Two big Bollywood movies — Raksha Bandhan and Laal Singh Chaddha — are set for release on this Raksha Bandhan. Although advance bookings for both the films have witnessed a decent response, the Akshay Kumar starrer is likely to stay ahead of Aamir Khan’s film when it comes to the opening day box office collection.
Coming to Raksha Bandhan first, there are many reasons why this family drama is expected to do wonder this Raksha Bandhan. The film is releasing on Thursday, which is gazetted holiday owing to Raksha Bandhan. Therefore, Raksha Bandhan is expected to mint Rs 12-14 crore at the box office.
Talking about Laal Singh Chaddha, Aamir Khan’s film is also having a surprisingly high buzz around it. The film is expected to rake in Rs 10-13 crore at the box office. The collection could’ve been higher had it not been for Akshay Kumar’s Raksha Bandhan.
However, critics’ reviews for both the films are expected to come in by today evening, which again might influence their box office performance.
Both Raksha Bandhan and Laal Singh Chaddha being completely different kind of films will look to pull in the crowds this weekend.