Despite clashing with other major Diwali releases, Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif-starrer ‘Tiger 3’ has embarked on a flying start at the box office. According to early trade estimates, the film has minted Rs 100 crore within just 2 days of its release.
‘Tiger 3’ Takes Bumper Opening on Day 1, Mints Around Rs 44 Crore
‘Tiger 3’ took a bumper opening on its first day, minting approximately Rs 44 crore despite releasing on the Diwali holiday along with other big films. The spy thriller emerged as the first choice of moviegoers this Diwali.
Salman Khan’s Biggest Opener Surpasses ‘Bharat’ and ‘Prem Ratan Dhan Payo’
The Day 1 collection of ‘Tiger 3’ makes it Salman Khan’s biggest opening film to date. It has surpassed the first day business of his previous Diwali releases, ‘Bharat’ (Rs 42.30 crore in 2019) and ‘Prem Ratan Dhan Payo’ (Rs 40.35 crore in 2015).
Katrina Kaif Registers a Career-Best Opening After ‘Thugs of Hindostan’ and ‘Bharat’
For Katrina Kaif as well, ‘Tiger 3’ marks her third highest opening ever after ‘Thugs of Hindostan’ (Rs 52.25 crore) and ‘Bharat’ (Rs 42.30 crore), which were also released on Diwali. As Zoya, she has delivered her career’s biggest opener alongside Salman.
‘Tiger 3’ Jumps on Day 2, Mints Rs 60 Crore, Approx.
Riding high on excellent word of mouth, ‘Tiger 3’ jumped substantially on its second day, minting around Rs 60 crore. The film has been receiving praise for its high-octane action sequences and performances.
Total 2-Day Collection Nears Rs 100 Crore Mark
With its impressive day 1 and day 2 collections, the total 2-day box office earnings of ‘Tiger 3’ are nearing the coveted Rs 100 crore mark already. The Salman-Katrina starrer is turning out to be an excellent festive choice for the audience.
YRF Spy Universe Expands with Cameos by SRK, Hrithik
‘Tiger 3’ expands the YRF spy universe with special cameos by Shah Rukh Khan and Hrithik Roshan. Their presence has upped the glamour quotient and has fans excited.
Helmed by Maneesh Sharma, ‘Tiger 3’ is the fifth installment in YRF’s blockbuster spy franchise spearheaded by Aditya Chopra. With its record-smashing start, Salman Khan has delivered his career’s biggest hit during the festive period.
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