Starring Shahid Kapoor and Kiara Advani, Kabir Singh crossed Rs 250 crore and has become the maximum grossing Hindi film of 2019 till now. This movie is a remake of Arjun Reddy, a Telugu film.
The Sandeep Reddy Vanga directorial Kabir Singh released on June 21 and received mixed reviews from critics. But all the controversies cannot affect its box office report card.
Kabir Singh remained strong at the ticket window at the start of its 4th week in the race of box office, even as Super 30 starred Super 30 made a dent on its business, tweeted by trade analyst Taran Adarsh.
Taran Adarsh tweeted, “Kabir Singh stays strong, despite Super30 making a dent in biz (multiplexes specifically), total India business is Rs. 252.14 crore.
Kabir Singh box office collection at glance, tweeted by Taran Adarsh
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) July 13, 2019
Week 1: Rs. 134.42 cr
Week 2: Rs. 78.78 cr
Week 3: Rs. 36.40 cr
Total: Rs. 249.60 cr
All time blockbuster.
Taran also shared the highest collections of Kabir Singh’s journey. He wrote, “#KabirSingh benchmarks…
Crossed Rs. 50 cr: Day 3
Rs. 100 cr: Day 5
Rs. 125 cr: Day 7
Rs. 150 cr: Day 9
Rs. 175 cr: Day 10
Rs. 200 cr: Day 13
Rs. 225 cr: Day 16
Will cross Rs. 250 cr on Day 22
Kabir Singh is the story of the eponymous character, who is an intelligent surgeon dealing with issues of anger management and battling alcoholism. It was panned by film critics and it was called out by a number of cinephiles as a ‘misogynistic’ film which is promoting ‘toxic masculinity. On the other hand, the poor reviews did not change the box office film fate and it went on turn out to be the top-earning film of 2019 in three weeks only.