Badla, starring Amitabh Bachchan and Taapsee Pannu in the lead roles, was released across theaters on March 8. In its third week now, the suspense thriller has earned a total collection of Rs 72.04 crore until now.
Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted, “#Badla continues its triumphant journey… Witnesses growth on [third] Sat… Will cruise past ₹ 75 cr mark today [Day 17]… All set to challenge *lifetime biz* of #Piku… [Week 3] Fri 2.07 cr, Sat 2.65 cr. Total: ₹ 72.04 cr. India biz. Gross BOC: ₹ 85 cr.”
Helmed by Sujoy Ghosh, the film has emerged a winner at the box office.
However, with the latest releases such as Akshay Kumar’s Kesari and Mard Ko Dard Nahi Hota, Badla has to fight it out at the box office to reach the coveted Rs 100 crore club.
Quite interestingly, speculations are rife that this Sujoy Ghosh directorial might get remade in Tamil.
According to sources, actor Trisha is being considered for Taapsee Pannu’s role.
Badla is a remake of the 2017 Spanish film The Invisible Guest by Oriol Paulo.
This film marks the third collaboration of Big B and director Sujoy Ghosh. The duo has previously worked together on Te3n and Aladin. Also, it was the second time that Amitabh and Taapsee shares screen space, after Pink (2016).
The ensemble cast of the film also includes Amrita Singh, Tony Luke, Manav Kaul and Tanveer Ghani among others in significant roles.