A quick look at the spicy double entendres in Grand Masti. [One India Entertainment]
What role does the overseas market play for the Indian film industry? The Lunchbox tries its luck in the international scene. [Business Standard]
Cutthroat sets a new crowdfunding record for an Indian film. [Indiantelevision.com]
Shuddh Desi Romance posted a hot start out of the gate with a $5.5 million debut in India, leading all other domestic films in release. Zanjeer came in second place with a $2.2 million bow, around half of Shuddh Desi Romance's take despite playing in a market-leading 1,888 screens.
Satyagraha came in third place with a $1.1 million take, taking its domestic total to $9.5 million. The film grossed $130,086 from 79 location in its second week in North America and enters its third weekend in the market with a $700k total.
Chennai Express collected $81,343 from 53 locations in North America over the week. The film has grossed a total of $5.2 million as it heads into its sixth weekend in North America. Chennai Express has grossed a total of $34.3 million in India.
Top 10 Domestic Films in India as of September 13, 2013
Animated film The World of Goopi and Bagha receives its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival. [Hindustan Times]
The Indian film industry looks for an overseas box office boost during the Fall season. [Times of India]
Kangana Ranaut isn't sitting on her laurels -she knows fortunes can change overnight in the film industry. [Times of India]
The South Indian International Movie Awards comes to the United Arab Emirates. [Gulf News]