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Box Office: Ragini MMS 2 opens well

March 24, 2014 18:06 IST

Image: Sunny Leone in Ragini MMS 2

Last week saw four movie releases -- Ragini MMS 2, Gang Of Ghosts, Ankhon Dekhi and Lakshmi.

Sunny Leone-starrer Ragini MMS 2 saw a good opening at the box office and may recover costs.

Although Ankhon Dekhi and Lakshmi got some good reviews, they did not fare well at the box office. 

Gang Of Ghosts found very few takers as well.

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

Ragini MMS 2

Cast: Sunny Leone, Parvin Dabas, Sandhya Mridul, Divya Dutta

Director: Bhushan Patel

What works: Sunny Leone's hot image, good music

What doesn't: Not scary enough

Number of weeks: New

BO verdict: Opens well

Read the reviews here: Bikash Mohapatra / Namita Karkera

Gang Of Ghosts

Image: Mahi Gill, Sharman Joshi and Meera Chopra in Gang Of Ghosts

Cast: Anupam Kher, Sharman Joshi, Parambrata Chaterjee Mahie Gill, Meera Chopra, Saurabh Shukla, Rajpal Yadav 

Director: Satish Kaushik

What works: A few gags by Anupam Kher and Rajpal Yadav

What doesn't: Poor remake of the Bengali hit film, Bhooter Bhabishyat 

Number of weeks: New

BO verdict: Flop

Read the review here

Ankhon Dekhi

Image: Sanjay Mishra in Ankhon Dekhi

Cast: Sanjay Mishra, Rajat Kapoor, Namit Das

Director: Rajat Kapoor

What works: Great performances, good story

What doesn't: Lengthy

Number of weeks: New

BO verdict: Flop

Read the review here

Lakshmi

Image: Monali Thakur and Nagesh Kukunoor while shooting Lakshmi

Cast: Monali Thakur, Nagesh Kukunoor, Ram Kapoor, Satish Kaushik, Shefali Shah

Director: Nagesh Kukunoor

What works: Good performances, gritty and well-directed film

What doesn't: Visually disturbing

Number of weeks: New

BO verdict: Flop

Read the review here

Bewakoofiyaan

Image: Rishi Kapoor, Ayushmann Khurrana, Sonam Kapoor in Bewakoofiyaan

Cast: Sonam Kapoor, Ayushmann Khurrana, Rishi Kapoor

Director: Nupur Asthana

What works: Ayushmann and Sonam look good together

What doesn't: Tries to be too many things, and fails

Number of weeks: 1

BO verdict: Flop

Read the review here

Gulaab Gang

Image: Juhi Chawla and Madhuri Dixit in Gulaab Gang

Cast: Juhi Chawla, Madhuri Dixit

Director: Soumik Sen

What works: Juhi Chawla's performance

What doesn't: Flawed script

Number of weeks: 2

BO verdict: Flop

Read the review here

Queen

Image: Lisa Haydon and Kangna Ranaut in Queen

Cast: Kangna Ranaut, Lisa Haydon, Rajkummar Rao

Director: Vikas Bahl

What works: Kangna's performance, script, humour

What doesn't: Lengthy

Number of weeks: 2

BO verdict: Hit

Read the reviews here: Sukanya Verma / Raja Sen / Sonil Dedhia

 

Shaadi Ke Side Effects

Image: Farhan Akhtar and Vidya Balan in Shaadi Ke Side Effects

Cast: Farhan Akhtar, Vidya Balan, Vir Das, Ram Kapoor, Purab Kohli, Ila Arun, Rati Agnihotri

Director: Saket Chaudhary

What works: Good performances, humour in the first half

What doesn't: Lengthy, plot meanders

Number of weeks: 3

BO verdict: Flop

Read the review here