4 Days Total Collection of ‘Raees’ from Indian Screens
Red Chillies Entertainment & Excel Entertainment’s recent presentation Raees is ruling on box office from the very first day of its release across the globe. Superstar Shahrukh Khan, renowned actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui & Mahirah Khan starrer this crime action-thriller has been released this Wednesday with enormous hype among fans and as expected witnessing terrific response from audience.
With the wonderful performances of lead stars and the burly dialogues, Raees has impressed all the viewers and getting favorable response from them. Most of the critics have also reviewed it with positive words, due to which it has gained good word of mouth and enjoying 5-days extended weekend thoroughly.
With massive initial buzz, Rahul Dholakia’s directorial Raees recorded excellent occupancy of 80-85% on the opening day and registered the business of 20.42 crores from 2700 screens across the country. This is the fourth highest opening of Shahrukh’s career so far after Happy New Year, Chennai Express & Dilwale.
On Thursday it was holiday due to Republic Day, so the movie showed impressive growth and did the business of 26.30 crores. On the next day i.e. Friday, Raees faced abrupt drop of 50% but still managed to maintain good pace and added the amount of 13.11 crores to its account.
Then on Saturday, being weekend the day resulted in higher response for Raees. With around 20% of growth than previous day, the movie minted the amount of 15.61 crores and made its 4 days total collection as 75.44 crores on domestic box office.
Earlier it was expected to touch the mark of 100 crore by the weekend but as adjacent release Kaabil has also spread its wings, so now Raees has to satisfy with the domestic total of around 93 crores in this 5-days extended weekend.