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Rajkummar Rao's Newton out of Oscars race
Newton, India's official entry in the Best Foreign Language category at the 90th Academy Awards, is out of the Oscars race. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced that the Amit Masurkar-directed black comedy is not a part of the nine-film line-up which have advanced to the next round of voting. The nine films are -- A Fantastic Woman (Chile), In the Fade (Germany), On Body and Soul (Hungary), Foxtrot (Israel), The Insult (Lebanon), Loveless (Russia), Felicite (Senegal), ...
 Rediff.com2 days ago
Santabanta
Rajkummar Rao`s `Newton` is out of Oscars race!
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, on Thursday, unveiled the nine films that will compete for a nomination for the best foreign-language film Oscar. Rajkummar Rao's 'Newton,' the official entry for Oscars 2018 from India, has not made it to the ...
 Santabanta2 days ago
Rajkummar Rao's 'Newton' out of Oscars race
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, on Thursday, unveiled the nine films that will compete for a nomination for the best foreign-language film Oscar.Rajkummar Rao's 'Newton,' the official entry for Oscars 2018 from India, has not made it to the ...
 Business Standard2 days ago
DNA
Rajkummar Rao wants to get the Oscar from Meryl Streep!
Rajkummar Rao's Newton is India's official entry to the Academy Awards this year
 DNA1 week ago
India Today
Rajkummar Rao's Newton is a remarkable invention
Selected as India's official entry for the Oscars, director Amit Masurkar's Newton is the real thing. It's been winning awards on the film festival circuit, and now that it's finally been released in India, it seems it will also be a commercial success -- ...
 India Today2 months ago
S S Rajamouli is not disappointed about Baahubali 2 – The Conclusion missing the Oscar entry
On Friday September 22, it was announced that Rajkummar Rao-starrer Newton has been selected as India’s official selection to the Oscars. Incidentally, this film released on the same day that the announcement came. The majority of people and industry were ...
 Bollywood Hungama2 months ago
DNA
Oscar beckons! Rajkummar Rao to station himself in Los Angeles
After the announcement of Newton as official Indian entry to the Oscars, a sudden plagiarism charge and a debate on its eligibility has blown up.
 DNA2 months ago
Is Newton headed for disqualification from Oscars for alleged similarity to Iranian film?
Conjectures about the possible disqualification of Rajkummar Rao's Newton from Oscars 2017 are rife, given its alleged similarity to Secret Ballot. The post Is Newton headed for disqualification from Oscars for alleged similarity to Iranian film? appeared ...
 First Post.com2 months ago
DNA
Here's what Baahubali director SS Rajamouli' has to say about Rajkummar Rao's Newton being India's official entry at the Oscars
Rajkummar Rao's Newton has beaten Aamir Khan's Dangal and SS Rajmouli Baahubali in the race.
 DNA2 months ago
India's official Oscars entry: Things to know about Rajkummar Rao's Newton
'Newton' is a dark comedy produced by Manish Mundra of Drishyam Films
 Business Standard2 months ago
I hope every year should be like 2017: says 'Newton's Rajkummar Rao
Soon after his recent Bollywood flick 'Newton' got official entry to the Oscars 2018, actor Rajkummar Rao on Saturday expressed his happiness that "every year should be like 2017."While talking to the media, the 33-year-old said, "2017 is really exciting year ...
 Business Standard2 months ago
We need people like Newton in our society and system', says Rajkummar Rao
As 'Newton' has been selected as Indian's official entry to the Oscars 2018, Bollywood actor Rajkummar Rao on Saturday said that, 'Newton' is a " real super hero", while adding, "We need people like 'Newton' in our society and system," to bring free and fair ...
 Business Standard2 months ago
Rajkummar Rao 'hopeful' of Oscars for 'Newton'
Bollywood actor Rajkummar Rao is hopeful that his movie 'Newton' is "quiet universal" and will impress the audience to win the Oscars.The movie has got official entry at the Oscars 2018 from India.While talking to the media, the 33-year-old actor said, "We ...
 Business Standard2 months ago
Oscar beckons; Rajkummar Rao to station himself in LA
Do we have a solid chance this time of cracking the Oscar code? Amit Masurkar’s Newton has not only been selected as India’s official entry to the Oscars it’s also been granted, overnight as it were, a Rs.1 crore by the Government as, shall we say, ...
 Bollywood Hungama2 months ago
DNA
Here's what Anjali Patil aka 'Malko' in Rajkummar Rao's 'Newton' says about its Oscar nomination
Anjali plays the character of a local election officer in the film...
 DNA2 months ago
"I'll do my best to see that we win the Oscar for Newton" - Rajkummar Rao
Amit Mansur’s Newton has been selected as India’s entry to the Oscars. And its leading man Rajkummar Rao is over the moon. “I can feel good things happening to my career one after another. First there was so much appreciation for Bareilly Ki Barfi .
 Bollywood Hungama2 months ago
DNA
Will do everything to help 'Newton' get selected in Oscars 2018 list: Rajkummar Rao
Rajkummar Rao's film Newton has been chosen as India's Official entry to the Oscars. The film has just released in the cinema halls and has been critically acclaimed. Rajkummar Rao, when contacted, said, "I am very happy and excited with the news that Newton ...
 DNA2 months ago
Hope to get international recognition with 'Newton': Rao
"Newton", featuring Rajkummar Rao in the lead, is Indias official entry to Oscars 2018 and the actor says he is on cloud nine as the film was made with a lot of honesty. The 33-year-old actor stars in the titular role in the Amit Masurkar-directed movie and ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago
DNA
Rajkummar Rao's 'Newton' becomes India's official selection for Oscars 2018
Film Federation of India announced that Rajkummar Rao starrer political satire Newton will be India's official entry for the Oscars 2018. Newton , directed by Amit V Masurkar, stars Pankaj Tripathi, Anjali Patil, Raghubir Yadav, and Sanjay Mishra alongside ...
 DNA2 months ago
Money Control
Rajkummar Rao#39;s Newton is India#39;s Best Foreign Language Film entry for Oscars
In the past, Mother India, Salaam Bombay and Lagaan India#39;s picks for Best Foreign Language Film category at the Academy Awards.
 Money Control2 months ago
'Newton' is India's official entry for the Oscars: Rajkummar Rao
National-Award winning Rajkummar Rao's latest release "Newton" is India's official entry for Academy Awards in 2018. An excited Rajkummar on Friday took to Twitter to announce the news.
 Business Standard2 months ago
“I could connect to Newton but had to work really hard for Omerta” - Rajkummar Rao
In your new release Newton you play a man so Indian so patriotic and so honest he seems like a modern-day extension of Dharmendra in Hrishikesh Mukherjee's Satyakam. How do you make the shift from playing the hardcore terrorist in Omerta to the sincere honest ...
 Bollywood Hungama2 months ago
Rediff.com
'Newton' is India's 2018 Oscars' entry
Rajkummar Rao-starrer 'Newton' is India's official entry in the Foreign Language Film category at the 2018 Oscars. Rao, who played the lead role in the film, took to Twitter to share the news. "Very happy to share this news that #NEWTON is India's official entry to the #OSCARS this year. Congratulations team," he posted. Directed by Amit Masurkar, 'Newton', which hit screens on September 22, revolves around a government clerk who tries his best to conduct free and fair voting in a ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
Santabanta
Whoa! Newton is India`s official entry to the Oscars 2018!
Eros International and Colour Yellow Productions' latest release Newton featuring Rajkummar Rao in the lead role was named as India's official pick for Oscars 2018 in the Foreign Language Film category. The coming-of-age satire directed by Amit Masurkar has ...
 Santabanta2 months ago
Rajkummar Rao-starrer Newton is India's official entry to Oscars 2018
Eros International's Newton, directed by Amit V Masurkar's, starring Rajkummar Rao, Pankaj Tripathi and Raghubir Yadav is India's official entry in the Best Foreign Film language category at the Oscars 2018 as stated by Film Federation of India (FFI). The ...
 Business Standard2 months ago
Rajkummar Rao starrer 'Newton' is India's official entry to Oscars 2018
Director Masurkar added that it was a double celebration for the team
 Business Standard2 months ago
Asia Net India
Newton is Indias official entry to Oscars 2018
Director Amit Masurkar’s political satire “Newton”, starring Rajkummar Rao in the lead role, will be India’s official entry at Oscars 2018, the Film Federation of India announced today. The Hindi film was the unanimous choice of ...
 Asia Net India2 months ago
Rajkummar's 'Newton' is India's official entry to Oscars 2018
Recently-released black comedy film 'Newton,' starring Rajkummar Rao?, is India's official entry to the 90th Academy Awards ceremony.The elated 33-year-old actor took to his Twitter handle and confirmed the news, writing, "Very happy to share this news that ...
 Business Standard2 months ago
Rediff.com
Newton: India's official entry to the Oscars 2018
Congratulations, Team Newton! Director Amit Masurkar's political satire Newton, starring Rajkummar Rao, will be India's official entry to the Oscars 2018, the Film Federation of India (FFI) has announced. Review: Newton isn't a movie of answers, but tough questions  The Hindi film was the unanimous choice of FFI's selection committee, headed by Telugu producer C V Reddy. "Newton has been selected as India's official entry to the Oscars. It was unanimously chosen from 26 entries this ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
Santabanta
OMG! Newton is India`s official entry to the Oscars 2018!
Eros International and Colour Yellow Productions' latest release Newton featuring Rajkummar Rao in the lead role was named as India's official pick for Oscars 2018 in the Foreign Language Film category. The coming-of-age satire directed by Amit Masurkar has ...
 Santabanta2 months ago
Mathrubhumi
India's 'Newton' out of Oscar race
Los Angeles:Indias official entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the Oscars 2018, "Newton", is out of the race for the honour. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences on Thursday announced that nine features will advance to the next round of ...
 Mathrubhumi2 days ago
'Newton' fails to make the cut at Oscars
"Newton", India's official entry in the Best Foreign Language category at the 90th Academy Awards, is out of the Oscars race.The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAAS) has announced that the Amit Masurkar-directed black comedy is not a part of ...
 Business Standard2 days ago
Rediff.com
Newton out of Oscar race
Amit Masurkar's black comedy didn't make it to the next round. Newton, India's official entry in the Best Foreign Language Film category at the 90th Academy Awards, is out of the Oscars race. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced that Amit Masurkar's black comedy is not part of the nine film line-up which advanced to the next round of voting. The nine films are: A Fantastic Woman (Chile); In the Fade (Germany); On Body and Soul (Hungary); Foxtrot (Israel); The Insult ...
 Rediff.com2 days ago
'Newton' screened at film fest in LA
"Newton", India's official entry for the foreign language film category at the Academy Awards 2018, premiered at the 31st American Film Institute (AFI) FEST 2017 here.The Amit Masurkar directorial, which features Rajkummar Rao, Anjali Patil, Pankaj Tripathi ...
 Prokerala1 month ago
The reason we don’t win an Oscar is because, WE DON’T WANT TO!
The mid-September period is when the Film Federation of India (FFI) selects a film that is sent to Oscars as India’s official entry. Just one film is sent and for the ones that don’t make it, their makers and fans cry foul and sometimes, it takes an ugly ...
 Bollywood Hungama2 months ago
Syria, Haiti 1st time contenders in Oscars foreign category
Syria and Haiti are the first- time entrants in the Best Foreign Language film category at the next year's Academy Awards where India's "Newton" will also compete.A total of six new entries also include Honduras, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Mozambique ...
 Business Standard2 months ago
Newton Movie Review
Newton makes the connections between simplicity and integrity and shows how this link is the basis of the electoral process. It arrives at this deduction through an uncomplicated cinematic style, and without turning the exercise into a lesson in civics. But ...
 Open Magazine2 months ago
Rediff.com
Newton at the Oscars: What happens next?
'Cinema in our country is changing rapidly. Newton is proof of that change.'Subhash K Jha speaks to Newton Director Amit Masurkar and actor Rajkummar Rao. Amit Masurkar's highly acclaimed Newton has just been selected as India's official entry for the Oscars. And Amit couldn't be happier. "It's like a windfall," he says. "We first got all those amazing reviews days before the release. Then on the day of the release we get to hear the film is going as our entry into the Oscars. What more could ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
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Newton movie review: This one absolutely deserves to be at the Oscars
It is official – Newton is India's Oscar entry. But does the movie deserve it? For a movie that does not have a single superfluous scene and is delivered as sharp as a paper cut – hell, yes. Newton deserves it. It is a movie that slaps you with a ...
 catchnews.com2 months ago
Rediff.com
Review: Newton isn't a movie of answers, but tough questions
While filled with startling insights and questions, and buoyed by terrific performances throughout, Newton suffers from a lack of end-to-end clarity.It is a near-great film, but one that for some reason doesn't express itself fully, feels Sreehari Nair. Rajkummar Rao's Nutan Kumar is small and stubborn. Inside his head, there seems to be so much electricity that it has given his hair a permanent curl. The electrical impulses multiply when he is pushed to the wall, resulting in exaggerated ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago
‘Newton’ is India’s official entry to Oscars 2018
FC Bureau City: Mumbai Hindi film “Newton”, a black comedy on the foibles of democracy, has been chosen to represent India in the Best Foreign Language category at the 90th Academy Awards next year, the Film Federation of India announced on Friday. The ...
 The Financial Chronicle2 months ago
Newton gets selected as India’s official entry to the Oscars
The second half of September is always an exciting one. After all, it’s the time when the Film Federation of India (FFI) decides which film should be the official entry of India to the Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars. And this time, it’s a Hindi ...
 Bollywood Hungama2 months ago
Mathrubhumi
'Newton' is India's official entry to Oscars 2018
Mumbai: Director Amit Masurkars political satire "Newton", starring Rajkummar Rao in the lead role, will be Indias official entry at Oscars 2018, the Film Federation of India announced today. The Hindi film was the unanimous choice of FFIs selection ...
 Mathrubhumi2 months ago
'Newton' is India's official entry for the Oscars: Rajkummar Rao
National-Award winning Rajkummar Rao's latest release "Newton" is India's official entry for Academy Awards in 2018. An excited Rajkummar on Friday took to Twitter to announce the news."Very happy to share this news that 'Newton' is India's official entry to ...
 Prokerala2 months ago
'Newton' is India's official entry to Oscars 2018
Director Amit Masurkar's political satire "Newton", starring Rajkummar Rao in the lead role, will be India's official entry at Oscars 2018, the Film Federation of India announced today.The Hindi film was the unanimous choice of FFI's selection committee, ...
 Business Standard2 months ago
'Newton' fails to make the cut at Oscars
Newton, Indias official entry in the Best Foreign Language category at the 90th Academy Awards, is out of the Oscars race. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAAS) has announced that the Amit Masurkar-directed black comedy is not a part of the ...
 Deccan Herald1 day ago
'Newton' is India's official entry for Oscars
"Newton", a Hindi film set against the backdrop of elections in the world's largest democracy, was on Friday announced as India's official entry for the the Best Foreign Language Film at the Oscars. It's team is ecstatic."Newton", directed by Amit V. Masurkar ...
 Prokerala2 months ago
'Newton' is India's official entry to Oscars 2018
Hindi film "Newton", a black comedy on the foibles of democracy, has been chosen to represent India in the Best Foreign Language category at the 90th Academy Awards next year, the Film Federation of India announced today.The movie, which released commercially ...
 Business Standard2 months ago

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