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Directed by Madhur Bhandarkar, the direct-to-digital movie, is the first Hindi feature film on the COVID pandemic and its repercussions on the people of India. Written by Amit Joshi and Aradhana Sah with Madhur Bhandarkar, the ZEE5 Global Original Film stars Shweta Basu Prasad, Aahana Kumra, Prateik Babbar, Sai Tamhankar and Prakash Balewadi in lead roles and Hrishitaa Bhatt in a cameo.
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Mira Kaul

TRAILER OUT NOW OF ZEE5 GLOBAL ORIGINAL FILM AND MADHUR BHANDARKAR DIRECTORIAL, ‘INDIA LOCKDOWN’

Directed by Madhur Bhandarkar,
the direct-to-digital movie, is the first Hindi feature film on the COVID pandemic and its repercussions on
the people of India. Written by Amit Joshi and Aradhana Sah with Madhur Bhandarkar, the ZEE5 Global
Original Film stars Shweta Basu Prasad, Aahana Kumra, Prateik Babbar, Sai Tamhankar and Prakash
Balewadi in lead roles and Hrishitaa Bhatt in a cameo.

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Blurr is the story centred around a woman, her struggles and how she fights back overcoming her ordeal. This visually distinctive film revolves around Gayatri played by Taapsee Pannu who is slowly losing her sight whilst trying to investigate the death of her twin sister. Taapsee Pannu’s never seen before avatar and the plot twists will keep you hooked in shocking ways.
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Mira Kaul

ZEE5 ORIGINALS ANNOUNCES ITS LATEST DIRECT-TO-DIGITAL FILM, ‘BLURR’ STARRING TAAPSEE PANNU AND GULSHAN DEVAIAH

Blurr is the story centred around a woman, her struggles and how she fights back overcoming her ordeal. This visually distinctive film revolves around Gayatri played by Taapsee Pannu who is slowly losing her sight whilst trying to investigate the death of her twin sister. Taapsee Pannu’s never seen before avatar and the plot twists will keep you hooked in shocking ways.

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bhay (Pavail Gulati), who is torn between his desire to become rich and successful, and his love for a woman. He aspires for the rags-to-riches story, and in this journey, he falls in love with Manjiri (Saiyami Kher), who harbours a completely different philosophy in life.
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Shriya Boppana

ASHWINY TIWARI PRESENTS AN EMOTIONAL STORY IN FAADU

Abhay (Pavail Gulati), who is torn between his desire to become rich and successful, and his love for a woman. He aspires for the rags-to-riches story, and in this journey, he falls in love with Manjiri (Saiyami Kher), who harbours a completely different philosophy in life.

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With an intriguing lineup of content spread across languages, genres and content, the platform has many titles for you to watch this month and keeps you hooked to your devices. From espionage drama Mukhbir: The Story of a Spy starring Prakash Raj, and Zain Khan Durrani to Nandamuri Kalyan Ram starrer Bimbisara, here is what’s new and exciting on ZEE5 Global.
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Mira Kaul

FROM PRAKASH RAJ STARRER MUKHBIR : THE STORY OF A SPY TO FANTASY ACTION FILM BIMBISARA; HERE’S ALL THE EXCLUSIVE TITLES ON ZEE5 GLOBAL THIS NOVEMBER

With an intriguing lineup of content spread across languages, genres and content, the platform has many titles for you to watch this month and keeps you hooked to your devices. From espionage drama Mukhbir: The Story of a Spy starring Prakash Raj, and Zain Khan Durrani to Nandamuri Kalyan Ram starrer Bimbisara, here is what’s new and exciting on ZEE5 Global.

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The ban briefly threatened Joyland’s Oscar chances, as all international feature contenders must have a minimum seven-day theatrical run in their country of origin or a similar run outside their home nation, to qualify for the Academy Awards.
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Shriya Boppana

OSCARS: PAKISTAN REVERSES JOYLAND BAN

The ban briefly threatened Joyland’s Oscar chances, as all international feature contenders must have a minimum seven-day theatrical run in their country of origin or a similar run outside their home nation, to qualify for the Academy Awards.

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Set in Lahore, Pakistan, “Joyland” revolves around Haider, the youngest son of the middle-class, patriarchal Rana family. As the Ranas yearn for the birth of a baby boy, Haider secretly joins an erotic dance theater and finds himself falling for a fiercely ambitious trans starlet. Their love story illuminates the secrets and desires of the entire Rana family.
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Shriya Boppana

MALALA COMMENTS ON PAKISTAN’S DECISION TO BAN HER MOVIE JOYLAND

2022 proved to be a banner year for Pakistani artists. Aftab delivered the country’s first Grammy award, winning for best global music performance. Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy directed episodes of “Ms. Marvel,” the critically-acclaimed Disney+ series featuring the first Muslim superhero in the Marvel universe. Novels like Soomro’s “Other Names for Love” and Mohsin Hamid’s “The Last White Man” won praise from critics.

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Set in the 1940s, the film’s trailer follows a singer who is at the peak of her career, played by Triptii Dimri. As she gets more successful, she starts losing her sense of reality and the new competition in the form of Jagan, played by Babil Khan, starts messing her up.
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Shriya Boppana

IRRFAN KHAN’S SON DEBUTS WITH NETFLIX’S QALA

Set in the 1940s, the film’s trailer follows a singer who is at the peak of her career, played by Triptii Dimri. As she gets more successful, she starts losing her sense of reality and the new competition in the form of Jagan, played by Babil Khan, starts messing her up.

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“RRR,” one of the most expensive movie ever made out of India with a reported budget of $72 million, has had an incredible ride since its debut in March.
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Shriya Boppana

RRR IS GETTING A SEQUEL

“RRR,” one of the most expensive movie ever made out of India with a reported budget of $72 million, has had an incredible ride since its debut in March.

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Set in Lahore, Pakistan, “Joyland” revolves around Haider, the youngest son of the middle-class, patriarchal Rana family. As the Ranas yearn for the birth of a baby boy, Haider secretly joins an erotic dance theater and finds himself falling for a fiercely ambitious trans starlet. Their love story illuminates the secrets and desires of the entire Rana family.
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Shriya Boppana

PAKISTAN BANKS OSCAR CONTENDER “JOYLAND” FOR IT’S “REPUGNANT MATERIAL”

Set in Lahore, Pakistan, “Joyland” revolves around Haider, the youngest son of the middle-class, patriarchal Rana family. As the Ranas yearn for the birth of a baby boy, Haider secretly joins an erotic dance theater and finds himself falling for a fiercely ambitious trans starlet. Their love story illuminates the secrets and desires of the entire Rana family.

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In Season 1, Kimberly was caught cheating which resulted in the loss of her scholarship and a near expulsion, while Leighton struggled to accept her own identity. Bela was sexually assaulted by the Co-Editor of a comedy publication she joined, and Whitney had to navigate an inappropriate relationship with a coach.
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Mira Kaul

MINDY’S THE SEX LIVES OF COLLEGE GIRLS DROPS SEASON 2 TRAILER

In Season 1, Kimberly was caught cheating which resulted in the loss of her scholarship and a near expulsion, while Leighton struggled to accept her own identity. Bela was sexually assaulted by the Co-Editor of a comedy publication she joined, and Whitney had to navigate an inappropriate relationship with a coach.

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Rahman's directorial debut, a filmi tale of revenge, is touted to be one that provides 'cinematic sensory experience incorporating virtual reality, with motion, music and scent integrated into the narrative.' Shot in Rome, Le Musk  was shot on 14 different cameras capturing super-resolution quality video and was further enhanced by the work of 10 different VFX houses .
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Mira Kaul

AR RAHMAN’S LE MUSK IS NOW PLAYING IN LOS ANGELES TILL DECEMBER 31

Rahman’s directorial debut, a filmi tale of revenge, is touted to be one that provides ‘cinematic sensory experience incorporating virtual reality, with motion, music and scent integrated into the narrative.’

Shot in Rome, Le Musk  was shot on 14 different cameras capturing super-resolution quality video and was further enhanced by the work of 10 different VFX houses .

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With Halloween in the rearview, many movie fans are already looking ahead to their favorite Christmas movies. Throughout November and December each year, people like to binge through all of their holiday favorites, from animated TV specials to live-action comedies.
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Mira Kaul

LOVE HOLIDAY MOVIES ? HERE IS YOUR BINGE LIST

With Halloween in the rearview, many movie fans are already looking ahead to their favorite Christmas movies. Throughout November and December each year, people like to binge through all of their holiday favorites, from animated TV specials to live-action comedies.

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In the film, he debuted as a shy-looking, introverted dentist, Freddy Ginwala who appears to be a serial killer. Freddy is directed by Shashanka Ghosh and will release on December 2 on Disney+ Hotstar/ HULU
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Mira Kaul

FREDDY WILL STREAM ON HULU ON DECEMBER 2

In the film, he debuted as a shy-looking, introverted dentist, Freddy Ginwala who appears to be a serial killer. Freddy is directed by Shashanka Ghosh and will release on December 2 on Disney+ Hotstar/ HULU

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The actress arrived at HN Reliance Foundation Hospital, Mumbai, at 7 am and gave birth to a baby girl at 12:05 pm.
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Shriya Boppana

IT’S A GIRL FOR RANBIR AND ALIA

Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor welcomed their first child, a baby daughter on Sunday (November 6). The actress arrived at HN Reliance Foundation Hospital, Mumbai, at 7 am and gave birth to a baby girl at 12:05 pm.

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In the Chinese social media networks Douyin - the Chinese name for TikTok, the song composed by Lahiri and sung by Parvati Khan is sung in Mandarin "Jie mi, jie mi", which translates into "Give me rice, give me rice", by people in the videos mockingly showing empty vessels to show how they are deprived of essential food items during the lockdowns.
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Mira Kaul

BHAPPI LAHIRI’S ICONIC SONG “JIMMY JIMMY” IS THE PROTEST ANTHEM IN CHINA

In the Chinese social media networks Douyin – the Chinese name for TikTok, the song composed by Lahiri and sung by Parvati Khan is sung in Mandarin “Jie mi, jie mi”, which translates into “Give me rice, give me rice”, by people in the videos mockingly showing empty vessels to show how they are deprived of essential food items during the lockdowns.

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10 Lives follows the journey of a reckless cat named Beckett. Since Beckett has nine lives, he doesn’t particularly care about being careful nor care about living life to the fullest. However, when he finally loses his ninth life, he realizes how precious life truly is and begs for another shot to do it right. But, as everyone knows, escaping death doesn’t come without its consequences.
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Mira Kaul

EVERYTHING WE KNOW ABOUT “10 LIVES” FT. ZAYN MALIK AND SIMONE ASHLEY

10 Lives follows the journey of a reckless cat named Beckett. Since Beckett has nine lives, he doesn’t particularly care about being careful nor care about living life to the fullest. However, when he finally loses his ninth life, he realizes how precious life truly is and begs for another shot to do it right. But, as everyone knows, escaping death doesn’t come without its consequences.

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Tadka: Love Is Cooking’ is a romantic comedy of errors. What starts off as a wrongly dialled number soon leads to feelings between Tukaram (Nana Patekar), an archaeologist and Madhura (Shriya Saran), a radio jockey.
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Mira Kaul

ZEE5 GLOBAL ANNOUNCES IT’S LATEST DIRECT TO DIGITAL ORIGINAL FILM. “TADKA” STARRING NANA PATEKAR, TAAPSEE PANNU, ALI FAZAL AND SHRIYA SARAN

‘Tadka: Love Is Cooking’ is a romantic comedy of errors. What starts off as a wrongly dialled number soon leads to feelings between Tukaram (Nana Patekar), an archaeologist and Madhura (Shriya Saran), a radio jockey. However, when it is time to meet face-to-face, Gaurishankar develops a cold-feet and sends his nephew Siddharth (Ali Fazal) to meet Vidya who in turn sends her friend, Nicole (Taapsee) to meet Gaurishankar.

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In a week, “RRR” collected JPY73 million ($495,000), making it the highest first week collections for an Indian film in Japan, according to Twin. “RRR” opened at No. 10 and the top nine films were all local Japanese films.
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Mira Kaul

RRR ROARS AT JAPANESE BOX OFFICE

In a week, “RRR” collected JPY73 million ($495,000), making it the highest first week collections for an Indian film in Japan, according to Twin. “RRR” opened at No. 10 and the top nine films were all local Japanese films.

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