The much talked about films, Delhi Belly and Bbuddah Hoga Terra Baap, opened in major cities of the country on Friday. There was a rousing welcome to both these films. There was a lot of talk about these two films everywhere, especially on the internet.
On Thursday, the Big B had posted a message on Twitter. He said, “If Bbuddah Hoga Terra Baap is a success, it would be my first solo hit after two decades, and that too by a Telugu film director”. Bbuddah Hoga Terra Baap is the home production of Amitabh Bachchan, who had put in a lot in the film.
Big B had recorded the promotional video of the film in five Indian languages. Moreover, Big B himself interacted with his fans on Twitter and his blog. Big B commands a great fan-following there. The film opened through about 1000 screens. However, the occupancy recorded was as low as only 15%. BHTB was produced at a cost of Rs. 10 crores.
As far as Delhi Belly goes, the amount invested in the film was a whopping Rs. 35 crores. The young generation seemed to be a lot titled towards the film as the occupancies recorded was as much as 80% at multiplexes at major hubs.