In a report on boxofficeindia.com, Gadar 2 had a phenomenal first weekend at the box office, earning an estimated Rs 132 crore nett (Rs 134.88 crore as stated by producers).
The Indian box office saw a revival over the weekend with films like ‘Jailer’, ‘Gadar 2’, and ‘OMG 2’. The Producers Guild of India and Multiplex Association of India announced that this weekend had the ‘busiest single weekend’ post-pandemic, drawing in more than 2.10 crore people to cinemas across
Sunny Deol-starrer ‘Gadar 2’ has reportedly been declared a blockbuster hit, after earning around INR 80.50 crore in the opening weekend. The movie, directed by Anil Sharma, has recorded the second highest earning for a film this year with INR 39 crore in day one, followed by around INR 41.50 crore
One can say that ‘Gadar 2’ is on its way to record history as it makes huge numbers on Sunday and sees a jump of about 25 percent. The Independence Day holiday will further benefit all these movies in the theatres.
“Gadar 2,” featuring Sunny Deol revisiting his legendary role as Tara Singh, garnered a net collection of Rs 83.18 crore within the initial two days of its cinematic debut in India, as announced by the producers on Sunday. The movie, directed by Anil Sharma, who was also involved in the creation of
The film is now has among the highest-earning first weekend collections in the Indian film industry.Directed by Anil Sharma, the film is a sequel to Deol’s 2001 blockbuster ‘Gadar: Ek Prem Katha’ and sees the actor reprising his iconic role of Tara Singh.
The film had collected over Rs 80 crore in the first two days of its release, setting itself up for a great weekend. The film has set a new record for a non-solo, non-holiday release to record the fastest 100-crore collection, the makers said in a press note.
The film was reportedly able to achieve this historic feat thanks to the collections that came in from mass centres and single screens. Till date only ‘KGF 2’ was the biggest crowd puller reported by single screens. The film reportedly fell short among the multiplex audiences owing to the release of
Akshay Kumar‘s ‘OMG 2‘.
“With each passing day, its dominance has only grown stronger, culminating in a staggering day three collection of Rs 51.70 crore net, amassing a colossal total of Rs 134.88 crore net,” the makers said in a press note.
According to the Producers Guild, the film, along with Rajinikanth’s Jailer, Akshay’s ‘OMG 2’, Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt’s ‘Rocky Aur Rani Kii Prem Kahaani’, Chiranjeevi’s ‘Bhola Shankar‘ and the Hollywood film ‘Oppenheimer’ directed by Christopher Nolan helped bring in a collective total of 2.10 crore people to theatres over the last weekend, which set a new record.
Going by the buzz around the film, Gadar 2 is set to record one of the biggest collections on its first Monday. The Independence Day holiday on Tuesday is also expected to boost collections.
Set in 1971, the film follows Tara Singh’s journey to Pakistan to rescue his son, Charanjeet Singh from the Pakistani Army. The original film was set during the Partition.