Film Industry

Movie Review: 'Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City': A soulless film with lowbrow brilliance
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It is bereft of the visual distinction or creative identity hence making its predecessors appear much superior. The film opens like a paranormal fan film with a flashback scene to the untoward experiences of siblings Claire and Chris Redfield at an orphanage run by the Umbrella Corporation, an immoral Pharma conglomerate that dominates Raccoon City. This sequence is revisited later in the narrative.
Nominations Announced For MyGlamm Filmfare OTT Awards 2021
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While Hansal Mehta's Scam 1992: The Harshad Mehta Story bagged a whopping 14 nominations across categories, fans of Mirzapur and The Family Man ensured that the second season of both thrillers earned 13 and 12 nominations, respectively. The awards promise to be a close contest as stellar actors such as Manoj Bajpayee, Pratik Gandhi, Pankaj Tripathi, Samantha, Shreya Dhanwanthary, Shweta Tripathy are in the race to win the Best Actor (male and female, respectively) in the Web Original series category.
Japanese film 'Ring Wandering' get Golden Peacock at 52nd IFFI
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The Japanese film is about an aspiring manga artist, who, while searching for bones he believes will help him complete his piece of art, ends up unearthing war-time memories. Calling the film a delightfully rewarding experience, the jury observed that though it was looking to revive war-time memories, it was not a war film and was centred instead on human relationships.
Anushka Shetty turns a year older: A look at her memorable films
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Anushka's role as a warrior princess in 'Baahubali' has a pre-eminence, which nearly dominated two of her colleagues Prabhas and Rana Daggubati as the lead actors in the Rajamouli directorial. Her illustrious cut-out as 'Devasena' is still one of the best posters in India cinema.
Movie Review: 'Red Notice' outshines most big-budget counterparts with its wit, style
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Film: 'Red Notice' (Streaming on Netflix). Duration: 118 minutes. Director: Rawson Marshall Thurber. Cast: Dwayne Johnson, Gal Gadot, Ryan Reynolds, Ritu Arya, Chris Diamantopoulc and Ivan Mbakop. A 'Red Notice' is a warrant issued by the Interpol (International Criminal Police Organisation) that alerts the police forces of its member-states about internationally wanted fugitives.
Prakash Raj's slapping scene in 'Jai Bhim' triggers debate on social media
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The scene in which Prakash Raj is shown slapping a Hindi-speaking pawn broker, asking him to speak in Tamil instead, has not gone down well with a section of the audience, who took to Twitter to express their displeasure. The debate also saw some people venting their ire at actor Prakash Raj, who played the character of the police officer.
Benedict Cumberbatch to play poisoned spy in limited series  
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Based on the book 'The Terminal Spy' by Alan Cowell, the series tells the true story of Alexander Litvinenko, the KGB agent and later defector killed by poisoning with the radioactive isotope polonium-210 in 2006 in England. Cumberbatch will star as Litvinenko and will also serve as an executive producer on the project under his Sunnymarch banner, reports variety.con. David Scarpa is writing 'Londongrad' and will also executive produce. Bryan Fogel will direct and executive produce via Orwell Productions.
Female stars venture into funding
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Now, none of the present lot looks like making it to the superstardom. But, ironically, the movies they make per film surpasses by far what Khanna and Bachchan made in their heyday. So much so that they have little idea about what to do with the money even after leading luxurious lives. To this new lot, the Covid 19 pandemic may have given enough time to ponder about what to do with the wealth.
Movie Review: 'Sardar Udham': Cinematography and Vicky Kaushal shine in astutely recreated period saga
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The Jallianwala Bagh massacre in Amritsar in 1919 may be an incident etched in the memories of all Indians owing to its mention in our history textbooks, but not many know about the valour and sacrifice of Sardar Udham Singh, an ordinary lad from holy city, who witnessed this tragedy up close and personal.
Movie Review: 'Muppets Haunted Mansion': A fun horror-musical
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'Muppets Haunted Mansion' is Disney's Halloween special. With its vibrant, energetic pace, glowing ghost imagery, brilliant humour and fluid narrative, it is a visual treat for both young and old. The Muppets, created by puppeteer Jim Henson in 1955, are an ensemble cast of puppet characters known for their absurdist, burlesque and self-referential style of variety-sketch comedy.
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