One of the most controversial films, Padmaavat, has given a befitting reply to its critics. Right from the first day, it has shown a good character at the box office. Despite facing a lot of problems before its release, it finally manages to prove itself right in the eyes of the entire nation. The first two day collections are the evidence of it. Let’s have a look at Padmavat 3rd day collection early estimates in details.

The Audience Verdict – Padmaavat is a Winner

On an opening day, people were scared due to the violent attitude of Karni Sena followers. And this restricted the moviegoers to visit their nearby theaters. But as soon as the things get easier and an air of the film being Pro Rajput spread all around. The footfalls in the theaters showed an increase in its numbers. Clearly, due to full support of the audience, Padmaavat has given a tight slap on the face of its opposition.

Wonderful Performance – Could Have Set New Records

Due to less number of openings at some places in major cities, the film’s collection has got affected. Had it been a peaceful release, it would have set a new opening day record at the box office. The film is getting a strong response right from the paid preview shows. On Wednesday, it collected Rs. 5 crores in just evening shows and the next day earning stood at Rs. 19 crores. The ban in 3 states and limited screens in some of the places affected its collection adversely.

Padmavat 3rd Day Collection

Padmavat 2nd-day collection took best possible advantage of National Holiday. The film witnessed around 65% growth on Friday and crossed the mark of Rs. 30 crores. This number could be around Rs. 40 crores if it had received peaceful environment on its release.

Thanks to a smart release strategy of its filmmakers, Padmaavat has done a wonderful job in the overseas market. The total collection of UK, Australia, Germany, and New Zealand exceeds Rs. 8 crores mark, which is not a small amount. Its collection in the Australian market is Rs. 4.65 due to a strategic approach by the filmmakers.

3rd Day Early Estimates

On its third day, the film is expected to witness a good growth as is a prevalent trend for a good film over every Saturday. Also, it is bank holiday today so it would benefit the film. Keeping in mind the first two days performance of the film, Padmavat 3rd day collection is most likely to cross Rs. 25 crores mark. Which other words means at least 30% growth from Friday. Till Sunday, it should reach around Rs. 120 crores. This is very important, keeping in mind the production budget of the film. More updates will be made available soon.

Update: The final collection of Padmavat for Saturday is Rs. 27 crores.


First Published on: 15:31 pm - 27, Jan 2018
Author: author image Piyush Chugh
Piyush Chugh is an established film critic, and Bollywood Trade analyst. He brings to you the latest box office news and collection updates.
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