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Click and Toh Baat Pakki releasing this week

MUMBAI: Two small-budget movies, Toh Baat Pakki and Click, will have to wrestle against Shah Rukh Khan‘s blockbuster My Name Is Khan as they hit the theatres tomorrow.


Produced by Tips, Toh Baat Pakki marks the Hindi directorial debut of Marathi filmmaker Kedar Shinde. The film is about a middle-class woman Rajeshwari (Tabu), who is obsessed with getting her younger sister Nisha married to a well-settled boy. How the choice of groom oscillates from Sharman to Vatsal and vice versa forms the crux of the film.


On the other hand, Sangeet Sivan‘s Click is a horror film produced by Pritish Nandi Communications and stars Shreyas Talpade, Sneha Ullal, Sada and Chunkey Pandey.


The film is the story of a young photographer and his girlfriend. He takes beautiful pictures but when they are printed, they hide a secret. A secret that is so dark, terrifying and menancing that he hides it from his better half in the fear that his past if revealed may ruin not only his life but that of his family as well.


Among the English films releasing tomorrow are Up In The Air that bagged 6 Academy Award nominations, Lightning Thief directed by Chris Columbus who earlier directed the first two instalments of Harry Potter, and an SPE Films India release Year One.


Meanwhile, My Name Is Khan is doing strong business. Says trade analyst Taran Adarsh, " Monday onwards, the Shah Rukh Khan starrer has held well at plexes of big centres, especially Delhi-U.P, Punjab, Bengal and South circuits but has witnessed a marginal decline in C.P., C.I. and Rajasthan circuits. Results from the Mumbai circuit have been extremely mixed. At places, it‘s holding well, while it isn‘t at some."

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