September 2, 2013
Satyagraha collects Rs 39 cr in opening weekend
Prakash Jha’s socio-political thriller ‘Satyagraha’ made a good start at the box-office. Released on Friday, the film has made Rs 11.21 crore at the box-office. It is Prakash Jha’s highest ever opening. He made outstanding movies like ‘Damul‘, ‘Mrityudand‘, ‘Gangajal‘, ‘Apaharan‘, ‘Raajneeti‘ ‘Chakravyuh‘.Starring Amitabh Bachchan, Ajay Devgn, Kareena Kapoor and Arjun Rampal in lead roles, the film has collected a total of Rs 39.12 crore in its opening weekend itself.
Trade analyst Taran Adarsh took to twitter to pen the film’s astounding figures.
“#Satyagraha collected Rs 39.12 cr nett in its opening weekend. Breakup: Fri 11.21 cr, Sat 13.08 cr, Sun 14.83 cr. Excellent growth!Having opened to approximately 2,400-2,500 screens across India, Satyagraha, in spite of having received mixed reviews from critics, is steadily continuing to climb the ladder at the Box Office, owing to positive word of mouth.