Satyameva Jayate performed unexpectedly and collected a huge number on its opening day. After collecting a huge 18.2 crores nett on its first day, the movie dropped approx 40% on its second day which was expected. The movie added 10 crores(updated) nett on its second day which takes its total to 28.2 crores nett in two days at Indian Box Office. This is the biggest opening for any John Abraham starrer. Below is the day-wise box office collection of Satyameva Jayate. You are reading this article on Bollywood Tower.
Wednesday- 18.2 crores
Thursday- 10 crores (updated)
Total Box Office Collection- 28.2 crores ( 2 Days)
The movie is giving tough competition to the Akshay Kumar starrer Gold. Actually, the movie is running ahead of Gold in the mass centres. On its first day when Gold lead by 6 crores but the footfalls were only 5% lower than Gold. As the numbers were coming from the single screens where the ticket prices are lower than multiplexes that is why Satyameva Jayate finished its first day around 18 crores otherwise it could surpass 21-22 crores marks easily.
The movie will face another drop on Friday as well. The growth of the movie on Saturday, Sunday and its sustainability on Monday will give a clear picture of where the movie could go in its long run. As of now, it is confirmed that the movie will be the biggest hit of John Abraham career.
The movie is directed by Milap Milan whose last directorial venture Mastizade was supersuccessful. Satyameva Jayate starring John Abraham and Manoj Bajpayee in the lead role. The movie released worldwide on 15th August.