‘Why Cheat India’ is a stinging slap on educational policies

Film: “Why Cheat India; Director: Soumik Sen; Cast: Emraan Hashmi, Shreya Dhanwanthary; Rating: ****(4 stars) Relevant topical films frequently fall into the trap of overstatement. But here is where “Why Cheat India” scores high marks. It succeeds avoiding the imbalance between topicality and engagingness by simply letting the actors be. The characters in this film […]

‘Cheat India’ title changed to ‘Why Cheat India’ after CBFC objection

Mumbai | The title of forthcoming Bollywood film “Cheat India” has been changed to “Why Cheat India” after the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) expressed concern over it, the makers have said. A statement issued on behalf of the film’s producers — T-Series Films, Ellipsis Entertainment and Emraan Hashmi Films — read: “The CBFC had […]