Katti Batti (transl. 'Sometimes enemies, sometimes friends') is an Indian romantic comedy film directed by Nikkhil Advani and produced by Siddharth Roy Kapur under the banner of UTV Motion Pictures. The film stars Imran Khan and Kangana Ranaut in the lead roles. This marked the final film appearance of Khan. The first look of the movie was revealed on 12 June 2015, and the trailer of the movie was released on 14 June 2015. The film was released on 18 September 2015.
|Directed by||Nikkhil Advani|
|Written by||Anshul Singhal |
|Produced by||Siddharth Roy Kapur|
|Edited by||Maahir Zaveri|
Shankar Ehsaan Loy
|Distributed by||UTV Motion Pictures|
|Box office||est. ₹259 million|
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Madhav 'Maddy' Kabra (Imran Khan) is an architect who falls in love with Payal (Kangana Ranaut) during college. After college they begin a live-in relationship for 5 years until suddenly Payal leaves Maddy. While all his friends tell him to forget about Payal, Maddy crazily tries to find Payal and win her back, during which the story flashes back to what happened during their 5-year relationship. Finally Maddy finds out that Payal is dying of cancer. Maddy and Payal patch up and live happily for 4 months until Payal dies in Maddy's arms, making him promise that he'll always keep this love alive in his heart and love again.
- Imran Khan as Madhav 'Maddy' Kabra
- Kangana Ranaut as Payal
- Vivan Bhatena as Rakesh 'Ricky' Ahuja
- Mithila Palkar as Koyal Kabra, Maddy's sister
- Suparna Marwah as Madhav's mother
- Suhaas Ahuja as Roger
- Suneel Sinha as Mr. Kabra, Madhav's father
- Bugs Bhargava as Ramalingam, Madhav's boss
- Abhishek Saha as Vinay, Maddy's friend
|Soundtrack album by|
|Released||12 August 2015|
|Genre||Feature film soundtrack|
|Label||Zee Music Company|
|Shankar Ehsaan Loy chronology|
|Singles from Katti Batti|
The soundtrack of Katti Batti was composed by Shankar Ehsaan Loy and the lyrics were written by Kumaar. The first song titled "Sarfira" was released on 12 August 2015. The music rights for the film were acquired by Zee Music Company. The full audio album was released on 27 August 2015.
|1.||"Sarfira"||Siddharth Mahadevan, Neeti Mohan, Qaran Mehta||04:04|
|2.||"Sau Aasoon"||Shankar Mahadevan, Rasika Shekhar||05:41|
|3.||"Lip To Lip"||Nikhil D'Souza, Ritu Pathak||04:09|
|4.||"Ove Janiya"||Mohan Kannan||06:06|
|5.||"Jaago Mohan Pyaare"||Siddharth Basrur, Digvijay Singh Pariyar, Raman Mahadevan & Rasika Shekhar||04:32|
|6.||"Ove Jaaniye (Reprise)"||Sayani Palit||04:48|
Katti Batti grossed approximately ₹52.8 million (equivalent to ₹64 million or US$900,000 in 2019) on opening day. Its two days total stand at ₹105.3 million (equivalent to ₹130 million or US$1.8 million in 2019) as it collected same collection on its second day as it collected on its first day. The film grossed around ₹157.4 million (equivalent to ₹190 million or US$2.7 million in 2019) in its first weekend. On its fourth day the film collected ₹19.1 million (equivalent to ₹23 million or US$330,000 in 2019) net. The film collected ₹16.0 million (equivalent to ₹19 million or US$270,000 in 2019) net on its fifth day. The film collected ₹225 million (equivalent to ₹270 million or US$3.8 million in 2019) net in its first week worldwide.
The film grossed an estimated ₹77.2 million (equivalent to ₹94 million or US$1.3 million in 2019) internationally within its first four days. By the end of its first week, the film had grossed approximately ₹93.9 million (equivalent to ₹110 million or US$1.6 million in 2019) internationally.
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