Shahid's romantic-cum-action drama film is on a record breaking spree at the box office. Kabir Singh, which is Shahid Kapoor's highest solo grosser of the year, earned over Rs 160 crore on Day 9 of its release. The movie continued its golden run after scoring massive numbers across India and earned in the range of Rs 16-18 crore on its second Saturday.
#KabirSingh had a HISTORIC second Saturday at the box office with the collection falling in the range of ₹ 16-18 cr nett. Film is heading towards ₹ 47-48 cr weekend-2. ALL TIME BlOCKBUSTER verdict is a given now. @shahidkapoor@Advani_Kiara@TSeries@KabirSinghMovie- Sumit kadel (@SumitkadeI) June 29, 2019
The official remake of the Telugu blockbuster Arjun Reddy, Kabir Singh had collected Rs 146.63 crore on the 8th day (Rs 12.21 crore on Friday), suggest reports. Kabir Singh had raked in over Rs 70 crore on its opening weekend and maintained its box office dominance even in its second week. Film trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted that Kabir Singh will not only cross the Rs 175-crore mark today but also achieve the rank of the third highest grosser of 2019.
#KabirSingh crosses ₹ 150 cr... Will cross ₹ 175 cr today [Day 10]... Now third highest grosser of 2019, surpassing *lifetime biz* of #Kesari and #TotalDhamaal... Trending better than #Padmaavat in Week 2... [Week 2] Fri 12.21 cr, Sat 17.10 cr. Total: ₹ 163.73 cr. India biz.- taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) June 30, 2019
Top 5 highest grossing films... 2019 releases...
3. #KabirSingh [still running]
[BO ranking as on 29 June 2019]June 30, 2019
Crossed ₹ 50 cr: Day 3
₹ 100 cr: Day 5
Will cross ₹ 150 cr today [Day 9]
It's difficult to guesstimate the *lifetime biz* of #KabirSingh, since the film refuses to slow down... Best trending film of 2019 [so far]. India biz. ALL TIME BLOCKBUSTER.- taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) June 29, 2019
Kabir Singh, which stars Shahid and Kiara Advani in the lead roles, was released on June 21 across 3,123 screens in India. It also stars Soham Majumdar, Arjan Bajwa, Suresh Oberoi, Kamini Kaushal and Nikita Dutta in pivotal roles. The film revolves around a hot-headed surgeon who spirals into alcoholism and drug addiction after his girlfriend leaves him. While the audience has been flocking to the theatres, critics have unanimously slammed the film for its misogyny and toxic masculinity.
Edited by Rupa Burman Roy