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Haryana orders closure of cinema halls, multiplexes till Jan 12 in six more districts

Jan 06, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

The six districts where the restrictions will be applicable are Karnal, Panipat, Kurukshetra, Yamunanagar, Rohtak and Jhajjar. The restrictions were imposed in Gurgaon, Faridabad, Ambala, Panchkula and Sonipat from January 2 to 12.

'RRR' Delay Due To Covid-19 Causes Makers A Loss Of Rs 18 Crore

Jan 04, 2022 Outlook Web Bureau

'RRR' directed by SS Rajamouli was supposed to be released on January 7, but the rise of coronavirus infections across the country forced the producers to postpone it indefinitely.


Multiplex Association of India Meets Delhi Dy CM Manish Sisodia, Urge Him To Reopen Cinema Halls

Delhi has closed down cinema halls in the wake of rising Covid-19 cases in the national capital, particularly due to the Omicron variant. A delegation of Multiplex Association of India met Deputy CM Manish Sisodia to request his intervention in reopening the halls.

One More Lockdown? Film Producers, Exhibitors Worried After Delhi Shuts Theatres

Dec 28, 2021 Prateek Sur

The Delhi government’s decision to shut theatres owing to the rise in Covid-19 cases has terribly scared the exhibitors. The film producers definitely want to stick to the government rules but are worried about the future of the film industry.


Have OTT Platforms Altered The Concept Of 'Matinee Idol'?

Not just movies, even online content is being increasingly created to target a very different kind of audience which very few films targeted earlier.

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12 December, 2021

Rajinikant Turns 71: Here Are Some Of The Funniest Memes Featuring 'Thalaiva'

Outlook Web Bureau

There are several memes, that joke along the lines of him almost being like a demi-god, head and shoulders, above the rest of world and a few (if not all), laws of nature as well.


28 November, 2021

Salman Khan Requests Fans Not To Burst Crackers Inside Theatres During 'Antim' Screening

Outlook Web Bureau

Actor Salman Khan posted a video of a screening of his latest movie, 'Antim,' and asked his fans to avoid bursting crackers inside movie theatres as it could endanger their lives.


24 November, 2021

John Abraham On Pandemic Serving As An Opportunity To Reset

Outlook Web Bureau

When asked if he ever worried that the audience wouldn't show up to watch films, John Abraham said the pandemic should be viewed as an opportunity to reset.


24 November, 2021

Andhra Assembly Passes Bill For Online Sale Of Movie Tickets

Outlook Web Desk

The Andhra Pradesh Assembly on Wednesday passed the AP Cinemas (Regulation) (Amendment) Bill 2021, paving the way for an online movie ticketing system to be administered by the state government. The government said the amendment would help the government regulate cinema ticket pricing and check exploitation of moviegoers.


11 November, 2021

‘Not A Circus Or Cinema’: Kerala HC Frowns Over Attendee Appearing Bare Chested During Virtual Proceeding

Outlook Web Desk

The Court said: ‘What is this? What is going on? This is a court, not a circus or a cinema’.


22 October, 2021

Inox Leisure Reports Rs 88 Crore Loss In Q2 Due To Second Covid-19 Wave

Outlook Business Team

According to the company, which operates 658 screens across 156 multiplexes in 70 cities, it has started opening cinemas in a staggered manner from July 2021.


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26 September, 2021

'Desperately Seeking Shah Rukh': How King Khan Impacted Women's Aspirations In India

Lachmi Deb Roy

Author Shrayana Bhattacharya has been investigating women's employment across different sectors and found that when it came to women, Shah Rukh Khan had an impact that goes beyond Bollywood films.


22 September, 2021

'Radhe Shyam' Makers Call Reports Suggesting Rift Between Prabhas And Pooja Hegde 'Baseless'

Outlook Web Bureau

In a statement released on Tuesday evening, the makers said reports suggesting Prabhas was “annoyed” by Pooja Hedge’s “unprofessional behaviour” are "baseless" and "false".


13 September, 2021

'RRR' Release Postponed: Ram Charan, Jr NTR Starrer Not To Release On October 13; Here’s Why

Outlook Web Bureau

‘RRR’ is a fictional tale of two Indian freedom fighters from the early 20th century. The makers completed shooting of ‘RRR’ by August end and had earlier said that the post-production work was moving at a brisk pace.


27 August, 2021

Bollywood's Favourite Shooting Locale Jammu And Kashmir To Get Multiplexes, Cinema Halls

Naseer Ganai

The Government of J&K has announced a three-pronged strategy which shall encourage the owners of cinema halls to create modern amenities by way of various incentives. All the incentives to such Units shall be governed under the provisions of J&K Industrial Policy 2021


21 August, 2021

Haryana Govt Bans Punjabi Movie 'Shooter' For Depicting 'Dark World Of Crime'

Outlook Web Desk

The Haryana government said the film is likely to have a harmful and negative impact on school and college going students.


Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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