India

London Courts Indian Filmmakers on November 30, 2012

India's popular Housefull franchise is heading to London with the third installment, according to a report. The location filming comes as part of a move on London's part to encourage Indian producers and filmmakers to use the city in upcoming blockbuster films. That film's producer, Sajid Nadiadwala, is also being courted by London Mayor Boris Johnson to make his directorial debut, Kick, in London.

[p4rfv.co.uk]

New Trailer: 'Table No. 21' on November 28, 2012

Note: No English subtitles. We post trailers with English subtitles when available.

BOX OFFICE: 'Jab Tak Hai Jaan' Becomes #1 Indian Release Of 2012 In North America on November 26, 2012

jabposter.jpgAfter just 14 days in theaters, Jab Tak Hai Jaan is the highest-grossing film from India to play in North America this year.

The Yash Raj release has grossed $3,047,539 million in North America as of November 26. That tops Barfi!, the previous 2012 leader, which earned $2.8 million in the States after opening on September 14.

Jab Tak Hai Jaan star Shah Rukh Khan has enjoyed a lot of success in North America. 2010's RA. One grossed $2.5 million. 

 

BOX OFFICE: Updated North American Grosses For 'Son of Sardaar' and 'English Vinglish' on November 26, 2012

Son-Of-Sardaar-poster-380x500.pngSon of Sardaar earned another $113,592 from 109 locations in North America this past weekend. The Eros release's cume in North America is $713,754.

English Vinglish added $1,234 from 88 locations, pushing its North American total to an impressive $1,862,086.

China and India Eye Co-Production Deal on November 25, 2012

More Indian films could be headed to China.

The Daily News reports that, "the two countries have of late found the 'strategic synergies' for a co-production treaty that aims to give national status to films from both the nations, and preference for screenings and shooting locations."

3 Idiots, the biggest box office hit of all time in India, grossed $2.9 million in China.
 


Subscribe to Articles Feed