Movie Time – India Box Office

Another weekend is here and this Friday we see Mortdecai, Baby and Dolly Ki Doli at the India Box Office.

10689901_574887202641048_6560374355314349109_nJohnny Depp is back in Mortdecai and yes weren’t we all waiting for him! Charlie Mortdecai played by Depp himself, who is a debonair art dealer who stops at nothing when it comes to art. This time he is playing just the right role suited most to his personality.

Charlie is on the verge of bankruptcy and unable to support his luxurious lifestyle, so he takes up an assignment to recover a stolen piece of art. The assignment is brought to him by his close friend who is played by Ewan McGregor. Gwyneth Paltrow plays his charming wife and Paul Bettany his Man Friday of all sorts.

10696394_605398672923234_6138407897024187268_nIt so happens that he is not the only one who is after the painting. Their is a spoilt heiress and a revolutionary who also eye the steal as it is said that it holds the secret code to some bank account which holds some gold from old times.

Mortdecai is an action comedy film directed by David Koepp and features Johnny Depp, Gwyneth Paltrow, Evan McGregor, Olivia Munn and Paul Bettany.

The next release this weekend is a light romantic comedy DOLLY KI DOLI. Sonam kapoor is the luteri (thief) dulhan (bride) who fakes her marriage with different men from all religions and runs away with all the booty the next morning.

Pulkit Samrat plays an officer who is deputed to expose this con-gang. Malaika Arora is back with a sizzling item song, Fashion Khatm Mujhpe. Will she be able to sizzle?  We also see Saif Ali Khan in special appearances in the film.

From the makers of Dabangg and Dabangg 2, this film is directed by new comer Abhishek Dogra. The film features Sonam Kapoor, Pulkit Samrat, Rajkumar Rao, Varun Sharma and Archana Puran Singh.

The next in line is BABY, a drama espionage film with Akshay Kumar in the main lead. Directed by Neeraj Pandey who gave us A Wednesday and Special 26, this is a thriller shot in Istanbul, Abu Dhabi, Nepal and India. An action film packed with suspense and drama, the story of Baby is of few dedicated officers who do not want to die for the nation but live so that they can serve the nation till their last breath.

Well, now the question – why such a film is called BABY? To this, Akshay Kumar answered in an interview, “This film is about spies. The ones who are working for the government but are not allowed to reveal. So, if they are ever caught, they can never reveal their identity, the country will never call them their own.

These are the people who operate from outside the country, because the base of terrorism is outside. These spies bahar jaake unko unke ghar pe maarte hain ya khud marr jaate hain. This film is about those unknown heroes. The news of their death can’t be mentioned in the papers either.

They are completely selfless, the only thing they care about is their country. I was thinking, why has nobody made a film on such people? That’s the USP of Baby, it’s about those unknown people about whom nobody cares. And as it was a new concept like a new born baby, so this operation was called Baby, hence the name.”

The film features Akshay Kumar, Danny Denzongpa, Anupam Kher, Kay Kay Menon, Rana Duggubati, Taapsee Pannu, Mridula Tuli and Rasheed Naz.

 

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