Besharam Opens with 95% Occupancy – Superb Business

By Goher Iqbal Punn, Film Critic & Entertainment Analyst, Showbiz Bites

ranbir-pallavi-besharam-showbzibitesBesharam’s opening day occupancy is simply gargantuan and giant from all aspects. The film released today globally with 4187 screens worldwide. Besharam opened brilliantly well on day first and as per the early estimates of the morning shows, the movie appears to be housefull all over India with 90 to 95% occupancy. The audiences have given full support to the movie by landing at the theaters in biggest quantity. The occupancy has so far been really giant. Since today is a national holiday in India, the movie is gaining benefit and will continue doing the same till night shows. The same rather more lucrative business results are being expected from the afternoon, evening and night shows.

Both multiplexes and single screens have given great response. In big cities, the response is mammoth. Extraordinary response was seen in Mumbai, Delhi, East Punjab and Mysore. Besides, UP, CP and CI circuits too brought up good results. Till now Besharam’s opening day occupancy has been superb. Although the film received average and below average reviews from film critics, but the movie received gargantuan occupancy. Let’s wait to see if the big business continues or not in the days to come.


The film’s current scenario shows that it is the third biggest opener after Chennai Express and Ek Tha Tiger, as far as the opening occupancy is concerned. Besharam’s opening day occupancy reveals that the movie might wind up 1st day’s business in India with a total around 20 to 25 crore. You may also like reading Besharam Movie Review. Also read Besharam Box Office Collections report with trade expert’s analysis.

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