There aren’t many sports drama movies in Nepali language. That too, a typical Nepali sports movie is unheard of. This is such a unique movie by noted film director and actor – Khagendra Lamichhane. ‘Talakjung VS Tulke’ famed actor and director, Lamichhane is one of the rare intellectuals in Nepali film industry.
This movie is unique because:
– It doesn’t copies from Indian films or other foreign films.
– It is not a formula movie. A risky business.
– It is about an unique Nepali sport – Dandi Biyo game
The lead actor Khagendra Lamichhane is featured as Damaru. After studying away from home, he returns back to his village with an unique aim – to revive the traditional game of dandibiyo, a sports his father used to love and play. At that time, his father, although once a reputed dandibiyo player, had changed and tries to stop his son form focusing on the game. His father’s suggestion was to focus on Damaru’s own career.
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That led to a game between Damaru and his father. When his father defeated Damaru in the game, Damaru had to leave the village and quit dandi biyo dream. Continue reading
Nepali Movie – Chhakka Panja 2 Starring – Deepak Raj Giri, Priyanka Karki, Jitu Nepal, Kedar Ghimire, Buddhi Tamang, Barsha Raut, Gaurav Pahari, Swaroop Purush Dhakal, Swastima Khadka etc. Director – Deepa Shree Niraula
The second sequel of superhit comedy movie by Deepak Raj Giri and Deepa Shree Niraula, ‘Chhakka Panja’ was also successful. The movie features similar cast and similar story to the previous movie. The script is written by Deepak and the movie is directed by Deepa like the previous movie. The movie received a record breaking viewership on the day of its release. The movie was initially told not to be released in YouTube at all. The movie is released right before the release of their next movie ‘Chha Maya Chhapakai’ in theatre.
Nepali Movie – Changa Starring – Buddhi Tamang, Kamal Mani Nepal, Ankit Khadka etc. Director – Kishor Bhandari
The title suggests that the movie is about Dashain and kite – the Changa. Nepali movies have copyrighted music in them so sounds are removed by at places. The viewers have complained about lack of sounds in different parts of the film.
Nepali Movie – Dui Rupaya Starring – Nischal Basnet, Asif Shah, Buddhi Tamang, Menuka Pradhan etc. Director – Asim Shah
A presentation of G21 Pictures and Black Horse Pictures, the movie “DUI RUPAIYAN” gained a lot of limelight because of the popular song – ‘Kutu ma kutu’ featuring Swastima and her husband Nischal Basnet. The movie was produced by Nischal and Asif, two of the leading characters. Swastima Khadka was only featured in the super hit song.
Nepali Movie – Mr. Johely Starring – Dayahang Rai, Barsha Raut, Deeya Pun, Puskar Gurung, Buddhi Tamang Director – Ram Babu Gurung
In the last two months of its release in internet, it has gained more than 6 million views – yes, that is 60 lakh views. It is not only the views, the reviews of the viewers are also positive. One of the viewers say that it was the “best movie ever watched.” Others have also liked it.
Nepali Film – Purano Dunga Starring – Dayahang Rai, Priyanka Karki, Menuka Pradhan, Maotse Gurung etc. Director – Ram Babu Gurung
A production of Cinema Art in association with Maotse Gurung Films, this movie is about the relationship between two brothers. A social drama movie is about the lives of two brothers who own a boat. The movie by well known director Ram Babu Gurung was relatively less successful when compared to his previous movies ‘Kabaddi’ and ‘Kabaddi Kabaddi’. One of the songs of the film ‘Nira Jahile Risaune’ was very popular.
Nepali Movie – Laal Jodee Starring – Buddhi Tamang, Jyoti Kafle, Rajani KC etc. Director – Laxman Subdei
About ‘Laal Jodee’
A movie by Dilasa Creation, the movie ‘Lal Jodi’ is a presentation of Laxman Subedi. Laxman is the writer, producer and director of the movie. The movie features the music of Tanka Budhathoki, lyrics by Dinesh Subedi and Laxman Subedi, singers are Rajesh Payal Rai, Manisha Pokharel, Praladh Timilsina, Yubaraj Chaulagain, Rekha Thapa, and Jyoti Kafle. The movie features the cinematography by Rameshwor Karki, background music and choreography by Ramji Lamichhane, action by Asta Maharjan, editing and color correction by Nabin Niraula. The movie is a fun filled comedy movie. The movie was released in September of 2016. Actress Rekha Thapa had also given voice to one of the songs of the movie.
Nepali Movie – Chhakka Panja Starring – Deepak Raj Giri, Priyanka Karki, Barsha Raut, Aryan Sigdel, Kedar Ghimire, Shiva Hari Poudel, Jitu Nepal, Namrata Sapkota, Buddhi Tamang etc. Director – Deepa Shree Niraula
About ‘Chhakka Panja’
One of the most successful movies in the history of Nepali movie industry, ‘Chhakka Panja’ is the hat trick of super hit movies by the team of Deepak Raj Giri, Deepa Shree Niraula and Nirmal Sharma. The movie prior to this movie, both starting with ‘Chha’, ‘Chha Ekan Chha’ and ‘Woda Number Chha’ both were comedy movies and were successful. The movie was released online through the official channel.
The movie is the directorial debut of comedy actress Deepa Shree Niraula and one of the most successful movies directed by a female director. Continue reading
World record holder youngest director, Saugat Bista, is directing his second movie after the success of his first movie ‘Love You Baba’. The shooting of the second movie titled ‘Hairan’ has started in a garage in Sankhamul.
‘Hairan’ is a comedy movie made on a family drama. The movie features Saugat’s father Gajit Bista, Saroj Khanal, Nishma Ghimire, Satyaraj Acharya, Buddhi Tamang, Puskar Regmi, Sagar Lamsal, Arohi Sharma and others. Arohi Sharma is a new actress debuting in the movie and will be featured in the leading role. Continue reading
The sole Nepali movie to release today, on September 9, 2016, is ‘Chhaka Panja’. The movie directed by Deepa Shree Niraula also marks the debut of the comedy actress as a director. The movie made on the problem youths face while going for foreign employment is expected to follow the trend of the previous movies of the same team – ‘Woda Number 6’ and ‘Chha Ekan Chha’. Both of these hit movies of the past are available to watch here:
‘Chhaka Panja’ features Deepak Raj Giri, Jitu Nepal, Buddhi Tamang, Shivahari Poudel, Kedar Ghimire and other comedy actors. The actresses in the movie include Priyanka Karki, Barsha Raut and Namrata Sapkota. Continue reading
The shooting of the movie was inaugurated in an event held at Surya Vinayak temple in Bhaktapur on March 21. The shooting is expected to finish in a month. The movie is produced by the team that produced the previous hit movies ‘Chha Ekan Chha’ and ‘Woda Number Chha’. Although the main producers are Deepak, Deepa and Nirmal Sharma (Gaida) all the other main actors will also have certain amount of share in the movie.
Nepali Movie – Kabaddi Kabaddi Starring – Dayahang Rai, Saugat Malla, Rishma Gurung, Bijaya Baral, Buddhi Tamang etc. Director – Ram Babu Gurung
A presentation of Black Horse Pictures and a production of Cinema Arts, Nepali movie ‘Kabaddi Kabaddi’ is the sequel of hit movie ‘Kabaddi’. Like the previous part, this part is also set in Naurikot Village in Mustang – about 400km away from Kathmandu. The story of this movie is set in the time one year after the events in the first sequel. The executive producer of the movie is Nischal Basnet. Nishchal Basnet has also given voice to one of the songs in the movie. ‘Kabaddi Kabaddi’ was released on November 27 2015. Nischal Basnet and Priyanka Karki are featured in cameo roles in the movie.