The cold wave coupled with the ongoing cricket matches is taking a toll on film business. The occupancy at single screens/movieplexes has fallen to a new low, with films running to almost empty halls during evening and night shows.
Rohit Jugraj, whose recently released "Superstar" opened to favourable reviews and revived his career, is set to direct a desi version of Hollywood's super chick flick "Charlie's Angels".
“We are very confident of Jodhaa Akbar and looking forward to people's reactions from Friday onwards,” says Siddharth Roy Kapoor, Executive Vice President, Marketing, Distribution and Syndication, UTV.
Firoz Nadiadwala's Welcome, which has been a huge hit across the globe, finally released in Pakistan on February 8, 2008.
Ashutosh Gowariker's epic love story "Jodhaa Akbar" is to get one of the biggest worldwide releases. UTV Motion Pictures will release the Hritik Roshan-Aishwarya Rai starrer in 26 countries on Friday.
With all eyes on Bollywood, and a whole slew of movies due for release, Bollywood Hungama took up the challenge to chart what are likely to be the biggest blockbusters of 2008. The analysis took the form of an extensive survey (from 23rd to 31st January) conducted online amongst those who really matter - the consumers.
Pakistan's move to ease the ban on Indian films after 40 long years augurs well for entertainment industries in both countries and will also signal an end to demonisation of people from one country in the other's movies.
The unique feature of a package of movies from Jammu and Kashmir shown at the ongoing Mumbai International Film Festival (MIFF) 2008 is that it evokes memories of the silent era.
The below-mentioned release dates have been given by the producers and distributors of these films. At times, the films get postponed for various reasons, hence the list is updated every week. All releases are subject to Censor Certification.
(Note: Movie names listed in alphabetical order)
Its reunion time for old friends Sunil Shetty and Sanjay Khanna. It's been almost after 7 years that they will be coming together, the last time being in the film Ittefaq.