New Delhi, Oct. 31 -- In a month riddled with three major holidays- Gandhi Jayanti, Dussehra and Diwali, trade experts say there is only some reason to celebrate. October this year has seen a 7-10% jump versus October last year but that may not nearly be good enough.

"The last three quarters of 2019 were up by nearly 15% over the same period last year. While we were expecting the leap to continue, October has started the last quarter of 2019 with a smaller jump," film trade and exhibition expert Girish Johar pointed out.

To be sure, the big hit of the month is Yash Raj Films' action thriller War starring Hrithik Roshan and Tiger Shroff that had made Rs.309.25 crore at last count. The three Diwali releases-ensemble comedy Housefull 4, sp...