Singh is Bling- Akshay Kumar’s latest commercial success.
Singh is Bling is the fourth release this year of Akshay Kumar this year. So far Akshay Kumar had a decent run this year. The response for Baby was good while Gabbar got mixed reaction. Brothers which was slated to be good did average. The film was released on Friday and is doing quite well.
Over the weekend, Singh is Bling has raked 54.44 crores. On the first day, the movie collected 20.67 crores and around Rs 14.50 crore on Saturday. On Sunday, the movie earned almost 20 crores. Earning a whooping 54.44 crores in its first three days is slated to break a few BO records.
Here we present you with the list of BO records that the movie has broken.
Biggest opening for Akshay Kumar in 2015 – Brothers opened with 15 crore, Gabbar 13 crore and Baby a little over 9 crores; but Singh is Bling broke all the records when it opened to a whopping 20 crores.
Biggest opening for Akshay Kumar in his career – His previous opening record was of Rowdy Rathore which was around 15crore. Singh is Bling is way ahead of Rowdy Rathore. One major reason for this is that the film had a good recall value. It was a sequel of the hit movie Singh is King and this really worked well for the film.
The second highest opener for 2015 – After Bajrangi Bhaijaan took over the box office and became the biggest opener of the year, Singh is Bling comes second. The previous best was Akshay Kumar’s Brothers, but Singh is Bling broke the record hands down.
Consecutive 50 Crore weekends for Akshay Kumar – Akshay Kumar had a record weekend opening with brothers. The movie recorded 52.08 crores. This was the best weekend for Akshay Kumar but then came to Singh is Bling and earned 54.44 crores on the first weekend. This is the first time that Akshay Kumar had two consecutive movies released that raked more than 50 crores in its opening weekend.