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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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles1Daily:$7.6M Cumulative:$79.8M Paramount Pictures 13.49%
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy2Daily:$6.6M Cumulative:$188.5M Disney 23.68%
Into the Storm
Into the Storm3Daily:$2.1M Cumulative:$21.1M Warner Brothers / New Line 21.06%
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.