Badla, starring Amitabh Bachchan and Taapsee Pannu in the lead roles, is performing well at the box office. The film has collected Rs 48.65 crore so far.
Film trade analyst Taran Adarsh posted the figures on Twitter. He wrote, “#Badla is a HIT… Witnesses solid growth on [second] Sat… Will cross ₹ 50 cr today [Sun]… Superb trending… Will score even after #Kesari release… Has potential to cross ₹ 75 cr… [Week 2] Fri 4.05 cr, Sat 6.60 cr. Total: ₹ 48.65 cr. India biz. Gross BOC: ₹ 57.40 cr.”
Helmed by Sujoy Ghosh, known for the success of his thrillers like Kahaani and Kahaani 2, Badla is the official remake of the Spanish movie The Invisible Guest.
The suspense thriller, which marks Amitabh Bachchan and Taapsee Pannu’s second film after 2016 hit-flick Pink, also received overwhelming reviews from critics.
Director Sujoy Ghosh, earlier this week, thanked the audience for showering so much love on his film Badla.
He tweeted, “so much love for #Badla …. you have no idea how humbling this is. we make films for you. and this love is just super duper. thank you.” (sic)
Apart from Amitabh Bachchan and Taapsee Pannu, the film also stars Manav Kaul and Amrita Singh among others in significant roles.
Badla hit screens on March 8.
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