Based on true events, the Vidyut Jammwal starrer movie ‘IB71’ has made its way into theaters. But, unfortunately, it had an average performance at the box office on the first day. IB71 also stars Anupam Kher, Dilip Tahil, and Vishal Jethwa in pivotal roles.
IB71 Box Office Collection Day 1
Vidyut Jammwal’s film is incomplete without any action. Having worked in films like Commando, Khuda Haafiz, and Sanak, Vidyut Jammwal came up with another action-thriller movie to create a buzz at the box office. However, the film had an average first day. Vidyut’s movie ‘IB71’ was released in theaters on May 12, 2023. The opening day collection of the film seemed to mock the expectations of the makers and directors. Let’s find out how much the film earned on its first day.
IB71 Day 1 collection is Rs 1.67 crore at #BoxOffice
Vidyut Jammwal’s film is affected because of The Kerala Story wave
With positive word of mouth & good reviews, the film will see growth over the weekend 👍#IB71 #IB71BoxOffice #VidyutJammwal #IB71Review #TheKeralaStory pic.twitter.com/PCiSvbxcGY
— Praneet Samaiya (@praneetsamaiya) May 13, 2023
Directed by Sankalp Reddy, ‘IB71’ had a disappointing collection on its first day. Vidyut Jammwal’s movie earned only Rs 1.67 crore on its opening day. Nevertheless, no matter how poor the movie’s first-day performance may be, there is always hope for an increase in collections during the weekends. It is believed that Saturday and Sunday could witness an improvement. It is mainly because of its powerful word of mouth and excellent reviews.
The Kerala Story Affected IB71 Business
‘The Kerala Story‘ is being attributed to the sinking of ‘IB71’. Undoubtedly, ‘The Kerala Story’ has sparked controversy in India, but despite that, the film is performing well at the box office. In this scenario, ‘IB71’ is overshadowed by the success of ‘The Kerala Story.’
In 1971, during the war between India and Pakistan. A secret mission took place, which led to India’s victory. ‘IB71’ is a film based on this very secret mission. Vidyut Jammwal, Anupam Kher, Vishal Jethwa, and Dalip Tahil play lead roles in the film. According to reports. They made the film with a budget of 28 crore rupees.