Akshay Kumar’s socially relevant film, PadMan, has been from going strength to strength at the box office. The film, which released on February 9, has packed a soild punch over the weekend. After registering figures of Rs 10.26 cr and 13.68 cr on Friday and Saturday, it earned Rs 16.11 cr on Sunday. As per film trade analyst Taran Adarsh, the film’s total tally is now Rs 40.05 cr in first three days.
#PadMan showed GOOD TRENDING over the weekend... Starting on ordinary levels, the momentum over the weekend helped put up a credible total... Word of mouth is strong... Weekdays are crucial... Fri 10.26 cr, Sat 13.68 cr, Sun 16.11 cr. Total: ₹ 40.05 cr. India biz.— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) February 12, 2018
Earlier, it was supposed to hit the screens with Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s now superhit film Padmaavat on January 25. But, was it a good match for Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone-starrer?
Let’s take a look at the first weekend collection of Padmaavat.
Padmaavat opened to paid previews on January 24, a Thursday, and garnered Rs 5 crore. It was a morale boosting number given the environment surrounding the film’s release and the limited numbers of theatres allotted to it.
In the next three days, Padmaavat went on to gather Rs 83 crore.
Looking at the overall scenario, #Padmaavat has put up FANTASTIC numbers in its extended weekend... Crosses ₹ 100 cr mark... Wed [limited previews] 5 cr, Thu 19 cr, Fri 32 cr, Sat 27 cr, Sun 31 cr. Total: ₹ 114 cr. India biz. Read Full Story on www.hindustantimes.com »