The Hindi move “Boss” starring Akshay Kumar and Aditi Rao Hyder was released in around 3000 prints in India and across the world on Wednesday, October 16, 2013.
The action and drama movie which is a remake of a Malayalam film “Pokkiri Raja” was directed by Anthony Dsouza.
The advance bookings which started a few days ago have received good response from single screens and multiplexes around the country.
It will be interesting to see if the movie breaks the record of Akshay’s previous hit movie “Rowdy Rathore”.
The story of the movie revolves around Akshay Kumar who plays a kind hearted gangster, known as “Boss” and Mithun Chakraborty plays the role of his father.
Shiv Pandit is in the role of Kumar’s younger brother and Aditi Rao Hydari is his love interest.
The movie has a chance of making it big due to the extended holiday weekend through the word of mouth which will increase the chances of its collections in the weekend.
There is nothing new in the movie, if you have seen “Rowdy Rathore” or “Wanted”, the dialogues, fights and the scenes are almost similar, typical of Prabhu Deva.
Box-office collections report:
Since the movie was released on Eid which is a national holiday, “Boss” is expected to earn around 15 crores on its 1st day at the box-office. But the movie earned Rs 14.5 crores on its 1st day.
The word of mouth is very good and the collections of 2nd day and the weekend is expected to be even better. Some analysts say, “Boss” might cross the Rs 100 crore mark in its 1st weekend itself.
UK: Tue £ 40,000, Wed £ 70,000. Total: £ 110,000. Total 1.09 cr.
The day-wise collection report is as below:
Wednesday – 1st day
Rs 14.5 crores
|Thursday – 2nd day||Rs 8 crores|
|Friday – 3rd day||Rs. 6 crores|
|Saturday – 4th day||6.25 crores|
|Sunday – 5th day||8 crores|
|Total Collections||43.75 crores nett|
5.50 crores nett
|Total Worldwide Collection||49.25 crores nett|
Watch the trailer video: