Follow us on
 
 
  1. தமிழ்
  2. తెలుగు
  3. Hindi
  4. Tamil
  5. Telugu
  6. Malayalam
  7. Kannada

'Student of the Year' enjoys a fabulous first week

IndiaGlitz [Friday, October 26, 2012]
Comments

Brand Karan Johar has thrown its most definite punch ever since the filmmaker made his debut as a director 14 years back. After delivering some back to back money spinners with Shahrukh Khan, some being widely appreciated and some seeing mixed reactions, Karan has struck, and how!

His film with three debutants, none of them being a star kid, has gone ahead and collected an astonishing 47 crores plus at the box office, hence turning out to be a clean hit.

Though from budget perspective a total like this was a must for SOTY, the fact that it had no known faces on screen as a main lead was always a challenge.

However, the challenge has been thwarted by Sidharth Malhotra, Varun Dhawan and Alia Bhatt, something that was evidenced in steady collections that this feel good film enjoyed right through the weekdays as well. Moreover, mid-week Dushehra holiday further helped the cause and other than youth, even family audience has patronised the film in a good way.

Chartbuster score by Vishal-Shekhar further helped the cause and now it is expected that the film would hang on in theatres for three more weeks till Diwali biggies - 'Jab Tak Hai Jaan' and 'Son of Sardaar' - arrive.

The next immediate target for the film would be cross the 73 crore all-India total set by Karan Johar-Shahrukh Khan's 'My Name Is Khan' in 2010. As things stand today, it would be a touch and go as to achieve this, the film would have to ensure that the week-by-week fall is not more than 50%. Still, even if it falls short by a few crores, SOTY would most definitely hang on to be second highest grosser ever for a Karan Johar directed film.

On the other Nikhil Advani doesn't have many reasons to celebrate since his 'Delhi Safari', despite very good reviews, has gone unnoticed.

The film, after seeing a negligible opening, couldn't quite show any momentum at the box office and with weekdays not throwing any impressive moolah either, it lost whatever little chance it could have possibly had. Sad, since this is clearly the most advanced, enjoyable and appreciated animation film to have come out of Indian cinema.




Indian cinema and global audience



Student of the Year Wallpapers:


800*600 | 1024*768

800*600 | 1024*768

800*600 | 1024*768

Alia Bhatt Wallpapers:


800*600 | 1024*768

800*600 | 1024*768

Related News

 What makes Tiger Shroff to buy flutes?
 'Heer & Ranjha' makes Tiger Shroff nostalgic
 Alia Bhatt nervous & excited for 'Udta Punjab'
 Shahid Kapoor's engagement???
 SRK not in Aditya Chopra's next directorial
 Screen Film Awards Applaud Young Talents
 Varun and Shraddha flying kites in Vegas for 'ABCD 2'
 Shahid Kapoor gets 'Hiked'!
 Shahid, Alia starrer 'Shaandar' release date announced
 'Shaandar' shooting over, Shahid Kapoor enjoys free time finally

Other News

 'Hawaizaada' rebuilds 1895 era
 Hrithik Roshan strikes back with yet another Rohit Video
 Deepika Padukone caught between 'Tamasha' & 'Bajirao Mastani'
 Rajkumar Hirani: What next?
 After Big B, Vidya Thakur comes forward to support Dr. Sunita Dube's Save The Girl Child Initiative
 Kunal Kohli: The Show Must Go On
 Evelyn learns kathhak from Sitaradevi's daughter
 'Khamoshiyan': Check the bold, sensuous scenes
 'Mantra' brings Shiv Pandit & Kalki Koechlin together again
 Durga Jasraj's Art And Artistes Musical concert 'Panchatva' at Bangalore



Copyright 2015 IndiaGlitz. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.




Hindi | Tamil | Telugu | Malayalam | Kannada
Home | Tell a friend | Contact Us | Advertise | Terms | Privacy Policy | RSS/Content Syndication | Submit Showtimes

Copyright 2015 IndiaGlitz.com. All rights reserved.