Rangoon box office collection day 2: Shahid Kapoor, Kangana Ranaut film earns approx Rs 12 crore

Rangoon box office collection day 2 : Will Kangana Ranaut, Shahid Kapoor and Saif Ali Khan's triangular love story work well for the film to thrive?

Written by Samarpita Das | New Delhi | Updated: February 26, 2017 5:41 pm
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Vishal Bhardwaj’s Rangoon did not particularly make any progress on its second day on Saturday. The film which earned Rs 6.07 crore on Friday, collected approximately Rs 6 crore on Saturday, taking its domestic profits to around Rs 12.07 crore, as reported by Bollywood Hungama.

Rangoon, starring Kangana Ranaut, Shahid Kapoor and Saif Ali Khan had been the centre of Bollywood’s attention for a long time. The Vishal Bhardwaj directorial released amid a lot of buzz and curiosity. But unlike expected, the film didn’t particularly receive a massive opening. Even Bollywood trade analyst Taran Adarsh seemed bit surprised at the film’s first-day performance as he termed it as ‘dismal.’

“#Rangoon has a dismal start… Fri ₹ 6.07 cr. India biz… Will need to show massive growth on Sat + Sun to sustain and survive,” wrote Taran Adarsh on Twitter.

To say that Kangana Ranaut has played a major part in keeping the excitement around the film won’t be wrong. First, she used a whip during the film’s promotions, and later she took on Karan Johar during his own television chat show, making matters even more exciting. And to top, it was the union of Shahid Kapoor and Saif Ali Khan on the screen for the first time, that turned eyeballs.

Audience Reaction On Rangoon: Ending Too Dramatic But Kangana Steals The Show

 

The trailers of the film, definitely hinted that the Vishal Bhardwaj film had a different story to tell, way different from what Bollywood audiences have witnessed over the years. It was set during the time of World War II and reportedly traced the story of Fearless Nadia, Bollywood’s first original stunt-woman, who is still remembered for her fiery role in the movie Hunterwali. With songs like Bloody Hell, Mere Miyan Gaye England, Tippa, the film has received the right kind of publicity from the very start. But will it be able to pass the weekend test and manage to see an upswing?

Also read: Rangoon box office collection day 1: Shahid Kapoor, Kangana Ranaut film collects Rs 6.07 crore

Rangoon also released at a competitive moment when the theatres have The Ghazi Attack, Running Shaadi, Jolly LLB 2 already running to decent audience response.

 

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    Mia
    Feb 27, 2017 at 4:24 pm
    FLOP
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      Raneer
      Feb 25, 2017 at 4:57 pm
      Pulling down others, lying non Stop And making delusional statements does not generate interest audience to the movie. Lesson for self proclaimed queen
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        Ajit
        Feb 25, 2017 at 5:37 pm
        She is fabulous actress..and it needs no certificate..
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          Atul
          Feb 26, 2017 at 3:51 am
          Time to realize Kangana you too walk on the same ground as others. Time to climb down your high horse. Or do you plan to say trade analysts wanted to flirt with you , when you didn't encourage them they gave false numbers ? As you've proven in the past you're delusional.
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            Ganesh Gopal
            Feb 26, 2017 at 5:50 am
            Fantastic to watch... Good Film by Vishal Bharadwaj. Two actors stand out. One Kangana who has literally carried the w film on her shoulders. She has given the punch to her character. And the second the British villain. He is humorous as well as lethal... he has lifted the film to a level where the heroes have to perform to outwit him. The lady who has done the character of the nurse, the afreem smoking sidekick of Kangana have done extremely well. Shahid and Saif have not given their real punches.. they were restrained.... even the lip locks were restrained...
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