Rocky Handsome 1st Day Collection: John Abraham’s Rocky Handsome had an average opening day at the domestic Box Office.
As predicted by us yesterday, John Abraham’s Rocky Handsome is off to a poor start. Early reports suggest that the movie collected 5.29 crores on the opening day to register the 8th highest opening of 2016 behind Airlift, Ghayal Once Again, Kapoor and Sons and Kyaa Kool Hai Hum 3. With the first day collection of 5.29 crores, the movie now stands at the total collection of 7.06 crores.(Read: Highest Opening Day Grossers of 2016)
Rocky Handsome 1st Day Collection: 5.29 crores
Rocky Handsome Collection from paid reviews: 1.77 crores
Rocky Handsome Box Office Collection: 7.06 crores
Rocky Handsome took full advantage of Good Friday holiday and registered an occupancy of around 30% in the morning shows. The movie opened well in mass centers and single screens but in metros and multiplexes, it was thrashed by the Hollywood release Batman Vs Superman: Dawn Of Justice.
The first day collection of Rocky Handsome is less than John Abraham’s last release Welcome Back (14.35 crores) but higher than his previous solo releases Madras Cafe (4.9 crores) and Force (4.84 crores).
The movie has received mixed reviews from critics. The audience in the small and mass centers has loved the movie while in multiplexes and metros, it has received negative response from the moviegoers.
Made on a budget of 42 crores, Rocky Handsome needs to hold well on Saturday and Sunday. The movie should cross 50 crores to emerge as a hit at the Box office which looks difficult considering the opening day collection and the response.
Rocky Handsome an official remake of 2010 Korean hit, The Man from Nowhere. Directed by Nishikant Kamat, the film stars Shruti Haasan and Diya Chalwad. Nishikant Kamat himself has played a lead antagonist in this movie.