There is no dearth of gloss in Happy New Year, but everything else in the film, including the content and its treatment, are allowed to go for a toss.
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With Bol Bachchan, the idea clearly is to quickly mop up Rs 100 crore at the box office before the audience can cotton on to the ploy.
There’s enough desi masala to make it an entertaining action flick to kick off 2012 for Bollywood.
The film has been tagged as a "fully masaledaar entertainer", "blockbuster written all over it" and "visually appealing"
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The biggest celebrity names put on their most glamorous party outfits for the bash which was a grand affair, as it is every year
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Happy New Year is a heist movie with a Bollywood twist. Director and co-writer Farah Khan takes the framework of the traditional heist drama, but also adds revenge, drama, comedy, romance, countless dazzling dance sequences and as a climactic flourish, a doze of patriotism, says film critic Anupama Chopra.
Actor Shah Rukh Khan, who will be seen in Farah Khan's forthcoming movie Happy New Year, said SLAM! The Tour, which was held to promote the movie, gave him a high as he loves interacting and performing in front of a live audience. He said that although he finds it difficult to keep up the momentum throughout a two-and-a-half hours long live show, a cheering audience kept him happy and gave him a boost to keep going with his performance.
Actor Abhishek Bachchan has been named a goodwill ambassador to represent the state of Maharashtra in Swachhata Abhiyan, along with eight other eminent personalities, some of which include singer Sunidhi Chauhan, Reliance Industries director Nita Ambani and Marathi film star Makrand Anaspure.
Actor Shah Rukh Khan who took the world by storm with SLAM tour for the promotion of his upcoming film Happy New Year says interacting with live audience gives him a high. "I have been working in the studios for 25 years and I don't get to see the people who have made me who I am. So I just want to touch them again and let them know. For me, being able to interact with a live audience is a huge high," the actor said.
Uber-celebs Rajinikanth and Amitabh Bachchan formed a cheerleading squad for Abhishek Bachchan's Indian Super League team Chennayin FC. Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar, who co-owns opposing team Kerala Blasters, completed the collection of famous faces in Chennai's Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium on October 21.
The star cast of upcoming heist comedy film Happy New Year have started the promotions of the film in full swing.
Actor Shah Rukh Khan alongside actors Deepika Padukone, Boman Irani, Sonu Sood and Farah Khan on the promotional tour bus in Ahmedabad on October 12
Actor Abhishek Bachchan was in Chennai on October 9 to unveil the jersey of the Indian Super League frachise Chennaiyin FC