After the grand success of Bajrangi Bhaijaan, Prem Ratan Dhan Payo has become one of the hottest film in the trade right now. The film will mark the comeback of blockbuster duo Salman Khan and Soraj Barjatya.
But it seems that Prem Ratan Dhan Payo will have some unexpected competition at the box office.
Sunny Deol's Ghayal Returns is also scheduled to release on Diwali 2015. Though there are reports that the makers are planning to postpone their film. But still there is not any official announcement.
Since the first ‘Ghayal’ film also starring Sunny Deol was extremely popular especially at mass centres, it con affect the business of PRDP at single-screens and also at circuits like East Punjab where Sunny has still huge fan following.
The second in the list is Dhanush's VIP 2 also starring Amy Jackson. The first part Vela Illa Pattadhaari (VIP) was a huge hit. Now its sequel which has extremely high buzz is expected to be releasing on Diwali. It can affect PRDP in the South belt. Even Bajrangi Bhaijaan was also affected by Telugu film Baahubali.
The last in the list is James Bond's film spectre. It will hit the screens in India on 20 November, after one week of PRDP release. It will affect Salman Khan starrer especially at the multiplexes.
Prem Ratan Dhan Payo can also face some kind of competition from Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone's Tamasha which will be releasing on 27th November.
With so much competition, it will be interesting to see how Prem Ratan Dhan Payo performs at the box office. Tell us what you think about it in the comments section.