The Akshay Kumar starrer Mission Mangal that hit screens on Independence Day last week has been doing roaring business. Despite releasing alongside another big ticket Bollywood entertainer Batla House, Mission Mangal that received positive reviews from the audience and critics alike has managed to emerge as a massive money spinner.
In this box office report, we take a look at the opening weekend collections of Mission Mangal while comparing the same to previous releases of 2019. Collecting Rs. 97.56 cr, Mission Mangal has emerged as the second highest opening weekend grosser of 2019, preceded by the Salman Khan film, Bharat that had raked in Rs. 158.65 cr. On the other hand though, the business of Mission Mangal has managed to out beat the collections of previous releases like, Kesari that collected Rs. 78.07 cr, Gully Boy that collected Rs. 72.45 cr, Kabir Singh that collected Rs. 70.83 cr, Kalank that collected Rs. 62.75 cr, Total Dhamaal that collected Rs. 62.40 cr, Super 30 that collected Rs. 50.76 cr, Manikarnika – The Queen of Jhansi that collected Rs. 41.35 cr, and Student of the Year 2 that had collected Rs. 38.83 cr.
Currently, Mission Mangal continues to run to packed houses and is expected to cross the Rs. 100 cr mark later today. Now all that remains to be seen is whether the film goes on to become one the highest opening week grossers of the year.
Top 10 Highest Opening Weekend Grossers on 2019
Movie Name- Box Office collections
Bharat – Rs. 158.65 cr (5 Day Extended Weekend)
Mission Mangal – Rs. 97.56 cr (4 Day Extended Weekend)
Kesari – Rs. 78.07 cr (4 Day Extended Weekend)
Gully Boy – Rs. 72.45 cr
Kabir Singh – Rs. 70.83 cr
Kalank – Rs. 62.75 cr
Total Dhamaal – Rs. 62.40 cr
Super 30 – Rs. 50.76 cr
Manikarnika – The Queen of Jhansi – Rs. 41.35 cr
Student of the Year 2 – Rs. 38.83 cr