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Hit impossible for Priyanka, SRK

January 11, 2010 17:58 IST

Looks like the flops just keep on coming as Pyaar Impossible and Dulha Mil Gaya joined Accident on Hill Road, Raat Gayi Baat Gayi and Bolo Raam in the box office duds category.

Trade analyst Vinod Mirani gives us the box office verdict.

Note: Films are ranked according to their release dates. The thumbs ups and downs reflect rediff's views.


Pyaar Impossible

Cast: Priyanka Chopra, Uday Chopra, Dino Morea
Director: Jugal Hansraj.
Priyanka looks hot.

Predictable script.

Number of weeks: New.
BO Verdict: Poor opening.


Dulha Mil Gaya

Cast: Shah Rukh Khan, Sushmita Sen, Fardeen Khan, J
ohnny Lever, Ishitta Sharma
Director: Mudassar Aziz.
Breathtaking locales.


Number of weeks: New.
BO Verdict: Opens poorly.


Accident on Hill Road

Cast: Celina Jaitley, Farooque Sheikh, Abhimanyu Singh.
Director: Mahesh Nair.
Celina's new look.

Unnecessary songs, terrible dialogues, poorly-made film.

Number of weeks: 1.
BO Verdict: Flop.


Raat Gayi Baat Gayi

Cast: Rajat Kapoor, Vinay Pathak, Neha Dhupia.
Director: Saurabh Shukla.
Entertaining in parts.

Shoddy detailing, bad dialogues.

Number of weeks: 1.
BO Verdict: Flop.

Bolo Raam

Cast: Naseeruddin Shah, Om Puri, Padmini Kolhapure.
Director: Rakesh Chaturvedi.

Brilliant actors wasted.

Number of weeks: 1.
BO Verdict: Flop.

3 Idiots

Cast: Aamir Khan, R Madhavan, Sharman Joshi, Boman Irani and Kareena Kapoor.
Director: Rajkumar Hirani.
Excellent performances, very well directed film.

Quite long.

Number of weeks: 2.
BO Verdict: Hit.


Rocket Singh Salesman of the Year

Cast: Ranbir Kapoor, Shazahn Padamsee, Prem Chopra and Gauhar Khan.
Director: Shimit Amin.
Ranbir is excellent.

Slow first half.

Number of weeks: 4.
BO Verdict: Poor opening.



Cast: Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan, Vidya Balan.
Director: R Balki.
Touching story, Amitabh Bachchan excels.

Patchy editing.

Number of weeks: 5.
BO Verdict: Steady.



Cast: Himesh Reshammiya, Shenaz Treasurywala, Sonal Sehgal.
Director: Ishaan Trivedi.
The music is okay.

Himesh tries too hard, poor dialogues.

Number of weeks: 5.
BO Verdict: Flop.


De Dana Dan 

Cast: Akshay Kumar, Katrina Kaif, Neha Dhupia, Paresh Rawal, Johnny Lever, Rajpal Yadav, Asrani, Shakti Kapoor and Archana Puran Singh.
Director: Priyadarshan.
Neha Dhupia looks yummy.

Loud, long and stupid.

Number of weeks: 6.
BO Verdict: Flop.


Trade pundit: Vinod Mirani

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