Following the Indo-Russian cultural pact sealed in October last year, the first Russian film to have a day and date release in India along with the world; will be a superhero action extravaganza titled Guardians -The Superheroes
The film is directed by Armenian director, Sarik Andreasyan, known for Russian films, such as The Earthquake, Mafia and American independent film- American Heist. Guardians-The Superheroes stars Russian actors Alina Lanina, Sebastien Sisak, Sanzhar Madiyev and Anton Pampushnyy. Touted as one of the biggest superhero films internationally and in the same league as Hollywood superhero franchises, the film will release in India on 24th February in English, Hindi, Tamil and Telugu languages.
The first look and trailer for the India release was unveiled today on digital platforms. The trailer will be screened across leading multiplex chains from Feb. 3rd onwards.
The film is set during the Cold War when a team of superheroes created in a secret lab gather to save the world from the villainous maniac August Kuratov and prevent nuclear disaster.
This superhero squad consists of four characters, each conceived with a unique super power that makes them super human and push the envelope as far as superhero action, CGI work and powerful VFX go. It will be a visual treat for all fans of the superhero action genre in India.
Siblings Shraddha Kapoor and Siddhanth Kapoor, who had never shared screen space before, will be seen playing notorious siblings Haseena Parkar and Dawood Ibrahim respectively in Apoorva Lakhia’s upcoming film ‘Haseena’ and the two simply can’t seem to stop gushing about this opportunity.
Directed by Apoorva Lakhia, the film is being presented by Swiss Entertainment and has been produced by Nahid Khan.Haseena is all set to release onJuly 14, 2017.
Divya Dutta has embarked on a new venture with her first book ‘Me & Ma’. The book is a tribute to her mother and revolves around the friendship Divya shared with her that gave her strength and made her who she is. The award winning actor has released the cover of her book today. The book celebrates Divya’s achievements and is an honest revelation of the force behind her success – her mother.
The actress who has played important roles in films like Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, Badlapur, Heroine and several others is all set to launch her book on 9th February, 2017.
The plot revolves around an erotic singer from Arrah, a small town in Bihar. She epitomizes a common feature of the local culture of the region, i.e., Orchestra or naach parties. The female performers of these orchestra parties sing songs replete with double meaning as well as obviously lewd and direct sexual references and innuendoes. These women are admired both as stars and as objects of glamour and desire. They are also looked down and derided by those very audiences as women of loose character or even whores.
In this volatile world Anaarkali is the star performer of her troupe. The feisty Anaarkali knows the ways of the world and is ambitious as well as confident of her success.
Until a fateful day when during a performance Anaarkali gets molested on stage by a very powerful man of the region. What follows is a series of events that causes the conflict between the two to escalate as Anaarkali refuses to compromise. The world around her turns increasingly vicious and misogynist.
Following red carpet premieres in Mumbai, Mexico City, and London, Bollywood superstar Deepika Padukone is all set to make her debut in Hollywood with the high-octane action thriller xXx: RETURN OF XANDER CAGE which opens in North American theaters this Friday, January 20, with special shows starting on Thursday evening at 7:00pm. The Paramount Pictures release will play in 3D and IMAX 3D screens as well.
Watch this special interview with Deepika talking about her character Serena Unger:
A Monster Calls is a low fantasy novel written for children by Patrick Ness, from an original idea by Siobhan Dowd, illustrated by Jim Kay, and published by Walker in 2011.
Set in present-day England, it features a boy who struggles to cope with the consequences of his mother's terminal cancer; he is repeatedly visited in the middle of the night by a monster who tells stories. Dowd suffered from terminal cancer herself when she started the story and died before she could write it.
The film stars Sigourney Weaver, Felicity Jones and Liam Neeson.
Two years after his smash hit P.K. became the highest-grossing Bollywood movie of all-time, Aamir Khan returns with DANGAL, based on a true story, which releases in North America two days before India on December 21ahead of the long Christmas holiday weekend.