Ranbir Kapoor – Alia Bhatt in the lead role Brahmastra steadily gained momentum. As the film nears its September 9 release, the Ayana Mukherjee directorial, which also stars Amitabh Bachchan, Nagarjuna and Mouni Roy along with Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone, has become a rage. in fact, Brahmastra became one of the most discussed and long-awaited releases of recent times. But whether the buzz and hype surrounding the film will translate into box office numbers is a matter of time.
According to pre-booking reports, Brahmastra is benefiting from a wonderful wave of advance bookings. After national multiplex chain PVR Cinemas claimed that over 1.50 lakh tickets were sold for the film, now another national cinema chain INOX has announced that Brahmastra over 1.25 lakh tickets were sold in the first weekend. This is expected to be in conjunction with bookings at Cinepolis and other smaller chains, as well as individual screens Brahmastra will open with a bang.
Based on the speed of pre-booking, trade forecasts claim that Brahmastra will open on a thunderous note. In fact, reports claim that Brahmastra will open in double digits and may even surpass the opening day of the Akshay Kumar starrer Soaryavanshi, which remained Bollywood’s highest-grossing opening day since the pandemic. If that wasn’t enough, several reports also claim that Brahmastra could see its collections even cross Rs. 30 cr. note on day 1.
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