Brahmastra Part 1 Shiva released in middle of lot of buzz and controversies but film proved everyone wrong with massive weekend at box office. Ranbir Kapoor & Alia Bhatt starrer received love of the audience despite mixed reviews and cameos of SRK,Nagarjun and Deepika helped film further.
Film collected highest weekend ever worldwide beating all new releases in USA & UK market too and this happened first time for a Hindi film. Film was 2nd in USA and 3rd in UK market over weekend.
Film collected massive 123 cr nett all India all languages which is highest non holiday weekend ever beating previous highest 120 cr nett of Sanju. Film collected 16 cr in Telugu which is terrific and highest ever gross for a Hindi film in 5 days itself. Film collected total 18 cr in south languages over weekend.
Top Bollywood grossers in South (Dubbed versions):
Brahmastra : 16.50 cr * (5 days)
Padmaavat : 15.65 cr
Dangal : 12.75 cr
Following is the Worldwide collection breakdown till Monday :
All India All Languages (Hindi)
Day 1: 37.50 cr (31.5 cr)
Day 2: 41.50 cr (37.5 cr)
Day 3: 46 cr (39.5 cr)
Day 4: 15 cr (1.50 cr)
Total: 141.50 cr nett (168 cr gross)
Day 1: 3.8 million $
Day 2: 3.1 million $
Day 3: 2.8 million $
Day 4: 0.7 million $
Total : 11.4 million $ (83 cr INR)
251 Cr Gross
Film has collected 251 cr gross in 4 days worldwide which is a huge number. Now today film was expected to drop more but it slides only by further 15%. As per early estimates, film has collected 12.80 cr nett in Hindi and added 1 cr nett from south. Film has total of 154.80 cr nett in 5 days and worldwide gross of 268 cr.
Film will finish with 176 cr nett 1st week domestic total and 305 cr worldwide gross. Film has no competition in 2nd & 3rd week which will give added advantage. A good 2nd weekend will ensure that it will cross 200 cr nett in 2nd weekend.
As per early estimate film has collected following numbers today on day 5 (Tuesday) :
Hindi Nett: 12.80 cr
Telugu Nett: 0.80 cr
Tamil Nett: 0.20 cr
India Nett: 13.80 cr *early estimates
All India Nett: 154.80 cr nett
India Gross: 17 Cr * early estimates
Total Domestic Gross: 185
Overseas : 0.6 million $ (early estimate)
Total Overseas : 12 million $ (89 cr)
Total Worldwide Gross: 274 cr
Now a good second week means film will cross 230 cr nett domestic and 400 cr gross worldwide minimum in lifetime which is tight slap on cynical outdated critics and joker boycott gang.