Bollywood Mourns Vivek Shauq’s Demise

On the 10th of January Bollywood lost yet another comedian in the form of Vivek Shauq. After making people laugh for so many years down the line, he finally suffered a cardiac arrest.

TV Shows That Are Eternal

There are so many art forms and literature works that will never go out of fashion. They will remain forever. The painting of the Mona Lisa may not be the painting of the most beautiful woman alive.

17th Lion’s Gold Awards 2011

Raju Manwani’s Lions Gold Awards for 2011 supported the cause of saving water. Hence, the theme was ‘blue’ and our gorgeous celebs walked the ‘blue’ carpet.

Box Office Results January 23rd Weekend – No Strings Attached, The Green Hornet and The Dilemma

Check out the top performing box office movies for the weekend of January 23rd below. The top three films for the weekend were No Strings Attached, The Green Hornet and The Dilemma.

As Time Goes by – A Modern Review of the Classical Movie Casablanca

With all eyes set on the new Hollywood blockbusters, we forgot about classical movies. Movies produced before the year 1950 may be mostly filmed in black and white, but that does not make them less entertaining. Casablanca is a example of a classical movie and if you give the movie a chance, watch it, you will be able to compare modern and classical movies and give your own opinion, which movies you like better.

A Decade in Horror – Scream 4 Preview

A look at the last ten years of mainstream Horror, and what direction Wes Craven’s “Scream” franchise is heading in. “Scre4m” comes out on April 15, 2011.

What Is a Mass Medium?

Every medium is not a mass medium. Theatre is not a mass medium. Plays are performed. Enjoyed by the audience and then it is only in one’s memory. Secondly the experience is limited to those who are physically present at a given place and at a given time.

I Always Had a Crush on SRK: Vidya Balan

We caught up with talented and beautiful Vidya Balan, who was in Bangalore to attend the 56th Filmfare Awards and Idea Press Conference. Vidya looked stunning in red and orange kanjivaram saree and was on cloud nine to be associated with the 56th Idea Filmfare Awards. Reason was good enough; she was felicitated with the black lady for her outstanding performance in Paa in 2009.

Television And Movies And Their Lasting Effects On Our Psyche

Some movies (and television shows) make us laugh or cry, while others make us take more notice of the world around us. Have you ever watched a film that made you angry about all the injustices in the world? What about a movie that got you interested in a subject you wouldn’t have been interested in otherwise? Ever heard a bump in the night and thought about the horror movie you saw the night before? Good TV shows and movies stick with us long after we have finished watching them.

Comic Book Movies: The Best and Worst

If you were to rate the best and worst comic book movies, what movies would your list contain? You probably admire the adaptation of certain features of characters or the use of certain super weapons that just made that comic worth watching as long as you could. However, let me break it down in a way that we all can agree the best and the worst comic book movies.

Top 5 Heroines in Tamil Cinema

Popular celebrities of Kollywood. Anushka: she is considered to be the number one heroine in tamil cinema or Kollywood now.

Toy Story 3 and The Brave Little Toaster

As kids or even young adults, I am sure there was a time when we believed that toys, appliances, or any inanimate objects would spring to life behind our backs. Some people (like myself) believe that there is life in all things. Now I do not mean that in a real sense, but in a sense that all things, even objects, have energy. So it’s not too far fetch to believe that an object could spring to life, given that it already has energy to begin with, otherwise its existence would be impossible. So if you let your imagination run wild and consider the fact that all things have energy, it’s not hard to come up with the idea of living toys, toaster, lamps, or dolls. Which of course were presented in two Disney animated movies, Toy Story 3 (2010) and The Brave Little Toaster (1987).