The most awaited flick of Shah Rukh Khan’s Raees was released today and has received rave reviews from audience and critics. Today, we have another release too, which is Hrithik Roshan’s Kaabil, however there has been massive anticipation for the baadshah of Bollywoood SRK’s flick. Both movies were clashing at the Bollywood box office, but Raees has got huge opening when compared with Kaabil. Let’s check out the film’s worldwide box office report below.
Directed by Rahul Dholkia and produced by Gauri Khan, Ritesh Sidhwani and Farhan Akhtar under their banners Red Chillies Entertainment and Excel Entertainment, Raees has Shah Rukh Khan, Mahira Khan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui in the led roles.
Raees is set in the early 80’s and 90’s in Gujarat, India. It is a fictitious story of a man, Raees, who builds an entire empire from the scratch. It’s a story about his rise and his relationships, which help him become the single most powerful man in the state.
The film has releases in more than 2600 screens in India. The film has recorded an average of 70 percent occupancy in its opening day across India, which was quite high for a movie. The film showed high occupancy in evening shows than morning and noon shows. Distributors and Exhibitors were happy for the overwhelming response among audience and the advance booking for the film was high than expected.
Raees Box office collection is expected to be the third highest for any SRK film ever after Happy New Year and Chennai Express. The film will mark the biggest opening of the year and the highest grosser of the year as well. The film is expected to make double the gross of Kaabil on its 1st day.
Trade experts have said that Raees 1st day box office collection will be between 20 -22 crores. Howevee, based in the overwhelming response from audience and the increases in occupancy rate in the night shows, the numbers are likely to increase.
Raees has released in around 800 screens worldwide, which is the highest for SRK in recent times. The film is expected to collect in the range of $1.3 to $2 million on the first day of release.
Raees Box Office Report
First/1st Day Collection: 20.42 Cr.
Second/2nd Day Collection: 26.0 Cr.
Third/3rd Day Collection: 13.5 Cr.
Fourth/4rd Day Collection: 16.5 Cr.
Fifth/4th Day Collection: 17.80 Cr.
Total Collection: 94.22 Cr.
Stay tuned to learn the exact figures of Raees 1st day box collection.