The Shahid Kapoor starrer Kabir Singh released last week on Friday. Directed by Sandeep Vanga the film which released across 3123 screens has been doing rather well at the box office. After opening on a high note the business of Kabir Singh which is a remake of Arjun Reddy has been surpassing expectation each day. In fact, the film managed to rake in Rs. 70.83 cr on its opening weekend.
In this box office report we take a look at the collections of Kabir Singh on its first Sunday in theatres while comparing the same to previous releases of 2019. Surprisingly, Kabir Singh that drew in Rs. 27.91 cr on its first Sunday has managed beat the Salman Khan starrer Bharat that collected Rs. 27.90 cr on its first Sunday. Apart from this the first Sunday collections of Kabir Singh has also managed to surpass other previous releases like Total Dhamaal that collected Rs. 25.50 cr, Kesari that collected Rs. 21.51 cr, Gully Boy that collected Rs. 21.30 cr, Manikarnika - The Queen of Jhansi that collected Rs. 15.50 cr, Uri - The Surgical Strike that collected Rs. 15.10 cr, De De Pyaar De that collected Rs. 14.74 cr, Luka Chuppi that collected Rs. 14.04 cr, and Stuent of the Year 2 that collected Rs. 12.75 cr.
While the Shahid Kapoor starrer becomes the highest first Sunday grosser of 2019, when compared to the business of films from previous years, Kabir Singh becomes the 18th highest all-time first Sunday grosser.
Top 10 Highest First Sunday Grossers of 2019
Movie Name – First Sunday collections
Kabir Singh - Rs. 27.91 cr
Bharat - Rs. 27.90 cr
Total Dhamaal - Rs. 25.50 cr
Kesari - Rs. 21.51 cr
Gully Boy - Rs. 21.30 cr
Manikarnika - The Queen of Jhansi - Rs. 15.50 cr
Uri - The Surgical Strike - Rs. 15.10 cr
De De Pyaar De - Rs. 14.74 cr
Luka Chuppi - Rs. 14.04 cr
Stuent of the Year 2 - Rs. 12.75 cr