After a record breaking collection on day one, Akshay Kumar-starrer Singh Is Bliing saw a dip in earnings at the ticket windows on Saturday. However, the collections for Talvar -- a thriller directed by Meghna Gulzar based on the 2008 Aarushi-Hemraj double murder case in Noida - increased, compared to its first day run.
Singh is Bliing, choreographer Prabhudheva’s latest directorial venture, collected Rs 14.50 crore on Saturday while the Irrfan Khan-Konkona Sen-starrer Talvar earned mere Rs 2.75 crore.
#Talvar witnessed an upward trend on Sat, after national holiday on Fri. Thu previews 50 lacs, Fri 2.50 cr, Sat 2.75 cr. Total: ₹ 5.75 cr.— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) October 4, 2015
On the day of release, Singh is Bliing made a collection of Rs 20.67 crore while Talvar earned Rs 2.5 crore on the ticket windows.
Made on an estimated budget of Rs 92 crores, Singh Is Bliing has collected a total of Rs 35.17 crore in two days while Talvar has earned Rs 5.75 crore. With its estimated budget standing at Rs 16 crore, Talvar also collected Rs 50 lakhs from paid previews on Thursday.
#SinghIsBliing Fri 20.67 cr, Sat 14.50 cr. Total: ₹ 35.17 cr. India biz... Biz should escalate on Sunday.— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) October 4, 2015