Aamir wants his callers to groove to 'Dhoom 3'

Mumbai, Oct 22 (IANS) There are different ways to promote a film and superstar Aamir Khan, known for innovation, plans to pitch for "Dhoom 3" by using the music of the movie as his caller tune.

Why not? The star is thrilled with action-thriller's music which is likely to come out by November end.

"Aamir is keen to use the music as his caller tune. He usually does not keep any caller tune. However, his excitement over the songs of 'Dhoom 3' is very high," said a source.

"He is keen to share the music with everyone who reaches out to him and hence the idea of using it as a caller tune", the source added.

Releasing Dec 20, the action-adventure thriller also stars Abhishek Bachchan, Katrina Kaif and Uday Chopra in the lead roles and has been produced by Aditya Chopra.

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Annu Kapoor rewrites Ramleela scenes for 'Muavza'

Upcoming movie "Muavza", about neo-rich people in the capital, will have scenes depicting mythological tale of "Ramayan" and actor Annu Kapoor has written those scenes.

It all happened after the actor's recent visit to the capital. He quizzed people about their intention behind watching Ramleela during Dusshera time.

"Everyone unanimously said, devotion. And I felt that even if there is humour in the festival, it should be due to emotion and overwhelming feeling of being there in Ramleela, instead of there being a fun element in the festivities itself," Annu said in a statement.

"I reworked the scenes to make them serious in terms of devotion. The underlying humour is there in the way the characters get emotional," added the National Award-winning actor who will be seen playing lead role in "Muavza".

The film is being produced by Jagdish P. Gupta and directed by Girish Juneja.

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Saif-Sonakshi's impromptu act for 'Tamanche pe disco'

Saif Ali Khan and Sonakshi Sinha's impromtu jig on the song "Tamanche pe disco" from forthcoming movie "Bullet Raja" was so entertaining that choreographer Ganesh Acharya decided to keep it that way.

"Ganeshji was very impressed with Saif and Sonakshi's unrehearsed and unplanned dancing (to the song), so he decided to include that impromptu chemistry in the song," a source close to the team, said in a statement.

The track has been composed by hip-hop band RDB.

Directed by Tigmanshu Dhulia, "Bullet Raja" is all set to release Nov 29.

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