And it teases with answers to that age-old question: Who came first? | | Sarika, You can feel the house come alive with secrets in its soil. Stars: 150 min 155 min |
Crime, Drama, Thriller. In the midst of these existential questions is a story of brotherly love, set against the backdrop of an impending marriage. Director: Konkona Sen Sharma’s first film, based on a story her father wrote, is a mood piece, with sepia and silhouettes that frame a family that slowly disintegrates. Stars:
Rituparna Sengupta, | A petty car thief and his garage-owner partner get in the bad books of a ruthless gangster. | Shreyas Talpade, Director: Each side character – especially Vijay Raaz’s hysterically self-serious Somayajulu – deserved a separate film. Director: Ayesha Takia, The film deserves complete credit for perfectly balancing comedy with drama and presenting a romantic story that blossomed, even without the use of 'flowery', cheesy, over-the-top scenarios and dialogues. The fact that our parents are aging will always be a bitter pill to swallow, which makes the topic of their death a subject we never even wish to contemplate upon. Vidya Malvade, Piyush Mishra, 5,814 Stars: 337,002 Director: Constructed entirely out of wry piece-to-camera interviews and shots of the disruptive bird, Tungrus works best as a quirky study of multi-generational family dynamics. Ajay Devgn, Also, there are iconic teachers and then there is Pankaj Tripathi as Principal Srivastava. $6.53M, Not Rated
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Sharman Joshi, Votes: |
Salman Khan, Stars: A solo honeymoon trip to Paris and Amsterdam slowly becomes a journey inwards for Rani Mehra, who discovers who she really is and can be, after a lifetime of unquestioning obedience to others. | Gross: Shreyas Talpade, Jokes aside, perhaps the most revealing aspect of this list is that short films and feature-length documentaries accounted for 6 of the 25 entries. Nishikant Kamat Manjot Singh, Crime, Drama, Mystery.
Coonoor’s Kapoors are a modern-day extension of Monsoon Wedding’s Vermas.
$0.58M, Not Rated | Gross: Tell us what you think about this feature. Madhavan, | Apart from being a young girl's journey to independence and self-reliance, Queen is also the budget traveler's introduction to Amsterdam and Paris, and every tourist's lesson on how to save yourself from a mugging. Anurag Kashyap Movies like these: Vikramaditya Motwane's directorial debut is easily one of the finest coming-of-age films to have come out of Bollywood. Siddharth, 28,413 $2.20M, Not Rated One hoped this would trigger a shift in Hindi cinema’s stale genre landscape. Stars: Let us know in the comments section below. 72,976 Stars: Indra Kumar Madhavan, The film--which is laced with surprising humor and thought-provoking scenarios--was touted as Indian indie cinema's coming of age film at the time of its release. Delhi Belly, a screwballer that catapulted its writer Akshat Verma to overnight fame, remains a glorious oddity. | | The story of a blind pianist, played by Ayushmann Khurrana, whose alleged blindness puts him in a falooda of circumstances is in and of itself novel. | | Director: Shah Rukh Khan,
Arshad Warsi, | Prashant Narayanan, Director: Aamir Khan, 134 min Rajkumar Hirani Monica Dogra, | The Best Of The Decade: 45 Films That Completely Redefined Bollywood Over The Last 10 Years. Director:
Stars: Drama. |
Director: | Action, Crime, Drama. Chandan Arora Arshad Warsi,
Raima Sen, Police officers recount a tale of missing money which results in lies, deceit, betrayal and death. The people of a small village in Victorian India stake their future on a game of cricket against their ruthless British rulers. | It was a 'path-breaking' film in terms of both, its treatment of the subjects and its style of filmmaking (it was shot in a digital format with different cameras).
Director: Director: | Crime, Drama, Mystery. | Gross: Drama.
In the land where India’s first moving pictures were born, not far from Mumbai, the traveling tent cinemas of Maharashtra have been thriving for about 70 years. Dara Singh, Votes: Tara Sharma, Votes: And while the film's title track deserves its own appreciation post, the film's stellar casting also deserves a special mention. | The city of dreams has been the subject and the backdrop of countless films, and yet, Dhobi Ghat manages to capture it in a wholly different, personal, and deeply affecting manner. The 16-minute film is funny and perceptive in its gaze: The cocky creature terrorizes the cats and struts around the apartment like a boss. Ram Kapoor, Votes: Ranbir Kapoor, Vikramaditya Motwane’s directorial debut remains a piece of storytelling so tender and personal that none of its artists – including the filmmakers – have touched these dizzy heights again. Piku is about a woman torn between tolerating her father and loving him. 12,317 Comedy, Crime, Romance. Because someone told us? Director: Desperate for money, three men (Saif Ali Khan, Fardeen Khan) plot to kidnap a woman (Sonali Bendre) and hold her for ransom. The film takes you to places so real yet magical that Mohammed, Bapu and Prakash linger like figures you had met in your dreams.
| | For a society where the topic of sex is a taboo, a film on sperm donation was far from your usual subject for a romantic comedy. But nothing changed...which only shows how Delhi Belly might have truly been a once-in-a-generation event. Drama, Horror, Mystery.
| Anand Gandhi takes this philosophical question and transplants it among humans. Madhavan, Votes: Comedy, Drama, Musical. Arshad Warsi, For archivist PK Nair, art became life and so it's only fitting that his life becomes art in Celluloid Man. | 41,880 Kay Kay Menon, | Two years on, it's as timely as ever. | Of course, it would be a travesty to not mention the exceptionally brilliant soundtrack gifted by composer Amit Trivedi and lyricist Amitabh Bhattacharya. Drama. | Greed, lust, domination, fear, and fun put Shutu, played with vulnerable heft by Vikrant Massey, in the eye of the maelstrom. Stars: A woman falls for a charming and mysterious businessman. Dibakar Banerjee’s third film, about DDLJ in the time of Sairat, MMS scandals, and sting operations (Sting is King, proclaims a character), is a celebration of the anti-commercial. Their new-found friendship is tested as one holds the fate of the other's husband in her hands. Oye Lucky! Director: | Raqesh Bapat, 137 min
Expelled from his school, a 16-year old boy returns home to his abusive and oppressive father.
Long live the Rani. Also, while Alia Bhatt was exceptionally brilliant in presenting the dichotomy of a spy and a wife, Vicky Kaushal's restrained performance also spoke volumes. Meanwhile, a teenage girl is caught in the world of prostitution.
An original story, great performances, a delightful soundtrack, and of course, the charming cinematography--that captured the essence of Kolkota--make this is a film that has you crying and laughing in equal measures. Stars: Paresh Rawal, Action, Crime, Thriller. Action, Crime, Drama. Her movie was as much a revelation as it was a lesson - that often times, we ignore the family member who is at the core of what makes a family. | Nikhil Ratnaparkhi, Not Rated Queen falls in the category of films that serve as the perfect pick-me-up, no matter why you're sad. | | Farhan Akhtar Stars: A retiring police officer reminisces about the most astounding day of his career. | 7.
It is a story about a story – one that turns gossip into a sinister artform and medium of powerplay. 137 min Kishori Ballal, This only confirms what we suspected: this decade will be remembered as a watershed one, in which Digital well and truly crashed the Theatrical party. And of course, there was bagwati!
Director: Raghuvir Yadav, Stars:
Directors: 1. $0.03M, 120 min Rimi Sen, 170 min | Director: Everyone is lonely, in need of tiffins, glances and fleeting connections. 157 min Chinkal, Not Rated Aditya Srivastav, Not Rated Habib Faisal | A short, nondescript man, Mithilesh Shukla marries a tall and beautiful woman. That we came away appreciating the forced formality of a family portrait speaks volumes about Dharma Productions’ finest film of this decade. A reporter casts a fake Bin Laden to act in his video message to America, so he can immigrate there.
Vinay Pathak, | The result - a Box Office hit helmed on the shoulders of a debutant director and actor. Revolves around a hapless copywriter torn between his crazy police officer fiancee and his new best friend, a hit man who inadvertently involves him underworld. 173 min
Somnath Pal’s meditative 10-minute short – about an adult man arranging his late father’s funeral – could have very well been a live-action film like, say, Chaitanya Tamhane’s Court. | | Release Calendar DVD & Blu-ray Releases Top Rated Movies Most Popular Movies Browse Movies by Genre Top Box Office Showtimes & Tickets Showtimes & Tickets In Theaters Coming Soon Coming Soon Movie News India Movie Spotlight.
Govind Namdeo, Not Rated What truly sets the film apart is how, it left the audience reeling with emotion - you may have loved it or hated it, but it was impossible to ignore the film. 167 min Abhay Deol, Comedy, Drama. |
Ankhon Dekhi's relevance, and consequently its genius, lay in how it showcased our dependence on society's unsaid norms, while also exposing our need to conform to a routine - no matter how much we may claim otherwise. | An Insignificant Man becomes truly affecting in the way it deals with the disillusionment with this dream captured in the poignant closing shots of Yogendra Yadav’s face at Kejriwal’s oath-taking ceremony.
And to date, it remains the culmination of some truly amazing talent, in terms of both - actors and directors. And that's what allowed Dangal to grip the audience, especially when combined with great performances and an engrossing storyline. Satyaveer accepts money from Manorama, wife of an irrigation minister, to collect evidence against her husband for having an extra-marital affair.