The megastar Akshay Kumar’s much-awaited Padman finally released after postponing several times since December 2017 and received rave reviews from critics and audiences. The top film analyst Taran Adarsh gave four stars out of five and called it a winner in his one-word review.
Padman releases in 2750 screens across India because Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s expensive project Padmaavat yet to release in many theaters. Including 500 screens overseas, Padman released in 3350 theaters worldwide.
The film analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted “#PadMan has a DECENT start… Fri ₹ 10.26 cr… The biz, expectedly, picked up towards evening/night shows… The journey ahead is crucial… Sat + Sun should witness strong growth for a good weekend total… India biz“.
The controlled budget film Padman 1st Day Box Office Collection is Rs 10.26 Crore at Indian Box Office and the opening day collection shows Padman will be a super hit soon as collected this amount from just 2750 screens.
Akshay Kumar hit consecutively five centuries at Indian Box Office while eight in his career, now Padman seems 6th in a row and 9th 100 Crore film of Akshay Kumar. Lets’s how day it takes to reach 100 crore mark at domestic.
Khiladi Kumar’s last release Toilet: Ek Prem Katha was also a social drama took eight days to reach 100 Crore at domestic or became his fastest 100 Crore grosser in India. f we will compare Toilet Ek Prem Katha and Padman Box Office collection, TEPK released in 3500 plus theaters and opened with Rs 13.10 Crore.
So Padman is doing better than record-breaking Toilet Ek Prem Katha and may become Akshay Kumar’s Highest Grossing Movie till the date, TEPk is currently on top with Rs 133.60 Crore.