The film, which has garnered decent reviews from the critics, has managed to mint Rs 3.5 crore on the first day of its release. The film is running successfully in the theaters, the film could collect as much as Rs. 5 crores on the second day, Saturday.
The makers of the film didn't quite follow any promotional tactic and it will be clear in the upcoming days whether the strategy worked or not. However, we have to see will this mysterious film do good or not at the box office and what will be the weekend collection of the film. Earlier, trade analyst Girish Johar, about the film said, "Ittefaq is a word-of-mouth film and they have promoted it very smartly". Ittefaq which marks the directorial debut of late filmmaker BR Chopra's son Abhay Chopra is an adaptation of Yash Chopra's 1969 film by the same name. Chris Hemsworth-Cate Blanchett-starrer superhero movie earned a whopping Rs 9.91 crore.
On the other hand, Diwali released Zaira Wasim and Aamir Khan starrer musical drama film Secret Superstar is too getting a good response from the audience, even in its third week. Original Ittefaq featuring Rajesh Khanna, Madan Puri, Nanda, and Bindu, is considered one of the best thrillers made in Bollywood. Sidharth plays the role by Rajesh Khanna, Sonakshi plays Nanda and Akshay Khanna did Iftekhar role in the film.