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Box Office: Airlift emerges as Akshay Kumar’s Highest Opening week grosser

By Bollywood Hungama News Network

The recently release Akshay Kumar, Nimrat Kaur starrer Airlift that is based on one of the biggest evacuation stories in recent times has been doing well at the box office. The film which

opened to rave reviews from the critics soon had the audience praising the film for its dramatic yet entertaining show.

In this box office analysis we take a look at the Opening Week collections of Airlift while comparing them to Akshay Kumar's previous releases. Not surprisingly Airlift that has received

positive feedback all around has emerged as Akshay's Highest Opening Week grosser collecting Rs. 83.50 crores, out beating the actor's previous releases like Rowdy Rathore that collected Rs.

79.52 cr, Singh Is Bliing that collected Rs. 77.6 cr, and Brothers that collected Rs. 72.6 cr.

In fact Airlift that released around the Republic Day holiday has also fared better than Akshay's previous releases which featured a similar patriotic theme viz. Holiday that collected Rs.

68.65 cr, Gabbar that collected Rs. 59.86 cr, Special 26 that collected Rs. 44 cr.

Movie NameReleaseOpening Week
Rowdy Rathore1-Jun-1279.52
Singh is Bliing02-Oct-1577.6
Holiday - A Solider is Never Off Duty06-Jun-1468.65
Housefull 26-Apr-1264.00
Gabbar is Back01-May-1559.86
Once Upon Ay Time in Mumbai Dobaara15-Aug-1353
Khiladi 7867-Dec-1252.55
Tees Maar Khan24-Dec-1049.75
Special 2608-Feb-1344
OMG - Oh My God!28-Sep-1236.94
Desi Boyz25-Nov-1135.27
Thank You8-Apr-1130.50
Patiala House11-Feb-1122.50

The Box Office figures are compiled from various sources and our own research. The figures can be approximate and

Bollywood Hungama does not make any claims about the authenticity of the data. However, they are adequately

indicative of the box-office performance of the film(s).

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