Akshay Kumar, Vidya Balan, Taapsee Pannu, Sonakshi Sinha, Nithiya Menen, Kirti Kulhari and Sharman Joshi starrer Mission Mangal is currently having a fabulous run at the Indian box office. The movie, which released on August 15 and garnered good reviews from the critics, has been in theatres for merely three days but its already racing towards the Rs 100 crore mark. After taking a massive opening on Thursday, the movie continued to get cash registers ringing on Friday and Saturday as well. Though day 2 was a normal working weekday, Mission Mangal earned Rs 17.28 crore and on Saturday the collections went up and the space drama ended up raking Rs 23.58 crore. Mission Mangal Box Office Collection Day 2: Akshay Kumar and Vidya Balan's Multi-Starrer Film Scores Big on Friday, Rakes in Rs 46.44 Crore
Announcing the updated figures, well-known trade analyst Taran Adarsh wrote on his Twitter timeline, "#MissionMangal witnesses superb growth on Day 3... Multiplexes of metros + Tier-2 cities are rocking... Mass circuits witness growth and should put up big numbers today [Sun]... Thu 29.16 cr, Fri 17.28 cr, Sat 23.58 cr. Total: ₹ 70.02 cr. India biz."
While Akshay's latest offering has stormed the ticket windows in India, the scenario isn't too different in international markets. Yes, the film has impressed the overseas audience too and therefore managed to mint Rs 10.13 crore in the first two days. Mission Mangal Box Office Collection Day 1: Akshay Kumar’s Space Drama Rakes in Rs 29.16 Crore, Becomes His Biggest Opener To Date
Coming back to the domestic box office, Jagan Shakti's directorial venture will definitely witness an upward trend in its collection on Sunday. But if the movie manages to surpass the Rs 100 crore mark, which seems quite possible, then it would be a big achievement for team Mission Mangal. So let's wait and watch how Akki starrer fares on the last day of its opening weekend.