Director Nikhil Advani's version is a far cry from the original.
But the film, in the end, isn't half as amazing as Dashrath Manjhi's life was.
Revolver Rani is funny and disturbing, Kangana is a hell’s angel that hits the bull’s eye
Tigmanshu Dhulia, in his most mass-oriented cinematic outing to date, brings a lot of Jai-Veeru's Sholay bonding into play. The two actors do the rest.
Madhur Bhandarkar's Indu Sarkar is set during the Emergency. Meanwhile, Mubarakan will tickle your funny bone
Tigmanshu Dhulia is all set to direct a biopic Indian cricketer Palwankar Baloo. He was the first member of the Dalit caste to make a significant impact on the sport but he was not allowed to lead the team as he belonged to a lower caste
"This is the first of its kind project for me as the film is an out and out love story. Though I have shot love stories in my movies but I have not done a complete dedicated love story before," said Tigmanshu Dhulia
"I think it will always be remembered as the first which brought faith in biopics," Tigmanshu Dhulia said in a statement. Featuring actor Irrfan Khan as the protagonist, the film talks about a soldier in the Indian Army, who wins a gold medal at the Indian National Games, but is forced to become a notorious bandit
Actor Shruti Haasan interacted with the media after watching Raag Desh at a special screening held at a multiplex in Mumbai on Thursday night. She enjoyed the film and praised director Tigmanshu Dhulia's direction.
Actors Kunal Kapoor and Mohit Marwah will be seen in Tigmanshu Dhulia's Raag Desh, a film that salutes the heroes of the Indian National Army. Raag Desh is slated for release on July 28.
Actress Kangana Ranaut, who was all set to star in Tigmanshu Dhulia's biopic on actress Meena Kumari is reportedly stuck due to issues on rights and lack of adequate information. "To make a film on Meenaji a book is not enough," said Tigmanshu.
Ayushmann Khurrana and Bhumi Pednekar will reportedly feature in Tigmanshu Dhulia's next project and Ekta Kapoor's upcoming film Bhoole Se Naam Na Lo Pyaa Ka. Ekta's film was initially titled as Milan Talkies and several actors were approached to play the male lead including Shahid Kapoor and Aditya Roy Kapur. Imran Khan had been finalised for the role, but has now been replaced by Ayushmann.
Industrywallahs got a preview of Kangana and Madhavan's Tanu Weds Manu Returns
Priyanka Chopra and Kangana Ranaut celebrated their recent National Award wins at a joint party in Mumbai
Actress Parvathy Omanakuttan and actor Vivek Oberoi walk the ramp to raise awareness on cancer
Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan attended the premiere of Issaq on Thursday, July 25, 2013 in Mumbai.