Sanam Teri Kasam starring debutants Harshvardhan Rane and Pakistani actress Mawra Hocane, earns Rs. 4.66 cr. in its opening weekend. The film earned Rs. 1.25 cr. on its opening day. On Saturday (February 6), the film did a business of Rs 1.51 cr. while on Sunday (February 7) it earned Rs. 1.90 cr. The film, directed by Radhika Rao and Vinay Sapru, got one star by IndianExpress critic Shubhra Gupta. (Read: Sanam Teri Kasam review: Mawra Hocane shows us how effervescence can light up the screen)
Trade Ananlyst Taran Adarsh took to Twitter to share the first day collections of the film.
#SanamTeriKasam Fri ₹ 1.25 cr. India biz.
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) February 6, 2016
As per the recent tweet by Taran:
#SanamTeriKasam Fri 1.25 cr, Sat 1.51 cr, Sun 1.90 cr. Total: ₹ 4.66 cr. India biz.
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) February 8, 2016
IndianExpress critic Shubhra Gupta in her review wrote, “‘Sanam Teri Kasam’ , not to be confused with the ’82 film of the same name, is a manual of how Not to make a contemporary romantic film.”
“The one to watch is fresh import from Pakistan, the interestingly-named Mawra Hocane. Her role requires her to be the kind of submissive, spectacles-swaddled ‘good’ girl who has difficulty in snaffling IIT-IIM types (which, according to this film, are the only ones to go for), who needs to be made over prettily to rescue her from permanent behenji-dom oblivion, and the kind who has to look for approving nods from the nearest male before taking a decision, and so on,” she added further.
The film clashed at the box office with Sunny Deol’s starrer ‘Ghayal Once Again’ which is considerably doing better business. (Read: Ghayal Once Again review: Sunny Deol the actor is still a lethal weapon)