Vicky Kaushal starrer Uri-The Surgical Strike hit the cinemas yesterday and received a round of applause from all aisles for its content vis-à-vis for the power-packed performances by all the lead starts. Smeared with the patriotic emotions, the film offers full entertainment to the audience and this has converted into numbers; therefore, Uri box office collection day 1 are impressive. The film earned ₹ 8.20 cr on its release day which is considered a terrific start for a mid-budget film without having no A-lister actor.
Made in the budget of ₹ 40 crores, Uri-The Surgical Strike is based on the true but fatal event of the Uri Attack occurred in 2016 and the remarkable mission of the Surgical Strike followed by the attack. The public report was also superb about the film and this helped it into getting the occupancy in the evening and night shows increased.
Uri Can Earn ₹ 30 Cr On Weekend
Looking at the Uri box office collection day 1, this patriotic drama can do exceptionally well on the weekend and might do ₹ 25-30 cr business in three days and even can go beyond the estimated figure because the word of mouth for the film is very strong.
Despite being the first-time director, Aditya Dhar has proved his mettle and gets his seat reserved in the league of the new breed of directors in Bollywood. If a few flaws are ignored, the concept of the film is novel and the treatment it has got is outstanding.
Advantages for Uri
Besides, the second release of the week and the highly controversial The Accidental Prime Minister could not really impress the audience despite getting the pre-release hype and this has also helped Uri-The Surgical take a terrific start. Interestingly, it’s trailer crossed more than 40 million views on YouTube but unfortunately all trumpets could not really draw the audience towards cinema halls.