Tag - Ra One

Can Jai Ho and Don 2 be considered non-holiday releases?

Question: Can JAI HO and DON 2 be considered non-holiday releases as the holidays which they got were on Sunday which is a holiday even before? – Jatinder Answer: Jai Ho was just like any other Friday release, but Don 2 wasn’t exactly a non-holiday / non-festive release. Any film that is released during Eid / Diwali / Christmas benefit from increased ticket prices and an audience that has been conditioned to venture out to watch films.

Dildaara Full Song Video – Ra One

Ra One released less than a month back and as the film makes its way out of theaters, full videos of all the songs are slowly beginning to trickle in. T-Series have released the Dildaara Full Song video from Ra One. It’s a romantic track picturized on Shahrukh Khan and Kareena Kapoor. Have a look! 

Ra One Box office Verdict

Ra One has collected 15.5 crores in Week 2 taking it’s all-India collections to about 113 crores in 2 weeks (including the 5 day extended weekend). With the release of Rockstar, Ra One most certainly won’t cross the lifetime collections of Ready. Although the Ghajini record (116 crores) will be crossed in it’s third weekend. 

Video: Bhare Naina – Ra One

The unreleased song video from Ra One – Bhare Naina – a melodious track sung by Nandini Shrikar.  Vishal Dadlani and Shekhar Ravjiani, the music composers, have also lent their voice. 

Ra One Week 1 Collections (Hindi)

The Ra One ‘audience’ verdict is quite clear by now. The film has been rejected by majority of the audience. After a strong extended weekend, the SRK-Kareena starrer crashed on Monday, fell further on Tuesday and Wednesday and had poor collections on Thursday too. First day of the second week is expected to be around 3 – 4 crores at best. 

Ra One crashes on Monday

For a mega-budget film like Ra One, the day after the weekends was always going to be important. Weekdays are dreaded, mainly because the ‘actual verdict’ is clearly evident only after all the hype subsides. Ra One started slow on Monday and never really picked up, with collections around 6 crores – the film has crashed by more than 60% compared to it’s first Friday. The trending is similar to My Name Is Khan, which also had a spectacular weekend but had a free-fall from Monday on-wards. 

Fun: Difference between Bodyguard and Ra One

Here are some fun facts that should not be taken too seriously.. The entire cost of making Bodyguard (about 45 crores) was less than what SRK spent on marketing Ra One  (52 crores). Ra One had 5 stars; Shahrukh Khan, Kareena Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra, Sanjay Dutt and Rajnikanth. Bodyguard had just two stars Salman and Kareena. 

Can Ra One beat Bodyguard and 3 Idiots?

Our inbox has been bombarded with the same questions – ‘Can Ra One beat Bodyguard’ is the most asked question and a close second is  ’Can Ra One beat 3 Idiots’. Here is what we think..