Akshay and John’s I-Day Box-office battle gathers force

Mumbai, Aug 16 (IANS) Akshay Kumar and John Abraham’s Independence Day war at the box-office has begun. Bollywood’s poster boys of nationalism, Akshay and John, have released “Mission Mangal” and “Batla House” respectively on August 15 this year, and initial reports suggest both films have seen a good opening at the box-office on day one. “Mission […]

John, Jackie’s ‘Mumbai Saga’ to release in June 2020

Mumbai, Aug 16 (IANS) Filmmaker Sanjay Gupta’s multi-starrer film “Mumbai Saga” will hit the big screen on June 19 next year. John Abraham, Jackie Shroff and Suniel Shetty will play key roles. Jackie took to social media to announce the release date of the film and unveil its first official poster. “Here’s presenting the poster of […]

Batla House’: Facts messed up by fiction

BY VINAYAK CHAKRAVORTY (18:20) Movie: “Batla House”; Cast: John Abraham, Mrunal Thakur, Ravi Kishen; Direction: Nikkhil Advani; Rating: ** & 1/2 (two and half stars) In various interviews, the “Batla House” team has declared that their film is an attempt to seek definite answers to questions that still remain, regarding the alleged Batla House encounter in […]

Bollywood is now being inspired by real life incidents

New Delhi, July 28 (IANS) The reality-inspired Bollywood cinema has moved beyond the standard biopics and historical incidents. New-age writers and filmmakers are finding inspiration in real incidents involving commoners, which inspire, impress and awe, and at times also make us proud as Indians. It has become a trend to narrate stories about extraordinary incidents involving […]

Clash with Akshay’s film doesn’t bother me: John

Mumbai, July 10 (IANS) John Abraham’s “Batla House” clashes with Akshay Kumar’s “Mission Mangal” on Independence Day 2019, setting up a box-office tussle between the two stars who have particularly cashed in on the patriotism genre in Bollywood lately. John says that he does not feel any pressure and his friendship with Akshay won’t be affected […]

John Abraham and Emraan Hashmi will be in Sanjay Gupta’s gangster film

Actors John Abraham and Emraan Hashmi will be seen starring in filmmaker Sanjay Gupta’s upcoming gangster drama film. “It’s my third outing with John and I’m super excited to work with Emraan. I have always wanted to work with him and I am back to my base of film making — gangster dramas and all […]

John Abraham starrer Romeo Akbar Walter collected Rs22.70 cr in First Week

Bollywood powerhouse John Abraham’s latest film ‘Romeo Akbar Walter’, which is inspired by a true story in 1971, had an ordinary first weekend. The film has collected Rs. 22.70 crore so far. Indian film critic and trade analyst Taran Adarsh shared the latest box office figures of the film on his Twitter handle. He wrote, […]

RAW Movie Review: John starrer movie is a step-up for espionage genre

John starrer RAW Movie Review: Film: Romeo Akbar Walter (RAW) Director: Robby Grewal Starring: John Abraham, Mouni Roy, Jackie Shroff, Sikandar Kher Rating: ****(4 stars) RAW movie Review by Subhash K Jha What makes them do it? No, I don’t mean the bravehearts like Meghna Gulzar and now Robby Grewal who dare to make films […]

Akbar Walter Romero trailer looks promising, John looks good as a spy

The makers have finally treated the audience with the trailer of John Abraham’s ‘Romeo Akbar Walter’ and it seems like a promising action-packed thriller. Sharing the trailer on his twitter handle, John wrote, “His dharma (moral duty) was to protect his nation against all evils and enemies. Here’s presenting the trailer of ‘Romeo. Akbar. Walter’. […]