However, movies like Gehraiyaan, Badhaai Do, Gangubai Kathiawadi, Radhe Shyam, Dasvi, Jhund, Bachchhan Paandey, Sharmaji Namkeen, Jersey, Runway 34, Thar, Samrat Prithviraj and Jugjugg Jeeyo were the talk of the town. Even Kannada movie 777 Charlie starring Rakshit Shetty and Charlie garnered much appreciation for its soulful concept.
The Tere Naam director appreciated his massaging skills and said, "You are such a good massager, actor ke ilawa yeh kam bhi...(Apart from being a good actor, you can also do this work!)."
Sai Pallavi has had enough of the love and hate on social media and has decided to put an end to it.
'Jana Gana Mana' is an extremely enjoyable, politically conscientious, courageous and thought provoking movie worth a watch.
Samrat Prithviraj led by Akshay Kumar has opened to mixed reviews and has been made tax-free in several states of India.
A separatist who masterminded the exodus of Kashmiri Pandits from the valley in 1989-90, Malik was sentenced to rigorous life imprisonment by the NIA court in the terror funding case in New Delhi on Wednesday.
As Anupam Kher completes 38 years in the film industry, here's an overview of his journey from Saaransh to The Kashmir Files.
The film will be refused classification for its provocative and one-sided portrayal of Muslims and the depictions of Hindus being persecuted in the on-going conflict in Kashmir, the authorities told Channel News Asia.
The audience is opening up to new languages, experiences and earlier unfamiliar actors. The reason for this is that the focus has shifted away from familiar faces and cultural lingo to content.
It presents the story of the void that still looms in the valleys of Kashmir after the Kashmiri Pandits' exodus that plagued the valley in the early 1990s. It echoes their sense of deprivation, the pain of departure, the fear of existence and the struggle to survive.
'The Kashmir Files' has been produced by Zee Studios and Tej Narayan Agarwal, Abhishek Agarwal, Pallavi Joshi and Vivek Ranjan Agnihotri, and is written and directed by Vivek Agnihotri.
The Delhi Files is likely to uncover several truths related to the 1984 anti-Sikh riots when around 2,800 Sikhs were mercilessly massacred in Delhi alone following the assassination of Indira Gandhi
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Talks are abuzz that the maker might enlighten the audience on the brutal genocide of Sikhs in his next movie. Most famously known as the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, it was an organised massacre against Sikhs following the assassination of Indira Gandhi by her Sikh bodyguards.
Abhishek Agarwal, Vivek Ranjan Agnihotri, and Pallavi Joshi are to produce the two movies, which will be under 'The Kashmir Files' trilogy, and Tej Narayan Agarwal will present them.
John Abraham recently during an interview said that appearing on The Kapil Sharma Show does not necessarily translate into an increase in ticket sales.
Vivek Agnihotri recently revealed that some OTT platforms refused to stream The Kashmir Files as they did not want the word Islamic terrorism to be a part of the content
In this video we are going to show you 'the other side'. The other side, who are finding it difficult to accept The Kashmir Files , who believe that is movie is nothing but propaganda.
Several states across the country have made 'The Kashmir Files' tax-free. However, Kejriwal said that if filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri wanted everyone to watch the movie, he should release it on YouTube so that it is available to everyone.
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Coming back to the power of films and social media, Sobdar says that because of social media, Indians are betting to know about the Free Balochistan Movement. "I recall the web series on Balochistan-The Bard of Blood, on Netflix, produced by Shah Rukh Khan and his wife Gauri Khan's Red Chillies Entertainment.
The Kashmir Files has now become a movement in the country and many common people are contributing at a personal level to promote the movie
A netizen on Twitter has said that he will not watch Lal Singh Chaddha after Aamir Khan appreciated The Kashmir Files.
However, the existing craze for The Kashmir Files has affected the gross collections of the movie at the Box Office. Though the movie is running successfully in theatres across the country, it minted Rs 12 crore on the second day which was Rs 13.25 crore on day 1. The total collection dampened on day 2 taking the gross collection to Rs 25.25 crore.
At the time of partition of India, Jammu and Kashmir territories occupied by Pakistan today (PoJK) had a thriving Hindu and Sikh population. The table below gives a breakdown of the Hindu and Sikh demography in several districts in PoJK in 1941.
A video of a man saying that the story of a 10-year-old boy in The Kashmir Files is about him.
Under the 'Y' category, Agnihotri will get eight CRPF personnel, including one or two commandos, besides police personnel.
Kashmir - an integral part of India. The horrific events that unfolded on 19th January 1990 were particularly vicious. On that fateful day, mosques issued declarations that the Kashmiri Pandits were Kafirs. The Pandits were given three options. LEAVE, CONVERT OR DIE!
Referring to the results of the assembly elections in which the BJP returned to power winning 255 out of the 403 seats, he said the 'samajwadis' (socialists) have scored a "moral victory" and that his party was rising while the BJP was on the decline.
He said people were killed ruthlessly in the Kashmir valley in 1990. “They know that they cannot hide what they did in early 90s, but on commenting over the issue they try to mislead by manipulating the real events,” said Pandit.
As the story of Pushkar Nath (Anupam Kher) resembles the gunning down of BK Ganjoo in March 1990, the real exploits of Bitta Karate are just spine chilling
Kapil Sharma started getting love from Pakistan after The Kashmir Files controversy.
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It is learnt that Prime Minister Modi said that there have been attempts to conceal the truth from the nation for a very long time and films like 'The Kashmir Files' need to be made to bring out the truth before people.
Anupam Kher finally puts to rest allegations against Kapil Sharma regarding not inviting The Kashmir Files' team to his show.
Agnihotri said, "We have so much material that we can produce a series. All accounts are heart-wrenching ones. These are human stories... We are thinking about it... We will come out with a series."
Janata Dal (United) member Sunil Kumar Pintu too demanded that the movie should be made tax-free, saying the movie reveals the plight of Kashmiri Pandits.
Amid the change in the present world order, as the entire globe starts to realise the India's rise as an unstoppable power, we also continue to face numerous attacks from all around. And one of the most sensitive issues which have been used to target India is the Kashmir issue, said Vivek.
Agnihotri-also perhaps the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC)-seems to have taken care that the movie does not ignite hatred and anger against the valley's majority Muslim community which has every potential of being exploited by Pakistan at a politically crucial time.