Edited By Shashikant Mishra | NavbharatTimes.com | Updated:
The year 2020 has been very bad for the Bollywood industry due to the corona virus. Cinemas have been closed across the country for more than 100 days. Due to which the Hindi box office has a huge impact. The conditions caused by this virus have caused a huge loss to Bollywood. When comparing the earnings of films in the first half of 2019 and the year 2020, such figures are revealed.
Work from these few films
Some of the films which came in the beginning of the year 2020 have done well, otherwise the figure for this year would not be there. The films ‘Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior’ (279.55 crores), ‘Street Dancer 3D’ (68.28 crores), ‘Shubh Mangal More Savdhan’ (60.78 crores) and ‘Baaghi 3’ (93.97 crores) managed the box office and the first half. I had grossed around Rs 775 crore. Let us know that this earning is also the first quarter of the year. At the same time, the second half of the year is nil.
In 2019, these films did amazing at the box office
2019 has been a good year for Bollywood and the first half grossed Rs 2340 crore. This earning also includes the collection of the Hollywood film ‘Avengers: Endgame’ (373.22 crores). Last year in the first half, ‘Uri: The Surgical Strike’ (245.36 crores), ‘Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi’ (92.19 crores), ‘Gully Boy’ (140.25), ‘Total Dhamaal’ (154.23 crores), ‘Luka Chuppi’ ( 94.75 crores), ‘Badla’ (87.99 crores), ‘Kesari’ (154.41 crores), ‘Kalank’ (80.35 crores), ‘Student of the year’ (69.11 crores), ‘De de pyar de’ (103.64 crores), ‘Bharat’ (211.07 crores), ‘Kabir Singh’ (278.24 crores), and ‘Article 15’ (65.45 crores) had earned Rs.
It is not yet decided when theaters will be opened
It is hard to believe that the year 2020 is lagging behind 2019, but it is true. There is a loss of Rs 1565 crore in the first half of 2020 as compared to the year 2019. There is no determination yet when the theaters will be opened. In this way it should be assumed that this difference will increase with time.