clear clear
clear clear clear clear clear
clear
  
Movies

Ranveer and Sonakshi's LOOTERA cut short



June 24, 2013 02:16:39 PM IST
updated June 24, 2013 05:26:03 PM IST
By Joginder Tuteja, Glamsham Editorial
Send to Friend

LOOTERA isn't enjoying a free 'escape' after all. Pun intended. After being made with a lot of glee, love and affection by director Vikramaditya Motwane, the film is now facing the predicament of losing some of its length in the final cut. This is being done in order to keep the film's duration under check.

view more LOOTERA movie videos
download more LOOTERA movie wallpapers

''At least 20 minutes of the film are being edited from the final cut,'' confirms a source. ''The first cut of the film was very long as it is - almost 2 hours 35 minutes. Initially Vikramaditya (the director) was unwilling to trim the length. Directors tend to get possessive about every scene in their films and get into a dilemma over what to cut. However, everyone behind the film was looking at this from a practical standpoint. A crisp running time would make the film pacy and engaging both,'' adds the source.

There was a business decision that turned out to be the driving factor. Shorter length means more number of shows at multiplexes, resulting in added footfalls and revenues.

CHECK OUT: LOOTERA poster inspired by GONE WITH THE WIND?

''Vikram still tried to defend his stance and argued that many classic love stories from the past, be it in Bollywood or Hollywood, have been quite lengthy, and in many cases, even three hours in duration,'' the source continues.

We are informed unofficially that the running time of LOOTERA is approx. 135 minutes, which is just perfect. What makes this even better are the strong reviews from insiders who've seen the film. Who knows? The audience may just end up asking for more!


 
  

More related news


- Ranveer Singh does an SRK - News
- Ranveer Singh regrets doing intimate scenes with Anushka Sharma because of Deepika Padukone? - News
- Ranveer Singh: Zoya had to control Anushka & me in DIL DHADAKNE DO - News
- 5 points that prove Ranveer Singh truly loves Deepika Padukone - News
- Ranveer Singh shares photos with his bae - News
- Ranveer Singh displays his fondness for uncle Anil Kapoor - News
- Ranveer Singh's photo will definitely make your 'dil' skip a beat - News
- Ranveer Singh's live messages from the operation theatre - News
- CAPTURED: 10 adorable moments of Ranveer Singh-Deepika Padukone! - News
- Why is Ranveer Singh saying shit happens? - News
- When Ranveer Singh desperately tried to grab Deepika Padukone's attention - News
- Deepika Padukone & Ranveer Singh avoid Ranbir Kapoor-Katrina Kaif's private bash - News
- Ranveer Singh completes 4 years, shares unseen photos & gets nostalgic! - News
- Anushka Sharma rubbishes reports of roping in Ranveer Singh for second production - News
- Is Ranveer Singh a perfect replacement of Salman Khan? - News

 

 News Archives


   Comments

Movie Reviews
  Hot Gallery
Babe Of The Day
Babe Of The Day
Bollywood sizzle the ramp
Bollywood sizzle the ramp
Injured Bollywood Biggies spur fashion fads
Injured Bollywood Biggies spur fashion fads
Bollywood Actresses Pose With Stylish Hats
Bollywood Actresses Pose With Stylish Hats
more...

Tags

Lauren Gottlieb Suzanna Mukherjee Sophie Choudry Monali Thakur Sidharth Malhotra Karishma Kotak Huma Qureshi Ashima Sharma Evelyn Sharma Kavita Verma Diana Penty Ileana D'Cruz Prachi Desai Sushat Singh Rajput Tia Bajpai Complete List

A Fifth Quarter Infomedia Pvt. Ltd. site.