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. Also it topped Australian box office 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 massive 173 cr nett All India All Language and 153 cr nett in Hindi in week one. Film collected total 18.50 cr in south languages over week.
Film started 2nd week on positive note and held well despite drops on weekdays. Film collected 10.25 cr nett on 2nd Friday which was 20% jump over Thursday which tells volume about film’s acceptance. As expected, film jumped by 50% on 2nd Saturday and collected 15.75 cr nett All India and 14.50 cr nett in Hindi. Notably this is higher than opening day of every Hindi film this year,even higher than Bhool Bhullaiya 2.
Film again jumped by 20% on Sunday as expected and collected 18.25 cr nett All India All languages/17 cr nett in Hindi. Film dropped by close to 50% on 2nd Monday which was expected as prices were down by 25%. Film added 4.90 cr nett on Monday.
It means film will add 56-58 cr nett in 2nd week which is fantastic. Film has total of 223 nett and will be 200 cr nett in Hindi by tomorrow. If it can again hold on weekdays in 3rd weekend and then it can do well with at least 20 cr nett total which will take film to lifetime total of 255-260 cr nett.
Now film is a bonafide super hit and heading towards blockbuster status worldwide especially considering post pandemic market.
Following is the Worldwide collection breakdown after 2nd weekend :
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: 16.25 (14 cr)
Day 5: 12.25 cr (11.25 cr)
Day 6: 10.50 cr (9.60 cr)
Day 7: 9.75 cr (9 cr)
Week 1: 173.75 cr nett
Day 8: 10.25 cr (9.35 cr)
Day 9: 15.25 cr (14 cr)
Day 10:18.25 cr (17 cr)
Day 11: 4.90 cr (4.30 cr)
Grand Total: 222.85 cr nett (198 cr)
All India Gross: 268 cr
Total Weekend One: 8 million $ (64 cr INR)
Total Week One: 11 million $ (88 cr INR)
Total Weekend Two: 12.30 million $ (98 cr INR)
Worldwide Gross: 366 Cr Gross
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