The Fighter, directed by Siddharth Anand, has taken the Indian box office by storm, earning an impressive ₹39 crore nett on its second day of release. Featuring the dynamic duo of Hrithik Roshan as Squadron Leader Shamsher Pathania and Deepika Padukone, the film has amassed a total of ₹61.5 crore within just two days, marking a remarkable achievement in the world of Indian cinema.
Released on Thursday, Fighter made a spectacular opening with ₹22.5 crore on its first day, setting the stage for its rapid ascent. Siddharth Anand’s directorial prowess, coupled with the stellar performances of Hrithik Roshan and Deepika Padukone, has captivated audiences nationwide.
The Fighter is not just a box office juggernaut; it has garnered widespread acclaim for its gripping narrative and outstanding performances. Actor Arjun Kapoor expressed his admiration on Instagram, declaring his love for the film, its spectacle, and the top-notch filmmaking that brings the characters to life. Kapoor’s review highlighted the emotional depth of the movie, praising the entire cast for their stellar performances.
The film, produced by Viacom18 Studios in collaboration with Marflix Pictures, is a tribute to the valor, sacrifice, and patriotism of the Indian armed forces. Alongside Hrithik Roshan and Deepika Padukone, Fighter features Anil Kapoor, Karan Singh Grover, and Akshay Oberoi in pivotal roles.
The aerial action thriller has successfully struck a chord with the audience, as evidenced by its positive word of mouth and the glowing review from Hindustan Times. Described as a “full-on entertainer,” Fighter balances patriotism with engaging storytelling, avoiding clichéd chest-thumping moments.
The film’s climax, featuring a reference to IOP (India Occupied Pakistan), has been hailed as a standout moment that resonates with the audience, showcasing the filmmakers’ adept ability to portray love for the country.
Fighter is not just a film; it’s a cinematic experience that promises a pure paisa vasool venture, complemented by gravity-defying aerial action that leaves the audience with a sense of pride. As the box office numbers continue to soar, Fighter stands as a testament to the enduring appeal of quality filmmaking and star-studded performances.