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Total Votes: 111
Release Date 27 June, 2014
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Budget ₹35 crores
Box Office India ₹98 crores
Box Office Worldwide ₹149 crores
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A quiet, tough and ruthless man falls in love and his life changes. Just when things were smoothing, his lover falls prey to a serial killer. Guru takes on his journey of revenge, blurring the lines between good and evil. What is the mystery behind her murder? Will he succeed in getting even with her killer?

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Day-wise Box Office Collections

First Day₹16.43 crores
First Weekend₹48.75 crores
First Week₹72.65 crores
Second Week₹20.86 crores
Lifetime India (net)₹98 crores
Worldwide Gross₹149 crores
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True Adj Domestic Net ₹210.7 (
) crores
True Adj Worldwide Gross ₹320.35 (
) crores

Movie Reception

Ek Villain took an excellent opening and earned a strong total over the first weekend. It earned near Rs. 50 crores in its first three days and also held strongly over the weekdays. The film collected over Rs. 70 crores in its first week at the box office. The music of the film also contributed a lot to its success in the theatres.

Ek Villain movie also did an excellent business in the overseas and earned over Rs. 50 crores in the lifetime. It also held decently in the second week and witnessed a drop from week 1. The film ended its journey at the box office at Rs. 98 crores. It turned out to be one of the successful films of Sidharth Malhotra and Shraddha Kapoor's career.

Full Cast & Characters

Sidharth MalhotraGuru
Riteish DeshmukhRakesh Mahadkar
Shraddha KapoorAisha Verma
Shaad RandhawaCBI Officer Aditya Rathore
Aamna SharifSulochna Mahadkar
Prachi DesaiSpecial Appearance in the song "Awari"
Remo FernandasCaesar
Asif BasraAisha's Father
Rishina KandhariNurse
Kamaal Rashid KhanBrijesh(Special Appearance)

Fun Facts & Triva

  •  This is the first successful film of Riteish Deshmukh in a negative role.
  •  Ek Villain is the second film of the director, Mohit Suri to cross Rs. 100 crores at the box office.
  • The film was earlier names as Villain, however, later its name was selected as "Ek Villain".
  • Riteish Deshmukh used contact lens of different colors for the film.
  • Shaad Randhawa made his comeback to the Indian cinema with this movie.
  • The film is inspired from the Hollywood movie, I Saw the Devil.


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