After a decent first weekend which included Muharram and Rakshabandhan festival, the Akshay Kumar, Vaani Kapoor and Huma Qureshi starrer Bell Bottom showed some good hold on its first weekday at the box office.
On the occasion of Muharram holiday, Bell Bottom managed to bring in some positive news to the film-makers, collecting Rs 2.75 crore on Thursday. This is still a fair collection considering the 50% occupancy and no show in Maharasthra. The action drama was steady on the second day as it was a normal working with Rs 2.70 crore. There was a slight growth of 10% on Saturday, bringing Rs 3.10 crore but Sunday turned out to be fruitful for Bell Bottom, thanks to the Rakshabandhan holiday, bring the first weekend collections to Rs 12.90 crore.
As per early estimates, the collections dropped to somewhere between Rs 1.90-1.95 crore, bringing the overall 5 days collections to Rs 14.85-15 crore. The budget of Bell Bottom is around Rs 60 crore (Production Cost – Rs 50 , Promotion – Rs 10 crore)
Bell Bottom is produced by Jackky Bhagnani and Vashu Bhagnani under the banner of Pooja films and Nikhil Advani under the banner of Emmay Entertainment.