Courtesy : Pinkvilla
While the industry and producers can fight over festival-spots to release their film at the box-office, Imtiaz Ali and Kartik Aaryan worked their magic and pulled their target audience on Valentine's Day. Love Aaj Kal which released yesterday has opened to a stupendous number with Rs 12.40 crores on day one.
LAK has started on a fantastic note and trade pundits too are surprised with the numbers. The film has surpassed everyone’s expectations and this is Kartik Aaryan’s highest opener.
Last year the hunk’s two releases Luka Chuppi and Pati Patni Aur Woh opened to Rs 8.01 crores and Rs 9.10 crores respectively. But with the opener that LAK has got, it’s surely been a big jump for the actor at the box-office and proves the young actor’s star power.
Imtiaz Ali’s directorial has nation’s current heartthrob Kartik Aaryan as a romantic hero in a double role. This surely pulled in a lot of crowd since the actor has a wide reach over the masses. Moreover no other films wanted to clash with Aaryan’s film at the box-office during Valentine's Day and the film enjoyed a solo release, no wonder couples had the best choice for their movie-date-night!
Kartik Aaryan with the success of Love Aaj Kal’s big opening proves his stardom and that he's here to stay! The film sees Kartik as Raghu and Veer and both his characters are being praised by several critics. Moreover even his chemistry with Sara Ali Khan has become the talk of the town and it’s being loved by the audiences. Kartik has all the reasons to smile and celebrate Valentines’ Day.