Movies - Did you know

Rangoon    |   2017   |  Hindi

The filmmakers wanted to shoot in Burma, but they did not get permission. Hence they chose Arunachal Pradesh which is along the Indo-Burma border. The environs of Arunachal Pradesh looks similar to Burma. Rangoon is Bollywood's first movie to be shot extensively in Arunachal Pradesh. Almost 50% of ...

Shivaay    |   2016   |  Hindi

Pulimurugan    |   2016   |  Malayalam

Pulimurugan is appreciated for several achievements. Its box office collection, the fact that Mohanlal did almost all the stunts himself and the near-authentic man-tiger fights, with least usage of graphics. The place of shooting also suddenly came to the limelight. Several stars from other film ind ...

Raees    |   2017   |  Hindi

Raees was said to be based on criminal Abdul Latif's life. But the filmmakers deny this. Almost during the completion of the shooting, Pakistan actors were banned from India following the political unrest. This put the movie into troubled waters as most of the movie was shot with Mahira Khan, a Pak ...

There were two fight scenes in the film. For realism, the actors fought without rehearsing. Although the first scene utilised music and other technical enhancements, Pothan wanted the climactic fight to look more natural: "I felt it would be better to film it without its cinematic nature. To be able ...

Mohenjo Daro    |   2016   |  Hindi

Ashuthosh Gowarikar researched 3 years to get the facts about Mohenjodaro correct. He consulted 7 archaeologists, one of whom also inspected the construction of the sets of Mohenjodaro to approve its look and feel as close to the civilisation infrastructure and the objects in it.

Ulat Palat    |   2016   |  Hindi

This film was selected for Cannes 2016 in the Short-Film Category

Kapoor & Sons    |   2016   |  Hindi

Sairat    |   2016   |  Marathi

Sairat was such a commercial success that it broke all records for the top grosser in the first week itself in Marathi cinema. Sairat becomes first marathi film to cross ₹65 crore (US$9.7 million) mark. A unique feature about the music about this film is a song where the soundtrack includes west ...

Airlift    |   2016   |  Hindi

Airlift is the story of 170,000 Indians stranded in Kuwait during the invasion of Saddam Hussein on Kuwait. Two people, viz Sunny Mathews and Bala, managed to help the Indian people survive the Iraqi invasion, and against all odds travelled a thousand kilometres across the border into Amman, Jordan. ...

The Martian    |   2015   |  English

The movie inspired NASA to release photos showing real-life locations from the film on the Red Planet. Two landing sites for the Ares 3 and Ares 4 missions depicted in the movie can be seen in the images beamed to Earth by the Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter spacecraft.

Baby    |   2015   |  Hindi

I (film)    |   2015   |  Tamil

- I is India's costliest movie made, budgeted at 185 crores and was released across 3000 screens worldwide in 5 languages including Chinese. - Record body transformation by Vikram from 45 kgs to 110 kgs for this movie - All stunts were handled by Yuen Woo Ping of Kill Bill, KungFu Hustle, Matrix  ...

Drishyam    |   2013   |  Malayalam

After this movie, Kerala Police were miffed with the makers of this movie since they felt it sent the wrong message to people, regarding police behaviour and people's response to crime.