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Reason behind using word ‘wood’ in Cinema

Sep 26, 2016

The word ‘wood’ is used in major film industries like Hollywood, Tollywood, Bollywood etc. Do you know the reason behind it? An American film Industry which was named after the district called Hollywood the central region of Los Angeles, California (US) and Bollywood emerged its name by simply replacing ‘H’ from Hollywood with ‘B’, the first letter from Bombay.

100 Years of Indian Cinema: Film Studios

Oct 28, 2013

Lets have a look on some of the Film entertainment, distribution and production companies of Indian Film Industry.

100 Years of Indian Cinema: Famous Cinematographers

Oct 26, 2013

A cinematographer is the person in command over the camera crews working on a movie. Lets have a look on some notable Cinematographers in India.

100 Years of Indian Cinema: Music Composers

Oct 24, 2013

Indian movie music lovers have always cherished and commended the recurring evergreen portions of music of the grand masters. Lets have a look on some notable music composers.

100 Years of Indian Cinema: Indian Script Writers

Oct 22, 2013

Here is a mark of respect to some of the scriptwriters who have made recognition for themselves for their momentous involvement in Indian films.

100 Years of Indian Cinema

Oct 19, 2013

Even as we rejoice our exceptional distinctiveness in cinema and gaze forward, it is imperative to respect the past that fetched us to to celebrate 100 years of Indian Cinema.

100 Years of Indian Cinema: Film Makers

Oct 17, 2013

Let us have a look on the list of the paramount film makers of Indian cinema who have surpassed in Bollywood.These are remarkably artistic film makers.

100 Years of Indian Cinema: Hindi Films/Movies

Oct 17, 2013

As Indian cinema completes its 100 years, let's take a look on some of the Indian movies that have left eternal inkling on the spectators.

100 Years of Indian Cinema: Legendry Actresses

Oct 10, 2013

As Indian Cinema observes a grand century of gripping billions these days, let us put a momentary look at some actresses whom we have admired.

100 Years of Indian Cinema: Legendry Actors

Oct 9, 2013

Indian movies have turned out to be global endeavor. Lets have a look on some of the legendary actors who have a magnetic attraction in film industry.

100 Years of Indian Cinema

Oct 9, 2013

As the world has turned out to be a global village,Film industry of India has reached out more to global spectators as it has completed its 100 years.

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