Kabir Khan’s 83 finally arrived in the theaters on December 23. As it released on Friday, people across the country reached cinema halls to enjoy the experience of watching a movie on the big screen after a long wait.
Starring Ranveer Singh as cricketer Kapil Dev, along with Deepika Padukone, Pankaj Tripathi, Tahir Raj Bhasin, Jiiva, Saqib Saleem, Jatin Sarna, Chirag Patil, Dinker Sharma, Nishant Dahiya, Harrdy Sandhu, Sahil Khattar, Ammy Virk, Adinath Kothare, Dhairya Karwa and R Badree.
’83’ opened with a good response from the audience, who didn’t miss out on watching the film on the very first day of its release. It witnessed a decent rise on the graph and has managed to collect an amount of 12.64 crores nett from 3374 Hindi screens. while the makers are optimistic about getting a better response from the audience during the holidays.
Kapil Dev makes a cameo appearance as a member of the audience who picks up the ball after a cracker of a shot by Ranveer Singh, who plays the cricket legend in the film. The character played by Kapil exclaims: “Good shot, Kapil!”
Another film that competed in the buzz was Atrangi Re that premiered online, on Disney+ Hotstar. However, the sports drama will witness a competition from Allu Arjun and Rashmika Mandanna starrer Pushpa that is creating a storm at the box office.