‘Neerja’ sets new height for Sonam Kapoor
Sonam Kapoor’s recent offering, the drama thriller film ‘Neerja’ which has showed very impressive performance in its first two weeks of release and still heading with much hold over audience in its third week. Despite of new release Jai Gangaajal, Neerja is moving unaffectedly and adding decent business figures to its account. The film has already made more than 200% of profit at box office. The actress Sonam Kapoor has given best ever performance of her career in the film and is being appreciated by everyone for this. Neerja has received super positive reviews from critics as well as audience, which made its decent start to excellent at domestic as well as overseas box office.
Neerja had minted the business of total 57.75 crores till its second week on Indian screens, that includes 35.32 crores of first week and 22.43 crores of second week. Now it is running in the third week and being opposite to Jai Gangaajal, facing competition but still stands strong enough. In its third weekend, it had raked the business of total 6.04 crores, that includes 1.15 crore of Friday, 2.20 crores of Saturday and 2.69 crores of Sunday. Till the end of its 17 days journey, the film had recorded its total collected as 63.79 crores from India and 24.81 crores from overseas.
In weekdays, Neerja has again started getting lesser occupancy but on Monday received little bit decent amount of 1.45 crore because of Mahashivratri‘s holiday. On the next day, it faced considerable drop and collected the amount of 0.90 crore as its 19th day collection. Then on Wednesday, with almost similar response it has added the amount of 0.81 crore to its account. Till the end of 20th day, total domestic collection of Neerja is recorded as 66.95 crores.