Filmymonkey Newsletter

Sign up for movie / tv news, and movie reviews delivered weekly.

Here's how much Akshay & Bhumi's 'Toilet: Ek Prem Katha' collected on opening day!

Published by - Team Fm | Updated: Aug 12, 2017 14:21 IST
Akshay Kumar with Bhumi Pednekar in a still from 'Toilet: Ek Prem Katha'

Mumbai: Actors Akshay Kumar and Bhumi Pednekar starrer satire film "Toilet: Ek Prem Katha" has received a good response at the box office by collecting over Rs 13 crore on its opening day.

Poster of 'Toilet Ek Prem Katha' Poster of 'Toilet Ek Prem Katha'

The film, which released on Friday and is directed by Shree Narayan Singh, collected Rs 13.10 crore on first day, the makers said.

"Toilet: Ek Prem Katha" is in support of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Swachh Bharat Abhiyan to improve the sanitation conditions, with an emphasis on the eradication of open defecation, especially in rural areas.

‘Toilet: Ek Prem Katha’ Movie Review: Relevant subject, a poor second half but Akshay-Bhumi’s chemistry saves the film!

"‘Toilet: Ek Prem Katha' picked up rapidly post noon onwards... Mass circuits have performed the best... Multiplexes decent and good," trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted on Saturday.

IN PICS: ‘Dangal’ girls Fatima & Sanya give FRIENDSHIP GOALS at the special screening of ‘Toilet Ek Prem Katha’

"Friday - Rs 13.10 crore. India business. Saturday and Sunday look better... Business to get big boost on Tuesday (August 15) Independence Day," he added.

Stay tuned for more updates!