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Box Office: Jai Ho, One By Two flop

February 03, 2014 18:49 IST

Box Office: Jai Ho, One By Two flop

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Last week's release One By Two -- starring Abhay Deol and girlfriend Preeti Desai -- has been rejected by the moviegoers. The film had a poor weekend and has failed to draw audiences to the theatres.

Meanwhile, Salman Khan has failed to charm the audience with Jai Ho. The film is Salman's first flop since his 2010 release, Veer

Trade analyst Vinod Mirani gives us the box office verdict for the week.

One By Two 

Cast: Abhay Deol, Preeti Desai

Director: Devika Bhagat

What works: Story entertains in parts.

What doesn't:  Bad performances, half-baked plot

Number of weeks: New

BO verdict: Flop

Read the review here


Image: Preeti Desai and Abhay Deol in One By Two


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Jai Ho

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Cast: Salman Khan, Tabu, Daisy Shah, Sana Khan, Nadira Babbar, Danny Denzongpa

Director: Sohail Khan

What works: Salman Khan's star presence.

What doesn't: Direction, story

Number of weeks: 1

BO verdict: Flop

Read the reviews here and here.


Image: Salman Khan and Daisy Shah in Jai Ho


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Dedh Ishqiya

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Cast: Naseeruddin Shah, Madhuri Dixit, Arshad Warsi, Huma Qureshi

Director: Abhishek Chaubey

What works: Powerful performances, terrific story

What doesn't: Too length, disappointing climax

Number of weeks: 3

BO verdict: Below average

Read the review here

 

Image: Arshad Warsi and Naseeruddin Shah in Dedh Ishqiya


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Yaariyan

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Cast: Gulshan Griver, Deepti Naval, Himanshu Kohli, Rakul Preet Singh, Evelyn Sharma, Nicole Faria

Director: Divya Khosla Kumar

What works: Good music

What doesn't: Too many stereotypes, wafer-thin plot

Number of weeks: 3

BO verdict: Mini-hit.

Read the review here


Image: Movie poster of Yaariyan


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Dhoom 3

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Cast: Aamir Khan, Abhishek Bachchan, Katrina Kaif, Uday Chopra, Jackie Shroff

Director: Vijay Krishna Acharya

What works: Performances, visually brilliant, great action sequences

What doesn't: Too long

Number of weeks: 5

BO verdict: Blockbuster

Read the reviews here: Raja Sen /Sukanya Verma

 

Image: Aamir Khan and Katrina Kaif in Dhoom 3


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