Kesari 1st day box office collection: Akshay Kumar and Parineeti Chopra starrer war-drama Kesari is off to a very good opening, earned 21.5 crores on day 1.
As expected, Akshay Kumar’s Kesari is off to a superb opening till kesari 3rd day collection. As per early estimates, Kesari 1st day box office collection is 21.5 crores. This makes it the highest opening day grosser of 2019 beating Ranveer Singh’s Gully Boy (19.4 crores).
Kesari Day 1 Box Office Collection: 21 Crores (Early Estimates)
Due to Holi, the majority of theatres opened only after 1 PM. The entire morning and most of the afternoon shows were lost. However, from the evening shows the movie witnessed huge occupancy and covered up for loss in the morning shows.
Highest opening day grosser of 2019
With the collection of 21.5 crores, Kesari is now the highest opening day grosser of 2019. It has beaten the opening day collection of Ranveer Singh’s Gully Boy (19.4 crores) and Total Dhamaal (16.5 crores).
Second highest opening day for Akshay Kumar
Kesari is now the second highest opening day grosser for Akshay Kumar. It has beaten the opening day collection of movies like Singh is Bliing, Housefull 3 and Rowdy Rathode. However, it failed to beat the opening day numbers of Gold (25.25 crores).
Heading for a huge opening weekend
Kesari has received superb reviews from the critics. It is one of the best films of Akshay Kumar in the last couple of years. With Akshay Kumar at his best, Kesari is here to rule the box office. I am expecting it to enter the 100 crore club by the end of the first weekend itself.
Kesari budget and box office economics
The total budget of Kesari including the promotion and advertising cost is 100 crores. Kesari will be considered a hit film if it crosses 130 crore mark. It will be called a super hit if it crosses 150 crores.