‘Shaandaar’ Lags Behind Pyaar Ka Punchnama 2!
Shahid Kapoor & Alia Bhatt starrer rom-com Shaandaar was released on the occasion of Dussehra i.e. on 22nd October, a day before normal release. Even after having four days weekend, it didn’t any impressive performance except its opening. Being a holiday, Shaandaar was minted the amount of 13.10 crores on its first day but due to cold reactions of audience, it was started witnessing drops from the next day. Its a Karan Johar’s production venture & he spent lots of money over its promotion to set good hype. Before the release, audience were showing interest in the movie but after release they got nothing but disappointment.
Shaandaar has received mixed reviews from critics as well as movie buffs. Audience find it not so entertaining & as a result it got failed to enter in the success list. Shahid & Alia have very high fan following among audience & their fans are still supporting the movie. The laughing riot Pyaar Ka Punchnama 2 that was released a week ago than Shaandaar, is getting better response from audience in its third week too. Most of the people preferring to watch PKP2 second or third time, instead to go for this rom-com.
In its first week, Shaandaar recorded the total collection of 38.99 crores from Indian screens, that comprises with 33.51 crores of weekend & rest 5.46 crores of weekdays. Now it has been entered in the second week, on its 2nd Thursday it made the business of 1.16 crore as its 8th day collection. On the next day it faced heavy drop due to new releases & minted the amount of only 0.40 crore. The movie has made 1.40 crore* in last two days, that includes 0.65 crore of Saturday & 0.75 crore of Sunday. Till the end of its 2nd weekend, total collection of Shaandaar is recorded as 40.79 crores* at domestic box office.