Salman Khan‘s much-awaited movie ‘Tubelight’, which finally released in theaters on Friday, has opened to a positive response on day one. It might be getting some cold shoulder from the critics, its box office performance on opening day is hinting at a different story. The film has collected Rs. 21.15 crore on its opening day, which is the 2nd highest in this year.
The makers are claiming that “Tubelight” is the widest release ever for a Hindi film releasing in 5,550 screens worldwide. It is releasing in India on 4,350 screens, and 1,200 screens in traditional markets only, excluding China and other non-traditional markets.
Let us see what the members of the film have to say about the film…
Preity Zinta: Congrats Salman Khan and Kabir Khan for yet another blockbuster. Absolutely loved the time, innocence and world of Tubelight.
Subhash Ghai: Congratulations Salman Khan for wonderful performance as an actor in “Tubelight”.
Remo D’souza: The man who lights up everybody’s life Salman Khan. Sir, you were outstanding from the first frame to the last in “Tubelight”.
Dia Mirza: One of my favourite scenes in the film, one that conveys essence of this story is a magical surprise by SRK. “Tubelight” is Salman Khan’s gentlest, most honest performance. Om Puri, Sohail Khan, Matin Ray Tangu, Zhu Zhu have my heart.
Neil Nitin Mukesh: Salman Khan congratulations on the release of “Tubelight”. As usual you are going to rock it. God bless you with happiness and success.
Sophie Choudry: “Tubelight” is all heart! Left a huge smile on my face and a tear in my eye. Salman Khan is superb. So are Zhu Zhu, Sohail and Matin.
Gaurav Kapur: It has you misty eyed and leaves you with a smile in your heart. No one does it better than Kabir Khan. Proud of you brother
Armaan Malik: Salman Khan, Sohail Khan, Zhu Zhu and late Om Puri ji – truly heartwarming performances by all.