Rustom 2nd Day Collection, Rustom 1st Saturday Box Office Total 2 Days Report and Occupancy: Rustom is an upcoming Bollywood movie running currently in over 2300 screens successfully. Following the trend of giving a patriotic movie, Akshay Kumar has come with the role of naval officer this time.
Even though it was accompanied with another big budget movie Mohenjo Daro, the hype and promotion of both the movies helped them to have a good record of the advance booking. The verdict is out by the end of the day and Rustom has won the clash.
Rustom managed to impress people and to jump over the historical movie Mohenjo Daro. The first-day collection of movie sprinted ahead with the collection of Rs 20 crores*. The assumptions are being made that soon movie will cross 100 crores and prove to be a big hit of 2016.
For the second day being a holiday, the occupancy at the screens will rise. The estimated second-day collection will be around Rs 30-40 crores. The upcoming holidays will be the announcer of the success of the movie over one another.
Rustom 2nd Day Collection
There is a throat cutting competition between the movies as both the movies are of different background and it will be engrossing to know the results.
Though the movie is getting mixed reviews from the critics but the movie is holding strong at the box office in terms of figures and getting more than 45% occupancy in single screens which are good. This reaches up to 50-60% in the north-east parts of India due to North India’s favorite superstar Akshay Kumar.
The movie got great responses in Mumbai and Bangalore with occupancy over 35%. However, the pace slows down in the south where Hrithik has bigger pullover. The excellent promotion and marketing of Rustom aided the overall collection when it comes to the initials. It has also proved the biggest opener for Ileana D’Cruz and Esha Gupta.
The movie is directed by Tinu Suresh Desai starring Akshay Kumar and Ileana D’Cruz in the budget of approximate Rs 60 crores and the movie managed to cover half of the cost of production from its satellite rights. The movie is crime based and challenges the Indian judicial system.
Akshay Kumar is seen playing the role of a navy officer who upon being cheated by his wife, shot her lover. The courtroom trails will be fascinating to watch over.
The movie is nowhere to stop now and the recording of collections has just begun and it will be intriguing to see how far the movie goes.
Rustom 1st Saturday Box Office Collection – Rs. 16+ Cr*.
Rustom 1st Day Overseas Business – $ 1.24 million.
Rustom 2 Days Total Collection – Rs. 30+ Cr*.
*updated (domestic only)
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