A Gentleman, Vivegam box office report: Ajith starrer forges ahead, Sidharth-Jacqueline film makes 4 cr

Ajith-starrer Vivegam roars at the box-office, while Sidharth Malhotra and Jacqueline Fernandez's A Gentleman shows slight growth.

FP Staff August 27, 2017 18:40:59 IST
A Gentleman, Vivegam box office report: Ajith starrer forges ahead, Sidharth-Jacqueline film makes 4 cr

Last Friday gave movie-goers a plethora of options to choose from. Bollywood buffs could choose between the Sidharth Malhotra, Jacqueline Fernandez-starrer A Gentleman, Nawazuddin Siddiqui-Bidita Bag's Babumoshai Bandookbaaz, and Aadar Jain-Anya Singh's debut Qaidi Band. South Indian cinephiles had two options, Vivegam and Arjun Reddy, both of which recorded a great start.

A Gentleman Vivegam box office report Ajith starrer forges ahead SidharthJacqueline film makes 4 cr

A Gentleman and Vivegam opened to theatres on 25 August and 24 August respectively. Images via Twitter.

A Gentleman, which had raked in a decent Rs 4.4 crore on day one, made another Rs 4.36 crore on day 2, as per trade analyst Taran Adarsh's tweet.

The Raj Nidimoru-Krishna D.K. film has not fared as well as it was expected to. However, things could be looking up over the weekend. Babumoshai Bandookbaaz, according to www.koimoi.com, stands at Rs 4.05 crore on the second day of its release and with that, has covered its production cost.

The film opened with a bang (considering it was made on a budget of Rs 3 crore) on Day one, minting Rs 2.05 crore.

Vivegam, which raced ahead of all its competitors like it was child's play on Day one, showed similar growth on Day two. The Ajith-starrer's collections are being pegged at a brilliant Rs 48 crore domestically, and Rs 66 crore internationally, thereby, making its total Rs 66 crore, as per film trade analyst Ramesh Bala. Here's a breakdown of the collections:    

Going by the figures, it is clear that South Indian cinema, has once again, cemented its dominance over Bollywood.

Updated Date:

Find latest and upcoming tech gadgets online on Tech2 Gadgets. Get technology news, gadgets reviews & ratings. Popular gadgets including laptop, tablet and mobile specifications, features, prices, comparison.

also read

Victims of sexual assault within the home fight lonely battles. Netflix whodunit Raat Akeli Hai probes why
Entertainment

Victims of sexual assault within the home fight lonely battles. Netflix whodunit Raat Akeli Hai probes why

Radhika Apte's character in Raat Akeli Hai assumes that the sexual abuse she is subjected to is a one-off affair, only to discover that all the other women in the family, too, have suffered similar fates.

Raat Akeli Hai movie review: Honey Trehan's atmospheric whodunnit will keep you on your toes
Entertainment

Raat Akeli Hai movie review: Honey Trehan's atmospheric whodunnit will keep you on your toes

Honey Trehan's whodunnit, Raat Akeli Hai, which premiered on Netflix on 31 July, ticks all the right boxes.

In Raat Akeli Hai, how Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Honey Trehan transcend the whodunit to critique patriarchy
Entertainment

In Raat Akeli Hai, how Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Honey Trehan transcend the whodunit to critique patriarchy

Director Honey Trehan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui, who plays a policeman in Raat Akeli Hai, talk about why the film is more than just a thriller