Hollywood movie The Dark Knight Rises
(TDKR), the most-anticipated movie of The Dark Knight
series, has embarked on a fabulous start at the Indian Box
Office. The film is giving tough competition to Hindi movies
like Cocktail, Gattu, Mere Dost Picture Abhi
Baki Hai (MDPABH) and Challo
Driver. Its business is a way ahead of collection of new
releases in the country.
The Dark Knight Rises has been released in maximum
number of multiplexes in all big cities across the country today
(Friday, July 20). It has a limited release in single screens. The
movie has stolen the march with a fabulous start at multiplexes in
all major centres. It was running packed houses in the morning and
Whereas, Hindi films like Gattu, Mere Dost Picture
Abhi Baki Hai and Challo Driver have opened to
lukewarm response at the collection centres across the country.
According to trade experts, The Dark Knight Rises has made
a big dent in their business at major centres.
However, the business of Cocktail, which was released
weekend, was expected to show a good performance at the Box Office
in the second weekend too. But this movie also seemed to have been
affected by The Dark Knight Rises as it has had a very low
occupancy in the morning and afternoon shows. It should be seen
whether it shows an upward trend in the evening and night