After the phenomenal extended opening week, the sequel to 2010’s Enthiran (Robot), 2.0 has passed the second week on a good note. The hugely-awaited sci-fi action thriller is showing tremendous performance at the box office since its release and within 2 weeks, it has dominated Baahubali (650 crores gross) globally.
Starring superstar Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar, the costliest Indian film 2.0 has made a solid impact on viewers because of stupendous VFX & relevant story. With its Hindi version alone, the film is doing great at the box office. In the 8-days first week, it registered the business of 139.75 crores.
In the second weekend as well, S.Shankar’s directorial maintained a good pace and raked 27 crores with 5.85 crores on 2nd Friday, 9.15 crores on 2nd Saturday & 12 crores on 2nd Sunday. Then on weekdays, the film faced a usual drop in footfalls and collected 3.75 crores on 2nd Monday, 2.95 crores on 2nd Tuesday & 2.40 crores on 2nd Wednesday.
On the next day i.e. 3rd Thursday (as it was released on Thursday), with a further decline, Dharma Productions’ presentation 2.0 minted the amount of 1.90 crore and raised 2 weeks total collection to 177.75 crores at the domestic box office from Hindi screens only.
From all the versions- Hindi, Tamil & Telugu, Lyca Productions’ magnum opus 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 & 5 crores on 3rd Thursday, it raised 15 days total to 389 crores nett (518 crores gross).
After 2 weeks at the worldwide box office, Rajini-Akshay starrer 2.0 has grossed the business of 656 crores including 138 crores gross from the overseas market. Now it has become the 6th highest worldwide Indian grosser after Dangal, Baahubali 2, Secret Superstar, Bajrangi Bhaijaan & PK.