Here's how Rustom and Mohenjo Daro have scored at the Box Office so far..
Last weekend witnessed a box office clash between two leading actors of Bollywood- Akshay Kumar and Hrithik Roshan. Their films Rustom and Mohenjo Daro hit the silver screens on August 12. Akshay's Rustom has emerged as a clear winner as Mohenjo Daro has failed miserably! Since day 1, Akshay Kumar's crime drama has been winning hearts. The film managed to collect Rs 14.11 crore on day one (Friday) while Mohenjo Daro minted over Rs 8.87 crore on the first day of its release. This, in itself was a clear indication who would win the rat race.
Over the weekend, Rustom's collection rose to Rs 16.43 crore on day two (Saturday) and Rs 19.88 crore on day three (Sunday).
Monday being a holiday (Independence day), Rustom enjoyed an extended weekend and continued to rock at the Box Office. As trade analyst Taran Adarsh revealed on Twitter, “#Rustom packs a SOLID PUNCH in its extended 4-day weekend… Emerges 2ND HIGHEST *opening weekend* grosser of 2016… #Rustom is winning hearts, winning the BO as well… Fri 14.11 cr, Sat 16.43 cr, Sun 19.88 cr, Mon 17.81 cr. Total: Rs 68.23 cr. India biz.
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Positive word of mouth has worked in favor of Akki's latest film. Not just that, ever since the beginning, most of the B-townies have been vouching for Akki's Rustom. From Arjun Kapoor, Varun Dhawan to Alia Bhatt; everyone in Bollywood were a part of Team Akshay. They even posted on Twitter showing their support for him.
With the given figures, it has become evident, that Akshay Kumar's Rustom has beaten Hrithik Roshan's Mohenjo Daro.
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