Trade sites show that of the 30–32 big titles released in calendar 2022, only five or six have made it. That means 80% of the releases this year have failed to recover less than half their investments
People were appalled at Swings Restaurant which had used as a marketing strategy an edited clip from the Sanjay Leela Bhansali movie as a promotional gimmick on its social media pages.
"How could KK just collapse and die like this? What a talent! What a singer! His voice had the throw of a pro," Bhansali said.
Film fans pride themselves on an excellent memory.
Following the life of Gangubai, one of the most powerful, loved, and respected madams from Kamathipura during the 1960s, the film, one of the biggest hits of the year has amassed nearly Rs 130 crores
Allu Arjun, who has been basking in the glorious success of his maiden pan-India movie 'Pushpa: The Rise', had flown down to Mumbai earlier.
Ranveer Singh spoke his heart out about how he felt 'helpless' in the 'frustrating' incidents that preceded the release of the Sanjay Leela Bhansali directorial.
When actress Swara Bhaskar wrote in an open letter to Sanjay Leela Bhansali that she felt like a ‘vagina’ after watching the glorification of jauhar in Padmaavat, she triggered a troll fest.
The Shree Rajput Karni Sena has been protesting the Deepika Padukone starrer since its inception, claiming the film distorts history.
Shri Rajput Karni Sena on Friday announced it has decided to take back its protest against the release of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's "Padmaavat", stating the movie glorifies the valour of the Rajputs.
The 'not relevant' tag was given under the pretext that the film might spur unrest among the community, considering that about 61 per cent of Malaysia is populated by Muslims.
Actress Swara Bhasker's critique of "Padmaavat" as a movie that glorifies Sati and Jauhar, sparked a war of words between celebrities.
On Sunday, actor Swara Bhaskar called Bhansali out for the glorification of sati and jauhar in his film in an open letter concluding that the film reduces women to "talking about vaginas".
She believes the film has brought up the question whether women -- widowed, raped, young, old, pregnant, pre-pubescent -- have the right to live.
'The nation has gone mad,' said a furious Asha Parekh, the veteran actress who saw 'Padmaavat' a few days back at a special screening organised by the director Sanjay Leela Bhansali.
Padmaavat shows that there was no substance to any of the grievances they have aired over the better part of half a year.
Benegal had filmed the story of Allauddin Khilji's violent obsession for Rani Padmavati many years back, and not a stir of protest had happened.
Cinema hall owners held talks with Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and are hoping for a solution to the impasse.
Minister of State (MoS) for External Affairs VK Singh said that no one is allowed to misrepresent and distort the history in the name of freedom of expression.
Padmaavat row: Plea against certification declined by Delhi HC, petitioner asked to move Supreme Court
The film directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali and starring Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh and Shahid Kapoor hit theatres today.