Chennai Express (2013)

Not Rated   |    |  Action, Adventure, Comedy


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A man heading towards Rameshwaram via Chennai express to immerse his late grandfather's ashes unwillingly gets caught amidst goons after helping their boss's daughter and them board the train.


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  • Shah Rukh Khan in Chennai Express (2013)
  • Shah Rukh Khan and Rajesh Kannan in Chennai Express (2013)
  • Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone at an event for Chennai Express (2013)
  • Deepika Padukone in Chennai Express (2013)
  • Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone in Chennai Express (2013)
  • Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone in Chennai Express (2013)

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8 August 2013 | shallowmeforever
Laughter Ride: Solid Entertainment!
Speed is the perfect word that describes Chennai Express. It is fun and entertaining. The film has no time for dull moments, for it does not stop anywhere. I won't tell its summary or story. However, its one scene related to DDLJ's train sequence can't simply leave my mind. It's funny as hell with the biggest twist that no one ever thought of before. There you go, I said it. The movie actually has more twists and turns that consist of full on comedy. Even the scary villains showed it perfectly well.

Now here are the things that wowed me about the movie. Srk: His comic timing was marvelous. But even more than that I was impressed by the amount of hard work he did for the action scenes. Deepika: No one could do the character of Meena better than her. She truly now is a professional actress who does not need to hide her weakness with short clothes and makeup. The goondas: They did have fewer lines to say, but their expressions were superb. Without them, this movie would have been dull. Editing: It's of highest quality and very visible with all the vfx work. It proved that Bollywood is now progressing aggressively. Story: I did not want it to end. I am glad that Rohet Shetty gave time for the love to blossom between Srk and Deepika.

I will go to watch Chennai Express again and even buy the disc once it's available. Private movie collection would be incomplete without it.

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Details

Release Date:

8 August 2013

Language

Hindi, Tamil, English, Marathi


Country of Origin

India

Filming Locations

Mehboob Studios, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$2,220,497 11 August 2013

Gross USA:

$5,307,960

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$10,234,653

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