Ranveer Singh starrer much-awaited 83 has been released on Christmas. The film opened to glowing reviews and the craze was unprecedented considering the subject of the film.
The Film collected 7.09 million i.e. 52.72 cr overall in the 2 weeks. The film needed to score all over to fulfill expectations of huge biz but it also faced stiff competition from Spider-Man and Pushpa as both the films are rock-solid in 2nd week also at the box office.
The success of Spider-Man and Sooryavanshi marks the fact that event films targeted at the masses are here to stay and urban films like 83 (its treatment is very urban) and Chandigarh Kare Aashiqui will find tough in near future.