There are rarely films which keep both critics and trade happy together and 'The Lunchbox' is one of those films. Film has created huge buzz in social media with its trailer release first. After that critics engrossed the film with open arms. Now film is slowly picking up at box office and has collected significant numbers at box office.
The Lunchbox stars talented pair of Irrfan Khan, Nimrat Kaur and Nawazuddin Siddiqui. Film has managed to collect aprrox 8 crore nett in first 5 days of business. Film is certain to collect around 9.5-10 crore nett in its first week. Film will easily go past 10 crore nett and has every chance of touching 15 crore nett in its lifetime or even more.
Film will get good screening in 2nd week as word of mouth of the film is pretty good and it may do the trick for the film. Film in fact released in 350-400 screens in India, which is extremely limited and still managed to do well. Film made on a low budget of 10 crore (Including Marketing and Publicity) is doing such well is pretty good sign. Majority of the film recovery will be done from India Theatrical itself which is also a good news for the makers.