While ‘Brahmastra’ earned 10.7 crores only from the Hindi version on the occasion of National Cinema Day on the 15th day i.e. on the third Friday, this earning came down to half on the third Saturday (16th day). ‘Brahmastra’ earned Rs 5.95 crore from Hindi language on the 16th day.
Earned only Rs 5.95 crore from Hindi language on 16th day
Had there not been a Cinema Day, perhaps Brahmastra’s earnings would have fallen further, but according to reports, the film earned a bumper due to the ticket of Rs 75 on the occasion of National Cinema Day. Due to this, a jump of 5 crores is being told in the net earnings of ‘Brahmastra’. ‘Brahmastra’ earned a total of Rs 6.03 crore from all languages on the 16th day. Out of this, the film bagged Rs 5.95 crore only from the Hindi language. On the other hand, it earned Rs 60 lakh from Telugu language and only Rs 20 lakh from Tamil language.
Hindi version of ‘Brahmastra’ earned in 16 days
Directed by Ayan Mukerji, Brahmastra was released on 9 September. Since then till now i.e. till September 24, the film has earned 227.95 crores from Hindi language alone. At the same time, 15.05 crores has been earned from Telugu language, 30 lakhs from Kannada language, Rs 4.43 crores from Tamil and Rs 10 lakhs from Malayalam language. While ‘Brahmastra’ has earned a net of 247.46 crores in the country, the film has earned Rs 394.3 crores worldwide in 16 days.
Box Office Collection of ‘Brahmastra’ (in all five languages)
|first day||Friday||Rs 36.42 crore|
|second day||Saturday||41.36 crores|
|day 3||sunday||Rs 44.8 crore|
|fourth day||monday||Rs 15.5 crore|
|5th day||Tuesday||Rs 12.50 crore|
|6th day||Wednesday||Rs 10.53 crore|
|7th day||Thursday||9.00 crores|
|8th day||Friday||Rs 10.53 crore|
|9th day||Saturday||Rs 15.50 crore|
|10th day||sunday||Rs 16.30 crore|
|11th day||monday||04.77 crores|
|12th day||Tuesday||04.00 crores|
|13th day||Wednesday||Rs 03.57 crore|
|14th day||Thursday||03.17 crores|
|15th day||Friday||Rs 10.79 crore|
|16th day||Saturday||6.03 crores|
|total earnings||in all five languages||Rs 247.46 crore|
There was a lot of advance booking of ‘Brahmastra’ for the 16th day
Let us tell you that on the day of National Cinema Day for ‘Brahmastra’, there was a lot of advance booking for Saturday i.e. 24 September. About 97,028 tickets were booked in advance for this film , language alone. There was good advance booking of tickets for films in Tamil to Telugu languages as well. On the basis of that, it was being estimated that ‘Brahmastra’ can earn Rs 6 crore on the 16th day i.e. on the third Saturday (September 24).
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To be a hit, you have to earn 450 crores now
Even though the film has reached close to 250 crores after 16 days, but it will still have to earn around Rs 450 crores to be a hit and make huge profits. ‘Brahmastra’ is made on a budget of around Rs 410 crore, most of which has been spent on the film’s strong VFX and high octane action sequences. Even though this journey of profit is full of difficulties, but the courage with which ‘Brahmastra’ has stood at the box office in the era of Boycott Bollywood and negativity is really commendable. ‘Brahmastra’ has become the first Bollywood film to earn more than 200 crores since the lockdown. Apart from the tremendous VFX in ‘Brahmastra’, Shah Rukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Mouni Roy and Akkineni Nagarjuna also have amazing cameos, which has been successful to a great extent in pulling the audience to the theatres.
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