It’s turning out to be just one great month in the box office. Ayushmann Khurrana and Nushrat Bharucha’s Fantasy Girl and Sushant Singh Rajput-Shraddha Kapoor’s Chhichhore have received viewer’s love and therefore are scripting their success stories. Fantasy Girl, produced by debutante director Raaj Shandilya, has made Rs 59.40 crore in the box office in five days and can be eyeing a Rs 70 crore initial week.
Chhichhore, produced by Nitesh Tiwari, has banked to a reliable word of mouth by making Rs 102.19 crore. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh reported, “Chhichhore is 100 Not Out… Solid co – despite a powerful competitor – increases its odds of sustaining the BO until the biggies arrive [2 October ]… [Week 2] Fri 5.34 cr, Sat 9.42 cr, Sun 10.47 cr, Mon 4.02 cr, Tue 4.11 cr.
The movie entered the Rs 100 crore club record time also. “Days shot to achieve $100 cr by mid-sized films… Kabir Singh: Day 5, Uri: Day 10, TanuWedsManuReturns: Day 11, Chhichhore: Day 12, Stree: Day 16, Raazi: Day 17, BadhaaiHo: Day 17, SKTKS: Day 25. Nett BOC.
Sharing Fantasy Girl’s box office series, ” he wrote, “DreamGirl is a HIT… Refuses to slow down… Eyes $70 cr+ complete… Biz in Week two – if it confronts multiple new films – is critical, provides a notion of its life biz… Fri 10.05 cr, Sat 16.42 cr, Sun 18.10 cr, Mon 7.43 cr, Tue 7.40 cr. Total: $ 59.40 cr. #India biz.”
While three movies are publishing this Friday — Sonam Kapoor and Dulquer Salmaan’s The Zoya Factor, Karan Deol’s introduction Pal Pal Dil Ke Paas and Sanjay Dutt’s Prasthanam — Fantasy Girl and Chhichhore are expected to remain active in the box office.
Both movies have done well internationally also. “DreamGirl scores well in its opening weekend #Overseas… Complete after Weekend 1: $ 1.7 million [$12.21 cr]… Key markets… #USA + #Canada: $675k #UAE + #GCC: $445k #UK: $157k #Australia #NZ #Fiji: $66k,” Adarsh had reported previously.