The film tackles the sombre theme of political corruption and capitalist greed against the backdrop of a small Haryana village fighting to save its arable land.
Beautifully shot in easy-on-the-eye parts of London and Ladakh, the film, in the best traditions of a Yash Chopra romance, sees the world primarily through a tried-and-tested “love is life” aperture.
I’ll go with 2.5 stars for Ladies vs Ricky Bahl - 1 Ranveer, 1 for Parineeti for her debut film and .5 for the entertainment, especially in the first half.
Patiala House is the best work director Nikhil Advani and Akshay Kumar have done recently.
While near future holds a deluge of Anushka films, chances are her producing credits will come at a cost
Priyanka and Anushka reportedly got on like a house on fire and became great friends while shooting for Zoya Akhtar's Dil Dhadakne Do. It helped that they were on a cruise ship in the Mediterranean Sea.
While Gauri's reported best friend Sussanne Roshan was missing from the social gathering at KJo's residence, SRK's wife seemed to have found comfort in director Kiran Rao's company.
There now seems to be a clash of sorts in the making between SRK and Aamir, who also wants the trailer of his film Peekay, co-starring Anushka Sharma, to release on the same day.
Anushka Sharma's first production venture NH10, also featuring Neil Bhoopalam, is facing some bumps on the road to release. The film which was initially scheduled for a September 2014 release was moved to 2015 to make way for Anushka's Bombay Velvet and PK. But after Bombay Velvet was moved to a May 2015 release, Anushka will find it hard to reschedule NH10 release while also accommodating Dil Dhadakne Do which will release soon after.
Bollywood celebrities seem to be walking a tight rope between good times and bad. While Rani Mukerji, unexpectedly, ran into rough waters at Mardaani media interaction, Priyanka Chopra's Mary Kom may not release in Manipur after all. Anushka Sharma is also finding it difficult to slot the release of NH10 to avoid clashing with her other films. As Kareena returns from her foreign vacation, Salman Khanâs demand rises in UK with the actor reportedly being offered Rs 3 crore to attend a function there.
According to a media report, the Board of Control for Cricket in India may impose a restriction on the wives and girlfriends of the players. In the wake of India's horrifying 3-1 series loss to England, the BCCI could ban girlfriends from overseas tours and decide for how long wives can stay with the players. Team India came in for heavy criticism for its lacklustre performance and this could be seen as a disciplinary measure. One such step already taken is when Ravi Shastri was appointed team director for the ODI series which starts on August 25.
Actresses Anushka Sharma and Priyanka Chopra, who seemed to have bonded well on the sets of Zoya Akhtar's Dil Dhadakne Do are now the new Bollywood rivals. Priyanka is pretty offended by Anushka's 'tell-a-thon'.
Bollywood glitterati, including Deepika Padukone, Priyanka Chopra, Kangana Ranaut, Anushka Sharma, among others celebrated producer Ritesh Sidhwani's birthday on August 14 in Mumbai.
We spotted Bollywood actress Sonali Bendre, her filmmaker husband Goldie Behl and the couple's son Ranveer on their way out of Mumbai Airport on Wednesday, June 18. The family touched down in the city after vacationing for nearly a fortnight in London.
This is how Shah Rukh Khan celebrated his Kolkata Knight Riders' victory over Kings XI Punjab on June 1. After a nailbiting fight to the finish, KKR won by three wickets, sending team owner SRK somersaulting on the field.
It's taken Anushka Sharma just seven films in six years to become one of Bollywood's most in-demand actresses.