It’s time to press rewind on the last seven days.

Anton Chekov lives on in a corner of Kerala in Jayaraj’s acclaimed ‘Ottaal’

The Kuttanad-set drama, about an orphan and his grandfather, is being screened at the International Film Festival of Kerala in the Competition section. Read more here.

‘The whole village was a set’: The making of Raam Reddy’s comedy ‘Thithi’

Death and the comedy of life are the big themes in the Kannada arthouse festival movie, which features a non-professional cast. Read more here.

The DD Files: When Shah Rukh Khan stole hearts and the show in ‘Fauji’

Our new series looks back on the classic television shows of the Doordarshan era. Read more here.

What are the folks in the ‘Carry On’ movies carrying on about?

The Marathi film ‘Carry on Deshpande’, which will be released on December 11, is an obvious reference to the popular British series. What were they all about anyway? Read more here.

‘Bloodstone’, Rajinikanth’s solo Hollywood misadventure

The Southern superstar plays a crooked cab driver who gets embroiled in the hunt for a cursed ruby. Read more here.