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Q&A with actor R. Madhavan on ‘Saala Khadoos’

January 29, 2016

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Handout photo of R. Madhavan

For two years, R. Madhavan has worn braces on his teeth that he doesn't need. The actor has worn them so that he can replicate a lisp like Mike Tyson for his role in the film "Saala Khadoos", where he plays the mercurial coach of a young boxer from a fishing village in Chennai.

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Disney awakens the financial power of the Force

December 15, 2015

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Review: A bitter guffaw as Wall Street falls apart

December 11, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

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Star-crossed romance charms movie audiences in Kerala

November 3, 2015

An Indian film about a pair of real-life star-crossed lovers has hit a raw nerve amid concerns over rising religious intolerance in the country.

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‘Aligarh’ rooted in reality of homophobia in India

October 21, 2015

Marathi-language professor Shrinivas Siras killed himself in 2010, a few days after Aligarh Muslim University suspended him for having consensual sex with a man.

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Review: Steve Jobs, both man and machine

October 9, 2015

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Review: A human face for the foreclosure fiasco

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September 25, 2015

By Ben Kellerman

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

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Interview: Karan Anshuman on ‘Bangistan’

August 6, 2015

As a film critic for one of Mumbai's most read tabloids, Karan Anshuman judged a Bollywood movie each week. This week, it's his turn to be judged.

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Telugu cinema’s “hit-machine” Rajamouli comes to Bollywood

July 8, 2015

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The hero of S.S. Rajamouli’s most recent film was a fly - a garish, computer generated pink fly which caused traffic accidents and blew up houses. “Eega” (Fly), which initially released in Telugu and later dubbed as “Makkhi” in Hindi, was one of the most successful films of 2013, breaking all records in the Telugu film industry and gathering quite a decent amount for the Hindi version as well.

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A Minute With: Vidya Balan

June 9, 2015

Jury Member actress Vidya Balan arrives for the screening of the film "Inside Llewyn Davis" in competition during the 66th Cannes Film Festival

For all her success in Bollywood, Vidya Balan stands on the periphery of the world of cinema. The 37-year-old actress says she doesn’t have any friends in the industry, nor does she go to work hoping to make some.