Nepali Movie – Kanchhi Starring – Dayahang Rai, Shweta Khadka, Ashant Sharma, Anu Shah, Kameshor Chaurasiya, Nir Shah etc. Director – Aakash Adhikari
The comeback movie of Shweta Khadka after the untimely demise of her husband Shree Krishna Shrestha in 2014. She waited four years before she starred in another movie. In 2014, The last movie of them being featured together – film ‘Kohinoor’ was released. Shree Krishna was at the hospital at the time of the release. He had sent an audio message to the viewers of the movie that he couldn’t attend the release of the movie. It was a shocking moment for Shweta Khadka. She went into depression for a long time. It took a very lengthy treatment in Nepal and out of country before Shweta become better. The movie got a lot of viewers in the theater and was one of the successful movies of the year. The director, Aakash Adhikari had also directed the last film of Shree Krishna Shrestha, ‘Kohinoor’. The movie became a superhit movie earning a record breaking amount in theatre in 2014. ‘Kanchhi’ was released in 2017 in theatre.
Nepali Movie – Shakuntala Starring – Rajesh Hamal, Kishor Khatiwada, Anu Shah etc. Director – Deeness Shrestha
The movie is a presentation of Greenhill VFX Media by Deeness Shrestha is an unique movie featuring the superstar of Nepali film industry, Rajesh Hamal, in a woman’s role. The script of the movie is written by the director and the cinematographer Deeness Shrestha. The editors of the movie are Shahil Khan and Milan Shrestha. The music is composed by Arjun Pokhrel and the background score is prepared by Alish Karki. The songs are written by Krishna Hari Baral and Dayaram Pandey, choreography by My Call. Action is directed by Asta Maharjan. The movie is given a P/G ranking by the censor board of Nepal.
Nepali Movie – Rocky Starring – Dinesh Sharma, Rojan Rakhal, Anu Shah, Tejula Khatiwada etc. Director – Dinesh Paudel
The movie ‘Rocky’ is an action movie featuring martial arts and social drama is produced by Arjun Rai. The movie features the choreography by Krishna Achhami, cinematography of Anil Basnet, action of Ram / Janak, editing and background score by Roshan Lamichhane. Produced by Dinesh Rakhal. Script is written by the director Dinesh Poudel. Music is composed by Palan Bimali and Sawan Subba. Playback singers are Palan Bimali, Anjana Gurung, Sarita Panthi and Anju Panta.
Nepali Movie – Euta Sathi Starring – Salon Basnet, Anu Shah, Rista Basnet, Karishma Shrestha, John Tamang, Jarji Khadgi, Shisir Bhandari, Shovit Basnet, Narayan Puri, Rajani Sharma etc. Director – Laxman Subedi
About ‘Euta Sathi’
The movie ‘Euta Sathi’ is a presentation of RCS Films. The movie is the debut movie of the journalist Laxman Subedi as a film director. The movie features the music of Tanka Budhathoki, lyrics of Ramji Lamichhane, cinematography of Suman Tandukar, Ganesh Kumar Shrestha, action of Rajendra Khadgi, script of Sushil Pangeni, editing of Suraj Shrestha and produced by Kishor Rumba / Ram Chandra Khanal.
The original ‘Janmabhumi’ was the third movie by Chhabi Raj Ojha (watch all the movies of Chhabi Raj Ojha) featuring his second wife Geetanjali. The director Mohan Niraula decided to make another movie by the same name after 20 years of directing the original movie. The social drama movie has patriotic theme. Originally the movie was scheduled to release in 2015 but, because of the earthquake of the year, the release was delayed.
In addition to Nishma Ghimire, Binod Shrestha, Anu Shah and Mohan Niraula the movie also features the world Record holder 8-years-old director Saugat Bista. A full account of the journey from the original ‘Janmabhumi’ to the new ‘Janmabhumi’ is available here.
Nepali Movie – Baazigar Starring – Jiwan Luitel, Anu Shah, Sanjog Koirala etc. Director – Ranjit Rana
A presentation of Showbiz Production by Shekhar Koirala, Nepali movie ‘Baazigar’ is rated universal (U), suitable for all types of audiance. The movie released in in April of 2016, is an action movie. The cinematograher of the movie is Madan Kashyap Ghimire, choreographer is Kabiraj Gahatraj, editor is Banish Shah and produced by Shekhar Koirala.
Romantic and action packed Nepali movie ‘Dharma’ was released in 2011, featuring Manisha Koirala in lead role. ‘Dharma’ is a presentation of Aasma Films by Diperndra K Khanal. The story and dialouge of the movie is written by Yougesh Rayamajhi and the movie is produced by Dr. Dugra Pokharel.
The movie featuring the superstar of Nepali movie industry, Rajesh Hamal in a female’s role, ‘Shakuntal’ was released in theater this Friday on August 26, 2016. The movie was one of the most awaited movie of the year because of Rajesh Hamal’s a woman’s get-up. Although Hamal is featured in a female’s role, he is still featured in action role like his previous movies.
The movie shows Rajesh Hamal in action role while wearing Saree. At the time when most of the movie are not successful commercially, ’Shakuntala’ is expected to do better. The actor Rajesh Hamal howver is not in Nepal at the time of the release of the movie. He is currently in the USA. In addition to Rajesh Hamal, the movie also features Kishor Khatiwada, Anu Shah and Pradeep Dhakal. Model and actress Namrata Sapkota is featured in an item dance. The movie is directed by Dinesh Shrestha. Continue reading
Two new Nepali movies were released in theater on Friday, April 29, 2016. Both Suraj Singh Thakuri starrer ‘Junge’ and Jiwan Luitel starrer ‘Baazigar’ are action movies – one targeted to the multiplex viewers and another to the single theater viewers respectively.
The movie featuring Suraj Singh Thakuri and Richa Sharma in leading role is considered an awaited movie because of the trailer, star cast and film making style. Other notable actors in the move are Anup Baral and Dipasikha Shahi. The content and style scene in the trailer had been appreciated. Actress Richa is featured as a hot queen – in negative role. More details on ‘Junge’ the movie was posted earlier.
‘Junge’ is directed by Utkal Thapa. The cinematographer is Susan Prajapati, Subash Koirala has written the script and the dialogue is written bySS Agraj. The movie is about Junga Bahadur Rana in the present political context. There is another movie by the same name, featuring Melina Manandhar in leading role – Watch ‘Junge’ here.
Today, on Friday, March 18, 2016 two Nepali movies – ‘Bhaag Saani Bhaag’ and ‘Lakshya’ are released. the movie featuring Keki Adhikari and Sabin Shrestha had been highly promoted in various parts of the country including Pokhara, Chitwan and other cities by the lead actors Keki and Sabin.
The movie ‘Dravya’ is an action movie of Biraj Bhatt, written by Suvas Singh Basnet. The movie presented by Uddav Poudel for Royal Crown Entertainment also featured Anu Shah and Anup Bikram Shahi. Read xNepali review of ‘Dravya’ and a pre-release review of the movie. Be warned, our reviewer has told that “‘Dravya’ is not a good movie!”
On Monday, January 4, Rajesh Hamal was seen in a female appearance – wearing saree, blouse and a huge bindi on forehead. The get up was for his upcoming movie ‘Sakuntala’. Rajesh is being featured in a female’s role in the movie as the lead character of the female-oriented movie.
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Two weeks ago when the movie was announced in a press meet, Rajesh and the film team had kept Rajesh Hamal’s role in the movie. Rajesh had given a clue by saying, “Sakuntala can be anybody. A male can be Sakuntala and a female can also be Sakuntala.’
The actress Anu Shah had told that her role would be that of a journalist and she had asked the journalists in the press meet to wait till the first look or the shooting of the movie to know the truth about the leading character.
Although Rajesh Hamal has slowed down in signing new films, he hasn’t taken break yet. As the release date of his movie ‘Bagmati’ nears, Rajesh has signed to act in movie named ‘Shakuntala’. The news of the signing in of another movie at the time of the release of the movie ‘Bagmati’, on January 8 is a sign that Hamal is still active in movies.
The movie ‘Sakuntala’ is being directed by Dinesh Shrestha. The movie features actress Anu Shah opposite to Rajesh. Director Shrestha said that the movie is a female-oriented movie with action and social drama. Anu has told that her role is that of a journalist. Both Anu Shah and Rajesh Hamal didn’t reveal much about the story of the movie. Rajesh told that he has signed up because he liked the concept. All Rajesh told was that ‘Sakuntala’ can be either male or female.