Citylights does a good opening weekend. Fri – 70 lacs, Sat – 1.32 cr (almost double of Friday) and Sunday – 1.55 cr (despite IPL finals). Total – 3.57 crore. (Crosses lifetime of Shahid over the weekend)
CityLights was on profits even before film’s release! The film has already recovered it’s COP and P&A much before it’s release. Hansal Mehta’s film has been made with a budget of 2.5 cr and p&a is approx 4 crore. The film has already recovered 7 crores from its satellite rights and music that has been topping the charts currently.
The critically and popularly acclaimed Hansal Mehta’s ‘Citylights’ has received a thumbs up as it surpasses its Monday test.
The film holds well as it collects 64 lacs on Monday almost touching its Friday collections and taking the grand total to Rs. 4.21 crore
The footfall in the multiplex is steady and has been receiving positive response from the audiences overall.
This time around its pure quality in terms of Rajkumar Rao’s flawless acting and the strong headed Patralekha’s character and a perfectly executed story by Hansal Mehta that is bringing in all the galore!