The most awaited movie of Akshay Kumar and Shruti Haasan Gabbar Is Back has finally hit the theaters today. The movie revolves around the life of crusader who is simply keep to make the society free from corruption and so the corrupt people as well. The Krish directed movie got a steady start since morning, which went high as the shows went from morning to evening. 1st May being the holiday seemed to have helped the movie, which gave a good collection at the end of the day. Also, the solo release on this Friday too helped the movie to do considerable good over the box office.
So, as per reports, the response right from the morning shows were good getting an occupancy report upto 40 percent, which finally escalated in the evening shows tolling to 80 and even 100 percent at certain Akki fan based areas especially at the north. Such kind of occupancy has really created a good word of mouth buzz for the film, which is certainly going to make a difference for the box office collection not just in the first day but even in its first weekend collection and week long collection as well. The movie was able to create a really cool momentum right from the series of promos it has embarked for its promotion.
So, the first day box office collection for Gabbar Is Back has moved to around 12 crores, which is actually a very good figure. The places like Mumbai and Pune witnessed an occupancy up to 90 percent, while for places like Delhi NCR, Lucknow, Gurgaon the occupancy went to 30 percent in the morning, which went up in the coming shows in the afternoon and evening. The favorable factors like holiday and solo release really helped the movie to get such a good collection.