Kalank Full Movie Analysis: Story, Cast, Release Date, Budget, Box Office Collection, Review, Ratings & More


Kalank is a 2021 Indian Hindi language sports drama film directed by Abhishek Varman . It is produced by Karan Johar, Sajid Nadiadwala, Hiroo Yash Johar, Apoorva Mehta under the banners of Dharma Productions, Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment . The film star Madhuri Dixit, Sonakshi Sinha, Alia Bhatt, Varun Dhawan, Aditya Roy Kapur, and, Sanjay Dutt are in title roles. The music was composed by Pritam.

Kalank (2021) Full Movie Analysis: Release Date, Story, Plot, Cast, Actors Salary, Actors Net Worth, Budget, Box Office Collection, Trailer, Songs, Awards, Review, Ratings & More

Directed byAbhishek Varman
Star CastMadhuri Dixit
Sonakshi Sinha
Alia Bhatt
Varun Dhawan
Aditya Roy Kapur
Sanjay Dutt
Produced byKaran Johar
Sajid Nadiadwala
Hiroo Yash Johar
Apoorva Mehta
Dharma Productions
Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment
Written byStory:
Shibani Bathija
Hussain Dalal
CinematographyBinod Pradhan
Edited byNamrata Rao
Music bySongs:
Sanchit Balhara
Ankit Balhara
Distributed byFox Star Studios
Release date17 April 2019 (India)
Running time166 minutes
Budget₹ 150 crores 
Box officeest. ₹ 146 crore

Kalank Movie Storyline

Satya Chaudhry’s doctor informs her that she has cancer and would die quite soon. She returns to her home town in Rajputana and asks Roop, a childhood friend, to provide company for her husband, Dev Chaudhry, who owns a liberal newspaper. Roop rejects Satya’s proposal repeatedly, but is eventually persuaded by her father, Dharampal, and accepts on the condition that she marries Dev, which Satya accepts. Dev tells Roop that he still loves Satya and that their relations would remain courteous and polite until they are married. Roop, who is sad, finds consolation in singing, which she learns from the madam of a brothel, Bahaar Begum. She also starts working at her husband’s publishing firm, where she can put her knowledge to good use. Roop exhibits an interest in writing about the state of the neighborhood where the brothel is situated, and she meets Zafar, a womanizing blacksmith.

Zafar plans to seduce Roop, who is married to Balraj’s legitimate son, Dev, in order to get vengeance on his parents, Bahaar Begum and Balraj Chaudhry who left Zafar after terminating his illicit romance with Bahaar.

Kalank Movie Budget

Kalank is made on the budget of ₹ 150 Crore all inclusive.

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Total Cost₹ 150 crore Approx.

Kalank Movie Box Office Collection

The film was supposed to be released on April 19, 2019, however it was pushed back to April 17 to take advantage of the extra weekend. Prior to its release, a special screening of the film was held for a limited audience on April 14, 2019. Kalank, which has a runtime of 166 minutes and was released globally on April 17th, was certified by the British Board of Film Classification and the Australian Classification Board. The film was released on 5,300 theaters throughout the globe, making it the most widely distributed Bollywood film of 2019.

In July 2019, the film was released as a VOD on Amazon Prime Video. Kalank grossed Rs. 21.60 crore on its first day in India. It made 50.66 crore in global markets and 95.65 crore in the local circuit. The total global take was 146.31 crore rupees. It got off to a strong start at the box office, grossing 21.60 crore on its first day. It was also Alia Bhatt’s and Varun Dhawan’s greatest opening in their respective careers. The picture, however, was unable to retain its pace, and soon witnessed a drop in income, eventually being deemed a box office disaster.


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Overall CollectionAmount
India Nett₹ 92 crore
India Gross₹ 96 crore
Overseas₹ 50 crore
Worldwide Collection₹ 146 crore
Verdict Flop

Kalank movie has done overall box office collection of estimated ₹ 146 crore.

Kalank Cast, Crew, Role, Salary,Remuneration & Net Worth

Here are the complete details of actors and actresses names in the movie.

1. Madhuri Dixit as Bahaar Begum

Madhuri Dixit as Bahaar Begum
Info Bahaar Begum
Real Name Madhuri Dixit
Salary Per MovieRs. 4-5 Crores +
Net WorthRs. 250 crores +

2.Sonakshi Sinha as Satyavati “Satya” Chaudhry

Sonakshi Sinha as Satyavati "Satya" Chaudhry
Info Satyavati “Satya” Chaudhry
Real Name Sonakshi Sinha
Salary Per MovieRs. 4 – 5 Crore +
Net WorthRs. 74 crores +

3. Alia Bhatt as Roop

Alia Bhatt as Roop
Info Roop
Real Name Alia Bhatt
Salary Per MovieRs. 6 crore  +
Net WorthRs. 74 crores +

4. Varun Dhawan as Zafar Chaudhry

Varun Dhawan as Zafar Chaudhry
Info Zafar Chaudhry
Real Name Varun Dhawan
Salary Per MovieRs. 4 crores +
Net WorthRs. 183 crores +

5. Aditya Roy Kapur as Dev Chaudhry

Aditya Roy Kapur as Dev Chaudhry
Info Dev Chaudhry
Real Name Aditya Roy Kapur
Salary Per MovieRs. 5-6 crores +
Net WorthRs. 89 crores +

6. Sanjay Dutt as Balraj Chaudhry

Sanjay Dutt as Balraj Chaudhry
Info Balraj Chaudhry
Real Name Sanjay Dutt
Salary Per MovieRs.6 Crore +
Net WorthRs. 261 crores +

7. Kunal Khemu as Abdul Khan

Kunal Khemu as Abdul Khan
Info Abdul Khan
Real Name Kunal Khemu 
Salary Per MovieRs. 5- 6 Crore +
Net WorthRs. 29 crores +

8. Achint Kaur as Saroj Rajput

Achint Kaur as Saroj Rajput
Info Saroj Rajput
Real Name Achint Kaur
Salary Per MovieRs. 4-5 lakh +
Net WorthRs. 21 crores +

9. Pawan Chopra as Dharampal

Pawan Chopra as Dharampal
Info Dharampal
Real Name Pawan Chopra
Salary Per MovieRs. 5 lakh +
Net WorthRs. 38 crores +

10. Hiten Tejwani as Ahmed Haide

 Hiten Tejwani as Ahmed Haide
Info Ahmed Haide
Real Name Hiten Tejwani
Salary Per MovieRs. 6 lakh +
Net WorthRs. 35 crores +

Kalank Movie Awards


Kalank Movie Videos

Kalank Movie Trailer

Kalank Movie Songs

1)  Kalank Title Full Video Song
2) Ghar More Pardesiya Full Video Song
3) Tabaah Ho Gaye  Full Video Song
4) Aira Gaira Full Video Song 

Kalank Movie Review

The celebrity cast is the film’s main draw, and happily, the acts live up to the enormous set. Alia Bhatt takes the lead in a character that is both vulnerable and strong at the same time. Varun Dhawan looks excellent for the role, showing his incredibly toned, oiled physique, and he exudes the intense intensity that his tormented character deserves. Aditya Roy Kapur, who succeeds in the austere silences and restrained demeanor of his role, is another standout performer. Madhuri Dixit, Sanjay Dutt, and Sonakshi Sinha all provide their voices to the play. In his dark performance as Zafar’s pal Abdul, Kunal Kemmu creates tension and thrills. The cast’s combined efforts provide the proverbial zing to the ‘Kalank’ experience.

Although the plot seems to provide something novel, the intricate connections and doomed romances are often familiar. The handling in ‘Kalank’ is what sets it apart. This historical drama is lavishly produced, and everything about it, from the settings to the clothes, brings the magnificence to life.

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