“Thank you so much for all your love”

Madgaon Express Director Kunal Kemmu

The photo was shared on Instagram. (Etiquette: Kunal Kemmu)

New Delhi:

Actor director Kunal Khemu is on cloud nine after his directorial debut Margaon Express It got off to a promising start at the box office. Summing up his experience of sitting in the director’s chair, The Golmaal again On Monday, the star wrote an elaborate note on Instagram. Sharing some behind-the-scenes images with the lead cast of his film, Kunal Khemu wrote, “From the first day of the shoot to the last day I said pack-up on the sets of Madgaon Express. Every day was so special. In so many ways. And I couldn’t have done it without my amazing team of actors and technicians. Friendship. Many colors that the film portrays and many colors of my own personality I got to explore through this film. Happy Holi to all of you and thank you so much for the love you have shown our film. May this festival of colors bring you all joy and happiness.”

Take a look at Kunal Khemu’s post:

After a promising opening day, Margaon Express saw a significant increase in ticket sales on its first Saturday. On the second day, Kunal Kemmu’s directorial debut earned ₹3 crore at the domestic box office, doubling its collection from the first day, reports Sacnilk. Overall, the comedy-drama has collected ₹4.5 crore in two days. Madgaon Express revolves around a trip to Goa in which three childhood friends go. All is well until things take an unexpected turn. The film stars Prateek Gandhi, Divyendu and Avinash Tiwari in lead roles. The film is backed by Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani’s Excel Entertainment.

On Saturday, Bollywood trade analyst Taran Adarsh ​​posted a note on X (earlier known as Twitter) to share the first day box office report of Madgaon Express. He wrote, “#MadgaonExpress exceeds expectations… #Buy1Get1 ticket offer gains momentum on Day 1… Afternoon shows, gradually, witness better coverage thanks to the protection of its target audience: Youth… Fri ₹ 1.63 Cr. #India Biz. #boxoffice.”

Taran Adarsh ​​added, “The #Buy1Get1 offer has been extended till Day 2 (Sat), so an upward trend is definitely on the cards.”

In a review for NDTV, film critic Saibal Chatterjee rated Madgaon Express 3 out of 5 stars. He wrote, “Madgaon Express, produced by Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani’s Excel Entertainment, brings back the spirit of Dil Chahta Hai in important ways. However, in terms of style and substance, this is a film that wants us to dismiss our worst vomit with laugh-out-loud laughs, which is not a tangent, the Doctor might say, as a salve for the difficult, twisted times we live in. in.

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