Noted Tamil filmmaker K Balachander passes away in Chennai today. He was 84. He was admitted to Cauvery Hospital last Monday due to urinary infection and other age-related ailments. His manager confirmed the news of his death."Balachander sir passed away. He was recovering well over the la
Kunal Khemu's Traffic Signal
Traffic Signal is a story of one such signal, which is representative of all other signals around the city. Silsila a young orphan, who was born and who took his first tiny step at the signal is now its manager. For him the Signal is his workplace and a home where he lived. He is a sensitive soul with a heart of gold who considers the people like his family. He loves all those working at the signal, which in a way is his family but would spare nobody when it comes to business. He has a mentor, named Jaffar, who also is the collector of his region. Both he and Jaffar work for the local Mafioso, Haji and would even lay down their lives for him. Inherent in the social structure, lies a nexus between the local Mafia and Politicians, though at that level Silsila is almost nonexistent. Yet by a force of circumstance Silsila gets drawn into the bigger game and finds himself to be responsible for the annihilation of his own world, something to which he is dedicated his life. His deeds are irreversible and he would most certainly not be able to get things back to normal.
The eminent Bollywood director Madhur Bhandarkar is well known for his women centric films. The movies have not only earned him praises from critics but have also been financially successful at the box office. His films such as 'Fashion' (starring Priyanka Chopra who showcases the bright
Director Madhur Bhandarkar released the first look of his next venture, titled, ‘Calendar Girls’. The first look has five girls in skimpy golden bikini with their faces covered with hats. The faces of the girls were not yet disclosed. Madhur has entered into a Non-Disclosure Agreement (NDA)