Lining up in the queue, after the success stories of Jannat 2 and Housefull 2, the latest offering from the Bollywood – Ishaqzaade has made a remarkable opening across all the segments. The movie grabbed a whopping 4.5 crores during the opening day. Film critics feel that this is one of the biggest money grabbers in the opening day for a movie starring new comers in the industry.
The movie however stood 5th as compared to other blockbusters in Hindi, based on the first day collections. It could be recollected that Agneepath had managed to grab solid 23 crores while Housefull 2 opened with 14 crores collection.
The movie features Arjun Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra in the lead roles. The movie has received mixed opinions from the film-goers. However many stalwarts in the industry gave a thumbs up to the protagonists. Director Habib Faisal’s work has also been commended by many in the industry. Veteran Actress Shabana Azmi was quoted as exclaiming: “Ishaqzaade is fantastic. Arjun and Parineeti stars for sure. Habib Faisal knows small town UP to the minutest detail .Bravo Habib and Aditya (Chopra).”