Udta Punjab Budget, Screen Count, Economics And Box Office Analysis – Have a look at budget, Box Office and other details of Udta Punjab.
The most controversial film of the year, Udta Punjab is all set to hit the screens this Friday. Directed by Abhishek Chaubey Udta Punjab stars Shahid Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, Diljit Dosanjh and Kareena Kapoor Khan in lead roles. the movie is based on the drug abuse issue in the state of Punjab. Let’s have a look at Udta Punjab budget, screen count, economics and Box Office analysis. (Read: Udta Punjab Music Review)
Udta Punjab 3 Budget
Co-produced by Phantom and Balaji Motion Pictures, the total production cost of the movie including the salaries of the star cast is around 35 crores. With around 10 crores spent on promotion, advertising and publicity, the total budget of the movie is pushed to 45 crores.
Udta Punjab Screen Count
Amidst the controversy surrounding its censorship, Udta Punjab will finally release on its scheduled date i.e. 17 June 2016. The movie has gained a lot of free publicity with the controversy and is expected to release on around 2000 screens in India. In overseas, the movie is expected to hit around 350 screens.
Udta Punjab Run Time and Certification Details
Initially, the movie was awarded ‘A’ certificate with as many as 93 cuts in the original version. After Bombay HC’s order, the movie has been passed with only one cut. The total run time of the movie is around 2.5 hrs.
Udta Punjab Box Office Analysis (Considering Budget Is 45 Crores)
Lifetime Collection < 50 crores (Flop)
Lifetime Collection > 55 crores (Average)
Lifetime Collection > 70 crores (Hit)
Lifetime Collection > 90 crores (Super Hit)
Lifetime Collection > 140 crores (Blockbuster)
The controversy surrounding its certification has really helped the movie to gain free publicity. Moviegoers are quite excited to see what the film has to offer. As per my prediction, Udta Punjab will open big with the first day collection to be around 9 crores.