Yash raj films

Overseas territories, where Shah Rukh Khan is known to reign, have only brought in collections of around `40 crore for the Maneesh Sharma-directed film. Photo: AFP<br />

‘Fan’ fails to connect with fans?

2 min read . 20 Apr 2016
Photo: Aniruddha Chowdhury/Mint<br />
Sushant Singh Rajput plays detective Byomkesh in the film. <br />
The teaser-trailer of Yash Raj Films’s ‘Detective Byomkesh Bakshy’ indicates that Dibakar Banerjee is intent on making a lavish period film that recreates 1943 Calcutta, including the Japanese bombing of its port. <br />

The curious case of Byomkesh Bakshi

8 min read . 04 Dec 2014
Ninety-one-year-old Maganbhai Savani, who started exporting Hindi films in 1947, started with East Africa. Photo: Abhijit Bhatlekar/Mint<br /><br />

Around the world with Bollywood

12 min read . 01 Jul 2014