Hotel Mumbai recounts the true story of humanity and heroism during the 2008 siege of the famed Taj Hotel by a group of terrorists in Mumbai, India. In a new featurette, director Anthony Maras and members of the film’s cast talk about making sure they got it right for those who lived through that experience. […]
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Hotel Mumbai vividly recounts the 2008 siege of the famed Taj Hotel by a group of terrorists in Mumbai, India. Check out the powerful new trailer for Hotel Mumbai below. Hotel Mumbai will be in theaters on March 22nd.
The story of Saroo Brierley is one of epic proportions to the point that if it were fiction it might be hard to believe. How an Indian child of five could fall asleep on a decommissioned train in Ganesh Talai in the Khandwr Province of India and wind up in Calcutta, in Bengali Province and […]
A young Indian boy falls asleep on a parked train and awakens miles away from his family. Believed to be an orphan, he is adopted and taken to Australia. Now grown, he seeks his biological family. Check out the trailer for Lion following the breaking. Lion opens on November 25th.
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel was, to say the least, a most unexpected global hit. The idea of a group of English senior citizens moving to Jaipur, India to give themselves a better retirement – although intriguing – was expected to make money as a niche bit of counterprogramming but then people started seeing it […]
What if humanity’s last hope isn’t human? Meet Chappie. From Neill Blomkamp, the director of District 9, Chappie premieres on March 6th. Chec out the new teaser after the jump.
It’s a positive joy to note that Sonny’s command of the English language is just as wobbly as ever! The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel opens on February 27, 2015. Check out the new international trailer following the jump.
Every child comes into the world full of promise, and none more so than Chappie: he is gifted, special, a prodigy. Like any child, Chappie will come under the influence of his surroundings — some good, some bad — and he will rely on his heart and soul to find his way in the world […]
In the sequel to the surprise hit The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, hotel proprietor Sonny Kapoor has opened a second hotel – and it the first was The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, then the second must be The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (Sonny’s English if very good – but a bit literal). Joining the […]
Danny Boyle’s Slumdog Millionaire tells a pretty basic rags-to-riches tale that has oddly charming and wrenchingly violent sidetracks. It begins when Jamal Malik’s [Dev Patel] hot streak on the Indian version of Who Wants To Be a Millionaire culminates in a ten million rupee total before he is taken away by police on charges of […]