The film has emerged an ALL TIME BLOCKBUSTER in India…
Neel Sethi’s The Jungle Book has been one of the best films to hit the screen this year and people have loved it very much. After it received fabulous reviews, the film got a great public response and even better collections at the box office. Today, May 27, The Jungle Book completes 50 days in Indian theatres, which is a rare feat in today’s competitive market and the first of its kind for any Hollywood film in India. So, we take a look at all the records it has smashed till now…
# 3rd biggest opening day for Hollywood movies
After Furious 7 (Rs 12 crore) and Avengers: Age of Ultron (Rs 10.98 crore), The Jungle Book became the third biggest opener for Hollywood films in India as it collected Rs 10.20 crore on day one.
# 4th biggest opening day for 2016
The Jungle Book also became the the 4th biggest opener of 2016 after Fan (Rs 19.20 crore), Airlift (Rs 12.35 crore) and Baaghi (Rs 11.94 crore).
# Biggest single day ever for a Hollywood film
The film also had the biggest single day collection for a Hollywood movie as it earned Rs 16.61 crore on the first Sunday.
# 2nd biggest weekend for a Hollywood movie
After Furious 7 (Rs 50.05 crore – 4 days weekend), The Jungle Book became the 2nd highest weekend grosser as it earned Rs 40.52 crore in 3 days.
# Biggest for 3 day weekend for Hollywood movie
However, The Jungle Book is the highest Hollywood grosser for a three day weekend, as Furious 7 had a four day weekend.
# 3rd biggest weekend for 2016
After Fan (Rs 52.35 crore) and Airlift (Rs 44 crore), The Jungle Book also became the third highest grosser in India for 2016 till now.
# Highest first week for a Hollywood film
The film collected Rs 74.64 crore in 7 days to become the highest Hollywood grosser for the first week.
# 2nd Highest week for 2016
It also became the 2nd highest week 1 grosser for 2016 in India after Airlift (Rs 83.5 crore).
# Highest grosser
The film overtook Airlift (Rs 127.8 crore) on day 15 to become the highest grosser of 2016 till date and since then no film has been able to touch the total collection of Rs 183.94 crore that it has amassed till today (day 50)
# It is now the biggest Hollywood grosser ever
# It is also on number 9 in the all-time grossers India
# It has also the biggest 4th, 5th, 6th and 7th best weekend collections in India and also the biggest ever 4th,5th ,6th week collections in India
# Biggest weekend for any 2K release in India
Also check out BollywoodLife’s review of The Jungle Book in the video right here: