Vivek Agnihotri’s film Mints Rs 219 crore, Faces RRR head-on
- The Kashmir Files and RRR tussle neck to neck.
- The Kashmir Files clocked Rs 219 crore on Day 16th.
- RRR mints Rs 240 within a day after release.
The movie featuring the exodus of Kashmiri Pandits is expected to earn Rs 225 crore by the end of the weekend. Pitching against RRR, The Kashmir Files holds the ground and picked up pace on Saturday clocking Rs 219 crore. It is facing tough competition from the Rajamouli venture that minted Rs 240 crore within a day of release.
The movie is based on the exodus of Kashmiri Hindus during the Kashmir insurgency in 1990. The film stars Anupam Kher, Darshan Kumaar, Mithun Chakraborty and Pallavi Joshi.
Directed by Vivek Agnihotri, the film is bankrolled by Tej Narayan Agarwal, Abhishek Agarwal, Pallavi Joshi and Vivek Agnihotri under the Zee Studios, IAmBuddha and Abhishek Agarwal Arts banners. The ensemble cast comprises Mithun Chakraborty as Brahma Dutt, Anupam Kher as Pushkarnath, Darshan Kumar as Krishna Pandit, Pallavi Joshi as Radhika Menon, Bhasha Sumbali as Shraddha Pandit, Chinmay Mandlekar as Farooq Malik aka Bitta (Inspired by Farooq Ahmed Dar), Puneet Issar as DGP Hari Narain.