Arjun Kapoor, John Abraham, Disha Patani and Tara Sutaria starrer sequel Ek Villain Returns had very good numbers in week one in India as well as in overseas.
The film started well with 7 cr nett plus opening on day one and then with slim growths over weekend, it collected 23.54 cr nett and this was good result considering mixed reviews.
Then film managed to hold on with fair numbers on weekdays though drop did happen on Monday and Thursday.
Ek Villain Returns had total of 32.92 cr nett in 1st week and then film held strongly on 2nd Friday as it managed to score close to Thursday numbers as there was no competition from new releases. Film collected 1.55 cr nett on 2nd Friday and then jumped on 2nd Saturday. Film scored 1.95 cr nett on 2nd Saturday with 25-30-% growth and should again grow today.
The film has 9-day total of 36.42 cr nett and now good jump today can take it close to 40 cr nett. Film should cross 43-44 cr nett by Wednesday and that will be the lifetime as both biggies will arrive on Thursday.
This Arjun Kapoor starrer has overseas collections in range of 1 million $ and its a success there too with superb numbers in UK.
Starring an ensemble cast including John Abraham, Arjun Kapoor, Disha Patani, and Tara Sutaria, Ek Villain Returns released worldwide on 29th July 2022. The movie is directed by Mohit Suri and jointly produced by T-Series and Balaji Telefilms.