‘The Last Color’ making a splash: Vikas Khanna

New Delhi, April 17  Celebrity chef Vikas Khanna, whose directorial debut “The Last Color” got two screenings at the 13th Annual Dallas International Film Festival, is glad the film has made a splash internationally. The film is written by Khanna himself. Its teaser was unveiled at the Cannes Film Festival last year, and the film […]

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‘Five Feet Apart’ schmaltzy, exploitative

Film: “Five Feet Apart”; Cast: Haley Lu Richardson, Cole Sprouse; Director: Justin Baldoni; Rating: * ½ (one and a half stars) Milking illness for tears is an epidemic obsession in cinema. Filmmakers keep coming up with esoteric diseases to justify a maelstrom of melodramatic manoeuvres.  “Five Feet Apart” has enough schmaltz in it to feed […]

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Jamie Lever sets her fashion goals on Instagram

Mumbai, April 13 Stand-up comedian Jamie Lever, daughter of veteran entertainer Johny Lever, is turning her Instagram handle as a medium to channel her inner fashion diva, and make style statements. Just a glance through her handle on the photo-sharing platform puts spotlight on how she is playing the fashion game, while sticking to her […]

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See Modi biopic as inspiring story: Producer to SC

Mumbai, April 12 (IANS) In a democracy, it’s important to allow freedom of expression, says “PM Narendra Modi” producer Sandip Ssingh, urging the Supreme Court to view the film as an “inspiring story” rather than “political propaganda”. The Supreme Court will on Monday hear a petition filed by the producers of “PM Narendra Modi” against the […]

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