[tps_footer]Bollywood films Dilwale VS Bajirao Mastani have entered their second weekend phase and the holiday factor of Christmas played a huge role. The major holiday favoured Ranveer Singh starrer movie as it saw growth in its collections which was expected to happen. Dilwale however fell flat on Friday with collections being the lowest since its release date. On day eighth in Dilwale VS Bajirao Mastani, the former collected Rs. 7.5 crores net approx (Rs. 75 million) on its eighth day whereas the latter collected Rs. 12 crores net approx (Rs. 120 million).
‘Dilwale’ got a collection of Rs. 21.55 crores net approx (Rs. 215 million) on its first day and on the second day there was a drop in collection as the film got Rs 19.60 crores net approx (Rs. 196 million). The film collected Rs. 23 crores net approx on Sunday and on Monday the collections dropped to Rs. 9.5 crores net approx (Rs. 95 million). Tuesday and Wednesday collections were Rs. 8.25 crores and Rs. 7.75 crores respectively. Thursday collection was Rs. 8 crores net approx making the current total including Friday collection to Rs. 105.15 crores net approx (Rs. 1.05 billion).
‘Bajirao Mastani’ collected Rs. 12.25 crores net approx (Rs. 122.5 million) on its opening day at the box office and went on to rake in Rs. 15 crores net approx (Rs 150 million) on its day two. On Sunday the collections rose well to Rs. 17.75 crores net approx (Rs. 177.5 million) and Monday collection was Rs. 10.25 crores net approx (Rs. 102.5 million). The film collected Rs. 9.5 crores net approx (Rs. 95 million) on Tuesday and Rs. 9.25 crores net approx on Wednesday. On Thursday the film collected Rs. 10.25 crores net approx (Rs. 102.5 million) making the current total with Friday to Rs. 96.25 crores net approx.
Globally however in Dilwale VS Bajirao Mastani, Dilwale is still leading by a huge margin as the overseas collections amount to $13 million (Rs. 86 crores approx) in its first week. ‘Bajirao Mastani’ has overseas collections of $6.5 million which is half of what ‘Dilwale’ collected. In total of Dilwale VS Bajirao Mastani, ‘Bajirao Mastani’ is way behind ‘Dilwale’ but has surpassed the film in India.[/tps_footer]