Sad news for all the Hrithik Roshan's fans out there! Hrithik
Roshan starrer Mohenjo Daro, which released last Friday (August 12,
2016) did rather an average job on the Indian box-office as
compared to Akshay Kumar's Rustom, which released on the same
According to trade pundits Mohenjo Daro is not going as good as
Rustom. Film distributor Rajesh Thadani told, "Rustom is leading...
It is performing better than Mohenjo Daro. Mohenjo Daro did not
seem to be appealing to the audience, while there was curiosity and
hype around 'Rustom',"
According to Thandani the opening day figures of Mohenjo Daro it
will be around Rs seven-eight crore. "There is a holiday period
ahead and it seems both the films will benefit from it. I think
over the weekend 'Rustom' should do Rs 40 crore and 'Mohenjo Daro'
will do Rs 20-25 crore," he added.
He also added, "Number of screens for 'Mohenjo Daro' are higher
than that of 'Rustom,' but the average occupancy is lower. It's
like there are 100 people who want to watch both the films, but
'Mohenjo Daro' is playing at 150 screens while 'Rustom' is at 100.
That way the occupancy is better for 'Rustom'."
Also see here, mixed review of Mohenjo Daro By