Box Office: Entertainment gets lukewarm opening
Here's looking at the hits and flops of the week.
Akshay Kumar's Entertainment has performed below par in its first weekend. The film saw a poor opening with a slight improvement over the weekend.
With Ajay Devgn's Singham Returns set to release this week, it will be difficult for Entertainment to sustain for long.
Trade analyst Vinod Mirani gives us the box office verdict for the week.
Cast: Akshay Kumar, Tamannah, Johnny Lever, Prakash Raj, Sonu Sood, Krushna Abhishek
What works: Good one-liners.
What doesn't: Poor script, lacks a good story.
Number of weeks: New
Box Office verdict: Opens poorly.
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Image: Akshay Kumar in Entertainment
Cast: Salman Khan, Jacqueline Fernandez, Nawazuddin Siddique
Director: Sajid Nadiadwala
What works: Salman Khan, Nawazuddin Siddique
What doesn't: Lack of a story
Number of weeks: 2
Box Office verdict: Superhit
Image: Salman Khan and Jaqueline Fernandes in Kick
Hate Story 2
Cast: Surveen Chawla, Jai Bhanushali, Sushant Singh
Director: Vivek Agnihotri
What works: Good soundtrack.
What doesn't: Bad performances, poor script.
Number of weeks: 3
Box Office verdict: Hit.
Image: Surveen Chawla and Jai Bhanushali in Hate Story 2