Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted:
#Hero has a GOOD opening weekend, with biz stabilising on Sunday. Fri 6.85 cr, Sat 6.62 cr, Sun 7.73 cr. Total: Rs 21.20 cr. India biz.- taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) September 14, 2015
On Sunday, Taran Adarsh had forecast escalated figures for the movie, which made Rs 6.85 crores on its opening day and Rs 6.62 crores on Saturday. (Also Read: Sooraj, Athiya's Hero Scorecard Reads Rs 13 Crores on Day Two)
#Hero biz doesn't witness growth on Sat. However, Sun should witness an escalation in biz. Fri 6.85 cr, Sat 6.62 cr. Total: Rs 13.47 cr.- taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) September 13, 2015
Reviews of Hero, produced by Salman Khan, have been mostly unimpressed by director Nikhil Advani's remake of Subhash Ghai's 1983 original, that starred Jackie Shroff and Meenakshi Seshadri in the lead. (Also Read: Sooraj Pancholi Misses Lunch Break, Lovely Moments on Hero Sets)
Hero also stars Tigmanshu Dhulia, Kader Khan, Sooraj's father Aditya Pancholi and Sharad Kelkar in key roles.