Mission Mangal continues to take the box office by storm as it collected 7.83 cr on it’s second Friday. The film is expected to rake in higher numbers over the weekend thanks to the Janmashtami festivities. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted the same.
#MissionMangal witnesses growth on [second] Fri... Got a boost due to #Janmashtami festivities... Will hit ₹ 150 cr + cross *lifetime biz* of #Kesari *this weekend* [Akshay Kumar’s second highest grossing film]... [Week 2] Fri 7.83 cr. Total: ₹ 135.99 cr. India biz.— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) August 24, 2019
Akshay Kumar’s highest grossing films...— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) August 24, 2019
1. #2Point0 [#Hindi]
⭐️ #MissionMangal will stake claim on No 2 position *this weekend*... Will #MissionMangal dethrone #2Point0 [#Hindi] from No 1 spot, only time will tell. India biz.
The film crossed the hundred crore mark in it’s first week and has been unstoppable since.
#MissionMangal sets the BO on ???... Springs a biggg surprise... Packs a fabulous total in its *extended* weekend... Metros superb, mass circuits join the party [on Sun]... Thu 29.16 cr, Fri 17.28 cr, Sat 23.58 cr, Sun 27.54 cr. Total: ₹ 97.56 cr. India biz.— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) August 19, 2019
The film recounting India’s successful launch of the Mars Orbiter Mission, hit the theatres on 15 August. It stars Vidya Balan, Akshay Kumar, Taapsee Pannu, Sonakshi Sinha, Kirti Kulhari and Nithya Menen. The movie seems to have gone down very well with the audience.
After earning Rs 29.16 crores on Day 1, the film was unstoppable during the weekend. It collected Rs 17.38 crores on Friday, 23.58 crores on Saturday and 27.54 crores on Sunday.
#MissionMangal witnesses superb growth on Day 3... Multiplexes of metros + Tier-2 cities are rocking... Mass circuits witness growth and should put up big numbers today [Sun]... Thu 29.16 cr, Fri 17.28 cr, Sat 23.58 cr. Total: ₹ 70.02 cr. India biz.— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) August 18, 2019
The film has also become Akshay Kumar’s highest opener till date, surpassing the Day 1 collection of his last Independence Day release, Gold.
Trade analyst Taran Adarsh took to Twitter to announce this.
#MissionMangal takes a fantabulous start... #IndependenceDay holiday gives biz an additional boost... Multiplexes outstanding, mass circuits good... Emerges Akshay Kumar's biggest opener... Thu ₹ 29.16 cr. India biz.— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) August 16, 2019
He also gave an insight into the opening day collections of some of the other Akshay-starrer films.
Akshay Kumar and #IndependenceDay releases... Day 1 biz...— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) August 16, 2019
⭐ 2016: #Rustom ₹ 14.11 cr [Fri; working day]
⭐ 2017: #ToiletEkPremKatha ₹ 13.10 cr [Fri; working day]
⭐ 2018: #Gold ₹ 25.25 cr [Wed; holiday]
⭐ 2019: #MissionMangal ₹ 29.16 cr [Thu; holiday]
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