In The Spotlight
Gulabjaam is the first food film in Marathi and it works because it metaphors the Maharashtrian food into a beautiful simple story. Director Sachin Kundalkar has written Gulabjaam beautifully along with young writer Tejas Modak. It is a treat to watch mouth-watering Marathi cuisine on screen along with the simplicity of story-telling. Gulabjaam touches heart because it brings audience close to its traditional food and shows different shades of life.
Aapla Manus is a suspense thriller woven around the complexities of relationships, ideologies, generation gaps and modern lifestyle. Director Satish Rajwade has tried to portray the difficulties of senior persons and their degrading value in the family system through a detective's lens who has a soft corner for the elderly people.
What is the solution if someone with an idea deep down inside her mind feels that there is no love, magic or good people. We are nature's biggest mistake and is unsettled by the idea of falling in love. Prakash Kunte's Hampi shows a story of a girl in her twenties who is deeply hurt by her parents' divorce and goes on a trip to Hampi to find solace with her friend. Will she find true meaning of love and life in Hampi? read on our review of Hampi.
Marketed as delight for music lovers, Chhand Priticha is good as a standalone music album. But when it comes to the story and screenplay, the film falls flat on its face. Based on the 3 main characters of Shahir Satyavan, Lavani dancer Chandra and Dholki player Rajaram, the film revolves too much around the Tamasha genre that it fails to weave the actual thread of interpersonal relationships between these characters. Director N. Relekar depend to heavily on the 70's melodrama which did not work for current generation viewers.
When you decide to make a film on a Marathi comic book character Faster Fene created by B. R. Bhagwat, you are taking a huge risk and your adaptation will be compared with the original material. Writer Kshitij Patwardhan and director Aditya Sarpotdar has taken that risk and created a new age Faster Fene of 2017, who is still connected to its original book self. His ideologies are same about life and for solving a crime case, he uses the latest gadgets. The screen adaptation is very well polished to keep viewers glued to the screen all the time.
Gajendra Ahire has always given us meaningful cinema. With The Silence he touches the subject of crimes and abuse against women. The film has dark shades throughout the narratives and has gripping storytelling which moves back and forth in time. Primarily it is from the point of view of 3 characters, Chini, her sister Manda and their Aunt (Mami). ‘The Silence’ is an attempt to begin a conversation on the sexual abuse of women and children. It's a social theme based movie specifically addressing sexual assault of a minor by a close relative.
द फोक कोनफ्लूअन्स इंटरटेंटमेंट प्रस्तूत, चित्राक्ष फिल्म्स निर्मित आणि भाऊराव नानासाहेब कऱ्हाडे दिग्दर्शित 'बबन' या सिनेमाला मराठी प्रेक्षकांनी डोक्यावर उचलून घेतले आहे. ग्रामीण भागाचा संघर्ष आणि रोमांचित प्रेमकहाणी सांगणाऱ्या या सिनेमाची ग्रामीण भागात विशेष दखल घेतली जात आहे. २३ मार्चपासून महाराष्ट्राच्या कानाकोपऱ्यात प्रदर्शित झालेल्या या सिनेमाने दहा दिवसांमध्ये ८.५ कोटीची बक्कळ कमाई केली आहे. राष्ट्रीयपुरस्कार प्राप्त चित्रपट 'ख्वाडा' च्या घवघवीत यशानंतर 'बबन' ला मिळत असलेल्या या उदंड प्रतिसादामुळे दिग्दर्शक भाऊराव कऱ्हाडे यांच्या दिग्दर्शकीय कौशल्याचीदेखील सर्वत्र चर्चा होत असल्याचे पाहायला मिळत आहे.
Vishal Devrukhkar directed Marathi film Boyz has created a lot of noise with its housefull boards and box office collections in entire Maharashtra. Produced by Lalasaheb Shinde and Rajendra Shinde under the banner of Supreme Motion Pictures, the film had been made superhit by the youngsters thronging the cinema halls and enjoying the quirky comedy film. The shows of the film has already been incresed from 2800 to 4000 in 2nd week. Read on to know how much is the collections till now.
2 Films released on 8th September, Boyz & Tula Kalnnaar Nahi are doing good business on Box office. The audience are loving these movies and the housefull boards has ensured that the films earn good number at box-office window too. Sonalee Kulkarni & Subodh Bhave Starrer Tula Kalnnaar Nahi earned 2.3 Crores in 10 days in Box office collections.
Mi Maratha Film Productions and GSEAMS presented Marathi film 'Bhikari' is running successfully in the theatres since its release on 4th August. The film has received mixed reviews from the critics, but the public reviews are all positive. The film has collected a total of 1.48 crores at the box office in 3 days (Fri to Sun).
SS Rajamouli's magnum opus film Baahubali 2 - The Conclusion has crossed one more record and created history today. The film became the first Indian film to cross Rs. 1000 Crore Worldwide box office collections. It has beaten the 2nd hightest grossing PK (792 Crore) by a hugh margin.
Bahubali 2 - The Conclusion has grossed an unimaginable Worldwide number in excess 500 crore in all languages in just three days. The India gross business is 385 crore apprx while Overseas is over $18-19 million (3 days only, not including previews). The Overseas figures are conservative estimates as the Telugu and Tamil versions are playing on hire at many places at double or treble the normal ticket rates and this is not reported.
Memory Card is an upcoming teen film, taking us back to the old school days. The film is produced and directed by a talented duo Priteesh Kamat and Mitesh Chindarkar and they have also provided the Music for the film with lilting tunes. The film has 5 songs of varying genres penned by Mitesh-Pritesh & Shyam Samant. the songs are sung by talented singers Shankar Mahadevan, Javed Ali, Mahalakshmi Iyer, Sayali Patil, Mayuri Nevrekar.
Thank U Vitthala music is composed by Rohan Pradhan & Rohan Gokhale and the lyrics are penned by Vijay Shinde, Deepak Kambli and Machhindra More. Their are 3 songs in the film which are sung by Avadhoot Gupte, Vaishali Samant, Adarsh Shinde, Anand Shinde and Kavita Nikam.
Produced by Premla Pictures, 'Chhand Priticha' includes eight songs which are penned down by lyricist N. Relekar. The music is composed by Pravin Kunwar, whereas the vocals are by singer Javed Ali, Bela Shende, Adarsh Shinde, Vaishali Samant, Pravin Kunwar and Ketaki Mategaonkar.
Youthfulness means excitement, true friendship, romance, to prove oneself and Rebellion attitude. FU's music too is exciting, romantic and rebellion. The film has total 14 songs and the Music Album has 20 Songs of multiple genres concentrating on this theme. The songs are sung by industry's best singers including Sonu Nigam, Shreya Ghoshal, Avadhoot Gupte, Prajakta Shukre, Benny Dayal, Sukhwinder Singh, Neeti Mohan & Jonita Gandhi. The main attraction is a song sung by Salman Khan as well as close friend Iulia Vantur.