Neerja Opening Day, Friday Box Office Collections: Talented actress Sonam Kapoor made her debut as an assistant director in Bollywood and she has worked for films directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali. The actress slowly made her moves as an actress. Being the daughter of legendary actor Anil Kapoor, Sonam showed no marks of her father and she worked hard to get her own identity in Bollywood.
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She made her debut with Saawariya along with Ranbir Kapoor and the movie has been directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali. The movie ended as a huge debacle after which she has done movies slowly choosing out characters that have scope to perform.
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Neerja Box Office Collections: 6 Crore rupees (Early Estimates)
Though she has been criticized for her acting abilities during her initial days she has taken her time to improve herself as an actress. She scored massive hits in her career and she is now one of the top actresses in Bollywood. She even started a production house named Anil Kapoor Productions and she has been producing films on regular basis along with her Rhea Kapoor.
She signed a new movie which has been the biopic of air hostess Neerja Bhonat who fought against the terrorists during the hijack of a flight (Pan AM Flight 73) in Karachi on September 5th 1986. Neerja Bhonat lost her life during this attack and she saved the lives of all the passengers.
The movie has been written by Saiwyn Quadras, and directed by Ram Madhvani starring Sonam Kapoor in titular role of “Head Purser”, while Shabana Azmi and Shekhar Ravjiani played supporting roles. The movie has been shot in a specially erected set in Mumbai film city and it has been made on a budget of Rs 21 crores. Sonam Kapoor has done lot of homework for the character to look like Neerja Bhonat in the film.neerja collections
Film’s trailer caught huge attention all over and the expectations on the movie reached peaks. The movie released all over on February 19th across the world and it received exceptional response all over. The critics praised the film and made it sit on the top. Neerja collected Rs 11 crores on its opening day which has been decent.
Neerja collections are expected to take huge growth on Saturday and Sunday because of the positive word of mouth. The Movie has been made on a budget of Rs 13 crores and the movie is expected to recover the investments during the first weekend. Neerja has been produced by Fox Star Studios and Sonam Kapoor’s performance along with the flawless narration of Ram Madhvani made the movie sit on the top.