16 Days Total Collection of SRK’s Raees
Rahul Dholakia’s directorial this mass entertainer was released on 25th of January opposite to Sanjay Gupta’s Kaabil. Being superstar Shahrukh Khan starrer, Raees was expected to be a sure shot winner of this battle but it hasn’t happened. The movie was showed phenomenal performance in the opening weekend but from weekdays it was started loosing its pace with high rate. Audience found Raees perfect as a masala entertainer and showed thumbs up.
From critics also, it has received positive reviews and gained good word of mouth. Whereas Kaabil which started on a decent note. was successfully maintained its pace and raked higher business than it with steady business. Entire Indian film industry is surprised with this twist. Due to its tremendous overseas performance, Raees is still leading on worldwide box office and but the seat is not secured yet because Kaabil is still heading smoothly.
Raees had witnessed excellent occupancy throughout the 9-days extended opening week and did the business of 122.36 crores from 2700 screens in India, which was including 93.24 crores of weekend and 29.12 crores of weekdays. Now the movie is running in its second week and recording lesser response than Kaabil. In its second weekend, Red Chillies Entertainment & Excel Entertainment’s recent collaboration Raees collected the amount of total 15.35 crores, including 6.60 crores of Friday, 4 crores of Saturday and 4.75 crores of Sunday.
While the adjacent release Kaabil scored 27.50 crores. Now the movie is once again in weekdays and as usual getting lesser occupancy than before. On its 2nd Monday, Raees faced around 70% of drop than previous day and managed to add the amount of 1.50 crores. Then on Tuesday with almost similar response, it minted the amount of 1.25 crore. On its third Wednseday, it has witnessed little drop and minted the amount of 1.12 crores*. Thursday, it recorded lesser response and minted 1.05 crore*. Till the end of its 16th day, total collection of Raees is recorded as 142.63 crores.