Hrithik Roshan and Sanjay Dutt starrer “Agneepath” which released on Republic Day received a warm welcome at the box office. The film actually managed an opening of Rs 25 crores on the first day of the movie the movie. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh commented on social networking site that Agneepath has made history by touching 24.5 cr +. Taran Adarsh even commented that so far this film has been one the best opener amongst all Hrithik’s film but what is even more commendable that the film has now set a record by being the biggest grosser on the opening day itself ,
Industry sources claim that although Salman Khan starrer Bodyguard managed to get good box office collection but Hrithik’s “Agneepath “seem to have even surpassed that.
Abhijit Mhamunkar an observer of the industry has commented that Bodyguard made about Rs 21 crores on the opening day but Agneepath made about Rs 25 crores. Mhamnunkar also added that the film had done good business in the northern region of the country and it has received a great response . The film also even managed to meet everyone’s expectations. The films has also managed to get good collections in abroad also. Taran Adarsh commented that the film got an opening in certain parts of Australia and have managed to garner about $ 75,403 on 14 screens.
The original Agneepath received critical acclaim but failed to get any great box office returns but the remake created history by getting the highest box office collections of the first day . Finally Karan Johar’s dream of remaking his father’s” Agneepath” a success came to be true.
Both Hrithik and Priyanka took on the social networking site to express their happiness over the success of the movie. It seems that Agneenpath is on the way to create history.