This Friday released, Kartik Aaryan and Kriti Sanon starrer Shehzada has taken a slow start at the box office due to mixed feedback. While the Hollywood offering Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania has received a terrific response from the audience in metro cities across India and registered an impressive opening.
On the opening day, Shehzada opened with an occupancy of only 10% in the morning and recorded decent growth in footfalls over the evening and night shows. In the end, it registered the business of Rs 6 crores range. The film is expected to take a fair jump over the weekend.
Directed by Rohit Dhawan, there is a Buy One Get One Free offer running for the film, and this too has played a role in the spike in collections for opening day.
On the other hand, American superhero film, Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania has received mixed reviews from the critics but got succeed to entertain the audience. Despite having the newly released Shehzada & other existing Hindi films in the opposite, it remained strong through the day.
Being the highly-awaited film, Marvel Studios’ production has taken a good start with 23% occupancy in the morning. Post noon shows, Ant Man witnessed significant growth and bagged the amount of 9 crores at the domestic box office.