Hrithik Roshan and Tiger Shroff's War has been still doing tremendously well at the box office despite being in its second week. Since it released on Wednesday, it got a wide berth in terms of opening weekend and it made the most of it. But it wasn't the only film that was entertaining the audience in last couple of days. There was also Joaquin Phoenix's Joker which left everyone in awe of the actor. While War minted money like crazy, Joker, with its limited presence at the theatres, managed to do just that in India. The film in 12 days managed to earn approximately Rs 50 crore nett. Joker Movie Quotes: 9 Powerful Dialogues by Joaquin Phoenix’s Arthur Fleck Will Stay with You Hours after You Leave the Theatre!
As per Trade Analyst Girish Johar, Joker only had 450 screens and an Adult certificate. Yet it pull the crowd. This says a lot about what a good film can do at the theatre irrespective of which country it is from. It managed to make money even when War was raging on.
Now this one is a trend changer for me..getting aprox 50crs nett India🇮🇳 BO from aprox 450screens, in just 12 days..only English with "Adult" certificate ! #Joker is on FIRE 🔥🔥🔥💕💫 @jokermovie #JoaquinPhoenix #ToddPhillips @wbpictures @warnerbrosindia #JokerMovie #JokerFilm pic.twitter.com/tTXSxbhR9m
— Girish Johar (@girishjohar) October 14, 2019
Joker reached theatres riding on fantastic reviews which aided its cause. Phoenix's Oscar worthy performance and some superb direction by Tod Philips has been loved by the audience.