Azhar movie based on the biopic of Md. Azharuddin is doing a great business in the Indian market, and the box office collections of the film are growing as per the expectations. Although the movie was expected to grow big on Saturday, it goes limited to 10%. The movie had grown below the average. Generally, films achieving more than three stars grow at the rate of 30-40% on the weekends.
On Monday, Azhar faced almost 60% of drop as compare to Sunday and added the amount of 3.05 cr to its account. After the 4th day, its total collection is recorded as 23.85 cr* at domestic box office. Today being Tuesday i.e. weekday, so a slight drop was already expected. On its 5th day of release, Azhar has collected the amount of around 2.95 crores from Indian screens. Now the total collection of the movie has become 26.80 crores*.
The movie has been released with very high expectations and buzz, but unfortunately got failure to acquire desired place in the hearts of audience. It has received positive reviews from most of the critics but not so impressive response from audience. All the pre-release hype has burst like a hot air balloon, along with that Emraan’s dream of giving a hit after 3 years has also washed out.
From UAE-GCC, Azhar reported highest ever box office collection of Emraan’s career so far with 72.72 lacs on its opening day. Whereas in India, it received decent response and minted the amount of 6.30 cr with almost 30% of occupancy. On the next day, being Saturday it witnessed little rise in its business graph and collected the amount of 7 cr.After the 4th day, its total collection is recorded as 23.85 cr* at domestic box office.