The Rajkummar Rao, Janhvi Kapoor and Varun Sharma horror comedy flick, Roohi, surprised everyone when it opened to a solid response on its first day at the box office on the occasion of Maha Shivratri.
Though Roohi could not get good reviews like its counterpart and the 2018’s smash hit Stree but the trailer, songs and the promotion of Roohi was good enough to start it on a solid ground at the box office.
The advance booking of Roohi was not encouraging but there were lot of spot booking when Roohi it released on Thursday, bringing the first day collections to Rs 3.06 crore which also turned out to be the best opening post COVID-19 beating Wonder Woman, Tenet and Suraj Pe Mangal Bhari.
The horror comedy drama got mixed reviews from the critics but audiences were in no mood to listen as the Roohi showed a normal drop of around 20-25% and minting some where between Rs 1.75-2.25 crore on its second day which is pretty good. Roohi now stands on a total of Rs 4.84-5.34 crore and still has the chance to cross the double-digit figure in its first weekend.
Roohi is made on a budget of Rs 35 Crore (Production Cost: 25 Crore, Prints and Advertising cost: 10 Crores). Roohi is being produced by Maddock film Productions and Jio Studios and will be having a 1000 plus screen release.