'Gully Boy' rules at the BO, mints 19.40 Cr on day 1

15th February 2019

'Gully Boy' starring Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt had a Thursday release because of Valentine's Day and is expected to witness an upward trend over the weekend .The movie has opened on a BIG note as the film rakes in 19.40 Cr. on day 1 at the box office.

The film is going to be about the five big metros especially Mumbai, Pune and Bangalore with the big multiplexes giving a huge ratio of the collections. 

Trade Analyst Taran Adarsh shared the day one collection of the film. He tweeted, "#GullyBoy is Ranveer Singh’s second biggest opener… Lower than #Simmba… Higher than #Padmaavat… Opening Day: 1. #Simmba ₹ 20.72 cr 2. #GullyBoy ₹ 19.40 cr [Thu; revised] 3. #Padmaavat ₹ 19 cr [Thu] 4. #Gunday ₹ 16.12 cr 5. #GoliyonKiRaasleelaRamLeela ₹ 16 cr India biz."

'Gully Boy' inspired by slum rappers of Dharavi, was also screened at the Berlin Film Festival where it created a lot of anticipation.Starring Ranveer Singh as the street rapper, Gully Boy stars Alia Bhatt as his love interest bringing to the screen the fresh chemistry of the duo. The film also stars Siddhant Chaturvedi and Kalki Koechlin in pivotal roles.

Directed by Zoya Akhtar, Gully Boy is produced by Ritesh Sidhwani and Farhan Akhtar under the banner of Excel Entertainment in association with Tiger Baby and this film on the underground rap movement in India released on February 14.