clear clear clear clear clear
   Scoops & News

NEW YORK completes 50 days

August 17, 2009 11:45:51 AM IST
Joginder Tuteja, Bollywood Trade News Network
Send to Friend

download NEW YORK wallpapers

download NEW YORK wallpapers

Over the weekend gone by, NEW YORK completed 50 days at the box office. This makes it third consecutive success for Yash Raj Films after BACHNA AE HASEENO and RAB NE BANA DI JODI (if one keeps ROADSIDE ROMEO aside).

In its last seven weeks, NEW YORK has netted over 46 crores just in India, hence earning itself a bona fide HIT box office status. The film has managed to sustain itself over a period of time in spite of the fact that there has been record breaking opening by films like KAMBAKKHT ISHQ and LOVE AAJ KAL which ate away a major share of business over the weekends that they released. Still, it is immense audience appreciation and terrific critical acclaim that the film received that made NEW YORK sail smooth in spite of such huge competition.

CHECK OUT: NEW YORK It's great to see NEW YORK still chugging along

Also, unlike so many films that have done maximum business in the first weekend and have only tapered down as weeks have progressed, NEW YORK has taken nominal drops and stayed on to gain consistent moolah from the box office.

The film has managed to help everyone associated with it. While John is finally being taken seriously as an actor, Neil Nitin Mukesh can afford to smile again after leaving the disappointment of AA DEKHEN ZARA behind. Katrina Kaif has continued with her golden run and is now being acknowledged for things that are much beyond her smile. And as for director Kabir Khan, he has already moved on.

''Well yes, NEW YORK succeeding at the box office was quite reassuring. It made us all feel that we were doing something right. Currently I am looking at finalizing the subject for my next and the decision on that should be coming soon. I will be casting for the film only when the story and script is locked'', says Kabir whose next would again be for Yash Raj Films.


More related news

- Amitabh Bachchan finds this picture of Katrina Kaif very charming and affectionate - News
- Is playboy model Ronja Forcher Salman's co-star in TIGER ZINDA HAI? - News
- Hrithik Roshan, Katrina Kaif not part of Kabir Khan's next - News
- Katrina Kaif gets into action for TIGER ZINDA HAI - News
- Katrina Kaif shines at the recently held awards - News
- Katrina, Malaika, Alia, Shraddha: Bollywood celebs spotted at various events - News
- Salman Khan makes Katrina Kaif go weak in her knees! - News
- TIGER ZINDA HAI: Salman and Katrina to romance at the historic golden roof in Austria - News
- The show must go on: Mommy Kareena Kapoor Khan replaces Katrina Kaif - News
- TIGER ZINDA HAI: Salman, Katrina to freeze below Twenty Degree - News
- TIGER ZINDA HAI: National award winner Paresh Rawal makes his YRF debut - News
- Revealing what Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif are up to before TIGER ZINDA HAI - News
- Hotness alert: Katrina Kaif's bikini pic is enough to beat the heat! - News
- Never ending story: JAGGA JASOOS postponed again - News
- Katrina Kaif refutes rumours of her cameo in TUBELIGHT - News


A Fifth Quarter Infomedia Pvt. Ltd. site.