Prabhas and Shraddha Kapoor starrer 'Saaho' has been the talk of the town since the announcement. The trailer teaser and the songs of the film have received a lot of love from all the quarters. The film is considered one of the most anticipated films of the year. The multilingualism action flick is one most expensive films in the history of Indian cinema.
After a large number of pre-release buzz around the film, it has finally hit the theatres on August 30. However, the northern states faced a delay in the release owing to late delivery of 2K prints to theatres. And according to BoxOfficeIndia, 'Saaho' raked in Rs 24 crore on its opening day. The film performed well in Mumbai, Gujarat as well as Marathwada. The collection in the North was less due to the late arrival of the prints.
The report further states that the opening day collection is the third-best of the year in the Hindi market. On the other hand, for a Hindi-dubbed south film, is is the second-best after 'Baahubali: The Conclusion'. 'Saaho' has replaced Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar starrer '2.0' which was at the second position. Week 1* grosser of 2019 [Week 2] Fri 3.75 cr, Sat 4.60 cr, Sun 6.60 cr. Total: ₹ 130.98 cr Nett BOC. #India biz. #Hindi version.
Saaho (Hindi version) collections:
Opening Day: Rs 24.40 crore
End of Opening Weekend: Rs 79.08 crore
End of Week 1: Rs 116.03 crore
Monday (Day 11): Rs 2.50 crore
Tuesday (Day 12) : ?RS 3.50 crore
Week 2 Box office collection of Saaho Movie: ₹ 135 crore (approx)
Saaho makers UV Creations took to Twitter to share the worldwide box office figures of the film. They tweeted, Indias biggest blockbuster of the year. Can you imagine anything getting bigger than this
#Saaho crosses 400Cr+ at BOs worldwide