‘Singh is Bliing’ off to a good start, registers 80% occupancy

Akshay Kumar’s latest release ‘Singh is Bliing’ starts off well. The film registered opening day occupancy of 80% during the morning shows on day one. The film opened with a jam packed audience in many theatres of India. The film had an advance booking in many places of India.

With ‘Singh Is Bliing’, Akshay is aiming to hit 100 crore at the box-office and the director of the film Prabhudeva is keeping his fingers crossed for a big hit after debacle of ‘Action Jackson’. On looking at the advance booking in Delhi and NCR, ‘Singh is Bliing’ can be compared to Salman Khan’s latest blockbuster ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ in terms of opening day performance.

Akshay Kumar’s fourth release of the year ‘Singh Is Bling’ also stars Amy Jackson and Lara Dutta. Akshay Kumar plays the role of Raftaar Singh in the film. With the backdrop of Punjab, the movie is loaded with high density of comedy, emotions and action.

Since the film released on 2 October (Gandhi Jayanti) holiday across the country, it got some advantage. Trade analysts have already predicted an over Rs 20 crore opening for 'Singh is Bliing'.

On the other hand, Friday’s another release Irrfan Khan and Konkona Sen Sharma starrer ‘Talvar’, based on Aarushi murder case relatively fewer morning shows has recorded 25% occupancy rate. ‘Talvar’ received positive reviews from critics which will prove magical for the film in coming days.