Bollywood half-yearly review: Hits and misses of 2013 so far
2013 first half: Bollywood's hits, misses
By Subhash K. Jha (IANS)
Date: Sat, Jul 13, 2013 10:52:45 GMT
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Duds and Blockbusters
Six months seem to have clocked by in a wink. It looks like yesterday when Race 2 raced to the 100 crore club after its release in January. Since then, a few more films have made the grade -- more notably Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani and Aashiqui 2 -- but there have also been super duds like Yamla Pagla Deewana 2 and Himmatwala that we expected to be blockbusters but turned out to be rank lacklusters. Here’s a look at the HITS and MISSES of 2013.
The first half of 2013 is over. It's monsoon time. And it's raining hits in Bollywood with film after film crossing the success barrier.
Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's astounding biopic Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, released Friday, already seems to have the potential of being the first certifiable blockbuster during the second half of 2013. Here's looking at the films of 2013 that that made it, and the ones that didn't so far: