There are some films for which there are attempts to pull them down
even before their theatrical release. Dhan Dhana Dhan
Goal, which arrived in November last year, was one such film
for which there wasn't much positive written about throughout it's
making or promotion leading to it's release.
However, the film did find good audience for itself and turned
out to be a decent earner for UTV. Directed by Vivek Agnihotri, the
film is now entering its 8th week and in the process would be
completing a 50 day run tomorrow.
In its 50
day run, the film has made close to 17 crores just from India box
office which is over and above 16 crores that UTV had made on the
table through brand endorsements even before the film hit the
The film also succeeded in ending John Abraham's unfortunate run
in 2007 that had seen two of his major films, SALAAM-E-ISHQ and
No Smoking flopping at the box office.