'Raksha Bandhan' is a story about Lala Kedarnath (Kumar) and his relationship with his four sisters. Kumar said he is glad that the movie will reach a wider audience with its release on ZEE5.
The pandemic has also been a factor in dissuading people away from the theatres, and now, it appears that audiences prefer the theatre for a certain kind of cinema.
'I want to dismantle the way I think and what kind of films I should do', said Akshay Kumar at the trailer launch of his next, Cuttputlli, which is releasing digitally.
There was a lot at stake for Bollywood when two big titles were released on the extended Independence Day weekend.
On the first day, "Raksha Bandhan" raised Rs 8.20 crore at the domestic box office, which dropped to Rs 6.40 crore on Friday.
Released on Thursday, both the much-anticipated films received mixed to negative reviews amid boycott calls on social media.
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The memorable meeting where kids performed cultural programmes was titled 'Meri Rakhi Shivraj Mama ke Ghar.'
"Raksha Bandhan" features Bhumi Pednekar as Kumar's love interest, while Sadia Khateeb, Sahejmeen Kaur, Deepika Khanna and Smrithi Srikanth play the role of his sisters.
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The actor was speaking at a press conference where he was asked to comment on the boycott calls on social media against his upcoming film 'Raksha Bandhan' as well as 'Laal Singh Chaddha'.
While the makers of the film have kept the look of the film under tight wraps so far, reports have emerged that they are finally ready to give us a visual glimpse into the world of Vikram Vedha.
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The 54-year-old actor said he would never want to be associated with "ghinoni" (filthy) films.
The atmosphere was festive and joyous. Sikhs, Muslims and Hindus mingled freely in the crowds. I saw burkha-clad ladies buying sets of tri-coloured bangles and tri-coloured dupattas ...
Around 80 women from three producers groups are engaged in making the rakhis from biodegradable materials like cane and bamboo designed with a seed of an indigenous tree placed on top.
I am excited about what the future holds with small-town stories becoming increasingly popular with the audience, the 'Tanu Weds Manu' director said.
The story of the movie is centred around a caring brother, played by Akshay, who is not ready to settle down till his four sisters get married.
On August 11, Raksha Bandhan will clash on the box office with Aamir Khan and Kareena Kapoor’s Laal Singh Chaddha.