As expected, the trend saw an upward swing
A lot of hopes were riding on Varun Dhawan‘s Dishoom after a spectacular couple of weekends thanks to Sultan. Salman Khan‘s film has earned so well that the trade was looking at this buddy cop film to keep the momentum at the box office going. And the numbers will make everyone happy. After earning more than expectations on day 1 with 11. 05 cr, Saturday saw another 12. 02 crore to take the total to 23. 07 cr.
Taran Adarsh, Trade Analyst tweeted the figures saying, “#Dishoom Fri 11.05 cr, Sat 12.02 cr. Total: ₹ 23.07 cr. India biz… Targeting ₹ 36 cr [+/-] opening weekend… Weekdays will be crucial!” According to him, the film could make 36 cr opening weekend collection if it keeps earning in similar fashion. The film was predicted to get 9-10 cr on its opening day but earned 11. 05 cr while Saturday just went big with 12. 02 cr. Check out the tweet here:
#Dishoom Fri 11.05 cr, Sat 12.02 cr. Total: ₹ 23.07 cr. India biz… Targeting ₹ 36 cr [+/-] opening weekend… Weekdays will be crucial!
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) July 31, 2016
#Baaghi has a SPLENDID Sat… Fri 11.94 cr, Sat 11.13 cr. Total: ₹ 23.07 cr. India biz… All set for ₹ 35 cr+ opening weekend!
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) May 1, 2016
Although the trade expert was expecting 35 cr opening weekend then, the film posted 38. 58 cr in first three days thanks to a massive Sunday. He had tweeted,
#Baaghi ROARS. Biz SOARS… Has a ROCKING Sun… Fri 11.94 cr, Sat 11.13 cr, Sun 15.51 cr. Total: ₹ 38.58 cr. India biz.
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) May 2, 2016
We hope Dishoom too manages to continue exceeding expectations.