RAAZ – 3 (India) 2012


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AKA: – THE SECRET 3
Country: India
Year: – 2012
Language: Hindi
Subtitles: English
Genre: Horror, Romance
Duration: – 2 hour 10 minutes
Director: – Vikram Bhatt
Cast: – Imraan Hashmi, Esha Gupta, Bipasha Basu, Mohan Kapoor
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Plot/Synopsis
Directed by Vikram Bhatt, this is the 3rd movie from the most successful horror franchise of India cinema `RAAZ’. The movie is set against the backdrop of the glitz, lights, glamour and back-stabbing cruelty of the entertainment world; a fading movie diva Shanaya turns to Black Magic to thwart an upstart young starlet Sanjana on her way to usurp the position Shanaya once held. Sanjana ruthlessly turns against the girl, using her lover Aditya, a man who owes her his career, as a pawn. Things go awry when Aditya falls in love with the Sanjana despite himself and avows to protect her against the evil that is consuming all of them.

Purani Haveli (India) 1989

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AKA: – Old Mansion
Country: India
Year: – 1989
Language: Hindi
Subtitles: English
Genre: Horror, Action, Cult
Duration: – 2 hour 19 minutes
Director: – Shyam Ramsay, Tulsi Ramsay
Cast: – Deepak Parashar, Sikandar, Amita Nangia, Priti Sapru, Shubha, Anil Dhawan, Tej Sapru Shehzad Khan, Narendra Nath, Neelam Mehra
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Plot/Synopsis
Purani Haveli is a 1989 classic Hindi cult horror film presented by the Ramsay brothers, who ruled Bollywood with their brand of Horror movies in the Eighties.
An old mansion harbors a blood thirsty monster that kills and devours humans entering the place. The killing spree of the monster is put to an end by a priest, who manages to lock it in the mansion’s dungeon. The evil monster now lies in wait to be set free. An industrialist named Kumar decides to buy the mansion without knowing the horror it beholds. Anita is Kumar’s niece who is the soul owner of all their wealth and Kumar’s cunning wife Seema wants Anita to marry her brother so that they can take over all the wealth. But Anita is in love with a poor photographer, Sunil. This does not go well with Anita’s family and they forbid her to see Sunil anymore. Then, when Kumar goes to take possession of the mansion, Anita’s friends Shobha and Anand join in and also invite Sunil secretly. They also invite several other friends, including Sunil’s assistant Manghu and travel via a bus. As the group explores the mansion the stumble upon the dungeon and set the evil monster free putting a bloody massacre in motion. Can the group of friends survive the horror? Can the Flesh eating monster be stopped before its too late?

Run Baby Run (India) 2012

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AKA: – Run Babby Run..
Country: India
Year: – 2012
Language: Malayalam
Subtitles: English
Genre: Thriller, Action, Romance
Duration: – 2 hour 20 minutes
Director: – Joshy
Cast: – Mohanlal, Amala Paul, Biju Menon, Sai Kumar, Aparna Nair
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Plot/Synopsis
Venu is a high profile news cameraman working in Reuters. He graduated from a premier film institute but preferred to shoot news rather than the manipulated visuals for movies. He is mostly based in Delhi but has come to Kochi to appear for a case in which he happened to involve. He is assigned to cover a sex scandal involving a local politician where he gets to meets Renuka . Renuka is the executive editor of Bharath Vision and Venu and Renuka have a story to tell of their own. We go into a flashback to know the story about how two lovers turned into foes; an eventful story which involves misunderstandings, blackmail, and double crossing. Rishikesh is another channel head NBI (News Bureau of India)), who is going through some difficult times, as some of his star performers have gone in search of greener pastures. Venu and Renuka come together to investigate a particular story about a murder planned by Bharathan Pillai, a major politician who had lost his fame and name before many years when Venu and Renuka exposed a scam involving him. How Bharathan Pillai uses a decoy to trap Venu and Renuka and how they find a way to escape form the crux of the story.

Four Women (India) 2012

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AKA: – Naalu Pennungal
Country: India
Year: – 2007
Language: Malayalam
Subtitles: English
Genre: Drama, Romance
Duration: – 1 hour 42 minutes
Director: – Adoor Gopalakrishnan
Cast: – Padmapriya, Geethu Mohandas, Manju Pillai, Nandita Das, Kavya Madhavan, K.P.A.C Lalitha, Sreejith Ravi
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Plot/Synopsis
Naalu Pennungal (Four Women) is a critically acclaimed Malayalam film produced and directed by Indian Master Director Adoor Gopalakrishnan based on four short stories. written by famous Malayalam writer Thakazhi Sivasankara Pillai. It is the story of four women from Kuttanad in Alappuzha district in Kerala. The stories are set in the years between 1940s to the 1960s. The movie chronicles a journey of womanhood across assorted backdrops with a classic amalgamation of source matters and techniques that splendidly spans times and frames. The movie has four distinct parts – Story of an illegal affair, The Virgin, Chinnu Amma, Always a Virgin – each adapted from separate short stories. Each of the parts narrates the stories of women from different strata of the society- The prostitute, The Virgin, The housewife & The Spinster. Though the stories are not explicitly connected in narration, a pattern emerges in the flow of the movie – both in the chronological setting and the stature of the women.The film was premiered in the masters section of the Toronto International Film Festival in September, 2007. The film has so far been screened at more than twenty festivals. Adoor Gopalakrishnan won the National Film Award for Best Direction for the film.

Vicky Donor (India) 2012


AKA: – Vicky donor – Lakhon mein ek
Country: India
Year: – 2012
Language: Hindi
Subtitles: English
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Duration: – 2 hours 5 minutes
Director: – Shoojit Sircar
Cast: – Ayushmann Khurrana, Yami Gautam,Annu Kapoor
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Plot/Synopsis
Dr. Baldev Chaddha, a well qualified fertility expert, runs a fertility clinic and a sperm bank in Dariyaganj, New Delhi that guarantees a high quality and specialized sperm for the purpose. Unfortunately he has more failed cases to his credit than successes. A healthy, high performing donor is the need of the hour. Vicky Arora, a young, good-looking, Punjabi boy from Lajpat Nagar, is the only son and of no financial support to Dolly, a widow, who runs a small beauty parlor from home. As luck would have it, a small brawl in the colony brings Dr Chaddha and Vicky, face to face, where Chaddha, concludes that Vicky could be THAT donor he has been looking for. From here on, Chaddha’s days and nights are spent in convincing Vicky to become a donor till he finally gives in. Vicky finds his love interest in Ashima Roy, a pretty Bengali girl…But he get into more troubles as love and his new ‘profession’ are not exactly matching….
Vicky Donor is one of the most successful bollywood movie released in 2012.

Hey Ram! (India) 2000


AKA: – Oh God!
Country: India
Year: – 2000
Language: Tamil
Subtitles: English
Genre: History Drama, Action, Romance
Duration: – 2 hours 50 minutes
Director: – Kamal Hassan
Cast: – Kamal Hassan, Sharukh Khan, Rani Mukharjee, Vasundhara Das, Nasarudheen Shaw, Hema Malini,
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Plot/Synopsis
“Hey Ram” is a controversial bilingual Tamil and Hindi film written, directed and produced by Kamal Haasan and he also starred as the protagonist in the film. A period drama told in flashback, the semi-fictional plot centres around India’s Partition and the assassination of Mahatma Gandhi by the Hindu extremist Nathuram Godse.
The film is about a protagonist’s journey from religious hatred to love with the theme of the partition of Bengal in the background. Its relevance in the present Indian environment clouded by religious extremism was widely unrecognized. This is the story of Saket Ram, as narrated by his grandson. The film takes place as Ram, a retired archeologist, lies on the deathbed, on 6 December 1999, the 7th anniversary of the destruction of Babri Mosque in Ayodhya.  The film was a treat to eyes through it’s visual effects and amazing acting by Kamal Hassan & Sharukh Khan.
The film won many national & international awards and was chosen as India’s official entry to the Oscars to be considered for nomination in the Best Foreign Film category for the year 2000.