MUMBAI :Kajol starrer Salaam Venky is based on the life of Kolavennu Venkatesh who suffered from Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. The film focuses on his and his mother, Sujata’s story. While Kajol will be seen playing the role of Sujata, Vishal Jethwa portrays the role of Venkatesh.
The trailer of Salaam Venky has received a good response, but will the film make a mark at the box office? Today, let’s look at the films that were of a similar genre and how much they collected at the box office…
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Laal Singh Chaddha
Laal Singh Chaddha was a bigger film than Salaam Venky. It was in a similar zone like slice-of-life drama. The Aamir Khan and Kareena Kapoor Khan starrer collected Rs. 58.73 crores at the box office and it was a disaster.
Amitabh Bachchan, Neena Gupta, and Rashmika Mandanna starrer Goodbye received positive reviews, but the film didn’t do well at the box office. It collected Rs. 6.38 crore at the box office.
Amitabh Bachchan is a legendary actor, but this year, apart from Brahmastra, none of his films have done well at the box office. Uunchai, which was released last month, collected Rs. 29.82 crores.
Thank God was also a big-budget film, and it was released during Diwali this year. Still, the film failed to make a mark at the box office and only collected Rs. 46.57 crores.
Now, let’s wait and watch what response Salaam Venky will get at the box office.
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