Exclusive Box Office Report: Karthikeya 2 Hindi Jumps Big On Friday, Set For Huge 2nd Weekend

The movie outperformed both Raksha Bandhan and Laal Singh Chaddha.

In theatres, Tollywood movies have seen a significant increase. On the first day of release, the movie was shown on 50 screens. On the sixth day, the number of screens was increased to 1000 due to the movie’s rising popularity and positive word of mouth. The movie was expected to perform better with more screens, especially with the Janmashtami festival. The movie outperformed both Raksha Bandhan and Laal Singh Chaddha.

Karthikeya 2’s Friday box office performance significantly increased thanks to the Janmashtami holiday. On Friday compared to Thursday, the movie’s revenue increased by almost 90%, and compared to day one, it increased by more than 2500%. The movie had a carefully regulated release on 50 screens, and by the second week, it was showing on more than 1000. It is amazing that Karthikeya 2’s Hindi-dubbed version performed better on Friday than Laal Singh Chaddha and Raksha Bandhan. Film collected 5.75 cr nett in 1st week. It registered huge jump on Friday and collected 2.46 cr nett with total of 8.21 cr nett.

It is possible that Karthikeya 2 will bring in more money than both movies combined based on Saturday’s advancements. The film’s journey and the direction it will take over its entire run will be revealed by Karthikeya 2’s Monday box office performance. Although Liger will compete with it the next week, Laal Singh Chaddha and Raksha Bandhan will lose screens rather than Karthikeya 2, therefore it should be able to maintain its position.

Day Collections
Week 1
Fri 5.05 cr
Sat 0.7 cr
Sun 0.28 cr
Mon 1.10 cr
Tues 1.28 cr
Wed 1.38 cr
Thurs 1.64 cr
Week 2
Fri 2.46 cr
Total 8.21 cr

 

Directed by Chandoo Mondeti, Karthikeya 2 is a sequel to the critically acclaimed ‘Karthikeya,’ that released in 2014. The film is a mystery thriller about a search for secrets buried beneath the sea near Dwaraka. Nikhil, Anupama Parameswaran, and actor Srinivas Reddy are on a mission to uncover a mystery, with their journey taking them across the soaring sea. Anupama Parameswaran is the female lead in this movie.

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