Sonam Kapoor starrer Neerja is roaring at the box-office much to everyone’s surprise. From its opening day only Neerja film gathered many eyeballs in Worldwide theatres. Read on find the success journey of the flick along with its day-wise collection numbers.
With positive reviews from critics and audiences, Neerja recorded an amazing opening weekend numbers. As per online portal ‘Koimoi’ it grosses over Rs 116 crores at the Worldwide box-office.
The amazing numbers are backed by strong word of mouth publicity and speechless performance by its lead actors. As per online reports the film made at the mere budget of Rs 13 crore managed to collect Rs 22 crore in its 1st weekend only.
The film completed its 3rd weekend over the box-office and added another Rs 6.04 cr to its box-office numbers from Indian screens.
Friday – Rs 1.15 cr
Saturday – Rs 2.20 cr
Sunday – Rs 2.69 cr
Total (till 6th march): Rs 63.79 cr
Slowly and steadly Neerja is inching towards Rs 100 cr mark from Indian screens only. From Overseas screens another Rs 24.81 cr has been added to its box-office collections. The Trade Analyst ‘Taran Adarsh’ revealed the numbers through his official Twitter handle.
Neerja is a biopic based on the life of Neerja Bhanot, the air hostess who sacrificed her life while saving passengers on board the hijacked Pan Am flight 73. It is a tribute to that brave heart girl.
Neerja is touted to be Sonam’s best movie till now. It bagged second position in highest grosser of 2016 after Akshay Kumar starrer ‘Airlift’. Needless to say strong content driven and real incident based flicks are emerging out to be winners in 2016.