Washington Bangla Radio News

Ek Tha Tiger already Roaring at the Box Office

Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif

Mumbai, Aug 21, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) Gone are the days when movie buffs had to wait with bated breath for Wednesday to book their tickets. Book My Show has enabled a feature wherein audiences can pre-book their movie tickets months in advance and at their preferred theater.

Arun Pathak's "Shoshan The Torture" Film on common man’s exploitation

Arun PathakhMumbai, August 21, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) In an era where the offbeat and reality based cinema is making a mark, Arun Pathakh brings his story “Shoshan The Torture” based on the Ghats of Benaras’s Shiv Nagri. How a child’s childhood gets wasted, how a child is exploited, how a poverty stricken child like Arun Pathak fights the odds throughout his life to reach the present day heights, is the story of the film “Shoshan The Torture”.

MM Mithaiwala, Malad, launches special line of sweets for Ganesh Chaturthi

Special Sweets to Welcome Bappa on Ganesh Chaturthi

Mumbai, 21 August, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) Ganesh Chaturthi is an auspicious occasion dedicated to Lord Ganesha the remover of obstacles and troubles of his devotees. As Mumbai gears up to celebrate the festival with fervor, MM Mithaiwala has lined up a variety of delicious sweets made of pure ghee to mark the auspicious occasion. Boondi and Saakarya sweets are to be the main attractions in MM's lineup this year in addition to a wide variety of mouth watering Modaks.

A War You Cannot Escape: Chakravyuh (2012) - A Political Thriller Film by Prakash Jha Poster & Trailer Release




Chakravyuh is a social commentary on the issues of Naxalites and is the story of two best friends: Adil (Arjun Rampal) and Kabir (Abhay Deol). Take a look at the sparkling new posters and watch the Hindi movie Chakravyuh (2012) Trailer online.

Prakash Jha's Desi Indian Bollywood Political Thriller Chakravyuh (2012) Poster 1

German Actress Claudia Ciesla in not averse to Item Numbers in Bollywood Films

Claudia CieslaMumbai, August 20, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) Nautanki and Lavani, the rich traditional folk dances are creating ripples in the Indian cinema. Even an accomplished actress like Vidya Balan could not resist herself from shaking legs to the thaskas of Lavni and Shilpa Shetty’s thumkas on the “UP-Bihar” song are still fresh in our memories. Claudia Ciesla is amongst the many that enjoy these dances and have danced to the tunes of these songs for her shows.

Spot the Tiger! Salman Khan - Katrina Kaif's EK THA TIGER (2012) arrives at Mumbai Local Railway Stations

Salman Khan in his new Bollywood Hindi movie release: Ek Tha Tiger (2012)

Mumbai, August 20, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) Ek Tha Tiger is leaving no stone unturned when it comes to grabbing the attention of the audiences. EK Tha Tiger has gone all out on its posters and advertisements; the latest novelty in the campaign is railway promotions like never before.  Keeping in mind the fan following of Salman, Yash Raj Films has introduced a whole new approach to communicate and reach to their fans.

Malkit Singh & Ravi Bal's 4th studio collaboration album "MIDAS TOUCH 3" to release soon

MIDAS TOUCH 3 - Ravi Bal & Malkit Singh

London, UK, Aug 19, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) Malkit Singh & Ravi Bal the golden duo collaborate again for their 4th Studio Album together "MIDAS TOUCH 3" on Moviebox UK.

Ajab Gazabb Love (2012) Releases Trailer

Sanjay Gadhvi's AJAB GAZABB LOVE (2012) Hindi feature film stars Jackky Bhagnani, Nidhi Subbaiah, Arjun Rampal, Arshad Warsi, Darshan Jariwala, Kirron Kher and more. The film is produced by Vashu Bhagnani and will be released under the banner of Puja Entertainment on October 24.

Watch the trailer.

RAAT KI RANI - R B Khatri (Sharad)'s NIGHT QUEEN (2012) Nepali Movie Based on True Exotic Dancers' Lives: Preview

Raat Ki Raani / Night Queen (2012) Nepali Movie Poster

Kathmandu, Aug 18, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) Full frontal kissing, alcohol, drugs, sex, death and exotic dancing make for an explosive Nepali film whose "A" (Adult) rating should come as no surprise to anyone.

Aushim Khetarpal completed role with no retakes in BABA RAMSAA PEER

Aushim Khetarpal and Gracy Singh in Baba Ramsaa Peer
Aushim Khetarpal and Gracy Singh in Baba Ramsaa Peer

Mumbai, Aug 18, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) What if an on screen actor delivers flawless dialogues with required expressions and is rewarded with the word ‘perfect’ uttered by the director consecutively. It is either considered the perfection of the actor or a miracle because giving shots without a single retake its practically impossible. However, the actor-producer Aushim Khetarpal claims that he has accomplished such a feat by giving shot after shot without retakes.

Watch: Bapi Bari Jaa (2012) Bengali Movie Characters and Story Outline

Bapi Bari Ja (2012) Bengali Movie Unit at First Look event

Kolkata, Aug 18, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) Bapi is a young confused Bengali guy, essayed by Arjun Chakraborty. Dola (Mimi Chakrabarty) is a childhood friend of his. Bapi also develops a friendship with Shiuli (Shalmi Burman) in young adulthood. Tista Dutta plays Hasna, a girl from Delhi. The fresh new young actors and actresses continue to introduce their characters and talk about the story of Bapi Baari Jaa (2012) with the directors filling in blanks in this video from Galaxy at The Park Hotel (also featuring a lot of problems with the microphones!).

SHOOTER (2012) WBRi Bengali Movie Review: Joy Mukherjee and Sayantika Banerjee's Performances Okay in Action Film

SHOOTER (2012) Indian Kolkata Bengali New Movie - Poster

Kolkata, August 17 (Washington Bangla Radio / Penning Creations) Srishti Entertainment 2010 and Umapathi Films Private Limited have combined to produce the latest Tollywood Indian Kolkata Bangla action movie, Shooter. The story of the movie is written by Provash and Arijit, who are also the directors of this film. The premiere of Shooter took place on Thursday, the 16th of August, in the presence of the cast and crew members.

Joy Mukherjee - Sayantika Banerjee's SHOOTER (2012) Bengali Movie Premieres in Kolkata

Actress Dipannita Biswas
Actress Dipannita Biswas

Indian Bangla Movie directors Provash and ArijitKolkata, August 17, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio/Penning Creations) Director duo Provash and Arijit's (picture at right) debut Tollywood Kolkata Bengali movie Shooter premiered on the 16th of August at Bijoli Cinema Hall in Bhawanipore. The premiere was held in the presence of the cast and crew of the movie along with media representatives.

The star cast of Indian Bangla movie Shooter includes Joy Mukherjee, Sayantika Banerjee (whose superhit Bengali film Awara opposite Jeet is still running in some theaters), Asish Bidyarthi, Amitava Bhattacharya, Rita Koiral, Arijit Dutta, Santana Basu, Partha and Prasun among others.  The story of the film is written by both the directors and it is produced under the banner of Srishti Entertainment 2012 and Umapati Films Private Limited.

Watch: Prakash Jha's Chakravyuh (2012) Official Theatrical Trailer

Chakravyuh is a social commentary on the issues of Naxalites and is the story of two best friends: Adil (Arjun Rampal) and Kabir (Abhay Deol).

Harish Sharma's "2 nights in soul valley" to release end of year, Horror-Suspense Thriller film based on real incident

Milli Moonstone and Sumit Sharma in Hindi Supernatural Horror Thriller 2 Nights in a Soul Valley (2012)
Milli Moonstone and Sumit Sharma

Harish SharmaMumbai, India, August 17, 2012 (Washington Bangla Radio) '2 nights in a soul valley', a horror film directed by Harish Sharma (picture at right) and presented by H.S.Communication (P) Ltd. is all set to release in the December this year.PRO turned film director said that the movie will redefine the concept of horror and suspense. The movie will frighten the audience without showing bloodshed and/or ghostly presence, which are a common substance of a supernatural suspense thriller.