Actor Kunal Kemmu has been a part of filmmaker Rohit Shetty's Golmaal franchise for a while now. He says the multi-starrer film series works only because of the entire team, including his co-stars Ajay Devgn, Arshad Warsi and Tusshar Kapoor.
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Total Dhamaal, that’s how Ajay Devgn and Madhuri Dixit’s recent release is performing at the box office. Indra Kumar’s directorial venture is busy casting its spell at the ticket windows.The film is now gallpoing towards the Rs 100-crore club.
New Delhi: February 28, 2019 12:51 IST Total Dhamaal is unstoppable at the box office.Total Dhamaal, that’s how Ajay Devgn and Madhuri Dixit’s recent release is performing at the box office.Indra Kumar’s directorial venture is busy casting its spell at the ticket windows. With each passing day, Total Dhamaal is inching towards the Rs 100-crore club.After crossing the Rs 80-crore on in 5 days, Total Dhamaal is refusing to slow down.After a fabulous 4 day collection, the film made Rs 8.75 crore on Tuesday. Wednesday was no less.
The film Rs 7.05 crore, thus taking the total to Rs 88.05 crore.The third instalment in the Dhamaal franchise brings Anil Kapoor and Madhuri Dixit together after 19 years.Anil in a recent interview to an entertainment portal opened up on film’s success. He said, “I’m so thrilled to see how much people are enjoying Total Dhamaal.We set out to make an out-and-out family entertainer and judging by audiences’ response, we seem to be accomplishing that mission. It was such a blast making the film and I’m so happy that the fun has spilled onto the screen and into people’s hearts.”Directed by Indra Kumar, Total Dhamaal also stars Riteish Deshmukh, Johnny Lever, Arshad Warsi, Jaaved Jaaferi, Boman Irani, Sanjay Mishra and Esha Gupta in key roles.The film tells the tale of ten people, rushing to the Janakpur zoo to look for Rs 50 crore worth of booty.
India Today reviewer Lakshana Palat gave the film 2 stars out of 5 and said, “The little respite in this adventure-comedy is the pairing of Anil Kapoor and Madhuri Dixit, who prove that they still have the same impeccable chemistry and partnership almost two decades later. While Ajay Devgn gives a fair performance with his poorly written character and punches, it’s surprisingly the otherwise fantastic Sanjay Mishra who is a letdown.
Overall, the film fails with its comedy and punch-lines and leaves you with a headache.”
Total Dhamaal box office collection Day 6: Total Dhamaal is expected to enter the 100 crore club during its second weekend. In six days, the film earned Rs 88.05 crore.
By Entertainment Desk |New Delhi | Related News Total Dhamaal box office collection Day 5: Ajay Devgn-Anil Kapoor film mints Rs 81 croreTotal Dhamaal box office collection Day 4: Ajay Devgn film earns Rs 72.25 croreAnil Kapoor wants to feature in Sachin Tendulkars biopic Total Dhamaal box office collection Day 6: The film will possibly cross the 100 crore mark in its second weekend.Total Dhamaal might have been panned by critics but the film is winning the hearts of the audience.
In the first week of its release, the Ajay Devgn starrer has done great business at the box office. In six days, the film earned Rs 88.05 crore.AdvertisingAdarsh also estimated that the film will possibly cross Rs 92 crore in the first week and cross the 100 crore mark during its second weekend.Total Dhamaal has already emerged as the most successful film in the Dhamaal franchise.Total Dhamaal stars Ajay Devgn, Madhuri Dixit, Anil Kapoor, Riteish Deshmukh, Arshad Warsi and Javed Jaffrey and Sanjay Mishra among others.
The Indian Express critic Shubhra Gupta gave one-and-a-half stars to Total Dhamaal and mentioned in her review, Brainless comedies can be a lot of fun (brain, stop smirking), but they need to be written with smarts. Here, the CGI animals (the climactic chunk of the film is set in a zoo) have more effect than the humans.
A rhino’s horn becomes a pointed spear for falling backsides. A chimp and an elephant are used to give us lessons on kindness.
And a roaring tiger becomes the emblem of Gujju pride, with a character saying: a Gandhi chased the Brits away, and the one we have now will conquer all. Clap clap.Pandering to the powers that be? Oh, fully. AdvertisingThis weekend, Total Dhamaal will witness some competition as Luka Chuppi and Sonchiriya release on March 1.0
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) With over 20 million views in 24 hours since its release, the trailer of Akshay Kumar’s “Kesari” has piqued interest about the historic Battle of Saragarhi of 1897.
The September 12, 1897 battle, in the North-West Frontier Province (now Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan), is distinct as 21 Sikhs of the 36th Sikh Regiment (now the 4th Battalion of the Sikh Regiment) of British India, defended an army post against more than 10,000 Afghan and Orakzai tribesmen.The British government had conferred on the martyred soldiers of the 36th Sikhs its highest battle honour of ‘Indian Order of Merit Grade II’.This history has been written about in several books, including in one documentation by Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh.
The story of valour and patriotism has now found takers in the world of showbiz.”Kesari”, which comes out on March 21, was preceded by “21 Sarfarosh: Saragarhi 1897″, a series from Abhimanyu Singh’s Contiloe Pictures, which specialises in historical dramas.The show, streaming on Netflix, has 65 episodes and stars Mohit Raina and Mukul Dev in principal roles.”‘Battle of Saragarhi’ is considered as one of the bravest days in Indian history.
It was a pleasure telling a story of such importance and creating something at this scale,” Singh had said earlier.As for “Kesari”, directed by Anurag Singh, it takes the gripping story to an epic scale with Akshay as Ishar Singh, complete with a turban and beard.
It is the film’s patriotic flavour, backed by action sequences and an aggression that Akshay has displayed, that have made the industry sit up and take notice.Film and trade expert Girish Johar told IANS: “It is a story being told at an epic level.The canvas is huge.”It has a possibility of being the highest box office earner for Akshay Kumar.
Also, Akshay Kumar will be seen in an intense, aggressive avatar, fighting, and moreover, fighting for the country.”Plus, the film has the advantage of releasing on the Holi weekend.Two other Hindi films on the Battle of Saragarhi were in the pipeline, but they have been shelved.Ajay Devgn was making “Son Of Sardaar: The Battle of Saragarhi”, a project he had announced in 2016, an there was another movie by Rajkumar Santoshi, “Battle Of Saragarhi”, starring Randeep Hooda.
Mumbai: The decision comes in the wake of the Pulwama terror attack; Total Dhamaal and Luka Chuppi also won’t release in Pakistan; Satellite Shankar will also not release in Pakistan.
“We are not releasing our film Notebook in Pakistan.Our upcoming films Kabir Singh and Satellite Shankar too will also not release there,” Murad Khetani of Cine 1 Studios, said on the sidelines of the promotional event of his film Notebook.Notebook marks the Bollywood debut of Pranutan Bahl, daughter of actor Mohnish Bahl and granddaughter of veteran actress Nutan.
It will also mark the Bollywood debut of Zaheer Iqbal. Set in Kashmir, the romantic-drama film is produced by Salman Khan, Murad Khetani and Ashwin Varde.
The film is slated to release on March 29.Meanwhile, Kabir Singh, directed by Sandeep Vanga, is a remake of his own Telugu film Arjun Reddy (2017).Jointly produced by Cine1 Studios and T-Series, the film stars Shahid Kapoor and Kiara Advani in lead roles. The film will release on June 21.Directed by Irfan Kamal, Satellite Shankar, produced by Bhushan Kumar, Murad Khetani, Krishan Kumar and Ashwin Varde, stars Sooraj Pancholi in the lead role. It will open in theaters on July 5.
“There is some work left on Kabir Singh, it will take around 12-13 days of work. We have Satellite Shankar, which is complete,” Murad Khetani said.
Earlier, the makers of Total Dhamaal,Luka Chuppi and Diljit Dosanjh’s Arjun Patiala had announced that they will not be releasing their films in Pakistan.Bridesmaid Alia Bhatt Adds Glitter And Sparkle To Her Friend’s Wedding.
Ajay Devgn is quite active on social media and as expected, he’s been a regular victim of trolls. But he had a strong message to the trolls who body-shammed his daughter recently on social media, compelling them to not judge his children.
But he had a strong message to the trolls who body-shammed his daughter recently on social media, compelling them to not judge his children.
Ajay and Kajol’s daughter Nysa was recently trolled for her airport look and it was hardly the first time she was targeted.Ajay Devgn with daughter, Nysa.
Image via As per a report on IANS, Ajay said, “Judge me, but don’t judge my kids. Kajol and I are the actors, judge us.it’s because of us, our children are under the spotlight every time.” The Singham actor further added, “Being judgmental about someone is not a good thing.If I start passing judgment on someone, that person would obviously feel bad.so do my children”.Ajay Devgn concluded that he doesn’t really care about the trolls but when it comes to his children, he can’t help but feels bad that they have to go through such harsh treatment.The 49-year-old actor is currently promoting his upcoming film, Total DhamaalDirected by Indra Kumar, Total Dhamaal releases on 22 February.
Much like the children of other Bollywood celebrities, actor Ajay Devgn and Kajol's 15-year-old daughter Nysa and 8-year-old son Yug, get a lot of media attention and are often targeted by social media trolls.
Bollywood celebrities often become victim of social media trolling and actor Ajay Devgn stated his opinion about it. Ajay and his wife and actress Kajol have a 15-year-old daughter Nysa and 8-year-old son Yug, get a lot of media attention and are often …
Luv Ranjan, who directed films like Sonu Ke Titu Ki Sweety and Pyaar Ka Punchnama, had roped in Ranbir Kapoor and Ajay Devgn for his next film.
But now, Ajay has put a hold on all the rumours and has confirmed that the film will go on floors next year.New DelhiFebruary 12, 2019UPDATED: February 12, 2019 11:15 ISTLuv Ranjan’s this film was slated to hit the floor in 2018Earlier reports of the film being shelved due to script issues were rife, but now Ajay has put a hold on all the rumours and has confirmed that the film will go on floors next year.In a statement given to a daily, the actor said, “Ranbir and I start shooting from next year as planned.The film is being scripted.”It hasn’t been a smooth ride for Luv Ranjan’s this film as it was orginally slated to go on floors in 2018.
It was later pushed to April 2019 and now, as per Ajay’s statement, it has been pushed to 2020.In an earlier interview, Ajay, who will be working with Ranbir after 2010 film Rajneeti, told a leading daily, “Ranbir is an impeccable actor with a great ability to deliver nuanced performances.He is undeniably the most talented actor of his generation. I am looking forward to collaborating with him.”Luv Ranjan is happy to bring together two powerhouses of talent for his next film. “Ajay and Ranbir’s spontaneity and versatility is electrifying and I am elated to be working with not one, but two powerhouse performers in my next film,” said the filmmaker.
Ajay Devgn, who toplines Golmaal franchise and will next be seen in Total Dhamaal, fails to understand why comedy films are labelled “brainless” as he believes it requires great intellect to create funny content.