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Half Girlfriend gets a decent opening

Half Girlfriend gets a decent opening

Arjun Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor starrer "Half Girlfriend", one of the most anticipated movies of the year has received a positive response on the very first day of its release. Since the film has received below average reviews it'll be interesting to see how it will perform in its opening weekend at the box office.

"Half Girlfriend" the cinematic adaption of Chetan Vagat's novel of the same name revolvs around the friendship and love story of a Bihari Boy Madhav Jha and smart and stylish richy Riya Somani. Now, The film opened to lukewarm response with its occupancy ranging between 15-20% in the morning shows. As per the reports, the movie earned around 8-10 Crore on Day 1 of its release.

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Meanwhile, Irrfan Khan's "Hindi Medium", which was in competition with "Half Girlfriend", has Rs 2.81 crore on its opening day. You can not deny that Baahubali 2 is there and even Hindi Medium is releasing on the same day.

Directed by Mohit Suri, the film revolves around the journey of a man from Bihar who faces difficulty in getting accustomed to urban life and get college admission due to his lack of command over the English language. The movie is competing with a steady running "Baahubali: The Conclusion" also.

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The Bajirao Mastani star will be seen essaying a negative role named Victoria Leeds in the forthcoming film. Baywatch is set to release in India on 2nd June 2017 and fans are already pretty excited for the film.

"Half Girlfriend" has created huge buzz owing to Shraddha Kapoor's distinct looks. The film also stars Rhea Chakraborty, Seema Biswas and Vikrant Massey.

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