Vidya Balan’s performance in ‘Kahaani’ is being appreciated by the audiences and the critics alike. The film opened to good houses – not extraordinarily but beyond expectations. After delivering marvelous performances in women-centric films such as Ishqiya, No One Killed Jessica and The Dirty Picture, Vidya is now on way to allure her audiences with another-power-packed performance in Sujoy Ghosh’s Kahaani.
Kahaani made the collections of Rs. 2.95 crores on its opening day and the on the weekend, it collected Rs. 4.5 crores. After Sunday’s business, it will be known who much it made till Sunday. The film was made with a shoe-string budget of Rs. 8 crores and as far as film’s budget is concerned, the movie is making handsomely. So it means there will come big smiles on the faces of the makers and the investors.
In this film, Vidya plays a software programmer who comes from London to Kolkata in search of her husband and what she faces there during the searching is what the film about.
The analysts are terming this film ‘superlative’ and they got impressed the way, the film opened to good audiences. Since it is a women-centric product, the groups of females are coming to watch this film. Families are turning to the theaters to watch Kahaani since the film is devoid of usual skin show and sex scenes which are found in plenty in today’s Bollywood movies. Sujoy is quite happy with the progress of the movie at the box office. Let’s wish him best for future good business.
Amitabh Bachchan, the mega star of Bollywood cinema who recently had abdominal surgery in Mumbai, praised Sujoy Ghosh’ directed Kahaani a lot. Amitabh had worked with Ghosh in 2009’s multi starrer Aladin. Both Big B and Sujoy share a good rapport. Amiatbh Bachchan has also sung a Rabindarnath Tagore’s poem in Kahaani in addition to some piece of commentary in the movie.
Bachchan, 69, watched Kahaani yesterday and got hugely impressed by the way Ghosh made the film. The script also inspired the mega star. He came on twitter and congratulated the filmmaker who has also co-written the script for the film. Bachchan said that he finally watched the flick made by her very dear friend Sujoy Ghosh with whom he worked in Aladin. Bachchan then congratulated Ghosh for this brilliant effort.
Amitabh added that Kahaani had such a gripping story which was put superbly on celluloid. Bachchan then also revealed his excitement about his minor participation in this fabulous movie. He participated in the singing of song ‘Ekla Chalo’ and delivering commentary. Amitabh said that he was often much cautious of giving voiceovers in the movies since most of the time they failed but he added that this time he was certain of the box office success for this flick. Amitabh said ‘well done, Sujoy. Keep up your good work’.
Vidya Balan, who is the central character of the film, is being rated very high with her performance in the movie. Critics are much impressed by her another marvelous performance post The Dirty Picture.
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