Junglee Music acquires music rights for “Sachin A Billion Dreams”

Junglee Music, a division of Times Music, has acquired the music rights for the much awaited film of the year “Sachin A Billion Dreams.” Music composed by the Academy award winner A R Rahman and directed by James Erskine, the trailer has already crossed 21 million views on YouTube creating a buzz nationwide.Continue reading “Junglee Music acquires music rights for “Sachin A Billion Dreams””

Kirik Party Movie Review: Katheyonda Helide

If there’s one genre that Indian Cinema hasn’t really managed to get a grip on, it’s the campus comedy. Most end up being a preachy narrative or an attempt at social commentary (3 Idiots, Nammavar, Student No 1), or an extremely cheesy romantic comedy that seems to be set in a different universe inhabited by designer beings (Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na, Student of the Year, Kuch Kuch Hota Hai) and very rarely get the nuances of being a typical student about to face life right (Kadhalil Sodhappuvadhu Yeppadi, Wake Up Sid, Premam, Happy Days). However, the promos of Kirik Party promised a simple, sweet and extremely funny tale of a bunch of friends in college and the trials and tribulations they go through on the cusp of adulthood.Continue reading “Kirik Party Movie Review: Katheyonda Helide”

Kirik Party: Trailer

kirik-party-poster-3Rishab Shetty and Rakshit Shetty who have worked together on films like Ulidavaru Kandanthe (directed by Rakshit) and Ricky (directed by Rishab), have come together once again with Kirik Party. While the film is directed by Rishab Shetty, Rakshit Shetty has written the film (along with The Seven Odds) and produced it (along with G.S.Guptha). Featuring Rakshit Shetty, Rashmika Mandanna, Samyuktha Hegde, Achyuth Kumar etc, the music is by B.Ajaneesh Lokanath while Karm Chawla is the DOP and Sachin is the editor.Continue reading “Kirik Party: Trailer”

Ulidavaru Kandanthe (2014) Movie Review: Simple Authentic Affair

Language : Kannada | Runtime : 155 Minutes | Director : Rakshit Shetty

What is truth but a perspective that’s spoken more clearly than another? When the journalist Regina(Sheetal) tells that she intends to write a series about an incident considering all perspectives, we realise that Rakshit Shetty‘s debut feature as director, “Ulidavuru Kandanthe”, is going to tackle Rashomon effect, Ever since Akira Kurosawa gave the world the stellar masterpiece, Rashomon, there has been numerous attempts to reuse the effect and tell a story. Rakshit Shetty joins that crowd of filmmakers with his Ulidavaru Kandanthe and unlike most, he actually manages to deliver a good instance of the Rashomon effect.Continue reading “Ulidavaru Kandanthe (2014) Movie Review: Simple Authentic Affair”

Ulidavaru Kandante: Trailer

Ulidavaru Kandante PosterUlidavaru Kandante (As seen by the rest) is a forthcoming Kannada movie from the team behind this year’s popular film Simple Agi Ondh Love Story. Rakshit Shetty the hero of the previous film not just has an important role in Ulidvaru Kandante but he also turns director over here.Continue reading “Ulidavaru Kandante: Trailer”