Daawat-e-Ishq Opens Poor, Expected to Do Better

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

aditya in daawateishq-showbizbitesDaawat-e-Ishq opening occupancy – the movie released today and this too went contrary to the expectations and predictions. Daawat-e-Ishq opening occupancy in morning shows came as dull like its competitor ‘Khoobsurat’. In others words, both the movies opened quite dull at the box office. Parineeti Chopra and Aditya Roy Kapur starrer romantic drama released in around 1600 screens.

The movie was promoted well, but there was nonetheless low buzz among the viewers, which ultimately dropped the business of the film at theaters. This movie too like Khoobsurat may perform well at multiplexes than single screens.

After judging Daawat-e-Ishq opening occupancy, it appears the movie may hardly now do better in later shows of the day. But yes, nonetheless the chances are there for growth in evening and late night shows. Let’s wait to see what happens.


The movie carries good content and that can surely help the movie in getting good response from the audiences. In Muslim areas, the film is expected to do better as the film is based around the Muslim characters. You guys, after learning about Daawat-e-Ishq opening occupancy, may return to the website to get more in depth trade analysis on the film. Till then, why not to chill with other posts such as Khoobsurat opening occupancy report with analysis, Daawat-e-Ishq Movie Review and Khoobsurat Movie Review.

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