Dhadak, the Hindi adaptation of the Marathi hit, Sairat releases today in the theatres. Two new actors, Janhvi Kapoor and Ishaan Khatter are making their debut into the Bollywood with this film. Dhadak has received positive reviews from the critics and the youth audience has expressed its excitement for the film. The film has opened well which is expected to reflect in Dhadak first day collection at the end of the day. Here are the early estimates for Dhadak opening Friday earning.

A Still from Movie Dhadak

A Youth Oriented Film and a Blockbuster Tag

Janhvi Kapoor and Ishaan Khatter starrer Dhadak is a youth-oriented film. Based on a love story of two youngsters, Dhadak also has a benefit of being a remake of the blockbuster Marathi film, Sairat. Dhadak would receive a positive response in the theatres and would attract a huge number of young audience to its theatres. The strong start of Dhadak has hinted at an excellent earning on its first day. Also, the sympathy factor of Sridevi and the presence of her daughter in the film would help it to appeal to the audience on a large scale.

A Still from Dhadak

First Day Collection Early Estimates

Dhadak first day collection is most likely to be around Rs. 7 crores. The crucial factor in its earning is the growth of the film in the evening as well as the night shows. Dhadak is supposed to attract the family audience in the latter half of the day as well to make itself count in the theatres. Also, the other factor which would help it to grow is the positive feedback of the audience. The word of mouth of the audience would be a decisive factor in taking its opening day earning to a good amount.

A still from Dhadak

Dhadak is not expected to get affected due to the holdover releases, Sanju, Soorma, and Ant-Man and the Wasp. As only Sanju is performing well amongst the three films and it is not expected to pose a stiff competition to the film. More updates about the film’s performance will be made available soon.

Update: Dhadak first day collection stands at Rs. 8.71 crores and it has become the highest newcomer opening among all Hindi films.


First Published on: 13:30 pm - 20, Jul 2018
Author: author image Piyush Chugh
Piyush Chugh is an established film critic, and Bollywood Trade analyst. He brings to you the latest box office news and collection updates.
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