The film saw a HUGE growth on the third Saturday...
Neel Sethi's live animation film -
has been loved by one and all and ever since it released on April 8, the film has been doing very well at the box office. The film crossed the Rs 100 crore mark on the second weekend and throughout week 2, it maintained a good occupancy. The film was threatening to overtake The Jungle Book Akshay Kumar's since a while now and after seeing a HUGE growth on the third Saturday (day 16), The Jungle Book overtook the superstar's film collections to become the HIGHEST grosser of 2016 till date. Airlift
As trade analyst Taran Adarsh mentioned in his tweet, "#TheJungleBook surpasses the biz of #Airlift... Emerges the HIGHEST GROSSER of 2016 *so far*... Note: Hindi films. India biz." It is surprising to see a Hollywood film do so well at our domestic box office and also overtaking a Bollywood film to become the highest grosser of the year. But the fact that
and mowgli have been an integral part of every Indian, this was bound to happen. The Jungle Book
In fact, the film is now set it eyes on the Rs 150 crore mark after seeing a HUGE growth on day 16. The third Sunday will also be a good one for the collections and with
Shah Rukh Khan's failing to ring in the audience and this week's releases not doing that great, The Jungle Book is all set to rule another week. Fan
The film added Rs 6.65 crore this Saturday, to take its total collection to Rs 132.96 crore in 16 days! As Taran Aadarsh added, "#TheJungleBook is now aiming for ₹ 150 cr... [Week 3] Fri 3.58 cr, Sat 6.65 cr. Total: ₹ 132.96 cr nett. India biz. BLOCKBUSTER! Sunday to Saturday growth in biz of #TheJungleBook is 85.75%, which is HUMONGOUS. India biz."
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