PK takes good opening on Friday (1st day) morning shows at box office as from early sample reports. Film opening is even better considering the facts that today is normal working day and also screen release count is over 4000. Despite having one of the biggest ever release and working day PK has managed an opening of around 50-60% in Morning shows which is very good. With day progressing film should take further growth in occupancy with Housefull board expected in many shows from Evening onward.
PK has opened to around 50% occupancy in Mumbai in morning shows. Occupancy for the same in Delhi is around 45%. Gurgaon occupancy for morning shows is very good with around 65%. Kanpur opens with 60%, whereas Lucknow opens to lower occupancy with around 40% reported. Pune and Hyderabad have opened big with around 70% occupancy reported for morning shows.
These are morning shows report and pretty good considering today is working day. Expect occupancy to grow further as weekend is approaching. There is no doubt that a good growth in Evening and Night time will take PK closer to 30 crore nett first day collection or may be even more than that.
Occupancy Report of PK for Friday Morning Shows -
Delhi - 45%
Gurgaon - 65%
Mumbai - 50%
Kanpur - 60%
Lucknow - 40%
Pune - 70%
Hyderabad - 70%