Ever since the news came that Rajkummar Rao’s ‘Newton’ has been selected for India’s official entry for the Oscars 2018, a lot of people head towards the cinema halls, which can also be seen in the collections of the film. It started with a decent Friday by collecting 96 lakhs, managed good footfall by the evening. It has been appreciated everywhere and good word-of-mouth would help this film in doing good business in coming days as well.
The film’s collection jumped to 2.52 crore and 3.42 crore on Saturday and Sunday simultaneously. It also emerged winner over the weekend as other big releases like ‘Bhoomi’ and ‘Haseena Parkar’ left behind Rao’s Newton. It had an amazing Monday and collected 1.31 crore, which was bigger than its Friday collections. ““#Newton jumps again… Tue bigger than Mon… Fri 96 lakhs, Sat 2.52 cr, Sun 3.42 cr, Mon 1.31 cr, Tue 1.34 cr. Total: ₹ 9.55 cr. India biz,” trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted the figures.