The highly-anticipated film “Pathaan,” starring Shah Rukh Khan, is generating a lot of excitement and anticipation. Despite facing some protests and competition from smaller releases, the movie, directed by Siddharth Anand, is expected to have a successful opening day. Advance bookings for the film opened recently and have been seeing an increasing number of purchases.
As per reports, by 6 PM on the day advance, bookings opened, “Pathaan” had sold 1,71,500 tickets at major national multiplex chains for the first day alone. PVR cinemas sold 75,000 tickets, INOX sold 60,500, and Cinepolis sold 35,500. These numbers suggest that the film is on track for a strong debut at the box office. Trade predictions place the opening day earnings in the range of Rs. 40 crores, indicating that it could have a bumper opening.
Currently, the film industry is closely monitoring the progress of “Pathaan” at the box office. Shah Rukh Khan’s star power and the direction of Siddharth Anand are expected to drive the film’s success. The film’s first track, “Besharam Rang,” has also generated a lot of buzz and anticipation for the film’s release. It will be interesting to see how the film performs in the coming days.