ApunKaChoice : Bollywood

SCOOP!! & NEWS

'Absence of big stars is 'Kisna's' USP'
18th Dec 2004  23.15 IST
By ApunKaChoice Bureau  


According to showman Subhash Ghai , his latest film in the offing Kisna has no big stars and that itself is the film's USP.

Ghai recently said, ''The biggest USP of 'Kisna-The Warrior Poet' is that it has no big stars and the story is being narrated through the British perspective.''




Ghai added that mainstream Indian cinema is fast changing due to the different choice of moviegoers.

Refusing to evaluate the different genres of Indian cinema, Ghai said a film has to be interesting.

Ghai said ''Kisna'' was a Britisher's trip through India and his experiencing everything that is Indian.

He described the music of the film, the lyrics of which have been penned by Javed Akhtar and composed by Ismail Darbar and A R Rahman , as difficult because he had to match it with his visuals and the script.

Kisna, which stars Vivek Oberoi in the lead role, is slated to release on January 21.

Akhtar himself describes the songs were part of the narrative and the situation and the screenplay was an inspiration for him. Farooq Dhondy who has written the screenplay felt that 'Kisna' had a quality reminiscent of 'Mother India' and 'Mughal-e-azam'.

''I know Indian sensibilities. A western script explores life and characters while ours reasserts values of everything Indian", he said.

Farooq said he always wanted to be associated with mainstream commercial cinema and 'Kisna' came as a good offer. ''Subhash Ghai is a more traditional story teller,'' he said.



Now Trending : Salman Khan | Shahrukh Khan | Ranbir Kapoor | Priyanka Chopra Aishwarya Rai | Katrina Kaif | Kareena Kapoor | Priyanka Chopra | Alia Bhatt | Surveen Chawla | New Hindi Movies

Ranbir Kapoor-Anurag Basu duo has hands full for two years
Anurag Basu busy working with Ranbir for next two years
Priceless photos: Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan bond like best friends at Arpita Khan wedding reception
Directors work hardest, but stars make money: Saif Ali Khan
Inside photos of Arpita Khan wedding reception: Bollywood’s who’s who congratulate the newlyweds
'Bajrangi Bhaijaan' first look to come out on Salman Khan’s birthday
Director Vivek Agnihotri dissociates himself from movie ‘Zid’
Shah Rukh Khan’s 'Happy New Year' goes to Marrakech film fest
Check out: Aamir Khan bumps into Arnold Schwarzenegger
Watch: Christian Bale, Ridley Scott in ‘Exodus: Gods and Kings’ featurette
Yash Chopra biopic confirmed by Pamela Chopra
A temptation Amitabh Bachchan can’t resist
Movie Review: Watch 'Happy Ending' for charming Saif and funny Govinda
Shah Rukh Khan-Katrina Kaif in new YRF film?
Salman Khan introduces Iulia Vantur as girlfriend!
Akshay Kumar, Sidharth Malhotra’s 'Brothers' preponed; KJo explains why

AKC HOT INDEX

ECARDS > Valentines Day, New Year, Diwali, Birthday, Valentines, Love, Christmas
CardWeaver.com > Birthday, Holi

MOVIES


celebs wallpapers the celeb A-Z
who's in Freida Pinto | Anushka Sharma | Katrina Kaif | Deepika Padukone | Ranbir Kapoor | Dev Patel | Aishwarya Rai | Abhishek Bachchan | Imran Khan | Shahrukh Khan | Salman Khan | Aamir Khan | Hrithik Roshan | Akshay Kumar | Zayed Khan | Saif Ali Khan | John Abraham | Shahid Kapur | Kareena Kapoor | Vidya Balan | Priyanka Chopra | Rani Mukherjee | Mallika Sherawat | Bipasha Basu | Preity Zinta | Kajol | Neha Dhupia | Sameera Reddy | Juhi Chawla | Karisma Kapoor | Madhuri Dixit | Chitrangada Singh | Payal Rohatgi | Sneha Ullal | Mahima Chaudhary | Meghna Naidu | Rakhi Sawant | Bhumika Chawla | Lisa Ray | Dimple Kapadia | Ayesha Takia | Dia Mirza | Sushmita Sen | Amisha Patel | Esha Deol | Amrita Rao | Amrita Arora | Genelia D'Souza | Arjun Rampal | Amitabh Bachchan | Vivek Oberoi | Raima Sen | Riya Sen | Rekha | Rimi Sen | Nigar Khan | Tanushree Dutta | Yana Gupta | Shilpa Shetty | Celina Jaitley | Sonam Kapoor | Neha Oberoi | Nisha Rawal | Manjari Fadnis | Kamal Haasan | Rajnikant | Asin | Sanjay Dutt | Shahid Kapoor | Sherlyn Chopra | Farhan Akhtar | Prachi Desai | Mandira Bedi | Shahana Goswami | Konkona Sen Sharma | Kangana Ranaut | Mugdha Godse | Masumeh Makhija | Minissha Lamba | Nandana Sen | Malaika Arora | Shweta Kumar | Namitha | Kalki Koechlin | Mahi Gill | Shakeela | Lara Dutta | A R Rahman | Trisha | Shruti Haasan | Neetu Chandra | Shriya Saran | Padma Lakshmi | Emma Watson | Kelly Clarkson | Britney Spears | Anne Hathaway | Anjana Sukhani | Tila Tequila | Soha Ali Khan | Priyamani | Sonal Chauhan | Vaishali Desai | Jackky Bhagnani | Kristen Stewart | Robert Pattinson | Neil Nitin Mukesh | Shiney Ahuja | more...