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Shashanka Ghosh to direct Hindi remake of French film Point Blank?

Shashanka Ghosh to direct Hindi remake of French film Point Blank?

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Earlier this month we had reported that Abhishek Bachchan had been roped in to feature in the lead role in the remake of the French film Nuit Blanche. Now we hear that another Bollywood filmmaker is all set on remaking yet another French film. If what we hear is true then Shashanka Ghosh, best known for his directorial ventures Veere Di Wedding and Khoobsurat is all set to remake the French film Point Blank.   Released in 2010 Point Blank (A Bout Portant) is said to be an action thriller directed by Fred Cavayé. Starring Gilles Lellouche, Roschdy Zem, Gérard Lanvin, and Elena Anaya. The story of the original follows one man’s journey to save his wife while being chased by dirty cops and killers. As for the Hindi remake of the film, it is learnt that while Shashanka will be at the he
Boney Kapoor to produce a remake of Egyptian movie

Boney Kapoor to produce a remake of Egyptian movie

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Boney Kapoor has gotten back to films and is producing not only in Hindi cinema but down South as well. The producer will be producing the South remake of Hindi movie Pink. Now, it seems like he is adapting another film. Boney Kapoor will be producing a remake of Egyptian movie Hepta - The Last Lecture in Hindi and several other languages. The film will be produced by Boney Kapoor’s Bayview Projects and co-produced by Fresh Lime Films. Based on Mohamed Sadek’s best-selling book, Hepta directed by Hadi El Bagoury revolves around the seven stages of love and was one of the highest-grossing romantic films in the history of Egyptian cinema. “India and Egypt have been strongly influencing each other’s culture, arts and architecture since ancient times. It is a pleasure to cooperate with Egypt
Abhishek Bachchan approached to play lead role in remake of French film Nuit Blanche

Abhishek Bachchan approached to play lead role in remake of French film Nuit Blanche

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Over the past year, we have seen numerous foreign films being adapted to fit Bollywood sensibilities. Now we hear that Shailesh R Singh, the man behind films like Tanu Weds Manu, Aligarh, Simran and others has acquired the rights of the French film Nuit Blanche that will be adapted to a Bollywood feature film. If that wasn’t all we also hear that Singh has approached by none other than Abhishek Bachchan to essay the lead role in the film. Commenting on the same, a source close to the developments says, “Yes, Shailesh Singh has acquired the right of Nuit Blanche. The film is a thriller about a cop who gets caught. It is a fast paced action thriller and is a perfect fit for a Bollywood actioner.” Further talking about the casting of the film the source adds, “As of now Abhishek Bachchan ha
Akshay Kumar’s Sooryavanshi is NOT a remake of a Tamil film (Read official statement)

Akshay Kumar’s Sooryavanshi is NOT a remake of a Tamil film (Read official statement)

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There was a news report circulating about Rohit Shetty acquiring rights of a popular Tamil film Theeran Adhigaaram Ondru for the Akshay Kumar’s Sooryavanshi. Now, the director’s official spokesperson has clarified and claimed that this is not true because Sooryavanshi is NOT based on the said Tamil film. The official statement read, “This is to clarify that the news is completely untrue and baseless. Akshay Kumar starrer Sooryavanshi, which is produced and directed by Rohit Shetty, is an original story and not inspired from any film.” Akshay will appear as a cop, Veer Sooryavanshi, in the movie. The filmmaker gave us a sneak peek of the same in Simmba and we were floored with his dhamaakedar entry in the movie.  The maker has hinted that there is going to be a grand collaboration of Sing
Pati, Patni Aur Woh Remake: Bhumi Pednekar joins Kartik Aaryan and Ananya Pandey in the film

Pati, Patni Aur Woh Remake: Bhumi Pednekar joins Kartik Aaryan and Ananya Pandey in the film

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Pati, Patni Aur Woh Remake: Bhumi Pednekar joins Kartik Aaryan and Ananya Pandey in the film As we all know, the 70s classic Pati, Patni Aur Woh starring Sanjeev Kumar, Vidya Sinha and Ranjeeta is all set to get a new twist! And the 2019 rehash version will have Kartik Aaryan, Bhumi Pednekar and Ananya Panday in lead roles. The final cast was recently announced on social media by the producers and the star cast too shar...
Ananya Pandey to feature as ‘Woh’ in the Kartik Aaryan starrer Pati, Patni Aur Woh remake?

Ananya Pandey to feature as ‘Woh’ in the Kartik Aaryan starrer Pati, Patni Aur Woh remake?

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Ananya Pandey to feature as ‘Woh’ in the Kartik Aaryan starrer Pati, Patni Aur Woh remake? Last week, it was being said that Kartik Aaryan has been got on board to play the leading man in Pati, Patni Aur Woh remake. While the Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety star was expected to turn ‘Pati’ for the film, it was being said that the makers are hunting for two actresses who will play the roles of Patni and Woh. Now recent reports ha
Varun Dhawan and Sara Ali Khan to come together for Govinda starrer Coolie No. 1 remake?

Varun Dhawan and Sara Ali Khan to come together for Govinda starrer Coolie No. 1 remake?

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Varun Dhawan and Sara Ali Khan to come together for Govinda starrer Coolie No. 1 remake? Not too long ago, there were reports about Varun Dhawan and Sara Ali Khan being paired together onscreen for a film. Although initially rumour mills claimed that they will be cast opposite each other for Remo D’Souza’s dance film, soon Shraddha Kapoor was signed for the same. However, now we hear that Varun and Sara are indeed comin
Kartik Aaryan to step into veteran actor Sanjeev Kumar’s role in the remake of the cult, Pati Patni Aur Woh

Kartik Aaryan to step into veteran actor Sanjeev Kumar’s role in the remake of the cult, Pati Patni Aur Woh

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Kartik Aaryan to step into veteran actor Sanjeev Kumar’s role in the remake of the cult, Pati Patni Aur Woh Since a while, there have been reports about remake of Pati, Patni Aur Woh that have been doing the rounds. Considering that there has been a trend of remakes in Bollywood since quite some time now, this one getting added to the list was a subsequent step. The original starred Sanjeev Kumar in the role of ‘pati’ [
AndhaDhun remake? Okay, says Ayushmann Khurrana, but there’s a problem

AndhaDhun remake? Okay, says Ayushmann Khurrana, but there’s a problem

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AndhaDhun remake? Okay, says Ayushmann Khurrana, but there’s a problem One of Tamil cinema’s most accomplished actors Siddharth Suriya has expressed a keen interest in remaking the Ayushmann Khurrana thriller AndhaDhun. Ayushmann is game. But he has a huge misgiving about the tenability of the remake. “Mere teraf se toh haan hai (it’s a yes from my side). But can a remake of a thriller work? The suspense element is alre