The Kartik Aaryan, Bhumi Pednekar and Ananya Panday starrer much-awaited film Pati Patni Aur Woh finally hit the box office and surprised everyone with its day 1 occupancy. Despite competition from another major release Panipat, PPAW to take a decent start but it surpassed the expectations.
Directed by Mudassar Aziz, the romantic comedy has received mostly positive reviews from the critics for its interesting & funny storyline. It has got succeed to entertain many in theatres across the country and gained a positive word of mouth.
On Friday, Pati Patni Aur Woh took a decent start with an occupancy of 20% in the morning and recorded a fair growth in footfalls post noon shows. In the end, it has bagged the amount of 9.10 crores at the domestic box office. Due to positive feedback, it is expected to pick up well over the weekend.
In parallel, the other Hindi release, Arjun Kapoor, Sanjay Dutt, and Kriti Sanon starrer Panipat has also received mostly positive reviews from the critics but being an epic war drama didn’t attract enough audience toward theatres on the opening day.
Directed by Ashutosh Gowariker, the film took a dull start at the box office with only 10% occupancy for the morning shows. Over the evening and night shows, Panipat witnessed a limited jump and managed to collect the amount of 4.12 crores. It has to show good growth over the weekend for a reputed business total.