Salman Khan’s latest release Tiger Zinda Hai has been rocking the box office register since its release last week. The action entertainer that sees Salman Khan return to essay the role of the spy Tiger alongside his co-star Katrina Kaif as Zoya has not only been one of the most talked about but also one of the most anticipated releases of the year.
In this box office analysis we take a look at the opening week collections of Tiger Zinda Hai while comparing the same to previous releases of 2017. After taking a massive start the business of Tiger Zinda Hai continued to witness growth over its opening weekend and the ensuing weekday, closing its first week run at the box office with a collection of Rs. 206.04 cr. With this, the Ali Abbas Zafar directorial has now become the second highest opening week grosser of 2017.
Though unable to surpass the mammoth collections of Rs. 247 cr that Baahubali 2 - The Conclusion had raked in on its first week in theatres, the business of Tiger Zinda Hai does manage to surpass other big release of 2017 like Golmaal Again that collected Rs. 136.07 cr, Raees that collected Rs. 118.36 cr, Tubelight that collected Rs. 106.86 cr, Judwaa 2 that collected Rs. 98.08 cr, Toilet - Ek Prem Katha that collected Rs. 96.05 cr, Kaabil that collected Rs. 82.18 cr, Jolly LLB 2 that collected Rs. 77.71 cr, and Badrinath Ki Dulhania that had collected Rs. 73.29 cr .
With Tiger Zinda Hai still running in theatres and no new releases that could affect the film’s business in sight, all that remains to be seen is whether the collection of Tiger Zinda Hai that are piqued to surpass the lifetime collections of Golmaan Again [Rs. 205.62 cr] will manage to come close to the stagger lifetime collections of Baahubali 2 – The Conclusion that had raked in Rs. 510.99 cr.
Movie Name – Opening Week collections
Baahubali 2 - The Conclusion - Rs. 247 cr
Tiger Zinda Hai - Rs. 206.04 cr
Golmaal Again - Rs. 136.07 cr
Raees - Rs. 118.36 cr
Tubelight - Rs. 106.86 cr
Judwaa 2 - Rs. 98.08 cr
Toilet - Ek Prem Katha - Rs. 96.05 cr
Kaabil - Rs. 82.18 cr
Jolly LLB 2 - Rs. 77.71 cr
Badrinath Ki Dulhania - Rs. 73.29 cr