India's Disney-UTV has pounced on the novel "Revolution 2020" by Chetan Bhagat, the top-selling author behind hit movies "3 Idiots" and the recent "Kai Po Che."
The laughs are too cartoonish for wide-range appeal in Matteo Oleotto's broadly played comedy set in Italy's Friuli region.
Disney is making a bold move in India next year, releasing three high-profile Bollywood movies under its own label in a territory that has been notoriously tough for U.S. studios to crack.
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No Good Deed
No Good Deed1Daily:$1.0M Cumulative:$29.9M Sony / Screen Gems -11.16%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$557,622 Cumulative:$308.5M Disney -4.92%
Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 23Daily:$459,663 Cumulative:$18.1M Warner Brothers -9.19%
Producer-star Shah Rukh Khan defies critics and delivers Bollywood B.O. record breaker
Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone are ill matched in this overworked comedy/romance/actioner.
A critical digest of the week's latest U.S. theatrical releases. Where applicable, links to longer reviews have been provided. Elysium Distributor: Sony So close and yet so far, the colony of Elysium…
Jeff Garlin co-wrote, directed and starred in this flat, aimless comedy skewering the parents of junior baseball players.
LONDON — India is looking to gain increased access to the lucrative Chinese film market after the box office success there of Bollywood pic "3 Idiots," which grossed $3 million. China currently…
Despite the inevitable franchise fatigue, this solid production still delivers more than enough of what fans expect.
Aamir Khan made an Oscar-nominated pic, starred in India's biggest grossing film ever, and reaches an audience of 500 million every day with his hot-topic talkshow.