The highly-anticipated movie ‘Chup’ is prepared to be released in less than a day. The movie has bagged more than 1.25 lakh pre-booked tickets and has set a record for itself till now. R. Balki’s ‘Chup’ came in 3rd among the top 3 films to gain the highest number of advance bookings post-pandemic. ‘Chup’ has outran the pre-booking record of various hits like like Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2 (1.03L), Lal Singh Chaddha (63K), Gangubai Kathiawadi (56K), Jugjugg Jeeyo (57K ), Samrat Prithviraj (41K), Shamshera (46K) -sources confirmed.
Following the success of the initiative of organising a “free-view” of the film (which sold out in a matter of minutes), R. Balki has proposed to sell his tickets for the lowest price of Rs. 75/-. The initiative has been taken in order to celebrate the occasion of National Cinema Day.
With only one day until its release, the number of pre-orders is expected to rise dramatically. The director strives to bag more bookings and guard his territory. The film is welcomed with a triumphing orchestra by locking more than 800 theatrical spaces.
The film releases on the 23rd of September including the extremely talented cast of the film: Sunny Deol; Shreya Dhanwarthy, famous for her role in Scam: 1992; and Pooja Bhatt, the returning actress from Bombay Begums. The production is by Hope Productions and Rakesh Jhunjhunwala, and the direction is by R. Balki, who also wrote the story of the film and has been working on it for many years. The dialogues and screenplay are by R. Balki, along with Raja Sen and Rishi Virmani.
The film is presented by Dr Jayantilal Gada (Pen Studios) and all India distribution by Pen Marudhar. The direction of photography is by Vishal Sinha and the music direction is by Amit Trivedi, Sneha Khanvilkar and Aman Pant. The co-prduction is by Pranab Kapadia and Anirudh Sharma