Dhamaal

  • Not comfortable with horror and sex: Jaaved Jaaferi October 5, 2013

    New Delhi: He is loved for his comic timing, but Jaaved Jaaferi says he can play other roles too except those of horror and sex. "I am comfortable with any genre except sex and horror. I am more of a comedy, action, romance type of a guy," Javed told IANS in...
  • Ashish Chowdhry gets Bollywood offers as he gears up for a TV show August 26, 2013

    New Delhi: His last big screen release was in 2011. And now when Ashish Chowdhry is geared up for the small screen with the new show 'Ek Mutthi Aasman', he says he is getting exciting Bollywood offers. "Arre yaar! Just when I've signed on to a TV show and contracted for...
  • Review: 'Kamaal Dhamaal Malamaal' lacks pace, humour September 29, 2012

    Cast: Shreyas Talpade, Nana Patekar, Madhurima, Sona Nair, Om Puri, Paresh Rawal, Neeraj Vora Director: Priyadarshan If Priyadarshan’s earlier ‘comedy of errors’ left you wanting for more then you’re in for some ‘serious’ fun in ‘Kamaal Dhamaal Malamaal’. The film has borrowed its theme and basic premise from a Malayalam film...
  • Friday Releases: 'Oh My God', 'Resident Evil: Retribution' hit screens September 28, 2012

    'Oh My God', an adaptation of the acclaimed Gujarati play, 'Kanji Virrudh Kanji', reunites Akshay Kumar and Paresh Rawal on-screen once again. Also on offer is 'Kamaal Dhamaal Malamaal' by Priyadarshan, that again features Paresh Rawal, but this time as a village goon named Peter. Meanwhile, in 'Resident Evil: Retribution', Milla Jovovich...
  • Friday Release: Priyan's 'Kamaal Dhamaal Malamaal' September 27, 2012

    New Delhi: It seems Paresh Rawal is going to be the most seen man of this week. His two films are releasing simultaneously. Rawal's 'Oh My God' is releasing with 'Kamaal Dhamaal Malamaal', though he is not in the lead role in 'Kamal Dhamaal Malamaal'. At the first glance, 'Kamaal Dhamaal...
  • Catholics upset at portrayal in new Bollywood film September 23, 2012

    Mumbai: Catholics have threatened to stop the screening of a forthcoming Hindi movie directed by Priyadarshan, 'Kamaal Dhamaal Malamaal' if certain scenes making a disresptful portrayal of the community and its priests are not deleted, an official said here Sunday. A delegation of representatives of Catholic groups and a priest representing...
  • Music Review: 'Kamaal Dhamaal...' lacks punch September 13, 2012

    Music Director: Sajid-Wajid Lyricist: Jalees Shewani Singers: Shadaab Faridi, Monali Thakur, Mamta Sharma, Sarosh Sami, Keerthi Sagathia, Sugandha Mishra, Babul Supriyo, Bela Shende, Ujjaini, Uvie, Wajid Rating: 2 out of 5. Filmmaker Priyadarshan is back with another comic-caper 'Kamaal Dhamaal Malamaal' to tickle your funny bones. The film's fate will be...
  • Don't know how to make hit films: Priyadarshan September 11, 2012

    Mumbai: After being in the industry for over three decades, National award winning filmmaker Priyadarshan says he still does not know the formula of making successful movies and luring audience to cinema halls. The veteran director has a large body of work in Hindi and down South in Tamil, Telugu and...
  • Akshay Kumar to act in Priyadarshan's AIDS film? August 28, 2012

    Mumbai: If all goes well then Akshay Kumar will be doing Priyadarshan's much-awaited film based on AIDS, which is targeted for international festival circuits. "Akshay knows the subject. I have not given him the script yet. We may go with Akshay and if not him then newcomers. Whatever I tell...
  • Watch: 'Kamaal Dhamaal Malamaal' trailer August 14, 2012

    New Delhi: Nana Patekar, Paresh Rawal, Om Puri, Shreyas Talpade, Rajpal Yadav and Shakti Kapoor are in the star cast of ‘Kamaal Dhamaal Malamaal’. Directed by Priyadarshan, it will be released on September 28, 2012. ...
  • First Look: New poster of 'Ek Tha Tiger', 'Prague' July 19, 2012

    New Delhi: A new poster of Salman Khan starrer 'Ek Tha Tiger' is out. The film features Salman Khan as a RAW agent who is on a mission, Katrina Kaif plays his love interest. This is director Kabir Khan's third film with Yash Raj Films after 'Kabul Express' and 'New...
  • I'm being framed, says absconding Bhojpuri starlet June 26, 2012

    Mumbai: Absconding Bhojpuri actor Tulip Singh alias Poonam Singh has stated that a jeweller, in connivance with a powerful businessman, has registered a false case against her and her partner in Gujarat. Tulip Singh is accused of duping the owner of KK Jewellers of gold and diamond jewellery worth Rs 2.5...
  • Aamir Khan in Priyadarshan's film on AIDS? April 30, 2012

    Mumbai: Superstar Aamir Khan is likely to feature in Priyadarshan's much-awaited film based on AIDS. "The project on AIDS is on, but the script is not yet ready... (I had) too many schedules and things to do so couldn't finish the script. I had discussed it with Aamir earlier and...
  • I don't believe in favouritism: Priyadarshan April 17, 2012

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Priyadarshan has worked with Paresh Rawal in most of his Hindi films, but he claims he doesn't believe in favouritism. In fact, he says he casts actors only according to the script's requirement. "I do not believe in favouritism. The actors are cast according to the script once...
  • Blockbusters Defy Carping Critics to Rule the Box Office December 21, 2011

    New Delhi: In his 1977 American classic Annie Hall, Woody Allen, playing the role of comedian Alvy Singer comments, "It was the most fun I ever had without laughing." Ten minutes into Anees Bazmee's 2011 mega-successful film Ready confirms what Allen says of sex with Annie, played by Diane Keaton. Two...
  • Is Bollywood running out of ideas? October 20, 2011

    It is said that it's better to fail in originality than to succeed in imitation. Obviously not everyone from Bollywood agrees. It's an industry that produces over 150 mainline movies year after year, and going by current standards, more than 70 percent of those ideas come from another person's story...
  • Mumbai to have 'Monsoon Dhamaal' through films July 11, 2011

    Mumbai: The Children's Film Society India (CFSI), in collaboration with Films Division, has announced 'Monsoon Dhamaal', in which, a special package of children's films will be screened for 5 days starting today, free of cost. The CFSI, in association with Films Division, today announced Mumbai 'Monsoon Dhamaal', where they will screen...
  • Comedy comes naturally to me: Kangana Ranaut June 29, 2011

    Mumbai: She may be known for her intensity and emotive portrayals of conflicted characters in films like Gangster and Fashion, but Kangana Ranaut says that she is essentially a "fun-loving" person and the comedy genre comes quite naturally to her. Kangana, most recently seen in the comedy Double Dhamaal that released...
  • 'Double Dhamaal' grosses Rs.39.60 crores June 28, 2011

    Mumbai: Comic caper Double Dhamaal, distributed by Reliance Entertainment and Maruti Pictures has had an impressive opening at the box office, grossing Rs 39.60 crores at the box office in its opening weekend, revealed a statement from the production house. The film that was released in 1953 screens worldwide on June...
  • 'Aarakshan' trailers removed at the last moment June 26, 2011

    History repeated itself when filmmaker Prakash Jha found that trailers of his upcoming film Aarakshan, supposed to have run with the prints of recently released Double Dhamaal, were pulled out at the last moment. In 2009 as well, Vidhu Vinod Chopra had removed the promos of Jha's Raajneeti from his blockbuster...
  • Now Showing: Catch the latest movie reviews June 25, 2011

    This week on 'Now Showing', Rajeev Masand reviews 'Double Dhamaal' and 'Cars 2'. ...
  • Masand: 'Double Dhamaal' is a crashing bore June 25, 2011

    Director: Indra Kumar Cast: Sanjay Dutt, Arshad Warsi, Jaaved Jaaferi, Riteish Deshmukh, Ashish Chowdhry, Mallika Sherawat, Kangna Ranaut In a scene in 'Double Dhamaal' Ritesh Deshmukh, disguised as an older Gujarati businessman, twice whacks Sanjay Dutt in the nuts by swinging his golf club in the wrong direction. Dutt winces in pain....
  • Janta Verdict: 'Double Dhamaal' gets a thumbs-up June 24, 2011

    The film that stars Sanjay Dutt, Riteish Deshmukh, Ashish Chowdhary, Arshad Warsi and others has the four good-for-nothing guys back. ...
  • Riteish Deshmukh prefers funny films to action June 24, 2011

    Mumbai: Experimenting with roles hasn't yielded the desired change in image for actor Riteish Deshmukh who says his fans refuse to accept him in any other role because he has carved such a niche as a comedy actor. "I tried breaking out of the comedy genre, but audiences pushed me back...
  • Friday Releases: 'Double Dhamaal', 'Cars 2' June 24, 2011

    This Friday is all about sequels from a follow up to 2007's Dhamaal to Sequel to 2006's animation film, Cars 2. ...
  • Cast of 'Double Dhamaal' speak about the movie June 22, 2011

    The cast of 'Double Dhamal' speak about the movie and what fun it was to shoot the sequel to 'Dhamaal'. ...
  • Sanjay Dutt covers his bald look for 'Agneepath' June 20, 2011

    Sanjay Dutt at a special screening of his forthcoming flick Double Dhamaal at a suburban preview theatre. The star is being spotted with a bandana nowadays to cover his bald head — his look for Agneepath. Kat in Dubai Katrina Kaif visited a Dubai mall for an event of the airline...
  • Star cast of 'Double Dhamaal' con each other June 17, 2011

    If conning people is an art, then the star cast of 'Double Dhamaal' has mastered the Art. ...
  • Mallika Sherawat turns 'Jalebi Bai' June 14, 2011

    Bollywood actress Mallika Sherawat performed an item number 'Jalebi Bai' in her upcoming film 'Double Dhamaal' ...
  • Mallika's dare-bare in 'Double Dhamaal' June 14, 2011

    New Delhi: She is comfortable wearing see-through-clothes, but when it comes to wearing a bikini, Mallika Sherawat is still a shy girl. Yet the bold Haryanvi lass wore the swimwear for her upcoming movie Double Dhamaal. The actress will be seen wearing a tangy orange bikini top and a golden beige...