TOP STORIES: Should Pakistan Films Reach More Indian Screens? on October 30, 2013

Pakistani films looking for Indian distribution. [IBN Live

Sajid Khan blames himself for Himmatwala flop. [Times of India]

DNA India profiles Bollywood films based on sport. [DNA India]

Subhash Ghai and Salman Khai to reteam for upcoming project. [Yahoo! India]



INDIA: 'BOSS' Takes Over the Market with $7.7M Bow on October 25, 2013


BOSS premiered in 2,076 theaters for a $7.7 million bow in India, a commanding performance among the domestic films in the territory. The courtroom biopic Shahid opened in limited release to a $467K take from 445 theaters, far from challenging BOSS at the box office.

War.. Chhod Na Yaar broke the $1 million mark in its hoem country over its second week, reaching a $1.04 million cume. Other top performing domestic films in India include Grand Masti ($15.2M), Besharam ($8.7M), Phata Poster Nikhla Hero ($5.9M), and The Lunchbox ($3.2M).

Top Ten Domestic Films in India.



TOP STORIES: India, Pakistan Tensions Face-Off at the Box Office on October 22, 2013

A number of small films will be released this Friday, a week ahead of Krrish 3’s big debut. [Yahoo! India]

India and Pakistan political tensions come to light at the box office. [BBC News]

UTV announces new film by Koratala Siva as its first Telugu production. [Screen Daily

Unifrance Films wants to have closer ties with Indian audiences. [Business Standard]


TOP STORIES: Bollywood is Booming as Box Office Figures Grow in 2013 on October 18, 2013

Bollywood is booming: India is enjoying a boost in box office figures. [Business Standard]

Motivational stories are succeeding at the Indian box office. [Times of India]

Chartered jets: a new sign of the revival of India’s film industry. [The Economic Times]

All-Female cast for Sandalwood, an upcoming Indian-Spanish co-production. [Variety]


TOP STORIES: Can Crowdfunding Change the Indian Film Industry? on October 17, 2013

Crowdfunding and Indian cinema: How much can it change the film industry? [DNA India

Mahesh Bhatt prioritizes Indian audiences. [IBN Live

India’s animation potential has yet to be tapped. [The Economic Times]

Krissh 3 will receive the widest domestic release of all time. [Business Standard]

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