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Do you know why Bollywood Flicks usually release on a Friday in India?

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It is believed that the concept of releasing Bollywood movies on Fridays was adopted in the 1950s, following influences from the 1939 Hollywood movie ‘Gone With The Wind’ which was released on Friday. According to one theory, as there were no colour televisions at that time, movies were strategically released on Fridays to make up for office half-days, owing to norms in small scale industries in Mumbai. Additionally, as Friday is considered a day of Goddess Lakshmi in India, producers believe that releasing a movie on the day would bring them good wealth. Another theory states that films are often released on Fridays, as a means for people to enjoy the film during the work-free weekend.