Hrithik, Katrina’s ‘Bang Bang’ to hit over 4,500 screens

One of the highly awaited movies of 2014 ‘Bang Bang’ directed by Siddharth Anand and starring the hottest pair of Bollywood, Hrithik Roshan and Katrina Kaif are all set to hit the silver screen on 2nd October, Thursday and the most important news is that the film will be released in 4,500 screens worldwide which will be the widest release ever for any Bollywood film.

Produced by Fox Star Studios, the action-thriller ‘Bang Bang’ will clash with Shahid Kapoor starrer, ‘Haider’. "'Bang Bang' is going to be huge. There is an incredible anticipation for the movie and the advance bookings across all PVR screens is really good. Certainly the hottest film of 2014; we are expecting a massive day one and the five day holiday weekend should result in record breaking numbers," Gautam Dutta, COO, PVR Cinemas, said in a statement.

Ashish Saksena, COO, Big Cinemas says that since the movie release coincides with festive season, the box-office report would also be impressive.

"With an extended five day weekend, we have opened the advances and the response has been more than terrific -- both off the counters as well as in terms of block bookings from corporates. We expect this to become the biggest film of the year looking at the audience response," Saksena said.

Vijay Singh, CEO, Fox Star Studios (the producer), added, "On October 2, 'Bang Bang' will see the widest release ever for a Bollywood film across the world. Over 4500 screens across 50 countries, with record breaking no of screens in the USA, UK and the Middle East."