By Hindustan Times
Khiladi Kumar is back with a bang as Rowdy Rathore. Prabhu Deva's Akshay-Sonakshi starrer has opened to a thunderous response at the BO. The film that has got mostly positive reviews from critics has garnered Rs. 15.10 cr (approx) on Friday.
"#RowdyRathore is the third biggest opener ever, after #Agneepath and #Bodyguard. Incidentally, all three films are remakes!" Trade expert Taran Adarsh wrote on his Twitter page.
"#RowdyRathore *India* Fri 15.10 cr nett. Biggest non-holiday Friday opener. O-U-T-S-T-A-N-D-I-N-G!" He adds.
Trade analyst Komal Nahta thinks the film has the potential to cross 100 crore. "Straight B-L-O-C-K-B-U-S-T-E-R! That's what Rowdy Rathore is!! Next 100-crore film? All chances!" Writes Nahta on his Twitter page.
Celebs on Rowdy Rathore
@DeShobhaa: Rowdy Rathore Rocks!Hysterical,nonsensical,annoying.So deliciously 'Seventies.Like Sholay with a rassam flavour.Aki-Sonu on fire!
@ShirishKunder: The #JOKER team congratulates @akshaykumar @sonakshisinha & the team of Rowdy Rathore on its super success.
@kjohar25: Huge congratulations to shabina khan, SLB,team UTV,@sonakshisinha,@akshaykumar!!!! For roaring ROWDY RATHORE!!!! More POWER to all of u!!!!
@Actor_Siddharth: My fav rajamouli film 'Vikramarkudu' gets a real fun remake. 'Rowdy rathore' is kickass! Telugu cinema has taken over! Can you handle us???
@Riteishd: #ROWDYRATHORE @sonakshisinha hs super chemistry with akki- Prabhudeva will keep u at d edge of d seat-congrats Shabina khan - big hug
@Riteishd: Just saw #ROWDYRATHORE- Blockbuster written all over it. Its Funny-Romantic & has ACTION that will blow u away-@akshaykumar is in full form.