Bollywood celebrities couldn't afford to miss Sridevi's comeback film English Vinglish. A-listers of the industry were in full attendance at the premiere of the film. ...
Jaya Bachchan and Amitabh Bachchan pose at the English Vinglish premiere.
Sridevi looks like a million dollar during her film English Vinglish's premiere.
Bipasha Basu nailed it in a pink sari!
Shilpa Shetty maintains the glow on her face!
Vidya Balan in a yellow anarkali with a sheer dupatta looks beautiful.
Sonakshi Sinha poses in style at the event.
Fashionista Kangana Ranaut poses in a very short skirt during the event.
Ayesha Takia is all smiles at the gala event.
Director Gauri Shinde with husband and producer of the film R Balki.
Just like OMG! Oh My God, Sridevi's English Vinglish has also picked up after making a not-so-impressive start. The film that collected a meagre Rs 2.5 cr on its first day, has garnered Rs 12.6 cr in its opening weekend.
"#EnglishVinglish collected approx Rs 12.6 cr nett in its opening weekend. Breakup [estimates]:- Fri 2.5 cr, Sat 4.35 cr, Sun 5.75 cr," trade expert Taran Adarsh tweeted.
The film got a huge critical acclaim from across the board. The word of mouth helped the collections. "#EnglishVinglish started on a slow note on Friday, but the terrific word of mouth helped the business grow over the weekend."
The movie is doing an impressive business abroad also."#EnglishVinglish *opening weekend* Australia A$ 61,973 [Rs 32.65 lacs] ... New Zealand NZ$ 14,193 [Rs 6.06 lacs]," tweeted Adarsh.
"#EnglishVinglish *opening weekend* UK £ 166,656 [Rs 1.39 cr] ... USA $ 745,414 [Rs 3.92 cr] ... UAE $ 375,000 [Rs 1.97 cr]. Excellent!" Adarsh added.
Sridevi's English Vinglish a must-watch
Sridevi is the hero of the film, the loving mother, yearning wife, earnest student. Without being too preachy, or overdramatised, the narrative is perfectly balanced. As writer and director Gauri Shinde’s first film, English Vinglish is remarkable, feel critics. READ REVIEWS
HT's review: English Vinglish
English Vinglish is that rare thing – a Hindi film that creates a heroine out of a homemaker. Shashi, played by Sridevi, is a beautiful, accomplished woman who efficiently manages her home, husband, mother-in-law and two children. She also runs a small business making ladoos. ANUPAMA CHOPRA'S TAKE
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