Hansal Mehta’s film, streaming on Amazon Prime Video, wants to cash in on Rajkummar Rao's success as a quirky, small-town protagonist but has no real vision.
Pratik Gandhi did everything from installing cellphone towers to dancing at birthday parties before finding success by playing Harshad Mehta in ‘Scam 1992’
The director of films such as 'Shahid' and 'Aligarh' talks about a new phase in his career, negotiating the demands of Bollywood, and Kangana Ranaut.
Chakraborty was arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau on Tuesday in a case related to the death of Sushant Singh Rajput.
The filmmaker said that Simran will remain a 'painful chapter of my life.'
The film reflects none of the acrimony that went into its making.
Feels too long for the short run-time.
EXCLUSIVE: Text Messages Show How Kangana Ranaut, Hansal Mehta And Apurva Asrani Fell Out Over 'Simran'
Ranaut called Mehta a 'coward director', Asrani reveals.
A second-rate filmmaker from the '90s can't take being upstaged by filmmakers whose work has wielded more influence than anything he has done in his career.
By the time you read this, you will most likely be aware that a ‘landmark judgement’ of sorts was awarded by the Bombay High
NEW DELHI -- Aligarh director Hansal Mehta, who has teamed up with National award-winner Kangana Ranaut for his next film
The biggest challenge was to remain true to the story--to maintain the character's dignity in the film and not reduce him to a caricature. I wanted to show the human side of Professor Siras, and to do that, the biggest challenge was conveying his loneliness and isolation. It's easy to write about isolation and loneliness, but cinematically it's not so easy to show on screen.
NEW DELHI -- Hansal Mehta's latest controversial feature Aligarh is all set to be screened at JNU today which what is at
The rickshaw-puller who was caught having sex with deceased Aligarh Muslim University professor Shrinivas Ramachandra Siras
Aligarh--part character study, part courtroom drama laced with powerful social commentary--features a deeply nuanced performance from Manoj Bajpayee. Playing the challenging part of Prof. Siras, Bajpayee succeeds in capturing the complexities of a wounded man ostracized by a hypocritical, self-righteous society which is guilty of embracing dogmas in the name of morality while rejecting humanistic values such as love and compassion.
As per reports, Hansal Mehta's Aligarh, starring Manoj Bajpayee and Rajkummar Rao, is not playing in theatres in Aligarh
Contact HuffPost India Also see on HuffPost: Somewhere in the middle, the film nosedives with the scenes that depict a court
MUMBAI -- Censor board chief Pahlaj Nihalani today alleged that director of the film Aligarh, Hansal Mehta is making an issue
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