Vishwaroopam 2 First Day Collection: Kamal Haasan | Rahul Bose | Pooja Kumar | FilmiBeat Day Box Office Collection (In Rupees) 1 1.50 crores (estimated) Vishwaroop 2 First Day Collection: Kamal Haasan's much awaited film Vishwaroopam 2 hit the theatrical screens on Friday in Tamil, Telugu and Tamil. The Hindi version of the flick titled Vishwaroop 2 failed to impressed the audience and critics alike. If reports are to be believed, then this sequel to 2013 release Vishwaroop has received a poor opening at the box office on Day 1. It is said that Vishwaroop 2 collected around Rs. 1.50 crores on Day 1. Speaking about the Hindi version, trade analyst Girish Johar told Pinkvilla, "It's not up to the mark. It has not done as expected in the Hindi belt. The film has done somewhere around 1.5 crores in Hindi version in the early trends."Speaking about the average review of the film and why the Kamal Haasan's charisma has not worked in North India, Johar told the website, "What I … [Read more...] about Vishwaroop 2 First Day Collection: Hindi Version Of Kamal Haasan Film Opens Poorly!
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The three-bedroom, 5,000-square foot residence known as the Brown-Sidney House was designed by famed modernist Richard Neutra in 1955. Tom Ford is parting ways with his Richard Neutra-designed home on Chalon Road in Bel Air. The filmmaker and fashion icon just sold the iconic architectural gem for $20 million, a source with knowledge of the deal tells The Hollywood Reporter. Built in 1955, the Brown-Sidney House — as it's known in architectural circles — has three bedrooms and six bathrooms. Ford purchased the 5,000 square foot house in 1997, which bears all the hallmarks of the master modernist Neutra — clean lines, smooth surfaces, outside living spaces and open interiors that easily flood with natural light. A few years after purchasing the home, Ford turned to architect John Bertram and the firm Marmol Radziner & Associates to restore and update it and has been using it as his primary residence. That pocket of Bel Air is a … [Read more...] about Tom Ford Sells Bel Air Home for $20 Million (Exclusive)
The London Indian Film Festival launches from July 15-20 in London with a range of cutting-edge movies from some of India's hottest independent talents. We aren't talking Bollywood here, but films that challenge, make you think and show a more realistic view of India today in all its colour and diversity. The Festival's selection of films are screened across London, opening in the city centre at Cineworld (Haymarket), then Barbican, Nehru Centre, Watermans and Genesis cinemas. The Festival covers a wide range of themes from family dramas, coming-of age tales to twisted urban romance. What pervades many of these movies is a new more assured Indian cool, experimenting with cinematic styles, new technology and influenced by themes both East and West, which has helped them win favour with the young crowd in super cities like Mumbai. The London Indian Film Festival opens at Cineworld (Haymarket) on July 15 with the UK premiere of the challenging Love, Sex Aur Dhokha, (Love, Sex and … [Read more...] about London Indian Film Festival screens serious stuff
The Sundance Film Festival announced its New Frontier Lineup for the 2020 edition, a curated collection of cutting-edge indie experimental media works by creators who are pushing artistic boundaries in various mediums including rocket travel, biotech, facial recognition, mixed reality (MR), smartphone AR, underwater VR, game engines, big data, AI, the human archive, and innovative uses of SMS text & iPhone video capture. There are two dedicated venue spaces: New Frontier at The Ray and New Frontier Central, each of which host a variety of media installations, a VR Cinema, and panel discussions. New this year, New Frontier Central also houses the Biodigital Theatre, a cutting-edge presentation space that will feature a rotating schedule of large scale VR theatrical works including a feature-length livestream game telecast. Related Story HBO Documentary Films Lands Sundance-Bound 'Welcome To Chechnya', About Harsh Plight Of LGBTQ Community In Russian Republic Robert … [Read more...] about Sundance Film Festival Announces New Frontier Lineup For 2020
New Frontier programming includes 32 projects from 21 countries. The New Frontiers lineup at the 2020 Sundance Film Festival has been announced, with a selection that ranges from a virtual reality project about the aftermath of Japan's 2011 tsunami to an exhibition of A.I. modeled after Noam Chomsky. “Technology infuses most aspects of modern life -- and is evolving at a historic pace. The New Frontier artists that we showcase are taking completely fresh and thoughtful approaches to how the newest technological formats engage with the ancient art of storytelling,” said Robert Redford, president and founder of Sundance Institute. Shari Frilot, chief curator of the New Frontier section, added, “Powerful technologies now enable experiences that capture, replicate, and replace “the real.” But it is even more special when the human touch converges with technology, we are provoked to reach beyond what we know to be real and enter … [Read more...] about Sundance Unveils New Frontier Lineup