24 Days Total Collection of Shivaay & Ae Dil Hai Mushkil (ADHM)
One of the biggest clashes in Bollywood this year that was started from Diwali, Shivaay Vs Ae Dil Hai Mushkil has come to its last stage. Because now everyone knows the winner, Karan Johar’s directorial ADHM had started on a higher note than Ajay Devgn’s directorial Shivaay and kept the lead maintained till now. Also after the decision of demonetization, box office has got freeze almost. So now there is no chance of any twist and acceleration as well.
Ranbir Kapoor, Anushka Sharma & Aishwarya Rai Bachchan starrer romantic drama has received overwhelmed response from audience across the country as well as overseas. Through out the opening week, it remained the first choice of all and reported the excellent business of 80.19 crores. Then in the second week too, it remained almost steady and registered the total amount of 24.67 crores.
In its third week, the movie faced abrupt fall in its occupancy because of currency ban and did the business of only 5.35 crores. After three weeks, total collection of Ae Dil Hai Mushkil was recorded as 110.21 crores on domestic box office. Whereas the adjacent release Ajay Devgn, Erika Kaar & Sayyeshaa Saigal starrer Shivaay had registered the total business of 98.15 crores till its third week.
With good enough occupancy through out the first week, it did the business of 70.41 crores from Indian screens. Then in the second week too, it fought well with ADHM and added the amount of 22.99 crores to its account. In the third week, it managed to secure only 4.75 crores due to abrupt drop in occupancy.
Now the movie is running in its fourth week and covered the weekend on a low note. On the 4th Friday, Shivaay faced usual drop than previous day and minted the amount of 0.19 crore. On Saturday, it scored 0.30 crore with little rise. Then on Sunday, being holiday it collected 0.41 crore and made its 24 days domestic total as 99.05 crores.
While in similar scenario, Ae Dil Hai Mushkil reported the amount of 0.21 crore on Friday and 0.40 crore on Saturday. On the last day of weekend i.e. Sunday, with slight growth it managed to add 0.52 crore and dragged its business total to 111.34 crores.