Sandeep Reddy Vagga’s film Kabir Singh, starring Shahid Kapoor and Kiara Advani, had an amazing first Saturday and witnessed growth at the box office. The film earned ₹ 20.21 crores on its releasing day and became Shahid’s biggest opener till date.
Kabir Singh earning well on Saturday, in spite of India-Afganistan cricket match. According to trade experts, the film expects to cross ₹70 crores in its first weekend. It earned ₹22.71 crores on Saturday and now its total is ₹42.92 crores.
Film critic and trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted, “#KabirSingh is unstoppable and unshakeable… Continues its heroic run on Day 2… Scores big numbers, despite #INDvAFG #CWC19 cricket match.”
#KabirSingh is unstoppable and unshakeable… Continues its heroic run on Day 2… Scores big numbers, despite #INDvAFG #CWC19 cricket match… Eyes ₹ 70 cr [+/-] weekend… Fantastic trending PAN India… Fri 20.21 cr, Sat 22.71 cr. Total: ₹ 42.92 cr. India biz.
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) June 23, 2019
Kabir Singh first day collection surpassed Gully Boy opening day earning and it has become the biggest non-holiday opener of 2019. It is also the fourth biggest opener of this year after Bharat, Kalank, and Kesari.
Kabir Singh is the official Hindi remake of Telugu blockbuster movie Arjun Reddy.