If train journeys were boring for you, Indian Railways will spice it up. It is planning to offer TV shows, movies and songs for the entertainment of its passengers, reports Business Standard.
"We have got three movies and one low-budget movie lined up for FY16," says Balaji Telefilms Group CEO Sameer Nair.
The 48-year old Harvard graduate, who is widely regarded as the pioneer of multiplexes in India, has often described the country's entertainment tax as prohibitive.
Companies, hotels, malls, globally will go powerless on March 28 between 8.30pm & 9.30pm as part of the "Earth Hour 2015" an initiative of the World Wide Fund for nature.
In an interview to CNBC-TV18, CMD Ajay Bijli and CFO Nitin Sood spoke about the company‘s performance in the quarter ended December and the outlook going ahead.
It is the first Friday of the New Year and Rajeev Masand takes a look at the most anticipated movies that will be coming out this year.
The historical drama '12 Years a Slave' eked out the night's top honor, best film drama, while the con-artist caper 'American Hustle' landed a leading three awards, including best film comedy. Woody Allen was given the Lifetime achievement award for his work in cinema.
Celebs who spun magic behind the silver screen and raked in the moola.
The deal includes video rights for films like Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, Bombay Talkies and Madras CafÃ©, along with unreleased titles like Gabbar featuring Akshay Kumar, besides Marathi and Bengali movies.
Ajay Bijli, chairman and managing director, PVR says the company is in sync with the right locations and hence has very good lease rentals.
According to Forbes, Angelina Jolie is the highest paid actress with estimated earnings amounting to USD 33 million in the previous year. The actress remains one of the few actresses in Hollywood who can demand a paycheck north of USD 15 million for the right movie.
Bollywood actor Arjun Rampal speaks to Naomi Dutta of CNBC-TV18 regarding launch of his two films in the next two weeks. He elaborates how promition activities have changed in the recent times.
In a period of three days, Despicable Me 2 made USD 44.8 million, followed by Grown Ups 2 which made USD 42.5 million. Under cumulative totals, Man of Steel topped the charts followed by Monsters University.
Cities have often been central to the plot in movies. Here, we pick 10 films in which they transcend their roles as mere locales.
Apple seems to be paying attention to its userbase. The company has updated its iTunes Store and has added the option to buy something but download it later.
PVR business this season has been on upswing as it has not been affected by Indian Premiere League compared to previous years, says Pramod Arora, President & CEO of the company in an interview to CNBC-TV18. However, Arora expects a rise in the average ticket prices in the near term in-line with the inflation anticipated at 7-8 percent.
Superstar Salman Khan, who has given a break to many newcomers in Bollywood, now intends to launch his bodyguard Shera's son in the film world.
The Screen Actors Guild handed out its awards for the best performances in film and television on Sunday at a ceremony in Los Angeles.
Anurag Kashyap's gritty tale about the power struggle between three families in 'Gangs of Wasseypur' and Anurag Basu's narration about a speech and hearing impaired boy's search for love in 'Barfi' dominated the glittering Filmfare Awards, India's equivalent to the Oscars, here on Sunday.
Eros International Plc has tied up with and HBO Asia to launch two new premium advertising-free movie channels, HBO DEFINED and HBO HITS.
Though the year is coming to a close, but when it comes to Bollywood, there's still a lot to offer. From action to suspense drama, here's sneak peak on the films coming your way.
As vampires Bella and Edward take their last bites on the big screen, Hollywood studios are on the hunt for the next "Twilight," a movie that plays on teenage angst and, more importantly, lights up the movie box office.
That rare film that puts a smile on your face even before a single frame of the story is revealed, Anurag Basu‘s Barfi envelopes you like a warm blanket from the moment you settle into your seat.
Children exposed to movies with high explicit content tend to be promiscuous and have more sexual partners, a new study has claimed.
The Venice film festival opens on Wednesday.