Ever since the first look was out, Shahid Kapoor’s Kabir Singh became the talk of the town and since Arjun Reddy was an intriguing package from which the movie is adapted, the curiosity for this Hindi version is quite huge. Also, the pairing of Shahid-Kiara Advani and chartbuster music has contributed tremendously to build the pre-release hype. It could be said that the movie has successfully grabbed the attention of its target audience i.e. the youth due to which, it is working quite well to garner impressive figures on opening day.
Let’s take a look at the major centres of the country, to get a clear picture of advance bookings trending of Kabir Singh:
Kabir Singh has finally picked up the pace in the circuit and despite the age restrictions on the movie, the advance ticket sales is impressive. On the whole, about 20% shows are filling fast.
Delhi-NCR region is very good, especially the evening and night shows are really amazing. Across the major multiplexes, about 30-35% shows are almost full in the advance bookings.
Bengaluru is a step ahead of both Mumbai and Delhi in the occupancy rate, though the screening is comparatively less here. The circuit is rocking with 35-40% shows filling at a quick pace.
The city of Nizams is rocking ever since the advance ticket sales kick-started. There are already some houseful boards at several places and is all set to be Shahid Kapoor’s highest opener. On the whole, about 50% shows are filling fast.
Pune, Chennai and Kolkata
Surprisingly, the city which stays low even for big-ticket releases, is showing promising buzz for this Shahid-Kiara starrer. About 15-20% shows are filling fast here.
Chennai is the best performing circuit with 50-55% shows are on the verge of becoming full with advance ticket sales. MIND BLOWING!
Kolkata is the least performing circuit with just 5% shows filling fast.