Actors Ayushmann Khurrana and Bhumi Pednekar’s recently released film ‘Dum Laga Ke Haisha’ is slowly and steadly winning the box office race. The film which opened to great reviews has collected nearly Rs 3 crore in two days.
The film may have had a small start at Rs 1.11 crore on the first day, but the collection doubled on the second day at Rs 2.09 crore.
Taran Adarsh the Trade analyst and film critic tweeted: “#DumLagaKeHaisha biz doubles on Day 2. Tremendous appreciation translates into BO numbers. Fri 1.11 cr, Sat 2.09 cr. Total: ₹ 3.20 cr.”
The film is receiving positive reviews from critics and the industry insiders. Bollywood celebs praised the film, its concept and the lead actors on micro blogging site Twitter.
Below are some tweets:
Shah Rukh Khan: “Dum Laga ke haisha….what an endearing & honestly made film. Congrats Maneesh & Sharad. Loved the parts I saw, hav to see the full film!!”
Sushant S Rajput: “Original,honest and a wonderful film #DumLagaaKeHaisha . Masterfully directed,performances were brilliant, @Shanoozeing u r a rockstar..!!
Arjun Kapoor: “So it emerges u can’t keep a good actor and a good film down fr too long…excited to see @DumLagaKeHaisha all the best @psbhumi @ayushmannk”.
MEERA: “Relive the 90’s music and feel and enjoy superb performances by every actor in dum lagake haisha. Superb direction, art, cinematography, music”.
Manjari Fadnis : “Guys must watch #DumLagaKeHaisha what a brilliant film. Super script directn & prfrmncs congrats to the team! @Sharatkatariya @ayushmannk”.
Rajkummar Rao : “#DLKH What a wonderful film with beautiful characters & performances.Thank you @Sharatkatariya for creating this lovely world. Watch it guys”.
Aditi Rao Hydari: “#DumLagaKeHaisha is pure love @ayushmannk@psbhumi @Shanoozeing@Sharatkatariya and a grrrreat cast #SheebaChaddha #Sanjaymishra#SeemaPahwa”.
It is the love story of a mismatched couple Prem (played by Ayushmann) and Sandhya (played by Bhumi). It also stars Sanjay Mishra, Alka Amin, Sheeba Chaddha and Seema Pahwa. The film which is directed by Sharat Katariya is set in 1994