Box Office Collection

Disappointment! Baar Baar Dekho’s 1st Week Box Office Business Stays Below Par


Baar Baar Dekho has disappointed big time at the Box Office. In fact it is a surprise failure commercially since even in the worst case scenario, one wouldn’t have expected a Week One total of just 29.40 crore. With a film like this where so many reputed names have come together, one looked forward to at least decent numbers commercially. That hasn’t turned out to be the case as Baar Baar Dekho is now competing with some of the lowest grossing films of the year. In fact its first week collections are lesser than even A Flying Jatt [36.85 crore in 8 days] and comparable to Akira [26.39 crore]. Katrina Kaif and Sidharth Malhotra in a still from Baar Baar Dekho As expected, the film isn’t really enjoying a good number of screens to its credit in the second week which means by the time the third week begins, it would ...

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Baar Baar Dekho Scores Lowest Amongst Sidharth Malhotra’s Highest Grossers


Sidharth Malhotra got a great platform to debut in Bollywood through Karan Johar’s Student Of The Year, but post that, the actor’s career graph hasn’t been on a rise. Till now, Sidharth has done 6 films, out of which only one, Ek Villain has also managed to achieve the 100 crore feat. His recent release, Baar Baar Dekho, has already bombed at the box office. The film took a week one collection of  merely 29.40 crores. Amongst his other releases, Brothers and Kapoor & Sons are two other films that had made a decent collection. While the former took advantage of releasing over a long weekend, it scored good. Will Baar Baar Dekho Beat Ek Villain To Become Sidharth’s Highest Grosser? Compared to his contemporaries such as Varun Dhawan, Sid is still way behind. Here is the Sidharth’s highest grossing films: Baar Baar marks the directorial debut of Nitya Mehra.

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Raaz Reboot Receives Average Opening, Pink Starts Low | Box Office Occupancy Report


Two Bollywood movies – Raaz Reboot and Pink, released today at the box office. The fourth installment of Raaz franchise – Raaz Reboot opened with an average opening of around 25% in the morning shows. The film is quite decent at the single screens but low at multiplexes of metro cities. Raaz Reboot Receives Average Opening, Pink Starts Low| Box Office Occupancy Report The opening of the film is lower than Azhar. It really needs to pick up well over the weekend to get some respected opening weekend total. Amitabh Bachchan starrer Pink has opened low with 15% occupancy in the morning shows. The opening of Pink is on the similar lines Te3n. But, since the film has received positive reviews from all over the media, the footfalls should rise in the evening shows and over the weekend. This courtroom-drama is expected to have an opening day figure in the range of ...

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Rustom Grosses Over 218 Crores Worldwide; Makes 218% Profit At The Box Office


Tinu Suresh Desai’s Rustom has become one of the top worldwide grossers of 2016. Till now, the film has grossed 178.26 crores (nett. 127.33 crores) at the domestic box office and 40.54 crores in the international markets. Rustom now stands with a global collections of 218.80 crores. Rustom Grosses Over 218 Crores Worldwide; Makes 218% Profit At The Box Office Rustom has also turned out to be a profitable venture for the makers. Made on a budget of 40 crores including P and A, Rustom has made a profit of 87.33 crores which takes its profit percentage to 218.35%. This crime-thriller is produced under the banners of Zee Studio and Kriarj Entertainment and it also features Ileana D’Cruz, Esha Gupta and Arjan Bajwa in notel roles.

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Rustom: 5th Week Box Office Collections


Akshay Kumar’s crime-thriller Rustom has somehow managed to survive at the box office, even after 5 whopping weeks. The film raked in 20 lacs in its 5th week and now stands with a grand total of 127.33 crores. The film is currently the 3rd highest grosser of 2016 behind Sultan and Airlift. Rustom: 5th Week Box Office Collections Rustom might end its theatrical now, since Pink and Raaz Reboot has released today. Directed by Tinu Suresh Desai, the film also features Ileana D’Cruz, Esha Gupta and Arjan Bajwa in pivotal roles.

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Akira Remains Low At The Box Office | 2nd Week Report


A. R. Murugadoss’ Akira witnessed a drastic drop in its 2nd week at the box office. The film collected merely 1.5 crores and currently stands with a total collections – 27.9 crores. The film has dropped by a big margin in its 2nd week and will not be able to recover its investment for distributors. The lifetime collection of Akira might settle around 28.5 crores at the box office. Akira Remains Low At The Box Office| 2nd Week Report This action drama features Sonakshi Sinha in titular role. It also stars Anurag Kashap and Konkona Sen Sharma in key roles.

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Freaky Ali Scores An Average Box Office Collection In 1st Week


Freaky Ali wasn’t much in news though while being made and the title was an afterthought too. The promo had given an impression of a rollicking entertainer but suddenly the promotional buzz went down and the musical campaign didn’t work either. The film arrived almost unannounced and it is to credit of some decent content by Sohail Khan and some solid acting by Nawazuddin Siddiqui that the film didn’t crash per se. It hung on to an extent and managed to bring in 13.5 crore*. Box Office – Freaky Ali is under 15 crore These are still low numbers for the film and with Raaz Reboot and Pink hitting the screens this week, audiences have ample choice. *Estimates. Final numbers awaited Note: All collections as per production and distribution sources Joginder Tuteja tweets @tutejajoginder

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Baar Baar Dekho : 1st Wednesday Box Office Collections


Baar Baar Dekho starring Sidharth Malhotra and Katrina Kaif in lead roles dropped over its sixth day. The film collected merely 1.70 crores on Wednesday, thus taking its total collections to 27.98 crores at the domestic box office. The film benefited slightly from the Eid holiday yesterday but could not maintain its stride further. Katrina Kaif and Sidharth Malhotra in a still from Baar Baar Dekho After getting panned by critics, the film was rejected by the audiences too. In spite of being a romantic drama, a genre that is consumed well in metros, Baar Baar Dekho failed to do so.

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Box Office Predictions: Raaz Reboot & Pink


This Friday is set to be quite exciting for the audience, what with Raaz Reboot and Pink arriving in theaters. Last few weeks have been depressing at the Box Office with films like Baar Baar Dekho, Freaky Ali, Akira and A Flying Jatt not really covering the distance. The wait for a bonafide Box Office success has been on since the release of Rustom and all eyes are on Raaz Reboot and Pink to break the spell. Raaz Reboot is fourth in the series of Raaz franchise and takes forward the horror legacy for Bhatts [Mahesh, Mukesh, Vikram] and Emraan Hashmi. Some of the biggest successes for the team have come from horror genre and in fact Raaz 3 stays on to be the biggest money-spinner ever for all involved. When released in 2012, Raaz 3 had taken a very good opening of 10.25 crore and then went on to ...

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Salman, Shah Rukh, Aamir, Akshay Playing Safe; Book Festive Slots For Box Office Success


While most actors are quoted saying they do not consider box office success to measure their work, practically it is one of the most crucial things for the industry. Today, box office success is measured in terms of 100 to 300 crore clubs. Considering the pressure that actors face to attain big collections, looks like they are now finding it easier to cash in on the festive slots to churn out maximum business. Big stars such as Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan, Aamir Khan, Ajay Devgn, Akshay Kumar etc booking their film release slots over two years in advance says a lot. Big Stars Playing Safe; Book Festive Slots For Box Office Success Shah Rukh Khan’s last film, Fan which was slated for a non-holiday release, in April, recorded a comparatively low business. Also, Akshay’s Housefull 3 being a franchise film, made a business of 107.70 crores. To avoid such ...

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