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  • Riteish Deshmukh: 'Grand Masti' was a bold film, glad it crossed Rs 100 crore mark June 18, 2014

    Mumbai: When it comes to genre, actorproducer Riteish Deshmukh feels that he has nothing more to offer to sex comedies post the grand success of "Grand Masti", and therefore he won't accept an offer with a similar script. "I enjoyed doing 'Grand Masti' and before its release I said that I...
  • Aftab Shivdasani, Nin Dusanj are a married couple June 12, 2014

    Aftab Shivdasani, who was last seen in 'Grand Masti' has tied the knot with fiance Nin Dusanj. Britainborn Nin worked as a consultant in a luxury brand industry in Hong Kong for 6 years before shifted to India in 2012. According to media reports, Aftab married Nin in a private...
  • Vivek Oberoi: I'm very careful in choosing the scripts now May 13, 2014

    Mumbai: After tasting success last year with backto back hits "Grand Masti" and "Krrish 3", actor Vivek Oberoi is being cautious in choosing scripts. Vivek's career graph was on a downfall post 2007 release "Shootout At Wadala", but the two films of 2013 gave him a new lease of life in...
  • Shaadi Ke Side Effects: Raising a toast to fidelity February 28, 2014

    New Delhi: We have had Bollywood make fun of marriage too many times now. And in most cases, the jokes have been clichéd and to a point of being regressive. From 'No Entry' to 'Masti' to the horrid 'Grand Masti' all have highlighted the side effects of being a married...
  • Bollywood's surprise hits of 2013 December 7, 2013

    New Delhi: While roping in popular names is the most reliable way for films to rake in the moolah, 2013 saw several projects that featured new faces and didn't rely on typical an cliched elements to churn out box office hits. We bring to you a list of films that...
  • People associate with Bollywood fashion trends: Lara Dutta November 23, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Lara Dutta, who hopes to set new fashion trends with her latest range of selfdesigned saris, believes people have a strong connect with all that Bollywood stars do. Bollywood sets many trends in terms of clothes, hair, accessories, colours, music and dance. It makes Lara happy. "It is great...
  • 'Mast' turns 14, Aftab Shivdasani thanks fans for support October 15, 2013

    New Delhi: Aftab Shivdasani entered Hindi filmdom as a hero with 'Mast' and he is in a celebration mood as his first movie completes 14 years on Tuesday. It's like a double bonanza for him as he also tasted big success with 'Grand Masti' after a long time. "Today 14 years...
  • Sharman Joshi: I don't want to be part of sex comedies October 8, 2013

    Mumbai: Sharman Joshi is happy at the success of 'Grand Masti' and admits that he enjoys comedies. However, the actor has no intention of taking up another adult comedy at the moment. "I only do work that I enjoy doing. As an audience, I enjoy all kinds of films. I am...
  • Grand Masti: First Bollywood adult film to cross the Rs 100 cr mark October 6, 2013

    New Delhi: Director Indra Kumar's adult comedy has hit the bull's eye at the domestic box office it has crossed Rs 100 crore mark and a trade analyst says it has become 'the first adult film to attain the status'. "And it's a century... 'Grand Masti' crosses Rs 100 crore...
  • I wouldn't even enter a theatre to watch 'Grand Masti': Zoya Akhtar October 5, 2013

    Mumbai: Director Zoya Akhtar is critical of the recently released adult comedy 'Grand Masti' and says that it is the kind of film she would never give her money to. "'Grand Masti'... I wouldn't even enter (a theatre) to watch it. I have seen the promo and I know that it...
  • Aftab doesn't think 'Grand Masti' is vulgar September 26, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Aftab Shivdasani does not agree with reports that his film 'Grand Masti' is facing flak for being overtly sexual and vulgar. He argues that the adult comedy is only for entertainment and should not be taken seriously. "Who said it? I have not heard anything like it. As far...
  • Process for third part must have begun: Sonalee Kulkarni on 'Grand Masti' September 23, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Sonalee Kulkarni, seen in 'Grand Masti', has hinted that the filmmakers are already planning a third movie to the franchise. "The best compliment for a filmmaker is when the audience asks them about the next part. So yes, it's a compliment and I am sure our makers are listening...
  • Is 'Grand Masti' the next film to enter the Rs 100 cr club? September 22, 2013

    New Delhi: It seems the Indian film enthusiasts don't attach much importance to a film's reviews. The latest example to prove this is the super success of director Indra Kumar's adult comedy 'Grand Masti'. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweets, "#GrandMasti Week 1: ₹ 66.10 cr. Week 2: Fri ₹ 3.40...
  • 'Grand Masti' collects Rs 66.48 crore in first week September 21, 2013

    New Delhi: Adult comedy 'Grand Masti' has generated Rs.66.48 at the box office within the first week of its release. Directed by Indra Kumar, the bold movie, which released Sep 13, opened with Rs.12.51 crore. It stars Riteish Deshmukh, Vivek Oberoi and Aftab Shivdasani along with six actresses. The film went on...
  • 'Grand Masti' sets new box-office benchmark for adult comedies September 18, 2013

    New Delhi: Director Indra Kumar's latest venture 'Grand Masti' is doing wonders at the box-office. So far, the adult comedy has gathered Rs 47.68 crore in first four days. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweets, "#GrandMasti Wknd 40.18 cr, Mon 7.75 cr, Tue 7.25 cr [few sites yet to be added]....
  • Response to 'Grand Masti' is mind blowing: Vivek Oberoi September 16, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Vivek Oberoi, who is basking in the success of 'Grand Masti', is happy that despite being panned by the critics, the adult comedy has been accepted by the audiences. For him, the most cherishing fact is that despite having bold content, men and women equally liked the film. "As far...
  • Teja's joke, Mona's submission and a collective 'Grand Masti' September 16, 2013

    New Delhi: Vivek Oberoi was in search for a commercially successful film since many months and it's almost certain that his quest is going to end with 'Grand Mast''. The film is doing a remarkable business at the box-office and is likely to emerge as the next milestone for the...
  • It's party time for Vivek Oberoi after the success of 'Grand Masti' September 15, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Vivek Oberoi is in a party mood as his latest release 'Grand Masti', an adult comedy replete with double entendres, earned Rs 26 crore in two days. Made at Rs 35 crore, it has been written by Milap Zaveri and has earned brickbats from critics for innuendos and suggestive...
  • 'Grand Masti' gathers Rs 26 crore in two days September 15, 2013

    New Delhi: Director Indra Kumar's 'Grand Masti' has opened to packed houses despite being hugely criticised by the reviewers. The film's collection is showing a positive trend and it seems to be on the right track to become a big hit. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted about the film's business,...
  • Grand Masti: Sex and sleaze can never go out of fashion September 15, 2013

    Mumbai: Sleaze is here to please. And who are we to disagree! 'Grand Masti', Indra Kumar's homage to hefty horniness has opened to a massive thundering ovation with youngsters thronging theatres in droves to watch the certifiable sex comedy. This celebration of sex, sleaze and bust seems to have caught the...
  • Grand Masti: 10 double meaning dialogues from the film September 14, 2013

    New Delhi: Veteran director Indra Kumar's venture 'Grand Masti' is the latest edition in the list of Bollywood adult comedies. As expected, the film is full of double meaning dialogues. We have compiled some of the gems for you that won't make you think twice in order to understand the...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Grand Masti', 'John Day' and 'Grown Ups 2' September 14, 2013

    This week on CNN-IBN, Rajeev Masand reviews 'Grand Masti', 'John Day' and 'Grown Ups 2'. Also on the show are actors Irrfan Khan and Nimrat Kaur as they talk about their upcoming movie, "the Lunchbox". ...
  • 'Grand Masti' review: It's vulgar, but too silly to qualify as an 'adult comedy' September 13, 2013

    Cast: Vivek Oberoi, Ritesh Deshmukh, Aftab Shivdasani Director: Indra Kumar You don't go in to watch a sex comedy and come out complaining that it's got too many dirty jokes. That's like going to the beach and grumbling about the sand. 'Grand Masti', directed by Indra Kumar, is a smutty movie. And...
  • Vivek Oberoi wants Van Damme in 'Masti 3' September 13, 2013

    New Delhi: The third film from the 'Masti' franchise is yet to be confirmed but Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi has already gone a step ahead and asked Hollywood action star Jean-Claude Van Damme to be a part of 'Masti 3'. The 37-year-old actor's 'Grand Masti', a sequel to the 2004 adult...
  • 'Grand Masti' Tweet Review: First day, first show September 13, 2013

    New Delhi: The form and content of Bollywood comedies have changed a lot in recent times. There are filmmakers who have shown the willingness of venturing beyond the established themes. Indra Kumra is one of them. He was probably the first director t who broke away from the conventions and...
  • Ban on films poses problems for actors: Vivek Oberoi September 12, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Vivek Oberoi says a ban or stay should not be imposed on a film once it is cleared by the Central Board of Film Certification because it translates into trouble for filmmakers as well as actors. He was reacting to the Punjab and Haryana High Court stay on the...
  • Grand Masti: Is it the boldest Bollywood film till date? September 12, 2013

    New Delhi: A sequel to 2004 film 'Masti', 'Grand Masti' is a multi-starrer comedy featuring Vivek Oberoi, Aftab Shivdasani and Riteish Deshmukh in the lead. The film has been directed by Indra Kumar and has been presented by Bharat Shah. "The film has been made in a budget of Rs 35...
  • Dear Bollywood, you are accountable to us all September 12, 2013

    New Delhi: Our Hindi film industry has a knack of surprising us. Just when you think the industry is finally evolving and making realistic films, comes a 'Grand Masti', 'Himmatwala' and 'Zanjeer' which takes us back in time when Bollywood was all about male machismo. From Priyanka Chopra's 'Pinky' dance...
  • Akshay, Riteish, Tusshar: Are heroes the new age comic relief? September 11, 2013

    New Delhi: Probably it was the beginning of the talkie era which made the filmmakers realise the importance of breathers. The directors had started experimenting with the themes and they were feeling the need of giving a relatively lighter scene before packing the climax with a punch. Earlier comedians were...
  • Haryana, Punjab to ban 'Grand Masti'? September 10, 2013

    Chandigarh: The Punjab and Haryana High Court Tuesday ordered a stay on the release of Hindi film 'Grand Masti' in theatres in Punjab, Haryana and Chandigarh. The film was scheduled for release across India Sep 13. A lawyer had petitioned the court that the film contained vulgar dialogues and obscene content. He...