlus is finally releasing its much-awaited smartphone, the OnePlus 5T, at an event in New York's Brooklyn.

PVR scales up expansion, aims to have 100mn users annually

25 Sep 2017

PVR scales up expansion, aims to have 100mn users annually

Many may argue that Indians are now veering more towards staying at home and watching movies on subscription-based video streaming services, like Hotstar, Amazon Prime etc.

Delhi police denies, bar staff confirms ban on 'Ladies Night'

16 Jul 2017

Delhi police denies, bar staff confirms ban on 'Ladies Night'

With Delhi Police claiming to have hiked security at Hauz Khas and not banning 'Ladies Night', situation on ground zero seems to be different from what they claim.