After making quite a buzz with the trailer & music, Ayushmann Khurrana starrer new Hindi offering Dream Girl is in theatres now and expectedly getting a good response from the audience. Despite not being released solo, it opened well on Friday and registered the 13th highest opening of the year so far.
Directed by Raaj Shaandilyaa, the comedy drama 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. Everyone is praising the performance of lead actor.
On Friday, Dream Girl took a decent start with an occupancy of 30% in the morning and recorded a fair growth in footfalls post noon shows. In the end, it has bagged the amount of 10.05 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, Akshaye Khanna, Richa Chadha and Meera Chopra starrer Section 375 has also received mostly positive reviews from the critics but being an offbeat courtroom drama didn’t attract enough audience toward theatres on the opening day.
Directed by Ajay Bahl, the film took a slow start at the box office with only 8% occupancy for the morning shows. Over the evening and night shows, Section 375 witnessed a limited jump and managed to collect the amount of 1.45 crore. It has to show good growth over the weekend for a reputed business total.