Top Ten Performing Bollywood Films of 2012

So, we are into last few hours of 2012. Time has passed so fast this year, that we got little time to rethink on the passing good hindi movies of the year 2012. Though we are not critics based portal and anywhere in business of film awards, but as like last year, one to put up some films which left there mark in 2012.

There are a slot of films which did fantastically at the box office and critically acclaimed also. So, choosing Top Ten Performing Bollywood Movies of the year is near about impossible task for us. We had fights and arguments in our team and therefore before starting the Top Ten List, lets give special thanks to these films which just missed out on Top Ten List.

Nominations for Zee Cine Awards 2013

Best Film
Agneepath
Barfi!
English Vinglish
Kahaani
Paan Singh Tomar

Best Actor
Irrfan Khan – Paan Singh Tomar
Hrithik Roshan – Agneepath
Ranbir Kapoor – Barfi!
Shahrukh Khan – Jab Tak Hai Jaan
Salman Khan – Dabangg 2

Best Actress
Deepika Padukone – Cocktail
Kareena Kapoor – Talaash
Priyanka Chopra – Barfi!
Sridevi – English Vinglish
Vidya Balan – Kahaani

Song of the Year
Chikni Chameli – Agneepath
Pungi Baja Kar – Agent Vinod
Tum Hi Ho Bandhu – Cocktail
Chinta Ta Ta – Rowdy Rathore
Radha – Student of the Year

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Biggest Bollywood Grossers of 2012: Top 15 Analysis

It’s here finally, the TOP 15 Grossers of 2012! The table below illustrates the total net collections of films (all figures from Boxofficeindia) and their final verdicts.

With the multiplex culture expanding exponentially over the last couple of years, we’ve also included two parameters which hold maximum importance while judging the fate of a movie at ticket window:

1. Release Date [Holiday/ Non-Holiday]

2. Number of screens the film was exhibited at. [This is an approximate figure. Actual may vary by +/-100 screens]. Continue reading

Arshad Warsi joins Aamir Khan in Rajkumar Hirani’s next film

Arshad Warsi gets third time lucky. The actor, most famous for his portrayal of Circuit, Sanjay Dutt’s sidekick in the Munnabhai films helmed by Rajkumar Hirani, has been confirmed for his third film with the director.

He joins Aamir Khan, Anushka Sharma and Sushant Singh Rajput in the filmmaker’s next, P.K., the shooting for which is scheduled to start early February next year.

Before Sushant and Arshad were signed on, R Madhavan and Sharman Joshi were said to be cast in the film. According to a source, “Arshad is playing an interesting role in the film. It is meant to be an entertainer, and Arshad is the best actor to play such a character.” The movie is said to be a satire on God and godmen.

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I am sorry that I am a man: Shahrukh Khan

“I am so sorry that I am a part of this society and culture”, and “I am so sorry that I am a man”, Bollywood superstar Shahrukh Khan said on Saturday following the death of a 23-year-old trainee physiotherapist who was brutally gang-raped and tortured in the national capital.

“(1) We couldn’t save you but what a big voice you have, you brave little girl. That voice is telling us that rape is not an aberration, not a mistake,” Shahrukh Khan tweeted.

“(2) Rape embodies sexuality as our culture and society has defined it. I am so sorry that I am a part of this society and culture.

“(3) I am so sorry that I am a man. I promise I will fight with your voice. I will respect women so that I gain my daughter’s respect,” added Shahrukh Khan, father to two children – son Aryan, 15, and daughter Suhana, 12. Continue reading