3 Days Total Collection of Hindi Medium
The slice-of-life comedy, Hindi Medium, featuring Irrfan and Saba Qamar, is the story of thousands of Indian parents, who aspire to enroll their children in an English medium school. The film was welcomed by all with open arms and received a fabulous response from everyone. Director Saket Chaudhary’s Hindi Medium holds a mirror up to our society, where the ability to speak English is the yardstick to measure sophistication and elitism.
On Friday, with 10-15% of occupancy across the country on 1126 screens, it raked the opening business of 2.81 crores. On Saturday due to positive buzz, it witnessed decent jump and collected the amount 4.25 crores. Anyhow, Hindi Medium had a decent weekend with around 5.50 crore more coming in. It currently stands around the 12.56 crore mark.
The film which is tax free in Maharashtra and Gujarat even before its release has received warm responses not only by critics but by audiences and many government officials. Produced by T-Series and Maddock Films, the film was made on a budget of 22 cr (COP 14 cr + PnA 8 cr) with recovery already on its way. The film has earned 15 cr from digital, satellite, music and overseas rights.
Hindi Medium clashed at the box office with Mohit Suri’s Half Girlfriend starring Arjun Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor and Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh’s Jattu Engineer. However, Hindi Medium, presented by T-series and Maddock Films, released on Friday 19th May.
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