The first quarter of 2019 stands as a testimony to the fact that films of diverse genres are striking a chord with our audiences. Last Friday, John Abraham starrer espionage drama, RAW – Romeo Akbar Walter, hit the theatres. The film opened well and went on to earn Rs 20.50 crore after its first weekend.
Vidyut Jammwal starrer action adventure film, Junglee, is holding well. The Chuck Russell directorial has earned Rs 21.41 crore after its second weekend. Period film Kesari, starring Akshay Kumar, continues to have a good run at the box office. The film has collected Rs 139.54 crore after its third weekend.
DC film Shazam, however, proved to be a damp squib at the ticket counters. The sci-fi fantasy film (in all its versions) starring Asher Angel and Mark Strong earned Rs 11.18 crore. Notebook featuring debutants Zaheer Iqbal and Pranutan Bahl has fizzled out. It stands at Rs 3.55 crore after its first week.