Chintan A. Panchamia
ENTERTAINMENT, ENTERTAINMENT, ENTERTAINMENT!
X (1960),’The Biggest Indian Film
ever’, was a trilingual – with all scenes
shot thrice in Hindi, Tamil and English.
When the Tamil version flopped
miserably, the English version never
X’s song Y from ‘Do Aankhen Barah
Haath’ (1957) which was an original
composition of Vasant Desai, was
adopted by a Pakistani school as their
morning anthem. Y is considered as
patriotic song today.
Once the Guiness Book of World Records listed X
as having sung the most number of songs in the
world. Not satisfied with this fact, Y wrote to
Guiness mentioning that he started earlier than X
and must have sung more.
When the dispute was resolved in 1989,
surprisingly Z was declared the winner :7500 songs.
ID X,Y Z
X- Lata Mangeshkar
Y – Mohammed Rafi
Z – Asha Bhosle
Actor, Ravi Kapoor’s first film in
Bollywood, was ‘Navrang’ (1959),
where he didn’t feature in the film, but
played the lead actress’s body double.
What’s his stage name?
X theatres across Maharashtra will soon have a new
version of National Anthem that is developed by
crowdsourcing. The initiative „My Nation My Anthem‟
was launched by Y on 26 January to commemorate
India‟s Republic Day. .
The initiative that gave an opportunity to budding
talents was re-launched during the revamp of the
Fame multiplex in Andheri, Mumbai. After the relaunch of the anthem, the dais was used to award the
winners who were chosen from among 500
interpretations of the Jana Gana Mana,
In the film ‘Y’, X wore over 130
different dresses provided from top
designers from all over the world. It
has been reported that her wardrobe
for the film was one of the most
expensive out of all the Bollywood
movies ever created.
Identify X and Y
This film takes its title from one of Kabir‟s Dohes.
“Pothi pad pad jag moha,so pandit bhaya na
koye”,____ _____ ____ ___pade , so pandit hoye.
The sub title- “Love is the only inspiration and
without love life is meaningless”
Find the movie/blanks.
This is the first time the lead pair of this movie
came together. Name them?
X was established in the year 1975 as small shop in
the market of Lamington Road. In 1975, the Taurani
brothers traded in LP's (Long Playing Phonograph
Records) for three of the biggest companies in India
- HMV (now Saregama), Music India (now Universal
Music Group) & CBS (now Sony Music). In 1990, X set
up its first manufacturing facility at Palghar, Thane.
It has the highest number of gold and platinum
discs to their credit in comparison with any other
record label in India.
X was Y’s debut movie, which added
to the Guinness Book of World
Records 2002 edition for winning the
most number of awards for a movie.
The movie won a total of 92 awards. X
is a superstar today.
Identify X and Y
LET‟S SEE WHAT YOU LIKE TO WATCH!
This actor portrays one of the most loved
characters on television. He was famous as a
child artist(is still famous) and has won
several emmy awards both then and now. He
plays a magician on the show, is one in real
life as well. In fact, is the president of the
Hollywood Magic Castle.
Identify the man.
Katie was a more cynical, hard-drinking,
streetwise girl who worked at a makeup
salon. She was played by Amanda
Walsh. But, the pilot in which she
starred, went unaired, and she was
replaced by a slightly milder version.
Who now also gets dinner and WiFi for
Identify this character and the TV series.
Quahog was founded by Peterson, who had been exiled to
America by King Stewart III. The king later gave Peterson control
over Quahog after Peterson beat him in a talent show. A myth was
later created that said that Quahog was founded by Miles
"Chatterbox" Musket with the assistance of a magical talking
Several times every episode, the actual Providence skyline can be
seen in the distance. The three buildings that are depicted are One
Financial Plaza, 50 Kennedy Plaza, and the Bank of America Tower.
This ordering of buildings and the angle at which they are viewed
indicates that Quahog is primarily west of downtown Providence.
Five chosen ones are tasked with defending the Earth
from the greatest of disasters
They use transportation (usually a flying machine
called a Geo-Cruiser) based on solar power to avoid
causing pollution themselves.
In situations that they cannot resolve alone, they
combine their powers to summon X
Despite his vulnerability to pollution, X is a formidable
and valiant hero.
X and Y are two of the lead characters on
this famous sitcom Z, where Y is
academically much superior to X but is
inversely proportional to X as far as physical
beauty is concerned. On the show, X and Y
are dating. However during the initial run of
Z, The stars playing X and Y, secretly dated
off-screen for 2 years.
Identify X, Y, Z.
X and Y, who are writers of this show
Z, are also a part of a band. Well, the
same band that has composed the
main theme for Z.
Identify X, Y, Z.
Carter Bays, Craig Thomas.
How I Met Your Mother.
A Southern colloquialism in the United
States which means, when someone
who has taken a turn off the path of the
straight and narrow, when they've gone
wrong. And that could be for that day or
for a lifetime. This phrase is now the title
for one of the most loved TV series.
What is the name of this show?
X is one of the main characters on Y. He
is an orphan. He is a consummate in
various disjoint fields. He is a
‘sentimentalist’ as referred to on the
show. He calls himself X, because it is
sort a of nickname for the musical
genius, he has named his teddy bear
Identify X and Y.
This personality is considered to be the epitome of
complex and mature story writing. He has studied
literature and is a citizen of both US and UK. He
avoids using CGI in his movies. He idolizes
Stanley Kubrick and Ridley Scott. He is colourblind to red and green. He is a hardcore James
Bond fan. He prefers 2D over 3D. He practically
raised money at the Hong Kong film festival after
the filming of his entry, to fund his next. Sadly, He
has never been nominated for an Academy Award
Identify this personality.
This actor who usually plays the role of a dumb
muscle/bodyguard/soldier in movies, is actually a
genius in chemical engineering from Royal Inst. Of
Technology, Sweden. He also received a Fulbright
Scholarship to MIT, Boston in the same
department. In one of the movies he acted in, with
Stallone, The latter even refers to him with his reallife qualifications. He was the main antagonist in
Universal Soldier against Jean-Claude Van
He worked with Stallone in Rocky IV as well.
Who is he?
First tennis star to feature on
X (born 7 February 1964 in Mumbai) is an author and
former journalist. His writing spans crime thrillers, essays,
literary criticism, fiction and mythological retellings.The
author of several well-received novels including a
trilogy billed as "India's first crime novels in English“
His Epic India Library is an attempt to retell all the myths,
legends and itihasa of the Indian sub-continent in one
massive story cycle comprising over 70 volumes, "an
epic library of India". He is frequently nominated and
shortlisted as one of India's top thinkers and celebrities.
From Ignorance lead me to truth
From darkness lead me to light
From death lead me to immortality
-Brhadaranyaka Upanishad, 1.3.28
Which movie has this been most popularly used?
Credit Sequence of matrix
X was appointed Commandeur de l'Ordre des Arts et
des Lettres of France in January 1999. In June
2007, Queen Elizabeth II knighted him for his services to
literature. In 2008, The Times ranked him thirteenth on
its list of the fifty greatest British writers since 1945.
Since 2000, X has lived in the United States, where he
has worked at Emory University and was elected to
the American Academy of Arts and Letters. In 2012, he
published Joseph Anton: A Memoir, an account of his
life in the wake of the controversy over one of his