Friday, December 03, 2021



Manto movie review: The Nawazuddin Siddiqui starrer leaves you wanting more

September 26, 2018 10:13 am

Manto movie review: There is a gap, a curious distance, between the vision and the execution, and much of the film, including Nawazuddin Siddiqui, resides in it.

Nawazuddin Siddiqui excited to play Manto

May 20, 2016 5:01 pm

Nawazuddin Siddiqui is excited to bring the life of Sadat Hassan Manto alive on the silver screen.

Saadat Hasan Manto's fight for freedom of expression relevant today: Nandita Das

February 13, 2016 8:04 pm

Nandita Das is making a film on the life of famous writer Saadat Hasan Manto.

'Manto', 'Piku' to open Jaipur Film Festival

December 30, 2015 4:45 pm

Pakistani biographical film 'Manto', Amitabh Bachchan-starrer 'Piku' have been announced as the opening films at the upcoming Jaipur International Film Festival (JIFF), 2016.

'Manto' very much relevant today: Pakistani artistes

November 16, 2015 9:26 am

Pakistani director-actor Sarmad Sultan Khoosat and his 'Manto' co-star Nimra Bucha believe the movie on Pakistani writer Saadat Hasan Manto's troubled life is very much relevant in today's world.


Nawazuddin Siddiqui Charged Only Rs 1 for Manto

June 18, 2020 2:36 pm

Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Nandita Das and Rasika Dugal talk about Manto, which is a biopic on writer Saadat Hasan Manto. The movie also stars Rishi Kapoor, Javed Akhtar, Ranvir Shorey, Divya Dutta, Paresh Rawal and Gurdas Maan among others.

Manto: Audience Review

June 18, 2020 2:36 pm

Nandita Das gets back to direction with Manto with Nawazuddin Siddiqui playing the role of writer Saadat Hasan Manto. The film also stars Rasika Duggal as Manto's onscreen wife Safia. Here's what the audience said after watching it.