The Ajay Devgn, Saif Ali Khan and Kajol starrer Tanhaji finally showed a drop on fifth Monday at the box office after successfully completing a month in entertaining the audiences..
Tanhaji The Unsung Warrior crossed another milestone and with each passing is setting a new record at the box office. The historical drama is doing extremely well, thanks to its insane earnings in Maharasthra. The historical drama clashed with Deepika Padukone starrer Chhapaak but had a better first week collections with Rs 118.91 crore. Due to favorable reviews, second week ended with a bang minting Rs 78.54 crore. It faced Kangana Ranaut starrer Panga and Varun Dhawan starrer Street Dancer but still collected Rs 40.42 crore in the third week. The historical drama refused to stop last week as it collected better than Saif Ali Khan starrer Jawaani Jaaneman in the fourth week with Rs 21.65 crore.
Despite the release of Aditya Roy Kapur, Disha Patani, Kunal Khemu and Anil Kapoor starrer Malang and Vidhu Vinod Chopra directed Shikara, Tanhaji dropped reasonably well with Rs 1.15 crore on fifth Friday. Tanhaji went up by a solid Rs 2.76 crore on fifth Saturday followed by another stupendous collection on Sunday with Rs 3.45 crore, bringing the 1 month total to an eye-popping Rs 266.73 crore which is astounding as the film entered in its fifth week and shows no sign of stopping even with reduced screen counts. The historical drama showed a reasonable drop on fifth Monday with Rs 80 lakhs, bringing the total to Rs 267.68 crores.
Tanhaji-The Unsung Warrior tells the story of Tanhaji Malusare who was a military leader in the Maratha Empire and has fought alongside Maratha leader Shivaji Maharaj in various battles throughout the years. Tanhaji Malusare is popular for his role in the Battle of Sinhagad and is played by Ajay Devgn.