Mumbai Ajay Devgn’s “Tanhaji” overscores Meghna Gulzar’s “Chhapaak”- in 4 days Collections
Deepika Padukone’s Chhapaak and Ajay Devgn’s Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior hit the screens on the same day on January 10.
But Ajay Devgn’s “Tanhaji” proves unstoppable on Day 4. Collection surges to double digits. This is despite of lower ticket rates at Multiplexes on week days. Moreover Day 4 collection figures emerges better than Day 1 at several cinema theatres. Friday 15.10 Cr, Sat 20.57 Cr, Sunday ey.26 Cr, Monday 13.75 Cr. Total collection Rzs.75.68 Cr.
Whereas Meghna Gulzar directed ‘Chhapaak” based on the life of acid attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal slips on Day 4. Biz is limited to a few Premium Multiplexes in Urban Centres. Continues to non-perform at Tier-2 and 3 cities and mass belt. Fri 4.77 Cr, Saturday 6.90 Cr, Sunday 7.35 Cr, Monday 2.35 Cr. Total Rs. 21.37 Cr.
As per “Trade analysts” Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior is receiving ‘spectacular’ response from the audience at the box office, whereas Chhapaak got a dull start. The box office numbers of the two films affirm, ostensibly, the declarations made by the analysts. But the picture is different when we delve deeper and find what the numbers actually reveal.
News Edit by K.V.Raman