The Chandraprakash Dwivedi directed historic drama Samrat Prithviraj starring Akshay Kumar and Manushi Chhillar hit screens on Friday. After a lot hype and large promotions, the movie which was made on a funds upward of Rs. 200 cr. hit a complete of 3750 screens in three languages. However, opposite to expectations the movie which additionally options Sanjay Dutt and Sonu Sood, began off on a lower than expected observe with simply Rs. 10.70 cr. coming in on Day 1. Following this, on the second day, the enterprise of Samrat Prithviraj witnessed a somewhat minimal improve of solely 17%, managing to attract an extra Rs. 12.60 cr.
Now on Day 3, stories counsel that Samrat Prithviraj that has been dealing with an uphill process on the field workplace has continued to flounder. With little to no momentum in multiplex-dominated sectors, the historic drama is heading for troubled waters. As per commerce predictions, the movie is probably going to see hardly 8-10% growth on its third day as in contrast to its second. With key money-spinning circuits like Mumbai, Delhi, Gurgaon, Hyderabad, Bangalore, and different not contributing as standard the general enterprise of the movie has taken a critical hit. On the opposite hand territories like Rajasthan, CP, and CI have seen an honest spate of collections, nonetheless, the enterprise from these single-screen dominated sectors isn’t actually sufficient given the movie’s huge funds.
Speaking of budgets, Samrat Prithviraj which was made on a funds upwards of Rs. 200 crores nonetheless has a good distance forward earlier than it may be termed as a break-even enterprise. Sadly, as issues stand at this time, the probabilities of Samrat Prithviraj coming into the Rs. 100 cr. stay bleak.