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First Day Box Office Collection of 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag'

First Day Box Office Collection of 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag'

\'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag\' starring Farhan Akhtar and Sonam Kapoor released on July 12. The film saw 40% to 45% occupancy in urban multiplexes.

By BollywoodMDB Team - July 13, 2013

'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' featuring Farhan Akhtar and Sonam Kapoor commenced its race on the big screen on July 12. The exceptional biopic of the legendary living athlete Milkha Singh shoot off with a fair start at the box office with decent figures, as per the anticipations. The movie stood out of the crowd of the other films, due to its energizing and inspirational content, excellent character performances and great music.

Albeit, the morning shows observed gradual hike in numbers, 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' scored great numbers in its evening shows on Friday. The posh multiplexes in metro cities saw the occupancy of around 40% to 45% on July 12. The factors that contributed in making the film an attention-grabber can be having no major competitor for the film, which are releasing on the same day, the grand star cast, catchy trailers and high-decibel promotion of the flick. This sports-flick, which is made out of the budget of around 50 crore, is anticipated to have a promising weekend ahead.

The preview shows of the directorial venture of Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra, 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' attained 1 to 1.10 crore nett on Thursday, the day before its release. Considering its early estimates, the film is expected to accomplish around 7.90 crore nett on its first day of release. Hence, the altogether collection of the film including its preview shows and Friday's performance at the box office, reaches up to the mark of approximately 9 crore nett.

The movie is anticipated to achieve 27 crore nett over the weekend. 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' will place itself in safe zone, if it will be able to harvest around 28 crore over the weekend and attractive figures in the next week.