‘Raees’ has Crossed the 100 Cr mark in 6 Days
Shahrukh Khan- starrer last Wednesday released crime drama film ‘Raees’ has entered in the 100 crore club with the end of its opening week. The movie was released with immense excitement of audience and received expected overwhelmed response from audience across the country as well as overseas. It has received very positive reviews from most of the Bollywood critics. Raees was performed phenomenal in the weekend and successfully maintained its pace in weekdays too. Raees has had a wonderful start at the Indian box office on its opening day, witnessing an earning of Rs 20.42 crore on Wednesday.
Raees had made an even better business on Thursday (Republic Day) and collected Rs 26.30 crore, followed by Rs 13.11 crore on Friday. The SRK-starrer had continued to make excellent box office collection over the weekend as it had earned Rs 15.61 crore on Saturday and Rs 17.8 crore on Sunday, taking its 5-day total nett collection to Rs 93.24 crore. The actual collections aren’t released by its makers, but as per early estimates, this crime action thriller collected around 8.25 crores yesterday i.e Monday and now stands with a grand total of 101.49 crores.
As today Tuesday is a working day in for most of the public so the film saw comparatively lower occupancy at multiplexes. After getting a little bit underwhelming response at the box office on its weekdays, the film will now start to show its true caliber again with the coming weekend. Raees first week total collection has put it on one of the top spots in this year. Well the response is nearly expected as it doesn’t contains so big stars names and is still catching its little bit lost ground on these working days.
Also the occupancy were not gone as per the provision only in the small city single screens, whereas in multiplexes Raees is still managing to do its good work and it is still getting at least 50% occupancy on these business days. Seventh day box office collection of Raees is 7.52 Crores and now stands with a grand total of 109.01 crores which shows the audience craze for this film even on the weekday. The film will probably collect around 120 crores by the end of its extended opening week. Produced under the banners of Red Chillies and Excel Entertainment, Raees also stars Mahira Khan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui in key roles