Chetan Bhagat is the most popular writer in India when it comes to movies based on novels. Being a very influential personality among the youth of today, Bhagat’s books are already a hit and bestsellers and the crowd has always shown a huge response to films adapted from his books.
So far, 5 films have been made on the stories based on his books out of which 3 have tasted a big success. In fact, two films have crossed the 100 crore mark.
3 Idiots, based on his book ‘Five Point Someone’, is in the top grossing list of Bollywood films. The latest film on his book is Half Girlfriend, starring Arjun Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor. The film has received poor reviews but the response and footfalls for it is massive.
Let’s look at the box office collections of movies based on Chetan Bhagat’s books:
|Hello (2008)||One Night at the Call Center||12|
|3 Idiots (2009)||Five Point Someone||202|
|Kai Po Che (2013)||The 3 Mistakes of My Life||50|
|2 States (2014)||2 States||102|
Half Girlfriend has collected 10.27 crore on its opening day which is great. Lets see how much it goes on to collect in coming days.