Guest Editor Deepika Padukone speaks to Box Office India about her upcoming release Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, her journey in Bollywood, her goals and her strengths and insecurities
Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (YJHD) is very hot among the trade. What are your expectations from the film?
I think ...
Posted in In Conversation, Interviews, Main Story
Tagged acting, ayaan mukerji, Badtameez dil, Balam pichkari, Cocktail, Deepika Padukone, Director, film, Ranbir Kapoor, Song, Yeh Jawaani Hain Deewani
UTV Movies will present its audience with two super hit films Paan Singh Tomar and Cocktail this weekend. The channel will telecast Paan Singh Tomar on February 8, Friday at 9:30pm and Cocktail will have a twin telecast on Saturday, 9 and Sunday, February 10 at 9:30pm.
The Race franchise is known for its glamour, thrills, intrigue and music. After the super success of the first part, makers Abbas-Mustan return with a sequel that promises more glitz,bigger twists and an even bigger star cast. Pritam, who scored some chartbusters for the original, returns as the composer for ...
Arijit Singh is one of those singers who got a break from a reality show but it was not easy to sustain. It took him seven years to establish himself as a singer. Over to him
I belong to a Bengali family, so music runs in my blood ...
Posted in Features
Tagged Aaja Nachle, Agent Vinod, Cocktail, High School 2, Himesh Reshammiya, Phir le aaya dil, Raja Hassan, Shankar Mahadevan, Shilpa Rao, Sulaiman, Vishal Dadlani, Yaariyaan
Valuable lessons learnt and money in the till… The Hindi film industry is revelling in a very successful 2012 and is looking forward to an even better last quarter. A report card from the trade…
It’s raining hits for the Hindi film industry. The first six months of the ...
Our industry has often been criticised for exhibiting a certain herd mentality. In droves, filmmakers latch on to the last hit film or star and then try to create multiple clones of that success.
While it is easy for outsiders to deride this trait, the fraternity itself would justifiably ...
Posted in Take One
Tagged Agneepath, Bol Bachchan, Bol Bachchan and Ek Tha Tiger, Cocktail, Ek Main Aur Ekk Tu, Ferrari Ki Sawaari, Gangs Of Wasseypur, Housefull 2, Ishaqzaade, Jannat 2, Jism 2 and Ek Tha Tiger, Kahaani, Kyaa Super Kool Hain Hum, Paan Singh Tomar, Rowdy Rathore, Tere Naal Love Ho Gaya, Vicky Donor
DTH service provider Videocon d2h has launched an exclusive movie channel, d2h Cinema, which will air new Bollywood movies. The subscription fee for the channel, which will air four new movies every month, is Rs 60 per month. The launch of the channel will air movies like Vicky Donor, Ferrari ...
Prime Focus delivered 431 VFX shots and DI for Illuminati Films’ latest venture Cocktail, which released on July 13. This is Prime Focus’s fourth collaboration with Illuminati Films and the second this year after Agent Vinod. The VFX work was completed in 50 days. Leading the VFX was Govardhan Viagraham, ...
The second week collection of Cocktail in Ujjain are as follows:
PVR - 2,07,643
The second week collections of Cocktail in Indore are as follows:
PVR - 6,35,004
Mangal BIG - 98,348
INOX (SAPNA) - 2,36,983
INOX(CENTRAL) - 2,73,853
Velocity - 1,30,905
Satyam - 343562
K Sera Sera - 39252
Regal - 114810
The second week collections of Cocktail in Lucknow are as follows:
Wave1 - 5,40,434
PVR Pheonix 1 - 3,88,198
PVR Sahara 1 - 4,08,567
FUN - 4,32,924
INOX 1 - 1,70,664
Novelty 1 - 2,31,582
Novelty 2 - 1,35,642
First week collection of Cocktail in Saurashtra are as follows:
Cinemax Rajkot - 12,44,636
Big Cinemas Rajkot - 12,44,816
Cosmoplex Rajkot - 13,25,752
Galaxy Rajkot - 4,25,686
Top 3 Bhavnagar - 10,13,568
Mehul Jamnagar - 5,65,152
Review Jamnagar - 2,26,672
Madhuban Gandhidham - 1,86,184
This week, Hindi releases Gattu, Mere Dost Picture Abhi Baki Hai and Chalo Driver, lost the battle to Hollywood flick The Dark Knight Rises (TDKR). With many big Hollywood releases making a mark in India, TDKR has generated huge expectations and has released at 1,000-odd screens in India. Besides, with ...
Eros International Media Ltd has signed a licencing agreement with Viacom18 Media for new and forthcoming releases and library films to be shown exclusively on Viacom18’s Colors channel in India. Some of the titles include Cocktail, Shirin Farhad Ki Toh Nikal Padi and Khiladi 786.
A youth-centric film is a sure-shot winner when it comes to the multiplex audience. And in this case, Cocktail has taken A-class centres by storm across territories, especially the metro cities. As far as the film’s first day goes, Illuminati Films’ Cocktail, starring Saif Ali Khan, Deepika Padukone and Diana ...
Saif Ali Khan, Deepika Padukone and Diana Penty promoted their film Cocktail at the launch of Mini Convertible and Mini Countryman at New Delhi. They interacted with the media and fans alike over a cocktail party.
This week’s release Homi Adjania’s Cocktail opened to full houses in the multiplexes all across India. Considering the overwhelming response, the Saif Ali Khan, Deepika Padukone-starrer, which also marks the debut of Diana Penty, is expected to enjoy a smooth run on its first day at the box office.
The film caters largely to the youth, which explains the somewhat unenthusiastic response ...
The VFX, Digital Intermediate and soundfor Illuminati Films and Eros International’s Cocktail are underway at Prime Focus Studios.Produced by Saif Ali Khan and Dinesh Vijan,and directed by Homi Adajania, the filmtoplines Saif Ali Khan, Deepika Padukone,Diana Penty, Boman Irani and DimpleKapadia. Music: Pritam.
The year 2012 began in the wake of quite a spectacular 2011 for the trade. And the question on everyone’s mind was whether this year would be as good, if not better, than last year. With half the year behind us, now is as good a time as any to ...
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Tagged Agent Vinod, Agneepath, Barfi, ChashmeBaddoor, Cocktail, Ek Main Aur Ekk Tu, Ek Tha Tiger, Ferrari Ki Sawaari, Gangs Of Wasseypur Part 2, Heroine, Housefull 2, Ishaqzaade, Jannat 2, Jism 2, Kahaani, KyaaSuper Kool Hain Hum, Paan Singh Tomar, Players, Raaz 3, Rowdy Rathore, Son Of Sardaar, Tere Naal Love Ho Gaya, Tezz, Vicky Donor
The VFX, Digital Intermediate and sound for Illuminati Films and Eros International’s Cocktail is in progress at Prime Focus Studious.Produced by Saif Ali Khan and Dinesh Vijan, and directed by Homi Adajania, the film toplines Saif Ali Khan, Deepika Padukone, Diana Penty, Boman Irani and Dimple Kapadia. Music: Pritam.
Dubbing for Illuminati Films and Eros International’s Cocktail is in progressat BR Studious. Produced by Saif Ali Khan and Dinesh Vijan, and directed by Homi Adajania, the film toplines Saif Ali Khan, Deepika Padukone, Diana Penty and Boman Irani. Music: Pritam.
The Digital Intermediate and VFX of Illuminati Films’ Cocktail are underway at Prime Focus Studios. Produced by Saif Ali Khan and Dinesh Vijan, and directed by Homi Adajania, the film features Saif Ali Khan, Deepika Padukone and Boman Irani. Music: Pritam
The Digital Intermediate and VFX of Illuminati Films’ Cocktail are in progress at Prime Focus Studios. Produced by Saif Ali Khan and Dinesh Vijan, and directedby Homi Adajania, the film features Saif Ali Khan, Deepika Padukone, Boman Irani and Diana Penty. Music: Pritam
Randeep Hooda is known for his darker roles. He started his career with a small role in Monsoon Wedding and came back with Ram Gopal Varma’s D. He did a few unforgettable films before he bounced back with Once Upon A Time In Mumbaai. After that, Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster ...
• They already made one film, and are now awaiting the release of their next Agent Vinod while the third one Cocktail (tentativelytitled) and Go Goa Gone are under production. Illuminati Films has decided to make another film with, of course, Saif Ali Khan in the lead. Is this a ...
The third shooting schedule of Illuminati Films’ Cocktail will commence in South Africa on November 26. Produced by Saif Ali Khan and directed by Homi Adajania, the film features Saif Ali Khan, Deepika Padukone and Diana Penty. Writer: Imtiaz Ali.
The second shoot schedule for Illuminati Films’ Cocktail has wrapped up in Hyderabad.
Produced by Saif Ali Khan and directed by Homi Adajania.
The film features Saif Ali Khan, Deepika Padukone and Diana Penty.
There’s a big debate going on in the film trade circle about Saif Ali Khan’s home production Agent Vinod being directed by Sriram Raghavan, as to whether it will release on its announced date i.e December 9. The news goes that the leading lady of the film Kareena ...
The shoot for Illuminati Films’ Cocktail is in progress in London. Produced by Saif Ali Khan and directed by Homi Adajania, the film toplines Saif Ali Khan, Deepika Padukone and Diana Penty. Writer: Imtiaz Ali.