Riding high on expectations, Salman Khan-Nazawuddin Siddiqui-Randeep Hooda-Jacqueline Fernandes-starrer Kick has emerged the biggest opener of the year.
As per trade analyst Taran Adarsh, Sajid Nadiadwala's directorial debut has collected Rs 26.4 crore on the day of its release (early estimates).
Kick surpasses the day one box office figure for Salman Khan's earlier release Jai Ho that made Rs 17 crore on one day. Riding on good word-of-mouth and mixed reviews, the film picked up further on Saturday, collecting Rs 27.15 crore at the ticket windows.
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Apart from the Rs 53.55 crore domestic collections, Kick is also faring well at the international ticket windows. It earned $340,000 (Rs 2.4 crore) in USA-Canada and $ 272,000 (Rs 1.53 crore) in the UAE on Friday alone.
Made on an estimated budget of Rs 100 crore, Salman's latest film is on its way to make record collections on Sunday as well. Watch this space for more.
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