KICK

  • 'Kick' scored at the Box Office in an other wise low-lying year in Bollywood in 2014 1 week 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...
  • Chetan Bhagat: My books are not classics, but they're not of the read-and-throw variety; they fall in the middle - they connect, have an impact November 21, 2014

    New Delhi: India's biggest-selling author in English is often dismissed as persona non grata by literary critics, but that doesn't faze Chetan Bhagat. Ten years on as a professional writer, the banker-turned-author says he is better prepared to face criticism. "I can dispassionately talk about it. It cannot bother me enough to...
  • Actor Ravi Teja to play Akshay Kumar's role in Telugu remake of 'Special 26' November 19, 2014

    Mumbai: Telugu superstar Ravi Teja is all set to play the role of actor Akshay Kumar in Telugu remake of "Special 26". Confirming this Ravi, who is at the moment shooting for the sequel to the Telugu version of "Kick" says: "The Telugu-Tamil producer Thyagarajan who is actor Prashanth's father has...
  • Jacqueline Fernandez thanks Salman Khan for her one million followers on Twitter October 12, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Jacqueline Fernandez has credited her 'Kick' co-star Salman Khan for having one million admirers on Twitter. The 29-year-old Sri Lankan beauty joined the micro-blogging site in 2009. "1 million finally on twitter!!! I owe this one to Salman Khan," she tweeted. Jacqueline made her acting debut in the 2009 Bollywood fantasy...
  • My acting instinct has got me this far; won't focus on image building or starry tantrums: Nawazuddin Siddiqui September 25, 2014

    Chicago: For an actor who has made his mark playing an arrogant Intelligence Bureau officer in "Kahani" and the villain with the heinous laugh in the recent blockbuster "Kick", one would expect Nawazuddin Siddiqui to project a larger than life image, or at least an air of entitlement that stars...
  • Watch: Viral WhatsApp video shows Salman Khan fan barely misses getting hit by a car as he tries to copy actor's epic railway trackcrossing stunt from 'Kick' on a bicycle August 22, 2014

    Look what you have done Salman Khan. After a stunt from Khan's latest film 'Kick' went viral, one of his fans have tried to replicate it on a busy Indian road.In the film, Khan is seen abandoning his cycle on the railway track and walking nonchalantly past an approaching train,...
  • The Rs 100 crore trap: Why blockbusters like 'Singham Returns' and 'Kick' sell out strong female characters and settle for Supermen August 20, 2014

    New Delhi: His muscles are palpable from under his snugfitting khaki uniform. His walks with purpose, his face giving nothing away, his demeanour grim. The handlebar moustache and the aviator sunglasses add that extra rugged quality to his look. From the point of view of filmmaker Rohit Shetty, his hero,...
  • Confirmed! 'Kick 2' to go on floors on August 20 August 17, 2014

    Hyderabad: Ravi Tejastarrer Telugu actioner "Kick 2" will go on floors here Aug 20, says its director Surender Reddy, but he adds the film will not be a sequel to his 2009 blockbuster "Kick". "We start shooting 'Kick 2' from Wednesday. It will be an action film, but will not have...
  • 'Singham Returns' mints Rs 32.09 crore, breaks the opening day record of 'Kick' August 17, 2014

    New Delhi: As expected, Ajay Devgnstarrer "Singham Returns" received a roaring response on its opening day, registering a collection of Rs.32.09 crore on day one. The Independence Day offering, directed by Rohit Shetty, has got a positive feedback from critics as well as audiences. It released Friday. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh confirmed...
  • Snapshot: Salman Khan praises Shah Rukh Khan's 'Happy New Year' trailer on Twitter August 15, 2014

    Rumours of their strained relationship is a thing of the past. After cordial hugs on Iftaar and Eid, Salman Khan seems determined to turn a new leaf and start a new chapter in his relationship with actor Shah Rukh Khan. Salman took to Twitter to praise the trailer of Shah...
  • Chetan Bhagat's favourite movie adaptation of his novels? 'Kai Po Che!' as it was a hard film to make but beautifully done, says the author August 8, 2014

    Mumbai: Author Chetan Bhagat, who tried his hand at screenplay writing with the Salman Khanstarrer "Kick", says he may try donning the director's hat when he needs a new 'kick' in life. In an interview, Bhagat has spoken about his tryst with screenplay writing, his new book and plans: Q. "Kick"...
  • Will Box Office hit 'Kick' prove lucky for Nawazuddin Siddiqui? Hoping that its success will benefit my upcoming smaller films, says the actor August 8, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui is happy that he worked in a fullfledged commercial entertainer like "Kick" and hopes that the film's success will benefit his upcoming smaller films. "For an actor, the biggest challenge and the biggest benefit is when he works in different films, different genre like I did in...
  • '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...
  • Salman Khan's 'Kick' earns Rs 200 crore, becomes his highest grosser in India August 5, 2014

    Salman Khan and Jacqueline Fernandez starrer 'Kick' that was released ahead of Eid, has now entered the 200 crore club. With this 'Kick' has become Salman Khan's highest grosser film in India. The movie crossed the 200 crore mark on the 11th day of its release. ...
  • 'Kick' collects Rs 178.28 crore in first week August 2, 2014

    Mumbai: Sajid Nadiadwala's directorial debut 'Kick', starring Salman Khan collected a total of Rs 178.28 crore in its first week. The film, which was the awaited release for Eid this year, minted over Rs.80 crore in just three days, and it touched the Rs.100 crore mark even before the festival July...
  • Will mainstream Bollywood films like 'Kick' change Nawazuddin Siddiqui? August 2, 2014

    "Paida toh main bhi shareef hua tha, par sharaafat se kabhi apni bani nahi," says noted actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui in a particularly dramatic scene from the recentlyreleased film 'Kick'. The film, which has earned over Rs 173 crores since its release last week, is a typical Salman Khan flick. Replete with...
  • Idol Chat: Nawazuddin Siddiqui on his role in the movie 'Kick' August 2, 2014

    CNNIBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand speaks to actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui as his movie 'Kick' hits theatres. With his new film he has touched new heights of commercial success. "Playing a bad guy is more fun," said Siddiqui. ...
  • Grenade attack in Pakistan's cinema hall screening Salman Khan's 'Kick' leaves 2 injured August 2, 2014

    Karachi: Unidentified persons threw a hand grenade at a popular cinema here screening Salman Khan's latest movie 'Kick' on Thursday, July 31, injuring at least two persons. The cinema on the MA Jinnah road has been running housefull. Police said they were investigating the motive behind the attack as the modus operandi...
  • e Lounge: No issues with Shahrukh being the King Khan, says Salman August 1, 2014

    Bollywood super star Salman Khan admitted frankly that he does not have a problem with Shahrukh Khan being the "King Khan" of Bollywood. At a promotional event in Mumbai, the veteran actor whose recently released movie "Kick" has broken all box office records said that he is happy to be...
  • e Lounge: Salman Khan's seven Rs 100 crore films July 31, 2014

    In this episode of e Lounge, watch Salman Khan's seven movies that have entered the Rs 100 crore club. ...
  • Quick Quiz: Are you a Salman Khan fan? Let's see how well you know 'Kick' July 30, 2014

    With 'Kick', Salman Khan broke all records by being the first Bollywood actor to be credited with seven backtoback Rs 100 crore films. The film, which released last week, was greatly praised by his fans. If you are a Salman Khan fan, in all probability, you must have already seen...
  • Till the time you don't concentrate on the content, you cannot achieve the numbers at the Box Office: Salman Khan July 30, 2014

    New York: Superstar Salman Khan, whose movies have repeatedly grossed over Rs 100 crores, says there is no formula of making superhit and moneyminting movies and filmmakers should also focus on content. "When people talk about numbers, they are very generous and say this movie will cross Rs 300 crores, Rs...
  • 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...
  • Help 100 underprivileged children with heart condition: Actor Salman Khan's Eid pledge July 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood superstar Salman Khan has announced that his Being Human (BH) charitable organisation will help "100 genuine patients" suffering from heart condition by providing them free treatment. Kicked by the 'Kick' success, Salman took to twitter to make the announcement. "If any kids on FB ya twitter who has a heart...
  • Salman Khanstarrer 'Kick' enters the Rs 100 croreclub on Eid July 29, 2014

    This might not come as a surprise to Salman Khan fans. After doing smashing business over weekend, 'Kick' has now hit the muchcoveted Rs 100 crore mark on the auspicious occasion of Eid. Movie critic and analyst Taran Aadash tweeted on Tuesday, "As you read this, Kick enters the Rs...
  • 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...
  • Emraan Hashmi is waiting for the right script to work with Salman Khan July 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Emraan Hashmi would love to team up with Bollywood superstar Salman Khan, but says that the script has to be really good. "If got the opportunity I would love to do. But so far I have not any such script where I can work with him," Emraan said here. "But...
  • Salman Khan's Eid luck works in favour of 'Kick', earns Rs 83.73 crore in three days July 29, 2014

    Mumbai: If one goes by the box office collections of Salman Khanstarrer 'Kick', people would unanimously agree that the superstar, whose Eid releases like 'Wanted' and 'Ek Tha Tiger' turned out to be super hits, should stick to his lucky date for movie screenings. 'Kick', which marks the directorial debut of...