Ranjan Das

Ranjan Das
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  • Jun 23 2017, 2147

    Recently Konkona Sen Sharma’s debut film as a director, A Death in the Gunj created quite a stir amongst discerning viewers and social media was flooded with praise for the

  • Jun 16 2017, 2326

    Kundan Shah was already married when he was struggling to make his first feature film way back in the early ’80s. He had just passed out of FTII and

  • Jun 09 2017, 2310

    Recently Priyanka Chopra faced a lot of flak from lumpen nationalists for meeting the Indian PM in Germany, dressed in a skirt. A lot of people, including film personalities,

  • Jun 02 2017, 2256

    If anything travels faster than light in today’s times it is electronic news. And if anything is faster than that it is the social media

  • May 26 2017, 2353

    Two Bengali singers had made quite a name for themselves in the ’90s in the world of Hindi playback singing — Kumar Sanu and Abhijeet. Sanu went on

  • May 19 2017, 2239

    It is always very interesting to read about directors talking about their cinematic mentors and favourite filmmakers, but one rarely comes across directors who criticise others of their trade; such

  • May 12 2017, 2236

    The year was 1991. Shah Rukh Khan was yet to make his debut and Laxmikant Pyarelal still ruled the roost

  • May 05 2017, 2232

    A recent post on Facebook bemoaned the decline of film appreciation culture in our country that has led people to pass over good cinema in preference to run-of-the mill output.

  • Apr 28 2017, 2333

    As outpourings of grief on the death of Vinod Khanna keep flooding the social media and people put up their favourite pictures of one of the handsomest of Indian actors

  • Apr 21 2017, 2317

    Nothing is simple; simple is difficult,” American producer-director George Lucas of Star War series and other well-known films had remarked once. Nothing could be truer when it comes to