The film earned Rs 38 crore in just two days and is eyeing the weekend to keep the cash registers ringing. The advance booking of the film had already broken records and it is being said that the makers have already earned over Rs 120 crore from the advance booking itself. According to the reports that came in, 2.0 went on to cross the 100-Crore mark on its very first day at the worldwide box office. The movie managed to collect around Rs 80 crore on its first day in which the Hindi version of the film opened up with Rs 20.25 crore alone. Circuits that were performing okay/low have picked up.
Rajinikanth's ambitious sci-fi saga 2.0 has been one of the most anticipated films of 2018. In TN as a whole, the film has grossed close to 18 CR which is Rajini's 2nd best opener in the state below Kabali, but Shankar's career best. It is the first Indian 3D movie directed the great director Shankar. The film marks the return of Dr Vaseegran and Chitti and witnesses the emergence of an ever-so-powerful villain in Akshay Kumar as Pakshiraja.
After a slow start at the box office, Rajinikanth-starrer 2.0 seems to have gathered pace at the beginning of the weekend. The film was produced by Lyca Productions and the music for the film is by AR Rahman.
It can be recalled, as Rajinikanth's film hit the theatres on Thursday (November 29), fans celebrated like there is no tomorrow. Total:? 63.25 cr. India biz.
Filmmaker Shankar's recently-released 2.0 is the costliest Indian movie made on an extravagant budget of over Rs 500 crore.