Dilwale lost the first battle to Bajirao Mastani when the reviews of both movies come out. Where as Bajirao Mastani got the excellent reviews, Dilwale got only average reviews. The effect of these reviews was clearly visible on the Staurday revenues of both movies where the revenues of Dilwale decreased while Revcenues of Bajirao Mastaniui increased.
Shahrukh Khan's movie may also suffer because of the comment controversy. Already many organizations were protesting against his movie and telling the audience to not watch it. With the average review of film critics, Dilwale movie may not be a big hit. On the other Bajirao Mastani is likely a gain momentum is coming days.