Buddha Hoga Tera Baap is the other release this weekend and the Amitabh Bachchan starrer brings back memories of the Bachchan era back in the 70s and 80s. Today, there are many stars who can guarantee a huge box office initial – Shahrukh Khan, Aamir Khan, Salman Khan, Akshay Kumar, Hrithik Roshan – are all capable of bringing in audiences in hordes to theaters. Back then, Amitabh Bachchan was the biggest of all, the first actor to get Rs 1 crore as his acting fee!
For Bachchan fans and those who grew up watching his films, Buddha Hoga Tera Baap will be a treat. It will be a tribute to a legend, the biggest star in Indian cinema.. respected by one and all in the industry.
Back to the box office prediction, Buddha will open lower than Delhi Belly but going by the initial reviews both films are expected to do well. Buddha should grow on strong word-of-mouth. We expect the first day to be around 4 – 5 crores. Below is our prediction..
Buddha Hoga Tera Baap Prediction
IF GOOD (very positive word-of-mouth)
- Weekend – 13 crores
- Weekdays – 6 crores
- Week 1 Total – 19 crores
- Final – 35 crores+
IF AVERAGE (mixed word-of-mouth)
- Weekend – 11 crores
- Weekdays – 5 crores
- Week 1 Total – 16 crores
- Final – 25 crores+
IF BAD (negative word-of-mouth)
- Weekend – 9 crores
- Weekdays – 3 crores
- Week 1 Total – 12 crores
- Final – 16 crores
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