- Newton released along with Haseena Parkar, Bhoomi
- Newton has made Rs 6.90 crore so far
- Newton is expected to perform decently through the week
Starting on low levels on Fri morning, to packing an IMPRESSIVE total over the weekend, #Newton has emerged VICTORIOUS at the BO...— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) September 25, 2017
Newton opened across 430 screens and has recorded the highest single day collections on Sunday with a decent sum of Rs 3.42 crore. "Newton is expected to maintain momentum on weekdays," Mr Adarsh added in his tweets along with a day wise break-up - "Fri 96 lakhs, Sat 2.52 cr, Sun 3.42 cr. Total: Rs 6.90 cr."
#Newton is expected to maintain momentum on weekdays... Fri 96 lakhs, Sat 2.52 cr, Sun 3.42 cr. Total: Rs 6.90 cr [430 screens]. India biz.— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) September 25, 2017
#Newton day-wise growth in %...— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) September 25, 2017
Sat [vis-a-vis Fri]: 162.5%
Sun [vis-a-vis Sat]: 35.71%
Directed by Amit V Masurkar, Newton casts Rajkummar Rao as a government clerk and Pankaj Tripathi features as an army officer. Soon after release, the movie found itself featuring in plagiarism related headlines for alleged similarities with Iranian movie Secret Ballot in terms of the subject and its treatment .
On Friday, Newton released along with Shraddha Kapoor's Haseena Parkar and Sanjay Dutt's Bhoomi.