Kamaleswar Mukherjee directed much awaited Bengali film Chander Pahar is released on 20 December. Story of the film is based on classic novel of Bibhutibhushan Bandyopadhyay and the story revolves around a village boy Shankar. Dev is gradually coming out of his romantic chocolate boy image. The film has many thrilling moments - Bullets fly, lions roar, spiders crawl etc.
Dev's character, Shankar is a dreamer who wants to travel the world and his dream takes him to Africa. Bengali audiences will see human-animal real interactions. The lion's attack on Shankar's cabin at night is most thrilling in Chander Pahar.
Dev has passed in the action scenes, riding on horseback, fighting the wild animals.
Box Office Collection of Bengali Film Chander Pahar
Dev starrer Bengali film Chander Pahar is doing extremely well in Box office. Year 2013 is a productive year for Bengali film superstar Dev. Dev is the new heartthrob of Bengali audiences mainly for his romantic roles. Dev is now performing in critical roles also and this is one of the major achievements of Bengali film industry in year 2013.
Box office collection of Chander Pahar has already broken many records in Tollywood film industry. Film Chander Pahar is a Rs. 15 crore project and the film was released on 20 December 2013. Chander Pahar is released in 200 theatre halls and in the first three days, the box office collection of Chander Pahar is almost Rs. 2 crore and it is expected that in the first week the film’s box office collection will touch Rs. 5 crore. Previously maximum box office collection in initial three days was Rs. 1 crore 86 lakhs for any Bengali film and the film was Boss. On Sunday – 22 December, box office collection of Chander Pahar is 90 lakhs which is also a new record of single day collection. Previously this record was in the name of Jeet starrer movie Boss and the amount was Rs. 72 lakhs.
Expected second week collection is Rs. 4 crore and in the next 2-3 weeks it is expected that box office collection of Chander Pahar will be another Rs. 4-5 crore.