Kick box office collection: Salman Khan starrer rakes in over Rs 26.40 crore on day 1

Sajid Nadiadwala’s directorial debut Kick has got cash registers jingling and we aren’t surprised. After all, it stars Salman…

Salman Khan, Jacqueline Fernandez, Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Randeep Hooda starrer Kick has stormed the Indian box office. The action flick hit the theaters yesterday and has literally created hungama at the ticket windows. We say so coz by the end of the day Kick managed to collect Rs 26.40 crore nett at the doemestic box office. Now that’s a huge number, right peeps? Film critic and trade analyst Taran Adarsh posted on Twitter, “Despite pre-Eid period + working day, #Kick opens to PHENOMENAL numbers. Fri – 26.40 cr+ nett. India biz. Note:- Early estimates.” That’s not all! Salman’s latest offering has fared extremely well oversees too. Adarsh further tweeted, “#Kick is the HIGHEST Salman Khan opener in USA-Canada. Collects $ 340,000 [Rs 2.04 cr] on Fri. AWESOME.”

Trade expert Komal Nahta also wrote on Twitter, “Kick day 1 over Rs. 26 crore in spite of Ramzan. Outstanding.” Well, this is just the start. We are pretty sure Salman Khan’s Kick will break quite a few records in the coming day. Right Bollywoodlifers?