Timing of release is very crucial for a film. A good movie like the Irrfan Khan starrer Angrezi Medium gets hit by Corona virus inspite of being appreciated by its content is sad new indeed.
Much was expected from Angrezi Medium considering the popularity build by Hindi Medium when it was released in 2017. Despite receiving rave reviews, Angrezi Medium got hit by the Corona Virus issue which led to the shutdown of the cinema halls starting from 13th March, 2019, the same day Irrfan Khan starrer released.
The user reviews of Angrezi Medium was excellent as per BookMyShow.com which has led to the opening of Rs 4.03 crores on the first day and has beaten the opening day figure of Hindi Medium which collected Rs 2.81 crore on its first day. Since Saturday most of cinema halls across was shutdown due to Corona Virus scare, Angrezi Medium suffered a major decline in the collection with Rs 3.14 crore followed by further decline on Sunday with Rs 2.55 crore. As per early estimates, the earnings went down to Rs 1.15 crore on Monday, bringing the total figure after 4 days to around 11 crore.
Angrezi Medium is made on a budget of Rs 35 crore (Production Cost: 25 Crore, Prints & Advertising Cost: 10 Crore) produced by Dinesh Vijan under the Maddock film Productions.