Hotel Mumbai box office collection: Check latest figures of Dev Patel, Anupam Kher movie
The latest Box Office Collection figures of Hotel Mumbai are out now. Directed by Anthony Maras, "Hotel Mumbai" released in India on Friday. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh confirmed that Hotel Mumbai has collected Rs 6.67 cr so far. The Zee Studios and Purpose Entertainment's project hit the screens in India on November 29 along with Vidyut Jammwal starrer action-drama Commando 3.
"#HotelMumbai Fri 1.08 cr, Sat 1.70 cr, Sun 2.03 cr, Mon 65 lakhs, Tue 61 lakhs, Wed 60 lakhs. Total: ₹ 6.67 cr. #India biz. All versions," Adarsh tweeted.
In the movie, Anupam Kher essays the role of Hemant Oberoi, the celebrated chef who saved many lives on the fateful night in The Taj Mahal Palace hotel during the attacks.
Actor Dev Patel had said that it was a "traumatic" experience to shoot for the movie based on the 26/11 terrorist attacks in Mumbai.
Hotel Mumbai is based on the deadly 26/11 terror attack of 2008 in Mumbai.
According to reports, "Hotel Mumbai" director Anthony Maras has used actual footage of Ajmal Kasab's police confession in the film.
Police and local authorities gave Maras information, access to interviews and the actual footage of Kasab after he was nabbed by the police. The transcripts submitted to court were also made available to Maras and his co-writer John Collee.
"We poured over thousands of pages of evidence from Kasab's trial including witness statements, confessions and transcripts of satellite communications between the terrorists and their handlers. We interviewed Kasab's lawyer for further insight," Maras said.