Alia Bhatt in a poster of Raazi. Photograph:( Twitter )
Alia Bhatt starrer "Raazi" is living up to its hype as the actress gave an honest performance, making the film enter into the club of one of those films that have worked this year.
The Meghna Gulzar directed film saw a 50 percent growth on Saturday, on the second day of its release and earned Rs 31 crore on the opening weekend. Film analyst and critic Taran Adarsh tweeted that the film raked in Rs 18.83 crore on the second day.
#Raazi continues its SPLENDID RUN... Witnesses 50.07% growth on Sat... The SUPER-STRONG word of mouth is translating into SUPER-SOLID biz... Expected to collect ₹ 31 cr+ in its opening weekend... Fri 7.53 cr, Sat 11.30 cr. Total: ₹ 18.83 cr. India biz.— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) May 13, 2018
Power of SOLID CONTENT... #Raazi starts Day 1 with a BIG BANG... The EXCEPTIONAL word of mouth should result in a FANTASTIC opening weekend... Fri ₹ 7.53 cr. India biz.— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) May 12, 2018
The film saw Alia Bhatt play the role of a Kashmiri girl who becomes an Indian spy as she gets married into a high-profile politically-important Pakistani family. Vicky Kaushal plays her husband in the movie.
“Raazi” is set in the 1971 Indo-Pakistan war and is based on Harinder Sikka’s novel “Calling Sehmat” and produced by Karan Johar and Junglee Pictures. Read the film review here.