Mohanlal’s Drishyam was released on 2 February 2021 on the OTT platform.
Ajay Devgan’s Drishyam 2 has got a grand opening of Rs 15 crore.
Mumbai. After the release of Ajay Devgan’s crime thriller Drishyam in 2015, the audience had to wait 7 years for Drishyam 2. The effect of the first scene was such that within just 7 days of the release of the second part, the audience took it to Rs 100 crore club (Drishyam 2 Box Office Collection). Both these films of Ajay Devgn are remakes of South Indian star Mohanlal’s Drishyam. Now the audience will be waiting for its third part. Amidst all this, today we will discuss the box office collection of Mohanlal’s original and Ajay Devgan’s remake Drishyam 2.
First let’s talk about the total collection of South actor Mohanlal’s original Drishyam 2. This film by Mohanlal was released in February 2021 on OTT platform instead of theatre. of this film The digital rights were sold to Amazon Prime for Rs 25 crore, while its satellite rights were given to Asia Network for Rs 15 crore. In other words, the total earning of this film was Rs 40 crores. However, this film was made for Rs 20 crore. In this context, it earned a total of 20 crores. On the basis of earning more than the cost, it can be said that this film was a double block-buster.
Ajay Devgan left behind Mohanlal in 3 days
now let’s talk Ajay Devgan’s Drishyam 2’s collection so far. The opening of Drishyam 2 was tremendous. It had earned Rs 15 crore on the very first day. After this, it earned Rs 21 crore on Saturday and Rs 26 crore on Sunday. It is clear that the remake earned Rs 22 crore more than the original film in the first 3 days itself. Then on Monday also, the film raised the flag of success at the box office and earned a good amount of Rs 11.75 crore. After this, on the sixth day i.e. Wednesday, the film earned a whopping 22.24 crores. In simple words, this film of Ajay Devgan, Shreya Saran, Tabu earned Rs 95.99 crore in the first 6 days and in today’s figures, this film has crossed 100 crores and collected 104 crores.
Expected to earn Rs 103 crore by the weekend
Part one of Drishyam was directed by Nishikant Kamat and it had a total box office collection of Rs 91 crore. Drishyam 2 has been directed by Abhishek Pathak after the passing of Nishikant Kamat. In this, the story of the first part has been taken forward and the dead bodies have been uprooted. Before the interval, the film looks very scattered, but the events after the interval surprise the audience. Overall, Abhishek Pathak has fulfilled his responsibility very well. The film crossed the 100 crore mark on Thursday i.e. the seventh day. It is believed that by the end of the weekend, this film will earn Rs 103 crore.
There is a possibility of leaving Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2
It is expected from Drishyam 2 that it will leave behind the total collection of 184 crores of Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2. There itself, Sooraj Barjatya’s film ‘Unchai’ has so far earned Rs 25.22 crore. Starring Amitabh Bachchan, Anupam Kher, Neena Gupta and Boman Irani, it is expected that it will easily earn Rs 30 crore. Let us tell you that this year has not been anything special for Bollywood. Most of the films could not show great success at the box office. That’s why very few films were also released on the silver screen. In such a situation, the box office collection of both these movies will give a lot of relief to the filmmakers.
FIRST PUBLISHED : November 25, 2022, 12:02 IST