Pathan Box Office Collection Day 1: The film ‘Pathan’ created a record on the first day!
Pathan Box Office Collection: Bollywood’s King Khan i.e. actor Shah Rukh Khan about his film Pathan are in the limelight.Pathan has been released yesterday on 25 January. This film has made the audience crazy on the first day itself. The special thing is that the film has earned record breaking earnings on the first day itself. As per reports, the film had collected a total of Rs 20.35 crore at PVR Inox and Cinepolis till noon. The film has earned 25 crores in multiplexes. Pathan has broken the record of KGF 2 by earning this much in multiplex on the very first day. KGF 2 earned 22.15 crores on the first day. If experts are to be believed, ‘Pathan’ will collect around Rs 50 crore on the opening day. KGF 2 collected Rs 54 crore on the first day. Pathan is going to be one of the highest grosser films.
Holidays will benefit ‘Pathan’
Not so long ago, we used to see movie shows starting at 12.30 in the night in theatres. Seeing the excitement among fans to watch King Khan’s film, YRF makers have started late night shows. Along with this, the Next Morning Shows have also been extended.
The holiday of 26th January is going to be beneficial for ‘Pathan’. Till now this film has been released on 8000 screens worldwide. Most of the day and night shows are houseful. According to media reports, the film can earn more than 200 crores in the next five days. Seeing the tremendous craze among the fans, Yash Raj Films has also started its shows from 12.30 pm. The ticket price in Delhi NCR has reached up to Rs 2400.
‘Pathan’ trapped in the whirlpool of controversies
In the song ‘Besharam Rang’ from the film Deepika Padukone did a bold dance wearing a saffron bikini. Several religious organizations have opposed it and targeted the film. After that some BJP leaders including Bajrang Dal, Vishwa Hindu Parishad had objected to this. Deepika Padukone’s saffron bikini was also criticized for some of the lyrics of the song. After this objection, the ‘Central Board of Film Certification’ suggested some changes to the filmmakers.
The special thing is that Boycott ‘Pathan’ also started trending on social media. However, it has come to the fore that it had no effect considering the huge turnout to watch the film. In this film, Shah Rukh plays the role of an Indian spy. Deepika and John Abraham in the film as well is in the lead role. This film is directed by Siddharth Anand.