Europe’s Largest South Asian Film Event, the Bagri Foundation London Indian Film Festival, now into year seven, returns to London, from 14 – 24 July, today announces the first raft of its programming with key festival partners BFI. The full… Read More »7th Bagri Foundation London Indian Film Festival and BFI Reveal 2016 Programme
In one of the only emotional scenes of this movie, a very old Punjabi grandfather character (played wonderfully by the veteran Indian TV actor Arun Bali) speaks of the horrors of getting uprooted from what you once considered home, and… Read More »Review: Airlift’s screenplay never takes off!
For India’s Independence Day AR Rahman, held a concert at the O2 Arena to a sold out crowd, accompanied by an orchestra of musicians, singers, table players and qawwalli’s. The concert was dubbed as « The Greatest Hits of AR Rahman » and… Read More »AR Rahman Greatest Hits at the O2 Review
The double Grammy and double Oscar, BAFTA and Golden Globe winner, AR Rahman returns to The O2 after five years, with a one off greatest hits show on Saturday 15 August 2015. AR Rahman will be joined by very special guests including;… Read More »AR Rahman announces UK concert dates at the O2
’tis the season to be Oscar. Asim and Martin take aim and set their sights on Clint Eastwood’s latest target, American Sniper. The most successful war movie of all time has taken America by storm, smashing box office records left,… Read More »American Sniper Review and Oscar Predictions
“How did we end up here? This place smells of balls.” says the disembodied voice of Birdman; the alter-ego of Michael Keaton’s Riggan Thomson in Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu’s ‘Birdman or (The Virtue of Ignorance)’. What’s Riggan doing whilst his inner… Read More »Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) Review
Right in time for V-day we have a dreamy, magical love story to defy our yearly cynism. Come on people, it’s once a year, get over it! A New York Winter’s Tale (quite the horrible title) hits cinemas February 21st. starring… Read More »A New York Winter’s Tale: 2 new trailers
The game is on..! Upodcast returns for 2014 with a TV and movie doubleheader. First up we celebrate the return of Sherlock to our screens. The long overdue (in our opinion) resolution of the “how did he die but live?”… Read More »Sherlock Season 3 and American Hustle Review Upodcast
When we met the Kochadaiiyaan team for a press conference back in April 2012 producer Murali mentioned: “Kochadaiiyaan is going to be a very different animation film with Indian and international technicians. Even better than Tin- Tin. And first of… Read More »Kochadaiiyaan Teaser looks choppy!
If per chance you are looking to send your favorite movie and Podcast host some well deserved Xmas gifts, then the Man Of Steel Blu Ray is probably a sure shot. Available to pre-order from August 23rd in the UK,… Read More »Man Of Steel DVD and Blu Ray will release in time to save Xmas
Moving from darker themed movies like The Experiment and The Downfall in his native Germany, director Oliver Hirschbiegel is now taking on the final 2 years of Princess Diana’s life. The most interesting part in these biographies is how much… Read More »‘Diana’ First Official Trailer
Already my most anticipated movie of the year, this trailer has just left me speechless. Showing us much more of the action, visuals and leading man Cavill (literally). Since the release is just around the corner, it’s fun to see… Read More »Man Of Steel Trailer is ZOMG!
Every shot we have seen from Life of Pi has just been excruciatingly beautiful, and although we haven’t read Yann Martel’s book the movie is based on yet, it has been recommended to us at least a gajillion time (no… Read More »Life Of Pi: Exclusive Video Diary Suraj Sharma
Upod goes Oscar crazeee! Only joking, we’d never stoop that low. The Upod Oscar special isn’t really about how much we like the awards or the ceremony, but it’s a great chance for us to dissect the top movies of… Read More »Oscars 2012 Wrap Up and The Descandants
New Episode 22 Upodcast: The Team reviews True Grit, Green Hornet in the 3D Dimension! More crack than an egg factory the team gazes into their Crystal ball and predicts the future winners of the Academy Awards. Check out the… Read More »Episode 22: True Grit, Green Hornet and our Oscars predictions
It’s directed by acclaimed south Indian director Mani Ratnam after their awesome collaboration in Guru.Â It also stars the wonderfully effervescent Aishwarya Rai of which we only see a passing shot. Watch it here now before it get’s pulled by the man!
Oscar winner and all round amazing actress Marion Cottillard introduces a new tool for women to be successful and be taken seriously in an office environment with the guys from FunnyorDie.
Maybe not suitable for everyone but still pretty hilarious. And I follow the general rule of thumb in life… The more Cotillard, the better.
Check out the clip here!
Altough the Upodcast team usually talks about under the radar news, being movie buffs we do get caught up with the yearly hysteria of the Academy Awards.
After the jump you can find the full list of winners and wieners from aunty Beeb
And don’t forget to catch our next Podcast( Episode 9)Â where we will be giving our acerbic take on this year’s show…with some very special guests.