Mumbai: Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif starrer “Tiger Zinda Hai” has roared loud at the Bollywood box office. The movie is sequel to the 2012 super-hit, Ek Tha Tiger and sent the cash registers ringing from the moment it was released. Even before the release of the film, the audience was much-excited for the release and the excitement could be seen when the halls were full on advance bookings.
The movie has collected Rs. 217.60 Crores since its release on December 22.
Noted film critic and trade analyst Taran Adarsh shared the collection figures on Twitter.
“#TigerZindaHai maintains a STRONG TREND… Now chasing the score set by #BajrangiBhaijaan [₹ 320.34 cr] and #Sultan [₹ 300.45 cr]… Biz expected to jump again on Sat [today], Sun and Mon [1 Jan]… [Week 2] Fri 11.56 cr. Total: ₹ 217.60 cr. India biz. #TZH”
The Hindi dubbed version of southern fantasy drama “Baahubali 2: The Conclusion” made exceptional earnings of Rs 510.99 crore, but in terms of Bollywood originals, the action entertainer “Tiger Zinda Hai” has raked in the highest numbers.
Directed by Ali Abbas Zafar, “Tiger Zinda Hai” is riding on incredibly positive audience reviews, read a statement from its production banner Yash Raj Films.
Salman and Katrina have teamed up for the first time after five long years and their pairing has got two thumbs up from audiences and fans alike.
Reliance Entertainment-backed “Golmaal Again” rounds up the top three Hindi movie grossers of 2017 with a lifetime collection of Rs 205.67 crore.