Sooryavanshi is fair ??8.5 crore before entering the ??100 crore club. Akshay Kumar-Katrina Kaif star collected ??14.51 crore on Monday, bringing the total box office collection to date to ??91.59 crores.
Business analyst Taran Adarsh took to Twitter and said: “#Sooryavanshi collects in double digits on day 4… Thumbs closer to ??100 cr marks… Will be the * first * ??100 cr #hindi film, from #Tanhaji [Jan 2020]… Fri 26.29 cr, Sat 23.85 cr, Sun 26.94 cr, Mon 14.51 cr. Total: ??91.59 cr. #India biz.
Directed by Rohit Shetty, Sooryavanshi also stars Ranveer Singh and Ajay Devgn in cameo roles. This is Akshay’s second film to be released this year. Its previous release, BellBottom, had collected Rs. 12.65 crore by the end of the opening weekend. The film had a compromised release, as cinemas in Maharashtra were still closed at that time.
However, Sooryavanshi managed to do better business on Monday than Akshay’s previous big-screen release, Good Newzz. According to box office figures reported by Box Hungama, Good Newwz had won ??13.41 crore on its first Monday at the box office, slightly less than Sooryavanshi.
Good Newwz also collected ??65.99 crore at the end of his first weekend, missing nearly ??12 crore compared to that of Sooryavanshi ??77.08 crore opening weekend collection.
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Sooryavanshi’s impressive box office collection is a beacon of hope for filmmakers preparing to release their films in theaters after two Covid-19-induced shutdowns that closed theaters and imposed restrictions as well.
After Sooryavanshi, cinemas will prepare films such as Bunty Aur Bubli 2 by Saif Ali Khan and Rani Mukerji; Antim: The Final Truth by Salman Khan and Aayush Sharma, Satyameva Jayate 2 by John Abraham, ’83 by Ranveer Singh and Jersey by Shahid Kapoor, among other films, to be released.