Indian star Sunny Deol is on a high as the worldwide collections for his latest film – the Hindi movie Gadar 2 – crossed $52 million at the global box office in nine days since it released in theatres on August 11. In India, the movie has grossed $48 million.
In India, the film is riding on major nostalgic value and managed to score a humoungous $3.8 million on Saturday, the ninth day. Gadar 2 earned $2.5 million on its second Friday in India. By the end of its first week, the film collected gross earnings of $ 40 million in Indian markets while it collected $45 million globally.
Gadar 2 is now the third highest-grossing Indian film of 2023. It has toppled Adipurush that grossed $47.5 million. Rajinikanth’s recent Tamil film, Jailer has reached the second slot on the list with a worldwide gross earnings of $58 million.
With an opening of $4.9 million in India alone, Gadar 2 is the second highest-opening Indian film of 2023. Shah Rukh Khan’s Pathaan remains at the top with an opening collection of $6.6 million in India. Gadar 2 ran full-houses in several cities and towns across India throughout the first week of its release and the footfall continues to be significantly high even in the second weekend.
Gadar 2 registered its highest single-day collection on August 15, when India celebrated Independence Day. With a $6.2 million nett collection in India alone, it surpassed even its first day opening of $4.9 million.