Bajirao Mastani 8th Day Collection 8 Days BM 2nd Friday Box Office Business and Occupancy Report: Bollywood has always been open to periodic dramas and huge budget films among which some of them impressed the audience. Movies like Ashoka and Veer failed to make any impact, but some of the films have collected huge money. (see: Loafer collections.)
The recent result of periodic drama Baahubali: The Beginning made the filmmakers make their moves towards periodic epics. Baahubali: The Beginning has been made on a budget of Rs 160 crores and the movie grossed over Rs 600 crores across the world. Rajamouli directed the film and Prabhas, Anushka, Rana Daggubati, Tamannah played the lead roles in the flick.
Bajirao Mastani 8th Day Collection8 Days BM 2nd Friday Box Office
Talented filmmaker, Sanjay Leela Bhansali has been entertaining the audience with his versatile films and he has preferred periodic dramas and big ticket films. He scored massive hits in his recent times except Saawariya which marked the debut of Ranbir Kapoor and Sonam Kapoor in Bollywood. His last outing Ram Leela impressed the audience big time though it has been criticized by a section of the audience.
Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone played the lead roles in the talkie which is said to be a love story. The sizzling chemistry and the performance by Ranveer and Deepika are said to be the major highlights of the movie. Sanjay Leela Bhansali produced the film on Bhansali Productions which collected Rs 100 crores all over.
Sanjay Leela Bhansali has come up with his next movie BajiraoMastani which is said to be a periodic drama and is the life story of Peshwa Bajirao. The flick is about the love story of warrior king Bajirao who never lost a battle in his life. Ranveer Singh played Peshwa Bajirao in the film and Deepika Padukone reprised the role of Mastani.
Priyanka Chopra played Kashi Bai in the talkie and Sanjay Leela Bhansali himself composed the music. BajiraoMastani has been made on a budget of Rs 210 crores and the makers have spent a bomb on the budget of the film.
BM collected Rs 12.80 crores on its first day which has been decent all over. Though the movie opened with 50% occupancy on its first day, the film increased the occupancy during the weekend. The flick has been quite strong on the weekdays and Bajirao Mastani collected Rs 86.15 crores in its first week.
8 Days BM 2nd Friday Box Office
Bajirao Mastani 8th Day Collection – Rs. 10.52 cr [early estimates]
BM 8 Days Box Office Collections – Rs. 86.15 + 30 cr [domestic + overseas] (to be updated)
The collections have been remarkable when compared to the first day and the word of mouth has been hugely positive all over. The movie collected Rs 15.5 crores on its eighth day as it is a holiday. Bajirao Mastani collected Rs 101.65 crores in 8 days which has been phenomenal.
Sanjay LeelaBhansali is the producer and he produced the movie on Bhansali Productions. Eros International presented the film and co-produced BajiraoMastani.