Los Angeles County officials said on Wednesday that movie and TV production could resume on Friday, but movie theaters in the biggest market in the United States must remain closed because of the coronavirus pandemic.

How does an indie film shop give back to its hometown in this crisis? If you’re A24, you start by mining your prop, wardrobe and set departments.

Filmmaker Matt Reeves says his take on classic DC superhero Batman will not venture into the character's roots but at the same, it will "acknowledge his origins".

Walt Disney Co will release the live-action epic ‘Mulan’ in movie theaters in July and Marvel’s ‘Black Widow’ in November, the company said on Friday as it reshuffled a schedule disrupted by the global coronavirus outbreak.

Her is a 2013 American science-fiction romantic drama film written, directed, and produced by Spike Jonze. Marking Jonze’s solo screenwriting debut, the film follows a lonely writer who develops an unlikely relationship with an operating system (an artificially intelligent virtual assistant personified through a female voice) designed to meet his every need.

A planned three-week shoot in Italy for Tom Cruise’s new “Mission: Impossible” film has been postponed due to the coronavirus outbreak, movie studio Paramount Pictures said on Monday.

Ace fashion couturier Manish Malhotra says cinema is his first love and he wishes to direct a movie someday.

Vidhu Vinod Chopra's directorial movie 'Shikara' that hit the screens on Friday, opened to a whopping IRs 12 million at the box office on the first day of its release.

Movie review

February 3, 2020 13:53 pm

This movie is based on the lives of street dancers. It shows the competition between two dance groups in London team India and team Pakistan. This movie is directed by Remo D'Souza and stars Varun Dhawan and Shraddha Kapoor.

Australian actress Margot Robbie hinted that her new female-led action film 'Birds of Prey' could be the first in a series of movies as she reprised the role of comic antihero Harley Quinn in what she has called a passion project.

Martin Scorsese's favourite leading men, Robert De Niro and Leonardo DiCaprio, are coming together for the director's next film.

Shraddha Kapoor, who is set to star opposite Ranbir Kapoor in Luv Ranjan's next directorial, says she is excited to work with the actor and the filmmaker.

Actor Lupita Nyong'o says spending time away from family on a film set can be an "isolating" experience.

Kusal and Surabina in ‘Shubha Mangal’

December 18, 2019 15:45 pm

Actors Kusal Thapa and Surabina Karki have been finalized as the lead characters for Manoj Adhikari directorial upcoming movie ‘Shuva Mangal’.

Reports about the sequel to ‘Dostana’ have been doing the rounds for years now. The film, which starred Priyanka Chopra Jonas, John Abraham and Abhishek Bachchan, was a huge success when it released back in 2008.

‘Suskera’ set to release on Jan 3

November 5, 2019 17:39 pm

Samten Bhutia directorial ‘Suskera’ is set to be released on Jan 3.

A movie based on a controversial and best-selling novel that chronicled the everyday sexism faced by women topped South Korea’s box office this week, reigniting a national debate over women’s roles in an historically male-dominated society.

Something borrowed

October 25, 2019 09:46 am

Bollywood glamorizes Hindu rituals and ceremonies. Hindi serials on television too tend to show lavish weddings and festivals. Maybe it’s because we have, over the years, been watching these on a fairly regular basis that our own celebrations too have sort of started looking like a scene from a Karan Johar or Sanjay Leela Bhansali movie.

The shooting for 'Fast and Furious 9' is still underway. However, it was John Cena's last day on sets on Thursday and co-star Vin Diesel came up with a special video on Instagram singing praises for the former WWE wrestler.

Taapsee Pannu is one of the busiest actresses in the town. The star, who was last seen in 'Mission Mangal' gave us some back to back stellar performances.

The upcoming “Ghostbuster” sequel will focus on the descendants of the original ghost-catchers who rushed around New York City in proton packs and jumpsuits.

Get out the tiaras and the best china. Hit British television series ‘Downton Abbey’ is about to arrive on the big screen and the makers are feeling uncharacteristically nervous

Global icon Priyanka Chopra recently revealed that she moved her husband Nick Jonas to tears shortly before they tied the knot last year.

Trailer of the movie ‘Jeewan Kada Ki Phool’ was launched on Wednesday in an event in Kathmandu.

Angelina Jolie says she’s “so proud” that her 18-year-old son is leaving home to study biochemistry in South Korea.

‘Reason of Riya’ all set for shoot

August 15, 2019 15:37 pm

In a special event, organized in capital on Thursday, the movie ‘Reason of Riya’ began its shooting after the inauguration by the production team.

Actor duo Sitaram Kattel and Kunjana Ghimire, AKA Dhurmus-Suntali, is debuting as a producer via the movie ‘Senti-Virus’.

Upcoming Nepali film ‘Love You Hamesa’ has announced a video contestant, where both married and unmarried couples can get a chance to visit Darjeeling.

Hrithik Roshan returned to the silver screen after a gap of nearly two years with 'Super 30' and nailed it at the box-office.

Sunny Leone never fails to mesmerize the audience whenever she appears on the screen. The gorgeous diva is currently enjoying working for her forthcoming film ‘Koka Kola’.

A new song of Namrata Shrestha starrer movie ‘Xaira’ has been released on Friday via official YouTube channel of Highlights Nepal.

A peek into human frailty

July 26, 2019 09:19 am

The Master is a 2012 film written and directed by Paul Thomas Anderson (whose film There Will Be Blood was a masterpiece, I think). The film got critical acclaim and was frequently featured in film podcasts and film pages on social media. It was this that prompted me to give it a watch.

'The Haunting of the Hill House' star Oliver Jackson-Cohen is set to play the lead role in 'The Invisible Man' movie.

Fun is where the road is

July 12, 2019 10:48 am

The first time Pratik Poudel saw a camera drone was when he was in his second year of BBA at Pokhara University. Tony Whelan, an American tourist, introduced him to the “strange” device. That was in 2011 when Pratik was still mulling over what he wanted to do in life. Whelan helped Pratik through the mechanics of the camera and that was how he started making videos.

Film fair

July 5, 2019 07:26 am

Irony abounds. First, the government decides that they will pull out all stops to host the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards in Kathmandu by utilizing taxpayer resources.

Charmed by Charulata

June 28, 2019 09:36 am

Charu, as she is so lovingly called, is married to a loving but distant husband whose newspaper “The Sentinel” has made him so busy that he can rarely spend any time with his wife.

Robert James-Collier says the upcoming "Downton Abbey" film will put an end to all the questions that have lingered around the series for long.

The weight of criticism

June 21, 2019 08:19 am

Comedian and architect Pranesh Gautam’s arrest for his satirical review of the movie “Bir Bikram 2” got mixed reactions from the public. While some believed that Gautam had overstepped the line, many thought it was an outright violation of his freedom of speech. Our constitution guarantees free expression but where does one draw the line?

The makers of 'Saaho' recently impressed the audience by dropping the power-packed teaser which has been liked by the masses and how.

Oscar-nominated film 'Lagaan' clocked 18 years today. The iconic movie starring Aamir Khan not only acclaimed for the storyline but was also a blockbuster.

Deepika Padukone left everyone stunned when she shared her look for her first film with Meghna Gulzar, ‘Chhapaak’. The film that will see the star play an acid attack survivor has become one of the highly anticipated films of 2020.

Director and the troll

June 15, 2019 01:30 am

Whether a movie is actually bad is beside the point. Your movie may win an Oscar, but if I don’t like it, I still have the freedom to shout from the mountain tops that your movie is bad

Upcoming comic and action genre movie ‘Kauso’ completed its pre-production works and is all set to release on March 31.

Films that tackle mental health

May 24, 2019 11:34 am

Mental health awareness may have been a subject of taboo a few decades ago but thanks to mainstream media, books as well as people coming out and sharing their experiences about issues like anxiety, depression, personality disorders, those struggling with it can now be open about it.

A trailer of an upcoming action genre Nepali movie ‘Cops’ has been released on Sunday via OSR Digital’s YouTube channel.

Slow and subtle

April 26, 2019 09:36 am

Three middle-aged men sit at a typical Japanese restaurant sipping hot sake. One of them has taken a young wife and the other two mock him for it. In any other film, this scene would be loud and have a lot of movement.

Weekend binge

April 19, 2019 09:11 am

What good are weekends if you don’t watch a movie, or two? The weekend is the perfect time to curl up on the couch, with some tea, and watch fun films. Here are 10 of our top picks.

Marvel Studios' first female-fronted film, "Captain Marvel" has crossed the USD 1 billion milestone at global box office. The Brie Larson-starrer, an origin story of Marvel superhero of the same name, raked in over USD 358 million in the US, while in the international territories, it amassed USD 645 million, Walt Disney, Marvel Studios' parent company, shared in a press release.

If there is one thing that’s true of most of the movies in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, it’s that they have life and spirit to spare

Teaser of ‘A Mero Hajur 3’ released

February 11, 2019 09:47 am

A teaser of ‘A Mero Hajur 3’ was released on the Youtube channel of Budha Subba Digital Pvt Ltd on Sunday.  The movie is a sequel of 2017 movie ‘A Mero Hajur 2’.