Drishyam 2 Box Office Day 23 (Early Trends): For the past three weeks the Ajay Devgn starrer crime thriller has taken the box office by storm and continues to rule the ticket windows despite new releases every week. Obviously, the film has emerged as a winner as well as ended the dry spell on the film business after consecutive box office failures.
Varun Dhawan’s Bhediya released on November 25—a week after the release of Abhishek Pathak’s crime thriller—but failed to make a mark at the box office despite receiving rave reviews from audiences and critics. Ayushmann Khurrana’s N Action Hero also failed to leave any impact at the ticket window.
As early trends come in, aJai Devgan starrer earned Rs 4.10-4.70 crore Drishyam 2 finally crossed the 23rd day Rs 200 crore mark, Earlier he had films like Golmaal Again and Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior 200 crores Club entrants to superstars.
Looking at the success of the film, the film is likely to collect around Rs 225 crore in its lifetime as one more week is left before Avatar 2 releases.
Talking about the film, Drishyam is an emotional thriller helmed by National Award winning director Nishikant Kamat. It is the Hindi remake of the blockbuster Malayalam film of the same name. The film, which released in 2014, deals with the story of Vijay Salgaonkar (Ajay), a cable operator whose life revolves around cinema and his family; wife Nandini (Shriya Saran) and daughters Anju and Anu. Tabu is playing the role of IG Meera Deshmukh in the film. In Drishyam, Ajay played the role of Vijay Salgaonkar, who protects his family at all costs after his daughter accidentally kills a boy.
After disposing of the boy’s body, Vijay removes all traces of evidence and then travels to Panaji with the family. They go to an ashram, watch a movie, and eat at a restaurant, making excuses. Drishyam 2Directed by Abhishek Pathak, the story follows.
Note: Box office numbers are based on estimates and various sources. The numbers have not been independently verified by Koimoi.