5 Days Total Collection of Phillauri
Phillauri is Anushka Sharma’s second production after NH10 and has been directed by debutante Anshai Lal. The film stars Anushka along with Diljit Dosanjh, Suraj Sharma and debutante Mehreen Pirzada in lead roles. The has been receiving a phenomenal response in the North, particularly thanks to the huge fan following that Diljit enjoys there and also because of the story being set there.
Set in Phillauri, Punjab, the Anshai Lal directorial tells the story of Kanan (Suraj), who is persuaded by his friends and family to marry a tree to ward off the bad luck afflicting his love-life. To Kanan’s surprise, this awakens an ancient tree spirit Shashi, played by Anushka. Phillauri is produced by Fox Star Studios and Clean Slate films.
On the opening day, this romantic comedy opened with below average 20% of occupancy for morning shows and did the decent business of 4.02 crores with slight growth from evening shows. From Delhi, Punjabi and nearby regions, Phillauri has recorded highest response due to Diljit’s stardom. On Saturday being weekend and due to favorable word of mouth, the movie showed around 30% of growth and minted the amount of 5.20 crores from 1100 screens across the country.
On the last day of weekend i.e. Sunday, as expected Phillauri reported more growth and estimated to collect the amount of 6.03 crores. Phillauri has taken a slight dip on its fourth day. After having a decent weekend so far and a fabulous Sunday, the film experienced a usual Monday drop.
It collected 2.02 crores on Monday. On the next day i.e. Tuesday, it received almost similar response and collected the amount of 1.95 crores. Till the end of its fifth day, total collection of Phillauri is recorded as 19.22 crores on domestic box office.