Akshay's Rustom released alongside Hrithik Roshan's Mohenjo Daro. Akshay emerged as the winner as Rustom has earned over Rs 49 crore in the country
Twitter was filled with the customary good wishes for each star ahead of Friday - a relief if not for Hrithik, then for his fans because the past week has seen Mohenjo Daro largely ignored as a carefully orchestrated celebrity campaign endorsed Akshay's film.
Movie-goers are in for a history lesson this weekend as two period films - Mohenjo Daro and Rustom - release today
"It was easy to put my faith in his vision the second time over," Hrithik said about director Ashutosh Gowariker.