Taran Adarsh

  • 'Queen' earns Rs 10 crore in the opening weekend; 'Gulaab Gang' earns Rs 8 crore March 11, 2014

    New Delhi: Two women oriented films, 'Queen' and 'Gulaab Gang' had a slow start on its opening weekend. While 'Queen' earned Rs 10 Crore in the first three days of its release, Madhuri Dixit and Juhi Chawla starrer 'Gulaab Gang' earned Rs 8.84 crores. Word of mouth publicity coupled with...
  • 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 box-office 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...
  • Salman Khan's 'Jai Ho' earns Rs 33.80 cr in the first two days January 26, 2014

    New Delhi: Salman Khan starrer 'Jai Ho', which is being expected to smash all box office records, hasn't had a smashing start. The film managed to earn only Rs 33.80 cr in the first two days of its release. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh took to Twitter to share the film's...
  • Will Salman Khan's 'Jai Ho' be able to cross the Rs 300 crore mark? January 24, 2014

    Mumbai: The stage is set for Salman Khan's 'Jai Ho', his first release of the year. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh is confident that it will cross the Rs.300-crore-mark while Amod Mehra says though a bumper opening is assured, reaching Rs.200 crore could be "a Herculean task". Directed by Salman's brother Sohail,...
  • '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 Khan-starrer '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...
  • Dhoom 3: Aamir Khan's film becomes the biggest non-holiday opener in Bollywood December 21, 2013

    New Delhi: As expected, Aamir Khan's 'Dhoom 3' has opened at a positive note. As per trade analyst Taran Adarsh it has become the biggest non-holiday opener in Bollywood toll date. He tweets, "Dhoom3 emerges the BIGGEST non-holiday opener ever. Collects ₹ 30 cr+ [early est] on Friday. Hindi version...
  • It's great when hard work pays off: Sanjay Leela Bhansali November 16, 2013

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali is heartened by the opening day response to his latest release 'Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-leela', which has reportedly drawn audiences in big numbers to theatres. Relieved and exuberant, Bhansali said: "I haven't received so many congratulations in a while. Everybody is saying this is the kind...
  • 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...
  • 'Shuddh Desi Romance' earns Rs 23.35 cr in the opening weekend September 9, 2013

    New Delhi: Bollywood films have often explored love in a typical mushy manner but director Maneesh Sharma differs in his opinion and tries to address the relationship issues of today's youth. Within a few days of the release of the film, 'Shuddh Desi Romance' has struck the right chord with...
  • 'Chennai Express' creates history at the box-office August 24, 2013

    New Delhi: Shah Rukh Khan-Deepika Padukone starrer 'Chennai Express' is doing wonders at the box-office and the main yardstick of its success is the money garnered in a limited period. Sinking all the previous records, 'Chennai Express' has emerged as the highest grossing Bollywood film of all time. As per...
  • Chennai Express: What makes it a winner of the number game August 15, 2013

    New Delhi: Director Rohit Shetty's dream run continues at the box-office with the unprecedented success of 'Chennai Express'. The film opened to packed houses despite getting mixed, mostly negative, reviews. Though 'Chennai Express' had the essential ingredients of a commercially successful film, still the magnitude of its opening was unanticipated....
  • 'Chennai Express' earns Rs 6.75 crore in paid previews, breaks records August 9, 2013

    New Delhi: Filmmaker Rohit Shetty's much-awaited 'Chennai Express' has kicked off in the most impressive way possible. If the paid previews collection is anything to go by, Shah Rukh Khan-Deepika Padukone starrer has been a hit with the movie buffs. In India, the film has collected Rs 6.75 crore, which...
  • 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' earns Rs 19.80 cr in two days July 14, 2013

    New Delhi: Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag', deemed a moving and inspirational tale of life of Indian sprinter Milkha Singh, managed an impressive Rs 8.5 crore business on its opening day. So far, the film has garnered Rs 19.80 crore in two days. Adarsh tweets, "#BhaagMilkhaBhaag Thu previews 1.05 cr,...
  • 'Ghanchakkar' earns Rs 7.2 crore on the opening day June 29, 2013

    New Delhi: Vidya Balan and Emraan Hashmi's last film 'The Dirty Picture' had set the cash registers ringing with their power-packed performances and some crackling chemistry. But their latest 'Ghanchakkar' seems to have got just an average response at the box office on the opening day. The film is able...
  • 'Raanjhanaa' collects Rs 11.40 crore in two days June 23, 2013

    New Delhi: Dhanush not just created a stir with his song 'Kolaveri Di' in Bollywood but the actor's Bollywood debut 'Raanjhanaa' has also set the cash registers ringing at the box office. Within two days of the release of the film, 'Raanjhanaa' has collected Rs 11.40 crore. Trade Analyst Tarab...
  • Tremendous start at the Box Office for 'Iron Man 3', 'Aashiqui 2' April 26, 2013

    New Delhi: 'Ironman 3', which has Robert Downey Jr reprising his role of superhero industrialist Tony Stark from the first two films as well as last summer's 'The Avengers', got a 100 per cent opening for 3D and 80 per cent for 2D in India, an official Disney UTV spokesperson...
  • Jolly LLB passes the 'Monday Test', collects Rs 14 cr March 19, 2013

    New Delhi: Director Subhash Kapoor's court room drama 'Jolly LLB' passed what film trade analyst Taran Adarsh called the 'Monday Examination' to make a four day-total of Rs 14.41 crore. "Jolly LLB passes the 'Monday examination'. Collects 1.90 crore, which is 38% decline from Friday numbers. Fantastic. 4-day total: 14.41 crore,"...
  • 'Vishwaroop' earns Rs 1.89 crore on opening day February 2, 2013

    Chennai: Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan said Saturday he is pleased with the response to the Hindi version of his controversial film 'Vishwaroop' in north India. The Hindi version released in over 1,000 screens Friday. "I am extremely happy with the response my film has received in north India," Kamal Haasan said...
  • 'Talaash' earns Rs 47.1 crore in three days December 3, 2012

    New Delhi: Aamir Khan, who already has two Rs 100 crore club films under his kitty, seems to be on his way to make a hat trick with his suspense thriller 'Talaash'. The film, which hit the theatres last Friday, has already raked in Rs 47.1 crore by the end...
  • 'Jab Tak Hai Jaan' earns Rs 150 crore in ten days November 23, 2012

    New Delhi: Late Yash Chopra's last directorial venture 'Jab Tak Hai Jaan' is still casting its magic on the silver screen. The romantic saga, which has already entered the Rs 100 crore club, has managed to rake in some more moolah. The film, which had collected Rs 120 crore in...
  • Box Office: '1920 Evil Returns' is a hit November 10, 2012

    New Delhi: Filmmaker Bhushan Patel's horror flick '1920: Evil Returns' has made an estimated Rs 20.33 crore in its second week to be declared a hit, said film trade analyst Taran Adarsh. "1920 Evil Returns (2nd Week) Fri *est* 1.22 cr. Total: Rs 20.33 cr. HIT.," tweeted Adarsh on Saturday. '1920:...
  • '1920 Evil Returns' earns Rs 7.93 cr in two days November 6, 2012

    New Delhi: 'Skyfall', the latest film in the James Bond franchise is still doing well at the UK box office, and positive word of mouth publicity is expected to give it a good opening in India too. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweets about its business in UK, "#Skyfall is smashing...
  • Box Office: Rush, Chakravyuh and Ajab Gazabb Love October 29, 2012

    New Delhi: Emraan Hashmi's latest flick received a cold response in first few days of its release. The film could only garner Rs 2 crore at the opening weekend despite a good star cast. Not that the film's competitors at the box-office, 'Ajab Gazabb Love' and 'Chakravyuh' set the cash...
  • 'Aiyyaa' earns Rs 4.7 crore in the opening weekend October 16, 2012

    New Delhi: It seems director Sachin Kundalkar's 'Aiyyaa' had failed to make any mark at the box office. The film has collected a meager amount of Rs 4.7 crore in its first weekend. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweets, "#Aiyyaa - Opening Weekend *revised* 4.7 cr nett. Disaster!" 'Aiyyaa' revolves around a...
  • Prithviraj entered Bollywood with good reviews October 16, 2012

    Actor Prithviraj who had been keeping his fingers crossed waiting for the initial reviews of his debut Bollywood movie 'Aiyyaa' is quite relieved now. The movie which had a steady opening on October 12 at maximum screens across the nation also has brought good reviews for the actor. While trade analyst...
  • 'Barfi' grosses Rs 100 crore worldwide September 24, 2012

    New Delhi: The magic of Anurag Basu's 'Barfi!' continued to work at the Box Office. The heartwarming movie, about love between a hearing and speech impaired boy and an autistic girl, has grossed Rs 100 crore abroad, according to film trade analyst Taran Adarsh. Barfi, which was chosen as India's official...
  • Box Office: Barfi, Raaz 3 are back-to-back hits September 17, 2012

    New Delhi: Even with a limited release, Barfi did "remarkable" business in its opening weekend and collected approximately Rs 34.20 crore nett, film trade analyst Taran Adarsh said. This is the breakup of the Barfi business: Friday 9.20 crore, Saturday 11.50 crore, Sun (estimated) Rs 13.5 crore. "Barfi was released...
  • 'Joker' tanks everywhere, but a huge hit in Fiji September 3, 2012

    New Delhi: 'Joker' may be a disaster of epic proportions everywhere, but it's breaking records in Fiji and is a bigger hit than even Shah Rukh Khan's 'Don 2' there, said film trade analyst Taran Adarsh. The overseas Box Office report for Joker is far from promising according to the collection...
  • 'Joker' fails to impress, earns Rs 5 cr on day 1 September 1, 2012

    New Delhi: Akshay Kumar's absence from the promotion of 'Joker' is reflecting in its collection. The film has collected around Rs 5 crore on the first day, which is lower than the collection of recent Akshay Kumar films. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweets, "#Joker Friday numbers are poor in India...