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L’Immensità review: Penelope Cruz cannot save inconsistent drama

Updated on Jan 27, 2023 03:38 PM IST

HT at Sundance | L’Immensità review: Penelope Cruz stars as a tormented Italian housewife in director Emanuele Crialese's L’Immensita, an inconsistent and laboured drama set in 1970's Rome. It was showcased in the Spotlight section at Sundance Film Festival.

Penelope Cruz in a still from L’Immensita.
Penelope Cruz in a still from L’Immensita.
BySantanu Das

Cassandro review: Gael García Bernal triumphs as a gay wrestler

HT at Sundance | Cassandro review: Premiering at the Sundance Film Festival, Cassandro stars an electric Gael García Bernal as the Liberace of lucha libre, powering the uplifting yet predictable biopic directed by Roger Ross Williams.

Gael García Bernal in a still from Cassandro.
Gael García Bernal in a still from Cassandro.
Published on Jan 27, 2023 01:37 PM IST
BySantanu Das

Fancy Dance review: Lily Gladstone is sublime in well-crafted tale on resilience

HT at Sundance | Fancy Dance review: In Erica Tremblay's directorial debut, the subtext of disappearance of indigenous people establishes the need for healing and resilience within a community.

Isabel Deroy-Olson and Lily Gladstone in Fancy Dance,
Isabel Deroy-Olson and Lily Gladstone in Fancy Dance,
Published on Jan 26, 2023 07:43 PM IST
BySantanu Das

The Disappearance of Shere Hite review: Who says a woman cannot talk about sex?

HT at Sundance | The Disappearance of Shere Hite review: Nicole Newnham's documentary on the groundbreaking work of feminist icon Shere Hite thrillingly reveals the flamboyant spirit of the woman who would change the discourse on female sexuality forever.

The Disappearance of Shere Hite premiered at the Sundance Film Festival.
The Disappearance of Shere Hite premiered at the Sundance Film Festival.
Published on Jan 26, 2023 04:41 PM IST
BySantanu Das

Eileen review: This unhinged mix of Carol and Hitchcock ultimately disappoints

HT at Sundance | Eileen review: Thomasin McKenzie and Anne Hathaway cannot save William Oldroyd’s frustratingly impatient and gloomy adaptation of Ottessa Moshfegh's work.

Thomasin McKenzie and Anne Hathaway in a still from Eileen.
Thomasin McKenzie and Anne Hathaway in a still from Eileen.
Published on Jan 26, 2023 12:22 PM IST
BySantanu Das

Last Film Show director Pan Nalin says ‘move on’ after being out of Oscars race

Pan Nalin, who directed Chhello Show, or The Last Film Show, penned a note on Twitter after his Gujarati film failed to get an Oscars nominations. Three entries from India made it to the final list for the upcoming 95th Academy Awards.

Filmmaker Pan Nalin, directed Chhello Show.
Filmmaker Pan Nalin, directed Chhello Show.
Published on Jan 25, 2023 04:26 PM IST

Fair Play review: Chloe Domont's erotic financial drama is an instant classic

HT at Sundance | Fair Play review: Phoebe Dynevor and Alden Ehrenreich can't get enough of each other in a cutthroat, explosive thriller that isn't afraid to take ugly twists along the way.

Phoebe Dynevor and Alden Ehrenreich in a still from Fair Play.
Phoebe Dynevor and Alden Ehrenreich in a still from Fair Play.
Published on Jan 25, 2023 10:54 AM IST
BySantanu Das

Magazine Dreams review: A volcanic mix of Travis Bickle and Jake LaMotta

Magazine Dreams review: Jonathan Majors delivers the performance of a lifetime as a self-destructing bodybuilder in Elijah Bynum's uncompromising character study. It premiered at the U.S. Dramatic Competition section at Sundance Film Festival.

Jonathan Majors stars as fictional bodybuilder Killian Maddox in Magazine Dreams.
Jonathan Majors stars as fictional bodybuilder Killian Maddox in Magazine Dreams.
Published on Jan 23, 2023 07:35 PM IST
BySantanu Das

Shayda review: A powerful semi-autobiographical debut for director Noora Niasari

Shayda movie review: Actor Zar Amir Ebrahimi gives a shattering performance in filmmaker Noora Niasari’s semi-autobiographical debut about a mother trying to rebuild her life in a women's shelter in 90's Australia.

Zar Amir Ebrahimi and Selina Zahednia in a still from Shayda.
Zar Amir Ebrahimi and Selina Zahednia in a still from Shayda.
Published on Jan 23, 2023 04:56 PM IST
BySantanu Das

Nocturnal Burger review: A rich, layered snapshot of the cost of liberation

Premiering in the Short Film Program section at the Sundance Film Festival, Reema Maya's second short Nocturnal Burger unfolds over the course of one night at a local police station in Mumbai.

A still from Reema Maya's Nocturnal Burger.
A still from Reema Maya's Nocturnal Burger.
Published on Jan 23, 2023 02:33 PM IST
BySantanu Das

Sharman Joshi recalls how 3 Idiots changed people's perspectives

Actor Sharman Joshi talks about working on 3 Idiots, Rang De Basanti, his first Gujarati film Congratulations, and recalls a few anecdotes from his childhood, in an exclusive interview with Hindustan Times.

interview In an exclusive interview with Hindustan Times, Sharman Joshi talks about his new film, Congratulations, which is his first Gujarati film.
In an exclusive interview with Hindustan Times, Sharman Joshi talks about his new film, Congratulations, which is his first Gujarati film.
Updated on Jan 23, 2023 10:55 AM IST

Sometimes I Think About Dying review: Belonging is a task in this tender drama

Sometimes I Think About Dying review: Premiering at the Sundance Film Festival, this tender and delicately realized drama centers on the anti-social and introverted Fran (Daisy Ridley) as she has trouble connecting to people around her.

Daisy Ridley stars as Fran in Sometimes I Think About Dying.
Daisy Ridley stars as Fran in Sometimes I Think About Dying.
Published on Jan 22, 2023 05:14 PM IST
BySantanu Das

Broker movie review: Korean drama assembles oddball 'family' to protect a baby

Broker movie review: Kore-eda Hirokazu's Cannes winner is an affecting Korean drama that assembles an oddball 'family' to rally around a soon-to-be abandoned baby. The film stars actors Song Kang-ho, Gang Dong-won, Doona Bae and Lee Ji-eun aka IU.

Actors Song Kang-ho, Gang Dong-won, Doona Bae and Lee Ji-eun star in the Korean drama Broker.
Actors Song Kang-ho, Gang Dong-won, Doona Bae and Lee Ji-eun star in the Korean drama Broker.
Published on Jan 19, 2023 06:35 PM IST
BySonal Pandya

Aparna Balamurali gets uncomfortable as fan touches her, angry fans react

Aparna Balamurali had an unpleasant encounter with a fan at a college event when the student touched her without consent. The video of the incident has left fans angry.

Fan behaves inappropriately with Aparna Balamurali at an event.
Fan behaves inappropriately with Aparna Balamurali at an event.
Published on Jan 19, 2023 03:28 PM IST

Senior Programmer Charlie Sextro on the hopes and joys of Sundance Film Festival

Ahead of the Sundance Film Festival that will take place from January 19- 29, Senior Programmer Charlie Sextro talks to us about the approach in the selection of films and the many joys in the process.

interview Charlie Sextro speaks with Hindustan Times.
Charlie Sextro speaks with Hindustan Times.
Published on Jan 19, 2023 07:23 AM IST
BySantanu Das

Eken Babu writer Sujan Dasgupta found dead, Anirban Chakrabarti in shock

Writer Sujan Dasgupta who is popular known for creating Eken Babu, died in Kolkata. He was found dead at his apartment in Survey Park area of Kolkata.

Abirban Chakrabarti (left), Sujan Dasgupta (middle) and Joydeep Mukherjee (right) at the trailer launch of Eken Babu Ebar Kolkatay in Kolkata. (HT photos)
Abirban Chakrabarti (left), Sujan Dasgupta (middle) and Joydeep Mukherjee (right) at the trailer launch of Eken Babu Ebar Kolkatay in Kolkata. (HT photos)
Published on Jan 18, 2023 03:50 PM IST

Reema Maya on her second film Nocturnal Burger premiering at Sundance festival

Nocturnal Burger, directed by Reema Maya, will have its world premiere soon at Sundance Film Festival 2023 and this is her second film to premiere at the festival. In an exclusive interview with Hindustan Times, she talks about exploring the subject of child abuse in the short film.

interview A still from Reema Maya's short film Nocturnal Burger that premieres at the Sundance Film Festival 2023..
A still from Reema Maya's short film Nocturnal Burger that premieres at the Sundance Film Festival 2023..
Published on Jan 18, 2023 09:12 AM IST

Riteish Deshmukh, Genelia D'Souza react after Jayam Ravi wishes them for Ved

Riteish Deshmukh and Genelia D'Souza reacted after Jayam Ravi wished them for Ved's success. Here's what they said.

Riteish Deshmukh and Genelia D'Souza reacted after Jayam Ravi wished them for Ved's success. Here's what they said.
Riteish Deshmukh and Genelia D'Souza reacted after Jayam Ravi wished them for Ved's success. Here's what they said.
Published on Jan 16, 2023 05:37 PM IST

Mamta Mohandas says she has been diagnosed with autoimmune disease vitiligo

Mamta Mohandas has said that she has been diagnosed with autoimmune disease vitiligo. See her post here.

Mamta Mohandas diagnosed with autoimmune disease vitiligo.
Mamta Mohandas diagnosed with autoimmune disease vitiligo.
Published on Jan 15, 2023 08:40 PM IST

Ved box office: Riteish film is 2nd highest grossing Marathi movie after Sairat

Ved box office: Riteish Deshmukh's directorial debut continues to perform well, earning ₹44.92 crore since it was released on December 30, making it the second-highest grossing Marathi film after Sairat (2016).

Ved box office: Genelia D'souza and Riteish Deshmukh in a still from the Marathi film.
Ved box office: Genelia D'souza and Riteish Deshmukh in a still from the Marathi film.
Published on Jan 15, 2023 01:58 PM IST

Sanam Saeed recalls Fawad, Mahira ‘got brunt’ of India's ban on Pak artistes

Sanam Saeed recalled Fawad Khan and Mahira Khan ‘got brunt’ of India's ban on Pakistani artistes after the 2016 Uri attack. She also said that Pakistan's artistes make fun of how Muslims are portrayed in Indian films.

Sanam Saeed recalled Fawad Khan and Mahira Khan ‘got brunt’ of India's ban on Pakistani artistes.
Sanam Saeed recalled Fawad Khan and Mahira Khan ‘got brunt’ of India's ban on Pakistani artistes.
Published on Jan 14, 2023 02:37 PM IST

Kamal Haasan hails Rishab Shetty's Kantara, sends him appreciation letter

Kamal Haasan has sent Rishab Shetty a letter, where the veteran actor praised Rishab's Kannada film Kantara, and compared it to the Malayalam classic Nirmalyam. Read his full statement below.

Kamal Haasan has praised Rishab Shetty and sent him a letter on Kantara.
Kamal Haasan has praised Rishab Shetty and sent him a letter on Kantara.
Published on Jan 14, 2023 11:48 AM IST

Tovino Thomas twins with MS Dhoni, fans say: 'Minnal Murali with our superhero'

Actor Tovino Thomas met former cricketer MS Dhoni in Kerala. Reacting to the photo, fans said, 'Minnal Murali with our superhero'. See post

Tovino Thomas met MS Dhoni in Kerala.
Tovino Thomas met MS Dhoni in Kerala.
Published on Jan 09, 2023 06:42 PM IST

Yash may be replaced after KGF 5, says producer Vijay Kiragandur

KGF producer Vijay Kiragandur has said that the hit film franchise will be made in multiple parts and much ‘like James Bond’, the lead actor will be changed in later parts. Yash played the lead role of Rocky Bhai in the first two parts of KGF.

Yash in a still from KGF Chapter 2.
Yash in a still from KGF Chapter 2.
Published on Jan 09, 2023 02:00 PM IST

Interview: Manasi Parekh on Kutch Express, working with Ratna Pathak Shah

Manasi Parekh talks to Hindustan Times about her film Kutch Express, working with Ratna Pathak Shah, and Gujarati cinema.

interview Manasi Parekh in a still from Kutch Express trailer.
Manasi Parekh in a still from Kutch Express trailer.
Published on Jan 09, 2023 07:08 AM IST

Happy Birthday Nusrat Jahan: See her most romantic pics with Yash Dasgupta

Happy Birthday Nusrat Jahan: The actor has been in a relationship with boyfriend Yash Dasgupta since 2020. On her birthday, here's a glimpse at the couple's most romantic pictures.

Nusrat Jahan and Yash Dasgupta have been together since 2020.
Nusrat Jahan and Yash Dasgupta have been together since 2020.
Published on Jan 08, 2023 07:07 AM IST

Kantara actor Kishore says Yash's KGF 2 isn't his type of cinema: 'Mindless...'

Kantara actor Kishore Kumar G has said that Yash's KGF Chapter 2 isn't his 'type of cinema'. He also said that he doesn't like to watch 'something that is mindless'.

Kantara actor Kishore Kumar G has said that Yash's KGF Chapter 2 isn't his 'type of cinema'.
Kantara actor Kishore Kumar G has said that Yash's KGF Chapter 2 isn't his 'type of cinema'.
Updated on Jan 07, 2023 04:47 PM IST

Dulquer Salmaan pays tribute as production designer Sunil Babu dies: 'Kindest'

Sita Ramam, Varisu production designer Sunil Babu died after a cardiac arrest, as per reports. Dulquer Salmaan, Anjali Menon, Prithviraj and other celebs paid tributes.

Dulquer Salmaan paid his tribute to late production designer Sunil Babu.
Dulquer Salmaan paid his tribute to late production designer Sunil Babu.
Published on Jan 06, 2023 03:19 PM IST

On Yash’s birthday this year, no new project announcement: ‘Need some more time’

Ahead of his 37th birthday, Yash released a statement in which he said to fans they have to wait longer for an announcement about his next film as he’s working on something special.

Actor Yash in a still from KGF: Chapter 2.
Actor Yash in a still from KGF: Chapter 2.
Published on Jan 06, 2023 01:38 PM IST

Was Kantara actor Kishore's Twitter account suspended? Here's what actor says

Was Kantara actor Kishore Kumar G's Twitter account suspended for violating rules? Here's what the actor has said.

Kantara actor Kishore has clarified over his Twitter account suspension.
Kantara actor Kishore has clarified over his Twitter account suspension.
Published on Jan 04, 2023 08:15 PM IST
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