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Youngsters revive dying film industry: Noor

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Islamabad – The young generation has revived the dying film industry of Pakistan and their efforts in recent and upcoming movies will go a long way in keeping the Lollywood on the path of revival, said popular film director Syed Noor. The recently released movies by Pakistani film industry have a reflection of quality content, […]

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‘Moor’, another masterpiece, will be released by Geo Films on 14th

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Karachi: Get ready to watch an another masterpiece by Jami Mahmood which is ‘Moor’, all set to release on 14th of August, 2015, by Geo films with Mandviwalla Entertainment. ‘Moor’ comes across as a film committed to celebrate the stark, spectacular beauty of the rugged terrain. ‘Moor’, which means ‘Ma’ in Pashto, can only be […]

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The revival of Pakistani cinema

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By: Umnia Shahid It would be an understatement if I was to say that the Pakistani film industry till the recent past was going through a downward spiral. Talking about horrific, Pakistani cinema was nothing more than a disconcerting collage of buxom women breaking into dance numbers in the most incongruous fashion, perplexing action moves […]

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Lollywood: an obituary

Farooq Sulehria In terms of production, the late Lollywood was once rated as one of the world’s top ten film industries. Until the 1980s it was not called Lollywood. It was on the pattern of India’s Bollywood that it appropriated Hollywood’s name to become Lollywood. Paradoxically, all its life – marked by glory and shame […]

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Films like Maula Jatt changed Lollywood forever, says Sarwar Bhatti

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By: Sher Khan Film-maker speaks about his short career in the Pakistani film industry. “It was an unjust claim that Maula Jatt promoted violence. You have to realise, it rid Pakistani cinema of Indian or Hollywood influences which had corrupted the films,” Producer Sarwar Bhatti. Sarwar Bhatti produced one of the most memorable films in […]

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