Mumbai: Ayan Mukerji's latest directorial venture Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (YJHD) starring Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone in lead, has received an earth-shattering response at the Indian Box Office on its opening day. Trade experts say that, released in record number of theatres, this romantic entertainer is going to be the biggest opener in the career of Ranbir-Deepika and also set a new record.
Ever since it was announced, Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani has been creating positive buzz mainly because of Ranbir Kapoor's team up with his ex-girlfriend Deepika Padukone. In addition, the makers of the film have had massive promotions, and Ranbir and Deepika have appeared on all popular TV shows to promote it. Its trendy soundtrack added to its hype and curiosity. Considering all these factors, trade experts had predicted that it would start with a bang at the Box Office.
As expected, Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani has opened to an overwhelming response at the domestic Box Office. The much-talked about film, which had huge amount of advance ticket booking, has registered 95% to 100% occupancy at both single screens and multiplexes in the morning and matinee shows today. It is expected to continue the same magic in the evening and night shows.
In India alone, Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani has released in 3,000 screens and its volume of release is close to the number of Salman Khan's 2012 Blockbuster release Ek Tha Tiger, which was released in 3,300 screens in the domestic market. Trade experts feel that while the latter collected Rs 32.93 crores on its opening day, the Ranbir-Deepika is sure to cross Rs 25 crores at the domestic Box Office on its first day and become biggest opener in the genre of romantic thrillers.
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