Being the biggest Indian film, 2.0 was released amid the humongous buzz and as expected made a solid impact on viewers with its stupendous VFX. Due to a strong word of mouth, the sequel to 2010’s Enthiran (Robot) is heading phenomenally at the box office and setting new records with every single day.
Starring superstar Rajinikanth & Akshay Kumar, Tamil film 2.0 is doing great with its dubbed Hindi version also. After a tremendous opening, it remained super-strong throughout the 8-days extended first week and did the business of 139.75 crores with 97.25 crores in the weekend & 42.50 crores on weekdays.
In the second weekend as well, S.Shankar’s directorial showed a superb performance and registered the business of 27 crores that included 5.85 crores on 2nd Friday, 9.15 crores on 2nd Saturday & 12 crores on 2nd Sunday. Now it is running on weekdays once again and still has a good hold over the audience.
On 2nd Monday, after a drop of 35.90% than 2nd Friday, Dharma Productions & AA Films’ presentation minted 3.75 crores. With a further drop, it raked 2.95 crores on 2nd Tuesday & 2.40 crores on 2nd Wednesday. With this, the 14 days total collection of the film has become 175.85 crores from Hindi screens only.
At the domestic box office including all the versions- Hindi, Tamil & Telugu, 2.0 did the business of 325 crores in the opening week and 40 crores in the second weekend. Then with 7 crores on 2nd Monday, 6.25 crores on 2nd Tuesday & 5.75 crores on 2nd Wednesday, it raised 14 days total to 384 crores nett (512 crores gross).
Produced by Lyca Productions, Rajini-Akshay starrer has grossed approx. 649.50 crores globally including 137.50 crores from the overseas market.