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  • Dozens of fans hurt in NASCAR car crash February 24, 2013

    Florida: At least 33 fans were injured Saturday during a NASCAR race when a car flew into the fence at Daytona International Speedway, hurling a tire and large pieces of debris into the stands. The accident happened on the last lap of the second-tier Nationwide Series race on the eve...
  • Deepika Padukone praises Saif, says he's encouraging February 11, 2013

    New Delhi: After having worked with Saif Ali Khan in four films, Deepika Padukone describes him as a supportive costar with whom she enjoys working. "Saif is a very encouraging and entertaining coactor. He has a great sense of humour and it is always lovely working with him," Deepika told IANS. The...
  • 'Race 2' colletcs Rs 100 crore in two weeks February 8, 2013

    New Delhi: AbbasMustan's action thriller 'Race 2' has become the first Rs 100 crore club film of 2013. The film which was released in the last week of January has managed to cross Rs 100 crore mark in less than a month. Trade Analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted, "And #Race2 hits...
  • 'Race 2' collects Rs 79.6 crore in first week February 2, 2013

    New Delhi: AbbasMustan's action thriller 'Race 2' has raked in Rs.79.6 crore net in its opening week at the domestic boxoffice. The film is also minting money in the overseas market. Coproduced by UTV Motion Pictures and Ramesh Taurani of Tips Films, 'Race 2' had earned Rs.51.35 crore over first weekend....
  • Ameesha Patel: I never left Bollywood February 1, 2013

    Mumbai: Comebacks are for those who get married and have kids, says actress Ameesha Patel, insisting that she had never left the industry and 'Race 2' does not signal a return. "Comebacks are for the actresses who get married and have kids and then plan to come back. I never left...
  • 'Race 2' is my biggest opener: Jacqueline Fernandez January 31, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Jacqueline Fernandez is thrilled with the box office collections of her latest film 'Race 2'. "It (the film) is my biggest opener and I am hoping it continues to do really well. Irrespective, it is a very successful film and it is being liked, so I am very...
  • Filmi fiscal: A winning 'Race 2', no takers for 'Akaash Vani' January 30, 2013

    The makers of Race2 claim that it's a bonafide sequel since the story takes it forward from where 2008's Race ended. ...
  • Filmi Fiscal: 'Race 2' rakes in Rs 51.3 crore in first weekend January 29, 2013

    In the season of remakes and sequels, 'Race 2' managed to make its presence felt by earning Rs 15.12 crore on opening day, Rs. 20.72 on Saturday and Rs 15.46 crore on Sunday, bringing the grand total to an impressive Rs 51.3 crore in its first weekend. ...
  • 'Race 2' collects Rs 51.35 crore in its opening weekend January 28, 2013

    New Delhi: 'Race' sequel seems to be racing at the boxoffice too as the film has already minted Rs 51.35 crore within three days of its release. 'Race 2' is a sequel to AbbasMustan's 2008 thriller. Trade Analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted, "#Race2 collected approx Rs 51.35 cr nett in its...
  • 'Race 2' earns Rs 35.84 crore in two days January 27, 2013

    New Delhi: Filmmaker duo AbbasMustan is back with the sequel of their 2008 thriller and within two days of its release, the film has already minted Rs 35 crore. Trade Analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted, "INDIA: #Race2 has a FANTABULOUS Saturday. Fri Rs 15.12 cr, Sat Rs 20.72 cr. Total: Rs...
  • 'Race 2' collects Rs 15.12 cr on the opening day January 26, 2013

    New Delhi: Director duo AbbasMustan's action thriller 'Race 2' minted Rs 15.12 crore at the box office on its opening day Friday. "We are very happy with the opening of 'Race 2'. To ensure we get maximum numbers, the film was released in 3,200 screens third largest till date. We...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Race 2' January 26, 2013

    On the show, Rajeev Masand also interviews Bollywood actor Vidya Balan. ...
  • John Abraham: I don't like being normal, romantic January 26, 2013

    New Delhi: The role has to have an edge, says John Abraham, who made sexy look sexier in 'Jism' and grey even greyer in 'New York'. After a decade in movies, the Bollywood heartthrob believes his middleclass roots have helped him balance his personal and professional life. "I have grown up...
  • 'Race 2' Review: Cinematic equivalent of a trashy novel January 25, 2013

    Cast: Saif Ali Khan, Anil Kapoor, John Abraham, Deepika Padukone, Jacqueline Fernandez, Ameesha Patel Director: Abbas Alibhai Burmawalla, Mastan Alibhai Burmawalla 'Race 2' is the cinematic equivalent of a trashy novel. It never holds together as a sensible piece of work, but as an insensible piece of work, it's pretty enjoyable. Directorduo...
  • Ameesha: Was tough to play a dumb assistant in 'Race 2' January 25, 2013

    Mumbai: Ameesha Patel, who plays Anil Kapoor's assistant in 'Race 2', says it was tough for her to essay a dumb girl. "Cherry is a dumb blonde character. It was tough for me because to do a comedy role and that too a dumb character is always tough. If you...
  • Race 2: 5 things I liked, and 5 things I didn't January 25, 2013

    New Delhi: AbbasMustan have tried to live up to the expectations in 'Race 2' but they probably mistook overstylisation for drama. The film is bound to appeal certain section of the audiences but there are some sequences which don't do anything other than raising the oomph level. Had these scenes...
  • Ameesha Patel: I wasn't away from spotlight January 25, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Ameesha Patel, who took a sabbatical from mainstream acting to set up her production house, says that she was never away from the spotlight. "I was busy with film projects and setting up my production house. Now I have a range of films lined up for release. Just...
  • John Abraham: I don't like sticking to regular roles January 25, 2013

    New Delhi: John Abraham's hunky looks have made more news than the roles he has played onscreen and the former model feels that's the reason he did not get the fame he deserved as an actor. John, 40, who entered the film industry with Bipasha Basu starrer 'Jism' in 2003,...
  • 'Race 2' Tweet Review: First day, first show January 25, 2013

    New Delhi: The direction of AbbasMustan is the chief attraction of 'Race 2'. The director duo has tried hard to make a suspensethriller a sought after genre in Bollywood as the Hindi film industry traditionally leans towards idealistic romantic stories. They have not been successful with their each project but...
  • Friday Releases: 'Race 2', 'Akaash Vani' hit theatres January 25, 2013

    It's a mixed bag of action and romance in theatres this Friday. A sequel to 2008's film, 'Race', Saif Ali Khan and Anil Kapoor reprise their roles of Ranveer Singh and Robert D'Costa in 'Race 2' which has been directed by AbbasMustan. The film also costars John Abraham, Deepika Padukone,...
  • Friday Release 'Race 2': Who will win the game? January 24, 2013

    New Delhi: It was AbbasMustan who established the suspensethriller genre in the Hindi film industry of 1990s. 'Khiladi', 'Baazigar', 'Soldier', 'Ajnabee', 'Race', they have shown a wide range of films on similar themes. Lately they have started to experiment a lot with their colour combination and editing style. 'Naqaab' and...
  • Watch: Making of director AbbasMustan's action thriller 'Race 2' January 24, 2013

    Director AbbasMustan's upcoming film 'Race 2' will hit theatres on January 25, 2013. The film stars Deepika Padukone, Jacqueline Fernandez, Ameesha Patel, John Abraham, Anil Kapoor and Saif Ali Khan. ...
  • Akaash Vani: Can a 'Chandigarh ka launda' win hearts? January 24, 2013

    New Delhi: Kartik Tiwari was supposed to become an engineer but his passion for films steered him to Mumbai, the city of dreams. Director Luv Ranjan's 'Pyaar Ka Punchnama' turned out to be a surprise hit and Kartik gained fame for his frustrated speech in the film. His second film...
  • Race 2: In conversation with Saif Ali Khan January 23, 2013

    Actor Saif Ali Khan's next big release will be the multi starrer 'Race 2'. And our correspondent Sunanda Wong caught up with the actor and got him talking about striking a balance between mass entertainers and meaningful films. ...
  • Will 'Race 2' take the legacy of 'Race' forward? January 23, 2013

    New Delhi: The muchtalked about megabudget actionpacked thriller 'Race 2' is coming out this Friday alongside small romantic film 'Akaash Vani'. If they don't whet your appetite, you can choose 3Danimation film 'Main Krishna Hoon' to satiate your cravings for movies. Sequel to the 2008 film, 'Race', AbbasMustan directed 'Race 2',...
  • Deepika reveals who is worse at dancing: Saif or John January 22, 2013

    Saif Ali Khan and Deepika Padukone were in the capital to promote 'Race 2' which the cast is claiming to be full 'paisa vasool' film. Here's Deepika on who she thinks is worse at dancing Saif or John Abraham. ...
  • Race 2: It seems my life is quite set, says Saif January 22, 2013

    Mumbai: After an eventful 2012, Saif Ali Khan is looking forward to a racier 2013. The 'Race 2' actor is at peace with his personal and professional life. His last film 'Cocktail' managed to do well at the box office, he wed his lady love Kareena Kapoor, and for his forthcoming...
  • Samsung, Apple seen pulling ahead in smartphone race January 19, 2013

    Helsinki: Samsung and Apple pulled ahead in the global smartphone race last quarter, according to forecasts by analysts in a Reuters poll, while Nokia and others are expected to have fallen further behind. Overall shipments of handsets are expected to have risen in the fourth quarter, with most of that growth...
  • Jacqueline: Forget comparisons in a multistarrer film January 17, 2013

    New Delhi: Sri Lankan beauty Jacqueline Fernandez, who is gearing up for the release of her upcoming actionthriller 'Race 2', says she is happy with the way things have opened up for her in Bollywood. Jacqueline, former Miss Sri Lanka, made her debut in Hindi cinema with box office dud...
  • Race 2: In conversation with Deepika Padukone January 17, 2013

    Deepika Padukone surprised us with her wild side in cocktail and now she returns with 'Race 2'. Lets ask the lady in question, what she has in store for us this time round. ...