Rani Mukerji’s comeback film Hichki is winning hearts of the audience. The much-awaited film which hit the silver screens on March 23 opened on a positive note.
The Yash Raj Films production which was released across 961 screens in India minted Rs 3.30 crore on the very first day. Trade pundits were expecting the flick to do well and Hichki didn’t disappoint them.
The Sidharth P Malhotra directorial collected Rs 5.35 crore on Saturday, taking its total tally to Rs 8.65 crore. The movie witnessed a remarkable growth of 62 per cent on its second day at the box office.
Bollywood trade analyst Taran Adarsh shared the box office collection of the film on Twitter.
#Hichki shows a REMARKABLE 62.12% GROWTH on Day 2... Sun biz to scale HIGHER than Sat... Fri 3.30 cr, Sat 5.35 cr. Total: ₹ 8.65 cr [961 screens]. India biz. 👍👍👍— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) March 25, 2018
Hichki which also stars Supriya Pilgaonkar and Harsh Mayar, is an adaptation of the book Front of the Class: How Tourette Syndrome Made Me the Teacher I Never Had.
The film has managed to earn rave reviews from the critics from its tight storyline and impeccable performance of Rani Mukerji. The Saathiya actress has been appreciated for her stupendous performance as Naina Mathur, a teacher suffering from Tourette syndrome.
Interestingly, the makers of Hichki have already recovered their investment of Rs 20 crore through satellite, digital and music rights.
What makes #Hichki an OUTRIGHT WINNER is the perfect blend of super content + right economics... While the theatrical biz is going strong, Yash Raj has already recovered *entire* investment [₹ 20 cr] from non-theatrical platforms [Digital, Satellite, Music].— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) March 25, 2018
The strong mouth-of-the-word publicity is expected to help the film do well in the upcoming days.
Hichki has emerged as one of the most promising movies of the year and we are sure the movie will set the box office on fire with its realistic content.