Abhay Chopra‘s crime thriller movie ‘Ittefaq‘ has been released on 3 November. The movie which features Sidharth Malhotra, Sonakshi Sinha, and Akshaye Khanna in the lead. The movie was directed by Abhay Chopra and co-produced by Red Chillies Entertainment, Dharma Production, and B R Studios.
There was a lot of rumors before the release of the movie, that the movie ‘Ittefaq is an adaptation of the Yash Chopra’s 1969 movie ‘Ittefaq’ which features Rajesh Khanna, Nanda, and Madan Puri in the lead. However, the maker of the movie has clarified by saying that the movie is not a remake of the 1969 movie ‘Ittefaq’. The makers of the movie have just taken the inspiration from the movie and both the movies do not have any resemblance.
Today, Bollywood Analyst Taran Adarsh revealed the latest box office collection for the movie ‘Ittefaq’ on his Twitter account along with a caption saying, “
#Ittefaq witnessed growth on Sat and Sun… [Week 2] Fri 85 lakhs, Sat 1.35 cr, Sun 1.55 cr. Weekend 2: ₹ 3.75 cr. Total: ₹ 27.40 cr. India biz.”
#Ittefaq witnessed growth on Sat and Sun… [Week 2] Fri 85 lakhs, Sat 1.35 cr, Sun 1.55 cr. Weekend 2: ₹ 3.75 cr. Total: ₹ 27.40 cr. India biz.
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) November 13, 2017
On the weekend 2, the movie has earned a sum of Rs 3.75 crore and which is collecting a total of Rs 27.40 crore. The movie has finally hit the theater and it is has shown a slow start at the box office and this is because the makers of the movie did not follow the promotion strategy and now it is yet to be seen that how this will going to affect the movie’s overall box office collections.
However, the makers of the movie say that the movie is a thriller based movie and they all wanted to keep the suspense under the wraps and that is the main reason they have not promoted the movie much. The movie does not have any songs and they just have a promotional song ‘Raat Baaki’ and that song has been recreated in the voices of Jubin Nautiyal and Nikhita Gandhi.