Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai and Randeep Hooda starrer Sarbjit presented poorly during the past week with the last release Jazbaa, who struggled to cross 25 cr net box office collections in its total lifetime. The movie took overhyped release with a budget of 25 crores. The movie opened weak at the box office with only 15% occupancy on the opening day followed by 20% on Saturday and less than 20% on Sunday, averaging the total occupancy less than any other hit or average film.
Sarbjit is a Hindi movie with 10% dialogues in Punjabi. Kaptaan cuts of competition within the Punjabi audience as competing Gippy Grewal in Punjab is a thing which everyone should avoid. On the other side, Hindi audience loved to watch a 3D film Sarbjit collected 3.69 cr nett on the first day which is itself strictly below average number considering the star cast in the movie. Film was expected to grow on the Day 2, but it doesn’t worth with only 120% (4.56 crore rupees).
On Sunday, the occupancy and number of shows increased and Sarbjit minted out 5.71 crore rupees. Due to the favorable reaction of moviegoers, it witnessed decent increments in its business through out the weekend. Most of people liked Sarbjit and found it very intense. The performances of Randeep and Aishwarya are being praised by everyone.
On the first day, the movie reported decent occupancy in morning and witnessed better from evening because of positive word of mouth. With overall 25% of occupancy, it collected the amount of 3.69 crores on Friday. On the next day, as expected it showed decent jump in its business graph and raked the amount of 4.56 crores on Saturday. After its 5th day of release, total collection of Sarbjit is recorded as 17.92 crores* across India