The Hindi-language film Bodyguard has nothing to do with the Whitney Houston and Kevin Costner love story from 1992. But it’s a bit closer to Jason Statham’s Transporter movies, with plenty of over-the-top fight choreography.
Bodyguard is an out-and-out Salman film, meant to be taken in the festive spirit of the season. If you value the grey cells in your head and want to guard yourself, give it a miss.
Kick has become the highest opening day grossing film of 2014
Salman Khan wasn't always the presiding deity of box office blockbusters that he is now. For nine long years, from 2001 to 2009, the superstar starred in 16 flops.
Newcomer Daisy Shah, who will be seen in Salman Khan starrer Jai Ho, says she regretted saying no to the superstar for his hit film Bodyguard.
Actor Aditya Pancholi has been involved in another incident of alleged assault in Mumbai, this time involving a female reporter for a TV channel. The reporter's hand was allegedly hurt by the door of Mr Pancholi's car and her camera equipment was allegedly destroyed.
So far Salman's trysts with family on screen have turned out to be less than fruitful with perhaps the exception of Bodyguard, directed by brother-in-law Atul Agnihotri. So we can't blame Salman for wanting to break free just for a little breathing space and maybe a decent screenplay for a change.
With Dabangg, Ready, Bodyguard and Ek Tha Tiger crossing the 100 crore mark each at the box office, Salman Khan emerged as the highest tax payer in Bollywood followed by Akshay Kumar and Shah Rukh Khan.
Imran had nothing but praise for co-star Kareena after wrapping Ek Main Aur Ekk Tu, saying she was magical on set. We agree - losing weight and then putting it back on the way she has is magic of sorts. As is surviving movies like RA.One and Bodyguard.
Movies like Ready, Bodyguard and Ra.One failed to get nominated in the best film category for the Screen Awards.