The Salman Khan – Katrina Kaif starrer Bharat released a week ago. Directed by Ali Abbas Zafar the film which hit a massive 4000 screens in India opened on a thunderous note. Enjoying a five day extended festive weekend the business of Bharat saw immense growth as the days progressed.
In this box office report we take a look at the opening week collections of Bharat while comparing the same to previous releases of 2019. Collecting a staggering Rs. 179.1 cr the Salman Khan starrer Bharat has managed to surpass the collections of the Akshay Kumar starrer Kesari that had collected Rs. 105.86 cr to become the highest opening week grosser of 2019. If that wasn’t enough, thanks to the immense collections, the business of Bharat has far surpassed other 2019 releases as well like, Gully Boy that collected Rs. 100.3 cr, Total Dhamaal that collected Rs. 94.55 cr, Kalank that collected Rs. 73.7 cr, Uri – The Surgical Strike that collected Rs. 70.94 cr, De De Pyaar De that collected Rs. 61.05 cr, Manikarnika – The Queen Of Jhansi that collected Rs. 58.95 cr, Student Of The Year 2 that collected Rs. 56.83 cr, and Luka Chuppi that collected Rs. 53.7 cr.
As of now, Bharat that still continues to run in theatres might face a little bit of competition from new releases hitting screens. However, trade predictions state that the film will continue to rake in the moolah over the coming days.
Top 10 Highest Opening Week Grossers of 2019
Movie Name – Opening Week collections
Bharat – Rs. 179.1 cr
Kesari – Rs. 105.86 cr
Gully Boy – Rs. 100.3 cr
Total Dhamaal – Rs. 94.55 cr
Kalank – Rs. 73.7 cr
Uri – The Surgical Strike – Rs. 70.94 cr
De De Pyaar De – Rs. 61.05 cr
Manikarnika – The Queen Of Jhansi – Rs. 58.95 cr
Student Of The Year 2 – Rs. 56.83 cr
Luka Chuppi – Rs. 53.7 cr