It recorded the third-highest first day business across India, behind 3 Idiots and Ghajini at the time of release. For instance, I am still not able to figure out that which Hindu-Muslim Riots happened in in Mumbai. There are several grouping themes in this movie; the most important one is identified in the beginning of the movie is when his mother tells him there is only good and bad, no Hindu and Muslim, no white and colored.
Share via Email On a quest All the tickets were sold out in five seconds. With this message movie in the mainstream format, the director takes a step in the right direction.
He visibly tries hard to move away from all the above references and does come up with a fine performance. Director Karan Johar admitted that "Shahrukh's character Rizwan had to arch his eyebrows and focus his eyes on a certain place before every take.
SRK, well, how does one describe his Review on my name is khan My Name Is Khan is a flawless work, as perfect in content, tone and treatment as any film can get [ There is also his brother who believes Hindus are a threat to Muslim way of life but he tells his brother there is no good Muslim, bad Hindu only good person and bad person.
But we were to shoot in a mosque in Los Angeles and hard as Karan tried to convince the authorities that his film would not propagate anti-social values, he was denied permission [ Both Vinay Pathak and Zareena Wahab make their presence felt in their small roles.
Rather it just tells the problem. It also allows Shah Rukh Khan to display his talent to an even wider audience.
And, this has mainly been made possible because of our synergy with Fox Star Studios Tanay Chheda portrayed Shahrukh Khan's character as a child living in the Borivali section of Mumbai.
However, the performance of the film could not sustain beyond the first or second week in some places, including India and USA. All I can say is that MNIK is going to open windows and doors to many people who have stories to tell and are shy to put their story on the celluloid" When asked about comparisons between the film and the release Kurbaannoting that both have dealt with similar topics, he added: The film also made a critical splash internationally, receiving rave reviews from Mumbai to New York.
To be precise there are three strong merits in MNIK. As said to Madhureeta Mukherjee. It looks at contentious issues but offers overwhelming hope and renewal.
We are all coming together to fight for a common cause — called humanity. Share via Email On a quest Either you are a good person or a bad person. It's stunningly shot, on mostly US locations, and tackles plenty of hard topics — its deceptively light touch gets heavier as things progress.
Actually as the main emphasis shifts onto the theme of meeting the President, the film takes an unexpected turn and goes over the top to some extent. The film's performance in India was quite good but still is generally regarded as "below expectations" due to the high price, while the overseas performance of the film has been record breaking.
The film managed to net INR The introduction of the protagonist and his subsequent life until the turning point of the movie will keep you glued to the seats. Jha film critic and author of The Essential Guide to Bollywood gave My Name Is Khan a rave review arguing that Rizwan Khan "repairs almost anything, including irreparably damaged relationships.
Gupta from The Telegraph in a positive review concluded, "My Name Is Khan has conscience and courage and two heartfelt performances. They build an inexplicable energy on screen. The film also broke the record for a Bollywood release in the first quarter of the year, breaking the previous two-year record held by Race.
As said to Madhureeta Mukherjee. As for the man himself, one cannot help but admit that this is KHAN at his very best yes, i have seen darr, swades, baazigar and chak de. We are only trying to say that there are only good people and bad people. The film was reported to have done very well in multiplexes, but comparatively on the lower side in single screens.
Thus, the film is a financial success owing to its record-breaking overseas collections and healthy domestic collections.
Yet, rather than the message being a means to overcome divisions caused by identity politics, the tolerance the film preaches is a means of reinforcing an acceptance of separate identities.
So, there are many firsts to this venture.
But the impact of all the above three names in their respective roles is so huge that it unintentionally leads you to a comparison. The most grotesque caricatures come, however, in the person of the US presidents.My Name Is Khan is a Indian drama film, directed by Karan Johar, produced by Hiroo Johar and Gauri Khan, and starring Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol in lead roles.
My Name Is Khan 3 / 5 stars 3 out of 5 stars. A likable and slickly constructed Bollywood tale of understanding and tolerance has unwittingly provoked a storm in Mumbai Phelim O'Neill. By Cheryl Hudson. My Name is Khan broke global box office records as the largest grossing Bollywood movie worldwide in its opening weekend, including in the United States, Britain, Australia, and.
With My Name Is Khan, Karan takes rapid strides as a storyteller. Shibani Bathija's screenplay is truly arresting. Shibani and Niranjan Iyengar's dialogues are noteworthy and at times, applaud-worthy.
Feb 12, · My Name Is Khan movie reviews & Metacritic score: Rizvan Khan, a Muslim man from India, moves to San Francisco and lives with his brother and sister-in-law. 50%(7). Empty BERLIN -- The thing about some Bollywood superstars is that they are actually fine actors as well as charismatic performers.
So it's not surprising in "My Name Is Khan" to see Bollywood mega.Download