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Recent articles by Ankur:

8 Rare Indian Horror Films That Broke The Mould In The Genre

The success of 'Bulbbul' tells us that Indian horror is at its most potent when it explores the indigenous instead of mimicking the Western aesthetic of... → Read More

Dil Becharra: Trailer Of Sushant Singh Rajput's Last Film Is Here

The film, which also marks the debut of Sanjana Sanghi, will premiere on Disney+Hotstar on July 24 → Read More

Following Globally Accepted Norms To Fast Track Vaccine; Want To Cut Red Tape, Says ICMR

The body had come under criticism for rushing the process of developing a COVID-19 vaccine. → Read More

‘Bulbbul’ Director Anvita Dutt On Film's Depiction Of Abuse, Its Idea Of Violent Justice And Men

The writer-lyricist turned filmmaker decodes Netflix's latest social horror and talks about what she hopes men will learn after watching it. → Read More

Here Are All The Big Bollywood Films Releasing Straight On Disney+ Hotstar

As theatres continue to remain shut as a result of the coronavirus pandemic, Disney+Hotstar has acquired a bunch of major Hindi films. → Read More

6 Of The Best Hindi Films And Series Of 2020 (So Far)

From a show that captures modern India in all its complexities and contradictions to a film that calls out male entitlement, below are titles that gave... → Read More

Breaking:Sushant Singh Rajput Dies By Suicide At Mumbai Home

The actor, known for films such as the Dhoni biopic, Chhichhore and Kai Po Che, was found hanging at his Bandra apartment. → Read More

Juhi Chaturvedi, Writer Of 'Gulabo Sitabo', 'October', 'Piku' On How Her Reality Shaped The Movies

The writer unpacks the Ayushmann Khurrana and Amitabh Bachchan-starrer, talks about spaces and the art of finding characters within them → Read More

'Gulabo Sitabo' Movie Review: Amitabh and Ayushmann Go To War In This Love Letter To Lucknow

Shoojit Sircar's odd new film captures the moral ramification of greed by pitting people against places. → Read More

'Never Have I Ever' Director Kabir Akhtar Breaks Down The Show's Identity Politics

The Emmy-award winning director, who helmed two episodes of the Netflix hit 'Never Have I Ever' unpacks the politics of representation. → Read More

5 Filmmakers, 15 Films: What You Need To Watch On MUBI This Weekend

As Mubi opens up its library section, it's a great time to introduce - or reacquaint - your cinematic taste buds to some world cinema auteurs. → Read More

‘What Are The Odds’ Review: Netflix's New Movie Is As Bad As Anything Made By Them In The Recent Past

Seriously, what are the odds that Netflix could roll out an original that's even remotely watchable? This Abhay Deol-produced film is yet another downer. → Read More

Maharashtra Govt Extends Lockdown Till May 31

“The calibrated phase-wise relaxation/lifting of lockdown orders will be notified in due course,” the order said. → Read More

'Gulabo Sitabo': PVR 'Disappointed' At Amazon Prime Release, Producers Defend Decision

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to devastate industries, theatre owners say they will suffer if more producers opt for digital releases. → Read More

'Ramayana' Cast Responds To DD's False Claim Of 'Record-Breaking' Viewership

Despite evidence to the contrary, the cast of Ramayana firmly believe they've created a 'world-record.' → Read More

Irrfan Khan Made Even The Most Average Film Watchable With His Sheer Presence

From 'The Xpose' to 'Jazbaa', Irrfan slipped seamlessly into his roles, irrespective of the quality of the movie. → Read More

Breaking: Irrfan Khan Dies At 53

The actor died in a Mumbai hospital on Wednesday. → Read More

How The Team Behind 'The Family Man' Shot A 'Micro Series' During The Lockdown

'A Viral Wedding', a nine-episode series, will soon premiere online and has been entirely made without anyone involved in the show meeting each other. → Read More

Jaipur Police Threatens To 'Lock People' And 'Play Masakali 2.0' If They Violate Lockdown

The biggest indictment of Tanish Bagchi's unbearable remix has come from the law enforcement itself → Read More

Coronavirus: Lockdown In Maharashtra Extended Till April 30, Announces Uddhav Thackeray

Most other States likely to follow suit as Kejriwal says that 'PM has taken the correct decision." → Read More