Kesari Lifetime Collection, Worldwide Box Office Verdict (Hit Or Flop): Kesari is Akshay Kumar’s first film to cross 150 crore mark in India.
Released on 21st March 2019, Akshay Kumar‘s period war drama film Kesari did exceptionally well at the domestic box office. It earned Rs 153 crore in its lifetime. It is Akshay Kumar Kumar’s first Bollywood movie to cross Rs 150 crore mark in India. Let’s have a look at Kesari lifetime box office collection and verdict.
Kesari Lifetime Box Office Collection: Milestones
|Schedule||Collection (in crores)|
|Lifetime Collection (India)||153 (nett)|
|Lifetime Collection (India)||181 (gross)|
|Lifetime Collection (Overseas)||22.5 (gross)|
Kesari Box Office Journey
Akshay Kumar starrer had a pretty good opening as it earned Rs 21.06 crore on its first day (Holi) despite limited morning and noon shows. However, the movie failed to record big growth over the first weekend.
With the collection of Rs 78.07 crore, it becomes the highest opening weekend grosser of 2019. It continued its good run and ended the first week on a positive note with the collection of 105.86 crores.
After a good extended opening week, the movie witnessed around a drop of around 70% in the collections in the second week. In the second week, Akshay Kumar film earned just Rs 29.66 crore.
With the release of John Abraham’s RAW, Kesari witnessed a considerable drop in the collections in the third week. It earned just Rs 11.69 crore in the third week. In the fourth weekend, the movie earned around 5 crores to take its total collection to Rs 150+ crores.
Kesari is Akshay Kumar’s fifth highest-grossing movie of all time after Housefull 4, Mission Mangal, Good Newwz and 2.0.
Kesari Lifetime Box Office Collection: Highlights
1) Third highest opening day grosser for Akshay Kumar after Gold (Rs 25.25 crore) and Mission Mangal (Rs 29.16 crore).
2) 6th highest opening weekend grosser of 2019 with the collection of Rs 77.56 crore.
3) 7th highest opening day grosser of 2019 with the collection of Rs 21.06 crore.
4) 9th highest opening week grosser of 2019 with the collection of Rs 105.86 crore.
5) 10th highest grossing movie of 2019 with the collection of Rs 153 crore.
Kesari Budget and Verdict
The total budget of Kesari including the promotion and advertising cost is 100 crores. With the collection of 153 crores, Kesari is a hit at the Indian box office.
Kesari Lifetime Worldwide Box Office Collection (Nett & Gross)
Worldwide Box Office collection of Kesari (nett): 153 crores + 22.5 crores = 185.5 crores
Worldwide Box Office collection of Kesari (gross): 181 crores + 22.5 crores = 203.5 crores
Final Verdict: Hit