Dhanush's highly anticipated film Jagame Thandhiram is all set to release on Netflix on June 18. Though the film was earlier scheduled to hit the theatres on May 1, 2020, the makers had to postpone the date owing to the sudden COVID-19 pandemic and the subsequent lockdown. Well now, as per the latest report, the makers of the gangster drama are leaving no stone unturned to make complete use of the popular OTT platform, as they are planning to reach a wider audience with their film. Reportedly, the Dhanush-starrer will release on Netflix in 17 languages including Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Hindi, English and French. Also Read: Karnan Twitter Review: Dhanush's Raw Avatar Is Here To Win Your Hearts! Though there is no confirmation from the makers, reports are rife that the new development is owing to the actor's popularity worldwide while also keeping in mind that he is soon going to appear in the Hollywood film The Gray Man . On the other … [Read more...] about Jagame Thandhiram Release: Dhanush-Karthik Subbaraj’s Gangster Drama To Hit Netflix In 17 Languages?
EXCLUSIVE : IFC Midnight is acquiring North American rights to The Feast , the first feature from BAFTA-winning TV director Lee Haven Jones . The company plans to release the supernatural revenge horror pic this fall. Rooted in the potent mythical fables of Wales, and filmed in the Welsh language, Jones’s debut feature unfolds over the course of a single night, as an affluent family gathers at their lavish home in the Welsh mountains for a dinner party, hosting a local businessman and neighboring farmer to broker a business deal to mine the surrounding countryside. When a mysterious young woman arrives to be the family’s waitress for the evening, they find their beliefs and values challenged, as her quiet yet disturbing presence begins to unravel their lives – slowly, deliberately, and with the most terrifying of consequences. A slow burn meditation on history and tradition, greed and responsibility, identity and difference, The Feast is a contemporary morality tale that … [Read more...] about IFC Midnight Picks Up North American Rights To Welsh-Language Supernatural Revenge Horror Pic, ‘The Feast’
On the star-studded compilation Slime Language 2, released by Young Thug ’s YSL Records imprint, the rapper takes a backseat and invites his protégés and peers to take center stage. For now, fans will have to wait for Thugger’s hotly-anticipated next album . But with Slime Language 2, we see the power of his vision. With 23 tracks on the original, and eight added to the deluxe, the label compilation is packed with appearances from artists of all stripes, yet Thug’s signature energy ties the project together from start to finish. It speaks to the prevalence of his influence and the development of his YSL label over the years. The exact number of people involved with the album is tough to pin down, though one imagines there was a significant amount of coordination involved. In total, 33 artists worked on Slime Language 2, while Wheezy, and London on da Track handled production. “Slime wanted to let the whole family shine so that’s why you see so many of his artists on … [Read more...] about How Young Thug’s YSL Label Put Family First On ‘Slime Language 2’
Last year, the government brought video streaming over-the-top (OTT) platforms such as Netflix, Amazon's Prime Video, Hotstar, and others under the ambit of the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting. This resulted in people from the film industry expressing their disappointment over controlling the flow of art, that web space offers to the filmmakers. ALSO READ: Kunal Kemmu On Insider-Outsider Debate: Bollywood Is An Industry Built By Outsiders When actor Kunal Kemmu was asked to express his views on the same, he said, "Just because there is tolerance to the amount of sex or bad language in the digital space, it doesn't mean you overdo it. Har ek line me gaali daalne ki koi zaroorat nahi hai. It should be part of your story and be effective in the narration. Just because you have freedom, that doesn't mean you exploit it." That's just one side of the debate. Reflecting his views upon the other side of the debate, Kunal further added that … [Read more...] about Kunal Kemmu Feels One Should Not Misuse Web Space By Putting Unnecessary S*x Scenes Or Bad Language
The Mexican comedy Nosotros Los Nobles ( We Are the Nobles ) is getting an English-language feature take at Netflix from producers Chris Columbus, Michael Barnathan and Mark Radcliffe for 26th Street Pictures as part of their overall deal with the streamer. The 2013 movie directed and co-written by Gaz Alazraki follows three spoiled and superficial children and their self-made wealthy father who feigns bankruptcy to cut them off, and forces them to do the unthinkable: Get a job. Nosotros Los Nobles stands as the second-highest grossing local movie in Mexico with $26.2M behind Eugenio Derbez’s Instructions Not Included which grossed $46.1M. Nosotros Los Nobles was also a success across Latin America and served as the inspiration for Netflix’s first Mexican original series Club de Cuervos. The original movie is based on the play El Gran Calavera written by Adolfo Torrado. The pic stars Gonzalo Vega, Luis Gerardo Mendez, Karla Souza and Juan Pablo Gil. … [Read more...] about Netflix Giving Mexican Box Office Hit ‘We Are The Nobles’ An English-Language Feature Adaptation