India’s one of the most popular and bankable superstars Akshay Kumar starrer Toilet Ek Prem Katha has passed the 2nd weekend on a good note at box office due to strong word of mouth. Despite having several new offerings in opposite, this satirical romantic drama remained unaffected and continued it’s winning strike.
Directed by Shree Narayan Singh, Toilet Ek Prem Katha starring Bhumi Pednekar opposite to Akshay in a lead role and undoubtedly both have given marvelous performances. With a solid content, the movie shows brilliant acting by the cast and delivers a relevant social message. This is the reason, it has become one of the most favorite Hindi movies in this year.
Due to enormous star power and wide scale promotions, TEPK was released last week with huge buzz among fans as well as moviegoers. As expected it received positive reviews from critics as well as audience, and started the journey on a good note. Due to positive wave, it picked up impressively well over the weekend and did the business of 51.45 crores, that included 13.10 crores of Friday, 17.10 crores of Saturday and 21.25 crores of Sunday.
Then in weekdays too, Akshay-Bhumi starrer remained steady due to holidays and raked the business of 12 crores on Monday (Krishna Janmashtami), 20 crores on Tuesday (Indepedence Day), 6.50 crores on Wednesday and 6.10 crores on Thursday. After a week, total collection of Toilet Ek Prem Katha was recorded as 96.05 crores from around 3000 screens across the country.
Now the movie is running in it’s second week and depsite newly released Bareilly Ki Barfi, Annabelle: Creation, VIP 2 Lalkar and Partition 1947, TEPK registered a good second weekend. On 2nd Friday with 34.5% of drop than previous day, it minted the amount of 4 crores and emerged as 7th 100 crore grosser of the year.
On 2nd Saturday again Toilet Ek Prem Katha witnessed good growth of 68.75% than Friday and garnered the business of 6.75 crores. While on the next day i.e. 2nd Sunday, it showed more jump and added the amount of 8.25 crores to it’s account. With this total 10 days collection of the movie has become 115.05 crores at domestic box office. Now it is the fifth highest grosser of Akshay Kumar‘s career.