The recently released sci-fi epic film Kalki 2898 AD is unstoppable at the box-office. While in India, the film raked in INR 392.45 crore net, the gross worldwide collections of the film stood at INR 700 crore after a week of its release. With this, the film has beaten the Shah Rukh Khan-starrer box-office extravaganza Jawan. While Jawan made INR 600 crore after a week of its release, Kalki 2898 AD, with INR 700 crore in its kitty, looks solid. ‘Kalki 2898 AD’ Movie Review: Prabhas, Deepika Padukone and Amitabh Bachchan’s Sci-Fi Film Is Far From Perfect but Impresses With Nag Ashwin’s World-Building (LatestLY Exclusive).

However, it is still behind RRR and KGF: Chapter 2. The huge overseas collections of Kalki 2898 AD are because of the Telugu-speaking diaspora. The film opened at the box office with INR 95.3 crore on June 27. After seven days of its release, the film witnessed a 76 per cent drop in its collections. The film earned INR 22.5 crore on Day 7. Out of this, the Telugu-speaking states formed a major chunk of the film’s collection in line with the initial trends. Prabhas 2.0: From ‘Saaho’ to ‘Kalki 2898 AD’, Ranking All Movies of the Pan-India Star Post ‘Baahubali 2’ From Worst to Best!

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It earned Rs 8.75 crore in Telugu on Day 7, followed by INR 11.3 crore in Hindi, according to industry tracker Sacnilk. Currently, the morning occupancy for 3D shows in Telugu for the film is 18.32 percent, with night occupancy of 43.14 percent. In Hindi, which is the second biggest market for the film, the morning occupancy for 3D shows is 13.80 percent, with 34.69 percent occupancy for night shows.

The film stars veteran Bollywood icon Amitabh Bachchan, veteran Tamil cinema icon Kamal Haasan, Telugu superstar Prabhas and Bollywood superstar Deepika Padukone. It also features a slew of cameos by film stars across the film industries of India.

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