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7 Hindi films that broke stereotypes with portrayal of surrogacy

7 Hindi films that broke stereotypes with portrayal of surrogacy

New Delhi, July 31 (IANS) The recent OTT-released film 'Mimi' is getting a lot of admiration from the audience for the portrayal of the complex subject of surrogacy in a nuanced way.

'Bhuj: The Pride of India' director Abhishek Dhudhaiya gives an insight into film's research

'Bhuj: The Pride of India' director Abhishek Dhudhaiya gives an insight into film's research

Mumbai, July 30 (IANS) Director Abhishek Dhudhaiya, whose next film "Bhuj: The Pride of India" is based on the 1971 Indo-Pakistan war, is also the co-writer of the project. The film tells the story of how 300 women from a village worked hard to build the Bhuj runway, contributing majorly to India's win.

Pooja Hegde: With every industry, reason of nervousness changes

Pooja Hegde: With every industry, reason of nervousness changes

Hyderabad, July 27 (IANS) Actress Pooja Hegde currently has projects announced and rolling in the Tamil, Telugu and Hindi film industries. The actress says that being part of big budget films and high expectations from fans make her nervous. However, her reasons to feel jittery change with every industry.

H'wood to the rescue: Content to lure movie goers back, says Inox (IANS Special)

H'wood to the rescue: Content to lure movie goers back, says Inox (IANS Special)

Mumbai, July 26 (IANS) Pent-up demand along with new international content will lure movie goers back to multiplexes in India, industry major Inox leisure tells IANS.

Four B-town actresses who gained several kilos for their roles

Four B-town actresses who gained several kilos for their roles

New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) Bollywood actresses have time and again proved their mettle on the screen with their craft.

Sharad Kelkar: Surekha Sikri treated me like her son and nurtured me (FIRST PERSON)

Sharad Kelkar: Surekha Sikri treated me like her son and nurtured me (FIRST PERSON)

(Sharad Kelkar shared the screen with Surekha Sikri in the daily soap "Saat Phere: Saloni Ka Safar", which aired between 2005 and 2009. The actor opened up to IANS sharing his experience of working with the multiple National Award-winning late actress who, he feels was an institution of acting)

Malik: Fahadh Faasil's godfather turn (IANS review; Rating: * * *)

Malik: Fahadh Faasil's godfather turn (IANS review; Rating: * * *)

Malik (film on Amazon Prime Video); Cast: Fahad Faasil, Nimisha Sajayan, Vinay Forrt, Joju George, Sanal Aman, Jalaja; Direction: Mahesh Narayanan; Rating: * * * (three stars)