MS Dhoni - The Untold Story is a blockbuster in the true sense! The movie starring Sushant Singh Rajput has now entered its sixth day and even after that, the movie continues to rule the box office. The biopic made on the life of cricketer Mahendra Singh Dhoni has earned a total of Rs 88.63 Crores till now. And it is expected that this Sushant Singh starrer will enter Bollywood's prestigious Rs 100 Crores club very soon.
Talking about the same, Trade analyst Taran Adarsh wrote on micro blogging site Twitter, "#MSDhoniTheUntoldStory Fri 21.3 cr, Sat 20.6 cr, Sun 24.1 cr, Mon 8.51 cr, Tue 7.52 cr, Wed 6.6 cr. Total: ₹ 88.63 cr [Hindi+Tamil+Telugu]."
Also Read About The Records That Sushant's MS Dhoni Broke Below.
Second Highest Opener After Salman Khan's Sultan
Sushant Singh Rajput's MS Dhoni - The Untold Story is the second highest opener of 2016 by earning Rs 21.30 cr on its very first Friday. Salman Khan's Sultan is the first highest opener of the year.
Sushant Beats Shahrukh & Akshay
Shahrukh Khan‘s Fan collected around 19.20 cr on the first day of its release, while Akshay Kumar's Housefull 3 collected around Rs 15.21 cr and Rustom earned Rs 14.11 cr.
First Biopic To Do Phenomenal Business In The First Weekend
MS Dhoni: The Untold Story has beaten Priyanka Chopra's Mary Kom, Farhan Akhtar's Bhaag Milkha Bhaag and Sonam Kapoor's Neerja to become the highest weekend grossing biopic.
The Sushant Singh starrer collected Rs 66 cr in its first weekend. On the other hand, Bhaag Milkha Bhaag had earned Rs 32.08 cr, Mary Kom had collected Rs 28 cr and Neerja Rs 22.01 cr.
Sushant Singh Rajput's Most Successful Film
Sushant Singh Rajput has worked in films like Kai Po Che, Shuddha Desi Romance and Detective Byomkesh Bakshi but MS Dhoni is his most successful film till date.
First Biopic To Have The Highest Collections On Its Day Of Release
Sushant Singh Rajput's MS Dhoni did a great business on its very first day of release. The movie collected Rs 21.30 cr on its very first Friday.
Box Office Numbers
Sonam Kapoor's Neerja earned Rs 4.70 cr on its first day, Bhaag Milkha Bhaag collected Rs 9.05 cr and Mary Kom Rs 8.4 cr.
Expected To Cross 100 Crores
Many trade experts are claiming that MS Dhoni - The Untold Story will collect 100 Crores at the box office very easily. The movie has got good reviews from the critics and the word of mouth publicity is also helping the movie a lot.
Apart from Sushant Singh Rajput, MS Dhoni - The Untold Story also stars Disha Patani, Kiara Advani and Anupam Kher in the leading roles.
Well, we think that Sushant Singh Rajput is an exceptionally brilliant actor and he has given a mind-blowing performance in this Neeraj Pandey film. What about you readers?
MS Dhoni - The Untold Story earned Rs 8.51 Crores on Monday and on Tuesday it collected Rs 7.52 Crores at the Indian box office. However, on Friday (7th October) two more movies are releasing, Mirzya and Tutak Tutak Tutiya, which can give the biopic a tough competition.
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The fans have greeted the biopic of MS Dhoni with open hearts. Talking about the movie, director Neeraj Pandey told a leading daily, ''The offer came to me from our co-producer, Inspired Entertainment. We decided if we find a good story after the research then we would take a final call. After a number of meetings with Dhoni in 2014, we decided to go ahead with the project.''
"The first meeting was in Delhi, in between a cricket match, more than two years ago. I was pretty certain about the process - Dhoni and I will have one-to-one meetings and he would open up about certain aspects of his life even though those might not be included in the film. I have written it along with Dilip Jha," said Neeraj.