'Vicky Donor' earns 13.40 cr at the opening weekend
‘Vicky Donor’ has proved yet again that script is the king of any film, budget, and famous actors doesn’t matter. The film has received rave reviews from critics and thumps up from the audience. ‘Vicky Donor’, the movie based on sperm donation and infertility has earned Rs. 13.40 crore in the opening weekend.
Director Shoojit Sircar is on cloud nine with the positive response and said, "I am happy with the kind of response Vicky Donor has got. While writing the script, me and my writers thought we will get a positive response from young boys and girls, but with the film becoming so popular among the masses, it feels great," Sircar told.
"I never thought my film will get a U/A certificate from censors. It came as a shock for me. The success of the film is the biggest example of audience getting mature. I personally feel that the audiences are very clever and they know what they want to see," he added.
The film has grossed over Rs. 11.40 crore in India and Rs. 2 crore overseas. "We are very happy with the audience as well as critics' reactions to Vicky Donor. Sunday's collections showed a 91 percent jump over Friday figures," Nandu Ahuja, senior vice president, distribution, India, Eros International Media Ltd said in a statement.
"The film created a positive buzz right from the launch of its trailer and has delivered on audience expectations. With its unusual subject, characters and dialogues, we are hoping for repeat viewings and a promising run at the box office," he added.
The film stars new comer Aysuhman Khurana, Yami Gautam and veteran actor Annu Kapoor.