Ajay Devgn and Abhishek Bachchan starrer movie Bol Bachchan has had a wonderful weekend at the Box Office in India. Although the film faced tough competition from Telugu movie Eega and Punjabi film Jatt and Juliet, it has done good business at the collection centres across the country. And it has scored approximately Rs 43 crores nett in the first weekend.
Bol Bachchan opened to a good response at the collection centres with its occupancy ranging between 60% and 70% in the first show on Friday. Its business went up in the later shows. The movie collected Rs 12.10 crores nett on the first day of its release. Its first day collection was far better than that of many recent Bollywood releases.
Since Bol Bachchan had received positive reviews from both critics and viewers, trade analysts opined that the word of the mouth would play the magic at the Box Office, thereby boosting its collection on Saturday. As expected, its business went up by 18% with the movie adding Rs 14 crores to its two days total Rs 26.10 crore nett.
But Bol Bachchan surely had a good time at the Box Office on Sunday. The movie witnessed a big growth in its business, which was grown by 35% to 50%. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted, "#BolBachchan has witnessed BIG jump on Sunday. Instance: In a circuit like CI, it collected - Fri 52.50 lacs, Sat 50 lacs, Sun 77.75 lacs (sic)."
Before this on Sunday, Taran Adarsh predicted that the movie would collected Rs 40 crores in the first weekend. "#BolBachchan Fri 12.10 cr, Sat 12 cr. Though early to comment, the Sun figure could touch 15 cr to 17 cr. A 40 cr weekend on the cards." The movie has added Rs 17 crores nett to its first weekend total Rs 43.10 crores nett at the Box Office in India.