Shamitabh movie starring Dhanush and Amitabh
Bachchan was one of the most anticipated movie this year, owing
to which we expected the movie to get at least 40% occupancy on the
Unfortunately things did not follow through and
Shamitabh opened to just 30% occupancy due to which the
opening day collections also fell through and resulted in an income
of just Rs 3.5 crores, an amount that usually a low budget,
newcomer's movie gets.
Shamitabh with it's star cast should have easily got Rs
13-14 crores to have an average opening at Box
Office. It's low income of just Rs 3.5 crores indicate the
movie may flop.
On Saturday, when the collections usually sore owing to it be a
weekend, the movie just grossed over Rs 4.75 crores which is very
less. On Sunday too the film did not see much increase in the
number of viewership in the theatres.
According to trade experts, Tamil star Ajith's, Yennai
Arindhaal's release is the reason for such a low response to
Shamitabh in theatres. Anyways it has over a weeks' time
to pick up the collections.
The movie has grossed Rs 5 crores on Sunday bringing the total
first weekend collection to just a meager Rs 13.25 crores at the