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'Half Girlfriend' mints over Rs 10 crore on opening day

Home Business Half Girlfriend Movie First Day / 1st Collections – Half Girlfriend Box Arjun Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor tour Kolkata for Half Girlfriend promotions
Theresa Hayes | 21 May, 2017, 01:39

The film marks the return of director Mohit Suri's collaboration with Shraddha (the two have worked together in Aashiqui 2 and Ek Villain, which were both hits).

"Half Girlfriend" is based on author Chetan Bhagat's novel of the same name. The film has opened around 15-20% in the morning shows. According to a report on BoxofficeIndia.com, the film grossed Rs 10 crore on day one of its release. You can not deny that Baahubali 2 is there and even Hindi Medium is releasing on the same day.

Half Girlfriend collected a total of Rs 10.27 crore on the first day and this is higher than the first-day collection of Arjun's Ki & Ka and Shraddha's Ok Jaanu. Read Also Half Girlfriend movie review The film has performed fairly in metros but has taken a very good opening in the mass centers like UP, Central India and Rajasthan. "It gets hard because if you go by the book then the film will have a duration of four hours", Mohit told IANS. The film has heavy competition from blockbuster movie Baahubali 2 which running successfully in theatres. "It's a film with a big heart, rather than a big budget, so I think I am looking for that".

Now, Shraddha and Arjun Kapoor are shooting for "Yeh Hai Mohabbatein" with Ishita (Divyanka Tripathi) and Adi (Abhishek Verma). Half Girlfriend is expected to take a jump in terms of collection over the weekend. The film also stars Rhea Chakraborty, Seema Biswas and Vikrant Massey.

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