Box Office: Ajay Devgn's Drishyam 2 keeps cash registers ringing; Amitabh Bachchan’s Uunchai finds its audience; Samantha’s Yashoda falters


Ajay Devgn, Akshaye Khanna, Shriya Saran and Tabu’s Drishyam 2 is going great guns at the box office. The film has received a massive opening at the theatres and on Day 2 has earned Rs 21.59 crores across India. With good word-of-mouth and stellar performances, the film earned Rs. 15.38 crore at the box office on its first Friday. The film has collected a smashing total box office number of Rs 36.97cr on Friday and Saturday and is expected to grow in numbers in the days to come.

Drishyam 2 is the remake of Mohanlal’s Malayalam hit of the same name and is appealing to the audience pan-India. The film is directed by Abhishek Pathak and also stars Rajat Kapoor, Ishita Dutta and Mrunal Jadhav.

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On the other hand, Amitabh Bachchan, Anupam Kher, Boman Irani, Neena Gupta, Parineeti Chopra, Sarika and Danny Denzongpa starrer Uunchai is looking to reap in rewards at the box office on Day 9 of its release. The film has found its audience and is looking forward to having a good weekend. The film has garnered Rs 20.75 crores at the box office. The film has been directed by Sooraj Barjatya and is produced by his production banner Rajshri Films along with Mahaveer Jain.

Meanwhile, Samantha Ruth Prabhu’s medical thriller Yashoda that had a good start and had collected nearly Rs. 20 crore in its first four days of release. However, soon after, the movie lost its momentum at the box office and struggled to even hit a crore on day 8, Yashoda is now inching close to Rs. 30 crore mark. However, as per trade analysts despite low collection the film will be a hit as it was made on a low budget.

(Source: Twitter/Agencies)