There were 3 significant Bollywood films which were released today in the past years – Amitabh Bachchan, Akshay Kumar, Ajay Devgn, Tusshar Kapoor and Aishwarya Rai starrer Khakee, Akshay Kumar and Anupam Kher starrer BABY and Kangana Ranaut and Emraan Hashmi starrer Raaz 2. Let us check how the films fared at the box office.
Directed by extremely talented Rajkummar Santoshi, the multi-starrer cop drama, Khakee, was very written, scripted comprising of wonderful performances by the entire star cast. Though the film did about above average business collecting Rs 25.79 crore against a budget of Rs 26 crore, it earned critical acclaim over the years.
Raaz 2 – The Mystery Continues (2007)
Once a popular franchise, Raaz 2 boasted off star cast like Kangana Ranaut and Emraan Hashmi. Directed by Vikram Bhatt, Raaz 2 had soothing music by Pritam, interesting story line and enduring performances by the star cast. The horror mystery drama collected Rs 25.49 crore against a budget of Rs 18 crore and turned out to be “Hit” at the box office.
Move over commercial masala potboilers with item songs, hero smashing 10 guys with a single blow and typical song-dance routine -Neeraj Pandey’s BABY will give you goosebumps with fact-paced gritting thrills and excitement. Starring Akshay Kumar, Danny and Anupamm Kher in lead roles, BABY was nail-biting , reality-based action thriller that is going to give you goose bumps. Made at a budget of Rs 75 crore, BABY turned out to be profitable collecting Rs 82 crore at the domestic box office.