'War' becomes first film to enter Rs 300 cr-club this year
The film marched past Rs 300 cr-mark in 19 days after its release.
The film marched past Rs 300 crore-mark in 19 days, and became the first film this year to reach the mark.
Film critic and movie analyst Taran Adarsh shared updates on the Siddharth Anand-directorial, on Monday.
#War benchmarks... Crossed ₹ 50 cr: Day 1 ₹ 100 cr: Day 3 ₹ 125 cr: Day 4 ₹ 150 cr: Day 5 ₹ 175 cr: Day 6 ₹ 200 cr:… https://t.co/MG9HIb4rYb— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) 1571647342000
The total collection of the action-entertainer, which hit the screens on October 2, now stands at Rs 301.75 crore nett (Hindi: Rs 287.90 crore nett, Tamil and Telugu: Rs 13.85 crore nett).
#War biz at a glance... Week 1: ₹ 238.35 cr [9 days] Week 2: ₹ 49.65 cr Weekend 3: ₹ 13.75 cr Total: ₹ 301.75 cr… https://t.co/PXgfXEV4eV— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) 1571647317000
'War' is the third film produced by Yash Raj Films to cross the Rs 300 crore-mark in India after Salman Khan's 'Tiger Zinda Hai' (2017) and 'Sultan' (2016).
#War is 300 Not Out... #YRF’s third film to cross ₹ 300 cr, after #Sultan  and #TigerZindaHai ... [… https://t.co/cN1mfPQ2W8— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) 1571647288000
In an interaction with a news agency, Siddharth said, "It has been simply phenomenal to receive this kind of love and adulation from audiences. 'War' was made with the hope to give India its biggest original action spectacle and the entire team is ecstatic to get the desired result at the box office".
"When you have two of the biggest action superstars in your film, you would want your film to over deliver on audience expectations and make a big statement. We are overwhelmed that 'War' has become a must-watch film for the entire country. It is a moment to treasure and celebrate for all of us," he added.