The box office will see multiple releases in varied genres this weekend with audiences getting options to choose from comedy film, Grand Masti, thriller John Day to horror flick Horror Story.
A sequel to 2004 released film Masti, Grand Masti is a multi-starrer comedy featuring Vivek Oberoi, Aftab Shivdasani and Riteish Deshmukh in the lead. The film has been directed by Indra Kumar and has been presented by Bharat Shah.
"The film has been made in a budget of Rs35 crore and more than 2000 screens have been allocated for the film," Shah said.
While Grand Masti has a host of established stars, Vikram Bhatt's Horror Story will mark the debut of its lead actor, Karan Kundra. The film has been directed by Ayush Raina.
"The film has been made in a budget of Rs5 crore which includes publicity as well. The number of screens given to the film is about 800-1000," Bhatt said.
Thriller John Day has been directed by Ahishor Solomon and stars Naseeruddin Shah, Randeep Hooda in major roles. The film has been produced by Anjum Rizvi who is hoping a good response for the film.
"I can't predict how the film will do. But it is of a different genre than the other two films releasing and the audience for this, is different. let's hope for the best," Rizvi said.
The film has been made in a budget of Rs17 crore and has a total of 900 screens.