BO: A disastrous week

MUMBAI: It has been a week of multiple disasters at the box office. Purani Jeans, a youth oriented film shot at scenic locations, has not been able to make a mark at the box office. The film barely manages to cross the one crore mark in its first weekend by collecting Rs 1.05 crore.

Angry Young Man and Kahin Hai Mera Pyar have also failed to muster enough footprints to open screenings at many places. Kya Dilli Kya Lahore has met with poor response with negligible figures of Rs 25 lakh to show for its first weekend.

Kangana Ranaut starrer Revolver Rani added little to its opening weekend collections of Rs 6 crore to finish its first week with figures of Rs 8.8 crore. Samrat & Co. is very poor in its first week with collections of Rs 1.4 crore. Kaanchi fares below the mark, its title failing to suggest its theme adding to generally poor promotion of the film. The film has collected Rs 3.6 crore.

Arjun Kapoor and Alia Bhatt starrer 2 States has sustained very well in its second week as well as it collected Rs 24.1 crore taking its two week tally to Rs 84.3 crore. Bootnath Returns has collected 1.2 crore in its third week to take its three week total to Rs 36.05 crore.

Queen has added another Rs 20 lakh for its eighth week to take its eight week total to Rs 58.2 crore.

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