Love Aaj Kal box office collection prediction Day 1: This Valentine’s Day is going to be a cinematic treat for Sartik fans with the release of Sara Ali Khan and Kartik Aaryan starrer Love Aaj Kal, a reboot of 2009 film starring Saif Ali Khan and Deepika Padukone that goes by the same name. Riding on high expectations, the trailer of Love Aaj Kal garnered a mixed response from the audience and critics but the makers of the film managed to sail the ship successfully with some melodious songs and the chemistry between its lead pair.
Marking the directorial comeback of Imtiaz Ali after 2017 film Jab Harry Met Sejal, Love Aaj Kal is a take on how love was in the past and how it is today. Since the film is releasing on the day of love, i.e Valentine’s Day, the buzz around the film is quite high and fans, especially the younger audiences, are excited to watch the film in theatres.
Looking at the hype around Love Aaj Kal, the film is expected to earn Rs 8-10 crores on its opening day. The estimate can also be calculated from Kartik Aaryan and Sara Ali Khan’s last release. While Kartik’s recent release Pati Patni Aur Woh did opening biz. of Rs 9 crore, Sara Ali Khan’s Simmba co-starring Ranveer Singh opened with Rs 20.72 crore. Additionally, Love Aaj Kal is going to have a solo release on Valentine’s Day, which is definitely going to boost its performance at the ticket counters.
Although, Love Aaj Kal might face stiff competition from Aditya Roy Kapur and Disha Patani’s Malang, which released on February 7. The film earned Rs 6.71 crore on Friday, Rs 8.89 crore on Saturday and Rs 9.76 crore on Sunday, collecting a total collection of Rs 25.36 crore.
Helmed by Imtiaz Ali and bankrolled by Maddock Films and Reliance Entertainment, Love Aaj Kal also stars Randeep Hooda and newcomer Arushi Sharma.