New Delhi [India]: After garnering praise from critics, the unconventional and quirky horror- comedy 'Stree' has received a thumbs up from the audience. The Rajkummar Rao and Shraddha Kapoor starrer has raked in Rs. 6.82 crores on day one.
Film critic and trade analyst Taran Adarsh shared the first-day collection of the film saying, "When numbers do the talking... #Stree surpasses the expectations and estimations and posts a SUPERB number on Day 1... Biz is expected to multiply over the weekend... Fri ? 6.82 cr. India biz... Hugely positive word of mouth has translated into BO numbers." The Amar Kaushik directorial is ruling over the box office with positive reviews from movie-goers.
"The film is really good with great cinematography. Rajkummar Rao has done a tremendous job along with the rest of the actors. I thoroughly enjoyed the film and might come back to watch it again," a film-buff told media in Mumbai.
Praising Rao's performance, another said, "Awesome! The makers should think of making a 'Stree' sequel and I am sure people will love it. The acting of all actors was great, especially Rajkummar Rao. The movie had the right mix of horror and comedy which will surely make it a hit."
"It was too good along with the songs. The movie was a thrilling entertainer with superb acting. I would give it a 4 out of 5," said a viewer.
'Stree' is an interesting mix of horror with fun and is based on a true phenomenon. The story is set in a small town where it is believed that there was a beautiful woman, who left every man awestruck with her beauty, but only one man loved her truly.
The film also stars actor Pankaj Tripathi and was released on August 31.