The Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s magnum opus Padmaavat finally released on January 25 after much delays it had witnessed. This historical drama has been praised by both critics as well as the general public. From Shahid’s powerful act to Deepika’s honesty as Rani Padmini, the leading actors received a lot of praise for their roles. But Ranveer Singh as intimidating Alauddin Khilji just outshined everyone else. The audiences are going over Singh’s acting as the power-voracious Khilji.
The collections are the reflecting how much the public liked the film as Padmaavat has earned Rs 114 crore at the domestic box office in just four days. Despite the fact that the film had not been screening in few states due to protests, Bhansali’s film is still doing outstandingly well business at the box office. The film would have easily touched Rs 30 crore on its opening day if it had a smoother release. However, it made Rs 24 crore and that’s not bad at all. “Protests… Disturbances… No screening in few states… Yet, #Padmaavat does EXCELLENT biz in its extended weekend… The film lost out on substantial biz [approx ₹ 35 cr / ₹ 37 cr], but the SUPERB trending in other circuits helped put up a MAJESTIC total,” trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted.
“Looking at the overall scenario, #Padmaavat has put up FANTASTIC numbers in its extended weekend… Crosses ₹ 100 cr mark… Wed [limited previews] 5 cr, Thu 19 cr, Fri 32 cr, Sat 27 cr, Sun 31 cr. Total: ₹ 114 cr. India biz.,” Adarsh took to Twitter and wrote it. Adding to it, the film is doing some good numbers in the overseas markets as well. Padmaavat has earned Rs 8.88 crore in Australia, Rs 7.59 crore in UK/Ireland, Rs 1.95 crore in New Zealand/Fiji. Bhansali’s magnum opus film also beaten records created by Aamir Khan’s PK in North America. Going by the numbers, it is expected that this Sanjay Leela Bhansali film may break several records in the coming days. Keep checking this site for the latest box office collections of Padmaavat.