Raksha Bandhan Box Office Day 9 (Earning Trends): The Akshay Kumar-led comedy-drama released on Thursday with much fanfare and was expected to hit the theater screens till Vijay Deverakonda’s Ligar. However, the film failed to impress the audience.
Despite the massive marketing and promotional activity, Aanand L Rai Directing only managed to collect Rs 28.61 crore during the extended weekend. independence day holiday collection recorded 6.31 crores Only. The film then went down in the dumps since Tuesday and is sailing to the bottom.
Now the collection of Raksha Bandhan stands Rs 38.72 crore, Ideally, this should have been the first three-day collection. Now the film’s earnings are likely to be less than 40 crores Life span. Since Taapsee Pannu’s film Dobara releases today, the Khiladi Kumar starrer will have limited screens.
Anurag Kashyap’s film could very well be a swan song Akshay Kumarfilm at the box office. Raksha Bandhan earns with the initial reports of trade Rupee. 75 lakh , 1 crore on Friday. The collection will hardly make any difference to the overall collection of the film.
Ahead of the theatrical release of Khiladi Kumar’s film, the makers announced that the film’s OTT release has been postponed by a few months. Now it’s waiting to be seen if that still holds true or if the film could come out digitally soon.
It is also worth noting that Raksha Bandhan is also Akshay Kumar’s third film to do poorly at the box office after Bachchan Pandey and Samrat Prithviraj. Aamir Khan’s Laal Singh Chaddha, which released on the same day, is also doing poorly at the box office.
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