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‘Limitless’ on top

March 30, 2011


By: Kabeer Mahajan It’s yet another week with three debutants sitting pretty on top of the UK Box Office. Bradley Cooper’s new movie Limitless stormed to the top of the tree of the UK box office collecting a shade over £2m on its opening weekend. As is the recent trend, no top trio is complete […]

Bollywood sings the Hollywood tune

March 27, 2011


By: Kabeer Mahajan The traditional recipe for a Hindi blockbuster film is pretty simple. A macho hero, an attractive sultry heroine, five songs shot in exotic locations and the baddie getting beaten to death at the end. So standardized is it that such films are usually referred to as ‘masala’ films. The Hindi film industry […]

Screened on the Web

March 20, 2011


By: Kabeer Mahajan It’s been a week since the release of Girl Walks Into a Bar. It is the first movie specifically tailored for distribution via the Internet. The ensemble comedy stars Zachary Quinto, Carla Gugino, Danny DeVito, Josh Hartnett, Rosario Dawson and ex-East Enders star Michelle Ryan. The film has already attracted over 260,000 […]

Super Bowl-ed Over

March 15, 2011


By: Kabeer Mahajan The Super Bowl is the perfect platform to showcase spring and summer films. Film spots at Super bowl 2011 were back with a bang. After a couple years of economic doldrums and creative crisis the celluloid world was back to the showcase event of the season. We got numerous peaks at the […]

‘Rango’ takes pole

March 8, 2011


By: Kabeer Mahajan Johnny Depp is back on the top of the UK box office just as he was a year ago. Alice in Wonderland set the box office charts on fire in March 2010 and Depp is the lead character voice in the animated feature Rango, a film that sits on the top of […]

Animation movies in Business

March 1, 2011


By: Kabeer Mahajan It’s the half term holidays in the UK and so no surprises then that a children’s animation feature at the top of the box office charts. Gnomeo & Juliet, was up 13% from the previous weekend to £2.5m, the Disney flick has now grossed an impressive total of £12.90m. in second place […]