Aamir Khan’s ‘Secret Superstar’ Tops $100M In China; Salman Khan’s ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ Is Next Test For Bollywood

Secret Superstar, an inspirational drama that features Aamir Khan, has crossed $100M in China after three weeks in release. Last year, the Khan-fronted Dangal grossed over $193M in the Middle Kingdom to make it the most successful Hindi movie ever in the market.
The Advait Chandan-helmed Superstar, now at about $112M, carries on the tradition of Aamir Khan’s success in the PROC which began with 2009’s 3 Idiots. His other films then found great favor including PK and Danga…

Secret Superstar, an inspirational drama that features Aamir Khan, has crossed $100M in China after three weeks in release. Last year, the Khan-fronted Dangal grossed over $193M in the Middle Kingdom to make it the most successful Hindi movie ever in the market. The Advait Chandan-helmed Superstar, now at about $112M, carries on the tradition of Aamir Khan's success in the PROC which began with 2009's 3 Idiots. His other films then found great favor including PK and Danga…

China Box Office: Aamir Khan’s ‘Secret Superstar’ Wins Quiet Weekend

Aamir Khan’s “Secret Superstar” bounced back to top spot at the Chinese box office in what was the quietest cinemagoing weekend for over a year. The Indian drama scored $10.5 million between Friday and Sunday, according to data from Ent Group. It replaced “Maze Runner: The Death Cure” as the top film. That outcome nevertheless […]

Aamir Khan’s “Secret Superstar” bounced back to top spot at the Chinese box office in what was the quietest cinemagoing weekend for over a year. The Indian drama scored $10.5 million between Friday and Sunday, according to data from Ent Group. It replaced “Maze Runner: The Death Cure” as the top film. That outcome nevertheless […]

China Box Office: ‘Maze Runner’ and ‘Superstar’ Share Weekend

“Maze Runner: The Death Cure” scored an opening weekend win at the China box office, ahead of Indian holdover “Secret Superstar,” which claimed a Sunday victory. “Maze Runner” finished the weekend with $22.4 million, compared to $19.0 million for “Superstar.” Given a day and date release, “Maze Runner” was quickly into its stride, with $8.24 […]

“Maze Runner: The Death Cure” scored an opening weekend win at the China box office, ahead of Indian holdover “Secret Superstar,” which claimed a Sunday victory. “Maze Runner” finished the weekend with $22.4 million, compared to $19.0 million for “Superstar.” Given a day and date release, “Maze Runner” was quickly into its stride, with $8.24 […]

China Box Office: Aamir Khan’s ‘Superstar’ Wins Crowded Weekend

“Secret Superstar” became the second Indian film to top the Chinese box office in less than a year. Picking up some of the pace of the earlier “Dangal,” “Superstar” grossed $27.0 million in its opening weekend, beating holdover romance “Forever Young” with $23.4 million. The win for “Superstar” was built on the actor-producer Aamir Khan, […]

“Secret Superstar” became the second Indian film to top the Chinese box office in less than a year. Picking up some of the pace of the earlier “Dangal,” “Superstar” grossed $27.0 million in its opening weekend, beating holdover romance “Forever Young” with $23.4 million. The win for “Superstar” was built on the actor-producer Aamir Khan, […]

Aamir Khan’s ‘Secret Superstar’ Poised to Top China Box Office

“Secret Superstar,” the latest film vehicle for Indian superstar Aamir Khan, looks set top open on top of the Chinese box office. It is enjoying the momentum created by Khan’s previous film “Dangal,” which enjoyed an unprecedented $193 million of business in China. “Superstar” had clocked up $3.5 million (RMB23.3 million) by 3pm on Friday, […]

“Secret Superstar,” the latest film vehicle for Indian superstar Aamir Khan, looks set top open on top of the Chinese box office. It is enjoying the momentum created by Khan’s previous film “Dangal,” which enjoyed an unprecedented $193 million of business in China. “Superstar” had clocked up $3.5 million (RMB23.3 million) by 3pm on Friday, […]

Shah Rukh Khan Headlines TED Talks Launch in India (EXCLUSIVE)

TED, the company renowned for its talks and conferences, is the latest U.S. player bidding to attract Indian eyeballs. In February, the company greenlit “TED Talks India: Nayi Soch” in association with 21st Century Fox’s Star India and the FremantleMedia Group, a show hosted by Bollywood megastar Shah Rukh Khan.  The Hindi-language show, TED’s first […]

TED, the company renowned for its talks and conferences, is the latest U.S. player bidding to attract Indian eyeballs. In February, the company greenlit “TED Talks India: Nayi Soch” in association with 21st Century Fox’s Star India and the FremantleMedia Group, a show hosted by Bollywood megastar Shah Rukh Khan.  The Hindi-language show, TED’s first […]

12 Top Films to Celebrate Indian Independence Day

Seventy years ago India got its independence from the Brits, but that freedom didn’t come without pain, as the country was severed in two and Pakistan was formed. Though the British censors banned any entertainment that encouraged independence, Indian cinema was right there recording the country’s highs and lows. But after a spate of such… Read more »

Seventy years ago India got its independence from the Brits, but that freedom didn’t come without pain, as the country was severed in two and Pakistan was formed. Though the British censors banned any entertainment that encouraged independence, Indian cinema was right there recording the country’s highs and lows. But after a spate of such... Read more »