Box office day 3: Vicky Kaushal’s Sam Bahadur continues with a strong take; Ranbir Kapoor’s Animal is set for a long run


Ranbir Kapoor’s Animal and Vicky Kaushal’s starrer Sam Bahadur released on the same day last Friday. Despite having a clash at the box office, both films have been giving a commendable performance at the box office.

Sam Bahadur has turned out to be the second-highest first-day opener for the actor after Uri: The Surgical Strike with a collection of Rs 6.25 crores at the domestic box office. The film has managed to earn Rs 25 crores in 3 days and continues to receive appreciation from the audience.

Here is the day-wise breakdown
Day 1: Rs 6.25 crores
Day 2: Rs 8.75 crores
Day 3: Rs 10.25 crores
Total = Rs 25.25 crores

Contrary, Ranbir’s Animal has been smashing the box office numbers and seems like it will go a long way. After crossing the mark of Rs 50 crores on its first day, the total collection for now stands at Rs 170 crores.

Here is the day-wise breakdown
Day 1: Rs 52 crores 
Day 2: Rs 56 crores 
Day 3: Rs 61.50 crores 
Total =   Rs 170 crores 

Both films were released on December 1, Animal has been directed by Sandeep Reddy Vanga whereas Sam Bahadur is Meghna Gulzar’s directorial.

Source: Sacnilk