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Clash of the Heroines: Who will win the box office war?

B-Town beauties from different generations are all set to battle it out at the box office in a span of three-weeks. Kareena in Heroine, Preity in Ishkq in Paris, Sridevi in English Vinglish or Rani in Aiyya, tell us which actress is going to emerge as the queen at last. VOTE NOW

bollywood Updated: Oct 10, 2012 15:58 IST
Kareena Kapoor

Bollywood beauties from different generations are all set to battle it out at the box office in a span of three-weeks.



Today's A-lister Kareena Kapoor is expected to deliver a national-award-worthy performance in Heroine which releases on Setember 21. Preity Zinta and Sridevi will fight for screen space with Ishkq in Paris and English Vinglish on the same day (October 5) next month. Last but not the least, Rani Mukerji will enter the war zone with Aiyyaa on October 12.



All will expect 'Heroine' Kareena to win this battle hands down, but you never know! While Sridevi can recreate her old magic with her comeback film, Rani and Preity too have their fans in the masses.



Let's stop guessing and take the poll below for more clarity. So tell us which actress in your opinion is going to emerge as the queen at last.




HEROINE

Cast: Kareena Kapoor, Arjun Rampal, Randeep Hooda
Director: Madhur Bhandarkar
Genre: Drama
Plot: A female superstar struggles through the trials and tribulations of being a Bollywood actress.
Release date: September 21, 2012

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ISHKQ IN PARIS

Cast: Preity Zinta, Rhehan Malliek
Director: Prem Raj
Genre: Comedy/Romance
Plot: Two complete strangers, after having met on a train from Rome to Paris, end up spending the evening together in the romantic city.
Release date: October 5, 2012

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ENGLISH VINGLISH

Cast: Sridevi, Mehdi Nebbou, Priya Anand, Adil Hussain
Director: Gauri Shinde
Genre: Drama
Plot: A belittled and insecure Indian housewife enrolls in an English language class.
Release date: October 5, 2012

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AIYYAA

Cast: Rani Mukerji, Prithviraj Sukumaran
Director: Sachin Kundalkar
Genre: Romance/Comedy
Plot: A woman who sees her life as a Masala-movie goes on the hunt for her dream man.
Release date: October 12, 2012

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