'Sultan' to release on July 6, to cash in on five-day weekend

Mumbai: Bollywood superstar Salman Khan's much anticipated sports-drama film “Sultan” will release on July 6 on the occasion of Eid. Yash Raj Films made the release date announcement on Monday. Produced by Aditya Chopra and written-directed by Ali Abbas Zafar, “Sultan” features Salman and Anushka Sharma as wrestlers. Interestingly, it will witness a five-day opening weekend at the box office as July 6 is a Wednesday. "'Sultan' advance booking for the 5-day festive weekend will start on Sunday, July 3, 2016 across India," tweeted trade analyst Taran Adarsh. Industry experts believe "Sultan" will be a box office winner considering Salman's score at the ticket counters since the past few years.

 

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