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Check out the top 10 box office records created in 2015!
The year is ending soon and so, here are some of the records that Bollywood can rejoice about Click here to read more
Shaandaar box office collections: The Alia Bhatt-Shahid Kapoor destination wedding slumps further, earns Rs 37.76 cr in 6 days!
The film that was touted to equate its box office income with the name, has fallen flat miserably…
Shahid Kapoor and Alia Bhatt’s Shaandaar received a thunderous response on its opening day.Though the critics had reservations about the film, its first day collection silenced many. Click here to read more
Shaandaar box office collections: The Alia Bhatt-Shahid Kapoor film continues to disappoint, earns only Rs 2.50 cr on first Monday!
The drop in collection continues for the film…
Shaandaar was made with a belief that it will give a similar outcome. Hence, a dashing jodi of Alia Bhatt and Shahid Kapoor were added to the mix and was promoted as a Hindi film that broaches the topic of destination wedding. Click here to read more
Shaandaar box office collection: The Shahid Kapoor and Alia Bhatt film off to a fantastic start, earns Rs. 13.1 cr on the first day!
The day 1 collection of the film has been stupendous and is poised to earn some more…
A long weekend, a holiday, a glittering film and two good looking actors, Shaandaar had all the trapping of being a money-making film. But critics didn’t really have kind words for the film and we don’t blame them. Click here to read more
Singh Is Bliing box office collections: Akshay Kumar’s film witnesses a drop in collection, earns 6.56 crore on Tuesday!
Although the total is impressive, the film is constantly seeing a fall in footfalls…
Akshay Kumar’s Singh is Bliing made a lot of records for the film and the actor in question. With 20.67 crore on its first day, the film became the highest opener for the actor ever. Click here to read more
Katti Batti box office collection: The Kangana Ranaut-Imran Khan starrer makes 16.27 crore over the weekend!
The film failed to create any magic over the weekend…
Katti Batti could have been that one urban legend which people can see over and over again, something that happened with I Hate Luv Storys. Imran Khan and Sonam Kapoor’s love and hate relationship was adorably accurate. Click here to read more
New Year predictions: Shahrukh Khan, Salman Khan, Hrithik Roshan, Aamir Khan – Who will rule 2013?
Astro-numerologist Bhavikk Sangghvi predicts what the new year looks like for the leading men of B-town, on both personal and professional fronts
Will 2013 be as controversial as 2012 (case in point: the link-up with Priyanka Chopra, slap-gate episode with Shirish Kunder and the Wankhede incident) for Shahrukh Khan? Will Akshay Kumar, who had a mixed year (with hits like OMG! Oh My God! and Housefull 2 and a debacle like Joker), have a more consistent new year? Will Salman Khan’s golden run at the box office continue next year and will it rub off on his personal life as well? Will Aamir Khan succeed in his first negative character in Dhoom 3? Will Ranbir Kapoor continue dating Katrina Kaif or will he find new love in 2013?
In this new year special, let’s find the answers to these and many more questions by taking a peek into the future of our top Bollywood stars. Click here to read more
Diwali special: Shahrukh Khan, Ajay Devgn, Katrina Kaif or Sunny Leone – who is the biggest pataka?
BollywoodLife hunts for crackers that made the biggest blasts in B-town this year
While the likes of Sherlyn Chopra and Sunny Leone were the atom bombs that shed their inhibitions – and clothes – this year, stars like Ranbir Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra had a blast at the box office. And while Katrina Kaif and Salman Khan Click here to read more
AGNEEPATH box office report: Hrithik Roshan beats SRK
Agneepath crosses RA.One’s record by a big margin and achieves the biggest opening weekend record
The year has begun on a great note for B-town as its first big release, Agneepath has managed to break all records at the box office. The film has earned approximately Rs 65 crore in its opening weekend (first three full days – Thursday, Friday and Saturday – are considered the opening weekend), surpassing the record previously set by Shahrukh Khan’s Ra.One at Rs 52.93 crore. Click here to read more
‘Agent Vinod’ gets an average opening at the box office
Saif Ali Khan’s ambitious production may not set the cash registers ringing but might recover its investment
Agent Vinod was a much anticipated film and Saif Ali Khan had left no stone unturned in promoting the film. But despite all the effort, this spy thriller hasn’t managed to get a great opening. According to early estimates the film has made around Rs 9 crore on the first day, which is just about average considering it was a holiday in Maharastra (padwa) and a long weekend. Click here to read more
Ashvin Kumar: Bollywood’s system has obviously failed
The Little Terrorist director, who is back with a thriller in the form of The Forest, speaks about making inroads into mainstream Bollywood and what keeps him going despite the faulty distribution system
It has been six years since the Little Terrorist was nominated for the Academy Awards, but director Ashvin Kumar is still waiting to see his feature film The Forest hit the screens. His baby has been lying in the cans for five years now. “The Forest was complete and ready to release five years ago. We had a distribution deal with a production company in place. But at some point they just stopped taking my calls. We had everything – high production values, thrilling content and decent actors,” he says.
PVR has finally decided to back the film which stars Nandana Sen, Javed Jaffry and Ankur Vikal and release it as a part of an initiative called Director’s Rare. Slated to hit the screens in the month of May, The Forest is a thriller where a husband and lover lock horns over a woman against the backdrop of a forest and a man-eating leopard. Click here to read more
‘Mere Brother Ki Dulhan’ gets a good opening!
After the blockbuster success of Bodyguard and Singham, Mere Brother Ki Dulhan earns some profits too
It looks like 2011 is going to be one of Bollywood’s better years at the box office. Despite unflattering reviews and lack of star power to guarantee a blasting opening Yash Raj Films’ Mere Brother Ki Dulhan has managed to collect Rs 26 crore in its opening weekend. this after the blockbuster success of Bodyguard and Singham. Being a solo release has worked to its advantage. Even though, the film did not have much to offer, the audiences had no other film to watch. Click here to read more
Business is great this July at the Bollywood BO!
For the first time in the history of the Hindi film industry, July has been a blockbuster month
The industry would never have expected that the rainy month of July would end the drought at the BO. But this is exactly what has happened. It’s generally the Diwali and Christmas seasons that are known to bring big bucks to producers and theatre owners. July, on the other hand, is considered a low business time, when children get back to school and rains play spoilsport. This time around though, according to trade reports, net collections in the month of July are over Rs 210 crore. Click here to read more