Starring: Gippy Grewal, Mandy Takhar, Rahul Dev, Binnu Dhillion & more.
Release Date: 6th April' 2012
Genre: Action / Romance
Director: Baljit Singh Deo
Written By: Baljit Singh Deo
Music: Honey Singh
Cinematography: Toby Gorman
Producer: Inda Raikoti/Aman Khatkar
Result: Super Hit
Collections: 8.5 Crores
Budget: 4.8 Crores
* Approximative figures
Mirza - The Untold Story is Super Hit.
"Mirza - The Untold story" emerges Super Hit as it has grossed 2.47 crore in its first week in Punjab. This is second highest first week collections for a Punjabi film.
"Mirza - The Untold Story" received mix response but emerged a big winner thanks the initial hype and record breaking opening weekend.
It will become third highest grossing Punjabi film of all time after Jihne Mera Dil Luteya (6.50 crore) and Mel Karade Rabba (4.75 crore).
Mirza - The Untold Story is expected to do lifetime business of around 3.75-4.00 crore + overseas collections
#First Weekend "Mirza - The Untold story" collections 4.6 crores (inlcudes overseas)
U.K: £ 28,110 [Rs. 22.90 lacs]
Australia : A$ 1,42,771 [Rs. 75.36 lacs]
New Zealand: NZ$ 3,238 [Rs. 1.36 lacs]
#Mirza - The Untold Story has shattered all records in Punjab by collecting a huge 60 lakhs on its first day. The film has smashed the previous high by 40%.(Jihne Mera Dil Luteya: 45 lakhs) It has good reports and is a blockbuster in the Punjab and may turn out to be the highest grossing Punjabi film ever.
#Overseas Collections : UK Fri £ 7,747. Australia Thu A$ 18,799, Fri A$ 64,632 . New Zealand Fri NZ$ 1,063
#A volcano in the form of Punjabi film Mirza - The Untold Story hit the state with over capacity houses, "Mirza - The Untold Story" took a mind boggling historic opening with over capacity houses across Punjab & 100% collections. Cinemas in Punjab have already Pre-sold for first 3 days of Mirza's opening. Such great response has never been seen in Punjabi Cinema history.
"Mirza - The Untold Story" Movie Review
Mirza–Sahiban, a romantic tragedy love-lore tale is a treasure of Punjabi literature, many movies are made over a period of time on this same subject. 2012 marks a beginning of new modern mirza and we see its redemption in form "Mirza - The Untold story". Movie is most sought after movie of 2012 and this hype is due to the fact of its starcast Gippy Grewal which play Mirza in its first solo film, Debutant Honey Singh, Mandy Takhar and Rahul Dev. Further it’s Music which is ruling the charts (Read Music Review), Direction/Story by Baljit Singh Deo (BSD) and Cinematography. This Movie is one of the most technically sound Punjabi Movies and expensive one too.
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Worldwide Theatrical Listings
Sarb Multiplex, Jalandhar.
Wave Cinemas, Ludhiana.
Swaran Cineplex, Hoshiarpur.
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After Box office success of his earlier two movies Gippy Grewal is Mirza in his upcoming movie titled "Mirza - The Untold Story" Directed & written by eminent Baljit Singh deo (who earlier directed Music Videos of Gippy's "Desi Rockstar" and also Harbhajan Mann starrer "Jag Jeondeyan de Mele"). Music of the movie is by Yo Yo Honey Singh who also is debuting as an Actor in this Movie. Female Lead stars Mandy Takhar(who's earlier work includes Babbu Maan's "Ekam-Son of Soil". Slated to be released on 6th April'2012, Intitial Promo(s) prognosticates this movie to be of International standards with beautifully shot visuals, theme and Action Sequences.
Mirza - The Untold Story is Gippy's 3rd film but first solo film, He has worked earlier with Jimmy Sheirgill in "Mel Karade Rabba" and then with Diljit Dosanjh in "Jihne Mera Dil Luteya". "Mirza - The Untold story" stars Mandy Takhar(Ekam), Rahul Dev(Dharti), Binnu Dhillon and debuting famous YoYo Honey Singh along with mirza Gippy. Film is being directed by ace director "Baljit Singh Deo" and also is written by him. Director of Photography is talented Toby Gorman and producers are Lyricist Inda Raikotiand Aman Khatkar.
Mirza the Untold Story is based on a true love story which remains the treasure of Punjabi literature till today.
Mirza (Gippy Grewal) and Sahiba (Mandy Takhar) his childhood playmate, fell in love with each other at a very young age. However one of her brother’s, Jeet (Rahul Dev) does not approve of their relationship and forcefully distances them apart. Mirza tries to fight for his beloved however his father intrudes fearing Mirza's safety. This film picks up 15 years later when Mirza and Sahiba return to the same home town where they once grew up together. Jeet, Sahiba's oldest brother, has become a major gang leader in the city nonetheless he still maintains his family's honour. Mirza decides to infiltrate’s Jeet's gang.
Gippy plays Mirza supported by Sahiba Mandy Takhar, movie’s backdrop is the gangster style culture which is noticeable in songs as well.
Music is launched by Speed records in India, priced at Rs 150/-. Album has total 10+1 tracks. Music by Jatinder Shah and Yo Yo Honey Singh, Lyrics by Veet Baljit, Inda Raikoti, Alfaaz, Bachan Bedil & Raj Kakra*.
Pictures: First Look Posters
Pictures: On The Sets
Official Trailer II
Main Aashiq Tera
Main Pind Naanke
Song-Dialogue Promo: Akhiyan by Rahat Fateh Ali khan