Earlier it was believed that the closure of theaters could cause a loss of 600-900 crores but now it is believed that Lockdown 2 After this figure can be more than 1000 crores. Film analysts believe that even if theaters open after this lockdown, people will immediately go to theaters, it is difficult to say.
Had the lockdown not happened, this year would have been bigger
‘Baghi 3’ and ‘English Medium’ were the first to suffer from the lockdown caused by Corona. Both these films were considered to be club films of 100–150 crores. after this ‘Suryavanshi‘ And ‘83‘S release was postponed which could have grossed more than 150-200 crores. Now it will probably take till August or September for the situation to become normal and in such a situation the business of these films will also be affected. Due to the lockdown, the recession is coming and the slowdown in the market will directly affect the business of Bollywood.
Bollywood took lessons from China
Prior to India, China had also been under lockdown due to corona virus for several consecutive months. When the cinemas were opened immediately after removing the lockdown, the audience did not come to see the film and had to close the cinema on the third day itself. In such a situation, if the movies are opened and released soon after the lockdown, then they will incur huge losses. Rohit Shetty and Kabir Khan are all set to release their films ‘Suryavanshi’ and ’83’. Apparently he also would not like his films to have no audience.
Bollywood stands with the government
Though the film industry is suffering losses at this time, the people of Bollywood are also standing firm with the government in view of the danger of Corona in this difficult time. The release of Rohit Shetty’s film Suryavanshi was postponed due to the lockdown. About this, he said, ‘It is not right to think about our film at this time. The whole world is facing a different situation at this time. Today, the top has made everyone’s level one. Today the release of my film is a secondary thing for me, first country is there, everything should be fixed soon. Today, in front of the problems of the country and the world, our film is very short.
Many clashes will also cause loss
The time of this year is constantly going into lockdown. In such a situation, the films which have been stalled for release will definitely have their clash as well. All these films will have to be harmed by this clash. Apart from ‘Suryavanshi’, the release of big films like ’83’, ‘Coolie No.1’, ‘Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl’ are on hold. Apart from this, the release of Salman’s ‘Radhey: Your Most Wanted Bhai’ has also been postponed.
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