7 Days Total Collection of Akshay Kumar’s Rustom
After the successful thrillers like Special 26 & Baby, filmmaker Neeraj Pandey and superstar Akshay Kumar have recently offered their third one Rustom, which has already become the fourth highest grossing movie of the year so far in just one week after Sultan, Airlift & Housefull 3. As expected the movie has been opened up on an excellent note and received positive reactions from audience.
Rustom has also received positive reviews from most of the critics as well as moviegoers, which generated strong word of mouth about it across the globe. Some of them are not completely satisfied with it, but they have praised the performances of lead as well as supporting cast, especially Akshay Kumar who has undoubtedly given one of the best performances of his career in the movie.
In the opening weekend, Tinu Suresh Desai’s directorial witnessed terrific audience response and did the business of 50.42 crores, including 14.11 crores of Friday, 16.43 crores of Saturday and 19.88 crores of Sunday. With more than 50% of occupancy through out, it successfully dominated the much awaited adjacent release Hrithik Roshan’s Mohenjo Daro.
In weekdays, Rustom recorded usual drop than weekend but still maintained a good pace across the country. On Monday due to holiday on account of Independence day, it faced slight drop and minted the healthy amount of 17.81 crores. Then on Tuesday, being normal working day, the movie witnessed 46% of drop than Friday and did the business of 7.67 crores.
On Wednesday, it reported more drop and collected 6.38 crores. On the last day of week i.e. Thursday, being Raksha Bandhan it picked up well, recorded good rise in its business and as per the early report added the amount of 8.62 crores to its account. With this total opening week collection of Rustom has become 90.90 crores in India and surpassed the domestic lifetime total of Shahrukh Khan’s Fan (84.10 crores).