The Milap Zaveri directed film Satyameva Jayate released a week back on August 15. Starring John Abraham and Manoj Bajpayee, the film which is an out and out action entertainer has been performing well at the box office. Despite releasing alongside the Akshay Kumar starrer Gold, Satyameva Jayate that also featured a lower screen count has managed to hold its own at the box office.
In this box office report, we take a look at the opening week collections of Satyameva Jayate while comparing the same to previous releases of 2018. Collecting Rs. 75.09 cr Satyameva Jayate that released across 2500 screens has now managed to become the sixth highest opening week grosser of 2018. Though unable to surpass the collections of previous releases like Sanju that collected Rs. 202.51 cr, Padmaavat that collected Rs. 166.50 cr, Race 3 that collected Rs. 140.74 cr, Baaghi 2 that collected Rs. 112.85 cr, and Gold that collectedRs. 88.9 cr the business of Satyameva Jayate has been much better than other films like Raid that collected Rs. 63.05 cr, Pad Man that collected Rs. 62.87 cr, Veere Di Wedding that collected Rs. 56.96 cr, and Raazi that collected Rs. 56.59 cr.
Evident from the collections of the film, Satyameva Jayate has found acceptance from the audience in not just the mass dominated sectors, but also in the multiple dominated metro cities as well. Currently with new releases hitting screens, what remains to be seen is whether Satyameva Jayate that enjoyed a holiday release manages to withstand the competition in the coming week.
Movie Name – Opening Week collections
Sanju - Rs. 202.51 cr
Padmaavat - Rs. 166.50 cr
Race 3 - Rs. 140.74 cr
Baaghi 2 - Rs 112.85 cr
Gold – Rs. 88.9 cr
Satyameva Jayate - Rs. 75.09 cr
Raid - Rs. 63.05 cr
Pad Man - Rs. 62.87 cr
Veere Di Wedding - Rs. 56.96 cr
Raazi - Rs. 56.59 cr