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Video: What is Dappangkuthu? The original lungi dance, explained

“One of the greatest folk dance and music genres to grace the nation has been ever youthful- Dappangkuthu”- This is how the video begins with peppy music. Here’s a fun seven-minute video on the popular folk dance and music genre Dappangkuthu by YouTube channel Put Chutney. Pianist Anil Srinivasan could be seen in the video referring Dappangkuthu as “the original lungi dance.” It talks about four styles of Dappangkuthu- Ammuki […]


Watch: This video uses scenes from 183 movies to recreate Linkin Park''In The End'

In an awe-inspiring video put on the internet, Linkin Park’s ‘In The End’ – one of the most popular songs of current times – has been sung by meticulously putting together scenes from 183 Hollywood movies. It doesn’t matter whether you’re a Linkin Park fan or not. It doesn’t even matter if you liked ‘In The End’ or not. In fact, in the end, it doesn’t even matter. (We just […]

Golden Globes 2016: The Revenant wins top three awards

The Revenant has triumphed at this year’s Golden Globes, winning the night’s most coveted prize for best dramatic film. Leading man Leonardo DiCaprio won best actor in a drama, while Alejandro G Inarritu won for its direction.  Ridley Scott hit The Martian was named best comedy or musical film, winning a further Globe for star Matt Damon.  Room star Brie Larson was named best actress in a drama, while Jennifer […]


Chauranga review: A strong voice against caste barriers

The difference between false memories and true ones is the same as for jewels; it is always the false ones that look the most real, the most brilliant. Or so says Salvador Dali. If you applied Dali’s quote to the context of ‘representation of caste in the Hindi film industry’, how many Bollywood films based on the caste divide in society are actually true? You may name a few like […]


Watch: Horror redefined in spine-chilling trailer of 'Conjuring 2'!

‘Conjuring’ helmed by James Wan, received rave reviews from all fans. Adding up to the existing thrill, he is back with part 2 of the same movie tilted ‘Conjuring 2’. The official trailer of the movie is out and is going viral for all the right reasons. Packed with horrific sequences, the trailer will not let down its fans one bit. Releasing on June 10, 2016, ‘Conjuring 2’ is highly […]


Sonu Nigam backs India’s first barrier-breaking transgender band

India’s first transgender band called The 6 Pack Band has released its debut single Hum Hain Happy, a cover of Pharrell Williams’ hit dance number Happy. The band was launched by Yash Raj Films’s youth films wing Y-Films in association with Brooke Bond Red Label. Sonu Nigam launched the band’s single. The 6 Pack Band has been curated by composer Shameer Tandon and comprises six transgender singers hailing from India’s […]


Watch: Aditya-Katrina's impassioned love story in 'Fitoor' trailer!

One of the most awaited movies of 2016– ‘Fitoor’ starring ravishing Katrina Kaif and dapper Aditya Roy Kapur is out with its intense trailer. Making a stunning couple on-screen, Katrina and Aditya are sharing the big screens with critically acclaimed actress, Tabu. A gripping trailer of the love story, high on emotions will give you goosebumps. Helmed by Abhishek Kapoor the movie is set to hit the silver screens on […]


Watch: 'Airlift' theatrical trailer is laced with spine-chilling intensity and vigour!

Are you ready for some January dhamaka? Meet Ranjit Katyal from Kuwait The awaited theatrical trailer of Raja Krishna Menon’s ‘Airlift’ is here. ‘Airlift’ is based on the true events that chronicled during the evacuation of Indians strangled in Kuwait during the Iraq-Kuwait war in 90’s. Akshay Kumar plays the lead role of Ranjit Katyal in the movie, while ‘Lunchbox’ star Nimrat Kaur will be the lady love of Akki. […]


Tamil song Tea Podu creates turmoil over ‘tea’

Recently, the promotional song of Thangam Saravanan’s Anjala was released on a celebratory note. Called Tea Podu (Make Tea), the song with an extremely lively beat has now literally caused — to use a cliche — a storm in a teacup. Mami Boys, an independent music group, has alleged that the number has been “stolen” from its repertoire. Mami Boys released what they called Dum Tea at Chennai in 2013. […]


Watch: 'Deadpool' has Christmas presents for naughty fans!

The new trailer has new footage for all those who waited with the naughty superhero for #12DaysOf Deadpool. We have more colourful language than in previous trailers and teasers. We have snide comments and nobody is spared, even Deadpool himself. He also has a sound reason to the question on why you become a superhero – for your girl! We get a better look at Warhead, Colossus, and a very […]