After a good second weekend, much-awaited Kesari has entered on weekdays at a steady note despite the several new offerings & the ongoing IPL matches. Since its release, superstar Akshay Kumar starrer is performing strongly and has surpassed the lifetime total of his 2016’s Airlift (128.10 crores) within 12 days.
Produced by Karan Johar, Aruna Bhatia & Sunir Khetrapal, the Hindi period war drama has got succeed to hit the right buzz among the audience and getting a wonderful response. From the critics as well, it has gathered very positive reactions and gained a solid word of mouth.
After registering the biggest opening of the year in Hindi cinema, Kesari successfully managed to remain strong throughout the first week and did the business of 105.86 crores which included 78.07 crores in the 4-days extended weekend and 27.79 crores on weekdays from 3600 screens.
Then in the second weekend, Anurag Singh’s directorial remained the first choice of viewers and bagged the amount of 19.15 crores with 4.45 crores on Friday, 6.45 crores on Saturday & 8.25 crores on Sunday. Now once again, the movie has entered on weekdays and still has a good hold over the weekend.
On 2nd Monday, Kesari witnessed a normal drop in footfalls but still remained steady and minted the amount of 3.27 crores. After 12 days, its total collection has become 128.28 crores nett at the domestic box office, with which it has emerged as the 4th highest grossing movie of Akshay Kumar.