In spite of mixed reviews, with the negative ones dominating
more, the viewers rushed to theaters owing to the good word of
mouth promotions from those who have already watched the
Gabbar Is Back is a perfect example of how the critics'
review doesn't always match with that of viewers as the movie
opened to 75 % occupancy on the opening day and made a record
collections of Rs 13.05 crores making it the highest grosser of
On Day 2, the figures were expected to go higher but sadly they
took a dip and the movie just grossed Rs 11.35 crores. But on
Sunday, the film picked up!
At the end of two days the film's total collections were Rs
24.40 crores. According to trade experts, the film has grossed Rs
15 crores, bringing the three days total, the first weekend Box
Office collection to Rs 39.41 crores.
The film was made with a budget of Rs 75 crores, so recovering
half of the investment in three days is a good thing. Read to know
what the other film released this year grossed on day 1.
Emraan Hashmi Starrer Mr. X grossed around 4. 9 crores on Day 1.
The movie was a big flop.
Ek Paheli Leela
Sunny Leone starrer Ek Paheli Leela grossed around Rs 5.30
crores. The movie was an average hit at the Box Office.
Detective Byomkes Bakshy
Sushant Singh Rajput starrer Detective Byomkes Bakshy grossed
around Rs 4.20 crores on the opening day. This movie was an average
Anushka Sharma starrer NH10 made around Rs 3.35 crores on the
opening day. The movie fared well compared to the budget of the
Mallika Sherawat and Om Puri starrer made around Rs 1.18 crores
on opening day. The movie was a big flop.
Ab Tak Chappan 2
Nana Patekar starrer Ab Tak Chappan made around Rs 1.5 crores at
the Box Office, it made more than Dirty Politics.
Dum Laga Ke Haisha
Ayushmann Khurrana, Bhoomi Pednekar's Dum Laga Ke Haisha grossed
around Rs 1.12 crores on the opening day. The movie was a
Varun Dhawa, Yami Gautam, Huma Qureshi and Nawazuddin starrer
Badlapur made around Rs 7 crores at the Box Office on the opening
Ranbir Kapoor, Jacqueline Fernandez and Arjun Rampal starrer Roy
grossed Rs 10.40 crores on the opening day at the Indian Box
Amitabh Bachchan, Dhanush starrer Shamitabh grossed around Rs
3.5 crores at the Indian Box Office on the opening day. Yet another