Director Kabir Khan's latest Hindi movie Ek Tha Tiger
(ETT) starring Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif in the leads
has done wonders at the Indian Box Office. The romantic action
thriller has shattered all previous collection records by raking in
Rs 120.84 crores nett in just six days. It is the first film from
Yash Raj banner to cross 100 crore mark.
Ek Tha Tiger has received a mind-blowing response in the opening
weekend. It has become the first film to collect Rs 100.16 crores
in the five day extended weekend. The breakup of its collection is
Rs 32.92 cr on Wed, Rs 14.5 cr on Thur, Rs 12.90 cr on Fri, Rs
16.75 cr on Sat and Rs 23.06 cr on Sunday.
Usually, business goes down on weekdays. But due to Eid, Monday
was a holiday for schools, colleges and most of the offices and
this turned out to be another big day for Ek Tha Tiger, which has
fetched good figures. The movie registered 85% to 100% occupancy at
both Single screens and multiplexes on Monday. As per the early
trends, Salman-Katrina starrer film has earned Rs 20.68 crore on
the sixth day.
However, Eid happens to be a very lucky eve for Salman Khan. His
previous movies like Bodyguard and Dabangg, which released during
Eid festival, have turned out to be Blockbusters with its
collections crossing Rs 100 crores. Now, his Ek Tha tiger has
joined the league and that too in a very short span of time. It has
become the fastest Rs 100 crore grosser movie.