Akshay Kumar’s Rustom proved to be hit with its solid first-day opening collection against Hrithik Roshan’s Mohenjo Daro. Both the films are currently witnessing a huge battle at the Box Office. Both the films were equally awaited and both were top notch in their promotional activities too.
The Akshay Kumar starrer film had raced ahead of the historic film with the opening of 35% to 40%. The opening of the Hrithik starrer was 25%.
Rustom also came out ahead of Mohenjo Daro on its first day. Hrithik Roshan and Pooja Hegde starrer Mohenjo Daro managed to collect around Rs. 8.75 crore nett (87 million) on its first day, while Akshay Kumar’s Rustom had a good first day of around Rs. 14 crore nett (140 million) on its first day.
Looking at the Day 2 business of both the films- Mohenjo Daro has shown decent growth in business on Day 2 at the box office while Rustom has emerged as hit film with good growth.
Rustom did very well on Saturday with Rs. 16.25 crore, taking its two days collection over Rs. 30crore nett. On the other hand, Mohenjo Daro managed to mint Rs 9.75 crore on day 2. The Hrithik Roshan starrer managed to show growth but the collections remain very low.
Mohenjo Daro Box Office Collections
Friday (Day 1) – 8.75 crore
Saturday (Day 2) –9.75 crore (approx)
Total – 18.50 crore
Rustom Box Office Collection
Friday (Day 1) – 14 crore
Saturday (Day 2) –16.25 crore(approx)
Total – 30.25 crore