No, War will not stop at the box office – at least its undeterred performance at the box office says so. The action-thriller crossed the Rs 300-crore mark on Sunday and if it continues its fantastic run at the box office, it could beat Bajrangi Bhaijaan.
War was released with huge buzz and as expected opened to a massive note. Due to positive response, it remained strong throughout the opening week and did the business of 228.50 crores that included 159.70 crores in weekend and 68.80 crores in weekdays from 4200 screens nationwide.
In the second week as well, Siddharth Anand’s directorial maintained good pace and registered the business of 46.65 crores with 31.05 crores in weekend and 15.60 crores nett. On 3rd Friday, it had recorded a drop of little drop and minted the amount of 2.80 crores.
On 3rd Saturday, War took a good jump and bagged the amount of 4.35 crores. On the next day i.e. 3rd Sunday, with further growth, the film has garnered the business of 5.60 crores and raised 19 days total collection to 287.90 crores nett at the domestic box office.
From its dubbed Tamil & Telugu version, War raked the business of 12.85 crores including 9.85 crores in the 9-days opening week and 3 crores in the second weekend. With minimal drop, it minted the amount of 0.25 crores on 3rd Friday. Over 2nd Saturday and 2nd Sunday, the movie showed fair jump and raked the business of 0.30 crores and 0.40 crores respectively.
After 19 days, the total collection of Hrithik Vs Tiger has become 301.75 crores including 287.90 crores Hindi and 13.85 crores Tamil + Telugu.