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SRK delivers another RaOne in Chennai Express

Verdict is out SRK once again insults Tamils after Ra.One. Does he have a personal grudge against Tamils? Why has he crossed the boundaries without one bit of sensitivity? He should apologize to all South Indians and Rajni sir for that cheapest lungi dance.

How YJHD has totally owned DDLJ

DDLJ is running in Maratha Mandir in Mumbai and average ticket rates are Rs. 20 YJHD is running in other theatres in Mumbai and average ticket rates are Rs. 200, at places much more Despite the huge difference in ticket rates, more people are seeing YJHD, while DDLJ at dirt cheap rate of Rs. 20

Award-winning film critic Roger Ebert passes away

Roger Ebert, the first film critic to win a Pulitzer Prize, passed away on April 4. The film critic, 70, who just two days ago announced in a blog post that he was taking a break from his main job, succumbed to cancer, reported the Chicago Sun-Times, the US newspaper that employed him for more than

Hasn’t India loved you, Shah Rukh Khan?

Shah Rukh Khan…the boy-next-door from the national capital who moved to Mumbai a couple of decades ago is now a world renowned superstar. He is a brand in himself and worth crores of rupees. Lovingly addressed as ‘King Khan’, the man has made a million hearts skip a beat and has risen to the stature

Shah Rukh Khan a victim? Nonsense

In a first person account for Outlook Turning Points magazine, which is published in association with The New York Times newspaper, superstar Shah Rukh Khan gives his fans an insight into the life for a Muslim in the post-9/11 world. In this account, Shah Rukh Khan speaks about how he became an “inadvertent object of

King of Victimhood: Shah Rukh Khan bites the hand that fed him

Of Punjabi bhangra-pop artist Daler Mehendi, it was famously said that he built an entire entertainment career on the strength of just five nifty dance moves. Much the same can be said of actor Shah Rukh Khan. A man of at best middling histrionic capabilities, he has fashioned a far more phenomenally successful career on

Dabangg 2 Struggling To Reach 150 Crore

Friday 18th January 2012 11.30 IST Boxofficeindia.Com Trade Network Dabanng 2 after two big weeks is now struggling to get to 150 crore nett.The film dropped in the third week while the fourth week saw a huge drop with collections likely to come in the 2 crore nett range. The collections of the film have

Dabangg 2 Has Excellent First Week

Dabangg 2 had an excellent first week as it collected around the 99 crore nett range. It is the third highest first week collection (7 days) of all time behind Ek Tha Tiger and Bodyguard. The collections did drop a bit on Thursday as it a collected in the 6-6.25 crore nett range. It was

Dabangg 2 Has 7.75 Crore Wednesday

Dabangg 2 grossed around 7.75 crore nett on Wednesday which is an excellent number for Wednesday. If we compare the normal seven day releases the figure is the best ever for a Wednesday. Three Idiots had grossed around 7.50 crore nett and Dabangg around 7 crore nett. The fisrt week will gross around 100 crore

Is Dabangg 2 missing the Id factor?

The first two days collection from Dabangg 2 of 35 cr (BOI) although very good and record breaking for non holiday, still is a tad below expectations. Come to think of it, ETT – which I thought was an ordinary movie, sustained very well to reach 186 cr. That makes me wonder, Is Dabangg 2

Dabangg 2 Second Day Business

Sundday 23rd December 2012 09.00 IST Boxofficeindia.Com Trade Network Dabangg 2 dropped on Saturday as it collected in the 16 crore nett range as per early estimates. The single screen drop was expected as collections were extremely strong on day one but surprisingly multiplexes failed to show growth on Saturday. Some multiplexes showed similar business

Khiladi 786 Steady But Low On Monday

Khiladi 786 Steady But Low On Monday Tuesday 10th December 2012 10.30 IST Boxofficeindia.Com Trade Network Khiladi 786 had a low Monday of around 4.75-5 crore nett but collections were steady as compared to Friday The collections are around 45% lower than Friday which is better than normal for a Monday but the film had

‘Khiladi 786′ disappoints, ‘Talaash’ strong!

CATEGORIES : B.O Overseas-December 11, 2012 ‘Khiladi 786′ disappoints, ‘Talaash’ strong! By Taran Adarsh,(For Reported Centres only) KHILADI 786 has emerged a big disappointment in key markets. The film has under-performed in U.K., U.S.A., Australia and New Zealand, despite a catchy title, hit musical score and Akshay Kumar’s popularity with the diaspora … TALAASH was

Rangan Baradwaj reviews Talaash

“I walked out of Talaash not so much exhilarated as thoroughly engaged, but (spoilers ahead) films like these have their own afterlife, inviting us to think back on how it all fits” – RB on Talaash (Cannot copy paste entire article due to copyrights)