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'Dune' opens to $40 million at the box office
"Dune," an adaptation of Frank Herbert's sci-fi epic, opened to $40.1 million at the North American box office. It's a respectable start given the ongoing pandemic and the film's unconventional theatrical debut. In addition to playing in 4,125 domestic theaters, "Dune" (like all Warner Bros. movies in 2021) premiered simultaneously on HBO Max, which might have taken a chunk out of overall ticket sales.
Bunty Aur Babli 2 Trailer: Saif Ali Khan, Rani Mukerji face off with their imposters
The first trailer of Yash Raj Films’ “Bunty Aur Babli 2” is out. It is a sequel to the 2005 Bollywood crime comedy, “Bunty Aur Babli”, starring Abhishek Bachchan, Rani Mukerji, Abhishek Bachchan, and Amitabh Bachchan. In “Bunty Aur Babli 2”, Saif Ali Khan will play the older Bunty, portrayed by Abhishek Bachchan in the original movie, while Rani Mukerji will return as Babli.
Film crew voiced complaints before fatal on-set shooting
Hours before actor Alec Baldwin fired a fatal gunshot from a prop gun that he had been told was safe, a camera crew for the movie he was filming walked off the job to protest conditions and production issues that included safety concerns.
Bestselling authors Imran, Kingkor talk about strength, future of literature in Chattogram
Two bestselling novelists – Abdullah Al Imran and Kingkor Ahsan – emphasised on going back to books, and developing reading habits, particularly among young people to fight challenges like terrorism, militancy, drugs, and various misuses of social media.
Eight years without music maestro Manna Dey
On this day of 2013, Manna Dey breathed his last, making the end of an era. Born in Kolkata on May 1,1919, Prabodh Chandra Dey, known by his stage name Manna Dey, was an internationally acclaimed Indian playback singer, music director, and Indian classical vocalist.
Behind the tranquil melodies of Jahid Nirob
Playing crazy arpeggios on harmonium for the song “Duniya” alongside the celebrated band Chirkutt for the Amitabh Reza directorial masterpiece “Aynabaji” – this is how musician and composer Jahid Nirob first stole the limelight, capturing the attention of both music lovers and the National Award winning band.
Song on Bangabandhu to be recorded in 130 languages
With the idea of spreading the ideal of one of the most iconic leaders of the world, Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, a song has been composed which will be sung in 130 languages. 130 eminent singers of each country will be lending their voices for the song.