First 100 Cr Hindi Film for Rajinikanth

Tanya Cunningham
December 2, 2018

However, the movie, which was tipped to beat the box-office records of Director SS Rajamouli's monumental epic Baahubali-2 The Conclusion released in 2017, fell way short of the period film's first-day gross collection of approximately ₹155 crore. The Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar starrer that has released in over 10,500 screens has opened to packed houses across the globe. Rajinikanth will be seen reprising the role of doctor Vaseegaran and Chitti while Akshay will be making his South Indian cinema debut with an antagonist role. Amy Jackson plays a robot in the movie and is the only actress in the entire star cast of 2.0. However, things did not seem to have worked out between them and then the role eventually fell into Akshay's lap. "He tweeted, "#2Point0 remained strong on Day 2...

The film is being shot simultaneously in Tamil and Hindi respectively. The film has managed to rake in Rs 25 crores on its third day. Thursday ₹20.25 cr. India biz.

Though the film didn't collect a big number on its opening day, but it has surely bounced high on its 4th day.

According to the reports that have been doing the rounds, the film had enjoyed an equally good second day at the box office.

- Ramesh Bala (@rameshlaus) November 30, 2018#2Point0 Hindi Day 1 All-India Nett - Early Estimates are around ₹ 25 Crs. The film is believed to grossed around Rs 250 crore in its opening weekend worldwide.

Filmmaker Shankar's recently-released 2.0 is the costliest Indian movie made on an extravagant budget of over Rs 500 crore.

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