Salman Khan is all set for a record-break EID opening at the box office with the launch of Bharat. As expected, Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif got a huge opening on the first day of release on the occasion of EID. The film is directed by Ali Abbas Zafar.
Film advance booking is HUGE with 60-65% occupancy in early morning shows & is all set to break records. Bharat has released on over 4500 screens in India and is the biggest release in UAE too. Bharat has created a good buzz among people with trailer and songs. Slow Motion song from the film is being loved by all along with topping on the music chart numbers.
Trade Analyst Girish Johar told Bollywood Masala that the film could hit Rs. 35 crores mark on the box office on Day 1. Bharat will face tough competition from Hollywood offering Dark Phoenix from the X-men franchise. The collection may be affected by the cricket world cup match on the same day. Salman used to release the films on EID every Year for fans, the recent hits given by him are Prem Ratan Dhan Payo, Sultan, Tiger Zinda Hai, Ek Tha Tiger. Last two films which flopped on box office are Race3 and Tubelight. Salman has high expectation from Bharat.
Apart from Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif, stars like Disha Patani, Tabu, Jackie Shroff and Sunil Grover will also be seen in the film.