The trouble with The Shaukeens is that both the characters and the film as a whole hit all the wrong buttons in a bid to generate mirth
The only bright spot in the film is Akshay's principal co-actor, Junior the Wonder Dog, a handsome, smooth-coated Golden Retriever.
Marred by confused execution, the film makes more noise than sense.
Holiday lacks the sustained intensity and urgency of an edge-of-the-seat spy thriller.
"The energy of the shoot has been incredible, so we have actually decided to reschedule our release to July 31," Karan said in a statement
Welcome Back is the sequel to 2007 hit film Welcome, which starred Akshay Kumar and Katrina Kaif in lead roles along with Anil Kapoor, Nana Patekar and Paresh Rawal
Ravi, who is at the moment shooting for the sequel to the Telugu version of Kick says, "The Telugu-Tamil producer Thyagarajan, who is actor Prashanth's father, has bought the South Indian rights for two notable Hindi films - Vikas Behl's Queen and Neeraj Pandey's Special 26"
It's Hollywood vs Bollywood at the box office today with the films Interstellar, The Shaukeens, Rang Rasiya, Nightcrawler and Big Hero 6 up for release.
Film critic Anupama Chopra in her review of The Shaukeens says that it is hard to find laughs in three lecherous old men sitting in a park, staring at women. "The situation is so inherently icky that even three first rate actors - Anupam Kher, Annu Kapor and Piyush Mishra - can't redeem it." However talking about actor Akshay Kumar's role in the film, which is that of an alcoholic superstar named Akshay Kumar, she says, "It's genuinely funny and refreshing to see a huge Bollywood star tearing himself apart."
Watch out for the supercast of The Shaukeens starring Akshay Kumar, Anupam Kher, Annu Kapoor and Piyush Mishra. Akshay Kumar talks about why he chose to take on the herculean task of remaking the 1982 Basu Chatterjee directed superhit of the same name while the rest of the cast talk about their characters in the movie. Watch this special journey with Puja Talwar only on The Making Of The Movie.
The actor talks about why he chose to take on the herculean task of remaking the 1982 Basu Chatterjee directed superhit of the same name (although very loosely based on the original plot). Also, the rest of the cast of the film, The Shaukeens Anupam Kher, Annu Kapoor, Piyush Mishra talk about their take on their take on the characters, what it means to them and their expectations from this film.
Actor Anupam Kher, who will be seen playing the lead role along with Annu Kapoor and Piyush Mishra in The Shaukeens says he is shaukeen about life, poems, inspirational quotes and beautiful women while his character in the movies is shaukeen about women only. Akshay Kumar, who will be seen in a cameo role in The Shaukeens says his on-screen character, who is short-tempered and an alcoholic, doesn't resemble his real self.
The team of recently released comedy film The Shaukeens was spotted at the film's screening in Mumbai on November 6.
Veteran actress Rekha skipped the last minute promotions and screening of her latest film Super Nani.
Two beedus of Bollywood, actors Anil Kapoor, Jackie Shroff, were spotted at the 16th MAMI film festival for the screening of their film Parinda on October 17.
Actor Akshay Kumar, who is busy with the filming of his next film Baby shared an image from the set where he posed with the popular gymnast and stunt double Damien Walters.