The Ali Abbas Zafar directed film Bharat that featured Salman Khan in the lead hit screens a week ago, and since then the film has been raking in the moolah at the box office. After opening on a high note the business of Bharat witnessed a slight dip in collections, however the film still managed to sustain its box office run very well.
In this box office analysis we take a look at the opening week collections of Bharat while comparing the same to previous releases. Enjoying a five day extended festive weekend, the business of Bharat skyrocketed ending its first week with a figure of Rs. 179.1 cr. However, despite the hype and the massive screen count the collections of Bharat do not manage to surpass the opening week collections of releases like Baahubali 2 – The Conclusion that collected Rs. 247 cr, Sultan that collected Rs. 229.16 cr, Tiger Zinda Hai that collected Rs. 206.04 cr, Sanju that collected Rs. 202.51 cr, Dangal that collected Rs. 197.54 cr, Dhoom 3 that collected Rs. 188.99 cr, Bajrangi Bhaijaan that collected Rs. 184.62 cr, and PK that collected Rs. 183.09 cr. In fact, Bharat manages to become the ninth all-time highest opening week grosser surpassing Prem Ratan Dhan Payo that occupied the tenth spot on the list with a collections of Rs. 172.82 cr.
Currently, Bharat still run in theatres, however predictions state that with new releases hitting screens the business of Bharat might see a slight dip.
Top 10 All-Time Highest Opening Week Grosser
Movie Name – Box Office collections
Baahubali 2 – The Conclusion – Rs. 247 cr
Sultan – Rs. 229.16 cr
Tiger Zinda Hai – Rs. 206.04 cr
Sanju – Rs. 202.51 cr
Dangal – Rs. 197.54 cr
Dhoom 3 – Rs. 188.99 cr
Bajrangi Bhaijaan – Rs. 184.62 cr
PK – Rs. 183.09 cr
Bharat – Rs. 179.1 cr
Prem Ratan Dhan Payo – Rs. 172.82 cr