In the Nepali film award organized by Gopi Krishna Movies, the ‘Classic’ actors Namrata Shrestha and Aryan Sigdel were chosen the best actors. But, the winner of the best movie award was ‘Pashupati Prasad’. The Best director award went to Dinesh Raut, the director of ‘Classic’. The editor of ‘Classic’ Surendra Poudel also won the Best Editor award.
I wish xNepali readers a very happy new year 2073. On the new year, I am looking back on the movies released in 2072 BS. The year was a tragic because of the earthquake and huge amount of the loss of human and properties. The movie release and shooting were also affected for months because of the tragic event.
Note – This is only a list of top movies. These new movies aren’t yet available online. I will share the full movies when the producers make them available online.
10 Hit movies of 2072
Dreams – Anmol KC starrer movie produced and directed by his father Bhuwan KC was superhit movie of 2072.
Resham Filili – The movie was released twice and was successful because of the popularity of the song Jalama.
Nai Nabhannu La 4 – The fourth sequel of ‘Nai Nabhannu La’ franchise was as successful as it’s previous sequels. That is based on the response of the viewers in the last few day. The movie was released on last Friday.
Bhairav – The comeback movie of Nikhil Upreti was also his directorial debut. The movie was a huge commercial success.
This is the short version of the feature film ‘Resham Filili’. The movie by Princess Movies is based on a fake story (in contrast to many movies based on true stories). The script of the movie is written by the director Pranab Joshi. The cinematographer is Babu Shrestha, lyrics / music by Kali Prasad Baskota. The movie is produced by Madhav Wagle. The title song of the movie became an instant hit in the internet. The song is credited to the success of the comedy movie.
The lead actor of the movie in theter, ‘Resham Filili’, Vinay Shrestha performed an engagement ceremony with his girlfriend of two years, Aney Thapa. Aney, a resident of the UK had recently arrived in Nepal for the ceremony. (we wrote about the affair of Vinay and Aney earlier.)
According to report, the engagement ceremony was held last week. The marriage is scheduled to be held in Falgun. A student in UK, Aney had arrived in Nepal recently for the engagement ceremony.
This Friday, on August 28, two of the most awaited movies are releasing in theater. Actor Nikhil Upreti‘s comeback movie ‘Bhairav’ and the movie of the viral song, ‘Resham Filili’. These two movies are targeted to two different types of audience – one for action movie lovers and other for comedy movie lovers.
Nikhil Upreti’s movie ‘Bhairav’ went through a lengthy process of Censor Board and was finally granted a PG certificate two days before the release. The Board had questioned the political aspect of the movie. The movie is also the debut of Nikhil as a director.
UPDATE (November 17) – ‘Jaun Hinda Pokhara’ release date November 20 and ‘Adha Page’ date December 25 added.
Nepali year 2072 BS started on Tuesday, Baisaksh 1 (April 14, 2015). No new Nepali movies were released on the first Friday of the new year, on April 17. On the second week, April 24 new movie ‘Resham Filili’ was released and previously released film ‘Jhola’ was also re-released. On the very next day, devastating earthquake hit Nepal and and halted all the film activities for the next few months.
The earthquake was the reason behind no new film release for three months from April to July.
The popular comedy movie ‘Resham Filili’ is going to be screened in various cities in the USA. The movie is scheduled to be held in cities including Baltimore, Virgina, Washington, Texas, New York, Boston, Los Angeles, San Francesco and Colorado. The actor and producer Vinay Shrestha has already headed to USA for the shows.
The movie is scheduled to be premiered among the Nepali-Bhutani community in the USA. Vinay will also be one of the judges of the upcoming Miss Bhutan USA beauty contest. The beauty contest among the young girls of Bhutan origin in USA is being held on June 20 (read report on Miss Bhutan USA in Badmasi.com). Actress and Miss Nepal 2011, Malina Joshi, had trained the contestants and will also be the judge of the contest.
The ‘Resham Filili’ lead actor Vinay Shrestha has shared a photo with his girlfriend in his Facebook profile. The photo with the comment, “Defying my career’s demand…” has Aney Thapa tagged in it. Aney has responded by sharing the photo as her profile picture.
Vinay’s girlfriend Aney Thapa is currently studying in UK. Aney had recently visited Nepal. During her return, Vinay had gone to the airport to see her off.
The movie ‘Resham Filili,’ released on a day before the devastating earthquake of April 25, 2015 is going to re-release after four months – on August 28, 2015. The producer of the movie, Madhav Wagle has announced the new date after a month of the first release. The movie became a very awaited movie on the success of one of the songs – ‘Jalama …’ The Sukul Premier of the movie a day before the release was also appreciated by the media.
On the second day of the release, the movie show had to be halted because of the earthquake that claimed more than eight thousand lives. The movies scheduled to release on the following weeks were also canceled. The theaters remained closed for a whole month. Even after a month of closure, the viewers are still reluctant to go to the theater to watch movies. Some of the theaters are still closed for the repair of damage caused by earthquake. Continue reading
The comedy movie ‘Resham Filili’ makers have decided that it is not the time for laughter when the whole country is mourning the victims of the massive earthquake of April 26. Talking to an online magazine, the producer, Madhav Wagle, has said that the decision was made because entertainment is not a priority at the time of emergency.
The resumption of the show is not known. Wagle said that the movie show will be halted for an uncertain time in the future.
A different type of premier of comedy movie ‘Resham Filili’ was held among journalists and artists at Kumari theater in Kathmandu. Instead of the common trend of green carpet or red carpet, traditional Nepali carpet made out of hay, Sukul, was used in the ceremony and the premier was also named Sukul Primer.
After the show, the viewers had told that the comedy movie was entertaining and the role of the character, Hariya, played by Kameshwor Chaurasiya was the most appreciated artist in the movie. The movie features Vinay Shrestha and Menuka Pradhan in leading role and the roles of Karma Shakya and Kameshwor Chaurasiya is supporting.
This week’s release is interesting – a clash between the highly expected comedy movie ‘Resham Filili’ and award winner movie ‘Jhola’. The movie ‘Jhola’ was previously released, before it won Best Actress Award in SAARC Film Festival.
The movie ‘Resham Filili’ won the hearts of many by its music and catchy tune. Everybody’s favorite ‘Jalama…’ has become an instant hit and various cover versions of the song were made and shared in YouTube. For the first time in the history of Nepali movie ‘Resham Filili’ has made more than 50 percent advance booking in the multiplex theaters in Kathamndu.
The success and the failure of a movie is also determined by the success or failure of the music and soundtrack of the movie. For that reason, the film makers allocate considerable amount of resources in the music composition and the preparation of the music videos. On the occasion of the New Year 2072, we have compiled the top 5 movie songs of the year.
One of the songs of the upcoming movie ‘Resham Filili’ titled ‘Jalama …’ became a super hit song of the year. The official music video of the lyrical soundtrack is yet to be released. Various cover versions and duplicate music videos of the song are prepared all over the world. The film makers have decided not to release the official music video until the release of the movie.