With such an amazing collection, ‘Dishoom’ has made it to the list of 10 top openers of this year. It is now on the sixth position, beating Shahid Kapoor’s ‘Udta Punjab’ which had minted Rs 10.5 crore on release day.
Here is what trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted about the collections.
#Dishoom Fri ₹ 11.05 cr. India biz... Biz should grow on Sat + Sun to post a healthy weekend total.— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) July 30, 2016
#Dishoom takes UAE-GCC by storm... Thu AED 900k, Fri AED 1.1 million. Total: AED 2 million [₹ 3.63 cr]. EXCELLENT!— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) July 30, 2016
The movie released in reportedly 3,000 screens and given its start, the numbers will take a jump on Saturday and Sunday. Also, the movie is facing little to no less competiton from Salman Khan’s ‘Sultan’ and Irrfan Khan’s ‘Madaari’. However, down south it still faces stiff competition from superstar Rajinikanth’s ‘Kabali’. ‘Kabali’ is reportedly nearing the Rs 300 cr mark in India.
‘Dishoom’ is being touted as a complete entertainer something which attracted audience to the theatres. Though critics said that the plot is cliché, the bond of John and Varun has received thumbs up.
In fact, Bollywood celebs too are quite impressed with the movie. Celebs including Hrithik Roshan, Arjun Kapoor, Tiger Shroff and others took to Twitter to share their feelings about it. Check out their tweets here:
Karan Johar (@karanjohar) July 30, 2016