Bollywood Friday: Bol, Boots, Bodyguard usher in mixed weekend

Movies | | September 2, 2011, 6:22 pm
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The film was reviewed by the Central Board of Film Censors in Lahore and received its approval.

The film was reviewed by the Central Board of Film Censors in Lahore and received its approval.

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Big budget films like 'Bodyguard' released along with 'Bol', 'Bas Ek Tamanna' and 'Mummy Punjabi'.

Big budget films like 'Bodyguard' released along with 'Bol', 'Bas Ek Tamanna' and 'Mummy Punjabi'.

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This Hindi romantic action film is directed by Siddique. It is the third remake of the director's own 2010 Malayalam film, 'Bodyguard'.

This Hindi romantic action film is directed by Siddique. It is the third remake of the director's own 2010 Malayalam film, 'Bodyguard'.

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The film is being produced by Atul Agnihotri and features Salman Khan and Kareena Kapoor in the lead roles.

The film is being produced by Atul Agnihotri and features Salman Khan and Kareena Kapoor in the lead roles.

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'Bodyguard' released on Eid. Within the first day of its release, it went on to become the highest opening day grosser as well as the biggest grosser ever for a single day, breaking the records earlier held by 'Dabangg', also starring Salman Khan.

'Bodyguard' released on Eid. Within the first day of its release, it went on to become the highest opening day grosser as well as the biggest grosser ever for a single day, breaking the records earlier held by 'Dabangg', also starring Salman Khan.

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Pakistani film Bol, starring singer-actor Atif Aslam, hits theatres in India on Eid along with Salman Khan's 'Bodyguard'.

Pakistani film Bol, starring singer-actor Atif Aslam, hits theatres in India on Eid along with Salman Khan's 'Bodyguard'.

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Directed by Shoaib Mansoor of 'Khuda Kay Liye' fame, 'Bol' is a social drama.

Directed by Shoaib Mansoor of 'Khuda Kay Liye' fame, 'Bol' is a social drama.

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The film was released in Pakistan on June 24 and has been declared a super hit as it has received a great opening.

The film was released in Pakistan on June 24 and has been declared a super hit as it has received a great opening.

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'Mummy Punjabi' is the story of a new age urban Punjabi mother, who knows how to strike a balance between the tradition and the modern.

'Mummy Punjabi' is the story of a new age urban Punjabi mother, who knows how to strike a balance between the tradition and the modern.

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Apart from Kher, the film stars Jackie Shroff, Divya Dutta and Kanwaljeet Singh.

Apart from Kher, the film stars Jackie Shroff, Divya Dutta and Kanwaljeet Singh.

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The film that is based in Punjab is about Kirron Kher's (Mummy) relationship with her family. The film has been directed by Pammi Somal.

The film that is based in Punjab is about Kirron Kher's (Mummy) relationship with her family. The film has been directed by Pammi Somal.

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The music in the film created by Aadesh Shrivastav is said to have some foot-tapping, fast-paced songs.

The music in the film created by Aadesh Shrivastav is said to have some foot-tapping, fast-paced songs.

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The film was first screened at the Toronto International Film Festival in September 2010, followed by Venice Film Festival after it played in several fests worldwide including South Asian International Film Festival.

The film was first screened at the Toronto International Film Festival in September 2010, followed by Venice Film Festival after it played in several fests worldwide including South Asian International Film Festival.

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'That Girl in Yellow Boots' is a thriller tracing Ruth's (Kalki Koechlin), a British woman who comes to search for her father.

'That Girl in Yellow Boots' is a thriller tracing Ruth's (Kalki Koechlin), a British woman who comes to search for her father.

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Mumbai becomes the alien but yet familiar backdrop for Ruth's quest.

Mumbai becomes the alien but yet familiar backdrop for Ruth's quest.

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It has been said that the film had difficulty finding funding because it dealt with controversial themes like child abuse and drug addiction.

It has been said that the film had difficulty finding funding because it dealt with controversial themes like child abuse and drug addiction.

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'Bas Ek Tamanna' is a film based in the cities of Delhi and Lucknow and focuses on a middle-class Muslim family of three.

'Bas Ek Tamanna' is a film based in the cities of Delhi and Lucknow and focuses on a middle-class Muslim family of three.

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After her award-winning role in 'Sur' opposite Lucky Ali, Gauri Karnik makes her Bollywood comeback with 'Bas Ek Tamanna' where she plays a shy Muslim girl from Lucknow.

After her award-winning role in 'Sur' opposite Lucky Ali, Gauri Karnik makes her Bollywood comeback with 'Bas Ek Tamanna' where she plays a shy Muslim girl from Lucknow.

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Gauri had to learn the body language and polish her urdu accent for her role in the film.

Gauri had to learn the body language and polish her urdu accent for her role in the film.

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The mother in the family - Najjma wants to go on a pilgrimage for Hajj with the money she has earned while working. Najjma also happens to be the sole bread-earner in the family.

The mother in the family - Najjma wants to go on a pilgrimage for Hajj with the money she has earned while working. Najjma also happens to be the sole bread-earner in the family.