100 CRORE CLUB

  • Vijay starrer 'Kaththi' crosses Rs.100 crore mark, hat-trick for filmmaker AR Murugadoss November 3, 2014

    Chennai: Filmmaker A.R. Murugadoss-directed Tamil actioner 'Kaththi' has raked in over Rs.100 crore at the box office worldwide. This is the filmmaker's third film in a row after 'Thuppakki' and 'Holiday: A Soldier Is Never off Duty' to achieve the feat. "Very special day! #Kaththihitsfastest100cr! Total theatrical collection -100.7cr (65.1ATN, 20.2...
  • Happy New Year creates history! Earns Rs 108 crores on the opening weekend October 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Looks like Farah Khan's new film 'Happy New Year' is set to create history at the Box Office. The film, which features stars like Shah Rukh Khan, Abhishek Bachchan, Deepika Padukone, Boman Irani and Sonu Sood in key roles, has earned a whopping Rs 108.86 crores in first...
  • e Lounge: Importance of Rs 100 crore club in Bollywood October 21, 2014

    CNN-IBN's Sushant Mehta brings you all the news and scoops from the entertainment world. He also discusses the importance of Rs 100 crore club in Bollywood. ...
  • Will Priyanka Chopra's 'Mary Kom' enter the 100 crore club? Please! Don't put such pressure on us, she says September 10, 2014

    Mumbai: "Mary Kom" witnessed an impressive opening and the film's lead actress Priyanka Chopra doesn't want the biopic to be pitted against biggies. She says that "our film is already successful", and hopes "it sets an example that even female centric films can do well". When asked if she feels the...
  • Ajay Devgn's 'Singham Returns' set to join the Rs 100 crore club August 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Rohit Shetty's 'Singham Returns' has struck gold at the box office and is marching inexorably towards the Rs 100 croremark. It seems that Shetty, known for giving hits like 'Chennai Express', the 'Golmaal' series and 'Singham', is set to add one more blockbuster to his list of recordbreaking movies....
  • Salman Khan: Why he is the wonder man of Bollywood July 30, 2014

    New Delhi: He does the same thing in each of his films. Same antics, same stunts, same expressions so much so that they look like a carbon copy of each other and yet Salman Khan's films work wonders at the Box Office every single time. Think about it. The man is...
  • Salman Khan becomes the first Bollywood actor to make seven Rs 100 crore films in a row July 29, 2014

    New Delhi: Salman Khan, a trendsetter in many ways, has today taken the 'Rs 100 crore club' concept to a whole new level. The coveted, yet unofficial 'club' per say, is the league of films that made more than Rs 100 crores, regardless of its making cost. Many actors so far...
  • 'Holiday' breaks Akshay Kumar's jinx at the Box Office, enters the Rs 100 crore club June 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Akshay Kumar is back to rule the Box Office. His latest, 'Holiday: A Soldier Is Never Off Duty' has earned Rs 100 crores in two weeks since its release. The film, which stars Akshay and Sonakshi Sinha in the lead roles, has been directed by South filmmaker AR...
  • '2 States' enters the Rs 100 crore club, earns Rs 102.13 crores in four weeks May 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Debutant director Abhishek Varman's '2 States' has entered the coveted Rs 100 crore club in its fourth week of release. The film has earned Rs 102.13 crores since its 17th April release. Produced by Karan Johar and Sajid Nadiadwala, the film is based on Chetan Bhagat's best selling novel...
  • '2 States' inches towards the Rs.100 crore club, earns Rs 90 crores in two weeks May 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Arjun Kapoor and Alia Bhattstarrer '2 States' is in its third week and is still going strong at the box office. It has earned over Rs.90 crore in India and an expert says it is racing towards Rs.100crore mark. Said to be made on a budget of approximately Rs.45...
  • Can't make Rs.100 cr film with newcomers: Director Rohit Shetty February 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Rohit Shetty, one of the most successful directors of Bollywood and known for working with stars like Ajay Devgn and Shah Rukh Khan, says he will consider new faces when he will find the combination of a right script and fitting budget. In his decadelong career, Shetty helmed...
  • I'm not a huge fan of 100 crore films, says John Abraham January 3, 2014

    New Delhi: John Abraham has had an unconventional but successful career. A late entrant into modelling but an early starter in production, the 40yearold says he wants to cater to a widening audience palette In 1997, at the age of 26, I walked on the ramp for the first time. It...
  • e Lounge: 'Dhoom 3' breaks records, collects 107cr in 3 days December 24, 2013

    Yash Raj Film's latest 'Dhoom 3' has created a record of sorts by earning Rs 107.61 crore in its opening weekend. The Aamir Khan starrer earned around Rs 33 crore on the opening day exclusively through its Hindi version. The film has become the biggest nonholiday opener in Bollywood till...
  • Aamir Khan's 'Dhoom 3' likely to cross the Rs 250 crore mark December 24, 2013

    New Delhi/Mumbai/Chennai: Aamir Khanstarrer 'Dhoom: 3' has grossed Rs.107.61 crore in the first three days of its release and the collection of the sleek action thriller includes earnings from the Tamil and Telugu versions. Trade pundits predict that it will amass Rs.250 crore by the end of this week. 'Dhoom: 3',...
  • 'Dhoom 3' earns Rs 107 crore in its opening weekend December 23, 2013

    New Delhi: Yash Raj Film's latest 'Dhoom 3' has created a record of sorts by earning Rs 107.61 crore in its opening weekend. The Aamir Khan starrer earned around Rs 33 crore on the opening day exclusively through its Hindi version. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted on Monday morning that...
  • 100crore club only about Salman, Shah Rukh Khan? October 5, 2013

    The 100 crore club, an offshoot of box office success of Indian films, speaks volumes about the expansion of Hindi cinema and the positive impact it has left on the showbiz industry. Even though many are unhappy with the strategies filmmakers are using to reach the 100 crore mark, the...
  • Chennai Express rakes in Rs 100 crore in 3 days August 13, 2013

    After having a record release in 3500 screens across India. Shah Rukh Khan's Chennai Express is making new records at the box office one after the other. The latest one being the fastest 100 crore record achieved by this Rohit Shetty film. ...
  • SRK's novelty has led to success of 'Chennai Express': Rajeev Masand August 12, 2013

    Rohit Shetty's 'Chennai Express' has created history! After the SRKDeepika Padukone starrer smashed the first day and first weekend records, the film has already earned Rs 100 crore. CNNIBN's entertainment editor Rajeev Masand joined IBNLive readers on the Bollywood's fastest blockbuster 'Chennai Express'. Q. I don't masala films if they are...
  • Hope 'Once Upon Ay Time In Mumbai Dobara' earns Rs 100 crore: Akshay July 4, 2013

    Mumbai: Akshay Kumar, who already has two films in Rs 100 crore bracket, hopes his upcoming film 'Once Upon A Time in Mumbai Dobara' will repeat the feat. Milan Luthriadirected 'Once Upon A Time in Mumbai Dobara' is releasing on August 15. "I am happy that I am getting good offers,...
  • 'Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani' fails to surpass 'Ek Tha Tiger' June 8, 2013

    New Delhi: Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone's latest film 'Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani' has set the cash registers ringing at the box office. Within seven days of the release of the film, it was able to enter the elite Rs 100 crore club. Trade Analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted, "#YehJawaaniHaiDeewani collects...
  • Sunny Deol: The Rs 100 crore club always existed April 3, 2013

    New Delhi: There has lately been a lot of hoopla about the Rs 100 crore club, but Sunny Deol, who has been active in films for three decades, says the trend has been there as long as he can remember but it was never hyped. The 56yearold, who debuted with...
  • A Rs 1,000-crore film club soon? It's possible March 14, 2013

    Mumbai: Collection of Rs 100 crore at box office is the current benchmark of success for Bollywood films, but industry professionals think the envelope could be pushed further to Rs 1,000 crore. "I think content, infrastructure and regulation are the three aspects that would help to reach the mark of Rs...
  • Salman Khan's infamous past back to haunt him February 5, 2013

    Mumbai: He may be the biggest brand in Bollywood, but Salman Khan's infamous past is fast catching up with him. With new charges in the 2002 hitandrun case and summons in the 15yearold blackbuck poaching case, what lies in store for him? Salman is the poster boy of Bollywood's 100 crore...
  • Success is superficial: Salman Khan January 7, 2013

    Mumbai: He has several films in his kitty that have joined the Rs.100crore club and thanks to them, Salman Khan's films are perceived as highyielding projects. But his feet are on the ground and he knows how to handle success, the star says. Salman's 'Dabangg', 'Bodyguard', 'Ready' 'Ek Tha Tiger', and...
  • Why is Bollywood obsessed with the Rs 100 cr mark? December 30, 2012

    New Delhi: Film critic Anupama Chopra had lamented about this earlier when Sallu bhai was on the rampage with his monster hits, Ready, Dabangg, Bodyguard but the obsession with this figure took on very sad, disappointing dimensions when recently the release of the late Yash Chopra's swan song JTHJ...
  • Emraan Hashmi: Want to be part of the 500 cr club September 3, 2012

    Mumbai: Emraan Hashmi is on a roll post the critical and commercial success of films like 'Shanghai', 'Jannat 2' and the actor says he wants to have a consistent run at the box office. In the recent past, Emraan has set the cash registers ringing with several hits like 'Once...