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88 8.8 10
Total Votes: 125
Release Date 31 July, 2015
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Budget ₹58 crores
Box Office India ₹70 crores
Box Office Worldwide ₹110 crores
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A murder has been committed. What measures will the protagonist take to save his family from the dark side of the law? How the family survives the violent investigation by police forms the rest of the story, resulting in an unpredicted and shocking climax.

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Day-wise Box Office Collections

First Day₹5.87 crores
First Weekend₹24.95 crores
First Week₹39.97 crores
Second Week₹16.71 crores
Lifetime India (net)₹70 crores
Worldwide Gross₹110 crores
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True Adj Domestic Net ₹139.3 (
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True Adj Worldwide Gross ₹218.9 (
) crores

Movie Reception

Drishyam's superb content not only won it positive reviews from the critics but also it received an excellent word of mouth from the audience. The film opened strongly and witnessed a good growth over the first weekend. After completing its first week on a solid note, it declined on decent grounds and remained strong at the box office.

The stronghold of the film in its lifetime ensured a total of Rs. 70 crores in the domestic market. Also, it held well in the overseas market and its total earning in the world crossed Rs. 100 crores. Because of its powerful performance in the theatres, it was declared a super-hit film by the critics.

Full Cast & Characters

Ajay DevgnVijay Salgaonkar
TabuInspector General Meera Deshmukh
Shriya SaranNandini Salgaonkar
Ishita DuttaAnju Salgaonkar, Vijay and Nandini's adopted and elder daughter
Mrinal JadhavAnu Salgaonkar, Vijay and Nandini's younger daughter
Kamlesh SawantSub-Inspector Laxmikant Gaitonde
Rajat KapoorMahesh Deshmukh (Meera's Husband)
Prathamesh ParabJosé, Vijay's Assistant at Mirage Cable Network
Rishabh ChaddaSameer 'Sam' Deshmukh (Mahesh And Meera's Son)
Vikas KumarAlex, Sam's Friend
Sharad BhutadiyaMartin Uncle

Fun Facts & Triva

  • It's the remake of a Malayalam film of the same name.
  • Ishita Dutta (younger sister of Tanushree Dutta) made her debut in Bollywood with this film.
  • While shooting, Tabu & Ajay Devgan revived their childhood memories as they grew up together in the same area in Juhu.
  • Ajay found the script so impressive that he immediately agreed to do the film. It took just 30 seconds to decide.
  • The trailer of this film was launched through a game made on it.

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