Directed by Rohit Shetty, Simmba Released in 4983 screens worldwide , (India: 4020 and Overseas: 963), Simmba had opened to a thunderous response all over India and has been doing extremely well. The collections were simply superb in the first week, bringing the total to Rs 150.81 crores
Since there were no releases yesterday, the action drama held well on its second Friday at the box office. As per early trade estimates, the collections dropped to 20-25% to some where between Rs 9-10 crores and bringing the gigantic total of action-drama to Rs 159.59-160.59 crores. With 8 days earnings, Simmba has crossed the lifetime collections of Aamir Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Katrina Kaif and Fatima Sana Shaikh starrer Thugs Of Hindostan which collected Rs 151.89 crores. With this earnings, Simmba is now the 5th Highest Grossing Bollywood movie of 2018 after Sanju, Padmaavat, 2.0, Race 3 and Baaghi 2.
In the overseas market, Simmba collected a staggering $ 8.408 million (Rs 58.62 crore) gross in 7 days, bringing the worldwide collections to Rs 263 crores. Simmba is estimated to be made on a budget of Rs 125 Crores all inclusive of prints and advertising cost (Production Cost: 100 Crore & Prints & Advertising Cost: 25 Crore).