Soorma had a first weekend collection of 13.85 Cr
Soorma has decent first weekend. Considering the low start on Fri morning, the biz did escalate over the weekend, but the jump on Sun wasn’t substantial enough due to fifa world cup final. Maintaining the pace on weekdays is important Fri 3.20 cr, Sat 5.05 cr, Sun 5.60 cr. Total: ₹ 13.85 cr India biz. Last year Diljit Dosanj Phillauri earned around 15 cr over the first weekend. Previous bollywood release of Diljit Dosanj Welcome To New York was also a disaster at box office it had a lifetime business of around 2.50 cr. Soorma had a better business in Punjab and Delhi NCR as comapared to other circuits. Soorma is facing a stiff competition from Sanju and Ant-Man And The Wasp. It was released around 1100+ screens in India need to maintain a steady collection in weekdays to give Diljit first hit and success in Bollywood which he has earned Punjabi films like Jatt and Juliet, Sardaarji, Punjab 1984. Soorma will also loose screens due to the release of Dhadak in next week. Shaad Ali director of the movie has not been successful as a director after Bunty Aur Babli, his last three films namely Jhoom Barabar Jhoom, Kill Dil and Ok Jaanu were either average or flop at the box office. Shaad Ali will be hoping to taste success from this movie.