This Friday released two new Hindi offerings of distinctive genres- suspense thriller Andhadhun & romantic musical drama LoveYatri have got succeed to hit the right chord but still registered an average opening. While the adjacently released Hollywood movie Venom has remained good throughout the day in metro cities.
Directed by Sriram Raghavan, Andhadhun had created a good pre-release buzz among the audience with its impactful trailer. Post-release, as expected, it received mostly positive reviews from the critics as well as the audience and gained a solid word of mouth.
Starring Ayushmann Khurrana, Tabu & Radhika Apte in lead roles, the movie took a slow start with 10-15% of occupancy in the morning and managed to collect the amount of 2.70 crores on Friday after a decent growth in footfalls post noon shows in multiplexes.
The second Hindi release, Salman Khan’s much-talked production LoveYatri has also received mostly positive reviews from the viewers but still hasn’t witnessed the desired footfalls in theaters. On the first day, newcomers Aayush Sharma & Warina Hussain starrer recorded an occupancy of 15-20% and collected 2 crores.
On the other hand, much-awaited American superhero movie Venom has got succeed to impress the Indian audience and received quite positive reviews. On Friday it opened with an occupancy of 25% and bagged the amount of 4.09 crores nett (5.24 crores gross) including all English, Hindi, Tamil & Telugu versions.
All three offerings are expected to take a good jump over the weekend at the Indian box office despite last week released successfully-running Hindi comedy-drama Sui Dhaaga.