Irrfan’s dark comedy Blackmail is performing well at the box office as the film has minted over Rs 14.42-crore in the first five days.

The film’s strong word of mouth and Irrfan’s performance in the lead roles is helping to fill in a good number of seats in cinema halls.

Trade analyst Taran Adarsh confirmed the film’s fifth day collection on his Instagram account.

Blackmail has indeed changed the landscape for dark comedy films as the film has been witnessing an upward trend in the business of the film over the weekend.

The film also continues to perform steady at the box office in the weekdays as well with no major competition from other films it’ll be interesting to see how the film concludes its first week collections before the release of October.

Touted as one of the best dark comedies of the recent times, Blackmail received praises and love from all quarters owing to the intriguing plot and brilliant performances by the ensemble cast.

Directed by Abhinay Deo. Blackmail also starring Kriti Kulhari and Arunoday Singh in pivotal roles was released worldwide on April 6.