BOX OFFICE

  • 'PK' surpasses Rs.25 crore mark on opening day, becomes the second highest non-holiday opening after 'Dhoom: 3' 4 hours 39 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Aamir Khan did it last winter with 'Dhoom: 3' and now with 'PK', the versatile actor once again seems to be setting the box office on fire. His latest release, which is riding high on word of mouth, has minted over Rs.25 crore in the domestic market on its...
  • 'Kick' scored at the Box Office in an other wise low-lying year in Bollywood in 2014 5 days ago

    Mumbai: The year started on a positive note with young guns bringing in the moolah, but overall, 2014 has so far turned out to be a disappointing one for the Bollywood box office, say trade gurus, pointing out at how only seven of the nearly 180 releases surpassed the Rs.100...
  • 'Happy New Year' sets new record at Box Office, earns Rs 108.86 crore over the weekend October 28, 2014

    Bollywood actor Shah Rukh Khan's big Diwali release 'Happy New Year' has set new record at the Box Office. The film which was released across a record 500 screens on October 23 is now Bollywood's biggest opener. The film, according to its makers earned Rs 108.86 crore over the weekend,...
  • Horror film 'Ouija' spells out win on the US and Canadian movie charts October 27, 2014

    LOS ANGELES/NEW YORK: "Ouija", a horror film inspired by the board said to contact the dead, haunted the top of movie charts in the United States and Canada, collecting $20 million in weekend ticket sales and knocking Brad Pitt's "Fury" out of first place. Another new entry, action thriller "John Wick"...
  • Hrithik Roshan-Katrina Kaif's 'Bang Bang!' crosses Rs.150 crore in India October 13, 2014

    New Delhi: The out-and-out entertainer 'Bang Bang!' has flown past the Rs.150-crore mark in India. The Siddharth Anand-directorial's collection stands at Rs.154.68 crore nett (approximately Rs.221 crore gross) and the total worldwide collection soars to Rs.290.97 crore gross, read a statement. Released Oct 2, 'Bang Bang!' collected $11.3 million (Rs.70 crore) in...
  • 'Bang Bang' outshines actor Shaan's 'Operation 021' in Pakistan October 8, 2014

    Karachi: Bollywood's latest blockbuster 'Bang Bang' has outgunned the much hyped Pakistani film 'Operation 021' during the Eid holidays with exhibitors being forced to take down the local offering from single screen cinemas after adverse reactions from the audience. 'Operation 021', which stars Pakistani superstar Shaan, was expected to emulate the...
  • 'Bang Bang' rules box office on Day One, mints Rs 27.54 crore; 'Haider' makes Rs 6.14 crore October 3, 2014

    Mumbai: Action thriller 'Bang Bang!' has emerged as a clear winner at the box office with business of Rs.27.54 crore on the first day with simultaneous release 'Haider' minting just Rs.6.14 crore. 'Bang Bang!', reportedly made at a budget of Rs.180 crore, was pitted against Rs.24 crore film 'Haider', which is...
  • Deepika PadukoneArjun Kapoor starrer 'Finding Fanny earns Rs.5.1 crore on the opening day September 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Homi Adajania's English language Bollywood entertainer 'Finding Fanny' registered an opening day collection of Rs.5.1 crore net across India. Its makers are confident the movie will do well over the weekend. The quirky comedy, which released Friday, stars an eclectic cast including Deepika Padukone, Arjun Kapoor, Naseeruddin Shah, Pankaj Kapur...
  • 'Turtles' tops again, beats 'Guardians' at North American box office August 18, 2014

    Reuters: "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles," last weekend's most popular film, collected ticket sales of $28.4 million to top the U.S. and Canadian box office rankings for a second consecutive week, beating" Guardians of the Galaxy" in a battle of superhero misfits. "Guardians of the Galaxy," which has collected $419 million worldwide...
  • 'Kick' BO report: With over USD 10 million, it's the highest overseas grosser of 2014 August 7, 2014

    Salman Khan's Kick continues to crush it at the Box Office. The film, which has already entered Rs 200 crore club and surpassed friend Aamir Khan's '3 Idiots' BO collection, has pulled off another feat by turning the highest overseas grosser of this year. According to trade analyst Taran Adarsh's...
  • e Lounge: Salman Khan's movie 'Kick' breaks all records July 29, 2014

    Salman Khan's 'Kick' has had its golden run at the box office. It has broken all box office records and has made a whooping Rs 83 crore in the opening weekend. ...
  • Salman's 'Kick' breaks box office records, earns Rs 83.73 crore in 3 days July 29, 2014

    Bollywood actor Salman Khan continues his golden run at the box office with his latest film 'Kick'as it has already broken box office records including the highest opening day and weekend collections of the year. The film's opening weekend collections stood at a very impressive Rs 83.73 crore. The collection...
  • 'Hate Story 2' gets a bumper opening; collects 5.92 crores on day one July 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Bhushan Kumar's Hate Story 2 has taken bumper opening with Friday collections adding upto 5.92 crores. With a fantastic pre release buzz, distributors asked for increase in the number of screens from 600 to 1200 screens all India. Hate Story 2, starring Surveen Chawla, Jay Bhanushali and Sushant...
  • 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' climbs to top of the US box office charts July 14, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes,' a sequel about highly intelligent apes that battle with humans for dominance, has knocked the giant 'Transformers' robots out of the top spot on U.S. and Canadian movie charts. The 3D 'Apes' movie collected $73 million in ticket sales from Friday through...
  • 'TransformersAge of Extinction' earns Rs 30 crore in India July 5, 2014

    Mumbai: 'TransformersAge of Extinction', that hit theatres last Friday, has earned Rs 30 crore over its opening weekend in India. Director Michael Bay's fourth edition of the Transformers series has the third biggest opening weekend for a Hollywood film in India, according to its distributors Viacom18 Motion Pictures. The film starring Mark...
  • 'Ek Villain' earns Rs 50.70 crores in three days of its release July 1, 2014

    New Delhi: Looks like Mohit Suri knows the sure shot formula to make a film a superhit. His latest film 'Ek Villain' has earned Rs 50.70 crores in three days since its release on 27th June. Featuring Shraddha Kapoor, Siddharth Malhotra and Riteish Deshmukh in lead characters, 'Ek Villain' opened...
  • 'XMen' sequel tops 'Avatar' as Fox's biggest global debut May 27, 2014

    Reuters: Mutant superhero movie "XMen: Days of Future Past" powered to $302 million in worldwide ticket sales through the U.S. Memorial Day holiday on Monday, capping a weekend in which it surpassed "Avatar" as the biggest global debut for film studio 20th Century Fox. The seventh installment in the "XMen" franchise...
  • 'Godzilla' towers over the box office with a USD 93.2 million debut May 20, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'Godzilla' was a towering hit at the box office, collecting $93.2 million in its opening weekend. The Warner Bros. and Legendary Pictures 3D reboot, directed by Gareth Edwards, bumped Universal Pictures' raunchy comedy 'Neighbors' from the No. 1 spot in theaters. 'Neighbors', starring Seth Rogen and Zac Efron, gained $25...
  • 'Hawaa Hawaai' beats new releases at the box office, earns Rs 5 crores in four days May 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Filmmaker Amole Gupte's 'Hawaa Hawaai' has won the box office battle by collecting nearly Rs.5 crore in four days. It is closely followed by 'Mastram', about a porn writer. 'Hawaa Hawaai' released May 9 alongside small fries like 'Koyelaanchal', 'Yeh Hai Bakrapur', 'Manjunath' and 'Mastram'. With Saqib Salim and Amole's...
  • 'Neighbors' knocks 'The Amazing SpiderMan' from US box office perch May 12, 2014

    Los Angeles/New York: Raunchy adult comedy "Neighbors", starring Seth Rogen as a family man who moves next to a frat house, kicked superhero movie "The Amazing SpiderMan 2" off the top spot on U.S. and Canadian box office charts over the weekend. "Neighbors" earned $51.1 million in ticket sales to lead...
  • '2 States' continues to draw audience; rakes in over Rs 70 crore April 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Arjun Kapoor and Alia Bhattstarrer '2 States' is in its second week and it has raked in about Rs.70 crore at the domestic box office. Close on its heels is 'Revolver Rani', which came out this weekend. 'Samrat & Co.' and Subhash Ghai's 'Kaanchi' haven't struck the right chord...
  • Amitabh Bachchan's 'Bhoothnath Returns' mints over Rs 18 crore in three days April 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Amitabh Bachchan has packed a punch with his new film 'Bhoothnath Returns', which not only opened to a positive response from both the critics and audiences, but the comedy has also proved to be commercially viable. It has earned over Rs 18 crore in its opening weekend at...
  • e Lounge: 'Main Tera Hero' collects Rs 14.67 crores on opening weekend April 8, 2014

    Directed by David Dhawan, 'Main Tera Hero' staring Varun Dhawan, Ileana D'Cruz and Nargis Fakhri is a romantic action-comedy. The film has got a good opening at the box office after reportedly having collected 6.60 crores net on its first day and 8.07 crores net approximately on its second...
  • 'Captain America' becomes box office hero; sets April records at USD 96.2 million April 8, 2014

    Los Angeles: It took in less than the weekend estimates of $96.2 million, but 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' was still the weekend's box office hero, setting the record for the largest domestic April debut with a solid $95 million. The comic-book-adapted sequel, starring Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson and Samuel L....
  • Sunny Leone positive about 'Ragini MMS 2' March 19, 2014

    Bollywood actress Sunny Leone is quite positive that her new film 'Ragini MMS 2' will do well at the box office. This is the first adult horror film in Bollywood. She says, "I just want to work. I don't have a set people that I feel like I have to...
  • I totally appreciate it: Salman Khan on fans' unwavering support for 'Jai Ho' January 30, 2014

    New Delhi: He may have disappointed movie critics by being part of 'Jai Ho' which quite honestly has nothing interesting to offer, but his ardent fans continue to support him. Unfazed by the criticism that has come his way post the release of 'Jai Ho', and its failure at getting...
  • Jai Ho: Going gets tough for Salman's film at the boxoffice January 29, 2014

    New Delhi: Salman Khan's superstardom is unquestionable as many of his films have become superhits in the recent past, but it seems his latest offering 'Jai Ho' is not going to make it big at the ticket window. As per trade analyst Taran Adarsh, the film has not reached the...
  • BoxOffice: 'Yaariyan' fares well, 'Dedh Ishqiya' gets a slow start January 13, 2014

    New Delhi: It seems the wordofmouth publicity has started working in favour of director Abhishek Chaubey's 'Dedh Ishqiya'. The film got a slow start on Friday, January 10, when it collected close to Rs 3.50 cr. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted, "#DedhIshqiya has had a slow start, but carries strong...
  • 'Dhoom 3' crosses the Rs 250 crore mark at the Box Office in 14 days January 2, 2014

    Mumbai: After becoming the first movie to make the fastest Rs.100 crore in just three days of its release, Aamir Khanstarrer 'Dhoom: 3' has created another history by minting Rs.252.70 crore at the domestic box office within two weeks, including earnings from the Tamil and Telugu versions. Directed by Vijay Krishna...
  • 'The Hobbit' goes strong at the US Box Office, 'Frozen' gives competition January 1, 2014

    Los Angeles: After six weeks in theaters, 'Frozen' slid back into the No. 2 spot at the box office, but it failed to dethrone 'The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug' from its hold on first place. With $29 million over the weekend, Peter Jackson's fantasy sequel 'The Desolation of Smaug,' the...