Gadar 2’s Box Office Triumph: A New Era for Indian Cinema
In a spectacular display of box office prowess, Sunny Deol’s “Gadar 2” is proving to be an unstoppable cinematic masterpiece. With a phenomenal collection of ₹390.20 crore in just 11 days, the movie is on the brink of crossing the 400 crore mark/
The film, a sequel to the iconic original, embarked on its box office journey with a robust opening day collection of ₹40.1 crore on August 11. As the weekend progressed, the collections soared with a 7.43% increase on the first Saturday, raking in ₹43.08 crore. The momentum reached its pinnacle on the first Sunday, with the film registering a collection of ₹51.7 crore.
Overcoming Hurdles and Setting Benchmarks
Despite a slight dip on the first Monday, indicating a decline of 25.15%, “Gadar 2” made a formidable comeback the following day with collections hitting a staggering ₹55.4 crore, marking an impressive 43.15% growth.
|Day||India Net Collection (₹)||Change (+/-)|
|Day 1 [1st Friday]||₹ 40.1 Cr||–|
|Day 2 [1st Saturday]||₹ 43.08 Cr||7.43%|
|Day 3 [1st Sunday]||₹ 51.7 Cr||20.01%|
|Day 4 [1st Monday]||₹ 38.7 Cr||-25.15%|
|Day 5 [1st Tuesday]||₹ 55.4 Cr||43.15%|
|Day 6 [1st Wednesday]||₹ 32.37 Cr||-41.57%|
|Day 7 [1st Thursday]||₹ 23.28 Cr||-28.08%|
|Week 1 Collection||₹ 284.63 Cr||–|
|Day 8 [2nd Friday]||₹ 20.5 Cr||-11.94%|
|Day 9 [2nd Saturday]||₹ 31.07 Cr||51.56%|
|Day 10 [2nd Sunday]||₹ 38.9 Cr||25.20%|
|Day 11 [2nd Monday]||₹ 11.00 Cr (estimated)||–|
|Day 12 [2nd Tuesday]||₹ 12.00 Cr (estimated)||–|
|Total||₹ 388.10 Cr||–|
Week 2: Riding High on Success
Gadar 2’s box office dominance continued into its second week, starting with ₹20.5 crore on the second Friday, followed by ₹31.07 crore on the second Saturday. Initial reports suggest that the collections for the second Sunday hovered around ₹41 crore.
Breaking Records and Setting New Standards
Not only is “Gadar 2” creating waves in terms of collections, but its occupancy rates also highlight its massive appeal. On the 11th day, Monday, August 21, 2023, the film boasted an overall 18.06% Hindi Occupancy. Major regions like NCR, Pune, Mumbai, and Jaipur saw significant footfalls, further solidifying the film’s hold on the audience.
Famous Star Power and Storytelling
The impeccable chemistry between Sunny Deol and Amisha Patel has once again left an indelible mark on the hearts of cinephiles. The star-studded cast, combined with a gripping narrative, is a significant reason behind the film’s monumental success.