Box Office – Low Monday for Bollywood

Box Office – Low Monday for Bollywood =============================================== By Joginder Tuteja It was a low Monday for Bollywood as just around 4 crore came in from the theatrical Box Office. Considering the fact that a day’s capacity via ticket sales is in the excess of 40 crore, numbers like these indicate just around 10% theatrical…

Box Office – Rustom set to go past Akshay Kumar’s own Airlift

Box Office – Rustom set to go past Akshay Kumar’s own Airlift ==== By Joginder Tuteja As for the makers of Rustom, there are continued celebrations already and now it is time to track more records. The film gathered 5.27 crore more in its third weekend, as a result of which the overall collections are…

Box Office – Happy Bhag Jayegi is keeping it’s date with the youth

Box Office – Happy Bhag Jayegi is keeping it’s date with the youth ======================================   By Joginder Tuteja Happy Bhag Jayegi is keeping its date with the youth though. A kind of film which would have perhaps done even better had it been planned for Valentine’s Day arrival, the Diana Penty starrer managed to accumulate…

Box Office – A Flying Jatt grows over the weekend

Box Office – A Flying Jatt grows over the weekend =========================================   By Joginder Tuteja   Over the weekend gone by, A Flying Jatt collected almost double of the other two Hindi films in the running – Happy Bhag Jayegi and Rustom. That said, former is in its second week and latter is in the…

Box Office – Happy Bhag Jayegi is the first romcom in 2016 to do well

Box Office – Happy Bhag Jayegi is the first romcom in 2016 to do well ============================================== By Joginder Tuteja Happy Bhag Jayegi is unwilling to give up. With the word of mouth in the positive direction, audiences are slowly but steadily waking up to the humor quotient that the Mudassar Aziz directed film carried. With the…

Box Office – A Flying Jatt is aiming for a 30 crore extended weekend

Box Office – A Flying Jatt is aiming for a 30 crore extended weekend ============================================== By Joginder Tuteja Back in 2014, Tiger Shroff’s debut film Heropanti had collected 21.33 crore over the weekend. The Sabbir Khan directed film had managed to find good appreciation and eventually touched the 50 crore mark. Circa 2016, and Tiger Shroff’s…

Box Office – Mohenjo Daro is out of most theaters in 2 weeks

Box Office – Mohenjo Daro is out of most theaters in 2 weeks By Joginder Tuteja Mohenjo Daro is now out of theaters in two weeks flat. With just 7 crore* coming in the second week and a total of 58 crore* so far, it is curtains for the Hrithik Roshan and Ashutosh Gowariker film…

Box Office – Akshay Kumar’s Rustom is a clean Superhit

Box Office – Akshay Kumar’s Rustom is a clean Superhit ============================================== By Joginder Tuteja Rustom has collected 26.11 crore in its second week. Now if one compares it with the other releases of the year, these numbers are in fact in the Top-20 Week One of 2016, which says a lot: [All Week One collections]…

Box Office – Diana’s Happy Bhag Jayegi is sustaining well in theaters

Box Office – Diana’s Happy Bhag Jayegi is sustaining well in theaters ================================================================ By Joginder Tuteja Happy Bhag Jayegi is fighting it out at the Box Office. Unlike many other medium/small budget films that have just not managed to breathe easy, the Mudassar Aziz film is at least trying its best to hang on well….

Kids warm up to Tiger Shroff’s A Flying Jatt

Kids warm up to Tiger Shroff’s A Flying Jatt ======================================== A Flying Jatt has done what it was set out for. Released a day earlier on the partial holiday of Janamashtmi, the idea was to get the right buzz floating before the weekend ensued. With Saturday and Sunday are yet to follow, this Remo D’Souza…

Box Office – Akshay Kumar’s Rustom is steady

Box Office – Akshay Kumar’s Rustom is steady ============================= By Joginder Tuteja Rustom saw some push in collections on Wednesday. The film has brought in over 6 crore* during the weekdays and has been better than Happy Bhaag Jayegi even in its second week. Currently standing at 114 crore*, the Akshay Kumar starrer is a…

Amitabh Bachchan amongst 10 National Award winners who have come together for PINK

Amitabh Bachchan amongst 10 National Award winners who have come together for PINK Picture caption Standing left to Right: Dipankar Jojo, Nihar Ranjan Samal, Shoojit Sircar, Bishwadeep Chatterjee, Sinoy Joseph, Sitting: Left to Right: Avik Mukhopadhayay, Shantanu Moitra, Amitabh Bachchan, Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury, Ronnie Lahiri Shoojit Sircar’s PINK has overwhelmingly evoked stirring conversations and debates…

Box Office – Happy Bhag Jayegi is stable

Box Office – Happy Bhag Jayegi is stable =========================================   By Joginder Tuteja Happy Bhag Jayegi has seen 3.25 crore more coming in between Monday and Tuesday. Given the merits of this Eros and Aanand L. Rai entertainer, it definitely deserved better. The film’s collections so far [13.96 crore] could well have been accumulated over…

Box Office – Rustom is chugging along

Box Office – Rustom is chugging along =========================================   By Joginder Tuteja   Though there isn’t much of a competition from past or present, last week’s release Rustom as well as this week’s Happy Bhag Jayegi are collecting low numbers.   Rustom had a fabulous Week One and that was followed by a good second…

Tiger Shroff has an inherent charm, innocence and child-like persona in Remo D’Souza’s A Flying Jatt

Tiger Shroff has an inherent charm, innocence and child-like persona in Remo D’Souza’s A Flying Jatt ================================================================ By Joginder Tuteja In his last couple of movies, Remo D’Souza worked with some of the best dancing talent that the country has produced. Right from Prabhudheva and Varun Dhawan to Lauren Gottlieb and Shraddha Kapoor to Salman Yusuff…

Box Office – Mohenjo Daro gets just 4 crore in second weekend

Box Office – Mohenjo Daro gets just 4 crore in second weekend ========================================== By Joginder Tuteja Historic drama Mohenjo Daro couldn’t really benefit from lack of major competition in the form of a new release. In fact it collected even lesser than Happy Bhag Jayegi and was the third choice of the filmgoers with Rustom…

Box Office – Happy Bhag Jayegi grows over the weekend

Box Office – Happy Bhag Jayegi grows over the weekend ========================================== By Joginder Tuteja With decent to good word of mouth coming its way, Happy Bhag Jayegi has seen increase in footfalls on every passing day. The first weekend collections for the Mudassar Aziz directed film reads as 10.71 crore, which is fair considering the…

Box Office – Rustom hits a century, Akshay Kumar ties with Shahrukh on six centuries

Box Office – Rustom hits a century, Akshay Kumar ties with Shahrukh on six centuries =========================================================================== By Joginder Tuteja Ever since the phenomenon of 100 crore club arrived in Bollywood with Aamir Khan’s Ghajini, there have been 45 films that have managed to go past this milestone. The actors who have the maximum centuries between them…

Box Office – Mohenjo Daro stays disappointing on second Friday

Box Office – Mohenjo Daro stays disappointing on second Friday ====================================================== By Joginder Tuteja As for Mohenjo Daro, it is now just collecting in bits and pieces. The film saw a mere 1.75 crore* collected at the Box Office on its second Friday which means the overall numbers currently are 53 crore*. The film would…

Box Office – Rustom continues to generate heat in second week too

Box Office – Rustom continues to generate heat in second week too ================================================= By Joginder Tuteja It is no more about any competition whatsoever. While the first Friday was all about seeing which film comes up trumps at the Box Office, the second Friday had the tables turned in a big way. While Rustom has been…