Despite the several new releases at the box office, last Friday released biographical drama Super 30 is maintaining a solid pace in its second week. Remaining the primary choice of viewers among all the Hindi options, it is showing a fair jump in footfalls over the second weekend as well.
Directed by Vikas Bahl, Super 30 has gathered mostly positive reviews from the critics as well as the audience and gained a good word of mouth. As a result, it had registered a strong business of 75.85 crores in the opening week that included 50.76 crores in the weekend & 25.09 crores on weekdays from 3200 screens across India.
Superstar Hrithik Roshan and Nandish Sandhu starrer is now running in the second week and started the weekend at a fair note. On 2nd Friday, it managed to collect the amount of 4.52 crores despite new releases The Lion King, Jhootha Kahin Ka and Family Of Thakurganj.
On the next day i.e. 2nd Saturday, Super 30 took a healthy jump of 89.14% vis-a-vis 2nd Friday and minted the amount of 8.53 crores. With this, its 9 days total collection has become 88.90 crores nett at the domestic box office. As per the current trend, it is likely to go past 98 crores by the end of this weekend.
Phantom Films, Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment (NGE), Reliance Entertainment & HRX Films, Super 30 narrates the life of Bihar-based academician Anand Kumar who trains a batch of 30 students for the coveted Indian Institutes of Technology (IIT) entrance examination. Based on an inspirational content, the film has been declared tax free in Rajasthan as well as Bihar.