The huge success of Telugu version of Hrithik Roshan's recent release Krrish 3 has increased the demand for Aamir Khan's upcoming film Dhoom 3, which is one of the most-hyped and highly-awaited Hindi movies of 2013. If we are to go by the buzz in T-Town, Sai Korrapati, who had earlier produced Blockbuster flick Eega, has bagged its distribution rights of Andhra and Ceded areas for a whopping price.
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YRF Films has released two videos of Telugu version of Dhoom 3. Both 1.27-minute teaser and 2.46-minute trailer have received very good response from the Telugu audience, who are eagerly waiting to watch the film that is slated to release in Hindi, Telugu and Tamil on December 20, 2013. This positive response has created a huge demand for its distribution rights of various regions in the state.
Sources from the Telugu film industry say that Sai Korrapati, who is currently producing Balakrishna's Legend, has recently bought the theatrical rights of Andhra and Ceded areas for Dhoom 3 for a record price of Rs 8.5 crores. But a few in the industry, who call his attempt an unwise decision, are keeping their fingers crossed to know whether the producer will be able to recover his investments from the film.
On his Twitter page, SS Rajamouli, who is currently busy shooting for his upcoming movie Baahubali, confirmed the news about Sai's Vaaraahi Chalana Chitram acquiring the rights of the movie. The ace director tweeted, "Meanwhile, @VaaraahiCC acquired rights of #Dhoom3 for andhra and ceded..wishing all the best to my friend Saigaru..."
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Dhoom 3 Budget
Dhoom 3 is the third installment of the popular Dhoom series. This Hindi action thriller film is touted to be one of the most expensive Indian films of all time. Reports suggest that the movie has been made with the budget of Rs 150 crores.
Dhoom 3 Production Team
Dhoom 3 is written and directed by Vijay Krishna Acharya and produced by Aditya Chopra. Pritam composed music for its soundtracks, while Julius Packiam worked on its background score. Sudeep Chatterjee has handled its cinematography.
Dhoom 3 Star Cast
Aamir Khan and Katrina Kaif will play the antagonist duo in the movie, while Abhishek Bachchan and Uday Chopra reprise their roles as Jai Dixit and Ali Akbar. Jackie Shroff, Tabrett Bethell, Andrew Bicknell, Diana Penty and Don Kress are playing other important roles.
Dhoom 3 Release Date
Dhoom 3 will hit the screens in regular 2D and IMAX formats on 20 December 2013. This will be the first Bollywood movie to release in the IMAX format. It will also be released in Dolby Atmos. Its Telugu and Tamil versions will grace the theatres in South India on the same date.
Dhoom 3 Filming
The shooting of Dhoom 3 was expected to start from November 2011, but it was delayed due to Aamir Khan and Abhishek Bachchan's other commitments. Commenced on 8 June 2012, the movie has been canned in exotic locales of Mumbai, USA and Switzerland.
Action In Dhoom 3
Conrad Palmisano and Sham Kaushal have choreographed the action scenes, which happen to be one of the main attractions in the film Dhoom 3. The trailer of the flick has already given a hint at them.
Dhoom 3 Promos
On August 2013, YRF released a motion poster of the film on YouTube revealing the first look. The first teaser of Dhoom 3 was released on 5 September 2013. The theatrical trailer was released in the IMAX format on 30 October 2013. All these promos have soared up the viewers expectations to the sky high.
Dhoom 3 Video Game
On 25 October, Yash Raj Films launched a game based on the film for Windows Phones. Within 20 days of its launch, the game witnessed over 1 million downloads on Windows Phone Marketplace and Nokia Ovi Store.
Dhoom 3 Publicity
The makers of the movie have planned to shell out a hefty sum on the publicity campaigns of Dhoom 3. Aamir Khan is expected to appear on several reality shows on various TV channel. Besides this, he is also expected to visit metro cities to promote the movie.
Dhoom 3 Music Release
The music video of its title song featuring Katrina Kaif was unveiled on 14 November 2013. The first look of a song called Malang was revealed on 25 November 2013. The makers are yet to release the complete audio album.