SRK-starrer 'Pathaan' set to witness blockbuster Rs 50-crore opening

Multiplex chains and film trade experts say that SRK-starrer will rank amongst biggest openings for a Hindi film after Hindi version of KGF 2 last year

Viveat Susan Pinto Mumbai

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Even as the watch-at-home habit persists - a habit that is tough to break and even tougher for movie studios to deal with - rumours of the death of movie theatres have been greatly exaggerated. As fears about public gatherings fade, 2023 for the Hindi film industry looks technicolour.   Shah Rukh Khan (SRK)-starrer Pathaan is likely to rake in a first-day collection of Rs 50 crore, going by the feelers sent out by multiplex chains, film trade experts, and ticket-booking sites.

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First Published: Jan 24 2023 | 9:05 PM IST

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