Box Office: New Hindi movie releases garner lukewarm response

MUMBAI: The box office saw five Hindi movies namely Yeh Saali Zindagi, Tum Hi Toh Ho, Utt Pataang, United Six and Hum Dono – Rangeen being released last Friday in theaters.
Out of the lot, Sudhir Mishra directed Yeh Saali Zindagi saw better response than the others. The movie did a net business of approximately Rs 46 million (Rs 4.60 crore) in its opening weekend at the box office. While Friday saw net collections of Rs 11.5 million (Rs 1.15 crore), Saturday and Sunday’s collections were Rs 16.5 million (Rs 1.65 crore) and Rs 18 million (Rs 1.8 crore) respectively. Moreover, the movie also picked up at theaters on Monday.
On the other hand, the response to the other movies that were released was lukewarm, which reflected in the poor performance at the box office.
Previous week’s release Dil Toh Bachcha Hai Ji saw net collections of approximately Rs 207.5 million (Rs 20.75 crore) in its first week, whereas the collections for the second weekend were approximately Rs 40 million (Rs 4 crore). With this the total theatrical collections of the movie stand at Rs 247.5 million (Rs 24.75 crore).