Mumbai, Dec 5 (IANS) Bigg Boss automatically associates with high drama and lowly scheming. An important aspect of both can often be the ability to shed copious tears at the drop of a hat. It is a gameplan that has served many contestants well, over 14 seasons.

Darbaan: Poignant drama (IANS Review; Rating: * * and 1/2 )

Darbaan: Poignant drama (IANS Review; Rating: * * and 1/2 )

Darbaan (film on Zee5); Cast: Sharib Hashmi, Sharad Kelkar, Rasika Dugal, Flora Saini, Harsh Chhaya; Direction: Bipin Nadkarni; Rating: * * and 1/2 (two and a half stars)

Digital December: Movie buffs have a lot to watch out for on OTT

Digital December: Movie buffs have a lot to watch out for on OTT

New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) Cinema theatres have opened, but all the remaining films of the year were already sold to various OTT platforms during lockdown. While many of these films have already dropped straight to streaming platforms, having bypassed theatrical release, a slew of exciting content for movie buffs is in store in the month of December.

Christopher Nolan: India is a wonderful place to be in and engage with filmmaking (IANS Interview)

Christopher Nolan: India is a wonderful place to be in and engage with filmmaking (IANS Interview)

New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) Christopher Nolan feels Hindi films happen to retain the fundamental reasons due to which we enjoy cinema, and that Hollywood has lost some of that essence.

Ava: Cliches kill the thrills (IANS Review; Rating: * * )

Ava: Cliches kill the thrills (IANS Review; Rating: * * )

Ava (film on Netflix); Cast: Jessica Chastain, Colin Farrell, John Malkovich, Geena Davis, Jess Weixler, Common; Direction: Tate Taylor; Rating: * * (two stars)

Melissa Leong on being the first female judge on 'MasterChef Australia'

Melissa Leong on being the first female judge on 'MasterChef Australia'

New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) Melissa Leong feels being the first female judge on the popular cooking reality show, MasterChef Australia, comes with great responsibility, to represent the underrepresented while doing a good job as a judge.

World AIDS Day: TV stars talk of need to remove the stigma

World AIDS Day: TV stars talk of need to remove the stigma

Mumbai, Dec 1 (IANS) Tuesday was World AIDS Day, and celebrities from the world of television opened up on the need to continue the efforts to remove stigma that is often associated with the ailment.

World AIDS Day: TV stars talks of need to remove the stigma

World AIDS Day: TV stars talks of need to remove the stigma

Mumbai, Dec 1 (IANS) Tuesday was World AIDS Day, and celebrities from the world of television opened up on the need to continue the efforts to remove stigma that is often associated with the ailment.