Murder 2 makes a killing, Chillar Party fails

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    There's sex, suspense and of course a murder! Mukesh Bhatt's Murder 2 starring Emraan Hashmi and Jacqueline Fernandes is being touted as one of the ...

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    Emraan Hashmi is playing a cop who gets involved in serious problems due to a girl who comes into his life.

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    To look as hot as they do, Emraan Hashmi and Jacqueline Fernandes did not eat anything for 48 hours before their steamy scenes.

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    With Murder 2, Emraan is taking his serial kisser tag to yet another level.

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    Director Mohit Suri has promised lots of suspense, action and love scene in the Murder sequel.

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    Murder 2 has lots of steamy scenes between Emraan Hashmi and Jacqueline Fernandez.

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    Bollywood actor Jacqueline Fernandes

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    Emraan and Jacqueline were very comfortable in portraying the intimate scenes.

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    Emraan and Jacqueline share great onscreen chemistry in the thriller.

Despite not so impressive reviews, Mukesh Bhatt's Murder 2 has managed to garner good collections at the box office. Chillar Party on the other hand has got a lukewarm response.

According to Komal Nahta, Murder 2 has collected Rs 22.7 crore approx in its first weekend. "Murder 2 scored at the box-office in its first weekend (8 July – 10 July) by raking in Rs 22.7 crore approx (all-India net collections). The Emraan Hashmi, Jacqueline Fernandez starrer had taken a very good opening on Friday," writes Nahta for

The film is doing well especially on single screens. Writes Taran Adarsh for Bollywood Hungama, "The response at most centres was 70%/75% +, which is considered very good. The single screens, in fact, reported better occupancy, while some plexes faced stiff competition from last week's Delhi Belly, which remains a hot fav of the youth. The film is expected to fetch impressive numbers over the weekend, since the reports are extremely positive."

Salman Khan's Chillar Party has won critics' heart, but failed to collect moolah at the box-office. According to Adarsh, "The second release, Chillar Party, had a lukewarm start and is dependent on word of mouth largely."

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