Hrithik Roshan eager to show ‘Agneepath’ remake to Big B
Amitabh Bachchan, the original Vijay Dinanath Chauhan, will be called for a special preview of Agneepath
If Hrithik Roshan is eagerly awaiting the release of Agneepath, he is equally keen to show the film to the original Vijay Dinanath Chauhan, Amitabh Bachchan. “I think once the film is ready for previews, he will be the first person we will call,” said Hrithik who reprises Amitabh’s role in the Agneepath remake.
The original, directed by Mukul Anand, came in 1990 and Big B had won a National Film Award for his performance in the movie. While the original Agneepath was produced by Yash Johar, the remake is being financed by the late filmmaker’s son, Karan Johar. Click here to read more
‘Sholay’ was declared a flop!
People were calling the film ‘Chholey’, reveals Anupama Chopra
When it first released all those years ago in 1975, Sholay, that now-iconic film was thought to be a total flop show. The morning after the premiere, people were calling the film ‘Chholey’ and saying that it had a cast of ‘teen maharathi aur ek chooha’ (three warriors and a mouse) and insisted that Indians did not like films like this one. Even the black marketeers were saying that the strange story was a second-rate take-off of Mera Gaon Mera Desh, which was a super-duper hit. Click here to read more