Going by the initial response, trade analysts say Sajid
Nadiadwala's Heyy Babyy is a sure-fire blockbuster.
Starring Akshay Kumar, Reteish Deshmukh, Fardeen Khan and Vidya
Balan, debutante director Sajid Khan's film has taken an
unprecedented opening at the box-office.
Manoj Desai, proprietor of Gaiety Galaxy, says: "The opening is
bumper. It is 100 per cent houseful till Tuesday. And considering
that the capacity of Gaiety is 1,000 seats, it is an indication
that the film is well-received by both the balcony, as well as the
Trade analyst Amod Mehra feels that only if the huge opening
continues will Heyy Babyy become a big hit. "It is a very
well made film," he adds.
The combination of comedy and marketing did the magic, feels
Geerish Wankede, head, PR and Corporate Communications, Cinemax.
"The collections are very encouraging. Everyone seems to be very
happy after watching the film. Well executed comedies work big
time, and add to that, the film had a great buzz. The collection is
expected to be huge since Tuesday is Raksha Bandhan," he avers.
Noted trade analyst and critic Taran Adarsh sums it up: "I just
loved the film, it's an entertainer, and the film appeals to all
segments of the audience. It's on its way to become a huge