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Release Date 7 December, 2012
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Budget ₹60 crores
Box Office India ₹65 crores
Box Office Worldwide ₹97 crores
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Mansukh’s father runs a marriage bureau and considers that his son is good for nothing. In order to prove himself, Mansukh takes on the task of finding a match for a gangster’s daughter. Will he be able to prove himself to his father?

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Day-wise Box Office Collections

First Day₹8.62 crores
Saturday₹9.30 crores
Sunday₹11.36 crores
First Weekend₹29.29 crores
Monday₹6 crores
Tuesday₹5.02 crores
First Week₹46.37 crores
Second Week₹15.86 crores
Third Week₹1.18 crores
Lifetime India (net)₹65 crores
Worldwide Gross₹97 crores
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True Adj Domestic Net ₹151.45 (
) crores
True Adj Worldwide Gross ₹226.01 (
) crores

Movie Reception

Khiladi 786 opened strongly and grew extremely well over the first weekend. The film grossed Rs. 30 crores approximately in its first three days. On the weekdays also, the film held well and dropped very less due to which it crossed Rs. 45 crores in its first week.

The film also did well in the second week and witnessed a drop of around 66% from the week 1. It's total crossed Rs. 60 crores after the second week. The film could not do well in the third week and ended it box office journey on a decent note. Khiladi 786 didn't receive an excellent response in the overseas and only collected Rs. 97 crores as its worldwide collection.

Full Cast & Characters

Akshay KumarBahattar Singh (72) / Tehattar Singh (73)
AsinIndu Tendulkar
Himesh ReshammiyaMansukh Desai
Mithun ChakrabortyTatya Tukaram Tendulkar (TTT)
Raj BabbarSattar Singh (70) (Bahattar's father)
Mukesh RishiIkhatar Singh (71)
Manoj JoshiChampaklal (Mansukh's father)
Gurpreet GhuggiSukhi
Rahul SinghAzad Reddy
Sanjay MishraJeevanlal Praanlal D'costa
Johnny LeverInspector Bhalerao Kambli
Rajesh KhattarInspector Jugnu Singh
Mukesh TiwariJailor
Sejal ShahJigna (Champaklal's wife)
Bharti SinghMilli
Navin PrabhakarRaj (Asin's to-be husband whom she scares away)
Mushtaq KhanBhagat (Milli's brother)
Claudia Cieslaspecial appearance in song "Balma song"

Fun Facts & Triva

  • This is Akshay Kumar's 8th film with "Khiladi" in the title.
  • "Balma" song is used in the film by the music directors to play a tribute to the musician "RD Burman".
  • Nargis Fakhri, Illeana D'cruz, and Diana Penty were the first choice for the film but Asin got the role in the end.
  • Himesh Reshammiya worked as an actor as well as a producer in the film.
  • German model Claudia Ciesla made a special appearance in the song "Balma" from the film.
  • Salman Khan and Amitabh Bachchan were asked to play the lead roles which were later given to Akshay Kumar and Mithun Chakraborty.
  • The film was earlier titled as "Punjabi Rajnikant".
  • Mukesh Rishi made his comeback to the Bollywood with this film.

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