‘Dear Zindagi’ 4 Weeks & ‘Kahaani 2’ 3 Weeks Total Collection
Four weeks back released drama movie Dear Zindagi is about to complete one month on box office and has showed very good performance so far. Being superstar Shahrukh Khan and Alia Bhatt starrer, the movie was released with immense excitement of fans and received overwhelmed response from audience across the country. Despite new releases, it remained almost steady through out and has impressed everyone with its performance as well as content.
In the opening week, Gauri Shinde’s directorial Dear Zindagi recorded fair occupancy and raked the business of 47 crores on 1200 screens in India, that was included 32.50 crores of weekend and 14.50 crores of weekdays. Then in the second week, it minted the amount of 14.39 crores with 10.10 crores of weekend and 4.39 crores of weekdays.
In the third week, Dear Zindagi witnessed considerable drop in its business due to YRF’s Befikre but still managed to collect 4.45 crores including 2.95 crores of weekend and 1.50 crore of weekdays. Then in the fourth week, it scored 1.22 crore with 1.25 crore of weekend (Fri 0.27cr, Sat 0.40cr, Sun 0.55cr) and 0.78 crore of weekdays (Mon 0.25cr, Tue 0.20cr, Wed 0.18cr, Thu 0.15cr). After 4 weeks, total collection of the movie is recorded as 67.94 crores.
While the second installment of Sujoy Ghosh’ directorial successful thriller franchise Kahaani has performed overall decent but below the earlier expectations. Kahaani 2 was released a week later than Dear Zindagi and after the higher opening than the original one, it was expected to remain steady for long but unfortunately the movie got slowed down within its first week.
In its opening week, Vidya Balan & Arjun Rampal starrer reported decent occupancy and did the business of 24.26 crores, with 16.97 crores of weekend and 7.29 crores of weekdays. Then in second week, it faced considerable drop but remained steady and raked the business of 6.30 crores, including 4.15 crores of weekend and 2.15 crores of weekdays.
Then in the third week, Kahani 2 scored 1.90 crore, that is included 1.30 crore of weekend (Fri 0.32cr, Sat 0.45cr, Sun 0.53cr) and 0.70 crore of weekdays (Mon 0.21cr, Tue 0.18cr, Wed 0.16cr, Thu 0.15cr). After 3 weeks, total domestic collection of the movie is recorded as 32.56 crores.