After a big drop on second Friday, The Kashmir Files came back with a bang on second Saturday.
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 in the second week with Rs 108.97 crore. Due to a big release on Friday in form of SS Rajamouli directed RRR, the political drama dropped on Rs 4.50 crore but bumped up its collection on Saturday by around 70% and collected somewhere between Rs 8-8.50 crore, bringing the 16 days total to Rs 219 crore. The Kashmir Files 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.