Vishal Bharadwaj's ‘Haider’ earns 6.14 crore in the opening day

Vishal Bharadwaj’s ‘Haider’ starring Shraddha Kapoor, Shahid Kapoor, Kay Kay Menon and Tabu in the lead opened with rave reviews from every circle. Critics, media persons, audience and every single person showered praise on the film. The film is said to be Shahid Kapoor’s best performance till date.

According to a report, 'Haider', the Indian adaptation of William Shakespeare's 'Hamlet has earned Rs 6.14 crore on its first day of release (October 2). The film is considered to have given a tough fight to the year’s biggest release in terms of budget and screen occupancy, Hrithik Roshan’s ‘Bang Bang’ released on the same day, ‘Bang Bang’ was released in 5000 screens whereas ‘Haider’ had a comparatively smaller release in only around 1250 screens across India.

Made on a budget of 37 crore, the movie has done well in Bangalore, Mysore, Mumbai, Pune, Rajasthan, West Bengal, Delhi NCR, Bangalore, Punjab and Hyderabad. Trade analysts think positive word of mouth would help the film not only to pick up the budget on which it is made but also go too far. than the estimated amount.