You are here: Home >> English News & Features >> CINEMA & ENTERTAINMENT

Parmanu is effective and thrilling

DNMUM414898 | 5/27/2018 | Author : Hiren Kotwani | WC :550

movie review
Rating 3
Film: Parmanu:
The Story Of Pokhran (Thriller/Drama)
Cast: John Abraham, Diana Penty, Boman Irani
Director: Abhishek Sharma
Duration: 2 hours 09 minutes
Language: Hindi (U)
Story: In 1995, after China has conducted nuclear tests, Ashwat Raina (John), an IIT-educated IAS officer, working in the PMO suggests at the Principal Secretary’s meeting that India, too, should go nuclear. However, the tests are forced to be called off after pressure from America, and Raina, who is made the scapegoat, is ousted from office. But after a new government comes to power in 1998, Raina gets a second chance to lead the mission.
Review: As the title Parmanu: The Story Of Pokhran suggests, the movie is based on t
Read full story

Copyright restricted. Under license from   
Add To Lightbox
Calculate Price


Sacred Games season 2 shoot postponed
DNMUM422645 | 9/21/2018 12:00:00 AM | Author : Nayandeep Rakshit | WC :207

The first season of Sacred Games starring Saif Ali Khan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui has received applause. However, while the critics have given the crime saga a thumbs up, the story seems to be different when it comes to viewership numbers. Says a trade
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

An actor has the luxury to keep on reinventing
DNMUM422646 | 9/21/2018 12:00:00 AM | Author : Meena Iyer | WC :1248

Anushka Sharma’s film trajectory needs to be stolen. She is one of the few fortunate heroines who has featured in three `300-cr plus films — PK (2014), Sultan (2016) and Sanju (2018). She has also earned herself the reputation of working around ea

Add To LightboxCalculate Price

With September 24 being observed as Chutney Day, After Hrs takes a look at a few that may be lesser
DNMUM422650 | 9/21/2018 12:00:00 AM | Author : Deepali Singh | WC :1004

When it comes to chutneys, you don’t have to travel to any part of India to have your fill. Each region has its own unique take on dips and relishes, made from ingredients that are indigenous to their area. In the last one year itself, food historian
Add To LightboxCalculate Price

Varun and Salman to rap together
DNMUM422651 | 9/21/2018 12:00:00 AM | Author : Chaya Unnikrishnan | WC :199

Varun Dhawan will be shooting for the weekend episode of Bigg Boss 12 today with host Salman Khan. Since he will be the first celebrity guest on the show, the makers have planned a number of special activities with the young actor. To begin with, he
Add To LightboxCalculate Price