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MAX 2 Highlights and Listings 1st - 16th November

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Success Party of Pyaar Ka Punchnama-2

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Pyaar Ka Punchnama-2 had a great opening at the box office on the very first day, and since then there was no looking back, The film has already crossed its 50Cr mark and  still counting.
The PKP2 team had a grand success bash for the same, Director Luv Ranjan, Producer Abhishek Pathak were overwhelmed with the response they received for the film.The actors- Kartik Aaryan-Nushrat Bharucha-Omkar Kapoor-Ishita Raj-Sunny Singh & Sonnalli Seygall looked very happy and even cut the huge cake which was presented to them.Also present at the event were- Abbas-Mustan-Hussein Burmawala, Amar Singh, T-series head honcho Bhushan Kumar and many more.

Kareena Kapoor Khan sports a 32 kg lehenga in a highlight song for Ki And Ka !

Perpetually picture perfect,KareenaKapoor Khan seems to have conquered it all , from being a regular at the 100-crore club to having worked with all of the industry's leading actors - The actress has also pioneered trends in fashion and style in the country, be it her iconic looks in her films, which find themselves exhibited at the Madame Tussauds Museum, to brands like Sony Vaio basing product ranges on her .(Size Zero Laptop range)*
Kareena was also the first to effortlessly shift from high street fashion to demure Indian in her looks onscreen, that spanned her various blockbusters. Her looks in Jab We Met, Bodyguard , 3 Idiots , Golmaal , Singham 2 and Bajrangi Bhaijaan went on to set trends ,with her outfits becoming a subject of heated conversation in locker rooms and finding their way to college campuses.The actress who now essays the role of a go-getting businesswoman will be sporting a completely new look in R.Balki's Ki And Ka . Kareena's outfits in the film inclu…

Sony MAX movie listings 1st – 16th November

SUN 1-Nov-15 08:00:00PM BAAHUBALI- THE BEGINNING MON 2-Nov-15 09:00:00PM KHAMOSHIYAN TUE 3-Nov-15 09:00:00PM KRRISH 3 WED 4-Nov-15 09:00:00PM HAMARI ADHURI KAHANI THU 5-Nov-15 09:00:00PM DHOOM 3 FRI 6-Nov-15

Nil Battey Sannata wins applause at BFI London Film Festival 2015

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After receiving tremendous response at the Silk Road International Film Festival in China, the Swara Bhaskar starrer Nil Battey Sannata, produced by Aanand L Rai’s Colour Yellow Productions, Eros International and Jar Pictures and directed by debutant filmmaker Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari, was screened at the BFI London Film Festival (LFF) on 11th and 12th October.The three screenings which took place on 11th and 12th October were house full and the movie received wonderful response.Swara was unanimously applauded. The inspirational movie will also be screened at the on-going coveted International Rome Film Festival. The inspiring family film featuring Swara Bhaskar, Ratna Pathak Shah and Pankaj Tripathi is a charming tale of a poor single mother who comes up with an ingenious plan to convince her rebellious daughter to study. Nil Battey Sannatais the story of a mother battling to ensure her daughter has every opportunity in life, whether she wants it or not. Tiwari’s drama is a powerful acco…

Bombairiya - fabelesque ode to the city of Mumbai

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With content-based cinema making waves in Bollywood, Producer Michael Ward looks forward with great anticipation as he reveals a glimpse of his film Bombairiya. Already touted as a fabelesque ode to the city of Mumbai, infused with comedy, the film brings together an immensely talented cast including Radhika Apte, Akshay Oberoi, Siddhanth Kapoor, Ravi Kishan and Shilpa Shukla. Jointly produced by Beautiful Bay Entertainment and Kreo Films of Dubai, the project has been helmed by debutant director Pia Sukanya and will release next year.Radhika plays Meghna, a PR Agent in the film industry, and now really empathises with film PRs ”My character has to keep bad stuff from making news and make ugly truths disappear. It's about the worst day in her career as personal problems pile on top of professional problems. When her phone gets flicked, her tendency to lie draws her into a much bigger story where the lives of others and her own are at stake. I identify with Meghna's ability to …

Official Statement from Mr Amitabh Bachchan

"Ref; the announcement in the media today by the UP Govt for pension to YashBharati Award winners : Whereas I respect the UP Govt’s honour of the Yash Bharati Award to members of my family, and their decision as per reports in the press, for providing pension of Rs 50, 000 per month to each recipient, I am requesting the UP Govt., with all humility, to redirect the entire amount designated for my family towards any noble charitable scheme or cause that benefits the poor and the needy.
I shall be writing to the Chief Minister in this regard, in a separate communication."
Amitabh Bachchan

Hogaya Dimaagh Ka Dahi gets a good opening

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Fauzia Arshi's rip-roaring comedy has received a good opening along with Pyaar Ka Punchnama 2, reiterating the audience's faith in smart and comic movies.The film takes laughter to its original form with five great comedians Om Puri, Sanjay Mishra, Raajpal Yadav, Razzaq Khan and the veteran Kader Khan coming together. Plus, it has an ensemble of songs by varied singers like Mika Singh, Kailash Kher, Kunal Ganjawala, Ritu Pathak and Fauzia Arshi herself, who has also composed the music.In times of loud numbers, in a way, her music marks the return of melody, capturing the essence of rhythmical poetry, composed with mellifluous tunes. Moreover, with this movie, Mika Singh has become the first singer-caricature in a feature film to have an entire animated song to himself.Bringing back memories of the time when comedies ruled Bollywood, the film is a rollercoaster ride that tickles and entertains on one hand, and brings forth the irony of the changing times on the other. It makes…

Shilpa Shetty Kundra encourages women to be financially independent by associating with Best Deal TV ‘s latest proposition

After achieving great success with her latest venture Best Deal TV- India’s first ever celebrity driven home shopping channel, Shilpa Shetty Kundra now proposes a business venture to give back to the society and empower women.  The latest initiative of women empowerment in association with the channel, gives women an avenue to showcase their entrepreneurial skills.  Keeping in mind, the growing response to home shopping in today’s fast moving world,the initiative invites women aspiring to be financially independent to enroll in their Direct Selling Agent Program. An aspiring entrant will be required to invest a minimum of Rs 10000 and will be provided the catalogs and demo videos.Talking about the initiative Shilpa Shetty Kundra, Chairperson- Best Deal TV , “It gives me immense pleasure in announcing the launch of the Direct Selling Agents Program with Best Deal TV. The initiative aims to encourage today’s Indian women who are independent and self-sufficient to work at their own conve…

Vivek Krishnani named MD of Sony Pictures India

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Vivek Krishnani has been appointed Managing Director of Sony Pictures India (also known as SPE Films India). His appointment will be effective November 1, 2015.Under his leadership Sony Pictures India will handle all theatrical distribution for Sony Pictures Entertainment’s films. Sony Pictures Entertainment produces, acquires, and distributes its films under its various film labels: Columbia Pictures, TriStar Pictures, Screen Gems, Sony Pictures Animation, Sony Pictures Classics, Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions and Sony Pictures International Productions.Vivek was most recently Senior Vice President – Revenue and Marketing at MSM Motion Pictures. MSM Motion Pictures is the film production arm of Multi Screen Media Pvt. Ltd which is a part of Sony Pictures Entertainment Television Network. Sony Pictures Television’s media networks are available in 178 countries on 81 unique channels in 29 different languages. Sony’s network of television and digital channels has over 1.3 billion …

NILADRI KUMAR CURATES STAY UPROOTED NATIONAL TOUR IN ODE OF THE INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF THE GIRL CHILD

NILADRI KUMAR TO PLAY ON HIS 100 YEAR OLD SITAR FOR ONE LAST TIME BEFORE IT’S AUCTIONED FOR A CAUSE
MUMBAI FIRST PIT STOP, BENGALURU, PUNE, CHENNAI, NAGALAND,  TO FOLLOW
An internationally acclaimed and world-renowned global icon to reckon with, 41 year old music maverick, Niladri Kumar who is additionally celebrated as the inventor of the Zitar (Electric Sitar) has announced his 2015-2016 National Tour. The tour is being promoted by Mangal Entertainment in association with MiH Creation. The debut showcase will be held in Mumbai at Shanmukhanda Hall on 30th October 2015 at 7:30 p.m. followed by the other metros in 2016. Joining the Sitar/Zitar maestro on stage for the Mumbai edition will be ace percussionist Taufiq Qureshi, Padma Shri Vijay Ghate on tabla, playback singer and virtuoso guitarist Rashid Ali along with bassist Sheldon DSilva and Prince Mulla on keys.  'Stay UPRooted' in its Mumbai edition celebrates the International Year Of The Girl Child.  Niladri Kumar in associ…

Love Is Complicated.. But it's worth it... Girish Kumar & Navneet Dhillon's Contemporary Romance in ‘Loveshhuda’

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As urban, contemporary romances go, Girish Kumar & Navneet Dhillon’s forthcoming film ‘Loveshhuda’ promises to be an entertaining watch!In today’s times, when distance, career & everyday challenges redefine love, ‘Loveshhuda’ focuses on the relationship between two young people at three different points of their life. What’s more, they also meet in different and beautiful places- London, Mauritius & Shimla. Girish Kumar, whose debut film ‘Ramaiya Vastavaiya’ was very well received, will be seen in an urbane character this time.Intriguing & entertaining, ‘Loveshhuda’ is directed by Vaibhav Misra, and produced by Vijay Galani. Describing the chemistry of his leading pair, Vaibhav said, “It’s a romantic & drama rolled into one & both Girish & Navneet lend themselves perfectly to their contemporary roles.” Producer Vijay Galani adds, “With ‘Loveshhuda’, we have focused on telling a love story that suits present times & the chances that today’s generation ta…