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Box Office Report for the Week - 16 Apr 2009
  New Releases Rejected ; ´8 X10 Tasveer´ Fails
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The stand off between the producers/distributors and the multiplexes is still on and there continues to be uncertainty over the release of even decent projects. Once again we have relatively unknown films like - `Meri Padosan`, `Cool Nahi Hot Hain Hum` and `Coffee House` etc.

 Ek Se Burre Do and Pal Pal Dil Ke Ssaat  Verdict: Disaster
 Weekly Earnings: -  Total Earnings: -
The releases of last Friday, Arshad Warsi`s `Ek Se Burre Do` and the Mahie Gill, Ajay Jadeja and Vinod Kambli starrer `Pal Pal Dil Ke Ssaat` have been outrightly rejected by the audience.


 8x10 Tasveer  Verdict: Flop
 Weekly Earnings: India Rs. 9.25 crores ; UK  Total Earnings: India Rs. 9.25 crores
 Director: Nagesh Kukunoor  Producer: Shailendra Singh
 Music: Salim Sulaiman, Neeraj Sridhar, Bohemia  Lyrics: Irfan Siddqui, Sameer, Bohemia
 Starring: Akshay Kumar, Ayesha Takia, Sharmila Tagore, Javed Jaffrey, Girish Karnad, Anant Mahadevan, Benjamin Gilani, Rushad Rana, Utara Pawkar
 Genre: Thriller  Recommended Audience: Parental Guidance
Percept Picture Company`s Nagesh Kukunoor directed Akshay Kumar and Ayesha Takia starrer, `8x10 Tasveer`, is a total loss. The film has very ordinary collections to show. `8 X 10 Tasveer` has also been totally rejected in the Overseas.

 Ek - The Power of One  Verdict: Flop
 Weekly Earnings: India Rs. 0.90 crores  Total Earnings: India Rs.5.40 crores
 PB Rating: 5.5 out of 10  Public Rating (by 400 unique users): 5.17
 Director: Sangeeth Sivan  Producer: K Sera Sera Productions
 Music: Pritam  Lyrics:
 Starring: Nana Patekar, Bobby Deol, Shriya Saran, Chunkey Pandey, Jackie Shroff, Kulbhushan Kharbanda, Sachin Khedekar, Zarina Wahab, Pradeep Kharab, Upasna Singh, Jaspal Bhatti, Gurpreet Ghuggi, Sanjay Mishra Ritu Vij
 Genre: Action  Recommended Audience: Parental Guidance
The Nana Patekar-Bobby Deol starrer, `Ek - The Power of One` has no power left and has crashed further.

 Aa Dekhen Zara  Verdict: Disaster
 Weekly Earnings: India Rs. 0,75 crores  Total Earnings: India Rs. 4.75 crores
Jehangir Surti`s Neil-Bipasha starrer, `Aa Dekhen Zara` too has crashed badly in its second week, after a poor first one.

 Aloo Chaat  Verdict: Flop
 Weekly Earnings: India Rs. 0.25 crores  Total Earnings: India Rs. 4.60 crores
Aftab Shivdasani`s `Aloo Chaat` leaves a bad taste in the mouth with pathetic collections in its third week.

Previous Weeks Box Office Reports »
 • Bumper Start For ´2 States´ ; ´Bhoothnath Returns´ Succeeds ; ´Main Tera Hero´ Is A Semi-Hit!
 • Sunny´s ´MMS´ Scores; ´Bewakoofiyaan´ Disappoints; ´Queen´ Kangana Rocks; Vidya-Farhan´s ´Shaadi´ Succeeds!
 • ´Highway´ Decent ; ´Gunday´ Semi-Hit ; ´Hasee Toh Phasee´ Above Average
 • ´Yaariyan´ Is 2014´s First Success ; ´Dedh Ishqiya´ Consolidates ; ´Dhoom 3´ Is Bollywood´s Biggest!
 • ´Dhoom 3´ On A Record Breaking Run ; ´R...Rajkumar´ Succeeds´ ; ´Ram-Leela´ Is Super hit
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