‘Shaandaar’ collects 13.1 crore in the opening day

Released on festive season, Alia Bhatt and Shahid Kapoor’s ‘Shaandaar’ definitely had an advantage. The film directed by Vikas Bahl collected Rs 13.1 crore in the opening day. ‘Shaandaar’ turned out to be Alia and Shahid’s highest opening so far. The film beats Shahid starrer ‘R..... Rajkumar’ and Alia Bhatt’s ‘2 States’ opening day collection.

"Sunoh Sunoh! #Shaandaar collects 13.1 cr on Day 1:highest opening day fr @shahidkapoor & @aliaa08 ! Taaliyan :) @DharmaMovies @FuhSePhantom," Fox Star tweeted.

"#Shaandaar registers the 6th highest opening of 2015. Booked your tickets for this weekend yet ? :) @FuhSePhantom @DharmaMovies," the production house added.

‘Shaandaar’ opened well during Dusshera and Vijaya Dashami across Mumbai, Delhi-National Capital Region and others. 

Dharma Productions tweeted #Shaandaar opens to a fantastic Day 1: 13.1Cr @shahidkapoor@aliaa08 set new personal opening records. Go watch it you all! @foxstarhindi

Directed by Vikas, the film features Shahid, Alia, Pankaj Kapoor, Sanjay Kapoor, Sanah Kapoor, Vikas Verma and Sushma Seth. The film opened with mixed reviews will work better in future only through positive words of mouth. The story of 'Shaandaar' is based on wedding destinations and is well promoted by the lead stars Alia and Shahid.