Nepali Movie – Jaya Shambhu Starring – Anoop Bikram Shahi, Barsha Siwakoti, Prashant Tamrakar etc. Director – Rupesh Tamang (Thing)
A presentation of Dinesh Shahi for Juna Films & Asia Entertainment Banner this movie features Anoop Bikram Shahi, Barsha Siwakoti, Prashant Tamrakar with Roshan Maharjan and Karuna Panday in main roles.
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 – Jhelee Starring – Surabina Karki, Dipasha BC, Anil Thapa, Askar Sharma etc. Director – Kamal Dahal
A presentation of Amar Ratna Production, Nepali film ‘Jhelee’ by Bheshman Shrestha. The film features the music of Suryakiran Lama, choreography of Kabiraj Gahatraj / Saiman, story of Shesman Shrestha, script / dialogue of Sushil / Prakash, editing of Roshan Lamichhane, cinematography of Sabnamm Mukhiya and produced jointly by Ratna Maya Shrestha / Ram Prasad Maharjan / Sundar Bahadur Khatri.
Nepali Film – Jaalo Starring – Nir Shah, Menuka Pradhan, Muna Gauchan, Raymond Das Shrestha, Mohit Munal etc. Director – Aaraj Khesav
This movie is unique in the way it is produced – the movie is shot in one shot – without stopping the camera from start to the end. The suspense thriller film is woven around a wealthy businessman who falls victim to a conspiracy. The film shows how the police try to help the businessman to get out of the plot. The attempt to book the criminal and everything in the film is short in a single shot.
The film “JAALO” is the Guinness world record holder commercial movie – the longest one-shot movie and also the record holder of two movies filmed in one single continuous shot. The film starts on a fine sunny day when a phone rings in Bhupendra Shamsher JBR (Nir Shah)’s house and gets some threatening call.
Nepali Film – Jhumkee Starring – Dayahang Rai, Rishma Gurung, Malina Joshi, Manoj RC etc. Director – Apil Bista
The movie is a presentation of Apil Bista Films. The script of the film is written by the writer of superhit films ‘Kabaddi’ and ‘Kabaddi’, the movie was expected to be similarly successful. But, it wasn’t as successful as expected. In YouTube, the film is getting a lot of viewers and is ranked the top in trending list. The movie was released on September 23, 2016 (read release news). The movie also features the lead actors of ‘Kabaddi’ and its sequel – Dayahang and Rishma Gurung. The director of the film is an well known film producer – Apil Bista had previously produced movies like ‘Dashdhunga’ and ‘Ritu’. He is also a graduate of film school.
Nepali Movie – Jaljala Starring – Rekha Thapa, Aayush Rijal, Basundhara Bhusal etc. Director – Shivaji Lamichane
The movie ‘Jaljala’ is about the Maoist civil war and is a presentation of The Revolutionary Cine Concern. It is sponsored by Maoists and the story of the Maoist war in Nepal and a fighter named Jaljala was made into a movie to justify the civil war. The leading actress Rekha Thapa featured as the leading lady in the movie became close to the Maoist leaders while doing the film. She later joined the party. But, her political journey was cut short when she left the party to join Rastriya Prajatantra Party. During the election, Rekha and Ayush were also featured in a political song used for the promotion of the party candidates.
The Maoist leader Nandakishor Pun (Pasang) is named the person behind the movie. The guest artists in the movie are Ganesh Bhandari, Maila Lama, Hari Siwakoti, Purushottam Dhungel and Deepesh Pun. The official producer of the movie is Kashiram Bhusal, action direction by Rajendra Khadgi, art direction by Gopal Bhutani, background score by Manoj Rajbhandari, editing by Milan Shrestha, script / dialogue by Maunata Shrestha, choreography by Kabiraj Gahatraj, cinematography by Bishnu Kalpit and music by Chetan Sapkota. The story of the movie is written by the director Shivaji Lamichane. The movie was released on January 11, 2012.
Nisha Adhikari marriage special, the comeback movie of Biraj Bhatta. Nepali movie – Jaya Parshuram Starring – Biraj Bhatta, Robin Tamang, Nisha Adhikari etc. Director – Rose Rana
About ‘Jaya Parshuram’
The movie is a presentation of Raydansh Cine Art by Rose RAna. The movie was released on August 12, amongst controversy and court orders. The script of the movie is written by Mauntaa Shrestha, action by NB Maharjan, cinematography by Rameshwor Karki, music by Mahesh Khadka, editor is Subash Devkota,choreography by Basanta Shrestha and Ramji Lamichhane, backgraound score by Iman Shah
Nepali Movie – Jism Starring – Archana Paneru, Surendra Budhathoki, Subhekshya Thapa etc. Director – Raju Giri
A movie made under Raju Giri Production, the movie ‘Jism’ is the first movie the controversial actress Archana Paneru signed. The debut movie of Archana however became another movie titled ‘Chhesko’ as the movie was released before ‘Jism’. Both ‘Chhesko’ and ‘Jism’ flopped.
The director signed in Archana after she became popular after she wanted to become a model like Sunny Leone. The movie was named ‘Jism’, to indicate that it was similar to Sunny Leone’s Bollywood debut. But, by the time of the release of the movie the relation between the actress and the director turned sour and she didn’t participate in the promotion of the movie. The movie features the cinematography of Rameshowr Karki, editing by Mitra Dev Gurung and music by Yogesh Kaji.
Star Cast of ‘Jism’
The movie features new actors – Archana and Surendra Budhathoki in leading roles. The director Raju Giri is known for being the director whose relationship with the actresses turns sour as the movie nears the completion. The history repeated in ‘Jism’ and Archana didn’t show up in the dubbing. He had to use somebody else’s voice in the moive. Archana didn’t promote the movie and even told that it wasn’t her movie at all. She threatened to complain the Raju Giri and the production to block the release of the movie.
The only attraction of the movie was the popularity of Archana. But, by the time of the release her popularity has diminished to a very low point. She was found to lack acting and dancing skills. The movie features Surendra Budhathoki, a debut actor, opposite to Archana Paneru.
After the failure of ‘Jism’ and ‘Chhesko’, released one year ago (release news of ‘Jism’) Archana hasn’t signed in any more movies. She has started a dance bar in Kathmandu in partnership with her mother and a friend.
Poster of ‘Jism’
Archana Paneru controversy
The arrest in Pokhara :
And now she is dancing in a dance bar:
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 – Jyan Ko Baazi Starring – Ajju Lama, Rahul KC, Suman Lama, Suman Rana Magar, Laxmi Lama, Laxmi Luitel, Karan Crazy etc. Director – Raju Lama
About ‘Jyan Ko Baazi’
A presentation of Raju Lama, for Liza Laxmi Movies banner, ‘Jyan Ko Baazi’ is an action movie. The movie features lyrics by Lalita Kuwnwar, music by Deepak Raman, story by Raju Lama, script and dialogue by Laxmi Khadka, action by Kumar Shrestha, choreography by Gobinda Rai, cinematography by Saroj Maharjan, editing by Roshan Lamichhane, producer is Laxmi Khadka.
Nepali Movie – Jyoti Starring – Sitaram Kattel, Kunjana Ghimire, Surbir Pandit, Kamal Mainali, Yaman Shrestha, Januka Poudel KC, Deepak Acharya, Suresh Thapa, Bishnu Budhathoki etc. Director – Dhurmus Suntali
A social awareness comedy movie ‘Jyoti’ is made for the Government of Nepal in support of UNICEF Nepal. The child-friendly movie, features the camera of Gokul Adhikari, editing of Babin Bhatt, writing by Deepak Acharya who is also the chief assistant director.
Nepali movie ‘Junge’ is a presentation of Ideas & Images and Avana Productions in association with Ashok Gautam Films. The action movie is produced jointly by the director Utkal Thapa with cinematographer Sushan Prajapati. The screenplay of the movie is written by MS Agraj and Subash Koirala. The editor is Ujjawal Dhakal, music composer is Almoda Upreti, lyrics by Manas Raj, background scroe by Iman Bikram Shah, choreography by Rajendra Rajbahak, and action by Samrat Basnet.