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  • Gangchil's 'Mahurat' takes place at Dhaka Club

    Minster of Road, Transport and Bridges, Obaidul Quader, is also a writer. In 2015, his novel Gangchil was published at the Ekushey Book Fair.

  • AIRIN'S upcoming films

    Although actor Airin worked in some television projects at the start of her career, she is currently focusing on films. She will soon be seen in Haroonuzzaman's 'Padmar Prem' and Annono Mamun's 'Ahare Jibon'.

  • 7th Seoul Migrant Film Festival 2018 held in Dhaka

    With the slogan “Sromiker jonyo Cinema, Sromikder nirmito Cinema” (Cinema for the workers and cinema by the workers) Joloj Movie and Asia Media Culture Factory (Korea) in association with Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy organised the 7th Seoul Migrant Film Festival Dhaka 2018 in the International Archive Auditorium on September 15.

  • Anupam Roy's 'Du Mutho Bikel' for 'Debi' out today

    Singer and songwriter from Kolkata, Anupam Roy composed, wrote and sang for a Bangladeshi film for the first time. The song titled Du Mutho Bikel will feature in the much awaited film adaptation of Humayun Ahmed's Debi.

  • 'Bohemian Rhapsody' coming to Star Cineplex soon

    Ever since the first trailer of Bohemian Rhapsody dropped, fans have been rocking out to it. Moviegoers in Dhaka are in for a treat now as the film will see a theatrical release at Star Cineplex soon.

  • Fan Bingbing goes 'missing'

    One of China's highest paid movie stars, Fan Bingbing of 'X-Men' fame has been reportedly missing for the past two months. It is

  • 700 TAKA: A quirky and charming tribute to young love

    'Relatable' - a label that every director wants on their project, while some others try their best to tag this to the most outlandish of genres. However, Nuhash Humayun's latest short on iflix, 700 Taka, is 'relatable' done right.


    Through heartbreaks and happy endings, romantic duos in cinema have carried us all on many emotional journeys. There are some screen pairs whose chemistry sizzles more than others, going onto working together in many subsequent films. There are some treasurable instances where on screen romance transcends into real life, yielding in happy marriages and growing families.

  • SVF releases 'Ek Je Chilo Raja' trailer

    Srijit Mukherjee finally spilled the beans on his upcoming Ek Je Chilo Raja, posting the film's trailer on his Facebook page. The film is

  • Radhika Apte does not chase fame

    Actor Radhika Apte has managed to strike a fine balance between indie and commercial films over the years. She has now reached a

  • 10th International Inter University Short Film Festival ends

    Dhaka University Film Society (DUFS), in association with United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) hosted the 10th International Inter University Short Film Festival

  • 'Iti, Tomari Dhaka' invited to the 23rd Busan International Film Festival

    Bangladesh's first anthology film, Iti, Tomari Dhaka has been invited to the 23rd Busan International Film Festival (BIFF) in South Korea.

  • Dhallywood movies

    Bangladesh's cinema hits a new 'record'

    In recent years, the movie theatre business in Bangladesh has faced a gradual setback, causing their numbers to dwindle considerably. Despite these obstacles, tickets are still found to be sold out upon movie releases as viewers crowd the halls.

  • Tapsee Pannu playing herself in 'Manmarziyan'?

    The much-anticipated Anurag Kashyap romantic comedy Manmarziyan will see the Abhishek Bachchan, Tapsee Pannu and Vicky Kaushal

  • 'Haldaa' set for 14th Kazan International Muslim Film Festival

    Haldaa, directed by Tauquir Ahmed, has been well-received by the critics and audience alike since its release. This time, Haldaa is going to take part in the 14th Kazan International Muslim Film Festival, starting from tomorrow.

  • Habib Wahid stars in his first short film

    Abar Tui marked the first time that Habib Wahid was featured in a short film. Directed by Taneem Rahman Angshu, the renowned singer

  • Habib Wahid stars in his first short film

    Abar Tui marked the first time that Habib Wahid was featured in a short film. Directed by Taneem Rahman Angshu, the renowned singer

  • Shyam Benegal To Direct Bangabandhu Biopic

    Talks for making a biopic based on our Father of the Nation, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman were in progress for some time now. According to a recent report by UNB, renowned Indian director Shyam Benegal has been handpicked to direct the much anticipated feature film.

  • Getting to know Manoj Kumar

    Young actor Manoj Kumar is always on the lookout for interesting projects. A theatre major from Rajshahi University, he recently worked on Redoan Rony's Biyer Dawat Roilo and Ashfaque Nipun's Iflix original short film, Ke. The actor opens up about his newest endeavours and more.

  • Shakib Khan and Shabnam Bubly

    Shakib Khan and Bubly get candid on 'Celebrity Café'

    During the festive season of Eid, the laudable screen pair Shakib Khan and Shabnam Bubly presented their latest venture, Captain Khan. The audience is full of praise for the film.

  • Bangladeshi Popular Actor Chanchal Chowdhury

    “I aspire to be featured in noteworthy work”

    Having started his career with theatre, Chanchal Chowdhury has won over both the television and film industry with his charming presence. After his tremendous performance in Monpura, there was no looking back for the actor. In a recent interview to The Daily Star, Chanchal Chowdhury talks about his Eid projects.

  • Dhallywood King Shakib Khan

    How celebrities are spending their Eid holidays

    Eid is the perfect time to spend quality time with someone, catching up with friends and family, taking a break from our hectic schedules and having fantastic feasts. Our celebrities, too, are no exception. Some of them were nestled up at home with their families, while others went on whirlwind holidays on their own. They open up about how they are spending their Eid holidays.

  • Gal Gadot pays surprise visit to children's hospital

    Gal Gadot, who is beloved around the world as the Amazonian princess Wonder Woman, recently went to meet some really special children.

  • Feature film on Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman

    India has suggested to Bangladesh names of three of its top directors—Shyam Benegal, Goutam Ghosh and Kauskhik Ganguly—for jointly making a feature film on the life and works of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman to mark his birth centenary in 2020 and a documentary on the Liberation War to mark 50 years of the event.

  • 'SUPERGIRL' rumoured to get her standalone film

    Many were skeptical when Melissa Benoist took up the moniker of Superman's biological cousin, Supergirl. The actor has since silenced

  • 'SUPERGIRL' rumoured to get her standalone film

    Many were skeptical when Melissa Benoist took up the moniker of Superman's biological cousin, Supergirl. The actor has since silenced

  • Bangladeshi actress Mahi

    Mahi's new 'Obotar'

    With her hard work, dedication and charm, Mahiya Mahi gained immense popularity in the Bangladeshi film industry in a short span of time. After her breakthrough performance in Bhalobashar Rong, she has earned a huge fan base. The actor is now spending her days filming various projects.

  • 'Bhuban Majhi' sails beyond borders

    The history of our Liberation War has been depicted in various films and Bhuban Majhi is one such story which managed to garner much appreciation for its authentic approach.

  • Documentary of Anwar Chowdhury in Greece

    Anwar Chowdhury is the cinematographer, director and producer of the film. The film is produced by Du CINEMA. The 5th International Documentary Festival of Ierapetra Awards will be held from August 4-9.

  • 'Bhaijaan' comes to town

    Dhaliwood King Shakib Khan is hailed as one of the busiest and most popular artistes of the industry today. He has been capturing the hearts of millions with his charming personality and remarkable performances on the silver-screen for over ten years.