Last week on Thursday, 11th August, we saw the release of two big ticket movies starring Aamir Khan – Kareena Kapoor Khan. Lal Singh Chaddha and Akshay Kumar – starring Bhumi Pednekar Raksha Bandhan, Interestingly, despite these two clashing at the box office, the business predictions were overly optimistic, stating that both the releases would increase their respective business. In fact, with Rakshabandhan holiday and Independence Day holiday, the film business was expecting huge numbers from both the releases at the box office. However, contrary to expectations, both Lal Singh Chaddha And Raksha Bandhan Facing a tough challenge at the box office. After below average openings, both the releases have seen a steady decline in their collections.
In this box office report, we take a look at the collections of both Lal Singh Chaddha And Raksha Bandhan Comparing it to the previous releases on Independence Day, which have hit our screens around the national holiday. The shocking thing is that on such national holidays usually the collections increase manifold in the release, in such cases Lal Singh Chaddha And Raksha Bandhan The business of both the films has suffered. Depositing Rs. 7.87 crores on the fourth day Lal Singh Chaddha emerged as the thirteenth all-time highest Independence Day grosser, while Raksha Bandhan, which managed to attract Rs. 6.31 crores, claims the fourteenth rank.
In what can only be called the biggest box office upset of the year, both Lal Singh Chaddha And Raksha Bandhan Which emerged as the lowest Independence Day grosser, failing to surpass previous releases like Mohenjo Daro Due to which Rs. 10.27 crore, Once upon a time Mumbai again Due to which Rs. 11.25 crores, and even Batla House Due to which Rs. 14 crore
According to reports, looking at the collections of both the releases on the fourth day, Lal Singh Chaddha The business has seen a decline of about 21% since its third day’s collection, while Raksha Bandhan The business has seen a decline of about 10 percent. Traditionally, Independence Day and other national holidays have seen a growth in the film business with audiences thronging the theatres.
Currently, both the movies viz. Lal Singh Chaddha And Raksha Bandhan As theaters continue to run, traders believe the films have almost run their course. According to preliminary estimates, Lal Singh Chaddha Who has managed to rake in Rs. May end its theatrical release with a collection of Rs 45.83 crore so far. 70 crores likewise, Raksha Bandhan, which is Rs. 34.47 crore may close its business. 50 crore mark.