The cast and crew of Mission Mangal are currently on cloud nine as the film has already entered Rs. 100 Crore club in less than a week after the release. The film actually released on Independence day is performing well at the box office. The film features Akshay Kumar, Vidya Balan, Sonakshi Sinha, Taapsee Pannu and others in lead roles. The film has already acquired Rs. 135.99 Crore at the box office.
The popular Trade Analyst namely Taran Adarsh posted a tweet that reads, '#MissionMangal witnesses growth on [second] Fri… Got a boost due to #Janmashtami festivities… Will hit ₹ 150 cr + cross *lifetime biz* of #Kesari *this weekend* [Akshay Kumar’s second highest-grossing film]… [Week 2] Fri 7.83 cr. Total: ₹ 135.99 cr. India biz.'
He further added, 'Akshay Kumar’s highest-grossing films… 1. #2Point0 [#Hindi] 2. #Kesari 3. #MissionMangal ⭐️ #MissionMangal will stake claim on No 2 position *this weekend*… Will #MissionMangal dethrone #2Point0 [#Hindi] from No 1 spot, only time will tell. India biz.'
Jagan Shakti is the director of the film and he directed the film based on the Mars Orbiter Mission by Indian Space Research Organization [ISRO]. This mission also known as Mangalyaan is a space probe orbiting Mars since the year 2014. Soon after the official release of the film, Mission Mangal has been receiving positive reviews from the audience as well as the critics.
Apart from Mission Mangal, Batla House is another film released on 15th August. Let's check the 9-day collection of Batla House film at the box office. The film features John Abraham in the lead role. Till Wednesday, the movie has acquired Rs. 62.06 Crore as per the reports. After the opening weekend, the collections of this film has been diminished gradually.
It's a film actually based on the real-life contentious Batla House that took place in the year 2008. Nikkhil Advani is the director of the film that features Mrunal Thakur, Nora Fatehi, Ravi Kishan in lead roles. Batla House hasn't received a massive response like Mission Mangal. However, it is performing well with decent collections at the box office till date. As per the reports, this film might have a tough time in coming days.