Kapoor And Sons was out-of-box thinking family comedy film which was enhanced with matured acting, strong direction and well-defined characters. Let us find out how much Alia Bhatt, Sidharth Malhotra and Fawad Khan starrer collected in its lifetime at the box office.
Kapoor & Sons is directed by Shakun Batra, (Ek Main Aur EK Tu) who dared to cross the line with this family drama and the result was fruitful. Hats off to him for choosing such a different subject which challenged the patience of the audience and yet follows the simplicity of Indian Cinema. Shakun Batra succeeded in etching each characters of Kapoor And Sons with zest and vibrant which makes the film more alluring. Screenplay was commendable keeping audience’s interest alive along with well-organized background score.
Coming to the performances, Rishi Kapoor was the soul of the film. The veteran actor was magnificent and gave an electrifying performance. Fawad Khan proved that he was getting better with each film. This was his best performance till now. Rajat Kapoor and Ratna Pathak drove the film to the next level. Both actors have done a commendable job. Siddharth Malhotra was decent while Alia Bhatt was as usual always reliable.
According to the Boxofficeindia.com, Kapoor & Sons was released on 18th March, 2016 at 1500 screens to Rs 6.58 crores. The film collected Rs 24.93 crores in its first weekend and went onto collect Rs 44.77 crores in its first week. Kapoor & Sons ended its theatrical run with Rs 69.37 crores against a budget of Rs 38 crores and turned out to be surprise “Hit” of the year at the box office.
Produced by Karan Johar, under the banner of Dharma Productions, Kapoor & Sons currently stands at Rank-144 in Top Rated Indian Movies in IMDB.com.