Ventilator (2016) Movie Review, Rating, Cast, Crew, Total Box Office Collection, Final Verdict

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Ventilator (2016) Movie Review

Marathi Film Industry has always surprised millions with its superb ground concept and with yet another film in line, the recently released regional movie Ventilator has already created a rage among the audience since its trailer hit the social media and screens. Moreover, the Marathi film has been produced by the reigning queen Priyanka Chopra and her mother Dr Madhu Chopra with an ocean of actors working altogether to bring out a brilliant work in front of the fans. Produced by the production unit Purple Pebble Pictures, it boasts of best of actors thus being Priyanka’s debut venture in Marathi films. So, on a good note let’s discuss the details of Ventilator.

Ventilator (2016) Cast & Crew

  • Ashutosh Gowariker as Raja
  • Jitendra Joshi as Prasanna
  • Sulbha Arya as Manda (Prasana’s Mother)
  • Sukanya Kulkarni-Mone as Sarika
  • Viju Khote as Shirish Appa
  • Satish Aalekar
  • Deepak Shirke as Aatma Dhadke
  • Boman Irani as Doctor
  • Director: Rajesh Mapuskar
  • Producers: Priyanka Chopra and Dr Madhu Chopra
  • Music Composer: Rohan Rohan
  • Script: Rajesh Mapuskar
  • Cinematography: Savita Singh
  • Production Unit: Purple Pebble Pictures, Zee Studio and Majig Pictures

Ventilator Movie Plot/Storyline

The story of Ventilator revolves around the Kamerkar family whose eldest and most respected person goes into a coma. He is shifted to Mumbai in a multi-speciality hospital where he is spending days in a ventilator. Everyone from family and neighbourhood visits Gajju Kaka in the hospital among whom is a renowned Director/Filmmaker who is the nephew of the patient. Here begins the roller coaster ride where each one of them present in the hospital forgets about the patient thus paying sole attention to the celebrity. The entire film is filled with humour, emotions and of course utter devotion as the storyline begins three days before Ganpati festival.

Ventilator (2016) Movie Review

The Marathi language film Ventilator has a bevvy of actors riding in and out of the sequences continuously. There are said to be more or less 116 actors who are a part of the film, of which there are big names like Boman Irani, Ashutosh Gowariker, Jitendra Joshi, Sulabha Arya, among others. Be it known stars or petty ones, all of them have given an outstanding performance along with a perfect background score playing by during the course. The film starts with a tragic moment when Gajju Kaka goes into the coma with an ocean of people visiting the hospital thus making chaos. The hilarious journey turning emotional, serious and thus giving superb relationship goals under the blessing of Ganpati is a Must Watch.

Ventilator (2016) Opening Day (Friday) Total Box Office Collection

Released all over Maharashtra, the movie witnessed a massive welcome from the audience. Being the 1st day of the release, the expectations are high thus comparing it with previous blockbuster Sairat and with much intentions earning more than 5 crores all in all. Bollywood star’s debut venture, as well as a B-Town filmmaker as an actor, attracted lots of viewers towards the theatres with a surprising rise of 13% in the occupancies in various multiplexes. The box office collection has been doing pretty well as of now with major of screens going houseful and pre-bookings. The film has been decorated and directed well, with storyline quite captivating. Hence, Ventilator total box office collection for the first day has generated revenue of Rs. 73.27 lakhs approximately.

Ventilator 2nd Day Collection in Box Office

There are speculations that the latest Marathi language film may have been released worldwide, but as per reliable sources, the production unit did not take chances henceforth premiering only in domestic. The movie became a part of the special screening held in MAMI, where it received many accolades. Perhaps, this factor helped in movie collection as it earned in an above average scale. The screen space also got somewhat doubled with capturing 92% of seats in as many as 900 halls, all over Maharashtra. So, Ventilator second day box office collection has settled down to Rs. 94.12 lakhs.

Ventilator Total Box Office Collection on 3/4th Days

The recently released Marathi language film Ventilator garnered positive reviews from all over eventually being one of the best grosser, only after blockbuster release Sairat, in the Marathi Film Industry. The movie collection is hovering on other films as the cast has done a commendable job with their roles. Continuing to dominate on all the major screens in all over Maharashtra screens, the film has occupied almost 86% of total screens with an average of earning around Rs. 200 per two hours. Another attractive point of the film is that it debut production venture Priyanka Chopra in Marathi language with Ashutosh Gowariker acting after many years. Running in all the multiplexes and single screens as housefull, Ventilator 3/4th days total box office collection has generated revenue of Rs. 1.28 crores approximately.

Ventilator 5th Day Total Box Office Collection

Brilliant performance by actors like Ashutosh Gowariker, Jitendra Joshi, Sulabh Arya, among others, Ventilator continues to steal the show even on its 5th day. The previous day movie collections were more than satisfactory as critics platform IMDb gave a score of 9.4 out of 10 and of course a great congratulations from Producer Priyanka Chopra. There are chances that this particular film might surpass the  box office collection of highest grosser and blockbuster ‘Sairat’. So, Ventilator 5th day total box office collection has settled to near about Rs. 1.07 crores. 

Ventilator 6th Day Collection at the Box Office

Moving ahead at good pace with head-strong, the Marathi language film Ventilator is riding over joy and praises as it enters the elite league of the film industry. The family entertainer film develops with an emotional journey eventually confronting harsh reality of life and death, relationships, gratitude, fervorness, and at the top of it perceptions. The movie collections has highly been impacted in a positive way from its second week and it continues to be a great compilation from the production house’s side so as to gift the public such a beautiful, light-hearted film after a long time. Thus paying all gratitude to the brilliant actors, Ventilator 6th day collection at the box office settle to Rs. 0.97 crores approximately.

Ventilator (2016) The Bouquet Factor or The Brickbat Factor

Ventilator being a family entertainer, it is stated to be the next big film after ‘Sairat’ thus taking Marathi Film Industry to the galore it deserves. The film breaks out between emotions and humour with all the characters connected to one point and another at every step. Priyanka’s Ventilator certainly comes with a Bouquet Factor with no or minimal probable loops in the strings.

Ventilator (2016) Movie Rating

Audience Reaction: 4.5 out of 5

Critics Rating: 4 out of 5

Acting: 4 out of 5

Direction: 4.5 out of 5

Music Score: 3.5 out of 5

Cinematography: 3.5 out of 5

Editing: 4 out of 5

Ventilator  Final Verdict

The movie possesses various factors to be too good and the best part being the tremendous talented actors. Surprisingly, Ashutosh Gowariker who made a comeback onscreen has done unexpectedly well with the storyline taking you from laughing to crying to being sensitive and so on. Priyanka has done taken up a good project as debut venture thus marking a hit in the regional film industry. So, the Marathi language film Ventilator is doing surprisingly superb at the box office thus marking it as one of the highest grosser in the near future.

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