Bharat movie becomes best opener for Salman Khan
One of the biggest clashes ever has arrived between the releasing of Salman Khan’s latest movie ‘Bharat’ and the ICC World Cup 2019 match between India and South Africa. Even with this clash Bharat managed to get a grand opening and the movie was successful to collect a sum of amount of Rs 42.3 crores on it’s first day.
The movie came out as the best opener of the Salman Khan’s movie breaking the records of his movie Prem Ratan Dhan Payo. The movie starred Sonam Kapoor and Swara Bhaskar.
Trade Analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted the statistics of the movie collection. He wrote, “#Bharat sets the BO on… East, West, North, South… Multiplexes, single screens… Metros, non-metros… Day 1 biz was mind boggling across the board, despite tough opposition from the crucial and much-hyped cricket match [#IndvSA #CWC19].”
In an another tweet he wrote, ‘#Salmania grips the nation… #Bharat storms the BO… Proves *yet again* Salman Khan is the biggest crowd puller… #Bharat opens much bigger than Salman – Ali Abbas Zafar’s #TigerZindaHai [₹ 34.10 cr] and #Sultan [₹ 36.54 cr]… Wed ₹ 42.30 cr. India biz,”
The movie is written and directed by Ali Abbas Zafar, and is produced by Atul Agnihotri, Alvira Khan Agnihotri, Bhushan Kumar, Krishan Kumar, Nikhil Namit and Salman Khan under the banners Reel Life Productions, Salman Khan Films and T-Series.