Legend Bollywood Celebrities Who passed away in 2014

Legend Bollywood Celebrities Who passed away in 2014

Duniyase jaanewaale, jaane chale jaataa hain kahaa… How true words but life is a journey and every journey has a destination. The destination of human life is death and nobody can deny this utter truth. Like each year this year too Indian Cinema lost some of its great starlets. Raaga.Com takes you through the unfortunate deaths in […]

Aishwarya felicitated at Miss World 2014

Aishwarya felicitated at Miss World 2014

London, Dec 14 (IANS) Aishwarya Rai was Sunday felicitated by the Miss World Organisation at the 64th edition of the international beauty pageant for her commitment to “beauty with a purpose” since winning the crown two decades ago. Described as embodiment of beauty with purpose, Aishwarya is also seen as the most successful Miss World […]

‘Lingaa’ – The hero with a thousand faces; Rating: ***

'Lingaa' - The hero with a thousand faces

Film: “Lingaa”; Cast: Rajinikanth, Sonakshi Sinha, Anushka Shetty, K. Vishwanath, Jagapathi Babu, Vijayakumar, Radha Ravi, Santhanam, Karunakaran and Dev Gill; Director: K.S. Ravi Kumar; Rating: *** In one of the scenes in “Lingaa”, Rajinikanth is seen reading Joseph Campbell’s “The Hero with A Thousand Faces’. The camera zooms in on the book’s title from different […]

‘Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies’ visually brilliant, but fails to excite; Rating: **

Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five ArmiesHobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies

Film: “Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies”; Cast: Ian McKellen, Martin Freeman, Richard Armitage, Ken Stott, Graham McTavish, William Kircher, James Nesbitt, Stephen Hunter, Dean O’Gorman, Benedict Cumberbatch, Aidan Turner, John Callen, Peter Hambleton, Jed Brophy, Mark Hadlow, Adam Brown, Orlando Bloom, Evangeline Lilly, Lee Pace, Cate Blanchett, Hugo Weaving, Christopher Lee and Ian […]

‘Badlapur Boys’ – sincere depiction of a kabaddi team’s journey;Rating – ***1/2

Badlapur Boys' - sincere depiction of a kabaddi team's journey

Film: “Badlapur Boys”; Cast: Shashank Udapurkar, Nishshan, Puja Gupta, Mazhar Khan, Annu Kapoor, Anupam Maanav, Saranya Mohan, Kishori Shahane and Aman Verma; Director: Shailesh Verma; Rating; ***1/2 They are a bunch of losers. And the film doesn’t hesitate in portraying the losers in the most unflattering light. The charm lies not in the sophistication of […]

‘The Babadook’ – bound to keep you hooked; Rating: ****

'The Babadook

Film: “The Babadook”; Cast: Essie Davis, Noah Wiseman, Barbara West, Daniel Henshall, Hayley McElhinney and Benjamin Winspear; Directed by: Jennifer Kent; Rating: **** “Mister Babadooka…You’ll see him if you look…Baba dook dook dook!” Who would consider that these innocuous rhyming words in an insignificant cutout picture book to take a spooky turn? But indeed, a […]

WATCH: Rakhi Sawant’s friend slaps director, accuses him of casting couch

Rakhi Sawant and her friend with director Sachendra Sharma at Mumbai Can Dance Saala music launch

Controversies have the knack of finding through their way to Rakhi Sawant. The controversy queen is again at the centre of it, courtesy her friend. At the music launch of lesser known film ‘Mumbai Can Dance Saala’, Rakhi’s friend came forward and slapped film’s director Sachendra Sharma accusing him of casting couch. Rakhi’s friend claims […]

‘Fandry’, ‘Liar’s Dice’ out of Golden Globe race

'Fandry', 'Liar's Dice' out of Golden Globe race

Los Angeles, Dec 11 (IANS) Acclaimed Indian films “Fandry” and “Liar’s Dice”, which were among the 53 motion pictures approved for Golden Globe consideration in the foreign language category, are not part of the final nomination list for the 72nd edition of the awards ceremony. Nagraj Manjule’s Marathi film “Fandry”, revolving around an “untouchable” (Dalit) […]

Watch: The 3-hour-long DDLJ in 30 seconds

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We’re starting this new feature especially for the impatient movie addict! 3 hours flicks condescend into a two minute filmy breakdown. Make some Maggi and enjoy the show xoxo The other night, MissMalini e-mailed me with the suggestion of doing a picture recap of classic and new Bollywood films. I loved the idea, since it […]

Ranveer Singh debuts on Instagram to celebrate 4 years of Bollywood

Ranveer singh completes 4 years in Bollywood

Mumbai, Dec 10 (IANS) On completing four years in filmdom, Ranveer Singh went on a nostalgic mode Wednesday and posted numerous photographs on his newly-created Instagram account. The actor made his debut in Bollywood with “Band Baaja Baaraat”, which released Dec 10, 2010. “I too hav a small surprise fr you on this special day… […]