The Kashmir Files entered the 200 crore club while broke so many box office records.
Vivek Agnihotri proved that content is the king as his latest riveting truth on Kashmir with The Kashmir Files had already won the hearts audience from the first day itself. Surprisingly, the blunt film opened decently in the morning shows but thanks to the mind blowing (as per Book My Show), collected a solid Rs 97.30 crore in first week
Despite the release of Akshay Kumar starrer Bachchhan Paandey , the political drama showed better result as the collection grew with eye-popping Rs 19.15 crore while Saturday was even better with Rs 24.80 crore followed by staggering Rs 26.20 crore on Sunday. There was a drop on Monday with Rs 12.40 crore but held well on Tuesday with Rs 10.25 crore and Rs 8.97 crore on Wednesday. As per trade report, the political drama held well on 2nd Thursday with Rs 7.50 crore, bringing a jaw-dropping 14 days total to Rs 206.57 crore from 4000 screens. With this total, The Kashmir Files has crossed the lifetime collection of Aamir Khan, R Madhavan and Shraman Joshi starrer 3 Idiots (Rs 202.57 crore). The political drama has been made on an overall budget of Rs 14 crore and will be crossing the 200 mark today itself.
This film is directed and produced by Vivek Ranjan Agnihotri in association with Abhishek Agarwal Arts, and Zee Studio. It tells the true story Kashmiri Pandits who were forced to leave their own land in Kashmir in 1990. The Kashmir Files stars Anupam Kher, Mithun Chakraborty, Pallavi Joshi, Puneet Issar, Darshan Kumar, Prakash Belawadi, Mrinal Kulkarni, and Chinmay Mandlekar in key roles.