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Veere Di Wedding unstoppable at box office, earns Rs 22.95 cr in two days

The movie has drawn a lot of interest especially as it is Kareena Kapoor Khan’s first film since she became a mother. It’s also Sonam Kapoor Ahuja’s first movie to release after her wedding.

bollywood Updated: Jun 03, 2018 18:22 IST
HT Correspondent
HT Correspondent
Hindustan Times, New Delhi
Veere Di Wedding,Kareena Kapoor Khan,Sonam Kapoor
Veere Di Wedding is directed by Shashanka Ghosh.

Veere Di Wedding, the female-buddy film starring Kareena Kapoor, Sonam Kapoor, Swara Bhaskar and Shikha Talsania in the lead roles, is unstoppable at the box office. As per film trade analyst Taran Adarsh, it witnessed an upward trend on the second day of its release. The film has earned Rs 22.95 crore so far, and is likely to register a weekend collection of more than Rs 35 crore.

Rhea Kapoor, producer of Veere Di Wedding, is happy with the positive response to the film and hopes it changes the way female-centric films are perceived.

“Calling the film a chick flick would put it in a bracket. At a juncture where we are trying to break away from labels, it’s high time we had a film that doesn’t judge women and at the same time is aspirational,” said Rhea in a statement to IANS.

“I am overwhelmed with response from the audience and at the box office and I hope this film breaks the glass ceiling,” she added.

Watch: Movie reviews of Veere Di Wedding And Bhavesh Joshi Superhero

Apart from India, it released in over 27 countries including Singapore, Australia, the US, South Africa, Canada and Japan.

Veere Di Wedding is a coming-of-age story revolving around the lives of four friends who deal with the trials and tribulations regarding family acceptance, marriage and societal perceptions in the modern-day world.

First Published: Jun 03, 2018 18:18 IST