Much anticipated movie of the year, epic period drama ‘Padmaavat’ has released on box office with good craze of audience. The movie has started on a decent note at box office but getting very positive reviews from critics as well as cinegoers. Well on its way to creating history with the paid preview shows and pre-bookings going house full.
Despite protests, the movie has managed to earn good numbers through its paid previews a day before its full release. The huge expectations and immense hype surrounding the film’s release is a testament to how the country has eagerly been waiting to witness the period drama. Already creating a splash at the box office before its release.
The film has everything going for it with rave reviews coming its way not to mention Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s tryst with blockbuster films. As per critics, Padmaavat is a masterpiece that cannot be missed. Everyone is appreciating the marvelous performances of lead stars Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone & Shahid Kapoor.
The movie has earned 5 crores on the day before its main release. The shows of the movie started from 6 pm on the evening of 24th January. The number is good considering the kind of revolts it has been facing from Kari Sena in the various parts of the world. On the opening day, Padmaavat started the day with decent occupancy of 35% and showed good growth from evening shows in multiplexes.
Overall it has recorded 50-55% of occupancy across India. Padmaavat has minted the amount of 19 crores on Indian screens. With such positive word of mouth, the movie is expected to take impressive jump on 26th January i.e. Republic Day due to public holiday. Because of positive audience response, it is expected to show decent growth on Saturday and Sunday as well. As per report, in overseas the movie is doing quite well.
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