Bell Bottoms first day box office collection are very low as the movie opened with low awareness and had collections similar to that of Roohi though that movie had opened with 100 % occupancy and Maharashtra allowed.
Bell Bottom Box Office Collection Day 1
2.75 Crore Opening day
5-7 Crore opening day was expected so it is lower than expectations
Bell Bottom Production Budget is 60 Crores and the fees for Akshay Kumar are at 100 Crore range which includes share of profits from all rights.
Production Cost: 50 Crore without Akshay Kumar fees
Prints and Advertising cost: 10 Crores
Akshay Kumar’s Fees: 100 Crore ( given by share of profits and digital and satellite rights)
Bell Bottom Screens
Bell Bottom is releasing in around 900 screens pan India which is very limited release due to covid compared to 3000 or 4000 screens pre covid.
Bell Bottom has gotten an overseas release with just 225 screens again limited due to Covid
Bell Bottom Hit or Flop
Bell bottom was shot in UK and 30 to 40% of film’s costs will be given by UK shooting subsidy if it runs in theaters for 2 weeks at least which is the only reason this movie is releasing in theaters.
Bell Bottom will struggle to collect as its a limited release due to covid it will premier on digital with a limited window for theatrical which is its main revenue source. It will cover its costs through Digital and Satellite rights and theatrical revenues are its profits
UK subsidy: 20 Crores
Satellite & Digital and other rights: 140 Crores
Theatrical Revenues: Profit
Bell Bottom OTT release
Bell Bottom will release on Amazon Prime and will have a small theatrical window only of 4 weeks which is half of the normal 8 weeks. The producers have received an additional 30 Crores for a small theatrical window