Despite having solid pre-release buzz & star power, Thugs Of Hindostan got failed to achieve the desired height at the box office. After an earth-shattering start, the highly-awaited action drama showed a rapid slowdown in its run due to a negative word of mouth and disappoint everyone.
Directed by Vijay Krishna Acharya, Thugs Of Hindostan has received mixed reviews from the critics as well as the audience due to its weak story-line and unconvincing direction. It opened on a tremendous note and registered the biggest opening of all time in Bollywood, but got failed to carry the pace forward.
Over the 4-days extended weekend, it showed an unexpected downtrend and did the business of total 123 crores from 5000 screens nationwide, that included 52.25 crores on Thursday, 29.25 crores on Friday, 23.50 crores on Saturday & 18 crores on Sunday.
Then on weekdays as well, Thugs Of Hindostan showed no sign of improvement and witnessed continuous drops. On Monday, it faced a decline of 66.67% than Sunday and minted the amount of 6 crores. With further decrements, YRF’s presentation bagged 4.75 crores on Tuesday & 3.80 crores on Wednesday.
On the next day i.e. 2nd Thursday, TOH recorded more drop and managed to collect the amount of 2.85 crores. With this, the total collection of Amitabh-Aamir starrer has become 140.40 crores nett at the domestic box office including 134.95 crores from its Hindi version & rest 5.45 crores from the dubbed Tamil & Telugu versions.