KGF 2 has not only beaten RRR within a week but also became the first film ever to cross 250 crore in a week.
Yash starrer KGF Chapter 2 has completed 7 days at the box office. The action drama opened to an excellent response in the morning shows with the occupancy range 75-80% across India in the Hindi version which was the best since Bahubali 2. This can be called as bumper opening which used to happen with films like WAR and Thugs Of Hindostan in pre-pandemic era. The collections just got better as the word of mouth review is solid as per Book My Show towards evening and night shows which helped KGF Chapter 2 collect Rs 53.95 crore from 4400 screen in the Hindi version.
Due to the Good Friday holiday, the earnings held well on the second day with Rs 46.79 crore. On Saturday, the collections went down but was still managed with Rs 42.90 crore, which is simply superb since the action drama has consistently given 40+ crore in all three day. The action drama went up again on Sunday with Rs 50.35 crore, bringing the total domestic collection in 4 days to Rs 193.99 crore in the Hindi version. With this collection, KGF Chapter 2 leads the top opening weekend of all time.
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The action drama held well on first Monday with Rs 25.57 crore followed by Rs 19.14 crore on Tuesday and Rs 16.35 crore on Wednesday. As per early trade report, the sequel minted somewhere between Rs 13-14 crore, bringing the 8 days total to Rs 269-270 crore. With this collection, KGF 2 has beaten the lifetime collection of RRR (Rs 259 crore) which is still running in theater. The sequel minted Rs 33-35 crore in the overseas market, bringing the worldwide total to around Rs 753-758 crore. From today, it will face Jersey starring Shahid Kapoor, Mrunal Thakur, and Pankaj Kapur.
The budget is Rs 100 crore which has easily been achieved. KGF: Chapter 2 stars Yash, Sanjay Dutt, Raveena Tandon and Srinidhi Shetty in lead roles. Prakash Raj, Malavika Avinash, Achyuth Kumar and several other actors form the supporting cast.