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Sizzling Samachar : Unveiling Terror: Explore ‘The Blackcoat's Daughter’ by Oz Perkins; Gerard Butler and Morena Baccarin return in ‘Greenland: Migration’ sequel

Sizzling Samachar of the Day - 29th April 2024

Sizzling Samachar : Unveiling Terror: Explore ‘The Blackcoat's Daughter’ by Oz Perkins; Gerard Butler and Morena Baccarin return in ‘Greenland: Migration’ sequel

Sizzling Samachar of the Day 

Last Updated: 11.46 PM, Apr 29, 2024


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Unveiling Terror: Explore ‘The Blackcoat's Daughter’ by Oz Perkins

Oz Perkins, known for his unique approach to horror, sets a chilling tone with his debut feature, The Blackcoat's Daughter. Starring a scream queen trifecta of Lucy Boynton, Kiernan Shipka, and Emma Roberts, the film challenges genre conventions with its eerie storytelling and stellar performances. Perkins crafts a twisty thriller set in an all-female Catholic boarding school, where three young girls face the perils of isolation over winter break. With a non-linear narrative that keeps viewers in a constant state of unease, Perkins delves into themes of trauma and demonic possession. The ambiguous ending adds to the chilling atmosphere, leaving audiences questioning reality and showcasing Perkins' unique directorial style. As audiences prepare for Perkins' highly anticipated Longlegs, set to hit theatres in July, The Blackcoat's Daughter serves as a must-see introduction to his haunting cinematic universe.

Gerard Butler and Morena Baccarin return in ‘Greenland: Migration’ sequel

Get ready for the long-awaited sequel to Gerard Butler's hit film, Greenland, as filming for Greenland: Migration kicks off this week. Directed by Ric Roman Waugh, the sequel promises to delve deeper into global catastrophe and the Garrity family's quest for survival. Butler and Baccarin reprise their roles, bringing their star power back to the screen. With a heightened budget and expanded storyline exploring different cultures' responses to disaster, anticipation is high for this action-packed thriller and the sequel aims to surpass its predecessor in scale and intensity.

Shraddha Kapoor considers collaboration with rumoured beau for drama production

Shraddha Kapoor, amidst a flurry of upcoming projects, is rumoured to be exploring a new avenue in her career. Following her recent fan interaction where she hinted at diverse genre choices, including a mythological adaptation and a time-travel film, Kapoor is reportedly eyeing a drama project. What's intriguing is that she might co-produce this venture with her alleged partner, Rahul Mody. While details about the drama remain undisclosed, sources suggest Kapoor is intrigued by the central idea and contemplating partnering with Mody's production house. Mody, known for his work on Tu Jhoothi Main Makkaar, has been romantically linked with Kapoor, adding a layer of interest to their potential collaboration. With Stree 2 on the horizon, Kapoor is strategically selecting projects to maintain momentum in her career, ensuring her films generate significant buzz.

Sci-Fi Epic 'Kalki 2898 AD' starring Amitabh Bachchan, Deepika Padukone, and Prabhas set to hit theatres on June 27th

The highly anticipated sci-fi spectacle Kalki 2898 AD has revealed its release date, set to hit theatres on June 27. With a star-studded cast including Amitabh Bachchan, Deepika Padukone, and Prabhas, the film has been generating immense excitement since its announcement in 2020. Directed by Nag Ashwin, the recent teaser showcasing the lead actors has left fans intrigued about their roles, especially Amitabh Bachchan's stunning de-ageing transformation. Anil Thadani's acquisition of the North Indian theatrical rights for a whopping Rs. 100 crores further cements the film's potential as a box-office heavyweight. Set in a dystopian future, Kalki 2898 AD promises to deliver an immersive cinematic experience, with its release scheduled in multiple languages including Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada, and Hindi. As anticipation mounts, fans eagerly await the unveiling of this futuristic extravaganza on the silver screen.

Tovino Thomas shares behind-the-scenes pics as 'Identity' enters final schedule with Trisha Krishnan

In the upcoming Malayalam crime-thriller Identity, fans eagerly anticipate the unique pairing of Tovino Thomas and Trisha Krishnan, as the duo enters its final shooting schedule. Director Akhil Paul recently shared BTS photos from the set in Erode, celebrating the completion of another intense leg of filming. The recent schedule involved filming core sequences amidst challenging conditions, including fire, dust, and high temperatures. Despite the harsh environment, the team persevered through continuous night shoots and scorching daytime temperatures of 42 degrees Celsius. With this milestone, the film inches closer to completion, promising an exciting cinematic experience for audiences. Identity marks the second collaboration between Thomas and Paul after the success of Forensic in 2020 and is set to release during Onam this year.

‘Manjummel Boys’ set to thrill Hindi audiences exclusively on Disney+ Hotstar

"Prepare for an exhilarating experience as the gripping survival thriller, Manjummel Boys, based on a true story, transcends language barriers to captivate Hindi audiences exclusively on Disney+ Hotstar starting May 5. Directed by Chidambaram and featuring a stellar cast including Soubin Shahir, Sreenath Bhasi, Balu Varghese, and Ganapathi, this adrenaline-packed film immerses viewers into the perilous depths of Kodaikanal. As a group of friends faces an unprecedented challenge in a deep pit, the strength of their bond is tested against the looming dangers of the unknown. Director Chidambaram expresses his delight in bringing the film to a wider audience, aiming to resonate universally beyond linguistic boundaries. Don't miss the heart-pounding journey of Manjummel Boys exclusively on Disney+ Hotstar, offering a thrilling escape into the unknown.

Well that's all we got for this episode, until the next one it's your host Nikhil signing out.

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  • Written by Apurva Dutta

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