BOTY Score
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Total Votes: 62
Release Date 13 April, 2018
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Budget ₹40 crores
Box Office India ₹31 crores
Box Office Worldwide ₹38 crores
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Synopsis

The story of the movie revolves around the connection between two hotel interns. Dan lives a carefree life with his friends and they share every moment of their lives with each other. Shiuli, one of the interns gets affected by Dan’s audaciousness. The emotional bond between the two brings out love and ultimately changes their lives.

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Day-wise Box Office Collections

First Day₹5.04 crores
Saturday₹7.47 crores
Sunday₹7.74 crores
First Weekend₹20.25 crores
Monday₹2.70 crores
Tuesday₹2.61 crores
First Week₹30.24 crores
Lifetime India (net)₹31 crores
Worldwide Gross₹38 crores
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Movie Reception

October took a decent start on its opening day and collected a little over Rs. 5 crores. It received a positive word of mouth from the audience and fared well. Due to a good growth over the first weekend, it earned over Rs. 20 crores in the theatres. The performance of the film on the weekdays of the first week, as well as the second weekend, was fair which ensured a lifetime total of Rs. 31 crores at the box office.

Full Cast & Characters

ACTOR NAMECHARACTER NAME
Varun DhawanDanish "Dan" Walia
Banita SandhuShiuli Iyer
Gitanjali RaoShiuli's mother
Sahil VedoliyaaManjeet, Dan's roommate
Ashish GhoshDr. Ghosh

Fun Facts & Triva

  • It was the debut film of the actress, Banita Sandhu.
  • This was the first songless film of Varun Dhawan.
  • Varun Dhawan himself didn't know about the climax of the film.
  • It was the first film of Varun Dhawan and the director Shoojit Sircar.
  • Deepika Padukone wanted to do the role but later took her name out because of her short role in the film.
  • Varun Dhawan didn't use makeup for some of the scenes in the film.
  • The Marathi director, Sarika Mene blamed Shoojit Sircar for stealing some scenes from her Marathi movie, Aarti - The Unknown Love Story.

Official Trailer